Calhoun, GA — Buc-ee’s, home of the world’s cleanest bathrooms, freshest food and friendliest beaver, opened its newest travel center in Calhoun, Georgia, on August 23, 2021. State and community leaders attended the grand opening ceremony for the location, which opened to the public at 6 a.m. that morning. Buc-ee’s Calhoun occupies more than 53,200 square feet and offers 120 fueling positions just outside its store with thousands of snack, meal and drink options for travelers on the go. The new travel center also features the same award-winning restrooms, cheap gas, quality products and excellent service that have won the hearts, trust and business of millions in the South for nearly 40 years.
Honored guests celebrating the Buc-ee’s Calhoun grand opening included Mayor Jim Palmer of Calhoun, Gordon County Development Authority President Kathy Johnson and Gordon County Commission Chair Becky Hood.
“This is our first store in northern Georgia, and we’re so grateful for the welcome we’ve received across the Southeast,” said Buc-ee’s Co-Founder Arch “Beaver” Aplin III. “At the end of the day, seeing your smiling faces after you walk through those doors and experience our products and service gives us the most pride and joy.”
Buc-ee’s is the world’s most-loved travel center. Founded in 1982, Buc-ee’s now has 38 stores across Texas, including the world’s largest convenience store. Buc-ee’s began its multi-state expansion in 2019, and has since opened two travel centers in Alabama, two in Florida, and two in Georgia. Buc-ee’s first travel centers in South Carolina and Tennessee are currently under construction. Buc-ee’s is known for pristine bathrooms, a large number of fueling positions, friendly service, Buc-ee’s apparel and fresh, delicious food. Originally launched and still headquartered in Texas, Buc-ee’s has combined traditional quality and modern efficiency to redefine traveling for its customers. For more information, visit www.buc-ees.com.