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Plan Your Meeting

The professional staff at the Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) can help you ensure that your meeting attendees experience the creative energy of this vibrant college town.  Connect with our resources to capture the authentic flavor of Athens throughout your event.  The Athens CVB works in partnership with all local providers, ensuring a vast bank of resources.

CVB Services

We welcome your requests for customized bid packets, presentations to your decision-makers, advance promotion, and more.


From local original and cover bands to top national recording artists, the Athens CVB can connect you with the local talent we're known for worldwide.  Check entertainment off your list of concerns and be ready to reap the rewards that only-in-Athens live music can bring to your event!  >>More

Transportation Services 

Local transportation services are available to provide shuttle services between hotels, meeting facilities, and other off-site activities or events while your group is in Athens. More>>

Catering, Banquets

Athens offers exceptional dining options, both in our local restaurants and catering professionals for events of any size.  From southern standards to cosmopolitan chic, Athens has something for every palate.  

Tours for Attendees and Guests

Get out and about to see the true flavor of Athens!  Many tour options are available for attendees and guests, from heritage and gardens to Athens Food Tours or a local brewery.  The CVB can assist with transportation and tour guide arrangements.  More>>

Extracurricular Activities

The Athens CVB can help you organize memorable events including golf, softball or tennis tournaments, conference discounts with downtown merchants, theatre group rates, off-site parties and receptions, or group outings to UGA sporting events and cultural performances.

Special Group Discounts/Attendee Appreciation

The Athens CVB works with local businesses to provide discounts on products and services to convention attendees. Local merchants can welcome your group with signage to make your attendees feel right at home.

For further details and assistance, please submit a Request for Proposal Form, or contact:

CVB Sales Team
706.357.4430, 800.653.0603