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…

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…

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…

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,…

It’s your downtown! Share your vision!

Main Street Alabama and Athens Main Street are partnering to conduct a Downtown development program, consisting of bringing in economic development and design consultants, conducting community meetings with local residents, leaders and business people and developing a new strategic vision…

Fridays After Five Heats Up in August in Downtown Athens Alabama

ATHENS, Ala. - Music, Shopping, Dining, Kids Activities come to downtown Athens for an evening of fun for the entire family. Fridays After Five is the third Friday of each month in June-September, continuing this Friday, August 17 from 5-8…