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
an Inside Look at Athens, Georgia
Category - Sports & Outdoors
The Alice H. Richards Children’s Garden opened in March at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia to the delight of children and adults alike! Since its grand opening, attendance at the garden has nearly doubled. 50,000 children are expected to visit each year.
Thursday, July 25, 2019 9:00 AM by Beth Quillian
Come to town early before the game and stay afterward because there's tons of fun and incredible food and drinks to be had in Athens! This city boasts a stellar food scene and has more bars in one square mile than any other city in the country. Needless to say, there are plenty of spots to hang out with friends and fellow Dawg fans to celebrate before and after the game!
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!
One of the best ways to experience Athens' many beautiful parks and gardens is by packing a picnic! Grab your picnic gear and head out to one of these spots for a day of outdoor fun.
Sandy Creek Park
With the weather warming up, finding a place to stay out of the sun can be a bit of a challenge. Luckily, Athens, Georgia has plenty of places to escape the heatwaves of the blazing sun and find a
Escape from the hustle and bustle of downtown at one of these serene spots in Athens. Whether you need a weekend to relax or just a quick break to breathe, these gardens, parks, and outdoor spaces will help you stay calm, cool, and collected all while taking in some of Athens' most unique attractions.
Spend your day in the sun at one of Athens' many parks! Whether you're looking for a place to kick back and relax or a park that will be fun for the whole family, Athens parks each offer their own unique attractions for a guaranteed good time.
Monday, November 19, 2018 10:00 AM by Alvieann Chandler
With the weather turning cold and Halloween behind us, winter is finally in the air! While the chilly weather allows us to look forward to hot chocolate by the fireplace, many people seek the