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Holiday Highlights in Downtown Athens

The holidays are a special season everywhere, but especially in downtown Athens! Not only do we celebrate with the Parade of Lights and have a wonderful business open house, but families and friends also enjoy shopping and exploring all times of day for the entire season.  This video from our friends at Radar Production highlights the fun and excitement of read more >

Gameday Parking!

The Dawgs are #1! Park in our decks when you come to tailgate cheer on the team! Downtown parking decks are right across the Arch and only a short walk to Sanford Stadium.

Call 706-613-7978 to reserve your Gameday Parking Pass in advance of game day or for more information on parking options.

Parking on an individual game day is read more >

Downtown Athens: It’s All Here!

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Family Itinerary: Explore Downtown Athens

Downtown Athens is a safe, family-fun environment where you can explore and experience with your kids. We’ve put together a family-oriented itinerary for each time of the day to give you ideas about how to spend your day playing north of the arch.

ADDA’s Proposed Boundary Expansion Map

Click here to see the ADDA’s proposed boundary expansion map.

Downtown Gift Certificates

It’s not too late to order your downtown gift certificates! Order by Wednesday, December 20, to be sure your certificates arrive in time.

ADDA’s office will close at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 21, due to a closed-session board meeting. Our office will also be closed on Friday, December 23.

Spend Your Holiday Downtown

Come on downtown on Saturday, December 3, between 1:00 and 5:00 p.m. for DABA’s Spend Your Holiday Downtown open house, featuring carriage rides, Santa, Elsa and Ana from “Frozen,” and a Find-the-Elf scavenger hunt!

Sponsored by


Agora Vintage

Cheeky Peach

Dynamite Clothing



Heery’s Too!

Kum’s Fashion & Gifts

Native America Gallery

The Rook & Pawn

South Kitchen + Bar

Tena’s Jewelry

Trappeze Pub

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