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Bike the Firefly Trail in Athens, GA

Monday, February 26, 2018 10:00 AM by Kacie Fogg

Springtime is the best time to be outside in Athens, GA. From fresh blooming flowers to pretty blue skies, when the weather starts warming up you won’t want to miss any opportunity to enjoy the

When vibrant flowers and trees and plants start to wake from their winter nap, the gardens of Athens become bright in full bloom. Did you know? Athens is the home of America's First Garden Club, the Ladies Garden Club of Athens. Let's trace the history and look forward to flower-filled events! Athens is a wonderful place to visit to explore a number of gardens, including the official botanical garden of Georgia. 

Ultimate Guide of Free Things To Do in Athens

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 1:00 PM by Kayla Nichols

Some of the best ways to explore Athens, Georgia don't even cost a dime. Here's an ultimate guide of FREE things to do in Athens, ranging from performances to outdoor adventures. Grab the family or

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

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!

Top 10 Spring Outdoor Activities in Athens

Friday, February 24, 2017 9:00 AM by Nikki Mehrjerdian

Spring is in the air and it's the perfect weather to take time for some outdoor activities in Athens, Georgia! Whether you want to go for a relaxing walk or go kayaking in a lake, we have you covered.

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!

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

AthFest Has Something for Everyone!

Monday, June 13, 2016 11:00 AM by Rochelle Still

It's that time of the year again - it's almost AthFest weekend! AthFest is one of the best times to experience all that Athens has to offer, with a focus on Athens' phenomenal music and arts scene.