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Indulge Your Taste Buds with the Best Brunch in Athens, GA

“To brunch or not to brunch, that is never the question,” a wise man once said. Okay, so nobody actually said that, but it is a known fact that brunch is a favorite meal of the day. And if you haven’t had brunch in Athens, Georgia, then you haven’t had brunch. This iconic college town is home to droves of delicious destinations. Here are five favorites of visitors and locals alike…

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48 Hours of Athens Music

Although Athens is a small town, it's made its mark on the map for music! With 2016 beingthe "Year of Georgia Music," this is the best time to immerse yourself in a city recognized as one of the 12 Best U.S Cities for Music Lovers! Athens has hosted incredible musicians over the years and is also birthplace for big names such as R.E.M, The B52's, and Corey Smith, just to name a few…

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Athens' Own: Marti Schimmel

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 Marti's at Midday. Known for its Southern-style dishes such as succulent chicken salad, pimento cheese…

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Mother's Day and Graduation Weekend in Athens

Families from all over will be celebrating UGA Graduation and Mother's Day this weekend, and we have some suggestions to help families spend quality time together with great attractions, dining, and of course live music, right here in Athens GA. Keep Mom Out of the Kitchen: What better way to…

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Adventures and Fun in 5 Points

As a local resident of the Five Points area in Athens, I get to enjoy the picturesque charm of the neighborhood on a daily basis. Families walking hand-in-hand enjoying a beautiful day is an everyday…

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