Athens Grease Festival October 19, 2019 – So many choices for great food!

ATHENS, Ala. - The Athens Grease Festival is thrilled to have food trucks frying for us this year! With creations from the Spud Truck, specializing in fried spud creations, you’re sure to find the fry that fits your taste. Catch…

Athens Main Street honored with five Awards of Excellence at Main Street Alabama conference

ATHENS, Ala. – Athens Main Street Executive Director Tere Richardson announced today [Aug. 27] the non-profit organization, which promotes historic downtown Athens, received five awards of excellence at the sixth annual awards banquet [on Aug. 22] during the aLABama Downtown…

Downtown Improvements Impact Fridays After Five and Summer on the Square in August

ATHENS, Ala. -  We are thrilled to have the final phase of our beautiful downtown streetscape project beginning. On August 4, the City of Athens will begin milling, grading and paving streets around the Square. This final phase will improve…

This week at the Athens Saturday Market – June 22, 2019 – Kids Day at the Market

We would like to thank our presenting sponsor WOW! Internet Cable & Phone for sponsoring our market this season! Our weekly market sponsor for this Saturday is Haney Equipment! Bring your children and grandchildren to touch and explore the helper…

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…

City of Athens and Athens Main Street welcome Hildegard’s German Cuisine to the downtown Square

ATHENS, Ala. - Downtown Athens is welcoming a German restaurant that Eric and Amy Miller plan to open next year on Marion Street. The couple owns Hildegard’s German Cuisine in Huntsville. They purchased the former Diesel and Lola building across…