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Athens Tourism and Sightseeing
You may know Athens, Georgia as home to R.E.M. and the B-52s, the city Rolling Stone named "#1 College Music Scene in America." You may know it for the University of Georgia and Georgia Bulldogs, the "Classic City of the South" where rich tradition at the heart of a hip college town creates a culture unlike any other. Nestled below the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Atlanta, Athens is a harmony of old and new: wedding-perfect Antebellum architecture, contemporary art and eclectic nightlife, a Victorian-era downtown teeming with funky shops and one of the South's most progressive culinary scenes. http://www.VisitAthensGA.com Whether you're after a romantic getaway, a unique meeting destination or a quick trip from Atlanta, find what you've been missing in Athens, Georgia.   Skip to Best Time to Visit. Visitor Information. View Map.


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The Georgia Museum of Art
The Georgia Museum of Art things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Art Museum in Athens, GA USA

The Georgia Museum of Art - free and open to the public The Georgia Museum of Art is both a university museum under the aegis of the University of Georgia and, since 1982, the official state museum of art. Located on the East Campus of UGA, in the Performing and Visual Arts Complex, it opened in 1948.


Cheat Codes at Georgia Theatre
Cheat Codes at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Jan 20, 2022 (Thursday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Cheat Codes January 20, 2022 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 9:00PM

Circle Jerks at 40 Watt Club
Circle Jerks at 40 Watt Club things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Thanksgiving Weekend, Dec 14, 2021 (Tuesday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Circle Jerks December 14, 2021 at 40 Watt Club in Athens, GA 7:00PM

Drive By Truckers at 40 Watt Club
Drive By Truckers at 40 Watt Club things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Jan 12, 2022 (Wednesday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Drive By Truckers January 12, 2022 at 40 Watt Club in Athens, GA 8:00PM

Drive By Truckers at 40 Watt Club
Drive By Truckers at 40 Watt Club things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Jan 13, 2022 (Thursday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Drive By Truckers January 13, 2022 at 40 Watt Club in Athens, GA 8:00PM


Jason Mraz w/ Toca Rivera at Classic Center Theatre
Jason Mraz w/ Toca Rivera at Classic Center Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Thanksgiving Weekend, Nov 30, 2021 (Tuesday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Jason Mraz w/ Toca Rivera November 30, 2021 at Classic Center Theatre in Athens, GA 12:00AM

Kansas at Classic Center Theatre
Kansas at Classic Center Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Mar 20, 2022 (Sunday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Kansas March 20, 2022 at Classic Center Theatre in Athens, GA 7:30PM

Lucy Dacus at Georgia Theatre
Lucy Dacus at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Feb 23, 2022 (Wednesday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Lucy Dacus February 23, 2022 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:00PM

Parquet Courts at Georgia Theatre
Parquet Courts at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Feb 28, 2022 (Monday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Parquet Courts February 28, 2022 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:00PM


Perpetual Groove at Georgia Theatre
Perpetual Groove at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Next Month, Dec 30, 2021 (Thursday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Perpetual Groove December 30, 2021 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 9:00PM

Perpetual Groove at Georgia Theatre
Perpetual Groove at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Next Month, Dec 31, 2021 (Friday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Perpetual Groove December 31, 2021 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 10:00PM

Ryan Hurd at Georgia Theatre
Ryan Hurd at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Apr 07, 2022 (Thursday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Ryan Hurd April 07, 2022 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:30PM

Sports - The Band at Georgia Theatre
Sports - The Band at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Jan 19, 2022 (Wednesday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Sports - The Band January 19, 2022 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 7:30PM

St. Paul and the Broken Bones at Georgia Theatre
St. Paul and the Broken Bones at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Thanksgiving Weekend, Dec 02, 2021 (Thursday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

St. Paul and the Broken Bones December 02, 2021 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:30PM

St. Paul and the Broken Bones at Georgia Theatre
St. Paul and the Broken Bones at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Thanksgiving Weekend, Dec 03, 2021 (Friday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

St. Paul and the Broken Bones December 03, 2021 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:30PM

Tab Benoit at Georgia Theatre
Tab Benoit at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Feb 10, 2022 (Thursday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Tab Benoit February 10, 2022 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:00PM

The Backseat Lovers at Georgia Theatre
The Backseat Lovers at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Mar 03, 2022 (Thursday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

The Backseat Lovers March 03, 2022 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:30PM

The Marcus King Band at Georgia Theatre
The Marcus King Band at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Feb 22, 2022 (Tuesday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

The Marcus King Band February 22, 2022 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:00PM

Waxahatchee at Georgia Theatre
Waxahatchee at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Feb 05, 2022 (Saturday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Waxahatchee February 05, 2022 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:30PM

Yungblud at Georgia Theatre
Yungblud at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Jan 26, 2022 (Wednesday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Yungblud January 26, 2022 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:00PM

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Best Time to Visit Athens


The best time to visit Athens is in the spring and fall. Spring temperatures are cool with averages in the low 60's and highs in the mid 70's. Nights are cool with lows in the low 50's. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the mid 50's and highs in the mid 60's. Fall nights are cold with lows in the mid 40's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Athens


Month Low Avg High
January 30.7 40.2 49.7
February 32.3 43.8 55.2
March 38.8 51.0 63.2
April 45.2 58.4 71.6
May 54.1 66.4 78.6
June 62.5 73.8 85.1
July 66.7 77.4 88.0
August 66.1 76.4 86.7
September 60.4 70.5 80.6
October 49.0 60.1 71.1
November 40.0 50.9 61.7
December 33.2 42.9 52.5

Athens Visitor Bureau


Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau

Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau





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