Sunday, February 3

11 events


  • Beef 'O' Brady's

    6:30 p.m. 706-850-1916

    Second Annual Nuclear Wing Eating Contest

    Wing eating contest during halftime of the big game. The winner receives a $100 gift card.

  • 6 p.m. 706-208-0059

    Bell's Bowl

    Featuring these brews: Black Note, Hopslam, Barrel Aged Cherry Stout, Sweet Potato Stout, The Oracle, Oberon and more.


  • Good Dirt

    Clay Classes

    Weekly "Try Clay" classes ($20/person) introduce participants to the potter's wheel every Friday from 7–9 p.m. "Family Try Clay" classes show children and adults hand-building methods every Sunday from 2–4 p.m. $20. 706-355-3161,

  • The Globe

    4 p.m. FREE! 706-353-4721

    Athens Ceili Band

    ATHENS CEILI BAND A weekly traditional Irish music section. Every Sunday from 4-7 p.m.!

  • Live Music

    • 8 p.m. FREE! 706-546-8090

      BACK ALLEY BLUES BAND Featuring locals Paul Scales, Randy Durham, John Straw, Dave Herndon and Scott Sanders playing blues jams.

    • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

      12 p.m. FREE!

      JAZZ BRUNCH Enjoy live jazz while you recover from the weekend's festivities.

    Support Groups

    • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

      Emotions Anonymous

      A 12-step program open to anyone with a desire to become well emotionally. Sundays, 4–5 p.m. 706-202-7463,



    • Morton Theatre

      Feb. 2, 7:30 p.m. & Feb. 3, 3 p.m. $5–17.

      I Love Country

      A musical revue featuring country hits by Oakidge Boys, Dolly Parton, Faith Hill, Darius Rucker and more.


    • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

      6 p.m. FREE!


      A new series for artists and art lovers to gather and discuss ideas, trends and opportunities. This session involves a viewing of an Art:21 episode featuring Paul Pfeiffer. Hope Hilton moderates.

    • Arrow

      10 a.m.–3 p.m. $15 (sitting fee), $75 (plate fee).

      Tin Type Photo Booth

      Emily Hall creates one-of-a-kind prints directly from a metal plate. Visit website to reserve appointment.

    Ending Sunday, February 3


    Word on the Street

    • Bell's Bowl

      Aroma's Craft Works presents a special weekend of featured beers such as Black Note, Hopslam, The Oracle and more. Feb. 1–3. 706-208-0059

    Word on the Street

    • Valentine's Pet Photography


      Anne Yarbrough takes photos to benefit Athens Canine Rescue, just in time for Valentine’s Day. Package includes a photo session with each pet and owner, a personalized greeting card with individual caption and a framed 5×7 print. Call for location. Feb. 2 & Feb. 3, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. $125.,