Special Alert


Head to Athens, Georgia this holiday season!

Athens, Georgia, has quietly become a perfect holiday getaway.  No football, no students, no problem!  December in Athens brings with it a full calendar of wonderful holiday events and things to do to celebrate the season, from traditional favorites like

  • The Nutcracker,
  • Mannheim Steamroller Christmas, and
  • Ice skating

​to only-in-Athens opportunities to tour stately Antebellum mansions along Sorority Row or stroll through the stunning State Botanical Garden of Georgia conservatory, all decorated for the season. While you're here, don't miss out on holiday open houses and artist markets that showcase Athens' amazing creative community.

We've put together some amazing Athens holiday itinerary ideas for you.