Restaurants, Music, Food Trucks, and Merchants at June 21, 2019 Fridays after Five in downtown Athens

ATHENS, Ala. – Bring your friends and family to Downtown Athens and come see what the Square has to offer! Fridays After Five will be on selected Fridays of each month in May- August; the upcoming event is June 21st from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Square in Downtown Athens. Fridays After Five […]

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 University ARTHEADS, created head pieces based on a parade theme and encouraged the community to […]

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 in, shop the store specials and sign up for the many door prizes offered. Athens […]

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 Annual Sippin’ Cider Festival. The holiday affair, set for December 8, 2018, offers an evening […]