Life Unleashed
Firefly Trail header with bike

Athens Views

An Inside Look at Athens, Georgia

 FEATURED BLOG POSTS

 

 

Indoor Activities for fall and winter fun in Athens, Georgia

Athens may be in the South, but that doesn't mean weescape the cold-- Northeast Georgia has its share of days that have us wanting to stay indoors and binge-watch the latest Netflix shows! Winter days can be dreary and make us weary, and not want to leave our warm beds, but this list of Athens indoor activities will get you going out to stay in…

Continue Reading

Athens' Own: Rebecca Wood

Just down the hill from downtown Athens is Rebecca Wood's secret garden: one of America's largest pottery studios, creating ceramics with delicate painted patterns and colors that are her unique creations. The story of how this painter and naturalist came to transform ceramics into everyday beauty for the table and home is one that could happen "only in Athens."…

Continue Reading

Where to let your Creativity Fly in Athens

Painting, drawing, doodling, lettering, dancing - you name it, there is a spot in Athens for it! Being such a creative town, Athens makes sure to give its residents and visitors a wide array of studios where they can let their imagination run wild and have a mini vacation of creative peace. No matter your skill level or how artisticallyinclined you may be, these studios welcome everyone. You can bring friends for a girls night out or take the kids for an inventive, hands-on adventure. Here is a list of five places to let your creativity fly in Athens, GA…

Continue Reading

Downtown Athens' New Public Art

Fire Up the Hydrants! Athens,GA is known for its creative energy and community of people. It is a hub for local artists to display their talents.Public art plays a significant role in the community and now there is a new project joining the streetscape! …

Continue Reading

The Classic City Fringe Festval

Athens Spotlight: Fringe Festival  Get ready for the Classic City Fringe Festival October 27-30 in Athens, GA! The weekend-long festival encompasses a wide range of performers and groups from the avant-garde to the family friendly. It's a perfect reason for a getaway trip to Athens this fall. …

Continue Reading

Top 10 Things to Do During Your Freshman Year at UGA

As afreshman, there's nothing more exciting than finally being able to take part in all that the University of Georgia has to offer. Along with being the first state-chartered college in the country and being located in the city of Athens, UGA is booming with countless numbers of customs, traditions, and fun activities to do around every corner. With so many things to see and do, the opportunities are endless as one begins their first official year as a Bulldog. To make things easier, here are the top 10 things to do during your freshmen year at UGA. …

Continue Reading