The family-run glassblowing studio's annual open house includes demonstrations of vases, cups, ornaments and paperweights using traditional techniques. See Art Notes on p. 12.
View the latest collection of functional tableware and decorative pots by local potter Carter Gillies.
Good Dirt celebrates 20 years with a pottery sale featuring work by instructors and advanced students. Light refreshments will be served. See Art Notes on p. 12.
(265 Athens Rd., Winterville) Featuring paintings by Dortha Jacobson, jewelry by Jim Norton, hand-dyed accessories by Wini McQueen, mixed media works by Barbara Odil, felted hats by Tina Tinsley and sculptures by Harold Rittenberry. See Art Notes on p. 12.
Cheer on the dawgs as you watch the game. Streets Cafe food truck will be on site.
Listen to a story then make a creation out of Play-Doh. Ages 3–7.
The market supports local minority business vendors. Offerings range from local food, artisan home goods and natural beauty products.
Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.
(Indie South) Skip Black Friday and shop local on Small Business Saturday. See Art Notes on p. 12.
(Skate Park of Athens) Throw down your sickest runs in the deep end. There will also by a BMX jam.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with wireless headphones and three channels of music. The first hour is free!
The Athens Showgirl Cabaret presents performances. Dotte Comm from Atlanta makes a guest appearance.
Avant-garde percussionist and acoustic sound artist Tatsuya Nakatani is joined by local experimental musician Grant Evans. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
BATTALION OF SAINTS Hardcore punk group out of San Diego. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
NOBODYS Punk group on tour from Colorado Springs, CO.
THE CRYPTICS Punk rock band from Dover, NH.
APPARITION Athens band playing a raucous, thrashy brand of hardcore.
THE ORIGINAL SPLITZ BAND This band's wide range encompasses classic Motown, funk, disco and both old-school and contemporary R&B.
COSMIC CHARLIE Grateful Dead covers like you've never heard before.
DREAM CULTURE Eclectic local psychedelic rock group.
MOCCASIN COWBOY Tennessee band that fuses indie rock with bossa nova, surf and more.
JAY AMERICANA Pop-trap artist from Atlanta.
LAYNE DENTON North Georgia-based singer-songwriter.
LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday night.
SACRED HOLLOW Local band playing loud, catchy hard rock with a bite.
KATIE MARTIN Singer-songwriter with a unique blend of blues, folk and soul.
Learn some new roleplaying games.
(Five Points) Celebrate Small Business Saturday by dropping off old books and picking up new-to-you ones.