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Going off to college is an exciting time, but especially so if you're lucky enough to be a new UGA Bulldawg! Are you ready to call the Classic City your home for the next four years? Athens is the

What's New at the Georgia Museum of Art

Thursday, February 1, 2018 3:00 PM by Kayla Nichols

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

Fall Isn't Just for Football!

Monday, September 25, 2017 11:00 AM by CVB Author

Fall is in full swing and football fans have lots to celebrate with the Dawgs' exciting start to the season! Sports fanatics just can't get enough of the hype and fortunately they don't have to--fall

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!

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. 

Become an Athens, GA expert and explore our city while playing the newest gaming-craze. Since the game was released on July 6th, Pokémon Go has become the most-downloaded mobile game in U.S. history!

The 9 Most Instagrammable Spots in Athens GA

Thursday, July 14, 2016 10:00 AM by Rochelle Still

Anyone on Instagram knows that feeling of constantly being on the search to capture the perfect picture. Lucky for us, Athens has no shortage of incredible, picturesque spots! Here are the most Instagram-worthy spots in and around town, guaranteed to get you the likes!

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

Holiday Events and Happenings in Athens, Georgia

Thursday, November 5, 2015 8:25 AM by Kate Collins

The holiday season in Athens, Georgia, offers many opportunities for endless celebration. Now is the time to plan your holiday getaway to the best town in Georgia- I promise we are only a little biased! Visitors can enjoy festive heritage events, artist markets for one-of-a-kind gifts, Santa sightings, and, as always in Athens, live music.