Downtown Improvements Impact Fridays After Five and Summer on the Square

By  | July 31, 2019 | Filed under: News

ATHENS-We are thrilled to have the final phase of our beautiful downtown streetscape project
beginning. On August 4, the City of Athens will begin milling, grating and paving streets around
the Square. This final phase will improve the street surface, provide more handicaps parking
spots and clarify the lane positioning.
However, this will impact our final Fridays After Five planned for August 9. Given the potential
for uneven surfaces and construction hazards, we are cancelling our Food Trucks and Kids Zone
Activities. A number of our merchants and restaurants will still be open late with tons of great

 Lucia’s: $4.99 Margaritas
 Terranova’s: Wine spritzers
 Village Pizza: Pizza, salads, subs and wings
 Wildwood Deli: Fridays Suppers
 Boneyard Antiques: Unique items and antiques
 Boutique Bliss: Women’s clothing boutique
 Crawford’s Gifts: Gifts, clothing and home décor
 Epiphany’s: Women’s clothing boutique
 Garnet’s: 20% end tables, vintage trucks, and suitcases
 High Cotton: Art After Hours, performance by Justice Storm and a food truck
 Pimento’s: Gifts and home décor
 Snapdragon’s: Kid’s clothing store
 Tammy’s Fine Jewelry: Earrings, necklaces and rings
 Toodlebug’s: Baby and children’s boutique
 Trinity’s: Gifts and home décor

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Summer on the Square, planned for August 11 th , will be impacted as well. However, Wildwood
Deli will be open for their gourmet brunch and drink selections, along with Terranova, Village
Pizza and Lucia’s. Crawford’s Gifts and Pimento’s will be open for shopping from Noon – 4:00

For more information and to stay up-to-date on future Fridays After Five, visit or


Media Release/Tere Richardson
Executive Director
Athens Main Street

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