Tuesday, September 2

23 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9:30 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20).

    LOOK Members of Reptar experimenting with beats and modular synthesizers.

    BREATHERS Synth-pop group from Atlanta.

    WILD OF NIGHT Local band playing soaring, experimental new age-inspired chamber-pop.

    GINKO Edgar Lopez's fuzzy, beat-driven experimental hip hop project. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    Amplify Athens Benefit. 8 p.m. $5.

    GOLDRUSH: A NIGHT OF NEIL YOUNG SONGS Local bands come together to perform a series of classic Neil Young albums. Performers include Dead Confederate, New Madrid, Stray Taters, Blue Blood and Buffalo Hawk. See Calendar Pick on p. 18.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the rooftop. 10 p.m. FREE!

    COLDAIR A mix of experimental folk and modern electronic straight out Poland. 

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.

  • The Melting Point

    Terrapin Tuesday. 7 p.m. $5.

    BEAUTY AND THE BEARD Kelly Hoyle Fuller and Ty Manning play country-tinged folk-rock.

    KATE & COREY Folk and Americana duo from Atlanta. 

  • Nowhere Bar

    9 p.m. 706-546-4742

    TUESDAY NIGHT CONFESSIONAL This weekly series showcases a series of acoustic solo sets from some of the most talented singer-songwriters in town and across the country.


  • Locos Grill & Pub

    8 p.m. FREE!

    Locos Trivia

    Westside and Eastside locations of Locos Grill and Pub feature trivia night every Tuesday.

  • Johnny's New York Style Pizza

    Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m. & Thursdays, 8 p.m. 706-354-1515

    Trivia with a Twist

    Throw a lime in your Coors Light and compete!

  • The Rail Athens

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-354-7289

    Trivia at the Rail

    Trivia hosted by Todd Kelly every Tuesday.

  • Choo Choo Japanese Korean Grill Express

    7:30 p.m. FREE!


    Jump on the trivia train! With host Garrett Lennox.

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-8561


    General trivia with host Caitlin Wilson.

  • Transmetropolitan

    8 p.m. FREE!

    Dirty South Trivia: Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll

    Westside location. Nerd trivia with Todd Kelly. Every Tuesday.

  • Ted's Most Best

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-543-1523


    Win prizes. 

  • The Savory Spoon

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-367-5721

    Full Contact Trivia

    Compete to win prizes.


  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    Computer Classes

    Classes include instruction for using the Internet, email, e-readers and more. Call to register. Tuesdays, 2:30–3:30 p.m. or 6:30–7:30 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5 suggested donation. 706-351-6024

    A Course in Miracles

    Learn the inner workings of a miracle. Every Tuesday.


  • West Broad Market Garden

    4–7 p.m. 706-613-0122,

    Tuesday Farmers Market

    Fresh produce and cooked foods. Offers double dollars for EBT shoppers. Held every Tuesday.

  • First Christian Church

    4–7 p.m.

    Oconee Farmers Market

    (Watkinsville) Locally grown produce, meats, grains, flowers, soaps, birdhouses, gourds and more.

  • ACC Council on Aging

    12–3 p.m.

    Produce Stand

    This mobile produce stand sells fresh, sustainable and locally-grown fruits and vegetables sourced from the community gardens at ACCA and UGArden. EBT cards accepted.

  • UGA Special Collections Library

    2 p.m. FREE! 706-524-8079

    Tuesday Tour

    Take a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research. 


  • ACC Library

    9:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Toddler Storytime

    Children ages 2–5 are invited to join in an interactive storytime. Every Tuesday and Wednesday.


  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    5:30 p.m. FREE!

    Visiting Artist Lecture

    (Room S151) Zoe Strauss is the Lamar Dodd Chair for the 2014–2015 school year. She is a photographer and installation artist who has exhibited in the 2006 Whitney Biennial and the Philadephia Museum of Art.

Lectures & Lit

  • Chamber of Commerce

    12 p.m. FREE!

    Brown Bag Lunch

    ACC Senior Planner Bruce Lonnee gives a presentation on recent and pending developments in downtown Athens. BYOB (Bring Your Own Box) lunch.