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Entertainment & Events in Athens, Georgia

Special Events

  • Christmas in Athens
    Located Citywide
    706-357-4430
    Enjoy a complete array of Christmas festivities celebrated throughout the city of Athens in the months of November and December including the Downtown Athens Christmas Parade, the Classic City Christmas Weekend, and the Festival of Trees. more

  • Halloween
    706-357-4430
    Athens nightclubs are world renowned for their live music, and the scene doesn't get any better than on Halloween, when bands and fans dress in wild costumes. Make a weekend out of the ultimate adults-only Halloween party. more

  • Christmas in Athens
    300 North Thomas Street
    Athens, GA 30601
    706-357-4430
    A compilation of almost 150 holiday festivities throughout November and December. more

  • Yuletide Musical Dinner with Athens Chamber Singer
    247 East Washington Street
    Athens, GA 30601
    706-353-6976
    Fun for the whole family or a night on the town. The Yuletide Musical Dinner with Athens Chamber Singers offer music, entertainment and more. Held in December. more

Cinema

  • Carmike 12
    1570 Lexington Road
    Athens, GA 30601
    706-354-0016
    First-run Hollywood movies and critically acclaimed films are shown at this cinema that also features comfortable seating and a large concession stand. more

Night Life

  • Forty Watt Club, The
    285 West Washington Street
    Athens, GA 30601
    706-549-7871
    A supportive, well known proving ground for new local artists, this eclectic nightclub still lives on its reputation as the launching pad for REM and the B-52's back in the seventies. more

  • Old Pal, The
    1320 Prince Avenue
    Athens, GA 30606
    Located in the Normaltown District of Athens
    706-850-4340
    The Old Pal is a neighborhood bar that offers a seasonal drinks menu with a focus on classic cocktails, craft beers, old world wines, and a whiskey list. more

Concerts & Performances

  • Classic Center, The
    300 North Thomas Street
    Athens, GA 30601
    706-208-0900
    Home to the Athens Symphony, this state-of-the-art, 2050 seat performing arts center also features Broadway productions, headline entertainers, and concerts throughout the year. more

  • Momix
    300 North Thomas Street
    Athens, GA 30601
    Classic Center
    706-208-0900
    Momix is known internationally for presenting work of exceptional inventiveness and physical beauty. This company of dancer-illusionists create a brilliant breakthrough of multimedia dance theatre with lush, exotic imagery and a powerful score.  more

  • Georgia Theatre, The
    215 North Lumpkin Street
    Athens, GA 30601
    Located in Downtown Athens
    706-850-7670 (Box Office)
    A live music venue. more

  • 40 Watt Club, The
    285 West Washington Street
    Athens, GA 30601
    706-549-7871
    A live music venue. more

Plays & Productions

  • Chicago The Musical
    300 North Thomas Street
    Athens, GA 30601
    706-357-4444
    Chicago The Musical, yes, it’s true, the one and only broadway sensation is in Athens for two nights. Come be a part of all the razzle-dazzle. Held in April. more

  • Jesus Christ Superstar
    300 North Thomas Street
    Athens, GA 30601
    706-208-0900
    Jesus Christ Superstar, This Andrew Lloyd Webber classic “rock-opera” staring Ted Neeley in the title role and In Living Colour’s Corey Glover as Judas, is a timeless masterpiece that will leave you captivated by its power.  more

  • Morton Theatre
    195 West Washington Street
    Athens, GA 30601
    706-613-3770
    "Athens' Historic Showplace," this magnificent theatre opened in 1910 and presents an array of entertaining theatrical productions and events throughout the year. more

Arts & Crafts Shows

  • Marketplace, The
    300 North Thomas Street
    Athens, GA 30601
    downtown Athens
    706-613-8778
    Event featuring dozens of artists and crafts vendors will offer one-of-a-kind gift ideas, plus special events such as Ladies' Day Out and wine tasting.

Festivals & Fairs

  • AthFest
    P.O. Box 327
    Athens, GA 30603
    Held in Historic Downtown Athens
    706-548-1973
    AthFest showcases the best in regionally and nationally recognized Athens-based talent. Over 60 local and regional artists, hands-on arts activities for children and performances by local adult musicians playing specifically for kids are also featured at the annual AthFest. more

  

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