Monday, May 4

15 events

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. FREE!

    BLUNT BANGS Local indie-pop band featuring Black Kids frontman Reggie Youngblood.

    FREE ASSOCIATES Local garage-rock band that experiments with noise and attitude.

    NATE AND KATE Local duo playing "nightmarish originals and fun trashy covers with guitar and drums only."

    SWEET SPIRIT Power-pop group from Austin, TX.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $12.

    CALEB JOHNSON The winner of "American Idol" season 13, Johnson combines a rock attitude with melodic sensibility. 

    THE ATHENS BAND Youthful rock band playing a mix of rock and roll originals and covers.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE!

    CANARY IN A COALMINE Haunting Americana band fronted by Jessica Pounds and Sandy Wicker. 

    SARA RACHELE Independent singer-songwriter from Decatur, GA.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    BIG WHATEVER Underground hip hop act from Gainesville, FL.

    666 GAYNGSTA Experimental hip hop project.

    CABBAGE LOOPER Old school funk, soul and jazz meet today's fun hip-hop.

    ECHO CONSTANT Local sample-based electronic project.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    BLUES NIGHT WITH BIG C Nobody in Athens sings the blues quite like Big C. Expect lots of soulful riffs, covers and originals.

Karaoke & Open Mic


  • Oconee County Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-769-3950

    Teen Advisory Board

    Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group of teens who gather at the beginning of every month to discuss and plan upcoming events. Ages 11–18. Registration required.

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, ext. 329

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    Teen chess players of all skill levels can play matches and learn from members of the local Chess and Community Players, who will be on hand to assist players and help build skill levels. For ages 7–18. Registration required.

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Bedtime Stories

    Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Monday.




  • 11 a.m. FREE!

    Learn and Share on the Farm Workshop Series

    (Burnell Farms, Royston) The Athens Land Trust presents a workshop on how to extend seasonal crops with the support of NRCS EQUIP's High Tunnel Initiative. Take a farm tour and learn from experienced high tunnel growers.

Ending Monday, May 4



  • Glass Fusing

    (Broad 9A, 160 Tracy St. #10) Local glass artist Annette Paskiewicz teaches students how to create colorful glass pieces. May 5–6, 7-9:30 p.m. $65/class.