COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Saturday, November 22

27 events

Live Music

  • Bishop Park

    Athens Farmers Market. 8 a.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    DREW KOHL Original singer-songwriter who plays bluegrass-inspired folk music. (8 a.m.)

    THE SOLSTICE SISTERS Old-time country ballads, traditional folk and '40s-style swing with sweet, warm harmonies. (10 a.m.)

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9:30 p.m. $6 (21+), $8 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    CLOUD RECORDINGS FESTIVAL Featuring Jade Poppyfield, Old Smokey, Naan Violence/Thee Death Panels, Madeline, El Hollin, The New Sound Of Numbers and In Sonitus Lux. See Calendar Pick on p. 19.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. $5. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    SHEHEHE Local band that draws from old-school punk and arena rock to create a fist-pumping atmosphere.

    KATËR MASS Local gritty pop-punk band "influenced by Longmont Potion Castle."

    SHE RETURNS FROM WAR Folk trio from Charleston, SC.

    BULLY PULPIT South Carolina-based bluesy rock band.

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    82 SPUR Contemporary country cover band that also plays "rock to rap and in between."

    CHRIS HAMRICK BAND Georgia-based country singer-songwriter.

  • Georgia Bar

    10:30 p.m. 706-546-9884

    CARLA LE FEVER AND THE RAYS This band, led by longtime Athenian LeFever, plays old-school funk covers and originals and sweet sappy pop covers and originals.

  • Georgia Tavern

    9 p.m. $8. 770-307-6506

    BACK N BLACK AC/DC tribute band.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $12. www.georgiatheatre.com

    COSMIC CHARLIE Grateful Dead cover band that adds their own flair to the classics. Performing "Dark Side Of The Dead," a hybrid show featuring the music of both the Grateful Dead and Pink Floyd.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    GINKO Edgar Lopez's fuzzy, beat-driven experimental hip hop project.

    THE EBON HAWK A collaborative project between local MC Ricky Digits and Pretty Bird's David Chandler.

    THE DEEPS New local lo-fi group.

    SHY VIOLET Lo-fi dream-pop band from Baltimore.

    DJ ELYSIA EMPIRE Wild of Night's Birdie Ann Renee spins a DJ set.

  • Green Room

    9 p.m. www.greenroomathens.com

    CROOKED P All-star jam band featuring members of Dan Sinatra and Sumilan.

    DEAD 27S South Carolina band whose sound resurrects the spirit and soul of the Motown era, with the true grit of '70s classics.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    BETSY FRANCK Soulful, brassy Southern rock and country songs rooted in tradition, but with a modern sensibility.

    HANNAH ALDRIDGE Muscle Shoals, AL-based Americana singer-songwriter.

    DREW KOHL Original singer-songwriter who plays bluegrass-inspired folk music.

  • Iron Factory

    11 p.m. 706-395-6877

    THE HONEY SLIDERS Original, Detroit-influenced rock from Catropolis.

  • The Melting Point

    8 p.m. $5 (adv.), $8 (door). www.meltingpointathens.com

    OLD SKOOL TRIO Funk, blues, and jazz featuring Carl Lindberg on bass, Seth Hendershot on drums and Jason Fuller on keys. Playing original compositions and the music of The Funky Meters, Dr. John, War, Sly and the Family Stone, Billy Preston, Stevie Wonder, Funkadelic and more.

  • New Earth Athens

    9 p.m. $7. www.newearthmusichall.com

    THE DELTA SAINTS Dirty "bayou-rock" outfit from Nashville, TN.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    LOWDIVE Local ska/reggae band.

  • The Office Lounge

    9 p.m. 706-546-0840

    OVERNIGHT SENSATION Watch as members from XXX Hardrive and the Lefty Williams Band take your favorite songs from the '60s,'70s,'80s and '90s and see just how far over the cliff they can be thrown.

Events

  • Bishop Park

    8 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods and crafts. Live music by Drew Kohl (8 a.m.) and The Solstice Sisters (10 a.m.). A Seedling Club educational activity will be held for kids.

  • Oconee County Courthouse

    8 a.m.–1 p.m. www.oconeefarmersmarket.org

    Oconee Farmers Market

    (Watkinsville) Locally grown produce, meats, grains, flowers, soaps, birdhouses, gourds and more.

  • West Broad Market Garden

    10 a.m.–2 p.m. www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Featuring fresh produce, honey, crafts, soaps, baked goods, cooking demos, children's activities, yoga (11 a.m.) and live music.

Games

Classes

DJs

Kidstuff

Outdoors

  • Rock Eagle 4H Center

    10 a.m. & 2 p.m. $5. 706-484-2881, lmkent@uga.edu

    Saturday at the Rock: Hike to Rock Eagle Mound

    It's the last Saturday at the Rock this year. Stop by Rock Eagle's Art at the Rock festival showcasing local art and music, then stay to take a guided hike to the historical Rock Eagle Mound. Register in advance. 

Theatre

  • Oconee County Civic Center

    Nov. 20–21, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22, 2:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23, 2:30 p.m. $10–15. www.cornerstoneathens.com

    All on a Christmas Day

    Cornerstone Productions presents their annual faith-based Christmas production, All on a Christmas Day. Follow the life of Luke from the 1920s through today with Broadway-style music.

  • Oconee County Civic Center

    Nov. 20–21, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22, 2:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23, 2:30 p.m. $10–15. www.cornerstoneathens.com

    All on a Christmas Day

    Cornerstone Productions presents their annual faith-based Christmas production, All on a Christmas Day. Follow the life of Luke from the 1920s through today with Broadway-style music.

Art

  • BMA At Home

    Nov. 21 & 22, 5–8 p.m. FREE! www.bmaathome.com

    Britt Bass & Brynn Weiermiller Trunk Show

    Bass is an abstract painter and owner of Studio Studio in Buckhead. Weiermiller is currently pursuing a BFA in drawing and painting.

Ending Saturday, November 22

 

Word on the Street

  • Bike Lines Against Sabal Trail Pipeline

    The Georgia Climate Change Coalition is sponsoring a three-day bike ride from Athens to Albany (200 miles) to raise awareness of the issues surrounding the proposed pipeline project. Cyclists will participate in community organizing events at each stop along the way. Group transportation will be provided for the return trip. Nov. 22–27. RSVP to gretion@gmail.com