AthFest - Every June!
- PO Box 327, Athens, GA 30603
The AthFest Music, Arts & Kids Festival each June (typically the weekend after Fathers Day) is a showcase of the best in Athens and regional music, with over 150 bands performing on three free outdoor stages and in venues around downtown. Additionally, AthFest features a KidsFest, Juried Artisan Market, film events, and much more.
Check out our event calendar's AthFest event listing for current details of this year's event.
For a great inside look at all the sights, sounds, and musical flavors of AthFest, see this article at The Blue Indian music blog.
AthFest has received numerous awards and accolades, including:
- Top 10 Summer Music Fests, ranked #4 by Livability.com
- Top 20 Events, by the Southeast Tourism Society
- Georgia Governors Tourism award