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Top 10 Spring Outdoor Activities in Athens

Friday, February 24, 2017 9:00 AM by Nikki Mehrjerdian

Spring is in the air and it's the perfect weather to take time for some outdoor activities in Athens, Georgia! Whether you want to go for a relaxing walk or go kayaking in a lake, we have you covered.

StyleBlueprint Athens Getaway

Friday, February 3, 2017 8:00 AM by Nikki Mehrjerdian

Photo courtesy of Lindsay Ferrier 
 

VisitAthensGA had the pleasure of hosting Lindsay Ferrier, a writer for StyleBlueprint, when she visited Athens, Georgia, for a weekend. We absolutely loved her Athens, GA itinerary- she truly captured the local flares and special experiences of Athens. 

A Romantic Valentine's Getaway to Athens, GA

Monday, January 30, 2017 1:00 PM by Valerie Cook

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and the pressure is on for couples to find the perfect romantic getaway. Don’t stress—Athens, Ga. has got you covered with some of the best Valentine's trip ideas in Georgia. 

Best Spots to Hear Live Music in Athens

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 10:00 AM by Valerie Cook

Photo Credit: Athfest Educates 
 

It’s no secret that Athens, GA is a music town. From classic favorites like R.E.M. and The B-52s to newcomers like Mothers and New Madrid, the music industry has been getting a taste of Athens for generations. On your visit to Athens, check out some of Athens' best spots to hear live music to stay up to date on the local music scene and possibly catch Athens’ next big star!