Presidential Pathways / Albany

Albany Welcome Center

112 N. Front Street
Albany, GA 31701

229-317-4760 | 866-750-0840
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Stop by for information and brochures, to watch the film, 'From the Heart of Southwest Georgia', and pick up Albany souevnirs and cooking items inspired by Albany native and queen of southern cuisine, Paula Deen.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 12:00PM - 4:00PM
    Monday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

    Designations

    Regional Visitor Information Center Program-Certified Welcome Centers

    Facility Amenities

    Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Concessions, Free Parking, Public Restrooms

    General Information

    Handicapped Accessible, Open Year 'Round

    Group Amenities

    Group-friendly, Motorcoach-friendly

    Information/Services Provided

    Bike Rentals, Maps/Brochures/Guides, Vacation Planners, Welcome Center

    Near Interstate Highway

    520, 75, 85

    Payment Options

    Mastercard, Visa

    Service Type

    Convention & Visitor Bureau (CVB)

    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages

Events

  • Imagination Theater Showtimes

    Imagination Theater Showtimes

    03/14/2014 - 12/31/2014

    The Imagination Theater is now showing 'MicroPlanet', 'Fire Ants: The Invincible Army', and 'Alligator Kingdom'.

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  • Dive Shows

    Dive Shows

    03/15/2014 - 12/31/2014

    Did you know that you can watch divers hand-feed the fish in our blue hole every Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.? Staff and/ or volunteers are also on-hand to answer questions. Recently, our divers have begun playing tic-tac-toe with the audience!

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  • Good Life Drum Circle

    Good Life Drum Circle

    03/15/2014 - 12/27/2014

    Bring your rhythm, drums or other percussion instruments and chairs. If you don't think you have rhythm we will help you find it. If you don't have a drum or other percussion instruments, we will share what we have. Fun for the entire Family. No drumming experience necessary, just the willingness to share. See you at the drum circle!!

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  • Epic of Flight: A Folk Tale

    Epic of Flight: A Folk Tale

    08/22/2014 - 11/29/2014

    Evan Jones, a native of Cashiers, North Carolina, was inspired by a book series called 'The Epic of Flight' which chronicles the history of human aviation.

    According to his artists' statement for this exhibit, he was interested in making associations between birds and airplanes. Growing up, he has always been fascinated with vintage warplanes and by bird watching his mother's bird feeder, waiting to see what would visit.

    By focusing on these emotional connections, Jones added an... read more

  • Fishing Rodeo

    Fishing Rodeo

    10/01/2014 - 10/01/2014

    Join us at Ken Gardens Pond for a fishing rodeo. The pond is stocked with channel catfish by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Division. This event is free to the public. Georgia fishing license is required (ages 16 years and older). Kids must have adult supervision.

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  • Family Day

    Family Day

    10/04/2014 - 10/04/2014

    The Albany Recreation & Parks Department and the Albany Museum of Art present "Family Day" on Saturday, October 4, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the AMA. Come out for fun family activities, including arts & crafts, outdoor games and relay races. Tour the exciting exhibits in the AMA's galleries. This is a free event. Please note that all children must be accompanied by an adult.

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  • Run for Wounded Heroes

    Run for Wounded Heroes

    10/11/2014 - 10/11/2014

    Kids 1 Mile Fun Run Awards: All participants under the age of 14 will receive a medal. In addition, a trophy will be presented to the Overall Male and Female Runner under the Age of 14.

    5K and 10K Awards: Trophies will be given to the top 5K and 10K runners, male and female. Trophies to the top Master runner, male and female runners over 40 and Grand Masters for over 50 in the 5K and 10K. Medals given to the top three male and female finishers in 16 age groups in the 5K and 10K race. read more

  • 41st Artesian City Car Club

    41st Artesian City Car Club

    10/18/2014 - 10/18/2014

    Registration 9AM-11:30AM; Judging 12:30PM-2PM; Trophies & Awards 3PM

    Music by After Hours Production

    first 75 entrants receive Dash Plaques & Goody bags! Door prizes!

    1st & 2nd Place Trophies in 31 classes for judged entries* (Other classes may be added/combined at judges' discretion. Contact show officials for detailed information.)

    "Best of Show Custom", "Best of Show Original", "Best Presentation"

    $5 cash prize for "Best Club Participation"

    Cash Pr... read more

  • Cancer STOMP

    Cancer STOMP

    10/18/2014 - 10/18/2014

    Join us for our 2nd annual Cancer STOMP Walk & Carnival event. Support the Cancer Coalition of South Georgia, your local cancer organization, and celebrate cancer survivors in our community!

    This one-mile reflective walk begins at 9:00 a.m. Carnival and activities for kids begins at 10 a.m.

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  • Judgement House, 2014

    Judgement House, 2014

    10/19/2014 - 11/01/2014

    Byne Memorial Baptist Church presents Judgement House 2014: Reckoning! Judgement House is a dramatic walk-through about the results of people's choices and the consequences in this life and beyond. The Judgement House presentations will begin at 6 p.m. and will take place in a series of rooms portraying different scenes that combine to tell a story relevant to current events happening throughout the world today. The presentation last approximately 45 minutes. Judgement House is not a haunted ... read more