AthFest, Worthwhile Community Event or Just Another Headache?

Jul 6, 2018

Jay Gonzalez, AthFest 2018
Credit Marquis Chester

The past decade has been a renaissance for music festivals globally. Giant shows like Coachella see the rising popularity as an opportunity for greater profits. What does it mean to a small town/local festival like Athfest? Is Athfest able to keep up with giants like Music Midtown and Shaky Knees? Perhaps its purpose lies outside the quest for dollar bills. Listen to the segment below, as WUGA interns from UGA's Grady College set out to discover more.

Cracker, 2018 Athfest
Credit Chris Shupe