Summer is one of the best times of year to experience Athens. The vibe is a bit more low-key and there's still plenty of fun to be had. Whether you want to "beat the heat" by staying indoors or enjoy
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Athens, GA dominates the creative field with its artistic expressions. The Georgia Museum of Art is a notable outlet through its expansive permanent collections right on the University of Georgia
Athens may be in the South, but that doesn't mean we escape the cold-- Northeast Georgia has its share of days that have us wanting to stay indoors and binge the latest Netflix shows! Winter days can
Next in our series of profiles of Athenians who contribute to our town's creative energy:
Timi Conley is one of Athens' favorite musical talents, as well as visual artist and "Master of Ceremonies" for Athens' annual Halloween blowout, the Wild Rumpus. Famous for his incredible guitar skills and harmonious vocals, Timi is guaranteed to rock the stage and share his highly-contagious energy with any crowd.
Although Athens is a small town, it's made its mark on the map for music! With 2016 being the "Year of Georgia Music," this is the best time to immerse yourself in a city recognized as one of the 12 Best U.S Cities for Music Lovers! Athens has hosted incredible musicians over the years and is also birthplace for big names such as R.E.M, The B52's, and Corey Smith, just to name a few.
It's that time of the year again - it's almost AthFest weekend! AthFest is one of the best times to experience all that Athens has to offer, with a focus on Athens' phenomenal music and arts scene.
It's time to take a field trip Athens, GA. This particular trip is going to take us all the way back to the Age of the Samurai. From 1185 to 1868, Samurais ruled supreme over Japan and there was nothing in their way of spreading their leadership worldwide.
Recently, the Georgia Museum of Art has received their newest exhibit, "Samurai: The Way of the Warrior." This particular exhibit contains pieces from the world renowned Stibbert Museum in Florence, Italy. The exhibit features about 100 various pieces from the Samurai era including authentic full body armor, swords, saddles, and other objects that Samurais used in their everyday life.
In the wake of Mother's Day, graduations, and preparing for summer vacation, Father's Day is sometimes swept under the rug. With these easy to find products, things to do, and fun bonding experiences
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Are your credit cards still groaning with leftover holiday balances? Still staying true to your money diet resolution for 2015? Not to worry; Athens has an amazing