Sample dishes from The National, Viva! Argentine Cuisine, Your Pie, Rashe's Cuisince, Heirloom Cafe and Lindsey's Culinary Market. Plus, sample Creature Comforts' brews. Music by DJ Osmose. Proceeds benefit Wholesome Wave Georgia and the Athens Farmers Market SNAP doubling program.
The combination walking-bus tour led by music historian Paul Butchart passes landmarks of local musical significance including the Steeple, Nuci's Space, REM Trestle and spots downtown. Call to make reservations.
THE LUCKY JONES Local band plays old-school rockin' rhythm and blues.
EXPERIMENTAL NIGHT Experimental showcase, featuring Michael Potter, Patrick Ware and Michael Lauden, Jacob Sunderlin and Pocketful of Claptonite.
PARADISE PATIO A bumpin' deep-house outdoor dance party hosted by DJ Zelium.
PIXEL & INK GRAND OPENING Featuring music from Four Eyes, The TaxiCab Verses, Hunger Anthem and Tabloid.
TRACE COLTON No info available.
DJ OSMOSE International touring DJ and Athens resident lays down an all-vinyl set of funk, soul, boogie and more.
All are welcome to join in.
OPEN MIC Sing loud, sing proud.
Take a vinyasa class on the roof at sunset. Wine and sparkling water will be provided.
The documentary examines the evolution of the personality of Athens as a community over six decades. Tickets are free but required.
THE SALT FLATS Melodic and lively local guitar-rock band.
CONNOR BYERS Young singer and rapper from Athens.
ROAD TO RICHES WINNER The winner of the Athens Unsigned battle of the bands contest performs.
THE BROKEN STRING BAND Athens band blending western folk with indie rock.
EAST ATHENS DANCE COMPANY Dance performances from talented young locals.
ATHENS SCHOOL OF MUSIC Young students show off their talent.
THE VINYL SUNS Athens-based funky blues-rock five-piece.
RICK FOWLER BAND Original, guitar-driven blues-rock group. They'll be joined by Beverly "Guitar" Watkins, a renowned septuagenarian blues guitarist from Atlanta.
DRAKE SCHOOL OF IRISH DANCE Traditional dance performances from young students.
TY MANNING Former Bearfoot Hookers guitarist performs a solo set.
DANCEFX A group of young dancers perform.
ZACH DEPUTY Singer-songwriter and one-man band from Bluffton, SC with hints of jam, funk and soul.
MRJORDANMRTONKS Tommy Jordan and William Tonks' collaboration features rootsy guitar picking and paired vocal melodies.
INTERSTELLAR BOYS New project from former Widespread Panic drummer Todd Nance.
FIVE EIGHT Legendary Athens rock trio that consistently pumps out boisterous, thoughtful rock and roll.
DRVIN' N CRYIN' Hard-hitting Southern rock from this legendary Atlanta band.
Browse over 40 booths of art, jewelry, ceramics, glass, woodwork, clothing and more. See p. 11.
See the new and improved Pixel & Ink Studio. Live music by Four Eyes, The TaxiCab Verses, Hunger Anthem and Tabloid. See an exhibit by Lucy and Tomo Ralston, plus a selection of prints by local artists. See Art Notes on p. 10.
Meet Vince Dooley and Samuel Norman Thomas, Jr. in celebration of their book The Legion's Fighting Bulldog. The book compiles letters between ,William Gaston Delony, lieutenant colonel of Cobb's Georgia Legion Calvary, and his wife, Rosa Delony.
Weekly camps are offered through June 26. Visit website for registration form. www.athenslittleplayhouse.net
Four Athens offers week-long day camps to teach kids coding skills through game development. "MineCraft Moddling & Art Camp" is for grades 2–5. Laptop required. June 26–30, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. $175. "Teen Tech Experience" instructs students how to build a web application using the Ruby programming language. $475. www.fourathens.com
Triathlon Camp for ages 8–12 at Bishop Park includes cycling, running and swimming. June 26–30, 9 a.m.–2 p.m. $65–98. Skate Camp for ages 6–12 at Southeast Clarke Park covers maneuvers, skills and tricks. July 17–21, 9 a.m.–12 p.m. Tennis camps for ages 7–16 are offered at the ACC Tennis Center and Bishop Park. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure