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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
Drive-By Truckers

Southern alt. rock group Drive-By Truckers first began as the project of friends Patterson Hood and Mike Cooley. Having been active since the mid-90’s, the band’s presence in the Athens music scene is firmly rooted. They have consistently released albums once every 1-3 years since their formation, the most recent being American Band which debuted September 2016.

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Athens, GA
food
Sr. Sol Mexican Restaurant
Mexican Restaurant in Athens, Georgia.
2455 W Broad St, Athens, GA 30606, USA
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Tree That Owns Itself
The Tree That Owns Itself is a white oak tree that has, according to legend, legal ownership of itself and of all land within eight feet of its base.
277 S Finley St, Athens, GA 30605, USA
coffee
Hendershots Coffee
Coffee shop & bar in a former gas station offering a casual Southern menu, live music & local art.
237 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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venue
Flicker Theatre & Bar
Cozy venue with a full bar for live music, independent films, art shows & other creative events.
263 W Washington St, Athens, GA 30601, USA
venue
Georgia Theatre
Georgia Theatre is a live music venue and event space in Athens, Georgia. Many prominent national and local acts across all genres have performed at the Theatre, including rock, folk, country, indie, alternative, hip hop and electronic.
215 N Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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40 Watt Club
The 40 Watt Club is a music venue in Athens, Georgia. Along with CBGB's, the Whisky a Go Go, and selected others, it was instrumental in launching American punk rock and new wave music.
285 W Washington St, Athens, GA 30601, USA
bar
Creature Comforts Brewery
Creature Comforts Brewing Co. crafts the finest balanced artisanal beers.
271 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601, USA
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