THE YEAR OF THE BIGGEST AND THE BEST  - EASTERN UNITED STATES

WELCOME TO THE EASTERN UNITED STATES

The United States of America—commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.), America or simply the States—is a federal republic consisting of 50 states and a federal district. The 48 contiguous states and the federal district of Washington, D.C., are in central North America between Canada and Mexico.

The state of Alaska is the northwestern part of North America and the state of Hawaii is an archipelago in the mid-Pacific.

The country also has five populated and nine unpopulated territories in the Pacific and the Caribbean. At 3.79 million square miles (9.83 million Sq. KM) in total and with around 317 million people, the United States is the fourth-largest country by total area and third largest by population. 

It is one of the world's most ethnically diverse and multicultural nations, the product of large-scale immigration from many countries. The geography and climate of the United States is also extremely diverse, and it is home to a wide variety of wildlife.

 



The Biggest Fork


World's largest fork is located in Springfield, Missouri and weighs 11 tons and is 35 feet tall.

It can be seen at 2215 W Chesterfield Blvd., Springfield, MO

Campground to stay at - SPRINGFIELD ROUTE 66B KOA

5775 W Farm Road 140, Springfield, MO 65802, United States

 417-831-3645


The Biggest Charcoal Grill

The world's largest charcoal grill is in Magnolia, Arkansas

It is 70' long and can be seen at 24 US Hwy 79 N., Magnolia, AR

Campground to stay at - MAGNOLIA RV PARK

1399 W. University

Magnolia, AR 71753

870-562-2908

 

The Biggest Bowling Pin

World's largest bowling pin can be found in Tampa, Florida.

You can see it at 615 Channelside Drive #120, Tampa, FL

In an outdoor courtyard not visible from the street at the Channelside Bay Plaza shopping mall, on the south side of  Channelside Drive just east of S. Beneficial Drive.

Campground to stay at - CLEARWATER TRAVEL RESORT

2946 Gulf to Bay Blvd

Clearwater, FL   33759

Phone: 727-791-0550

The Biggest Peanut

World's largest peanut is in Ashburn, Georgia

 It can be seen at  from I-75. 1/2 mi south of exit 82 on west side. Take the left between Zagby and Pizza Hut, past a few factories, watch for small service road on left.

Campground to stay at - WANEELAKE GOLF & RV PARK

3821 Georgia Highway 112 W

Ashburn GA 31714

Phone - (229) 567 GOLF (4653)

The Biggest Ketchup Bottle


World's largest ketchup bottle  is in Collinsville, Illinois

800 S. Morrison Ave., Collinsville, IL

It can be seen south of downtown on Hwy 159.

Campground to stay at - SAFARI RV PARK

5110 Collinsville Rd

East St Louis, IL 62201

618-271-0955

The Biggest Ball Of Twine

World's largest ball of twine is in Cawker City, Kansas

It is 12' in diameter

 You can see it on the south side of Wisconsin St./Hwy 24, a half-block west of Lake Drive.

Campground to stay at - CAWKER CITY RV PARK

1118 Wisconsin St, Cawker City, KS

Cawker City, Kansas

(785)-781-4713, or (785)-781-4470 after business hours


 

The Biggest Baseball Bat

World's largest baseball bat is in Louisville, Kentucky.

It is 120' tall and 34 tons and can be seen at 800 W. Main St., Louisville, KY

Directions:

Louisville Slugger Museum. I-64 exit 4. Right onto River Rd, which runs under the freeway. Left at stop sign onto 8th St., right at the light onto Main St.

Campground to stay at - FOLLOW THE RIVER RV RESORT

12273 Markland Town Road

Florence, IN 47020

(812) 427-3330

 

The Biggest Revolving Globe
World's largest revolving globe is 41' in diameter and can be found at 2 DeLorme Drive, Yarmouth, Maine

Directions:

I-295 exit 17. Drive northeast on US Hwy 1, then immediately turn right into Delorme headquarters.

Campground to sta in FREEPORT / DURHAM KOA

82 Big Skye Ln

Durham, ME 04222

207-688-4288