City of Athens... A Place to Call Home!

In the City of Athens, we are defined less by boundaries on a map than by the sense of shared values our residents hold dear. Small town values, guided growth, preservation of historical, cultural, and natural heritage are just a few of the core principles that make the City of Athens a wonderful place to call home. 

Upcoming Events

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Long Nine Museum

The Long Nine Museum will be open from 1:00pm - 5:00pm Tuesday through Sunday, through August 30, 2019. 

The annual Athens Fall Festival will be held September 26-28 at the Athens Community Park.  There will be a parade, pageant, carnival, vendors, bands, softball tournament and so much more! Family friendly, so plan to attend and bring your entire famil...

Recent News

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(7/1/2019) Finally -- The playground installers are ON SITE and will be putting in the new playground addition this week. Unfortunately, we will have to close the playground after today for the remainder of the week until they are finished. We will have it back open a...

Tonight's Special Meeting

(6/28/2019) The special meeting that was scheduled for tonight at City Hall has been canceled. Sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused. Thank you.

Long Nine Museum

(6/13/2019) The Long Nine Museum will be open for visitors Tuesday through Sunday, 1:00pm - 5:00pm through August 30th.