Come Celebrate Black History Month in Athens, GA. Experience and learn about the contributions numerous African-Americans have made through lectures, film and art. Events are being held throughout the
an Inside Look at Athens, Georgia
Category - Heritage
Monday, October 8, 2018 8:00 PM by Alli Coberth
As October begins, spooky vibes start to show here in Athens, GA.
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
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
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.
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.
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.
Live 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.