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5 Things to Know About Ice Skating in Athens, GA

Winter is finally in the air! The chilly weather has us looking forward to hot chocolate by the fireplace and ice skating Athens' ice skating rink, located right in the heart of the city at The Classic Center. Here are five things you need to know about ice skating in the Classic City: 1. Athens…

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Thanksgiving Survival Guide

This turkey season we're thankful for the many Athens' restaurants willing to whip up Thanksgiving meals, sides and sweets. Here's a few places to check out: Lindsey's Culinary Market Roasted turkey, homemade green bean casserole, roasted Autumn vegetables, chocolate cobbler and more - Lindsey's…

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Athens Haunted History and Walking Tour

About three years ago, local historian Jeff Clarke began to dig a little deeper into Athens' history. He poured over police and newspaper reports, researched at the University of Georgia library, and talked to people in Downtown Athens. Clarke's research uncovered a vibrant afterlife filled with tales of love and loss…

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Halloween Festivities in Athens, GA

Family-friendly corn mazes, Zombie Farms and of course, the only-in-Athens Wild Rumpus Spectacle are just a few things visitors can look forward to in Athens this Halloween. With a month full of highly anticipated events and festivities, Athens is geared up for Halloween long before the 31st…

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Enjoy a football weekend in Athens, Georgia

It’s almost Saturday in Athens! From the vibrant live music scene to local cuisine, there are so many ways to explore the Classic City. Plus, there are plenty of hotels for a good night’s sleep before your day of football festivities. Get the lowdown on can’t miss spots around Athens to make the…

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Exploring Athens, GA by Bike

Whether you're a resident or visiting cycling enthusiast, Athens has something for everyone when it comes to bikes!Spend any amount of time here and you will see that bicycles are a common form of transportation and recreation for Athens residents, UGA students, and visitors. Local bike shops have you covered with rental, repair, and retail service so you are ready to hit the trails around town! …

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