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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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10 Must See Sights in Athens

Known as the "Classic City" of the South, Athens is filled with historic landmarks, world-renown restaurants, multiple entertainment venues, and a creative culture unlike any other! Whether you're just visiting for the weekend or a proud local, here are 10 must-see sights in Athens. 1. The Tree…

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Warriors of Japan Come to Athens, GA

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…

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Athens This Weekend: January 25 - 27

Another weekend is upon us, and boy is it a cold one! Stay warm and entertained this weekend as you explore all that Athens, Georgia has to offer. With a variety of art exhibits and thrilling aerial dance performances, there's something for everyone here in the Classic City! Exhibits at the…

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Spotlight on the Arts at UGA

Dance. Music. Literature. Painting. Poetry. Cinema. You'll find it all during the the "Spotlight on the Arts" festival, hosted by the University of Georgia! Over a nine-day period, more than fifty…

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Museum Mix @ GMOA

Wednesday night October 24, The Georgia Museum of Art hosted Museum Mix, a spectacular event designed to celebrate the arts in a casual setting. From 8 to midnight, guests danced, mingled, and…

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