Sunday, September 24

16 events


  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. $20–85.

    Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

    The Orchestra will perform Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 2 and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5.

  • 5 p.m. Donations accepted.

    A Night of Opera

    (Athens First Christian Church, 268 W. Dougherty St.) Soprano Rachel Eve Holmes will be accompanied by pianist Greg Hankins. 

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    THE LUCKY JONES Local band playing old-school rockin' rhythm and blues.

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. $10 (adv.), $12 (door).

    MAKE-A-WISH BENEFIT Locals Georgia Red Clay, Cortez Garza, Isaac Bramblett Band, Carla Le Fever and The Rays, Josh Perkins, O'Connell & Parke, Joe Cat, Sarah Zuniga and Michael Brandt play to benefit Make-A-Wish Georgia.

  • Grindhouse Killer Burgers

    1 p.m. FREE! 706-612-9327

    BENJAMIN LEWIS Playing acoustic reggae.

  • Iron Factory

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

    DAVID LOCOCO JAZZ QUARTET Local group performs classic jazz standards in the styles of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett and more.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    3 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

    THE DIXIELAND 5 Local trad-jazz/Dixieland band that features a front line of trumpet, clarinet and trombone and a rhythm section of piano and tenor banjo.

  • The World Famous

    9 p.m.

    DRUSE Heavy, angular post-hardcore band from Rochester, NY.

    MALEVICH Grind and metal group from Athens and Atlanta, featuring members of Juna.

    INNEROUT "Pedalcore" band from Charleston, SC.

    UNDER A SKY SO BLUE Athens-based screamo band.



  • Ciné Barcafé

    1:30 p.m.

    Art House Theatre Day

    Ciné participates in the nationwide celebration with screenings of Lucky, Revolting Rhymes and A Matter of Life & Death. Call for showtimes.


  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    1 p.m. FREE!

    Natural Dye Workshop

    Courtney McCracken leads a hands-on workshop incorporating natural dye ingredients from Bartram Trail Farm. Proceeds from t-shirt sales will support the Athens Free School.


  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Sept. 26–30, 8 p.m. & Oct. 1, 2:30 p.m. $12 (w/ UGA ID), $16.

    The Last Witch

    UGA Theatre presents Rona Munro's tale based on the true story of the last woman legally executed for witchcraft in England. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.

  • Winder-Barrow Community Theatre

    Sept. 22–23, 7:30 p.m. & Sept. 24, 3 p.m.

    Those Crazy Ladies in the House on the Corner

    Winder-Barrow Community Theatre presents a story about three old ladies whose lives are changed when a new, fun nurse shows up at their care home. See Theater Notes on p. 11.


  • George's Lowcountry Table

    6:30 p.m. $15–20.

    Singing for Scholarships

    The Circle Ensemble Theatre presents an evening of food and jazz singing by Mary Sigalas to raise funds for acting camp scholarships.

  • Bishop Park

    4 p.m. Donations accepted.

    Meet, Greet and Eat

    Join the Athens-Clarke County Democrats for a potluck and meet over 15 confirmed candidates. 

  • The Rooftop

    11 a.m.–4 p.m.

    Designer Sample Sale

    Shop designer and contemporary clothing. Includes music and plenty of mimosas.