Special Events

There’s always exciting things happening in Athens County during the summer. Plan your brew and bikeway tour during one of these summer festivals so you can join in on the fun!

Nelsonville Music Festival 2017

The third round of lineup announcements for NMF17 includes: They Might Be Giants (headlining Friday, June 2), Jenny Lewis (Saturday, June 3), Shannon and the Clams, The Cactus Blossoms, Mr. Elevator, Jay Som, Ona, St. Lenox, Apple & The Moon, Chris Biester, and Max Knouse. The 11 new additions join a lineup that already includes Ween, View

Quilt National 2017

Quilt National Visit Website Time: Open hours – see website for details Location: Dairy Barn Arts Center, 8000 Dairy Ln., Athens Phone: (740) 592-4981 This 20th biennial Quilt National Exhibition will be on view at the Dairy Barn Arts Center May 27 through September 4, 2017. Quilt National – Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Art Quilts Quilt National is View

Boogie on the Bricks 2017

Boogie on the Bricks is a one-day FREE Community Music & Arts Street Festival held on the bricks of beautiful Athens, Ohio. Admission to the festival is free of charge. That’s right! You can dance in the streets, listen to an eclectic array of talented musicians, visit with old friends and make some new. The View