Live Wire Athens
227 West Dougherty st.
Nestled in the Northwest corner of downtown Athens GA, Live Wire Athens has quickly established itself as a premier event space, reception hall, and headquarters for all types of parties!
Our staff is comprised of a team of passionate individuals dedicated to celebrating Athens’ vibrant live music scene, that have summed up our mission into a two word mantra that has stood for over ten years: Love Music.
LWA is a unique space in downtown Athens. Features include three stages (one of them outdoors), state-of-the-art sound and light production, a wide dance floor perfect for high energy parties, an outdoor courtyard/beer garden, flat screen TV’s, a 15ft cinema screen, a full bar and multi-camera/multi-track audio & video broadcasting capabilities.
The venue consistently hosts a calendar of renowned local, regional and national touring music acts, as well as special events, college parties & formals, film festivals, weddings, theatrical performances, fundraisers, conferences and more.
As a production studio, LWA captures stage performances in unsurpassed studio quality audio and video. Artists have the ability to produce concert level “Live Studio Sessions” and cutting edge crowdfunded audio/visual packages to further their careers.
We are committed to providing unsurpassed entertainment and service, as well as a home for musicians and music lovers alike. We are surrounded by plenty of street parking and are mere steps away from several lots open to the public.