COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, June 17

15 events

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    THE LUCKY JONES Local band playing old-school rockin' rhythm and blues.

  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. $30 (adv.), $35 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE WAILIN' JENNYS Rootsy, Juno Award-winning vocal trio from Canada. See story on p. 8.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    6 p.m. FREE! www.hendershotscoffee.com

    CLASSICAL REVOLUTION UGA School of Music graduates and students play works by Dvorak, Ligeti, Bach and more.

  • No. 3 Railroad Street

    3 p.m. www.3railroad.org

    BETSY FRANCK Soulful, brassy Southern rock and country songs rooted in tradition, but with a modern sensibility.

    ADAM PAYNE Payne writes songs with a lot of heart that can make you tear up or laugh out loud.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    3 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

    JIM COOK Local solo performer playing acoustic blues, classic rock and Americana.

Events

  • Heirloom Cafe and Fresh Market

    6–8:30 p.m. www.heirloomathens.com

    Birthday Block Party

    Help Heirloom celebrate its seventh birthday with cake, drink specials, bar snacks and more.

  • 10 a.m.–3 p.m. www.theindiesouth.com

    Normaltown Flea

    (Indie South, 470 Hawthorne Ave.) Browse vintage, handmade goods and records. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1:30–3:30 p.m. terrapinbeer.com

    Sunday Market

    Terrapin and Athens Land Trust hosts a weekly market with local produce and food vendors. 

  • Akademia Brewing Co.

    12:30 p.m.–11 p.m. www.akademiabc.com

    Father's Day at the Brewpub

    Bring Dad in for a complimentary brewer's choice pint.

Kidstuff

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    3–4 p.m. FREE! 706-795-5597

    Read to Rover

    Beginning readers read aloud to a certified therapy dog.

Theater

  • Winterville Auditorium

    June 15–16, 8 p.m. & June 17, 2 p.m. $15–20. www.cornerstoneathens.com

    Little Women

    Circle Ensemble Theatre Company presents an adaption of Louisa May Alcott's Civil War-era classic. See Theatre Notes on p. 10.

  • Elbert Theatre, Elberton

    June 22–23, 7 p.m. June 24, 2 p.m. $9–16. 706-283-1049

    Red Velvet Cake War

    The lives of three cousins spin out of control during a family reunion.

  • Athens Community Theater

    June 21–23, 8 p.m. June 24, 2 p.m. www.townandgownplayers.org

    Urinetown, the Musical

    The play skewers the human tendency towards acts of dangerous irresponsibility.

  • The Tasting Room at Jittery Joe's Roasting Company

    June 13–17, $8–16. roseofathens.org

    The Merry Wives of Windsor

    Shakespeare's roguish comedy follows John Falstaff and his misadventures with the women of Windsor. See Theater Notes on p. 10.

  • Brightstone Theatre

    June 22–23, 7:30 p.m. June 24, 2:30 p.m. $16–18. www.brightstoneathens.com

    Tuck Everlasting

    Eleven-year-old Winning Foster becomes unexpectedly entwined with the Tuck Family, who hold the secret for unending youth.

Ending Sunday, June 17

 

Kidstuff

  • Lyndon House Arts Center

    Summer Art Camps

    "Live Action Puppets and Video" for ages 12–16. June 25–29, 1–4 p.m. "Fine Art Intensive" for ages 12–16. July 9–20, 1–4 p.m. "Women Artists of the Americas." July 16–20, 9 a.m.–12 p.m. or July 23–27, 1–4 p.m. Ages 8–11. 706-613-3623

Kidstuff