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 and maps to direct you. The winner is awarded the coveted Sippin’ Cider Cup! There will be […]

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. September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and Athens Arts League’s monthly Art After Hours event […]

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 and drink specials. A Kids Zone will be set up in The Exchange on Marion […]

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 for downtown Athens. Let your voice be heard by participating in the Community Visioning Session […]