Top Entertainment Venues in Athens

40 Watt

285 W. Washington Street Athens, GA

The 40 Watt club is one of the best places to catch a concert in Athens. Bands like the B-52’s, R.E.M, and Love Tractor have all graced the 40’s stage. Although the 40 Watt commonly hosts big time bands, you can still catch some underground music shows on occasion. The shows are always amazing and most importantly, affordable.

Georgia Theatre

215 North Lumpkin Street Athens, GA

The Georgia Theatre is another great concert venue. You can go for a show or enjoy a delicious meal on their rooftop terrace. The terrace is open daily and serves a wide variety of food.

The Melting Point

295 E. Dougherty St. Athens, Ga

Staying at The Foundry Park Inn and Spa? The Melting Point is the Foundry’s on location music venue. You can watch an amazing music show and get a relaxing massage all in the same place.

Caledonia Lounge

256 West Clayton Street. Athens, Ga

The Caledonia Lounge may not be as well-known as some other music venues in Athens, but that does not make it any less fun. In fact, that is part of what makes this venue so enjoyable. At the Caledonia Lounge you can enjoy a show without worrying about massive crowds.

New Earth Music Hall

227 West Dougherty Street Athens, GA

New Earth Music Hall has a little bit of everything. Of course the hall offers musical performances, but the venue also hosts comedy shows, album release parties, and themed parties. Every night at New Earth is a completely different experience.