Whether you’re a craft beer enthusiast or an arts buff, you’re sure to find something to do near the Country Inn & Suites hotel in Athens. Enjoy the vibrant culture of this unique town, which offers exciting events like Athfest, the Athens Twilight Criterium and a variety of theatrical performances. The hotel is just two miles from downtown Athens and the University of Georgia, so it’s perfectly situated for exploring everything the area has to offer. Athens Events and Attractions:
University of Georgia Sporting Events:
- Athens Twilight Criterium (2 miles)
This riveting pro cycling event consistently brings over 30,000 spectators to Athens, GA. The next Athens Twilight Criterium will be held on April 24-25, 2015.
- Athfest Summer 2015 (2 miles)
Families love this annual music, art, film and kids’ festival and fundraiser, which raises money for music and arts education programs.
- Classic Center Theater (2.6 miles)
Attend musicals, theatrical performances and comedy shows at this stunning downtown theater.
Phone: +1 (706) 357-4444
- New Earth Music Hall (2.3 miles)
Known for its great atmosphere and musical acts, New Earth Music Hall offers a wealth of weekly musical and comedic performances.
Phone: +1 (706) 543-8283
- Terrapin Beer Company (2.9 miles)
Visitors can tour this award-winning brewery and sample a variety of flavorful beers. Check out the hotel's Terrapin Beer Company Package.
Phone: +1 (706) 549-3377
- UGA Special Collections Libraries (2.2. miles)
This fascinating library is home to a variety of rare books and other primary source documents, including audiovisual records, letters and diaries.
Phone: +1 (706) 542-7123
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