Jennifer Graff demonstrates. Part of the 16th annual "Perspectives: Georgia Pottery Invitational." See Calendar Pick on p. 15.
Spend the morning relaxing with the therapeutic practice of coloring.
Join the CMS Owls for a 5K. Register online.
The market hosts around 45 vendors, children's activities, cooking demos and live music. All produce is grown locally, sustainably and by those who are selling it.
A monthly dance presented by Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music by Mick Kinney and Tim Cape and calling by Stuart Whipple.
Swadeshi includes music, food, vendors, DIY craft tables and community networking. For the past two years, the Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement has hosted a market place to support and promote black and brown business owners, women and entrepreneurs.
WBFM offers a wide-variety of fresh and locally-sourced produce, hot food, handmade crafts, and other functional goods as well as entertainment, activities, and educational workshops. The WBFM is an inclusive space for cross-cultural and inter-generational engagement.
(Lavonia Cultural Center, 12005 Augusta Rd.) Trophies will be awarded to Best in Show, Best Modified Muscle Car and more. Proceeds benefit the Franklin Community Players.
Canelo Álvarez faces off against Gennady Golovkin. Followed by Athens Latin Night.
(Wild Birds Unlimited) Wild Birds Unlimited celebrates its anniversary. Peter Griffon will present on rare gems and at-risk plants. Come see a redtail hawk and other animals.
Books, CDs and DVDs will be sold for bargain prices. Proceeds benefit the Oconee County Public Library.
UGA vs. University of Massachusettes.
Individual races for youth age divisions and an open race.
BRAD GERKE Local folk and alt-country singer-songwriter.
SEAN MCAULEY Rootsy local acoustic singer-songwriter.
PSEUDO Local band featuring musicians Kip Jones and Damian Kapcala.
MARSES Local "party-doom" four-piece band.
MAHA PRALAYA Local black-metal four piece.
CONTROL THE DEVASTATOR Atlanta group that falls somewhere between progressive and death metal.
INTERNMENT Atlanta-based death-metal band.
CURT CASTLE Atlanta-based indie-rock project led by former Reptar and Semicircle member Ryan Engelberger.
FATE MCAFEE Alt-folk singer-songwriter from Murray, KY.
MELANIE A. DAVIS Indie-folk guitarist and songwriter from Kentucky.
TOM VISIONS Local artist playing post-mystical, psychedelic electronic music.
ELEANOR FRIEDBERGER The former Fiery Furnaces member performs a set of her melodic indie-pop.
PILL Eccentric indie-punk four-piece from New York City. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.
MATERIAL GIRLS Gender-bending glam-punk band from Atlanta.
FIVE EIGHT Legendary Athens band known for its boisterous, thoughtful rock and roll.
DESCENDENTS Iconic four-piece punk band from Southern California. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.
A WILHELM SCREAM Melodic hardcore band from Massachusetts.
PEARS Punk band from New Orleans.
DEAD NEIGHBORS This local band plays punky, emotive garage-rock.
THRÜM New local psych band featuring members of Outersea, Sea of Dogs, Hot Fudge and Dream Culture.
CLIP ART Local underground rap duo featuring emcees Vann Johnson and Arizona Zimmerman with drummer Patrick Stewart.
THESE TO No info available.
LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.
J&J MUSIC FESTIVAL An all-day showcase of music featuring Universal Sigh, Foster, Daniel Hardin, Magnolia Wind, Sound Medicine and FredX. See story on p. 10.
MARADEEN Five-piece rock group from Nashville, TN.
MARK WEBB JR. Americana artist from Greenville, SC whose music is "built on hooks and heartstrings."
FRACTAL CAT Seven-piece psychedelic rock band from Baltimore.
THE HALEM ALBRIGHT BAND Jammy, eclectic local rock band led by songwriter and guitarist Halem Albright.
THE VOODOO FIX Los Angeles-based band with a gritty and soulful take on blues-rock.
WHITE RABBIT COLLECTIVE Local ensemble with influences ranging from Tuvan folk songs to psychedelic rock anthems to jazz-funk grooves.
L.A. DARIUS Spinning the hottest dance records, with a mix of dance, Top 40, hip hop, Latin and dancehall.
GEORGE THE INFINITE Local DJ spins the best in Top 40, EDM and bass music every Saturday.
BOOTY BOYZ DJs Immuzikation, Twin Powers and Z-Dog spin fresh jams and old-school favorites.
DJ K.LIENTE Spinning a set of upbeat Latin sounds.
Meet illustrator and author Daniel Salmieri in celebration of his new book Bear and Wolf.
The Piedmont Challenge series offers separate races in three age divisions plus an open race. Awards and pizza coupons for winners.
See the comedy adapted from the popular British television show that revels in nonstop double entendres.
Thousands of books will be available for bargain prices, as will books on tape, CDs, VHS tapes and records. Proceeds benefit the Madison County Library. Through Sept. 15 during regular library hours. $1–2 (most items). www.athenslibrary.org/madison
The Winterville Arts Council seeks poets and visual artists for inclusion in an upcoming exhibition running Oct. 1–Dec. 31. Some preference will be given to artists or artworks related to Winterville. Submit up to three pieces by Sept. 15. firstname.lastname@example.org.