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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. 

Athens' Own: Marti Schimmel

Thursday, June 16, 2016 9:00 AM by Anna Beth Shirkey

First in a new series of profiles of local Athenians who contribute to our town's creative energy!

Marti Schimmel is the owner and head chef of the popular Athens restaurant and catering business

Well-known for its unique food scene, it’s no surprise that Athens has been recognized by the Georgia Eats Official State Culinary Guide for its outstanding culinary accomplishments. Within this

Father's Day is just around the corner, and what better place to celebrate than Athens? Celebrate him in true Athenian style this year, with these 10 great gift ideas for every type of dad!

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Wuxtry Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary

Monday, February 29, 2016 8:45 AM by Dylan Floyd

Wuxtry Records

Nestled on the corner of the two busiest streets in downtown Athens is a legendary record store, self-described as "a walk-in museum of the greatest music and bands of the last century." Wuxtry shares a deep bond with local Athens music buffs and visitors who have a passion for vinyl records, and it will continue its reign as the oldest record store in Georgia with its 40th anniversary this March. 

In the wake of Mother's Day, graduations, and preparing for summer vacation, Father's Day is sometimes swept under the rug. With these easy to find products, things to do, and fun bonding experiences