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 ATHENS VIEWS:

an Inside Look at Athens, Georgia

 

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Whether you’re here for orientation or still deciding if UGA’s right for you, take some time to explore the Classic City like the students do! You’ll discover why Athens is the perfect college home

Girlfriends' Getaway to Athens, GA

Thursday, March 14, 2019 12:00 PM by Kaleigh Wright

Ladies, it’s time to leave the busyness behind you; you deserve a trip for yourself. Life can be crazy, so we’ve alleviated the guesswork and stress of planning by pulling together the places and activities around Athens you’ll enjoy the most. Grab your best friends, your college roommates, or your closest co-workers, and head to Athens, GA for a girlfriends' getaway weekend!  

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

Athens Spring Break Guide 2018

Monday, March 5, 2018 8:00 AM by Aimee Cheek

Athens gets a little more quiet when the students flood out of town for spring break, but that doesn't mean the fun stops there! UGA Spring Break (March 12th-16th) is the perfect time for an Athens, Georgia getaway. Grab your most festive Hawaiian shirt and check out our top picks for your 2018 Spring Break in Athens, GA.

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!

Athens' Own: Timi Conley

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 9:30 AM by Anna Beth Shirkey

Next in our series of profiles of Athenians who contribute to our town's creative energy:

Timi Conley is one of Athens' favorite musical talents, as well as visual artist and "Master of Ceremonies" for Athens' annual Halloween blowout, the Wild Rumpus. Famous for his incredible guitar skills and harmonious vocals, Timi is guaranteed to rock the stage and share his highly-contagious energy with any crowd.

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