Books, CDs and DVDs will be sold for bargain prices. Proceeds benefit the Oconee County Public Library.
(Watkinsville) Enjoy traditional Greek food, music, folk dancing and church tours.
The festival includes cornhole tournaments, a car show, bed race, over 60 artists and craft vendors, informational booths, kids activities, games, inflatables, food vendors, live music and more.
Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.
Local practitioners demo reiki, sound therapies, chiropractic, aromatherapy and more. Items for sale include crystals, handmade lotions and body sprays.
Shop among quartz crystals, amethyst, fossils, jewelry, opals, minerals from local mines and more.
(Sandy Creek Barn, Greensboro) The Oconee Performing Arts Society and Reynolds Lake Oconee present craft beer, wine tastings, local and regional food trucks, and live music by Whisky Bent with special guest John Popper of Blues Traveler.
Visit the pop-up shop offering access to Reese Witherspoon's Draper James fashion and accessories line. Items include totes, T-shirts, sweaters and more.
WICKED KING Hard-hitting local rock trio dedicated to the roots of true heavy music.
THE GRAWKS Local rock band that sounds like "Bazooka Joe bubble gum laced with shrapnel."LIBERATOR Athens-based three-piece hard-rock band.
HECKLEHAMMER New local stoner/doom-metal outfit.
BRAIN AID FEST Featuring Forbidden Waves, Murder the Mood, Radio Decay, Claire Cronin and Jef Whatley. See story on p. 11.
THE LONELY BISCUITS An eclectic mix of soul, funk and hip-hop based out of Nashville.
OKEY DOKEY Nashville group mixing Motown ideals with psychedelic storytelling.
DRIFTWOOD Local Americana collective plays darkly accented folk music.
RUMOURS Fleetwood Mac tribute band based in Atlanta.
DEAD NEIGHBORS This local band plays shoegaze-inspired garage-rock.
HARLOT PARTY Local rock group featuring intertwining guitar riffs and haunting, emotive vocals.
CITRIS Fuzzed-out indie-rock group from New York.
NOVELTY FOXTROT Heavy local emo four-piece.
DJ GOOD GIRL Playing pop, R&B and other hits from the '80s and '90s.
A.J. CROCE The son of legendary musician Jim Croce plays soulful Southern roots-rock. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.
LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.
LILY HERNE Local group playing dream-rock with psychedelic and folk influences.
KITH & KIN Local honky tonk and Americana group led by Southern swooner Barrett Smith.
BRAIN AID FEST Featuring Rat Babies, Tears for the Dying, Kate Jan, Lydia Sera and Naoko Uno. See story on p. 11.
EL TEN ELEVEN Experimental post-rock duo from Los Angeles.
SEGO Indie electronic outfit from L.A.
LIQUID DYNAMITE Athens-based group featuring drummer Dwayne Holloway.
WHISKY BENT Country and Southern rock group. Featuring John Popper of Blues Traveler fame.
DJ RE>RON Playing your favorites for the UGA game pre-party.
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.
Spend the morning relaxing with the therapeutic practice of coloring.
Participants will hear Monkey with a Tool Belt then make a tool belt to take home. Ages 2–8.
Drop in to make papel picado, a traditiona tissue paper flag.
Encore Productions and ElbertonNET present a musical set in 1950s New York City. Gambler Nathan Detroit tries to find the cash to set up the biggest craps game in town
(Private land in Oglethorpe County) This program is spread out over seven weekends throughout the year. Activities include games, play, exploration, wandering and quiet spaces. Begins Sept. 16. $645. 706-255-8937, firstname.lastname@example.org
Friends of the Madison County Library will host a sale with thousands of books, plus books on tape, CDs, VHS tapes and records. Most items cost $1–2, with proceeds benefiting the library. Through Sept. 16. 706-795-5597
(Winterville Auditorium) The Circle Ensemble Theatre Company presents auditions for the beloved tale. Auditions Sept. 15 at 6 p.m. and Sept. 16 at 2 p.m. Callbacks on Sept. 17 at 2 p.m. Performances run through weekends Dec. 2–10. Adults and children needed. Email to reserve your slot. email@example.com