Athens has music, culture, dining and shopping without big city traffic

Athens features live music in numerous clubs most nights

Why Athens?

When you visit Athens, you not only enter official Bulldog territory but also become immersed in a world full of history, pride, art, gastronomy, music, and much more! Our charming university town provides its visitors a unique perspective into a historic Georgia town filled with youth and life!

Endless Reasons to Choose Athens!

Athens offers an intellectually stimulating environment, access to a high-ranked university experts and facilities, and a positive change of pace from big-city conferences and their big-city costs.

Athens, home of the University of Georgia, is conveniently located near the Atlanta Airport and has been named one of "The Coolest Small Cities in America" by GQ Magazine! Its rich cultural attractions, rocking music scene, picturesque walking trails, green golf courses, unique shopping, and delectable dining options make Athens the perfect destination for any meeting, conference, reunion, or retreat.

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