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Athens, Georgia in the summertime is filled with live music and great activities to pass the time. But staying cool in the summer can be tough, so beat the heat in July and August with these 7 top treats to cool-off with this summer.

 

July 4th Festivities in Athens, Georgia

Monday, June 25, 2018 9:00 AM by Arden Baila

Who's up for a July 4th getaway? Look no further than Athens, Georgia, for a weekend full of Fourth of July festivities, including endless music, food, festival entertainment, and of course, fireworks shows in Downtown Athens and at Southern Brewing Company!  

Athens is a renowned music destination, and summer is one of the best times of the year to experience the Athens scene. The vibe is a bit more laid back, and some of the largest annual music festivals

Craft Beer Week is Brewing in Athens, GA

Monday, March 19, 2018 12:00 PM by Kacie Fogg

If there’s anything Athenians know, it’s good craft beer! Athens, GA is packed with local breweries that have mastered the art of craft beer. Stop into a brewery to try some of the local beers that

Athens Spring Break Guide 2018

Monday, March 5, 2018 8:00 AM by Aimee Cheek

Athens gets a little more quiet when the students flood out of town for spring break, but that doesn't mean the fun stops there! UGA Spring Break (March 12th-16th) is the perfect time for an Athens, Georgia getaway. Grab your most festive Hawaiian shirt and check out our top picks for your 2018 Spring Break in Athens, GA.

When vibrant flowers and trees and plants start to wake from their winter nap, the gardens of Athens become bright in full bloom. Did you know? Athens is the home of America's First Garden Club, the Ladies Garden Club of Athens. Let's trace the history and look forward to flower-filled events! Athens is a wonderful place to visit to explore a number of gardens, including the official botanical garden of Georgia. 

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