Top 5 Interesting Facts about Dublin, Georgia

Dublin, Georgia has come a long way from its humble beginnings and offers all the best of modern Southern life.  You don't have to leave the country to explore this Irish named destination.

1.  You Can Cross Through A Parallel Universe Portal In Dublin

Located in the Monastery District in Dublin, Georgia, Fegren of The Air, you’ll find an alleged parallel universe portal called Kcymaerxthaere. Created by Geographer Eames Demetrios, the portal can apparently be found in the spot pictured.

2.  MLK Jr. first public speech held in dublin

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. made his first ever public speech at the First African Baptist Church in Dublin, Georgia when he was 14.

3.  tallest building between Macon and Savannah is in dublin

The Citizens and Southern Bank Skyscraper, a circa 1910 building that originally started out as The First National Bank has been named the tallest building between Macon and Savannah.

4.  dublin is the epicenter for Rednecks

East Dublin was home to the official Redneck Games, a Georgia festival that includes competitions such as toilet seat horseshoes and mud pit belly flops.

5.  dublin is home to this “can’t miss” restaurant

Deano's is right in the middle of downtown Dublin. Close your eyes and you will think you are back in the mid-1960's.  Deano's was named Georgia’s Best Pizza by USA Today and a Top 10 Pizza Hot Spot by Paula Deen.

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