Welcome to ACCGov Leisure Services - Arts, Nature, & Recreation in Athens, GA

  1. Kent Kilpatrick


  2. Leisure Services

    Physical Address
    The Allen House
    205 Old Commerce Rd
    Athens, GA 30607

    Monday - Friday
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Latest News

  1. News Flash - Holiday Hours

    Holiday Hours for ACCGov Leisure Services

    Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department facilities will be closed Sunday, December 24 through Monday, December 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday. Read on...
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    ACCGov Leisure Services Receives State Awards

    The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department was recently honored by the Georgia Recreation and Park Association (GRPA) with awards recognizing outstanding achievement. Read on...
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    Leisure Services Department's Winter Program Online Registration

    The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department announces its winter program opportunities for 2023-2024 A diverse selection highlighting the arts, environmental science, recreation, sports, and holiday events are planned for adults and children. Read on...
  4. Downtown Parade of Lights 2023

    2023 Downtown Parade of Lights Set for Thursday, December 7 at 7:00 PM

    The annual Athens-Clarke County Downtown Parade of Lights is scheduled for Thursday, December 7 starting at 7:00 PM. Read on...
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Mission Statement

Leisure Services promotes lifelong recreation, cultural, environmental, and educational opportunities for Athens-Clarke County’s diverse communities. We contribute to Athens’ health and wellness by providing connections to parks, facilities, programs, and community. 

Program Accommodation

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department offers Therapeutic Recreation programs, services, and activities that are accessible to all individuals with disabilities. Leisure Services supports and encourages opportunities for inclusion in all programs. Adaptive programs are available to provide individuals with disabilities a modified experience for recreational success.  If you would like to participate and need accommodation, please call 706-613-3602.