Winner: Nuçi's Space
396 Oconee St. · 706-227-1515
A main girder in the infrastructure that supports the music scene and its musicians, supports the town, really, with its proactive reach to smooth the journeys of creative people.
Runner Up: Athens Area Humane Society
1781 Mars Hill Rd. · 706-705-2247
Winner: AthFest: Music, Arts, Film and Kids' Festival
It started out as an attempt to drum up a little summer-doldrums business downtown while the students were gone, and it has turned into a gigantic celebration of Athens music and art and outreach.
Runner Up: Twilight Criterium