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Holiday Markets in Athens, Georgia

We always look forward to Holiday Markets in Athens, Georgia, and never more so than this year. Don't worry about your Christmas gifts or gifts forHanukkah or Kwanzaa or other winter holidays being stuck on a slow boat from China, literally! Local Athens holiday markets are the perfect opportunity to find truly personal gift ideas. After all, you'll find many of Athens' talented artists all in one place! …

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Top-Rated Athens Attractions on Trip Advisor

We're not shy about shouting from the rooftops how great Athens, Georgia, is. But don't take our word for it-- check out which Athens attractions are rated highest from reviewers on TripAdvisor! These reviews were selected from recent visitors and we're proud to share them with you. 1. State…

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Halloween Festivities in Athens, GA

There are so many fun things to do for Halloween in Athens, Georgia! The creative energy Athens is known for is on full display for Halloween. Exhibit one is the the only-in-Athens Wild Rumpus Spectacle, a costumed parade through downtown that YOU can join! There are also plenty of other Halloween events and happenings, like Zombie Farms, a haunted outdoor trail, haunted tours of Athens, and family-friendly Halloween fun, too. Check out these Halloween ideas and plan a getaway to Athens this October…

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An Indulgent Weekend in Five Points

Athens is an awesome town with quirky flair packed into every square mile. Here's an indulgent itinerary for Athens'Five Points neighborhood, featuring an all-new bed & breakfast that places luxurious accommodations near great restaurants and shops in this easily walkable locale…

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9/11 Memorial Trail Right Here in Athens, Georgia

Those looking for a way to reflect and remember the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks have a meaningful spot to visit right here in Athens, Georgia. It is a difficult day for the entire nation as we join together to mourn those who lost their lives. Artist Bob Hart has created a 9/11 memorial…

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Athens' Own: Rebecca Wood

Just down the hill from downtown Athens is Rebecca Wood's secret garden: one of America's largest pottery studios, creating ceramics with delicate painted patterns and colors that are her unique creations. The story of how this painter and naturalist came to transform ceramics into everyday beauty for the table and home is one that could happen "only in Athens."…

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Vintage Shops of Athens

Athens, Georgia, never stops creating that special wow-factor for locals and visitors. One of my favorite ways to immerse myself in this college town’s charming vibe is taking a tour through the funky vintage stores. Thanks to the specific style and curation of each shop, stepping through each set…

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