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.
----- ATHENS VIEWS - an Inside Look at Athens, Georgia -----
Category - theatre
Monday, August 8, 2016 8:41 AM by Anna Beth Shirkey
As a freshman, there's nothing more exciting than finally being able to take part in all that the University of Georgia has to offer. Along with being the first state-chartered college in the country and being located in the city of Athens, UGA is booming with countless numbers of customs, traditions, and fun activities to do around every corner. With so many things to see and do, the opportunities are endless as one begins their first official year as a Bulldog. To make things easier, here are the top 10 things to do during your freshmen year at UGA.
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.
Halloween is almost here and Athens, Georgia is already buzzing with excitement and anticipation leading up to one of the town’s most-celebrated holidays! Whether you want to take a ghost tour, have family-friendly fun at a corn maze, or march in the Wild Rumpus Parade and Spectacle, the Classic City will make sure you spend the Halloween season right! Athens is indeed the best Georgia getaway for Halloween.
On Saturday, come celebrate