Author: Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
The Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official destination marketing organization for Athens-Clarke County, Georgia. Our primary goal is to increase the economic impact of the hospitality and visitor industry by attracting individual visitors, group tours and meetings and conventions to Athens. Tourism WORKS for Athens, contributing $273.40 million in spending, 2,600 jobs and $17.86 million in local and state tax revenue in 2014.
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 1:00 PM by Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
ATLANTA, June 5, 2017— Two Athens restaurants have been awarded the 2017/2018 “100 Plates Locals Love” distinction by Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Tourism division (GDEcD). Georgia
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 8:00 AM by Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
Athens, Georgia, is set to add 192 hotel rooms connected to The Classic Center, the downtown’s convention and performing arts space, with the opening of a Hyatt Place in spring 2017. The new hotel
Monday, June 6, 2016 9:38 AM by Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
ATLANTA, Georgia (June 6, 2016) --
Three Athens restaurants have been awarded the 2016/2017 “100 Plates Locals Love” distinction by Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Tourism division
Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau newsletter for May, 2016 includes updates on CVB activities, downtown Athens, international connections, visiting media, local hospitality newsmakers, and more.
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 1:38 PM by Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau monthly newsletter
In This Issue...
- CVB Staff Updates: Welcome Charlotte Morgan
- GACVB Winter Meeting
- Budget Hearing Presentation
- Sales Updates
- Bread for Life
Monday, November 9, 2015 10:21 AM by Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau
Athens, GA – The Classic Center Cultural Foundation is now accepting applications for both its performing arts scholarship program and its culinary arts scholarship program for 2016.