ATHENS, GA (January 7, 2019) – There will be more to love in Athens, Georgia, in 2019. The community will experience continued expansion in the brewery, dining and hotel segments of the hospitality industry, as well as new entertainment and recreation opportunities. The city’s mix of preservation and constant renewal allows visitors to revisit favorite spots and experience new restaurants and attractions that keep every visit to Athens exciting.
Author: Alvieann Chandler
This month at the CVB: Homewood Suites opens its doors, the CVB welcomes Cheryle Potterf, the CVB attends the Historic Heartland Association. Read more, inside!
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 4:00 PM by Alvieann Chandler
ATHENS, Georgia (November 27, 2018) -- The holiday season in Athens, Georgia, offers many opportunities for endless celebrations. Now is the time to plan a holiday vacation in Georgia. Visitors can enjoy festive heritage events, artist markets for one-of-a-kind gifts, world-class entertainment and holiday productions, and, as always in Athens, live music.
Monday, November 26, 2018 1:00 PM by Alvieann Chandler
ATLANTA, Georgia (November 1, 2018) --
Three Athens restaurants have been recognized by Georgia Trend. Two restaurants were awarded Silver Spoon The National and The Expat, while Maepole was awarded a Silver Milepost. The three restaurants were listed at one of the top ten restaurants in Georgia for the Silver Spoons and Silver Milepost award.
This month at the CVB: Midwest Travel Journalists Press Visit, welcome Joel VanDusen, sales team wins competition, Georgia Tourism Product Development grant applications now open, the Athens Heritage Foundation hires a new executive director. Read more, inside!
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 1:00 PM by Alvieann Chandler
The Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) held its annual meeting Wednesday, October 24, highlighted by the release of the new economic impact figures for Athens-Clarke County and the presentation of the annual Athens Hospitality Awards.
Media Advisory: ANNUAL MEETING
Alvieann Chandler, Communications Specialist
Chuck Jones, Director