COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Wednesday, November 1

40 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    THE PIERRES New alt-rock group from Athens.

    UNTIL THREE Athens-based rock and roll duo.

    DYLAN LOFTIN Member of punk band Nihilist Cheerleader plays a solo set of melancholy indie-folk.

    SIGN MY CAST No info available.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    SCOTT BAXENDALE Guitar dynamism from the owner of Baxendale Guitars. Classic bluesy riffs and a lot of soul. 

  • 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. 

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    THE LAST JAMURAI New local good-time funk rock and roll band.

  • 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.

Lectures & Lit

Performance

Games

Kidstuff

Classes

Word on the Street

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!

  • Iron Factory

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

    Open Mic

    OPEN MIC Hosted by Katie Collins.

  • The Globe

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-353-4721

    Hip Hop Open Mic

    HIP HOP OPEN MIC A weekly battle-style open mic that uses silent-disco headphones to encourage audience participation. Performers can bring their own beats, or the house will provide backing.

Art

  • UGA Performing Arts Center

    7 p.m. FREE! arts.uga.edu

    Opening Celebration

    A kaleidoscope of art student performances and presentations. Part of Spotlight on the Arts.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    2 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Tour at Two

    Shawnya Harris leads a tour of "Muse: Mickalene Thomas Photographs and tête-à-tête."

  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    ATHICA Holiday Market

    Now taking applications from interested art, craft and locally-produced product vendors for this year's market. Deadline Nov. 9. Market Dec. 9, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Fill out form online. www.athica.org

Film

  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. FREE! www.thefoundryathens.com

    Cult Classic Wednesday

    Watch The Rocky Horror Picture Show on the big screen.

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! ww.hope.film

    Defining Hope

    The documentary looks at nurses and patients as they face death and embrace hope. 

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.

  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    8 p.m. FREE! arts.uga.edu

    Spotlight on the Arts After Party

    SEWW presents Hallokween Havoc with wrestling matches including Dragon Yer Ass vs. Marie Fury. Part of Spotlight on the Arts.

Outdoors

Ending Wednesday, November 1

 

Art

  • Athens, GA

    Art Decko: Call for Proposals

    Art Decko is a public art mural project located in the stairwell of the College Avenue Parking Deck. The Athens Area Arts Council is seeking eight artists to create original paintings on 4'x8' wood panels. Panels will be provided, and artists will be compensated $500 each. Fill out the proposal form and design template online. Deadline to apply is Nov. 1. Decision notifications Dec. 1. Finished panels are due Mar. 15. artdeckoathens@gmail.com, www.athensarts.org/art-decko-call-for-art

Classes

  • ALCES

    Spanish Classes

    ALCES offers beginner and intermediate classes in Spanish. $75 per month, plus materials. 706-549-5002, alcescenter@gmail.com