Claxton, Georgia: Fruitcake Capital of the World

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Claxton Fruit Cake Co.

Address:
203 West Main St, Claxton, GA
Directions:
Claxton Fruit Cake Co. 3 blocks west of US 301.
Hours:
Feb. 2021: Reported temporarily closed due to Covid-19. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
912-739-3441
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Fruitcake Capital of the World

Look through glass to see the Claxton Fruitcake Company's seven huge fruitcake ovens in action.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [08/03/2005]

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Fruitcake Capital of the World

The fruitcake store is temporarily closed due to COVID-19.

[Edward, 02/06/2021]

Fruitcake Capital of the World.

Fruitcake Capital of the World

Just visited the Georgia Fruitcake Co. in Claxton. A very nice person behind the counter offered free samples. A real sweet slice of Americana. Best of all, the town's water tower proudly boasts "Fruitcake Capital of the World." How nutty is that?

[Gunnar Johnson, 10/30/2018]
Fruitcake Capital of the World

They make 5 million pounds of fruit cake from Labor Day until Christmas. They have samples if you ask. I'd love to see it in full swing.

[Roadside Rick, 02/18/2017]

Fruitcake for sale.

Fruitcake Capital of the World

The ovens don't run much in the summer but we learned that during peak production, the factory produces 90,000 lbs of fruitcake daily. Wow!

[Drumbabe, 07/27/2013]

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