AthFest is an annual three-day event that showcases local and regional musicians and artists in downtown Athens.
The festival entertains on two outdoor stages and multiple indoor venues, and features artwork, crafts, and food from local artists, small businesses and restaurants. Its purpose is to celebrate art and music in the Classic City while generating awareness and fundraising for AthFest Educates, a nonprofit dedicated to the support of music and arts education for youth. Click here to learn more about Athfest Educates and its upcoming fundraisers.
In addition to all of the awesome Athfest happenings, listed below, venues and outdoor beer gardens will have great domestic and craft beer on tap, including brews from Devils Backbone Brewing in Virginia and local Athens brewery Southern Brewing. In addition to draft beer, Athfest will have cans of Red Hare Brewing’s SPF 50/50, an IPA Radler, and Bold Rock’s Granny Smith Apple hard cider.
2017 Athfest Music & Arts Festival
When: June 23-25
Where: Downtown Athens, Georgia
Cost: Outdoor activities are free to the public.
Buy a wristband here for access to venue performances all weekend.
Outdoor Performance Schedule
- Click here for the lineups at each stage.
- Friday 5pm-11pm
- Saturday 12pm-11pm
- Sunday 12:30pm-8pm
Venue Performance (Club Crawl) Schedule
- Click here for the lineups at each venue.
- Times vary by date and by venue