A Place of Southern Possibility

Racing down water slides or slow paddling through a black water cypress pond, Statesboro is a place of possibilities! We could tell you all about the wide array of culinary experiences and family friendly attractions, but we thought it would be more fun to explore yourself… or just have fun playing a game of This Is Statesboro!

Put your knowledge to the test

This Is Statesboro!

Welcome to the game of This Is Statesboro! We’re putting your knowledge to the test with categories in History, Dining, Geography, Things to Do, Local Celebrities, and Cultural Landmarks. We’ve included some of our favorite Statesboro staples to see if we could stump you, let’s see just how well you know us!

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Scroll through a few more fun clues to test your Statesboro savvy! The answers here will let you click through to more information about each of the highlighted must-see spots in the Boro!

PLACES TO EAT

Find the best bites in the ‘Boro!

Choose from over 150 restaurants that range from fine dining to a quick bite!

Rolling Monkey

Rolling Monkey Handcrafted Ice Cream, it's more than ice cream, it's an experience. An experience that delivers the freshest, made to order ice cream.

Sugar Magnolia Coffeehouse

Open Monday-Friday, 7 am - 4 pm and Saturday 8 am - 4 pm. Your favorite coffees ... and more! Artisan breads, pastries, bagels, sandwiches, salads, desserts, and healthy smoothies. Enjoy them in...

Tokyo Japanese Restaurant

Casual Japanese place with a variety of sushi rolls & hibachi fare, plus lunch & dinner specials.

Vandy’s Bar-B-Q Downtown

Founded in 1929, Vandy's uses local meat roasted over local wood, with a casual environment and hearty meal options. Vandy's is one of only six open air BBQ pits left in the state of Georgia.

Sally Mae’s Kitchen

Local restaurant serving good homemade food! Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner options!

Two Story Books and Coffeehouse

A bookstore with a European styled coffee experience. Connect with some great ideas with their used book selection, and connect with your friends and community, as their cafe offers table service,...

Tormenta FC

Founded in 2015, South Georgia Tormenta FC is a professional soccer club in Statesboro, Georgia. Tormenta FC is proud to compete in the professional USL League One and the pre-professional USL...

Skidaway Island State Park

Located near historic Savannah, this park borders Skidaway narrows, a part of Georgia’s intracoastal waterway. Trails wind through maritime forest and past salt marsh, leading to a boardwalk and...

Georgia Southern Athletics

Whose House? Georgia Southern alumni and fans all know the answer to this question. Our House! At home football games and on the hardwood of Hanner Fieldhouse, this is the unmistakable cheer that...

Shooting Sports Education Center

The Georgia Southern University Shooting Sports Education Center (SSEC) is a partnership with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. The 30,000 square foot facility is open to the public and...

Statesboro Crossing

Statesboro Crossing features books, sports, hobbies, and food. It has several smaller specialty stores and restaurants as well. Among its residents are Petco, Book-A-Million, Hobby Lobby, T.J. Maxx,...

THINGS TO DO

Fun is never far in the ‘Boro!

A premier destination in South Georgia for all seasons; you’ll never have to look far to find fun in the Boro!