Escape from the hustle and bustle of downtown at one of these serene spots in Athens. Whether you need a weekend to relax or just a quick break to breathe, these gardens, parks, and outdoor spaces will help you stay calm, cool, and collected all while taking in some of Athens' most unique attractions.
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Thursday, March 22, 2018 2:00 PM by Kayla Nichols
Whether you are shopping for Mother's Day, mom's birthday, or just because mom is the best, here's a guide to the perfect gifts
Friday, February 23, 2018 2:00 PM by Reynolds Rogers
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.
Make Athens your Valentine's getaway this February! Whether you're looking to make a grand gesture with a reservation at a nice restaurant, or simply want a low-key lover's day, choose Athens for
Your Bucket List Guide to Fall in Athens, GA
As you may know, Athens has a plethora of activities and festivities throughout the beautiful fall season. Maybe so many that it can be hard to choose what
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 10:00 AM by Tristan Otto
Every college student has received the dreaded text from their parents: we're coming to Athens this weekend! Don't get me wrong: I Iove my parents to death, but I usually have no idea what to do with
Get ready for an unforgettable, rare experience this August! The entire United States will have the opportunity to watch a total solar eclipse. The eclipse's path goes all the way from Oregon to South Carolina on August 21, 2017 and will cause complete darkness in the middle of the day! How cool is that?
Feel the music this summer in Athens, Georgia! Music can be found anywhere, whether it's a one-night show at the Georgia Theatre or a multi-day extravaganza like AthFest and PopFest. However, there are some lesser known music events that are a favorite of locals—one in particular is the Sunflower Music Series.
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.