Live Wire Athens



Family Hospitality with Professional Service for your Custom Occasion

Live Wire Athens is Athens’ premier, family owned-and-operated, event space. Found in the Northwest corner of downtown, our multifaceted venue is perfect for your custom occasion.


Our Garden Courtyard celebrates urban horticulture with herbs, flowers, and other light vegetation. Here you will find the first of our three stages alongside our food truck friendly picnic area.


Once you make your way inside the Parlor, you are greeted by our rustic industrial decor and fully stocked bar featuring the best of local craft brew.


Through our “Barn Doors,” state-of-the-art production showcases Robertson Hall. Here you will find our primary stage equipped to host top tier performers and speakers in a large, open area completely customizable to suit your needs.


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Live Wire Athens is a modern, industrial event venue nestled in the northwest corner of downtown Athens, Georgia. Our unique venue includes three versatile indoor and outdoor spaces with multiple stages.


The Garden Courtyard brings together the rustic features of the building with the beauty of nature and urban horticulture for a romantic outdoor atmosphere. Featuring reclaimed wood and industrial decor, The Parlor provides an intimate space for gathering friends and family. Barn doors open from The Parlor to Robertson Hall revealing walls of vintage brick and rustic wood. The exposed ceiling and warm, ambient lighting with Edison bulbs give the room a feel of industrial elegance.


Locally owned and operated by the Robertson Family, this former warehouse has been transformed into a multifaceted venue perfect for your Rehearsal Dinner, Ceremony, and Reception.


We know that wedding planning can sometimes be overwhelming, but don’t fret. We are here to help you plan your special day! At Live Wire Athens we are eager demonstrate our exceptional customer service to give you the individual attention you deserve for your custom occasion!


Just imagine your wedding at Live Wire Athens…


As your guests arrive they are greeted by a sign reading “Welcome Friends and Family” under the romantic glow of mason jar lighting. The sun is setting in a breathtaking rainbow of color  while guests are escorted to a seat in The Garden Courtyard. A few notes of music cue everyone to stand as you take your place on stage. Staring lovingly into each other’s eyes you say “I do.” The lights around you sparkle against a deep blue sky as you celebrate with your first kiss!


The ceremony comes to a close with cheers from the crowd! You capture the moment with dazzling photographs in The Garden Courtyard while your guests make their way inside The Parlor. The intimate setting with rustic industrial decor and fully stocked bar provides the perfect place for your guests to enjoy casual conversation over a custom cocktail or local craft beer.


As the energy builds the large barn doors are opened to reveal Robertson Hall ready for more celebration! Elegantly decorated tables are placed throughout the room inviting guests to eat. Amazing photos submitted by your guests with your custom hashtag scroll on the screens. Several friends are viewing your personal photographs displayed on the gallery wall.


The music is cued and the words “Now introducing…” are followed by cheers and applause of your friends and family. You enter the room hand in hand, smiling from ear to ear. The festivities of the evening include sharing loving words with your guests, delicious food, and dancing. Your custom music playlist sets the tone for the evening.


You both look around and see all the special people in your lives enjoying this momentous occasion.

Everyone is here to celebrate you!


Although you may be inclined to stay and dance the night away, it’s getting close to time for your farewell!  Everyone makes their way back into The Garden Courtyard lining up to send you off! Shimmering sparklers light the way for your grand exit. You look into each other’s eyes overwhelmed with joy and excitement as you depart. It’s been the most amazing day of your life, totally unforgettable!  


As the celebration starts to wind down at Live Wire Athens, some guests walk back to their hotel for a quiet evening while others continue the celebration by walking just a few blocks to local restaurants and bars.