Dalton, GA, a city of about 30,000 people, is located in the Ridge and Valley section of northwest Georgia.
Self-proclaimed 'Carpet Capital of the World', the Dalton area is home to about 150 carpet manufacturing plants, which make up to 80% of US carpet production. An almost equal number off carpet outlet stores dot the landscape along the I-75 offering visitors 'the most yard for the buck'.
Dalton has a restored downtown area with specialty shops and restaurants. The Wink Theatre, a restored small-town version of Atlanta's Fox Theatre located in downtown, offers concerts, theatrical productions and classic movies.
Other notable points of interest around Dalton include Tunnel Hill Heritage Center and Chief Vann House Historic Site.
All hotels and motels in Dalton are within 5 miles of the downtown center and all area attractions.