Visiting Fans - What to Do

Sights
State Botanical Garden (706) 542-6156
The Garden is located approximately three miles south of the University campus. The Botan is a public garden and is available for the enjoyment of the general public.
Georgia Theater (706) 353-3405
The Georgia Theater is a prominent music venue where bands like REM, Widespread Panic, Drive By Truckers, the B-52's got their start.The venue is now popular among the community and was recently rebuilt.
Sanford Stadium (706) 542-9036
Sanford Stadium is widely known as the greatest spectator stadium in the South and surrounded by famous hedges, Georgia's home field is one of the legendary facilities in college football.
Butts-Mehre Hertige Hall Sports Museum (706) 542-9036
Nowhere can you find a better college football facilty than Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall, an 85,000 square foot complex which serves as the every day home of the Georgia Bulldogs.
The Chapel (706) 542-2290
Ringing the Chapel Bell is one of the oldest traditions at UGA. Traditionally the Bell was rung after a win, for 24 hours straight. Nowadays the Chapel Bell can me heard multiple times through out the day.
Arch
Legend has it if you walk under the Arch while you are a freshman, you willl never graduate. Urban myth or not, the beautiful Arch is a landmark and a symbol of wisdom, justice and moderation.
Tree That Owns Itself

A majestic white oak that sits on the corner of Finley and Dearing Streets. Visit this site and learn more about how this tree came to existance.

Vince Dooley Statue
Located off of Lumpkin Street in a lovely garden located in front of the Vince Dooley athletic complex. Rub the players foot and help UGA start a tradition no one will forget.
Stegeman Coliseum (706) 542-1231
The newly renovated Coliseum is 30,000 square feet and home to the GymDogs, Men and Womens Basketball and Men and Womens Track and Field teams.
Founders Memorial Garden
A living memorial to America's first Garden Club, founded in Athens in 1891.The garden is tucked away on beautiful North Campus.
Activities
Georgia Museum of Art(706) 542-GMOA
The Georgia Museum is a University Museum as well as the official State Muesum of Art.
Visit the Performing Arts Center(706) 542-1668
The venue contains two performance halls and displays many great artisits, music and shows.
Intermural running trails (706)542-5060
Miles of trails with many different types of terrian.
Activities
Memorial Park (706) 613-3616
Great Park with a small lake, picnic tables, and a small zoo.
Beer Hollow Zoo (706) 613-3616
The zoo is full of native Georgia wild life and great for the kids or anyone visiting Memorial Park.
Sandy Creek Park & Nature Center (706)-613-3631
A great place to enjoy recreation in a beautiful place. The park is 782 acres and surrounds Lake Chapman. Great for outdoor enthusiast, runners, cyclist, and familes.
UGA Golf Course (706)-369-5739
This course is home to the Georgia Bulldogs golf team. Reserve a Tee Time and see where the Dogs make it happen.
Eagles Green Golf Course (706)-335-8100
Sandy Creek Golf Course, located just minutes from I-85 & Hwy. 441, is an 18 hole championship layout measuring just over 7,000 yards.
Geocachingwww.geocaching.com
Geocaching is a real-world outdoor treasure hunting game. Players try to locate these hidden containers through GPS devices.
Shopping in Downtown Athens
An Eclectic mix of specialty shops Visit Five Points Surrounded by great places to eat and shops feauturing gifts,fashion, and original art.
Beechwood Shopping Center
Local and National retailers as well as a cinema and dining.
Georgia Square Mall
Major department stores and dollar theater.
Athens Music Tour (706) 353-1820
Experience Athens' world-renowned musical roots in this self-guided walking tour.
Museum Mile Tour (706) 208-8687
The Museum Mile Tour is a two hour tour of Athens' four unique house museums.
Tradition
Walk Through the famous Arch
Ring the Chapel Bell
Meet between the hedges
Check out the Dog Walk
Meet Hairy Dog
Shout "How Bout Them Dawgs!" at the top of your lungs.
Tailgate on Northcampus



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