Tuesday, May 22

21 events



  • 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.

  • Dancefx

    8–11 p.m. $4–6.

    Athens Swing Night

    A one-hour lesson is followed by a two-hour dancing session. No experience or partner necessary.

Lectures & Lit

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    5:30 p.m. FREE!

    The Rest of the Story Book Club

    (Room 258) Discuss works connected to the ongoing and upcoming exhibitions and programs at the library. Followed by gallery tours. May's selection is Brittle Innings by Michael Bishop.



  • UGA Special Collections Library

    2 p.m. FREE!

    Tuesday Tour at 2

    Take a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda on the second floor.

  • 6–8 p.m. $8–15.

    Friday Wine Winedowns

    (J's Bottle Shop, 1452 Prince Ave.) Manilla Express will be at this Friday Wine Winedown to pair Filipino food with craft wine.

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    11 a.m.–3 p.m. FREE!

    LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays folk with Latin influences every Tuesday.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $30.

    STEVE EARLE & THE DUKES The outlaw country singer-songwriter and Americana legend performs with his band. 

    THE MASTERSONS This New York-based duo plays rootsy, melodic, twangy pop songs.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. FREE!

    THE GOOD LOOKS Young band playing a custom blend of rock, blues, funk, punk and alternative. 

    MURDER THE MOOD Athens-based alternative rock group. 

    LILY HERNE Local group playing dream-rock with psychedelic and folk influences.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    COP CIRCLES Experimental electro-funk project from Denver, CO.

    LEISURE SERVICE Michael Pierce plays a set of blown out, bass-heavy techno.

    SOCIAL CIRCLE Athens-based soft-psych-pop project.

  • Morton Theatre

    Community Appreciation Concert. 5 p.m. FREE!

    CLARENCE SUN & THE MOONSHYNES Local all-star blues group led by Clarence "Big C" Cameron.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    JOHN SWILLEY Local songwriter who blends gritty Southern rock, sultry R&B and Delta blues.