Historic Athens Porchfest Duo

Classic Center Arena Project Goes Vertical

The new Classic Center Arena in Athens, Georgia, has reached a major milestone and has begun vertical construction. The arena will be a regional destination for music, sports, entertainment, and other events, with 5,500 permanent seats and the ability to host up to 8,500 people for in-the-round shows. The venue is expected to open in spring 2024…

Continue Reading

Wild Rumpus Returns to Downtown Athens in 2021

The Wild Rumpus is a large-scale crowd-participation Halloween holiday, music and arts celebration in downtown Athens, GA. It is one of the Southeast’s premier Halloween celebrations and one of Athens’ most-loved festivals. 2021 is the Wild Rumpus' 13th year.  The Wild Rumpus is FREE to attend, and All Are Invited. The public is invited to dress in Halloween costume and march through the streets of “The Classic City."…

Continue Reading