Nearly 7,000 people call the charming city of Commerce, Georgia their home. Commerce is located in Jackson County, and it's just 70 miles northeast of Atlanta. Commerce is home to a few important sites listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and there are several areas in town you can visit to get a taste of its rich history.
One particular place in Commerce you won't want to miss is its downtown district. Downtown Commerce preserves its history while still being revitalized and modern. You can walk the tree-lined streets and stop into different shops and restaurants along the way, or even complete a self-guided walking tour with a guide from the Downtown Development office.
If you're looking for dog-friendly activities to enjoy in Commerce, there are paw-lenty of those, too! There is a handful of restaurants in town that welcome four-legged guests, and one such place is Hawg Wild BBQ & Steakhouse on Steven B. Tanger Boulevard. This casual eatery serves up exceptional barbecue dishes like baby back ribs, beef brisket, burgers, turkey, chicken, and much more! There are five outdoor tables at Hawg Wild so your dog can accompany you for your delicious meal. Once your appetite is satisfied, you and Spot can take the short drive to one of several nearby off-leash parks.