Now that I have a teenager, I have been looking for more activities for teens in Athens, Georgia. There are more than you would think!
If you have an Athens teen, be sure to check these places out! If you know of any others we can add to the list, leave a comment or send me a message. Also, feel free to leave a comment if you have an opinion to share about any of the places mentioned.
Free Activities for Athens Teen:
Athens Skate Park – Free and open to the public, this is located inside Southeast Clarke Park.
Southern Off-Road Bicycle Association – This website offers information on various mountain biking trails within 30 miles of Athens.
Georgia Museum of Art – The Georgia Museum of Art is both a university museum at the University of Georgia and, since 1982, the official state museum of art.
State Botanical Garden of Georgia – The State Botanical Garden of Georgia is home to a stunning range of collections, displays and trails.
Athens Library – Pick up a brochure at the Athens Library or check their calendar for teen events.
Urban Enigmas – Athens Premier Escape Room is a must for any teen looking for a challenge. Reservations are recommended.
Funopolis – Located a little further out from Athens, but a hit with the teenagers with the game room and activities.
Rush – Awesome trampoline park and teens 13 and older can be dropped off. Ages 15 and older can check out Rush Prime Time where they can have fun without any littles kids.
The Rook & Pawn – A board game cafe, perfect for a quiet afternoon or hanging out with friends.
Active Climbing – Try your skills out scaling rock walls. Active Climbing even offers a youth climbing team!
Flashback Games – A retro game room where all games are included in the price to get in!
Disc Golf – Minimal fee, must have own discs
Big Dogs on the River – Kayak through the Middle Oconee River
Broad River Outpost – Beginner WhiteWater or Scenic Float, kayaking, canoeing and camping for all experience levels.
Athens Leisure Service – Offers art classes, sports, and more for all ages.
Sandy Creek Park – Fishing, swimming, and hiking.
Fun Galaxy – Watch for “All You Can Eat Pizza” nights and other teen skating nights.
Athens Skate Inn – Watch for teen night events
Core Soccer – Check their website for teen programs.
Lyndon House Art Center – Offers classes and activities for teens and all ages.
Escape the Space – Minimum age of 14 to enjoy escaping the space.
Canopy Studio – Offers trapeze classes for teens and most ages.
Big thanks to my friend Merry for helping me put together this list! You rock!