Test your trivia chops for prizes! Every Wednesday.
Test your sports knowledge every Wednesday night.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes. Every Wednesday.
LEAVING COUNTRIES SINGER-SONGWRITER SHOWCASE Rock out every Wednesday. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for booking.
KARAOKE With your host Lynn, the Queen of Karaoke!
KARAOKE WITH THE KING Sing your guts out every Wednesday!
HIP HOP OPEN MIC Show off your skills and network with others in the industry.
OPEN MIC Caroline Aiken hosts this open mic. Each week there is a drawing for a cut of the door money. Contact email@example.com to sign up.
LITTLE GOLD Local group fronted by songwriter Christian DeRoeck, playing garage-rock with country and pop sensibilities.
MAIL THE HORSE Blues-inspired indie-rock band from Brooklyn, NY.
VESPOLINA Local band fronted by Daniel Aaron that plays rich, evocative, folk-tinged rock.
GIANT PEACH Melodic indie band from New York.
CAROLINE AIKEN One of Athens' most talented and respected performing songwriters. Her bluesy voice and masterful technique guarantee a hypnotic performance.
DAVID NAIL Contemporary country artist with an emotional musical style.
NATIVE RUN Virginia-based country duo.
HAND SAND HANDS Experimental, highly psychedelic electronic sounds from Jonathan Miller.
THE HERNIES Local indie rock band led by Henry Barbe.
STRICTLY RICKLI Local experimental family band featuring songwriter and musician Ash Rickli.
GINKO Edgar Lopez's fuzzy, beat-driven experimental hip hop project.
JACOB MORRIS Morris plays an acoustic sort of '70s folk-rock with a pop sensibility and an inevitable psychedelic tinge.
ATLAS ROAD CREW Columbia, SC-based, classic rock-inspired band.
JOSHUA JAMES Acclaimed folk singer-songwriter from Nebraska.
NEULORE Nashville, TN-based folk modern folk collective anchored by tribal drums and electric guitars.
ARMON JAY Earnest neo-folk singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN.
SWING SET Local swing band.
CHRIS HAMPTON BAND Local singer-songwriter performs with his band.
PARTNER SOFTWARE PRESENTS Employees form musical groups. This year will feature The Moby Dicks (playing Zeppelin covers) and The Ice Cream Men (playing Van Halen covers). Other music ranges from bluegrass and country to pop, rock and Southern rock.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Join drummer Nicholas Wiles with bassist Drew Hart and pianist Steve Key for an evening of original music, improv and standards.
TRE POWELL Bluesy acoustic tunes with soulful vocals.
Learn how to apply the teaching of Buddha to end suffering and bring peace to your life. Every Wednesday.
BYOP is for beginner through advanced knitters looking for help starting a new project. A teacher will help get you started or work through a more challenging section. RSVP.
Learm about your depence on pollinators and discover how to safeguard them in backyards and local ecosystems through gardening, bee-housing and eco-friendly lifestyles. This class includes a field search for pollinators, an indoor lab on their life cycles and information on how to tag and release monarchs on their migartion to Mexico.
Story time includes stories, finger plays, songs and crafts for literacy-based fun. For ages 2–5.
Read about all the joys of autumn.
Clayfully Created lead kids in painting pottery. Registration required.
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Caroline Aiken.
Come network and perform.
VINYL WEDNESDAYS Bring your own records and spin them at the bar!
DJ QUINCY Modern Skirts drummer John Swint spins a dance party of Michael Jackson and Prince songs.
Docents lead a tour of highlights from the permanent collection.
Asen Kirin leads a discussion on "PhotoTopos1," an exhibit featuring the photography of Rinne Allen, Michael Lachowski and Carl Martin. See Art Notes on p. 15.
The 78 Project documentary, a journey across America to make one-of-a-kind 78rpm records with musicians in their hometowns, will be shown with filmmakers Alex Steyermark and Lavinia Jones Wright in attendance. There will be a live Presto record cutting session with Patterson Hood. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.
Jordan Scott is the author of three books of poetry, including Blert, which explores the poetics of stuttering and was the subject of a short documentary.
Take a guided hike to see amazing fall wildflower and native grass sites.