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The Official Athens Visitors Guide is a must-have for your visit! Page after page of hip spots and travel ideas, at your fingertips. more

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Keep up with the latest performances, openings, tours, restaurants, and everything else you need to experience Athens GA like a local! more

40 Watt Club

Internationally-renowned nightspot with live music almost every night of the week. The Fabulous 40 Watt is a must-see for any visitors interested in the growth of the Athens alt-rock scene.

The club continues to receive national acclaim; check it out!

  • "America's Coolest Music Venues," Travel + Leisure, June 2014
  • "America's Seven Best Small Rock Clubs,", November 8, 2013
  • "The Best Clubs in America," Rolling Stone magazine, March 2013
  • "America's 40 Best Music Venues," Paste Magazine.
  • Recommended by Daily Candy, Atlanta.

Comedy: T.J. Miller (of HBO's SILICON VALLEY)

    From: May 28, 2015 - May 28, 2015
Grab a friend and come to 40 Watt Club to see Comedian T.J. Miller of HBO's Silicon Valley! View Details

Sprockets Music Video Festival

    From: July 24, 2015 - July 25, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
Film Athens presents the Sprockets Music Video Festival featuring in competition music videos from Georgia and around the world! Started in 2004, S... View Details