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You cannot go to Plains, GA, without stopping by this roadside attraction. The figure is just... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2018
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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If you have a fondness for President Carter and warmly recall his bright and lively grin, you will... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2018
Norwalk, Connecticut
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A giant statue of a peanut with Jimmy Carter's grin.
Plains, GA
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Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

You cannot go to Plains, GA, without stopping by this roadside attraction. The figure is just asking for you to stop, get out, and take a photo. Kids will love this unique sculpture!!! Loved it!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

If you have a fondness for President Carter and warmly recall his bright and lively grin, you will enjoy this caricature of that grin on a 20-foot peanut. When you are in Plains, it is certainly worth a few minutes and a photo. We stopped...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

How often do we get to have a president who can be summed up with such an amusing sculpture? So far, I'd say "Once in about 200 years." Anyway, this is part of the Whole Plains Georgia experience. If you come to see Plains, you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

There is not a whole lot to do in Plains, Georgia, so if you find yourself with time to kill while there, why wouldn't you visit the Jimmy Carter Peanut??

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018

Never before have i seen a more outstanding, breathtaking, immaculate idol of the lord god himself in my life. My knees began to tremble, my palms dampening with sweat, my lips quaking as i collapsed to prostration, sobbing tears of joy and fear at the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

Jimmy Carter and Peanuts in Georgia. I guess it's only natural. He grew up on a peanut farm in Archer Georgia so to honor him with a huge peanut adorned with his famous Jimmy Carter smile is only fitting.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank MowerMan
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Near Maranatha church. Stands at 13 feet tall located at small store parking lot. Really hokey but how can you not get a photo?.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank dsand2018
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Who won’t smile like this peanut when they see your photo? I absolutely loved this stop on our drive to Plains. We knew we wanted to find it but actually took a wrong turn and came upon it by surprise, which made the experience all...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 2flyby
Reviewed June 11, 2018

This is right down the road from the church where President Carter teaches Sunday school. Make a quick visit and get a great photo!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lydia H
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Not much to actually see, but it does make for a fun photo :) If you're in Plains, you gotta swing by and say hi to the big smiling nut!

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank SandBAtlanta
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