Christmas in Athens
Christmas in Athens is a season long, city wide celebration that takes place during November and December. It is made up of both holiday and non-holiday themed events that take place in the community. The city is lit up with spirit, with a large decorated tree that sits in front of City Hall, and a variety of other decorations throughout town. Come downtown in the evening and see all of the beautiful lights among the excitement of the holiday season.
Some hightlighted events include the Downtown Christmas Parade, the Athens Symphony Christmas Concert and the Athens Welcome Center Open House. Craft and childrens events are also very popular. Athens offers unique shopping opportunities and wonderful restaurants for a bite to eat along the way. Athens is a wonderful place to enjoy the holidays.