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Visit Athens GA

Visit Athens GA 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 WORK$ for Athens, contributing more than $338 million in spending, more than 3,900 jobs and $27.3 million in local and state tax revenue in 2021. Each Athens-Clarke household would need to be taxed an additional $543 per year to replace taxes generated by tourism economic activity.

The Classic Center partners with Ashton Hope Keegan Foundation for Christmas

ATHENS, GA (November 20, 2018)-- The Classic Center is proud to partner with the Ashton Hope Keegan Foundation to help give local children the Christmas they deserve. The Ashton Hope Keegan Foundation is a non-profit organization that helps women receive the tools they need to lead a success life. The purple and white Christmas tree located in the main lobby next to the ATM machine is decorated with various children’s names…

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October 2018 CVB Newsletter

This month at the CVB: Annual Meeting is Oct. 24,  welcome Alvieann Chandler, Homewood Suites Athens opening soon, Georgia Tourism Product Development grant applications now open, congratulations to local 40 under 40 winners. Read more, inside…

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