Make your OHIO Bobcat Football weekend in Athens a winning one. Discover why Athens, Ohio, has been voted the best small college town by USA Today. Vibrant nightlife, a thriving local food and spirits scene, and lush rolling hills means there’s so much more to do before and after the game. Follow our Weekend Playbook itineraries to get the View
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Photograph by Joel Hawksley | Courtesy of Ohio University Intercollegiate Athletics Your play-by-play for an entire weekend’s worth of fun in Athens Tuesday, November 7 Explore Uptown Athens for a great meal and drinks, as well as an assortment of shops. Head to the Hockhocking Adena Bikeway for an evening stroll along the river. Wednesday, November 8 View
Photograph by Calvin Mattheis | Courtesy of Ohio University Intercollegiate Athletics Your play-by-play for three full days of fun in Athens Monday, October 30 Stretch your legs with a hike at Stroud’s Run State Park. Experience global cuisine in Athens with dinner at Restaurant Salaam. Take in a movie at the historic Athena Cinema. Tuesday, October 31 Score a quick breakfast View
Photograph by Joel Hawksley | Courtesy of Ohio University Intercollegiate Athletics Your play-by-play for three full days of fun in Athens Friday, October 20 Sample Ohio-made wines at Shade Winery or Pleasant Hill Vineyards. Enjoy a locally-sourced meal at Lui Lui Restaurant. Take in a movie at the historic Athena Cinema. Saturday, October 21 Savor a late breakfast or lunch at the Village Bakery and Cafe. View
Photograph by Calvin Mattheis | Courtesy of Ohio University Intercollegiate Athletics Your play-by-play for an entire weekend’s worth of fun in Athens Friday, October 6 Need to see more leaves? Ride the Fall Foliage Train on the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway in Nelsonville, just a few minutes north of Athens. Head to Uptown Athens and join The Plains Lions View
Website The Southern Ohio Copperheads are a fan favorite every summer! For the past 17 seasons they have been bring families and friends together to enjoy the great American pastime that is baseball. June Thursday, June 8 at 5:00 PM – Homer’s Homecoming Friday, June 9 at 7:05 PM – Copperheads v. Xenia Scouts Saturday, View
When the weather heats up, the boys of summer charge the baseball diamond…
The pomp and pageantry of NCAA Division I sports come to life at Ohio University in Athens. Students, faculty, locals, and family all don the green and white to root their beloved Bobcats to victory.
Golf along the Hocking River on the Ohio University golf course or choose from several other courses in the area.
Off-road motorcycle and all-terrain vehicles race before your eyes on Supercross, Motorcross, and Grand Prix courses.
If you’re looking for racing, Skyline Speedway is the place to be! The 3/8 mile, high banked track features 410 Sprints, Super Late Model, Street Stock, AMRA Modified, Pure Stock and 4 Cylinder races.