At The Classic Center, we’re excited to see you in-person again, and whether you’re planning a conference, meeting, or wedding, our Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) STARTM-certified facility has the resources you need to make your event a dazzling success. Our spaces are filling fast for 2021 and 2022, so book now! We’re offering a limited time special – book an event that will occur from now to June 2022 and receive 25% off space rental! Space is booking fast, so snag this deal today.

The Classic Center is perfectly situated in Athens, Georgia, which has everything you need to hold a memorable event. At only 60 miles from the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta, Athens is easy to access without the big city traffic. After a full day of excitement, your attendees can then rest easy at any of the more than 20 hotels just minutes from The Classic Center.

With over 150 unique dining, shopping, and entertainment options in this vibrant, eclectic college town, planners can be creative and produce a meeting, conference, or convention that will be talked about for years. Your guests can catch a UGA sporting event while in town or attend one of the many entertainment offerings at The Classic Center. Local breweries and hometown restaurants create the perfect atmosphere for networking or unwinding when your event is done for the day.

Whether you are interested in an in-person, virtual, or hybrid event, we’ve got you covered! The Classic Center has perfected their virtual offerings, including mobile apps and an event home base for attendee satisfaction. This technology is guaranteed to make meetings and conferences accessible while accommodating for distancing and travel restrictions. These packages bundle audio visual, marketing services, sponsor value, and consumer experience all in one for a seamless and successful event.

Your guests can feel safe in the highly sought-after community of Athens, Georgia with the Ready, Set, Go Safely initiative, a community campaign that encourages the creation of safety protocols and sanitization measures to reassure consumers. Over 100 businesses in our community have committed to this effort, because we understand the importance of safety within our event venue, but also in local attractions and lodging for your guests. We are also thrilled to announce that our venue has achieved the GBAC STARTM facility accreditation, which is the cleaning industry’s only outbreak prevention, response, and recovery accreditation for facilities.

We can’t wait to see you soon – safely! Contact to learn more about how we can meet your needs.



Located in Athens, Georgia, The Classic Center is a multi-use conference center, performing arts theatre, multi-purpose arena and outdoor, covered pavilion hosting conventions, conferences, meetings, weddings, concerts, sporting tournaments and special events for up to 6,000 people.


For more information contact:

Destiny Cornelison,