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Halloween Festivities in Athens, GA

There are so many fun things to do for Halloween in Athens, Georgia! The creative energy Athens is known for is on full display for Halloween. Exhibit one is the only-in-Athens Wild Rumpus Spectacle, a costumed parade throughdowntown that YOU can join! There are also plenty of other Halloween events and happenings, like Zombie Farms, a haunted outdoor trail, haunted tours of Athens, and family-friendly Halloween fun, too. Check out these Halloween ideas and plan a getaway to Athens this October…

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Your Fall Bucket List Guide to Athens, GA

Athens comes alive with an array of fall activities, ranging from popular concerts and unique festivals to delectable culinary experiences. To ensure you make the most of this fall season, we're here to highlight some of the top upcoming events in Athens. Get ready to tick off your Athens fall…

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Fall Isn't Just for Football!

Fall is in full swing and football fans have lots to celebrate with the Dawgs' exciting start to the season coming up fast! Sports fanatics just can't get enough of the hype and fortunately they don't have to--fall isn't just for football! Plenty of UGA teams are kicking off their seasons in Athens…

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A Music Lover's Guide to Athens in the Summer

Athens, Georgia, and music wouldn't be what they are without each other's influence. The Classic City played a significant role in the early growth of alternative rock as the home of internationally acclaimed bands like The B-52's, R.E.M and Widespread panic. And the lively music scene is in great…

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Fun for All Ages: Best Kid-Friendly Activities in Athens, Georgia

Summer’s 'fun under the sun’ reputation isn’t without its challenges: Temperatures will rise, mosquitoes will bite, toddlers will melt into tantrums, and teens will get sassy and roll their eyes. Keep your cool. Pack up the car and drive to Athens, Georgia to break up the family’s routine and get out of the house for a totalshift in mood. Eliminate boredom, alleviate stress, have fun, and perhaps even learn something. Athens is less than an hour from north Atlanta, Georgia, suburbs and an under two-hour drive down I-85 from Greenville, South Carolina. So relief is at hand before that chorus of “Are we there yet?” even starts…

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