Mother's Day is right around the corner. What to get for mom though? Show her how much you care with these incredible, Athens-inspired gifts with true local flair and goodness!
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It's 8 a.m. on Saturday morning, and I'm more excited than a kid on Christmas. The Athens Farmers Market season is finally here, and I can't wait to stock up on all the best local products Athens
Athens, GA has too many fantastic patios to contain into one post, so we're back with even more places to dine al fresco! This time, we are showcasing reader submissions from our incredible Facebook
April 12 is National Grilled Cheese Day, and we're celebrating in Athens, GA! We asked our followers to tell us about their favorite grilled cheese sandwiches in Athens. Caution: side effects of consuming all of these delicious sandwiches include feelings of passion, desire, and pure ecstasy.
The 1980s put Athens, Georgia at the center of music history when bands like The B-52s and R.E.M scored breakout hits. Since then, our charming college town has continued to cultivate fresh talent
Nestled on the corner of the two busiest streets in downtown Athens is a legendary record store, self-described as "a walk-in museum of the greatest music and bands of the last century." Wuxtry shares a deep bond with local Athens music buffs and visitors who have a passion for vinyl records, and it will continue its reign as the oldest record store in Georgia with its 40th anniversary this March.
Friday, February 19, 2016 8:00 AM by Dylan Floyd
Traveling can be difficult when you have a four-legged companion. Luckily, Athens makes it easy to bring your dog along! With pet friendly attractions, hotels, and restaurants, you won't have to compromise on the quality of your experience when you bring your dog to Athens, GA.
Here are four reasons you won't want to leave your dog at home:
Live music is the heartbeat of Athens, GA, making it the epicenter of the Year of Georgia Music. The echoes of music pioneers like R.E.M. and The B-52s can still be heard in the music venues that pepper our flourishing college town, and our music scene continues to nurture fresh talent year after year. Whether you want to hear national acts or up-and-coming local bands, Athens' music venues outperform any other city our size.
Ready for a weekend adventure? Explore Athens' vibrant culinary scene from cozy coffee to critically-acclaimed fine dining. Don't waste time deciding where to eat; take a 24 hour tour of some of Georgia's best restaurants.
Calling all pitmasters and BBQ aficionados: you can explore the flavors of Georga's Historic Heartland at family-owned BBQ restaurants, breweries and growler shops with the Brews & Q's Trail Passport. Grab a map, and join me as I explore the region of craft beer and tangy barbecue. Full disclosure that in addition to interning for VisitAthensGA, I also wait tables at Pulaski Heights BBQ.
Our first stop on the Brews & Q's Trail is nestled comfortably in the Pulaski Heights neighborhood of Athens, GA.