Wednesday, August 22

21 events

Live Music

  • Blind Pig Tavern

    6 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!

    CHRIS PADGETT Local guitar virtuoso performs.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $5.

    THE SLEEPERS Chicago band influenced by Southern rock and blues.

    THE REMEDIES Chicago-based alt-rock group.

    STRANGE TORPEDO New local alternative rock four-piece.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    MICHAEL COAST Nashville-based singer-songwriter, formerly of Athens band Grassland.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE!

    NIGHT FEVER Athens-based duo featuring Ansley Stewart and Jason Fuller playing '70s hits.

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. FREE!

    THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s. 

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    EMILEIGH IRELAND Local singer-songwriter and experimental performer.

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

    SEVERE BLUSH Experimental electronic sounds from Athens' Logan Shirah. 

  • Locos Grill & Pub

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

    THE BACUPS Fun-loving local cover 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.



  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE!

    Gardening Class

    "Intro to Organic Gardening." Registration recommended.


Karaoke & Open Mic

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    11 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!

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    9 p.m.


    KARAOKE Karaoke returns to Hi-Lo in support of Cedric Brown.