Area Information

Located in the far southern portion of the state, Lowndes County is home to the Cypress Lakes Community as well as thriving businesses, excellent education, expert medical care, and vast opportunities for recreation, entertainment, and the arts. Conveniently located off Interstate 75, Cypress Lakes affords it’s residents a magnificent variety of sports and leisure hubs while offering great convenience for travel to preferred destinations including beaches, golf courses, or area theme parks making it the perfect setting to work, get an education, raise your family or just have fun. Come discover the area around our vibrant community.

See

  • Lowndes County Historical Museum: Displays the heritage of Valdosta and Lowndes County. Maintained by the Historical Society of Lowndes County.
  • Dosta Playhouse: Featuring various performances throughout the year by Theatre Guild Valdosta.
  • Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts: Features four galleries with rotating exhibits along with a permanent gallery featuring East African art.
  • Valdosta State University Fine Arts Gallery
  • Valdosta State University Theatre: Productions featured September through May.

Do

  • Wild Adventures: Family-friendly theme park and zoo.
  • Golf: Stone Creek golf course
  • Golf: Kinderlou Forest Golf Club host of Nationwide Tour Southern Classic
  • Morven Music Hall: Live music, dancing. No smoking, no alcohol.
  • Theatre Guild Valdosta: Community theater in Valdosta. TGV produces four shows per season, plus two children’s' shows. Located in the 'Dosta Playhouse in downtown Valdosta.
  • Grand Bay Wildlife Management Area: There are hiking trails, a 2,000-foot boardwalk and a 54-foot observation tower that overlooks open prairie and a heron rookery. Water lovers enjoy the canoe trail and boating through the Blackgum Swamp.

Learn

  • Valdosta State University
  • Georgia Military College
  • Wiregrass Technical College
  • Lowndes County School Systems

Shop

  • Colonial Mall Valdosta
  • Downtown Valdosta

Stay Healthy

  • Smith North view Hospital: 4280 N. Valdosta Road Valdosta, GA 31604
  • South Georgia Medical Center: 2501 N. Patterson Street Valdosta, GA 31602

Worship

  • Churches: Various denominations