Find Your Fun in Athens

Though December may bring the official start of winter, there’s fun to be had in and around Athens. Whether you prefer to hang with family or friends, we’ve rounded up five fun places to spend your time this weekend. So get out there and take a ride to enjoy your fun this winter.


For the Foodie


Shiraz Wine Tasting

Every month, Shiraz Wine and Gourmet plays host to burgeoning sommeliers and wine lovers alike introducing three new wines and a small bite. The best part – you can drop in anytime from 1pm – 5pm to partake in the wine-tasting fun. Grab your friends or go alone and enjoy an approachable wine-tasting experience.


For the Festive


Indie South Fair’s Holiday Market

Searching for that unique gift for someone special in your life? This weekend only, peruse collectables and handmade items including gifts and items for the home. Activities for kids, live music, and tasty bites will round out your experience at the holiday-themed market.


For the Fearless

Dance Lights

Buffalo Cafés Line Dancing

Every 2nd and 4th Monday of the month, slip on your favorite cowboy boots and prepare to spank the planks all night. If you’re new to line dancing, there’s instruction available from 6:30pm – 8pm. Enjoy drink specials for that extra dose of liquid courage.


For the Family


The Classic Center’s Indoor Ice Skating

Escape the elements and lace up your skates to cruise around The Classic Center’s indoor ice skating rink. Grab the entire family to perfect your triple axel before the end of the season. Check the calendar for special rates and specific skate times.


For the Fancy


Athens Chamber Singers

For a limited engagement, the Athens Chamber Singers host a series musically-supported Yuletide Musical Dinners. This year’s theme focuses on the magic of Christmas through a child’s eyes. Reservations are required to secure your spot for the feast and entertainment so sign up before it sells out!

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