KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic Dr. Fred and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more. Every Thursday.
JAMBOREE MIC NIGHT A weekly open mic event hosted by James Howard.
MALCOLM & SULLIVAN New local classic- and folk-rock duo.
LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
PARKER OLIVER Local musician playing soul and rock covers and originals.
LILY ROSE Nashville-based pop-folk singer-songwriter.
JIM COOK Local solo performer playing acoustic blues, classic rock and Americana.
BEAU & LUCI Folky sister-sister duo from South Georgia with blues and classic rock influences.
THE BARONS Poppy rock and roll group from Charlottesville, VA.
JOHN & KIRAN FERNANDES Father and son perform a duet featuring American primitive guitar, piano, clarinet and more.
THE GROWLERS "Fuzzy genius and working-class logic mix easily" for this California-based garage-rock outfit. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.
SURFBORT Punk band from New York City.
DONZII "Post-punk performance art" project from Miami.
WAHH! World fusion band blending traditional Indian music with rock, jazz, funk and more.
CHRIS HAMPTON BAND Local variety cover band plays classic and new tunes.
LIVE OAK Jam-oriented local rock and roll five-piece.
NIGHT FEVER Athens-based duo featuring Ansley Stewart and Jason Fuller playing '70s hits.
The "Color & Comp" exhibit features work by Jason Matherly, Mike Landers, Shawn Campbell, Jaime Keiter, James Wilson and InKyoung Chun. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.
The museum's late-night art party includes refreshments, music by DJs John and Kiran Fernandez and access to all the galleries.
Student musicians will perform masterworks of classical repertoire. The Hodgson Wind Ensemble will also perform ahead of the show in the lobby.
Secret City presents banned book selections in various states of undress in "Bare It All for Banned Book Week."
Meet at the bar for a round of trivia.
(5 Points Cigar Shop, 1720 Epps Bridge Pkwy.) Play with Interstate Poker every Thursday.
Drop in for a fun, self-directed "make it and take it" pirate-themed craft.
Enjoy a Latino twist on the classic tale of the Princess and the Pea to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. A Peruvian textile craft will follow. Ages 6–11.
(Meet at Shade Garden Arbor) Learn more about flora and fauna of the garden while enjoying fresh air and inspirational readings. Ramblers are encouraged to bring their own nature writings or favorite poems and essays to share with the group.
DJ MY CHEMICAL BROMANCE Spinning a set of emo tunes—"all those hits you've been listening to on 'Private Mode' for the past 10 years."
GIRL CLOTHES New local emo band.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away to three different channels of music. One of them is a request line!
DJ .53 AC Carter spins '80s post punk, synthwave and more.
(Boutier Winery, Danielsville) Mr. Ron Putham teaches line dancing.
Tips and tricks for independent sewing, pattern makers, fabric sources and more.
Materials included. Registration required. 828-505-5883
Discuss One Plus One by Jojo Moyes.
(Prince Ave.) Readers will share excerpts from their favorite banned books including Howl by Allen Ginsberg, The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton and Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya.
Show up and go up comedy open mic. Every Thursday.
(Cellar Theatre, Room 55) The drama follows the girls of Poor Prairie after they form a basketball team in Depression-era America.
(Yuva Medical Spa, 1061 Dowdy Rd.) Yuva Medical Spa celebrates its 10th birthday with food, drinks, giveaways and more.
Meet other bikers, listen to live music, win prizes. Food and drink for sale. Kid friendly.
Meet with UGA's Breaking the Shackles group for a cup of coffee, local music and conversations about the issues of human trafficking.
Adults of all abilities can read out loud and discuss books. Dec. 20 at 1 p.m. 706-795-5597, www.athenslibrary.org/madison