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City Of Athens

The City of Athens, Tennessee is a local municipal government located in beautiful East Tennessee. Conveniently located right in between Knoxville and Chattanooga off of I75, the city of just over 14,000 residents nicknamed Athens, "The Friendly City."

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Athens Egg Hunt
11:30 AM EDT, Mar 23, 2024
Athens, TN
Hunt for over 12,000 eggs in Athens Regional Park
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Athens Fishing Derby
8:00 AM EDT, Apr 06, 2024
Athens, TN
Athens Free Kids Fishing Derby on April 6, 2024
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Walk, Run, Pedal, Jamz Festival
10:00 AM EDT, Apr 20, 2024
Athens, TN
The festival includes vendor tents; food tents; a kid's zone; a toddler walk; a charity walk, run and destination bike ride on the Eurek...
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National MooFest
10:00 AM EDT, Jun 01, 2024
Athens, TN
East Tennessee's largest agricultural festival in Historic Downtown Athens will be held on June 1, 2024.
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Pumpkintown
10:00 AM EDT, Oct 12, 2024
Athens, TN
East Tennessee's Favorite Fall Festival
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A Snowy Old-Fashioned Downtown Christmas in Historic Dow... Friday, November 17, 2023, Historic Downtown Athens was rumbling with excited cheers and carols. Children were in awe playing in the sno...