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The Best BBQ Spots in Athens

Summer is in full swing here in Athens, Georgia and that means it's the season for one of our backyard favorite treats- barbecue. Locally-owned barbecue is not hard to find here in Athens, sohere is a guide to help you find your new favorite spot. …

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Where Kids Eat Free in Athens, 2017 Edition

This is for all you supermoms and dads out there who deserve a night free from cooking. The days become long and busy and you have the right to treat yourself and your family to a night out on the town. To many families with children, going out to eat may seem more like a hassle than a mini-vacation because of the cost. However, we have come up with a list of Athens, Georgia restaurants where kids eat free to help you have an affordable family dinner and give you a well-deserved break from the kitchen. Remember that some of these deals are subject to change, so please be sure to double check before your dining experience…

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Athens' Own: Charlie Mustard of Jittery Joe's

Nextin our series of profiles of Athenians who contribute to our town's creative energy:  Charlie Mustard is the head roaster for Athens' favorite coffee company, Jittery Joe's! Mustard has been with Jittery Joe's since they first began roasting their own coffee and has remained passionate about his craft and the coffee through the years. …

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The 9 Most Instagrammable Spots in Athens GA

Taking pictures is an essential activity when exploring a new city.It's imperative you have impeccable images to document everything you saw and every memory you made during your trip. Luckily, Athens has picture-perfect places around every corner. Here are the most Instagram-worthy spots in Athens, guaranteed to get you the likes…

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4 Pet-Friendly Reasons to Bring Your Dog to Athens

Traveling can be difficult when you have afour-legged companion. Luckily, Athens makes it easy to bring your dog along! With pet friendly attractions, hotels, and restaurants, you won't have to compromise on the quality of your experience when you bring your dog to Athens, GA.  Here are four reasons you won't want to leave your dog at home:…

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Brews & Qs Trail: Pulaski Heights BBQ

Calling all pitmasters and BBQ aficionados:you can explore the flavors of Georga's Historic Heartland at family-owned BBQ restaurants, breweries and growler shops with the Brews & Q's Trail Passport. Grab a map, and join me as I explore the region of craft beer and tangy barbecue. Full disclosure that in addition to interning for VisitAthensGA, I also wait tables at Pulaski Heights BBQ. Our first stop on the Brews & Q's Trail is nestled comfortably in the Pulaski Heights neighborhood of Athens, GA. …

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