The perfect first stop on your trip to Cedartown is the Welcome Center located downtown just off the Silver Comet Trail. Parking is available on-site. Inside the welcome center, there are brochures, maps, public restrooms and vending machines. Cyclists will find a bike station outside. The depot building also houses history on local legend Sterling Holloway, the voice of Winnie the Pooh, who grew up in the area.
This popular cycling trail is marked in dark green on our maps and runs 61.5 miles from Smyrna to Alabama. The state line is 10 miles west of the Cedartown Welcome Center. At that point, the Silver Comet Trail continues as the Chief Ladiga Trail for another 34 miles to Anniston, AL.
Rudy’s was opened in 2020 by local entrepreneur Rudy Martinez. His mother, Rosa, owns a nearby produce business. Rudy’s food stand serves Mexican street food straight from his own family recipes.
HOURS: Thursday 11 a.m to 3 p.m. Friday & Saturday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday – Wednesday CLOSED
ADDRESS: 29 N Main St, Cedartown, GA 30125
The home of the former Cedartown Coca-Cola Bottling Company is now a museum that pays tribute to one of the world’s most recognizable brands. A local family purchased the downtown building in 2014 and restored it to house a massive collection of Coca-Cola memorabilia. The Cedartown Museum of Coca-Cola Memorabilia showcases a rotating, and growing, collection of iconic items that tell the story of the 130-year-old company.
HOURS: Thursday – Saturday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
ADMISSION: $5 Adults
Historical markers at Big Spring Park in Cedartown note that the area around the spring was first inhabited by the Cherokee. The spot would later become a military camp where Cherokee were held before being forced to deportation camps in Tennessee and later marched to Oklahoma. Plaques remind visitors of the location’s role in the Trail of Tears. Today the spring provides water for 10,000 people in Northwest Georgia. There are covered picnic tables on-site.
Bussey’s is a hometown florist and gift shop owned by Todd and Kim Bussey. The downtown, family-owned business was started by Todd’s mom in 1976. The family also owns a sister store just north of Cedartown in Rome, GA.
HOURS: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday CLOSED
PHONE: (770) 748-4055
ADDRESS: 302 N Main St, Cedartown, GA 30125