Sunday, March 29

25 events


  • The Classic Center

    3 p.m. FREE! (tickets required). 706-357-4444,

    Athens Symphony Spring Concert

    Featuring violin soloist Rachael Fischer, the symphony's program includes Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 5, Op. 107 and M. Bruch's Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 26.

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7 p.m. $35–45.

    Kodo: One Earth Tour

    Kodo turns traditional Japanese music into a stunning spectacle of taiko drumming that transcends genres.


  • Athens First UMC

    8 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! 706-543-1442,

    Blood Drive

    All donors will receive Chick-fil-A coupons. To schedule an appointment, contact Diana Zylow

  • Stegeman Coliseum

    7–11 a.m. $25–35.

    Phi Delta Theta ALS Iron Phive K

    The race benefits ALS research and awareness.

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    1:30 p.m.

    The 7th Annual Cottage 5K

    Proceeds from the race will benefit The Cottage Sexual Assault Center & Children's Advocacy Center. 

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. $6 (adv.), $8 (door), $5 (w/ student ID).

    CHAMBER CHANCHERS Contemporary arrangements of music from Lebanon, Turkey, Tunisia, Israel, Spain and the United States.

    ATHENS TANGO PROJECT Local group playing Argentine tango, featuring the upright bass talent of Laura Camacho. This show will feature special guest singer Claudia Gargiulo.

    DUO GREGO Featuring Fernando Deddos (piano, euphonium) and Pedro Alliprandini (clarinet), Duo Grego plays a variety of Brazilian Choro music.

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE!

    BATHROOMS New local punk band featuring members of Cancers, Shaved Christ, Little Gold and more.

    SLIMY MEMBER Raunchy punk band from Dallas, TX.

    GRUMPER Athens-based hardcore band.

  • Nuçi's Space

    7 p.m. FREE!

    CAMP AMPED FINALE SHOW Camp Amped concludes with bands of young musicians showcasing the originals and covers they learned during camp.


Lectures & Lit

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    10:15 a.m. FREE!

    Unitarian Universalist Forum

    Licensed pastoral counselor and clinical social worker Barbara McLaughlin will speak on "Types of Dementia and How to Help or Cope."

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1:30–3:30 p.m.

    Crop Stories Preview Party

    Celebrate the release of the latest Crop Stories #3: Radish. with a zine sale and radish snacks. Terrapin will unveil a special cask of radish-infused beer.



  • UGA Tate Student Center

    Mar. 27, 6 p.m. & 9 p.m. Mar. 28–29, 3 p.m., 6 p.m. & 9 p.m. $1–2.


    (Theatre) Louis Bloom (played by Jake Gyllenhaal) stumbles into a career as a cameraman and begins searching to catch Los Angeles' most shocking crimes. When he catches the eye of a local news director, he goes to increasingly greater lengths.

  • ACC Library

    3 p.m. FREE!

    Esther Broner: A Weave of Women

    (Appleton Auditorium) This documentary tells the story of Esther Broner, a Jewish feminist, author, professor and pioneer of the Women's Rights Movement.

  • Ciné Barcafé

    7:30 p.m. $5.

    Slingshot Festival: Salad Days

    Salad Days: A Decade of Punk in Washington, DC (1980–90) examines the early DIY punk scene in the Nation's Capital. See story on p. 11.

  • Multiple Locations

    Mar. 27, 5 p.m. at Flicker Bar & Mar. 29, 3:30 p.m. at World Famous. FREE!

    Slingshot Festival: Sequence

    A series of short stories written and directed by James Alexander Warren. See story on p. 11.

  • The World Famous

    5:05 p.m. FREE!

    Slingshot Festival: Big Bad Art

    This documentary follows artist Andrew Ohanesian in the weeks leading up to the biggest show of his career. See story on p. 11.



  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Mar. 24–29, 8 p.m. Mar. 29, 2:30 p.m. $7 (w/ UGA ID), $12.

    Hot Georgia Sunday

    (Cellar Theatre) Written by UGA alumna Catherine Trieschmann, this is a story of lust, betrayal and the limits of faith in a small Georgia town. See Calendar Pick on p. 19.


  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    1:30 p.m. $5 (individual), $10 (family).

    Wild Intelligence: Tales from the Wild

    (Gardenside Room) Experience the mysteries and magic of nature during an afternoon of storytelling.

Ending Sunday, March 29



  • Young'uns Clothing & More


    Young'uns Clothing & More hosts play groups every Saturday. Lil' Wiggle Worms (9 months & under), 11 a.m.–12 p.m. Galloping Tots (ages 1–2), 1–2 p.m. Horsing Around Young'uns (ages 2 & up), 3–4 p.m. No registration necessary.