Wednesday, December 13

27 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    8:30 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18–20).

    SOLID GOLD CORPSE Dave Zwart (Daisy) and Creston Spiers (Harvey Milk) play hummable pop with an edge.

    5000 Denver-based Meghann Jordan and Matt Youngblood are backed by Harvey Milk's Creston Spiers and Paul Trudeau playing '90s-inspired indie-rock originals.

    BAX & FRIENDS Original songs blending rock, country and blues, with the distinctive guitar stylings of Scott Baxendale.

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. FREE!

    THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s. 

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. FREE!

    BRIAN SMITH Classical and avant-garde guitarist who incorporates various looping effects.

  • 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.



  • Georgia Museum of Art

    2 p.m. FREE!

    Artful Conversation

    Callan Steinmann leads a conversation on selected works from the exhibition "Muse: Mickalene Thomas Photographs and tête-à-tête."


  • UGA Performing Arts Center

    7:30 p.m. $35.

    The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

    The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center presents a program with Mozart, Bolcom and Dvorák.


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!

  • 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.


  • ACC Library

    Computer Classes

    "Internet 101: Search Engines." July 17, 10 a.m. "Internet 101: Privacy/Security." July 24, 10 a.m. "Gmail Basics." July 31, 10 a.m. Registration required. FREE!

  • Farmview Market

    5 p.m. $45.

    Holiday Make & Take

    Florist Gail Zorn leads a workshop on how to make a unique table-top runner.


  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8–10 p.m.

    Santa Ming

    Take a holiday photo with Sexy Santa Ming Vase.

  • 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 by Scarlet Stitch (Oct. 17) and Chris Padgett (Oct. 24). 

  • 8:30 a.m. FREE!

    1 Million Cups

    (Seller Labs, 1 Press Place) 1MC is a national program designed to educate, engage and connect entrepreneurs. Each week, a local startup presents their company to a supportive audience.

Lectures & Lit

  • Athens YWCO

    12–1 p.m. FREE!

    YWCO Brown Bag Lunch Series

    Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital Sleep presents a conversation oh how to get and maintain a good night's sleep. Bring a lunch.


  • Rose Hall

    Dec. 13–16, 8 p.m. Dec. 17, 2:30 p.m. $15.

    5th Yuletide Celebration

    Rose of Athens Theatre presents It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play.

Ending Wednesday, December 13


Support Groups

  • Nuçi's Space

    Mental Health Peer Support Group

    Meets the second Wednesday of every month. Open to anyone focused on improving their life and learning how to live with their condition. FREE! 

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

Word on the Street