YOUR Family Guide to Athens, Georgia! Hundreds of THE Coolest Things to See, Do, Eat, and Drink in the Classic City!

ATHENS QUIKLIST

ATTRACTIONS

GREAT FOR KIDS!

The State Botanical Garden of Georgia

Alice H. Richards Children’s Garden at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia

Bear Hollow Zoo & Wildlife Trail

World of Wonder Playground

Southeast Clarke Park

Treehouse Kid & Craft

Rook and Pawn


SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY


MUSEUMS, LIBRARIES, AND HISTORIC HOMES

Georgia Museum of Art

Georgia Museum of Natural History

Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall Sports Museum

Taylor-Grady House

Ware-Lyndon House

TRR Cobb House

Church-Waddel-Brumby House

Joseph Henry Lumpkin House

Chase Albon House

Eagle Tavern Museum (Watkinsville, Georgia)


HISTORIC LANDMARKS AND BUILDINGS

Tree That Owns Itself

Double Barrel Cannon

R.E.M. First Show Church at Nuci’s Space

R.E.M. Murmur Railroad Trestle n Dudley Park

Seney-Stovall Chapel

UGA Arch

Iron Horse (Watkinsville, Georgia)

Elder Mill Covered Bridge (Watkinsville, Georgia)


PARKS, PLAYGROUNDS, GREENSPACES, AND BEACHES

Walking Trails in Athens-Clarke County

Bishop Park

Sandy Creek Park

Firefly Trail

World of Wonder Playground

Southeast Clarke Park

Athens – North Oconee River Greenway

Walker Park (formerly Trail Creek Park)

Memorial Park

Birchmore Trail in Memorial Park

Ben Burton Park

Oconee Forest Park

Dudley Park

Satterfield Park

Boulevard Woods Park

East Athens Community Center

Holland Youth Sports Complex

Lay Park and Community Center

Reese and Pope Park

Tennis Center

Rocksprings Park & Community Center

Lake Chapman at Sandy Creek Park

Lake Herrick

Herman C. Michael Park (Bishop, GA)

Harris Shoals Park (Watkinsville, GA)

SPORTING VENUES AND EVENTS

Sanford Stadium

Foley Field

Stegeman Coliseum

Jack Turner Stadium

Turner Soccer Complex


OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES AND ADVENTURES

We Let the Dawgs Out – Public Art Exhibit

Big Dogs on the River Kayaking

University of Georgia Golf Course

Southern Gayles Golf Course


ZOOS AND ANIMAL EXPERIENCES

Bear Hollow Zoo & Wildlife Trail


BOTANICAL GARDENS AND NATURE CENTERS

The State Botanical Garden of Georgia

Alice H. Richards Children’s Garden at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia

Sandy Creek Nature Center

UGA Horticulture Trial Gardens

Latin American Ethnobotanical Garden


PERFORMING ARTS

Classic Center

Morton Theatre

Athens Symphony Orchestra

Town and Gown Players

University of Georgia Performing Arts Center


CREATIVE AND CONTEMPORARY ARTS

Lyndon House Arts Center

Athica Athens Institute for Contemporary Art

ARTini’s Art Lounge


COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY EXPERIENCES

University of Georgia

UGA Visitor Center

UGA Arch

UGA Football

UGA Baseball

UGA Women’s Softball

UGA Men’s Basketball

UGA Lady Bulldogs Basketball

UGA Men’s Tennis

UGA Women’s Tennis

UGA Men’s Golf

UGA Women’s Golf

UGA Cross Country

UGA Track & Field

UGA Equestrian

UGA Swimming & Diving

UGA Women’s Gymnastics

UGA Women’s Soccer

UGA Women’s Volleyball

Sanford Stadium

Foley Field

Stegeman Coliseum

Jack Turner Stadium

Turner Soccer Complex

Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall Sports Museum

University of Georgia Golf Course

UGA Arts Department

University of Georgia Performing Arts Center

UGA Symphony Orchestra

University Philharmonia

UGA Opera Theatre

UGA Jazz Ensembles

Gamelan Chandra Natha

UGA Choir

African-American Choral Ensemble

Hodgson Singers

Men’s Glee Club

Women’s Glee Club

University Chorus

Choral Project

Repertory Singers

Chamber Ensembles

UGA Theatre Department

UGA New Dance Theatre

UGA Dance Department

UGA Ballet Ensemble

UGA Spring Dance Concert

UGA Young Choreographer’s Series

Dance Repertory Project

UGA CORE Contemporary and Aerial Dance

UGA Ballroom Performance Group

Georgia Museum of Art

Lamar Dodd School of Art

Georgia Writer’s Hall of Fame

UGA Horticulture Trial Gardens

Founders Memorial Garden

Latin American Ethnobotanical Garden

Georgia Museum of Natural History

The State Botanical Garden of Georgia

Alice H. Richards Children’s Garden at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia

Iron Horse Plant Sciences Farm (Watkinsville, Georgia)


FACTORY TOURS, PRODUCT EXPERIENCES, AND TASTINGS


AGRICULTURAL EXPERIENCES


SHOPPING AND ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICTS

Downtown Athens

Normal Town

Boulevard

Five Points

Baxter Street

Beechwood

Eastside

Epps Bridge

Georgia Square Mall


INDOOR ENTERTAINMENT

Rook and Pawn

Rush Athens Trampoline Park

Treehouse Kid & Craft

Urban Enigmas Escape Rooms

Escape The Space

Cine BarCafe

Beechwood Cinemas

University 16 Cinemas

AMC Dine-In Athens 12

Showtime Bowling Center


RELIGIOUS SITES, SHRINES, AND MONUMENTS


HISTORIC MEMORIALS AND CEMETERIES

Oconee Hill Cemetery


GROWN UP FUN!

Creature Comforts Brewing Company

Terrapin Beer Company

Southern Brewing Company

Akademia Brewing Company

Georgia Theatre

40 Watt Club

Live Wire Athens

LumberJaxe Axe Throwing


OTHER GREAT IDEAS!

Athens Welcome Center


SHOPPING

More Ideas Coming Soon!

Athens Farmers’ Market

Avid Bookshop

Wuxtry Records

Treehouse Kid & Craft

Condor Chocolates

Independent Baking Company

Hodgson’s Pharmacy

Native America Gallery

Bear Hug Honey Company

Etched in Tradition

The Indigo Child

Archipelago Antiques

J and J Flea Market

Georgia Square Mall

UGA Bookstore

University Spirit

Alumni Hall


DINING

More Ideas Coming Soon!

FAMILY FRIENDLY DINING

Cali n’ Tito’s Eastside

Cali n’ Tito’s

BAKERIES

Independent Baking Company

COFFEE

Jittery Joe’s

1000 Faces

Zombie Coffee & Donuts

SWEET TREATS

Condor Chocolates

Zombie Coffee & Donuts

BUBBLE TEA

Bubble Cafe

Mother Pho

Just Pho… And More


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