Get lei'd, listen to live music, sample Terrapin favorites and enjoy roasted pig and Polynesian sides.
(First AME Church) Screenings and exams range from breast health, prostate, hypertension, blood sugar, vision care and dental care. Call for schedule.
Bring your dog and take a hike with the Center's staff, who will cover trail etiquette.
Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment. This week spotlights alternative health and wellness programs and includes the Feminist Women's Health Center, Athens Natural Medicine, Healing Arts Centre, a free Egyptian Yoga session with Pyramic Sunrise SMAI TAWI and more.
Sift through thousands of records, CDs, tapes and more presented by local and out-of-town dealers.
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Tre Powell.
WHITE RABBIT COLLECTIVE Free-form psych-rock ensemble led by local musician Nick Bradfield.
KIMBERLY & KRIS No info available.
OTP FEST An all-day punk, ska and hardcore festival featuring Georgia bands Broken Glow, BullMoose, Burns Like Fire, Crabhammer, Eliminate Earth, Ganges Phalanges, Gloom Cocoon, Go-Nowheres, Hunger Anthem, Joy Kills, KarbomB, The Lone Deaf Pig-Dog, Nightmare Coast, Pansy, Resident One, The Sawed Offs, The Taj Motel Trio and X-Ray Vision. See Calendar Pick on p. 24.
TEARS FOR THE DYING Long-running, Atlanta-based death-rock group fronted by Adrya Stembridge.
UNUS MUNDUS Psychedelic blues and space-rock act.
DAVIS RIPLEY KELLER Performing spoken-word poetry.
THE GRAWKS Local rock band that sounds like "Bazooka Joe bubble gum laced with shrapnel." Album release show! See Calendar Pick on p. 24.
SHEHEHE Local band that draws from old-school punk and arena rock to create a fist-pumping atmosphere.
PALACE DOCTOR Dynamic rock trio fronted by former Modern Skirts bassist Phillip Brantley.
DUSTY BLADES Local radio DJ spins in between sets and after the last band.
ATHENS POPFEST Featuring Superbody (7:30 p.m.), Lingua Franca (8:15 p.m.), Noon:30 (9 p.m.), Pylon Reenactment Society (10 p.m.), Tunabunny (11 p.m.) and ESG (12 a.m.). See story on p. 16.
JAKE TOBIN Experimental composer and pop singer-songwriter.
MANS TRASH Skewed pop sounds from Mercer West (The Dream Scene, Bubbly Mommy Gun).
JIM JIM No info available.
SURFACE TO AIR MISSIVE Psych-pop experimentation from local songwriter Taylor Ross.
CHRISTOPHER ALAN YATES & ADELAIDE TAI Singer and visual artist Tai and songwriter Yates of The Sweet Tea Project come together to create fresh sounds.
LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.
ATHENS POPFEST Featuring Saline (2:30 p.m.), Dump Him (3:15 p.m.), Seafang (4 p.m.) and Scooterbabe (4:45 p.m.). See story on p. 16.
URBAN SOIL Electrified jam band from Raleigh, NC.
QUIG AND THE BOYS Local rock band playing old, new, blues and rock with a twist.
ATHENS POPFEST Featuring Peyote Coyote (5:15 p.m.) and Harlot Party (6 p.m.). See story on p. 16.
Learn to play the Shadowfist Dynamic Card Game.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with wireless headphones and two channels of music. One of them is a request line!
ATHENS LATIN PARTY Enjoy an evening of bright, rhythmic Latin tunes.
BOOTY BOYZ DJs Immuzikation, Twin Powers and Z-Dog spin dance hits into the night. The summer "VS" series pits two musical powerhouses against each other each week.
Cool off with a cool family film. Popcorn will be provided.
Oconee Youth Playhouse presents the hit musical based off the film starring Reese Witherspoon as Elle Woods, a California sorority girl who becomes a Harvard law grad. See Calendar Pick on p. 24.
Ex-pop singer Angela Andrews is desperate to find happiness in a plot that reflects Greek tragedy and Hollywood kitsch. See Calendar Pick on p. 24.
Plan for the academic year with crafts and confidence. Ages 12–14.
(M3Yoga, 159 Oneta Unit 6, #50) The new studio will offer a variety of free classes and meditations throughout the day. Prizes include, free class passes, shirts and yoga gear.
Aikido Master John Smartt discusses nonviolent solutions for a troubled world.
Emma Davis Hamilton shares her extensive expertise in researching African American genealogy. Participants will learn how to use the Freedmen's Bureau Records and Freedman's Bank REcords.
Zombie Farms seeks 60 actors to play zombies, humans, ghosts and more. Aug. 12 & Aug. 26, 7–10 p.m. www.zombiefarms.com