Aplin farms is a four generation family farm located between Slocomb and Dothan Alabama. Hosting seasonal events like their pumpkin patch that features wagon rides, sunflower fields, and corn mazes, and u-pick strawberries and blackberries this family farm offers a great day enjoying agriculture in our area. They also host a market offering fresh local produce they've grown for you to fill your fridge and freezer for a great taste of all that Dothan has to offer!
Dothan boasts the only urban Forever Wild Land Trust Trail in Alabama. Winding ten miles on the northwest side of town, Beaver Creek Trail is brand new and full of challenges for trail biking and hiking. This trail is marked and easy to navigate, with two entrances – one on Flowers Chapel Road, and the other on Fortner Street. Ten miles of trail are open currently, and all ten miles will be open on October 1, 2016.
Have fun the old fashioned way at CornDodgers Farm! It’s a fall family tradition, country style–tons of down home farm-tastic attractions and more yummy food than you can shake a stick at. Check out our U-pick berries and farm-made goodies in the spring. Get ready to think (and play) outside the barn!
Dothan National Golf Club and Hotel features a par 72, 18-hole course designed around the natural flowing hills of lower Alabama. Lined with majestic pine trees and wildlife, this course is coupled with a hotel that offers stay and play packages. Dothan National also offers membership options.
Step inside and treat yourself to a complimentary hot beverage while you explore their wonderful world of plants. Whether you're on the hunt for your next green companion or simply looking for a leisurely stroll, you're in for a treat. They are more than just plants and exceptional customer service. Discover The Wallflower Record Room, where you can browse their collection of vinyl records for sale or enjoy listening to the ones ready to play. Feel free to take a seat, unwind, and stay awhile.
Visit an early 1900s farmstead complete with farmhouse, cane mill, farm animals, one-room schoolhouse, Victorian-era church, and a blacksmith; stroll the boardwalk and nature trail; see a planetarium show, have a picnic, or catch one of the park’s many special events within the 135-acre park. Admission is charged for this attraction.
Start at the parking lot of the Dothan Civic Center at the corner of Main Street and St. Andrews Street at the Salute to the Peanut Industry mural on the side of Liddon Furniture. This is an ongoing project of historic murals painted by nationally and internationally acclaimed muralists on the walls of buildings in the downtown historic district. Murals display the history of the area’s peanut-based agriculture, Tuskegee airman, Johnny Mack Brown, and a downtown riot in the early days of Dothan. Guided mural tours available upon request, you can download a free mural guide for a self-guided tour, or maps are available at the Visit Dothan Visitors Center and in the Dothan Visitors Guide.
Located in historic downtown Dothan and housed in the city's original Municipal Light and Water Plant, the Wiregrass Museum of Art collects and exhibits contemporary work by artists from Alabama and around the Southeast. Pieces from the permanent collection are on display throughout the year with temporary exhibitions that change quarterly. WMA also hosts artist workshops, educational tours and programming, film screenings, and live music.
Come and learn about the dairy farm business with opportunities to visit during milkings daily. Tour and learn about the intricacies of the dairy business and support a local, family owned farm with a farm store offering handmade cheese, chocolate milk, and butter!