COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Wednesday, September 13

37 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. FREE! (21+), $2 (18–20). www.caledonialounge.com

    YUNG CUZ BDAY BASH A party for the local rapper, featuring performances from Slick Kooley, Mykell Scott, TaeKyon Carruth, 3ft, DK, Rebel Lion, We're Weird, Tru Thought, Dictator, Kxng Blanco and many others.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    PLASTIC PINKS Miami-based psychedelic garage-rock band.

    THE MAMMOTHS Austin, TX-based high-energy rock outfit drawing on old-school techniques.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $15 (adv.), $17 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    CBDB Alabama-based "joyfunk" band playing a mix of funk, progressive rock and jam fusion.

    MISTER TIE DYE Local nine-piece instrumental fusion group with a potent horn section.

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. www.jazzathensga.org

    THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s. 

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    MAGNA CUM LORD Post-punk/psych-rock band featuring Thom Strickland, Larry Choskey and Nate Mitchell.

    DJS NATE FROM WUXTRY & LARE BARE Two local rockers team up for a DJ set.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. FREE! www.hendershotscoffee.com

    BRIAN SMITH Classical and avant-garde guitarist who incorporates various looping effects.

  • Iron Factory

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    BLUES JAM Hosted by Jesse Mariah. Bring your voice and instruments.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-549-7700 (Timothy Rd. location)

    CHRIS HAMPTON TRIO A versatile band that plays covers, originals and gladly takes requests.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    THE WORKSHY Six-piece funk band from Denver, CO.

  • Porterhouse Grill

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-369-0990

    JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.

  • The World Famous

    10 p.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    KAREN & THE SORROWS Brooklyn-based alt-country band.

    LEEANN PEPPERS Local singer-songwriter playing sparse, evocative folk music.

Classes

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org

    Podcasting for Beginners

    Learn how to record and edit basic sound files with the freeware sound-editing program Audacity. Registration required.

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! atedrow@uga.edu

    Gardening Class

    Paul Duncan will present "Drought Tolerant and Deer Proof: Latin American Plants for Georgia Landscapes." In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. 

  • ACC Library

    Digital Media Center Classes

    "Video Editing for Beginners." Dec. 13, 7 p.m. "After Effects for Beginners." Dec. 20, 7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

Games

Kidstuff

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • The Office Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-546-0840

    Karaoke

    KARAOKE With your host Lynn. Every Wednesday!

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-369-3040

    Open Mic Night

    OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. Backline provided!

Events

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music. This is the last Wednesday market of the season.

  • Taziki's Mediterranean Cafe

    5–8 p.m. www.samaritannega.org

    Percentage Night

    Meet Alter Ego contestants and view a photo installation over dinner. Proceeds benefit the Samaritan Center.

Lectures & Lit

  • 5 p.m. FREE! jlmesser@uga.edu

    Urban Resilience

    (UGA College of Environment and Design, Jackson Street Building, Lecture Hall 123) Stephanie Stuckey, Chief Resilience Officer for the City of Atlanta, discusses urban resilience in the 21st century.

  • Nuçi's Space

    6:30 p.m. $5 suggested donation. www.nuci.org

    Meet the Author

    Meet musician Peter McDade, in conversation with Kim Ware, in celebration of his book The Weight of Sound

Film

  • Ciné Barcafé

    Sept. 13–14, 8 p.m. $9.75. www.athenscine.com

    David Gilmour: Live at Pompeii

    45 years after Pink Floyd's David Gilmour filmed "Live at Pompeii" in the Roman Amphitheatre, he returned for two spectacular shows.

Word on the Street

  • Athens, GA

    Community Survey

    The ACC Leisure Services Department is seeking public input regarding the benefits of its programs and services to the community. Give feedback in the Community Survey. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure