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Welcome Cinco y Diez to the guide2athens Family!



In the mood for some Mexican food? We all know Athens has some GREAT Mexican restaurants that know how to satisfy a craving, but now there’s a new kid on the block named Cinco y Diez and we are so thrilled to feature them in our 2014-2015 guidebook! Cinco y Diez is brought to you by the same duo who brought Last Resort Grill and Five & Ten to Athens, Mel...

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Enjoy an Evening in the Garden sponsoring Boys & Girls Clubs of Athens


On Thursday, August 21st, Mercedes-Benz of Athens is hosting “Evening in the Garden”, featuring food and beverages from local Athens sponsors. A variety of delicious hors devours will be served by the participating restaurants including Chops & Hops, Last Resort, George’s Lowcountry Table, Square One Fish Co., Five Bar, Em’s Kitchen and...

Tagged: melting points, evening in the garden, wine tasting, auction, last resort, live music

Georgia Theater Adds New Dates to an Already Rockin’ Fall Line-Up and Rooftop Series.



The fall line-up at Athens’ infamous Georgia Theater is already proving to be something you do not want to miss. With big names like Umphrey’s McGee (which will actually take place at the Classic Center) to native Athens bands like Futurebirds, there is bound to be a little something for everyone on the first round of show announcements for the Fall 2014 season. ...

Tagged: georgia theater, athens, fall2014, umphreys, futurebirds, music

Welcome BMA at Home to the guide2athens family!



The guide2athens team is thrilled to announce the addition of BMA at Home, a new interior design and LEED consulting shop, to our group of local businesses! This bright and cozy interiors shop, located right in the center of Five Points (across from the Royal Peasant), offers great quality consignment interiors, a USA-made upholstery line, as well as pieces curate...

Tagged: bmaathome, breckynalexander, interiordesign, leedconsulting, fivepoints, interiors

Red Dress Boutique Ready to Help with Fall Recruitment



With the Fall Semester at the University of Georgia quickly approaching, it’s time for some of us to start thinking about Sorority Recruitment which will be taking place Wednesday, August 13 – Monday, August 18. According to UGA Panhellenic Advisor, Elizabeth Pittard, over 1,500 girls have registered for this year’s recruitment – the highest...

Tagged: red dress boutique, red dress, uga, rush, recruitment, sorority