LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
B.E.N. Atlanta artist playing "massage room tunes with a splash of electronica and just a hint of funk."
ANNE ELISE HASTINGS AND HER REVOLVING CAST OF CHARACTERS Americana-flavored rock group from New Orleans.
NIKKI AND THE PHANTOM CALLERS Indie-country group from Atlanta.
FOXFIRE REVIVAL Folky local string band.
VENUS Punky grunge band comprised of three Athens high schoolers.
THE TINES Young local funk-rock group.
FULL MOON VARSITY BAND Students from the Full Moon School of Music perform.
DAVE MARR Local singer-songwriter and bandleader with a deep, resonant country twang.
JAY GONZALEZ Drive-By Truckers' keyboardist plays your favorite yacht rock, singer-songwriter, power-pop, British Invasion, originals and TV theme songs.
THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s.
TOM VISIONS Post-mystical, electronic, psychedelic music. Visions is joined by drummer John Norris and violist Ezra Buchla.
CHRIS HAMPTON TRIO A versatile band that plays covers, originals and gladly takes requests.
GUILT RIDDEN TROUBADOUR Roots-rock band from Charleston, SC led by songwriter Reid Stone.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.
The Athens Area Arts Council presents a lecture on murals and public art as a form of activism.
Sarah Kate Gillespie, curator of American art, leads a tour of "Vernacular Modernism: The Photography of Doris Ulmann."
Every Wednesday. Prizes and house cash.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes.
Gather a team and compete.
(2440 W. Broad St.) Compete for prizes.
High school students interested in the hospitality industry can apply for a week-long academy program that includes hearing guest speakers, shadowing job professionals, attending industry tours and participating in leadership activities. Deadline to apply May 31. July 16–20. $450. 706-357-4521, firstname.lastname@example.org
Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Wednesday.
Games, prizes, henna tattoos and more. Grades 6–12.
Stories, songs and crafts for preschool-aged children and their caregivers.
Attendees will share books, songs, puppets and rhymes. Ages 1.5–5.
(Bogart Community Center) Celebrate the summer reading program with a puppet show by Lee Bryan.
Watch music videos highlighting the evolution of some of the most popular artists and talk about the change over time. Ages 11–18.
Kickoff SRP with a puppet show by Lee Bryan.
"Intro to Organic Gardening." Registration recommended.
Try the HTC Vive Virtual Reality headset. Ages 8–adult.
KARAOKE With your host Lynn. Every Wednesday!
OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided!
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).
(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.
Join the Oconee County High School Latin Club for stories about gods and goddesses, heroes and creatures from ancient Greek and Roman mythology.