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Couldn't get a ticket to the Georgia Bulldogs football game? Don't fret! Athens wasn't named the Best College Town in America for nothing, making the town the best place to be on Saturday's, whether you have a ticket or not!

Top 10 Spring Outdoor Activities in Athens

Friday, February 24, 2017 9:00 AM by Nikki Mehrjerdian

Spring is in the air and it's the perfect weather to take time for some outdoor activities in Athens, Georgia! Whether you want to go for a relaxing walk or go kayaking in a lake, we have you covered.

As a freshman, 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. 

My Athens & Terrapin Present: Watermelon Party!

Thursday, July 28, 2016 10:49 AM by My Athens

Visiting Athens for University of Georgia’s move-in weekend or looking for a family fun event to celebrate the last weekend of summer vacation? Join My Athens and Terrapin Beer Co. for their Watermelon Party! They are teaming up for a belated celebration of the release of Terrapin’s Watermelon Gose this summer.

Athens' Own: Charlie Mustard of Jittery Joe's

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 12:00 PM by Rochelle Still

Next in our series of profiles of Athenians who contribute to our town's creative energy: 

Charlie Mustard is the head roaster for Athens' favorite coffee company, Jittery Joe's! Mustard has been with Jittery Joe's since they first began roasting their own coffee and has remained passionate about his craft and the coffee through the years. 

Become an Athens, GA expert and explore our city while playing the newest gaming-craze. Since the game was released on July 6th, Pokémon Go has become the most-downloaded mobile game in U.S. history!

The 9 Most Instagrammable Spots in Athens GA

Thursday, July 14, 2016 10:00 AM by Rochelle Still

Anyone on Instagram knows that feeling of constantly being on the search to capture the perfect picture. Lucky for us, Athens has no shortage of incredible, picturesque spots! Here are the most Instagram-worthy spots in and around town, guaranteed to get you the likes!