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 ATHENS VIEWS:

an Inside Look at Athens, Georgia

 

Author: Kaleigh Wright

Kaleigh is a senior at UGA majoring in Consumer Journalism. She enjoys shopping in downtown Athens, running on UGA’s campus, and trying out new restaurants with friends. Kaleigh is the Digital Marketing Intern for Spring 2019.

Art Exhibits to Explore in Athens

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 4:00 PM by Kaleigh Wright

From local galleries to a nationally known museum, the art scene in Athens is ever-changing and always displaying extraordinary artwork. Playful murals add color to the side of buildings as artwork by Athens locals line the walls of restaurants. Even fire hydrants across downtown are uniquely painted by Athenian artists. With art as commonplace in everyday Athens' life, it comes as no surprise that the Classic City is a hub for art exhibitions. Check out some of the exhibits that have recently gone up on display in galleries around the city. 

Things to see on your first visit to Athens

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 7:00 PM by Kaleigh Wright

When visiting a city with as much rich history and character as Athens, it can be difficult to know where to begin and what to see. From its football fame and music history to its top-rated restaurants and superb shopping scene, Athens, Georgia is truly unlike anywhere else. We've put together the top 10 must-see places on your first visit to give you the best look into Athens' culture. So what are you waiting for? Come check out the one-of-a-kind places that make up the Classic City.  

Galentine's Day in Athens, Georgia

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 12:00 PM by Kaleigh Wright

It's a holiday full of sweet treats, exciting activities, and, most importantly, love. It’s an excuse to splurge a little extra on the ones you care about most. No, it’s not Valentine’s Day-- it’s Galentine’s Day! The love you have for your ladies has no limit, so why limit the holiday to just one day? This year, February 13 and 14 are all about you and your best girls. So pack your bags, grab your gals and head to Athens, Georgia!  

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