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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.


Casting Crowns at Classic Center Theatre
Casting Crowns at Classic Center Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Tomorrow, Oct 28, 2021 (Thursday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Casting Crowns October 28, 2021 at Classic Center Theatre 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

Frank Turner at Georgia Theatre
Frank Turner at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Today, Oct 27, 2021 (Wednesday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Frank Turner October 27, 2021 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:00PM


Georgia Bulldogs Football vs. Missouri Tigers Football
Georgia Bulldogs Football vs. Missouri Tigers Football things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Next Weekend, Nov 06, 2021 (Saturday) Sports event in Athens, GA USA

Georgia Bulldogs Football vs. Missouri Tigers Football November 06, 2021 at Sanford Stadium in Athens, GA 12:00AM

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

Riley Green - Upgrade Meet & Greet Packages
Riley Green - Upgrade Meet & Greet Packages things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Next Week, Nov 03, 2021 (Wednesday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Riley Green - Upgrade Meet & Greet Packages November 03, 2021 at 440 Foundry Pavilion at The Classic Center in Athens, GA 7:00PM


Riley Green at 440 Foundry Pavilion at The Classic Center
Riley Green at 440 Foundry Pavilion at The Classic Center things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Next Week, Nov 03, 2021 (Wednesday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Riley Green November 03, 2021 at 440 Foundry Pavilion at The Classic Center in Athens, GA 7:00PM

Rodney Carrington at Classic Center Theatre
Rodney Carrington at Classic Center Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Next Month, Nov 13, 2021 (Saturday) Theater event in Athens, GA USA

Rodney Carrington November 13, 2021 at Classic Center Theatre in Athens, GA 7:00PM

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

Watchhouse at Georgia Theatre
Watchhouse at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Next Month, Nov 12, 2021 (Friday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Watchhouse November 12, 2021 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:30PM

Yacht Rock Revue at Georgia Theatre
Yacht Rock Revue at Georgia Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Athens, GA
Tomorrow, Oct 28, 2021 (Thursday) Concert event in Athens, GA USA

Yacht Rock Revue October 28, 2021 at Georgia Theatre in Athens, GA 8:00PM

Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau
Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau
Visitor Bureau in Athens, GA USA

Take a hip trip to Athens, Georgia! Let your hair down and let your mind run free through historic southern streets pulsing with creative energy. Mix it up. Mingle with athletes and artists at eclectic galleries and UGA games.

Farm View Market
Farm View Market
Shopping in Madison, GA USA

Shop with confidence knowing your food is made, grown, and r Farm to Family The Garden at Broughton initially began as an initiative to provide fresh produce for our employees. That small garden turned into a full-time project that today yields more than 100,000 pounds of produce annually supporting some 200 families.

Hampton Inn Madison
Hampton Inn Madison
Hotel in Madison, GA USA
Currently as low as $100.80/night!

Conveniently located just one mile north of the central business district in Madison Georgia Hampton Inn Madison features an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. Hampton Inn Madison is close to several local attractions. Free Internet,Outdoor Pool, Free Breakfast, Restaurant, Pets Allowed.


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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.

Visit Athens in the springSpring Summer Visit Athens in the fallFall Winter


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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