Thursday, March 29

26 events

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • Go Bar

    11 p.m. FREE! 706-546-5609

    Dr. Fred's Karaoke

    KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic Dr. Fred and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more. Every Thursday!



  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1–3 p.m. FREE!

    Madison County Needlecrafters

    The Needlecrafters will be demonstrating how to knit, how to crochet and other crafty skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome.



  • Highwire Lounge

    11 p.m. $1 (headphone).

    Silent Disco

    SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with wireless headphones and three channels of music. The first hour is free!


  • Dudley Park

    6 p.m. FREE!

    Public Input Session

    Voice your ideas regarding Dudley Park Master Plan Revision.

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-369-3040

    LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    Medlife Benefit. 8 p.m. $7 (21+), $9 (18–20).

    THE FAMILY RECIPE New local jazz fusion outfit.

    GRANT COWAN Local jazz-influenced, piano-based singer-songwriter.

    THE ECOTONES Co-ed a cappella group comprised of UGA students.

    PROPERTY OF BOLTON New local rock four-piece.

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. FREE!

    ROAD TO ROO One lucky Athens band will win a chance to perform at Bonnaroo 2018.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $10 (adv.), $13 (door).

    RUNAWAY GIN Phish tribute band.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. $15 (adv.), $20 (door).

    YACHT ROCK REVUE Georgia's favorite '70s light-rock tribute band returns to perform a high-octane set of Talking Heads cover songs.

    SAVED BY THE BAND Cover band playing hits from the '80s and '90s.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. $5.

    JOHN & KIRAN FERNANDES Father and son perform a duet featuring American primitive guitar, piano, clarinet and more.

    GODDESS COMPLEX Athens-based ambient and avant-garde project rooted in queer culture.

    ARIEL ACKERLY Athens-based experimental performer.

  • The Office Lounge

    8 p.m. 706-546-0840

    CHRIS AND THE HAMPTONES Local rock group led by guitarist and songwriter Chris Hampton. 


  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    9 a.m. FREE!

    Nature Ramblers

    (Meet at Shade Garden Arbor) Learn more about flora and fauna of the garden while enjoying fresh air and inspirational readings. Ramblers are encouraged to bring their own nature writings or favorite poems and essays to share with the group.



  • Morton Theatre

    Mar. 29, 10:30 a.m. Mar. 29–30, 6:30 p.m. $5–16

    Dancefx Storybook Show

    Dancefx presents The Jungle Book, told through dance with live musicians. 

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE!

    Café au Libris: Jon Jefferson

    Jon Jefferson's newest novel is a Wave of Terror. He has written the New York Times bestselling Body Farm series with Dr. Bill Bass under the pean name Jefferson Bass.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    5:30 p.m. FREE!

    Michele Bogart

    Art historian Michele Bogart will give a talk on "Public Art and Process in New York City." 

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    8 a.m. FREE!

    African Studies Spring Lecture

    (Auditorium) The African Studies Institute presents philosopher Alloy S. Ihuah who will speak on "MADIBAISM: An African Leadership Philosophy of the New Past and the Old Future."

Help Out

  • Big Jump

    (Skydive Monroe, 535 Towler St. Monroe) Jumpers raise money for Extra Special People before skydiving on May 12. The Big Jump celebration includes live music, pony rides, bounce houses and more.

Word on the Street

  • Rocksprings Community Center

    Adult Trips

    "Morgan County African American Museum and Shopping in Historic Madison." Aug. 10, 9 a.m.–6 p.m. $20–30. "Weekend Trip to Cherokee, North Carolina." Aug. 25, 9 a.m.–Aug. 27, 6 p.m. $240–360. All trips depart and return to Rocksprings Park. For ages 50 & up. Register online. under recreation tab

Ending Thursday, March 29



  • ACC Library

    Scanning One-on-One

    Sign up for a 60-minute one-on-one appointment to scan photos, letters, recipes, etc. Thursdays, 6 p.m. 706-613-3650