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Ultimate Guide of Free Things To Do in Athens

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 1:00 PM by Kayla Nichols

Some of the best ways to explore Athens, Georgia don't even cost a dime. Here's an ultimate guide of FREE things to do in Athens, ranging from performances to outdoor adventures. Grab the family or

What's New at the Georgia Museum of Art

Thursday, February 1, 2018 3:00 PM by Kayla Nichols

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

Antebellum Trail: A Day Trip from Athens

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 9:38 AM by Cayla Robertson

Antebellum Trail map with logos

Athens is the northern gateway to Georgia's Antebellum Trail. It is a wonderful day trip from Athens and its historic district, showcasing the hidden romance and beauty of Georgia's old south. This 100-mile heritage tour includes six other historic towns rich with history, heritage, unique experiences that escaped Sherman's destruction and did not burn down during the Cvil War.

48 Hours of Athens Music

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 12:30 PM by Rochelle Still

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.

AthFest Has Something for Everyone!

Monday, June 13, 2016 11:00 AM by Rochelle Still

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.

6 Iconic Athens Music Venues

Monday, February 8, 2016 12:00 AM by Dylan Floyd

Year of Georgia MusicLive 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.