Friday, September 14

29 events

Live Music

  • Akademia Brewing Co.

    8 p.m. FREE!

    MISSISSIPPI JOHN DOUDE Blues, roots, and rockabilly artist from Milledgeville.

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    11 p.m. FREE! 706-369-3040

    LEAVING COUNTRIES Local power trio playing country-rock and Southern soul.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20).

    RUHAA! Local rock band with alternative and blues influences.

    NOCTURNAL ANIMALS Alt-rock band from Atlanta. 

    LANES No info available.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m.

    LIL WHITE BITCH Local experimental electronic performer.

  • Fully Loaded Pizza Co.

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-705-6150

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

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $12 (adv.) $15 (door).

    CBDB Alabama-based "joyfunk" band playing a mix of funk, progressive rock and jam fusion.

    BIRD DOG JUBILEE Four-piece jam band from Atlanta.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6 p.m. FREE!

    REV. CONNER TRIBBLE Good old-fashioned rock and roll from Athens mainstay Tribble and his band.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    THE HONEY SLIDERS Detroit-influenced rock band from Catropolis. 

    NEW DARK AGE Local band pays tribute to post-punk band The Sound.

    DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m. FREE!

    WHITEHALL JAZZ COLLECTIVE Local jazz pianist Greg Hankins leads his sizeable group through an eclectic set of music.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE!

    LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.

  • Little Kings Shuffle Club

    9 p.m. $5.

    MAKE AMERICA GOTH AGAIN featuring DJ Team Spud Go, DJ Wardaddy and Crowe spinning rock and goth hits.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    CLARENCE SUN & THE MOONSHYNES Local all-star blues group led by Clarence "Big C" Cameron.

  • The Office Lounge

    8:30 p.m. 706-546-0840

    THE GEORGIA HEALERS Long-running local jump blues band.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    DANIEL TOOLE Singer-songwriter from LaGrange.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    5 p.m. FREE!

    BARREL FEVER Atlanta band playing acoustic covers and originals.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    8 p.m. FREE!

    LAST CHANCE RIDERS High-energy rock and roll band from Atlanta.

    FLASHBACK FLASH Rock band influenced by both classic and modern sounds.


  • Good Dirt

    Clay Classes

    Weekly "Try Clay" classes ($25/person) introduce participants to the potter's wheel every Friday from 7–9 p.m. "Family Try Clay" classes show children and adults hand-building methods every Sunday from 2–4 p.m. $25. 706-355-3161,

  • 5:30 p.m. FREE!


    (Healing Lodge at Piedmont Athens Regional, next to the Loran Smith Center) Learn about mindfulness meditation and formal sitting practice.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4:30 p.m. FREE!

    Homeschool Resource Workshop

    Parents interested in homeschooling can learn about library resources. 

  • Lay Park

    6 p.m. $10–15.

    Paint Night

    Painters will be given an example of what to paint and a canvas. 


Lectures & Lit

  • Oconee County Civic Center

    Sept. 13, 4–8 p.m. (member preview night), Sept. 14, 10 a.m.–8 p.m. & Sept. 15, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

    Oconee Library Friends Book Sale

    Books, CDs and DVDs will be sold for bargain prices. Proceeds benefit the Oconee County Public Library.


  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7:30 p.m. $10 (w/ UGA ID), $15.

    Jake Shimabukuro

    World-class ukulele master who has performed around the globe, captivating audiences with his flawless, passionate style.




  • The Globe

    10 p.m. $2 (headphone). 706-353-4721

    Silent Disco

    SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with three channels of music. One of them is a request line!

  • Southern Brewing Company

    Records and Brews. 6 p.m. FREE!

    DJ Osmose

    DJ OSMOSE International touring DJ and Athens resident lays down an all-vinyl set of funk, soul, boogie and more.


  • Elbert Theatre, Elberton

    Sept. 14–15, 7 p.m. Sept. 16, 2 p.m. $11. 706-283-1049

    Are You Being Served?

    See the comedy adapted from the popular British television show that revels in nonstop double entendres.