COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Wednesday, July 25

33 events

Live Music

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    Athens Farmers Market. 5 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    B.E.N. Atlanta artist playing "massage room tunes with a splash of electronica and just a hint of funk."

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    WESTERN MEDICATION Nashville-based post-punk band.

    THE PINK STONES Local dream-rock group led by songwriter Hunter Pinkston.

    THRÜM New psych band with Kris Deason (Outersea), Jess Smith (Sea of Dogs), John Lukas (Hot Fudge) and Evan Leima (Dream Culture). First show! 

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE BEST OF UNKNOWN ATHENS A monthly singer-songwriter showcase hosted by Liam Parke. This month's show is an all-female lineup featuring Betsy Franck, Rachel O'Neal, Claire Campbell, Marty Winkler, RoyceAnne Waldorf and Carly Joy King.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    THE FORMULA New local rock band.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

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

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    DNT GUITAR TRIO Classical guitar three-piece from Denver, CO.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

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

    CHRIS HAMPTON TRIO A versatile band that plays covers, originals and gladly takes requests.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-546-4742

    SETH WINTERS BAND Mainstream songwriting with a guitar-driven sound.

  • 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

    9 p.m. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    MINIHORSE Fuzzed-up indie-rock group from Ypsilanti, MI.

    DEAD NEIGHBORS This local band plays punky, emotive garage-rock.

    BLUE BODIES Athens-based "bummer-pop" punk band.

Games

Lectures & Lit

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    5:30–7 p.m. FREE! coe.uga.edu

    Seat in the Shade

    The summer poetry reading series presents readings from Sharon Nuruddin and Dave Bottoms.

Kidstuff

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • The Office Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-546-0840

    Karaoke

    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!

  • 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!

Classes

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE! atedrow@uga.edu

    Gardening Class

    "Succulents and Rock Gardens." Registration required.

Events

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music.

Art

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    2 p.m. FREE! www.georgiamuseum.org

    Tour at Two

    Shawnya Harris, Larry D. and Brenda A. Thompson Curator of African American and African Diasporic Art leads a tour of works in the permanent collection. 

Film