DIAL INDICATORS Local jazz act featuring Jeremy Roberts on guitar and George Davidson on tenor saxophone.
THE HOBOHEMIANS This six-piece, acoustic band utilizes banjo, ukulele, flute, accordion, saxophone, piano, various percussion, drums and bass to perform popular American and European roots music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s: a potent mix of proto-jazz, blues and folk.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens is back for 2013! Join drummer Nicholas Wiles with bassist Drew Hart and pianist Steve Key for an evening of original music, improv and standards.
JGBCB Members of Sweet Knievel and friends pay tribute to "one of the greatest bands of all time, The Jerry Garcia Band."
DIP Electronically composed, over-the-top pop songs with hip-hop vocal delivery that humorously mention "dip" in every song.
AMANDA X All-female Philadelphia-based band playing gritty pop-punk with shades of twee and surf-rock.
RITVALS Junk-rock band featuring members of Muuy Biien.
GENTLE BEGGARS Local band featuring members of Reptar.
MONKEYGRASS JUG BAND Local roots music crew.
BETWEEN NAYBORS Local trio playing a variety of folk-based music that ranges from '60s coffeehouse to Richard and Linda Thompson-esque duets to rhythmic, Tom Waits-y rants.
CHI MCLEAN "Acoustic rock songs marked by a haunting Southern style."
RACHEL O'NEAL Local acoustic act.
BABYSITTER Psychedelic garage rock band from Victoria, BC.
THE DEMENTIANS Toronto's David Jaques plays one-man folk-pop.
STUPID IDIOTS Alias of local experimental artist Ash Rickli.
LEAVING COUNTRIES Local singer-songwriter Louis Phillip Pelot performs folk and country, solo or with the help of some friends.
EMILY JACKSON Self-taught folk singer-songwriter on the rise.
Think you know it all? Test your knowledge every Wednesday night.
Test your trivia chops for prizes! Every Wednesday.
Trivia with a DJ! Every Wednesday.
Test your sports knowledge every Wednesday night.
Jump on the trivia train! Every Wednesday.
(Five Points location) Open your pie-hole for a chance to win! Every Wednesday.
Every Wednesday in the Crows Nest.
For all ages. Children receive a free treat from the cafe.
Play a fast and furious game of Crash Legos. No need to bring Legos from home. Ages 11–18.
Barry Stewart Mann is Hot Diggity Doug who, with his dog Digger, digs deep into classic and popular books.
Learn about birds and their migratory patterns. For ages 5–9 and their parents. Call to pre-register.
(Various Locations) Kids ages 2–5 and a parent can attend a program featuring crafts, games, stories and music one morning per week. Each week focuses on a different animal theme, and locations change daily. Call to pre-register. Jun. 10–Jul. 18, 9:30–11:30 a.m. $40–60. 706-613-3580, www.athensclarkecounty.com
(Watkinsville) Drawing, painting, mixed media and more for ages 5–12. Sign up for one of four week-long sessions from Jun. 3–28. Mon.–Fri., 1:30–4:30 p.m. $125/wk. www.ocaf.com
OPEN MIC NIGHT Showcase your talent. Every Wednesday!
KARAOKE With your host Lynn, the Queen of Karaoke!
KARAOKE Every Wednesday!
Drink and food specials for you and your (well-behaved, non-aggressive, vaccinated) dog! Every Wednesday. 5–7 p.m. FREE! www.indigoathens.com
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods and crafts. Live music at every market.
Demeaning behavior and hateful words can be just as harmful as punches and kicks. Childcare provided. Call for location. Every Wednesday. 6:30–8 p.m. FREE! 706-543-3331 (hotline), 706-613-3357, ext. 771
Cuban-style salsa dance classes with SALSAthens. Every Wednesday.
All levels of flow yoga taught by Claire Coenen. Donations benefit Nancy Travis, a non-profit that provides daycare to local children. Every Wednesday through summer. 8–9 p.m. $10 (suggested donation). email@example.com, www.athensfivepointsyoga.com
Learn what it takes to be a Classic City Rollergirl.
A discussion group that supports applying Buddha's teachings to end suffering in all areas of life. Every Wednesday.
Lynn Boland, Pierre Daura Curator of European Art, leads a tour of small bronzes by Rodin, Renoir, Matisse, Moore and Maillol.