Athfest Music & Arts Festival 2018

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 THREE outdoor beer gardens will have great domestic and craft beer for sale, including draft and canned brews from Red Hare Brewing in Marietta, local Athens brewery Southern Brewing, and Bold Rock Cider from Mills River, NC. This year’s Athfest will also have a special non-alcoholic root beer from Red Hare Brewing for kids and adults alike!

2018 Athfest Music & Arts Festival

When: June 22-24, 2018
Where: Downtown Athens, Georgia
Cost: Outdoor activities are free to the public. Explore the Artists Market, the Kids Fest, live music at the Main Stage or Hull Street Stage, and more! 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