COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, July 24

1 event

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Monday, July 25

3 events

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Tuesday, July 26

3 events

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Wednesday, July 27

2 events

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  • 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 and crafts. Live music by Jesse Mariah.

  • Jittery Joe's Coffee

    11 a.m.–2 p.m. & 5–10 p.m. www.jitteryjoes.com

    Food Truck Market

    (Roaster) Local food trucks include Jittery Joe's, Taza, Holy Crepe and more. Every other Wednesday.

Thursday, July 28

2 events

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Friday, July 29

1 event

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  • The Globe

    7 p.m. $10. 706-353-4721

    Wine Tasting

    Sample at least eight different wines.

Saturday, July 30

3 events

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  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.-1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment. Live music by David Court.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1–7:30 p.m. www.terrapinbeer.com

    Jerry Day

    Celebrate Jerry Garcia's birthday with beer, tie-dye and Grateful Dead music.

  • Georgia Square Mall

    12–3 p.m. FREE! www.tccrocks.com

    TCC Backpack Giveaway

    (Verizon, Suite 139, Georgia Square Mall) Backpacks are given to children pre-k to 12 with parents present.

Sunday, July 31

2 events

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  • Little City Diner

    6 p.m. $35. 706-742-7590

    Farm to Table Dinner

    Matthew Scott and Brian Uptagrafft designed a three-course meal with ingredients provided by Community Meat Co. and Collective Harvest. Proceeds benefit The Collective Harvest Fresh Food Fund, which provides low-income families with local produce. RSVP.

  • ACC Library

    3 p.m. FREE! facebook.com/athensfreeschool

    Athens Free School: Craft Swap

    Bring craft supplies you no longer have use for and browse through other exchange items. Leftover items will be donated. 

Monday, August 1

1 event

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Tuesday, August 2

1 event

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  • Athens Community Council on Aging

    11 a.m.–2 p.m. www.ugarden.uga.edu

    UGArden Produce Stand

    The student-run farm offers sustainably grown fruits and vegetables.

Thursday, August 4

1 event

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  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    Healing Circle & Meditation

    Experience a variety of healing and meditation modalities.

Friday, August 5

1 event

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Saturday, August 6

4 events

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  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.-1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment. Live music by David Court.

  • UGA Tate Student Center

    7:30 a.m. www.active.com

    Outpace Parkinson's 5K

    Run or walk to support the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Disease Research.

  • Camp Kiwanis, Danielsville

    11 a.m.–12 a.m. $10/tubing, $10/bunk rental. brwa.org

    Broad River Fest 2016

    The annual fundraiser for the Broad River Watershed Association will include live music, frisbee golf, nature trivia, games, grilling and more. 

  • 6 p.m. $25-30. moaspets.com

    Bark & Wine Auction

    (Madison Oglethorpe Animal Shelter, 4506 Hudson River Church Rd., Danielsville) Live music, wine, food, auctions and raffles. Proceeds benefit the Madison Oglethorpe Animal Shelter. 

Monday, August 8

1 event

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Tuesday, August 9

2 events

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  • Athens Community Council on Aging

    11 a.m.–2 p.m. www.ugarden.uga.edu

    UGArden Produce Stand

    The student-run farm offers sustainably grown fruits and vegetables.

  • Georgia Theatre Rooftop

    7–10 p.m. www.georgiatheatre.com

    Block Party Picnic

    DJ Osmose spins classic hip-hop and '80s boogie vinyl while chefs and bartenders whip up specialty items like smoked ribs, street corn and housemade ice cream sandwhiches.

Thursday, August 11

1 event

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  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    Healing Circle & Meditation

    Experience a variety of healing and meditation modalities.

Saturday, August 13

3 events

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  • The Classic Center

    7 p.m. $12-14. www.classiccityrollergirls.com

    Classic City Rollergirls

    The Classic City Rollergirls wage war on wheels in a bout against the Middle Georgia Derby Demons.

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    10–11 a.m. $7–10. www.athensclarkecounty.com/sandycreeknaturecenter

    Journey Through the Stars

    Participants will learn "What is Special about Our Solar System?" Weather permitting, participants will view sunspots using telescopes with solar filters.

  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.-1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment. Live music by David Court.

Monday, August 15

1 event

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Tuesday, August 16

1 event

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  • Athens Community Council on Aging

    11 a.m.–2 p.m. www.ugarden.uga.edu

    UGArden Produce Stand

    The student-run farm offers sustainably grown fruits and vegetables.

Thursday, August 18

2 events

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  • Body, Mind & Spirit

    6 p.m. $5. 706-351-6024

    Healing Circle & Meditation

    Experience a variety of healing and meditation modalities.

  • 5:30–7:30 p.m. FREE! lightthenight.org/ga

    Light the Night Kickoff

    (Mezzanine Room, Suite 51, 320 E. Clayton St.) Snack and network while learning about how to make a difference in the cancer community. 

Friday, August 19

2 events

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  • Sandy Creek Park

    8–10 p.m. $8–12. $8–12. www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    Friday Night Paddles

    Experience the moon over Lake Chapman as you paddle around in a canoe or kayak. For ages 18 & older. Pre-registration required.

  • The Classic Center

    11 a.m.–4:30 p.m. $10–25. www.classiccitybbqfest.com

    Classic City BBQ Festival

    This family-friendly festival features three barbecue contests, local restaurant vendors, an outdoor music stage, classic car show, tailgate tradeshow, kids zone and more. 

Saturday, August 20

4 events

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  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    8 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! 706-542-6156, www.uga.edu/botgarden

    Friends Giant Flea Market

    Items offered include gardening items, books, household items, tools, toys, jewelry, decorations and more.

  • The Classic Center

    11 a.m.–4:30 p.m. $10–25. www.classiccitybbqfest.com

    Classic City BBQ Festival

    This family-friendly festival features three barbecue contests, local restaurant vendors, an outdoor music stage, classic car show, tailgate tradeshow, kids zone and more. 

  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.-1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment. Live music by David Court.

  • Southern Brewing Company

    4 p.m. $35. www.sobrewco.com

    The Southern Brewing Company 1st Anniversary

    The Southern Brewing Company celebrates its first birthday with live music, limited edition glasses, beer tastings and live music by Tre Powell and Cracker.

Monday, August 22

1 event

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Tuesday, August 23

1 event

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  • Athens Community Council on Aging

    11 a.m.–2 p.m. www.ugarden.uga.edu

    UGArden Produce Stand

    The student-run farm offers sustainably grown fruits and vegetables.