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Athens Views

An Inside Look at Athens, Georgia




It's Saturday in Athens

I may be a little biased, but every time I get back from an away football game, I can't help but be reminded of how ideal Athens is for game days. Not that I have anything against our favorite SEC…

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Teaching Old Dawgs New Tricks

Being at the homecoming game and seeing all the alumni come back to Athens to support the Bulldogs got me thinking about the traditions we have at the University. Some of the football traditions go…

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A Pleasant Surprise on Gameday

Over the weekend, I had the pleasure of meeting one of Athens’ most famous local celebrities. I know what you’re thinking… Matthew Stafford, Knowshon Moreno, Corey Smith… no, I got to meet Uga VII. I…

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Terrapin Brewery

Every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 5:30 - 7:30 pm, Athens' own Terrapin Brewery gives tours and tastings. For $8, you get a pint glass (which you can keep), you can take a guided tour to see…

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I am... McLovin

For those of you who missed it, Christopher Mintz-Plasse (better known as "McLovin" from Superbad) was in Athens Tuesday night for a publicity tour for his new movie, Role Models (costarring Paul Rudd…

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Athens Farmers Market

I went to the Athens Farmers Market before we started officially blogging so I thought I would share some of the beautifully colorful photos I took while I was there. The Athens Farmers Market is…

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Off the Beaten Path in Athens

Since today was such a beautiful day I went out and shot a few videos of a few of my favorite landmarks in Athens - the Double Barreled Cannon and The Tree That Owns Itself. Hopefully next time you're…

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Athens: Life Unleashed

I'm really excited about this new Athens blog! The Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau and our interns want to help others stay in-the-know about what's going on in our eclectic college town. From…

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