Celebrate and Support Athens this Holiday Season

It’s more important this winter than ever to #LoveAthensKeepItLocal! Join us in supporting your neighbors, family, and friends by shopping local this holiday season and spread holiday cheer.


Uptown for the Holidays

Athens Uptown Business Association is excited to welcome you and your family to the uptown area to celebrate the holiday season. You’ll find merchants with unique gifts, food and beverage to warm you up, our community tree, and other opportunities to take in the atmosphere.

#AthensYeti2020 #LoveAthensKeepItLocal

This is a chance to win a gift basket, raffled every week with goodies from Athens Uptown businesses. Beginning November 28th, there is a Yeti roaming around. When you find it, take a picture and tag the business it’s in while using the hashtags #AthensYeti2020 and #LoveAthensKeepItLocal to be entered in the drawing!

Community Tree & Santa House

Near the courthouse, you and your family can help decorate the Community Tree donated by a local tree farm. Make new memories by created a unique ornament with your family and hang it on the tree while uptown. More details about design parameters and additional information to come.

Santa’s House will arrive as scheduled, but Santa is being kept at the Workshop due to an elf shortage. He will be checking his mail regularly, so he can be sure to hear from kiddos. Since Santa won’t be around for pictures since he is working overtime, he sent a photo opportunities with some of his Athens friends. Look for 7 custom murals around uptown businesses!


Holiday Promotions

Check out these great deals from local businesses for the holiday season.

Class A Sounds – Remote Car Starters on sale until December 5th
Fairfield Inn & Suites Home for the Holidays 2020, $79 a night on select dates
Hampton Inn – Hampton for the Holidays, $79 a night on select dates.
Restore Athens25% Storewide on November 28th with receipt from locally owned business from Black Friday and Small Business Saturday.

Online Retailers

Want to shop online? Live outside of Athens? These businesses offer online shopping with delivery.

Gift Card Directory

Want to give a little Athens love, but want to make sure it’s a perfect fit? Gift cards are available at the following businesses.

Restaurants with Online Ordering

These restaurants are working to give you a yummy meal with online ordering and some with delivery.

Cover Photo by Yulian Karadzhov on Unsplash
Yeti Design by Red Tail Design/Ohio is Home