Lake Blackshear Area Attractions & Restaurants
The Cordele State Farmers Market
1901 US-41, Cordele, GA 31015
The Cordele State Farmers Market is one of Georgia’s largest farmers markets. The Market is the major watermelon distribution hub for the Southern U.S. Throughout the summer months you can find all types of Georgia grown fruits and vegetables at the market.
Open everyday from 8:00am —6:00pm
16 East Bar & Grill
1309 16th Ave E, Cordele, GA 31015
Steaks, seafood, salads, burgers and pasta. 16
East has an extensive craft beer, wine and mash bill produced whiskey menu.
SAM Shortline Historic Railroad
105 9th Ave E, Cordele, GA 31015
Relive yesterday while riding in air-conditioned, 1949 vintage railway cars. The Sam Shortline stops at Veteran’s State Park, Cordele, Leslie, Victorian Americus, and Plains.
The Daphne Lodge
2502 U.S. 280, Cordele, GA 31015
The Daphne Lodge offers an extensive menu and wine list. The restaurant has been a family business since 1952. The Daphne Lodge has been featured in Southern Living and was awarded a Governor’s Award for Excellence for being one of Georgia’s outstanding restaurants. Atlanta Magazine recognized Daphne Lodge as one of the “South’s favorite restaurants”.
Americus-Sumter County Dining Options
Americus, Georgia is only a short 30 minuet ride away from Lake Blackshear. Discover the Victorian charms of Americus including the Windsor Inn, built in 1890, and Rylander Theater, shops and restaurants