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Category - nightlife

Craft Cocktails in the Classic City

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 9:00 AM by Kacie Fogg

What better way to cap off your day in Athens, GA than with the perfect craft cocktail? Whether you are looking for a laid-back bar with happy hour deals or an elegant drink to go along with a three-course meal, you won't have any trouble finding a delicious beverage in the Classic City. Home to countless award-winning restaurants and bars, Athens has so many different places to sit back, relax, and enjoy the perfect cocktail. 

Couldn't get a ticket to the Georgia Bulldogs football game? Don't fret! Athens wasn't named the Best College Town in America for nothing, making the town the best place to be on Saturday's, whether you have a ticket or not!

Paste Magazine is known for being on top of trends, so we know you'll be as interested (and thrilled) as we were to have them publish guides to Athens, Georgia, restaurants and the Athens music scene.

A Romantic Valentine's Getaway to Athens, GA

Monday, January 30, 2017 1:00 PM by Valerie Cook

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and the pressure is on for couples to find the perfect romantic getaway. Don’t stress—Athens, Ga. has got you covered with some of the best Valentine's trip ideas in Georgia. 

Best Spots to Hear Live Music in Athens

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 10:00 AM by Valerie Cook

Photo Credit: Athfest Educates 

It’s no secret that Athens, GA is a music town. From classic favorites like R.E.M. and The B-52s to newcomers like Mothers and New Madrid, the music industry has been getting a taste of Athens for generations. On your visit to Athens, check out some of Athens' best spots to hear live music to stay up to date on the local music scene and possibly catch Athens’ next big star!

48 Hours of Athens Music

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 12:30 PM by Rochelle Still

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.

AthFest Has Something for Everyone!

Monday, June 13, 2016 11:00 AM by Rochelle Still

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.