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Six Music Festivals That Signify Springtime in Georgia

Six Music Festivals That Signify Springtime in Georgia

While Georgia is fortunate to host music festivals throughout the year, for many, it’s more of a Spring Thing. Hitting that sweet spot between ‘a bit brisk’ and ‘far too hot’, April, May and June have become a firm favorite ...

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Headlining Performers Announced for 2018 AthFest

Headlining Performers Announced for 2018 AthFest

The headlining performers have been announced for this year’s AthFest Music & Arts Festival, taking place June 22nd through 24th throughout downtown Athens. While most of the shows (heavily focused on Athens and Georgia-based acts) take place in the numerous ...

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AthFest Music, Arts and Kids Festival

AthFest Music, Arts and Kids Festival

June 21-24 • Athens
The 2018 main stage lineup includes Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Linqua Franqa, Family and Friends, Elf Power and The Connells, plus Club Crawl, Artist Market and fun activities for kids.

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AthFest is Getting a Downtown Mural for 20th Anniversary

AthFest is Getting a Downtown Mural for 20th Anniversary

To commemorate its 20th year, the AthFest Music & Arts Festival is partnering with Athens-based artist David Hale and the Lyndon House Arts Center for a large-scale public art mural project. Hale – primarily a tattoo artist who created the ...

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AthFest 2015 CD Features Cross-Section of Athens Music

AthFest 2015 CD Features Cross-Section of Athens Music

The Whigs, Reptar, T. Hardy Morris, Roadkill Ghost Choir and Family and Friends are among the acts on the 2015 AthFest compilation CD. Each year Athens-based independent label Ghostmeat Records puts together a multi-act compilation album in conjunction with the ...

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