5 Things to Know in Athens This Week (3/4/19)

Ready to hit the town this week? Athens’ local businesses have you covered. There is never a dull night in this vibrant city. From concerts to fashion popups, here’s what’s happening in Athens, Georgia this week you won’t want to miss. 

Athens City Wide Scavenger Hunt

This city scavenger hunt helps you get to know the real Athens. It’s all app-based, so you can work at your pace on your schedule to move from landmark to landmark. Soak in Athens art and culture, uncover hidden treasures, earn points, and try to beat the high school in Athens. Even kids can get in on the fun! Tickets are $11 per person and you get to choose your adventure. 

Style Your Life with Stella and Dot

This popup boutique brings a whole new shopping experience to Athens for one day only! Shop the new collections from Stella and Dot to get your wardrobe ready for spring. Jewelry, bags, and clothing are bursting with color and class, featuring items you just can’t find locally. This event is free and will take place on Wednesday, March 6 at Starbucks. 

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Lawrence with Nathan Angelo

Nowhere Bar always has a star-studded lineup of musical talent, and this week is true to their reputation. This Thursday, March 7, Lawrence and Nathan Angelo will take the stage in one of the best concerts of the week. Plus, you can enjoy all the typical offerings you expect from Nowhere Bar: pool, beer, and probably some of your closest friends.

Alter Ego Carnival

Hosted by the Little Kings Shuffle Club and Samaritan Center for Counseling and Wellness, this local variety show lets contestants showcase their unique abilities while challenging the stigma of mental illness. For two months, participants compete in peer to peer campaigns to raise money while developing conversation around mental illnesses. Attendees can “vote” for their favorite alter ego ($1 is one vote) and help contestants reach their fundraising goals. Tickets for the event are $35, which includes cocktails, apps, raffle entries, and entertainment.

Secrets Every Home Buyer Needs BEFORE Buying

Home buyers will want to attend this free real estate event, hosted by Give Back Real Estate and Homebridge Financial. Thursday, March 7, attendees can learn about creative financing for investment properties and insider buying tips to help you realize your real estate dreams. Your ticket automatically enters you to win a Google Home Mini. Seating is limited, so grab your ticket early.

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