Friday, July 3

18 events


  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    DJ Mahogany

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

  • The Globe

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-353-4721

    DJ Free Pizza

    DJ FREE PIZZA Come for the 'za, stay for the tunes!

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • The Office Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-549-0840


    KARAOKE With your host Lynn, the Queen of Karaoke!

Live Music

  • Bar Georgia

    10 p.m. 706-850-9040

    JOHN BOYLE Singer-songwriter in the vein of Willie Nelson, John Prine and Bob Dylan. He'll be joined by Adam Poulin.

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    9 p.m. 706-369-3040

    MARCUS KING BAND Bluesy, Greenville, SC-based funk-rock group.

    ISAAC BRAMBLETT BAND Southern soul singer backed by a rockin' homegrown Georgia band.

  • Buffalo's Café

    8 p.m. $15 (adv), $18 (door).

    ELVIS AND HIS TCB BAND Elvis impersonator Chris Shupe's performance features The Burning Love Brass

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m.

    LIBERATOR New local three-piece rock band.

    KRILLADON Heavy-hitting local power trio in the vein of Foo Fighters and ZZ Top.

    VOLT New local heavy duo.

  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. $7 (adv.), $10 (door).

    ATHENS A-TRAIN BAND Instrumental group performing traditional jazz standards, swing, latin, ballads, blues and boogie.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $35.

    BREAKING BENJAMIN Melodic alternative metal band from Pennsylvania. This is a special acoustic show.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m.

    REPENT AT LEISURE Fun-loving, rowdy, Irish pub band playing traditional as well as modern Irish music.

  • Iron Factory

    10 p.m. 706-395-6877

    BO HEMBREE & FRIENDS One of Athens' most prominent guitar players leads an all-star band through staples from the Grateful Dead, Allman Brothers Band and more.

  • Little Kings Shuffle Club

    10 p.m. $5.

    TAMARRON Psychedelic rock band from Austin, TX.

    DANA SWIMMER Local band playing a garage rock montage with sweet, soulful undertones.

    JOCK GANG New local noise-pop group featuring former members of k i d s. 

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Relocated back to his old stomping grounds of Athens, Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture.

  • VFW

    7 p.m.

    WILD CARD Local country/Southern rock trio.


  • Body, Mind & Spirit

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

    Healing Circle & Meditation

    Experience different modalities and forms of meditation. Every Friday.

Lectures & Lit


  • 7:30–9:30 p.m. FREE!

    East Athens Fireworks Extravaganza

    (Trail Creek Park) Community Connection presents fireworks, kids activities, trapeze lessons and music by DJ Mahogany. Free for residents of commission districts 1, 3, 8 and 9 if you complete a community health survey. 

  • Athens Area Humane Society

    12–4 p.m. FREE!

    Open House

    Tour the state-of-the-art mobile spay/neuter clinic and ask questions about AAHS's efforts to save Georgia pets.

Ending Friday, July 3