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AthFest Music and Arts Festival, 21st Annual

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  • Recurring daily
  • Location: AthFest
  • Downtown Athens 
  • Athens, GA
  • Price: Outdoor stages FREE; all-venue weekend wristbands price $20-$25
  • Time: All weekend long!

The AthFest Music and Arts Festival takes place in historic downtown Athens, GA, showcasing more than 100 bands on three free outdoors stages and a Club Crawl Friday and Saturday nights spanning 14 Athens music venues. The festival includes an artist market, KidsFest, and food and drink vendors.  The annual festival is a fundraiser for AthFest Educates, which supports local music and arts education for youth in the Athens area.  

NAMED A TOP 20 EVENT BY THE SOUTHEAST TOURISM SOCIETY, and one of the Top 10 Summer Music Festivals by Livability.com!


Club Crawl Wristbands:

  • Early bird: $20 until April 30 
  • Advance: $22 from May 1 - May 31 
  • Regular: $25 from June 1 - June 25

All performances on the outdoor stages are open to all ages and are FREE of charge to the public.



Downtown Athens