In addition to the many outdoor options, LaFayette offers prime access to local, major college and professional sporting events.
LaFayette hosts two Professional Cowboy Association rodeos each spring and fall at the Chambers County Agricultural Park and the local schools offer some of the best high school sports action in the state.
Just a short drive away is Auburn University, home to some of the top Southeastern Conference (SEC) sporting events.
Golf options are abundant around LaFayette and include the newly renovated Point University Golf Course in Lanett, the world-renowned Robert Trent Jones Championship Golf Course at Grand National, and Calloway Gardens Golf Resort.
For the speed enthusiast, LaFayette is home to Penton Raceway, a 3/8-mile clay oval that hosts weekly dirt track racing throughout the spring and summer. Racing on the highest level can be found a little further north at Talladega Superspeedway, home to two NASCAR races each year.
LaFayette’s close proximity to Atlanta makes other professional sporting events easily reachable, including the Atlanta Braves (MLB), Hawks (NBA) and Falcons (NFL).