Athens is a fun and educational destination for kids of all ages. From hands-on nature exhibits and art activities to great outdoor recreation, kids are sure to uncover an adventure in Athens.
Search our Events Calendar for Family-Friendly Happenings!
This park surrounds Lake Chapman and features a variety of activies and facilities. Picnic sites, wooded trails, swimming, playgrounds, fishing, dog runs, disc golf course, sports area, and rental more >>
Satterfield Park is great for little league games. It features five baseball fields: one of which is dedicated to girl's softball. In addition, it is home to three outdoor tennis courts.
State-of-the-art facility for skateboards, BMX bikes and in-line skates. Helmets and pads are required. The park features two main components including a bowl five to 10 feet in depth and more >>
Southeast Clarke Park, located on the east side of Athens-Clarke County, is one of the Leisure Services Department's largest parks at 124-acres. Here you'll find athletic fields, concession stand, dog more >>
This 313-acre botanical garden on the Middle Oconee River serves as a cultural, educational and recreational facility and is one of Athens' most-visited attractions. Numerous themed display gardens more >>
Ten Pins Tavern is a cozy neighborhood bowling tavern that serves the best food in town! Located where Prince Ave. meets the Loop in the Homewood Village Shopping Center, Ten Pins is less than 2 miles more >>
The SPLOST funded first phase of the 113-acre Trail Creek Park is located off the Athens Perimeter at Peter Street and was completed in 2006. The park is a popular site for football, rugby, softball, more >>
Named one of the "50 Best Playgrounds in America" by EarlyChildhoodEducationZone.com! Georgia's largest community-built playground is almost two acres of playscapes, mazes, slides, swings, bridges, more >>