Bar-B-Q House in Troy, Alabama

Troy

Travel south from Montgomery along Route 231, and you’ll pass through Troy, AL, home of the Pike Piddlers Storytelling Festival, a celebration of the spoken word where tales come to life through the art of storytelling. Let the storytellers transport you to worlds of imagination and laughter. Pike County Lake is nearby for fishing and boating, and the Pioneer Museum of Alabama invites you to step back in time and explore the history and heritage of the region. Discover artifacts and exhibits that bring the past to life. 

Visit Washington Street Park, a green oasis in the heart of Troy, providing a peaceful setting for picnics, leisurely walks, and moments of relaxation. Pike County Pocosin Forever Wild Tract is a protected natural area where you can immerse yourself in the unspoiled beauty of the outdoors. Butter and Egg Adventures is privately owned and features nearly 50 acres of picturesque Alabama beauty. From zip-lining to kayaking, Butter and Egg has something for the whole family. 

Troy is also an art and cultural hub. Johnson Center for the Arts showcases the creativity and talent of local and regional artists. Explore the galleries and immerse yourself in the world of visual arts. Then, there’s Troy University and the Crosby Theatre at Troy University; cultural hubs where performances and events come to life, and home to the annual storytelling festival. You can visit the Troy Community Recreation Center for fitness and fun, or venture through the Troy Arboretum; a natural retreat where you can connect with the beauty of Alabama's landscapes and diverse plant life. 

All that adventuring will likely work up your appetite, and what better way to satiate is than with smoky, delicious BBQ at either The BBQ House or Hook's BBQ. If you want something different, try Sisters' Restaurant for Southern comfort food and a warm ambiance, making it a delightful spot for a meal.

Bar-B-Q House in Troy, Alabama

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