0 comments on “Annual Mardi Gras Block Party and Parade planned for downtown Athens”

Annual Mardi Gras Block Party and Parade planned for downtown Athens

ATHENS, Ala. - Eight years ago, Athens State University Art Professor Gail Bergeron challenged her art sculpture students to help bring Mardi Gras to Downtown Athens. The New Orleans native created a block party where students, dubbed the Athens State…

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0 comments on “Downtown merchants offer sweet deals for Chocolate Walk 2019”

Downtown merchants offer sweet deals for Chocolate Walk 2019

ATHENS Ala. – Athens Main Street’s 2019 Chocolate Walk is Saturday, February 2 from 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Chocolate Walk Tickets may be sold out, but everyone can enjoy the fabulous specials offered by Downtown merchants.  Whether you have tickets or not…stop…

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Athens Main Street announces participating merchants for 2018 Sippin’ Cider Festival

ATHENS, Ala. – Eat, Sip, and Shop at the 8th annual Sippin’ Cider Festival in downtown Athens. Winter’s favorite drink will take center stage in downtown Athens, Ala. the second Saturday in December when Athens Main Street hosts the 8th…

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8th Annual Sippin’ Cider festival planned for December 8, 2018 in downtown Athens

ATHENS, Ala. - Visit the Square in Downtown Athens to eat, shop and sample all the delicious cider specially created just for this event. Sip and vote on your favorite. Just look for Elves in Santa hats outside the participating merchants. They will have ballots…

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Childhood Cancer Awareness Art After Hours event set for Friday

ATHENS, Ala. - A father who turned to songwriter as a form of encouragement after the loss of his son will be among the artists sharing their talents at a free event on Friday to raise awareness about childhood cancer.…

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Friday’s After Five – September 21, 2018 in Downtown Athens

Downtown merchants will be open Friday, September 21 until 8:00 p.m. offering special sales and activities. Vendors will be setup along Marion Street to sell art, handmade items, jewelry and more! Enjoy the food trucks and local restaurants for food…

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Athens Saturday Market Bicentennial Celebration set for August 25

ATHENS, Ala. - Come help us celebrate Athens Bicentennial 1818 - 2018! We will be handing out free soft drinks and ice cream from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. (noon). This will be the final market of the season so make…

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Main Street Alabama Refresh Resource team set to visit Athens in late August

ATHENS, Ala. - Athens Main Street looks forward to engaging the community in crafting a vision for downtown Athens and outlining the goals for the Athens Main Street program during a Main Street Alabama Refresh Resource team visit August 27,…