Tuesday, October 21

30 events


  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. $5.,

    OpenTOAD Comedy Open Mic

    This comedy show allows locals to watch quality comedy or perform themselves. Email to perform. First and third Tuesday of every month!


  • Locos Grill & Pub

    8 p.m. FREE!

    Locos Trivia

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

  • 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!

    Dirty South Trivia

    Jump on the trivia train! Entertainment trivia with host Todd Kelly.

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

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


    General trivia with host Caitlin Wilson.

  • 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.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-546-5609

    Heavy Metal Trivia

    Hosted by Jay Flanery and Brandon Goss.

Live Music

  • The Classic Center

    8 p.m. $28.50–$49.50.

    BLACKBERRY SMOKE Southern rock quintet that mixes elements of gospel, bluegrass, arena rock, soul and more than a touch of outlaw country.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7:30 p.m. FREE!

    BRENDA NICOLE MOORER Indie/soul singer-songwriter from Milwaukee, WI.

    CAROLINE VERMILLION Young country-pop singer-songwriter.

  • The Melting Point

    Terrapin Tuesday. 7 p.m. $5.

    RED OAK SOUTHERN STRING BAND This Watkinsville-based band plays rootsy Americana tunes.

    BRUSH FIRE Formed in 1977, this Georgia-based bluegrass band is known for its onstage energy and superb vocal harmony.

  • New Earth Athens

    MYRIAD Tuesdays. 9 p.m. FREE!

    WILEY EYES Local rock band.

    MYRIAD HOUSE BAND Members of Partial Cinema, Monsoon and Saturn Valley lead an open jam session.

  • 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.


  • 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.

  • The Classic Center

    7:30 p.m. $38–105.

    Alton Brown Live! The Edible Inevitable Tour

    Alton Brown, "Iron Chef" host and renowned television personality takes his brand of quirky humor and culinary science on the road with The Edible Inevitable Tour. The evening includes stand-up comedy, talk show antics, a multimedia lecture, live music and food experimentation.

  • 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. 

  • Revival Yarns

    6 p.m. $30.

    Yarn Tasting

    Try out, sample and swatch some of those yarns you've been eyeing.

  • 4–8 p.m. FREE!

    Sample Sale & Fall Trend Workshops

    (Eli Jana Cosmetics) Jana, owner of Eli Jana Cosmetics, will lead how-to workshops on the newest fall trends in makeup. Local sustainable fashion brand umano will offer a fall sample sale.


  • ACC Library

    4:30–5:30 p.m. FREE!

    Lego Club

    Join us for Lego art and Lego-based games and activities. No need to bring your own Legos. For ages 8–18.

  • 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.

  • Oglethorpe Co. Library

    6:30 p.m. FREE!

    Teen Board Games

    Meet other teens and play the haunted house RPG "Betrayal at House on the Hill."


  • Oconee County Library

    Oct. 21, 10 a.m. & Oct. 30, 2 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950,

    Computer Class: Free eBooks and Audiobooks

    Learn to use Georgia Download Destination and take advantage of the free eBooks and audiobooks available. Register by calling.

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    6–9 p.m. $45.

    Soap Making 101

    Learn the cold process method of making soap from natural ingredients. For ages 16 & up.

Karaoke & Open Mic


  • UGA Ramsey Concert Hall

    8 p.m.

    Paul Huang Violin Performance

    Twenty-two year old Taiwanese-American violinist Paul Huang is rapidly gaining attention for his distinctive sound and compelling stage presence.

  • UGA Ramsey Concert Hall

    8 p.m. FREE!

    UGA Philharmonia Fall Concert

    The ensemble is mostly comprised of non-music major string performers.


  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Oct. 21–22, 8 p.m. $5.

    Danny and the Deep Blue Sea

    (Cellar Theatre) The Graduate Acting Ensemble presents John Patrick Shanley's drama about the power of human connection and the struggle for self-forgiveness through the explosive relationship between a violent maniac and a neglectful mother. When Danny (played by Zack Byrd) and Roberta (Stephanie Murphy) cross paths, they might be each other's last hope for redemption.


  • Multiple Locations

    Oct. 20, 6 p.m. (Lay Park). Oct. 21, 9 a.m. (Memorial Park) & 6 p.m. (Lay Park). Oct. 22, 1:30 p.m. (Memorial Park).

    Public Input Sessions

    These input workshops provide citizens with an opportunity to help develop a new pricing structure for ACC Leisure Services' programs.