Watch the house cast and Atlanta guest Ramona Towers.
This year's theme is '70s vs. '80s. Participate in raffles, tarot readings, dance 'til you drop and compete in the Groovy costume contest. Proceeds benefit Project Safe. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.
A family-friendly event including food vendors, raffles, crafts, dancing and face painting. All proceeds benefit Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful.
The market supports local minority business vendors. Offerings range from soul and caribbean food vendors, clothing, artwork, kid-friendly items, youth vendors, live performances, games and and more.
The 5K run/walk raises funds for the Jeannette Rankin Women's Scholarship Foundation.
(Athens Regional Medical Center, front lawn of Outpatient Surgery Center) Shop at this community yard sale to support the Loran Smith Center for Cancer Support.
Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Joe Willey & the Moving Man and Emily Horton.
People are invited to bring family photos, photo slides, recipes, letters, Bibles and other memorabilia to be digitally scanned. Funded by a Common Heritage Grant from the National Endowment for Humanities, the project seeks to help protect and preserve history relating to the African American experience in Athens-Clarke County. Register for an appointment.
The competition awards prizes for best chicken, pork ribs and beef tri-tip recipes. Other festivities include live music and family activities.
(Grand Hall) UGA students can volunteer with local organizations and non-profits. Breakfast and speeches by community leaders start the day.
Celebrate the approaching conclusion of "Twin Peaks'" third season and Ciné's screenings of Fire Walk With Me. The themed event features costume and dance contests, coffee cocktails, live music, dancing, a photo booth, donuts and cherry pie. Lydia Brambila (Outersea), Emileigh Ireland, Jessica Smith (Sea of Dogs) and Marie Uhler (Eureka California) will perform the music of Julee Cruise, Angelo Badalamenti and David Lynch. Proceeds benefit the Buy Ciné campaign.
Tour the building, hear some music and learn about UUFA.
Items include furniture, home goods, children's toys, tools, lawn and yard equipment and more. Proceeds benefit the church.
(Boutier Winery, Danielsville) The Madison Oglethorpe Animal Shelter presents a fundraiser with drinks, food, silent and live auctions, raffles and live music by Nathan Shepperd.
Celebrate PRIDE with a talent show. Performers and judges include Sasha Stephens, Yasmine Alexander and Jacqueline Daniels.
(1075 W. Broad St.) BikeAthens and Pedal Driven Cycles celebrate their first year at Broad Street.
JIM COOK Cook is joined by Bill Whitley and Charles Sewell for a set of electric blues jams.
BIT BRIGADE Local supergroup plays the soundtrack to vintage video games while Noah McCarthy plays the games onstage.
MOTHERFUCKER Hard-driving, riffy local rock and roll trio.
KARBOMB High-speed, long-running local punk band.
TWIN PEAKS COVER BAND Lydia Brambila (Outersea), Emileigh Ireland, Jessica Smith (Sea of Dogs) and Marie Uhler (Eureka California) float and fall their way through a set of songs by singer Julee Cruise, composer Angelo Badalamenti and filmmaker David Lynch.
DJ LOG Leland Palmer and Audrey Horne dance moves are encouraged for a moody mixtape inspired by "Twin Peaks."
THE PLAGUE Original, ballsy rock harkening back to The Stooges, Sonic Youth and The MC5.
THE HONEY SLIDERS Detroit-influenced rock band from Catropolis.
THE CADILLAC THREE Nashville-based trio playing Southern jam-rock.
HANNAH DASHER Personality-packed singer-songwriter with blues, country and soul influences.
LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.
JOLLY GOOD Playing bluegrass songs and non-bluegrass songs that have been bluegrassed.
INHOUSE DRIVEBY New local Rage Against the Machine tribute act.
SONGS FOR SUSTAINABILITY A benefit for the Georgia Climate Change Coalition, featuring music from the White Rabbit Collective, Banded, Tallulah George and DJ Tanuki. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.
THE VINYL SUNS Athens-based blues-rock five-piece.
MURDER THE MOOD Local alternative rock band.
HARVEY FUNKWALKER Athens-based trio steeped in deep funk roots and laced with tinges of jazz, blues and rock.
DAVID BARBE & INWARD DREAM EBB The Athens scene legend performs, backed by members of New Madrid.
BLUE BLOOD Melodic psych-pop project fronted by songwriter Hunter Morris.
T. HARDY MORRIS Local singer-songwriter and guitarist plays twangy, raucous folk-rock.
MIGHTY Alternative rock group from Atlanta.
Athens potter Maria Dondero demonstrates various techniques. Part of the 15th annual "Perspectives: Georgia Pottery Invitational." See Art Notes on p. 9.
Naoki Izumi leads a two-day workshop on the methods and secrets of Echizen pottery. Part of OCAF's annual "Perspectives: Georgia Pottery Invitational." See Art Notes on p. 9.
Enjoy a walk through the trail to find the hummingbirds' secret hiding places. Feel free to bring a camera or binoculars.
This course surveys threats to biodiversity worldwide, examples of rare plant research, techniques for restoration and reintroduction and ways to make a difference in protecting rare plants of Georgia.
Bring photos, bibles, family recipes and other historical documents to be digitally scanned.
The Georgia Women's Volleyball team play Texas A&M.
Teams face off to benefit Live Forward. Other activities include HIV testing, a cake walk, food trucks and the brewery's craft beer.
This year's theme is "Animal Superpowers" where participants will have animal encounters, crafts, games and concessions. Live music by The Voltures.
Play in the sand and create chalk art. Ages 6 and up.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with wireless headphones and two channels of music. One of them is a request line!
BOOTY BOYZ DJs Immuzikation, Twin Powers and Z-Dog spin dance hits into the night.
LATIN NIGHT Featuring sounds from DJ Juliogt.
Thousands of titles available. Fill a bag for $10 on Saturday.
Local poets Rosalie Moffett (June in Eden) and Lindsay Tigue (System of Ghosts) will read from their latest works and lead a discussion on writing.
Watch a live screening of the legendary world champion Floyd Mayweather and UFC superstar Conor McGregor.
Watch Rocky then the anticipated Mayweather vs. McGregor fight. Dancing with DJ Julio to follow.