Watkinsville

Watkinsville is a beautiful suburban community known for its impressive art scene. Located about eight miles south of downtown Athens, it’s just a short drive away from the Classic City.

There are endless recreation and leisure activities available in Watkinsville, including art galleries through the Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, public trails, vibrant taverns, and fun crafting and art workshops for all to join. There is no shortage of good restaurants, with local gems throughout town such as Butcher and Vine, Mama Ning’s Thai, Pub on Main, and Kiki’s Bake Shop. The Oconee Heritage Park is an open community space perfect for outdoor gatherings and picnics. The University of North Georgia, Oconee campus is also located in Watkinsville, along with nearby gardens and flower farms that are open to visitors.

This tranquil area of Northeast Georgia offers gorgeous architecture, a lively downtown shopping and restaurant scene, and an award-winning school system all while maintaining that small-town feel. Watkinsville truly has something to offer everyone.

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