Top 6 Things to do in the Athens Area this Autumn


  1. Go Apple Picking at Jaemor Farms. Plus, visit the corn maze, petting zoo, duck races, hay rides, and more! Try their fried pied for a sweet treat. Learn more at jaemorfarms.com.

  2. Cheer on GA Sports. Cheer on the Bulldogs competing all fall in a variety of sports, including volleyball, soccer, cross country, golf, tennis, oh and, football. Learn more and buy tickets at georgiadogs.com.

  3. Hear some tunes at Porchfest. Sunday, October 2, over 150 front porches will be filled with musicians across 6 historic neighborhoods in Athens, GA. Learn more and support this event at historicathens.com/porchfest.

  4. Run your best in the AthHalf Marathon. Happening October 22 and 23, the AthHalf is a unique run through Athens, and UGA’s campus with performances from local bands live throughout the course.

  5. Attend the Madison Pioneer Harvest Festival. On Nov. 5, see local vendors, enjoy the craft market, live music, and so much more at this fun event that brings the whole community together. Sponsored by the Madison County Chamber of Commerce. Learn more at madisoncountyga.org/pioneer-harvest-festival.

  6. Visit Boutier Winery in Danielsville, GA. Boutier Winery offers guests hand-crafted wines aged to perfection. Be sure to check out their events, and learn more at boutierwinery.com.