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Virtual and Outdoor Athens Experiences

Are you missing Athens right now? Athens sure misses you! We've put together some ideas of things to do in Athens, as well as some Athens virtual experiences while we are social distancing. Just because you can't be in Athens right now doesn't mean you can't pretend! We've got livestreamed concerts and virtual attractions, events and activities designed to keep Athens in your heart while we are apart. Browse below for our list of things to do in Athens while social distancing…

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Hidden Gems: The Murals of Athens, Georgia

As a city that'sknown for its great music, art and food scenes, Athens is a place where creativity lives on every corner. Artwork can be found at almost every turn, each unique piece adding more flair and originality to the Classic City. Whether it's a beautifully painted fire hydrant, a creative bus stop, sculpture or statue, these unique, not-so-secret masterpieces can often be found in the most unexpected of places! So, the next time you are looking for something to do outdoors in Athens, venture out to discover the many murals splayed throughout Athens, each with its own remarkable story and design. …

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Spots to Fall in Love in Athens, Georgia

Looking for the perfect place to take your significant other on a romantic date? Whether a first date, a steadily-blossoming romance, or you're a happily married couple, there's always a variety of fun, romantic and exciting date options to choose from in Athens, Georgia! The First Date First…

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Black History Month Events in Athens, Georgia

Celebrate and honor the African-American heritage in Athens, Georgia this Black History Month. Learn, explore, and experience the numerous contributions African-American's have made through lecture, film and art. Events are being held throughout the month of February. A list of various events and…

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Holiday Markets in Athens, Georgia

The spirit of giving is alive and well in Athens this holiday season. Check out some of our holiday markets to find the perfect gifts for your loved ones. Be sure to keep reading to view the map publisher below showing the location of all the Athens holiday markets…

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Fall Art in Athens

There's never a badtime to immerse yourself in the art and talents of Athens, a place many creative people call home. Lucky for us some of Athens' own creatives and other visiting artist's work is on display this fall! …

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Art Exhibits to Explore in Athens

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 sideof 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. …

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