Wednesday, November 15

35 events

Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m.

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

  • The Foundry

    6:30 p.m. FREE!

    RACHEL O'NEAL Local solo folk artist.

  • Georgia Theatre

    6:15 p.m. SOLD OUT.

    CROWDER Christian folktronica musician out of Atlanta.

    JIMI CRAVITY Christian musician playing a blend of pop, EDM and hip hop.

    THE YOUNG ESCAPE Christian rock group from Southern California.

  • The Globe

    8 p.m.

    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

    FREESTYLE CYPHER NIGHT A night of rhymes and beats, featuring local and touring MCs and hosted by Linqua Franqa.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    THE WOOFS Athens-based funk-rock 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

  • Ciné Barcafé

    7 p.m. FREE!

    Café Apollinaire

    The program includes artwork, video, short plays and music.

  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE!

    Talking About Books: Adult Book Discussion Group

    This month's title is Tenth of December by George Saunders. Newcomers welcome.

  • Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

    4 p.m. FREE!

    McGill Lecture

    (Studio 100) Souad Mekhennet, national security desk correspondent at The Washington Post, presents the lecture "Being a Female Reporter Behind the Lines of Jihad."

  • Avid Bookshop

    4:30 p.m. FREE!

    Meet the YA Author

    (Prince Ave.) A meet-and-greet for author Jake Burt and his book, Greetings from Witness Protection.


  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    Nov. 14, 7–9 p.m. & Nov. 15, 1–6 FREE!

    Loop 10: Restriction/Confinement

    Hear new experimental works by student composers from the Hugh Hodgson School of Music. These works are inspired by specific works of visual art in the gallery. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.




  • ACC Library

    2–6 p.m. FREE!

    Healthcare Navigator Assistance

    Kate Malone, a Health Plan Navigator will be on hand to help attendees sign up for insurance.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE!

    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.

  • 40 Watt Club

    5 p.m. FREE!

    Music Industry Mixer

    Meet and mingle with some folks from the industry.

  • Southern Brewing Company

    5–10 p.m.

    UGA's College of Agriculture Colla-beer-ation

    UGA College of Agriculture faculty and staff have a social. Music by DJ Chief Rocka.

  • Your Pie

    5–9 p.m.

    ALCES Percentage Night

    (Beechwood) Eat pizza and support the Athens Latino Center for Education and Services.

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • The Office Lounge

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


    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. All musicians welcome. 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.

Word on the Street

  • Healthcare Navigator Assistance

    Kate Malone, an ACA Navigator with Insure GA, will provide assistance with Medicaid, Peachcare and Affordable Care Act applications. Dec. 10, 2–6 p.m. or Dec. 13, 4–7 p.m. 866-988-8216

Ending Wednesday, November 15



  • KA Artist Shop

    Call for Artists

    The shop is seeking artwork that explores the theme "What does 'home' mean to you?" Submission deadline Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. Find guidelines online.