Travel in Athens, GA

The Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau is pleased to recognize exceptional service in the local hospitality and tourism industry.

This is the sixth and final post in a blog series highlighting the restaurants with international owners and managers right here in Athens, Georgia. This week we are highlighting the places with influences from North America:

LET THE BATTLE BEGIN!! Project Safe’s annual Groovy Nights fundraiser is back for its 17th year. This year’s event will be all about the biggest Lip Sync Battle in Athens, Georgia! Join them at The Foundry on Saturday, Aug. 25th, 2018 at 8 pm. The Battle of the Decades 70s vs 80s Lip Sync Battle will be filled with competitive performances by local community favorites. Mark your calendars, grab your friends, put on your best tie-dye shirt and bell-bottoms or torn sweater and…

Synovus Financial Corp. and FCB Financial Holdings, Inc. today jointly announced their entry into a definitive merger agreement under which Synovus will acquire FCB Financial Holdings, Inc., owner of Florida Community Bank, Florida’s largest community bank.