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UGA Winter Sports Getaway

Monday, January 23, 2017 8:00 AM by Nikki Mehrjerdian

College football season may be over, but there are still plenty of opportunities to catch UGA sports in action in Athens, Georgia. Athens has been named one of the best college sports towns in America and one visit will show you why!

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

Taking pictures is an essential activity when exploring a new city. It's imperative you have impeccable images to document everything you saw and every memory you made during your trip. Luckily, Athens has picture-perfect places around every corner. Here are the most Instagram-worthy spots in Athens, 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.

UGA Football Saturdays in Athens

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 1:50 PM by Lindsay Peterson

The city of Athens is about to be packed once again and the streets will be overflowing with fans sporting the infamous UGA red and black. This could only mean one thing; the UGA Bulldogs football

Athens This Weekend: Nov. 7 - 9

Friday, November 7, 2014 7:46 AM by CVB Author

Fall is in full swing in Athens and so are the fun-filled fall activities! Check out the Chill Out Music Festival this Friday for a unique music experience. Family fun includes the GMOA's birthday

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