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An Inside Look at Athens, Georgia




Athens This Weekend: April 22 - 24

It's time to rally all your energy together and head to Athens for a fun-filled weekend! With lots to do and great weather in store you will never want to leave! 1. The Georgia band, Kinchafoonee Cowboys will be playing at the Melting Point Friday night at 9:00. The group originates from the…

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Athens This Weekend: April 15 - 17

To take full advantage of the sunshine, join the Piedmont Gardener's Garden Tour on Saturday for a peak at beautiful Athens gardens. Five inspirational gardens will be featured on the tour and the…

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Athens Art Bar - Pints and Paints

UPDATE, April 15: UGA and Uga fans, get ready for G-Day with a painting project of Big Bad Bruce!  Tonight at 6:30 p.m.  Register here ! The idea of an art bar used to scare me. I have no artistic talent whatsoever and I thought adding any alcohol to the experience would lead to a…

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Athens This Weekend: April 8 - 10

Spring is finally here and Athens, GA has several fun events to keep you busy this weekend! 1. Plantapalooza is a giant plant sale to help get your garden in perfect shape. The State Botanical Garden…

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Here's the good word from Jared Bailey, director of AthFest. What do you get when you add an "A" to AthFest?  Lots of delectable food! Jared tells us: Please let everyone know about AthFEAST! It is a dining event next Tuesday April 12th that benefits AthFest and our educational…

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Two Great Gardening Weekends

This post is courtesy of Guest Blogger Connie Cottingham, from her Georgia Gardening blog. Thanks, Connie! OK plant nuts, listen up! If you are looking for a road trip or are lucky enough to live nearby, clear your calendars for two special gardening weekends in Athens Georgia. The first…

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