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Athens Vibes

An Inside Look at Athens, Georgia




Bike the Firefly Trail in Athens, GA

Athens is well-known as a cycling community, and one of the top spots for cycling in Athens is the Firefly Trail. The Firefly Trail opened at the end of 2017 and is the perfect way to enjoy the outdoors by bike. It's a beautiful oasis conveniently nestled in the heart of Downtown Athens. So grab a…

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Top 10 Things to Do During Your Freshman Year at UGA

As afreshman, there's nothing more exciting than finally being able to take part in all that the University of Georgia has to offer. Along with being the first state-chartered college in the country and being located in the city of Athens, UGA is booming with countless numbers of customs, traditions, and fun activities to do around every corner. With so many things to see and do, the opportunities are endless as one begins their first official year as a Bulldog. To make things easier, here are the top 10 things to do during your freshman year at UGA. …

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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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A Guide to Game Day: UGA vs. Clemson

The air is warm, school is in session, and people all over the nation are getting excited for the best season of the year: football season! Saturday in Athens is back this weekend with fans already…

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Athens this Weekend: April 2 - 4

Spring is in the air, and the warm weather is here! Start enjoying the month of April with the great events that Athens has to offer this weekend. Friday, April 2: A parade of dog breeds, farrier and…

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Happy Birthday, R.E.M.!

April 5, 1980 marked the very first time Bill, Peter, Mike and Michael took the stage together in Athens, GA. It has almost been 30 years since R.E.M. made its debut, and the Classic City is ready to…

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Attention R.E.M. fans

R.E.M. Live at the Olympia in Dublin pre-release listening party will be held Monday, October 26 at the Rialto Room in Hotel Indigo. Ticket sales benefit Community Connection of Northeast Georgia…

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