Wednesday, July 11

32 events

Live Music

  • Blind Pig Tavern

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-850-4919 (College Station Road location)

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

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    Athens Farmers Market. 5 p.m. FREE!

    TRUE BORN SONS New local traditional folk project led by singer-songwriter Liam Parke.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $5.

    LITTLEBOYBIGHEADONBIKE Indie-pop project of Rhode Island songwriter William Orchard, featuring intricate guitar and fantastical lyrics.

    SMIDGEON No info available.

    LYDIA SERA Local visual artist and musician.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9:30 p.m. FREE!

    WHITE RABBIT COLLECTIVE Local ensemble with influences ranging from Tuvan folk songs to psychedelic rock anthems to jazz-funk grooves.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE!

    COOL KNIGHTZ Local five-piece band playing AM Gold hits.

  • Live Wire

    8 p.m. $5.

    POLAR WAVES Athens-based "alternative classic rock" group.

    TUNNEL VISION Surf, reggae and ska-influenced band from Southern California.

    DANIEL HARDIN Singer-songwriter with acoustic and electric blues and rock influences.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-549-7700 (Timothy Road location)

    SALLY AND THE SIX GRAND Old-time 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.

  • The World Famous

    10 p.m. $4.

    DON BABYLON "Drunk, sad rock and roll" singer-songwriter from Philadelphia.

    RAY PHILIPS Up-and-coming local folk singer-songwriter.

Lectures & Lit




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!


  • 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 Sylvia Rose Novak (Sept. 19) and B.E.N. (Sept. 26).


  • Snipes Water Resource Center

    5:30–7 p.m. FREE!

    Mayor's Task Force

    For inclusion and equity. 

Ending Wednesday, July 11



  • Women's Self-Defense Course

    (AKF Athens Martial Arts, 175 A Old Epps Bridge Rd.) Learn and practice skills in awareness, physical self-defense, personal safety, prevention and assertiveness. Wednesdays, Oct. 3–Nov. 14 (skip Halloween), 8–9:30 p.m. $30.,