COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, March 26

18 events

Art

  • UGA Lamar Dodd School of Art Galleries

    1–3 p.m. FREE! www.art.uga.edu

    Youth Art Month Show Closing Reception

    Clarke County hosts its annual show of artwork done by students attenting elementary, middle and high schools in the county.

Performance

  • The Classic Center

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

    Athens Symphony Spring Concert

    Featuring piano soloist Jim McKillip, the symphony's program includes works by Bizet, Puccini and Grieg.

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7 p.m. $31–41. pac.uga.edu

    The Academy of St. Martin in the Fields

    The chamber orchestra will play works by Aaron Copland, Mozart and Shostakovich.

Events

  • Georgia Center for Continuing Education

    7 p.m. $15 (adv.), $20 (door). www.ugalive.com

    Athens Hip Hop Awards

    (The Mahler Hall) The annual awards show celebrating local hip hop culture returns for a fifth year. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

  • Stegeman Coliseum

    8–11 a.m. $25. facebook.com/campkesemuga

    Kesem Krawl 5K

    Proceeds support waitlisted chidren for Camp Kesem's summer program. 

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    6:30–9 p.m. $10. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    AthSav 2017 Benefit

    This percentage night benefits the Foundation of Excellence and includes student bands and a raffle.

Games

Theater

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Mar. 21–25, 8 p.m. Mar. 26, 2:30 p.m. $7–12. drama.uga.edu

    Machinal

    (Cellar Theatre) Loosely based on the notorious Ruth Snyder case of 1927, Sophie Treadwell's episodic play depicts a young woman's disastrous efforts to conform to society's rigid expectations of women.

  • Athens Community Theater

    Mar. 24–25 & Mar. 30–Apr. 1, 8 p.m. Mar. 26 & Apr. 2, 2 p.m. $12–15. townandgownplayers.org

    Calendar Girls

    Members of the Yorkshire Women's Institute decide to fully expose themselves for a charity calendar. See Theater Notes on p. 17.

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • Beef 'O' Brady's

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-1916

    Open Mic Night

    OPEN MIC Sing loud, sing proud.

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local band. Every Sunday!

  • The Foundry

    Athens Hip Hop Awards Afterparty. 9 p.m. www.ugalive.com

    SOUL OF ATHENS Featuring music from the Groove Crew Band, A.T. Martin, Stella Groove, Caufield, Sutton with DJ Highwalker, Bahdum Boys and more.

  • Georgia Center for Continuing Education

    7 p.m. $15 (adv.), $20 (door). www.ugalive.com

    ATHENS HIP HOP AWARDS The annual awards show celebrating local hip hop culture returns for a fifth year. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

  • Iron Factory

    10:30 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    J. LEE STEPHENS Local Americana singer-songwriter.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1:30 p.m. www.terrapinbeer.com

    GUS MOON Midwestern folk singer-songwriter.

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    3 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/100daysathens

    Solidarity Sunday

    Students from U-Lead Athens will explain how immigrants known as "dreamers" are affected by current immigration policies at the state and national level and how they are overcoming these barriers to attend college.

Classes

Outdoors

  • 10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/trpaproject

    Trail Creek Park

    (Trail Creek Park) Volunteers will use field guides to ID plants, animal tracks, fungi and birds. Craft supplies will be supplied for kids to draw forest findings.