Favorite Stuff Around Town 2016


Winner: Project Safe · 706-549-0922

Project Safe is a true local hero for its work toward ending violence against women in Athens and beyond. Flagpole readers chose to honor Project Safe for a third year.

Runner Up: A New Hope: Animal Sanctuary and Education Center

64 Yeargin Ct. · 706-742-9580


Winner: AthFest: Music, Arts and Kids Festival

Fighting for music, arts and the Athens way, AthFest: Music, Arts and Kids Festival has been a champion of our local culture for 20 years and the Athens Favorite Festival/Event for six years.

Runner Up: Twilight Criterium