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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

Indoor Activities for Wintertime in Athens

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 11:00 AM by Reynolds Rogers

Athens may be in the South, but that doesn't mean we escape the cold-- Northeast Georgia has its share of days that have us wanting to stay indoors and binge the latest Netflix shows! Winter days can

Ultimate Athens Gift Guide for Dad

Sunday, June 11, 2017 11:00 AM by Arden Baila

Be sure to mark your calendar: Father's Day is right around the corner! It's time to show your dad how important he is to you and treat him to the gifts that he will adore.

Our list of Father's Day finds in Athens, Georgia, will match up with any dad's wishlist. Here's to a Father's Day that he'll never forget!

48 Hours of Athens Music

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 12:30 PM by Rochelle Still

Although Athens is a small town, it's made its mark on the map for music! With 2016 being the "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.

Warriors of Japan Come to Athens, GA

Thursday, November 12, 2015 12:40 AM by Lindsay Peterson

It's time to take a field trip Athens, GA. This particular trip is going to take us all the way back to the Age of the Samurai. From 1185 to 1868, Samurais ruled supreme over Japan and there was nothing in their way of spreading their leadership worldwide.

Recently, the Georgia Museum of Art has received their newest exhibit, "Samurai: The Way of the Warrior." This particular exhibit contains pieces from the world renowned Stibbert Museum in Florence, Italy. The exhibit features about 100 various pieces from the Samurai era including authentic full body armor, swords, saddles, and other objects that Samurais used in their everyday life.

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