COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, October 2

19 events

Games

Events

  • UGA Special Collections Library

    2 p.m. FREE! jclevela@uga.edu

    Tuesday Tour at 2

    Take a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda on the second floor.

  • UGA Tate Student Center

    7–9 p.m. www.ugahomecoming.com

    Lip Sync Competition

    (Grand Hall) Watch student organizations compete in an extravagant display of song and dance. 

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    7–10 p.m. $4–6. www.athensswingnight.com

    Swing Dance Night

    A one-hour lesson is followed by a two-hour dancing session. No experience or partner necessary. 

Film

Kidstuff

  • Memorial Park

    10 a.m. $3–4. 706-613-3580

    Me and You at the Zoo

    (Bear Hollow Zoo) Ages 18 months–6 years are invited for a morning of animals, crafts and stories. Children must be chaperoned.

  • Normal Books

    10:30 p.m. FREE! normalbooks@gmail.com

    Tuesday Morning Storytime

    Get the kids out of the house and into a great book.

Live Music

  • Big City Bread Cafe

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-353-0029

    KIRBY AIMICK Local guitarist and banjoist creating instrumental melodies derived from American and Celtic traditions.

  • The Foundry

    Terrapin Tuesday. 7 p.m. $5 (adv.), $7 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE WOOKS Kentucky-based bluegrass band.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    AIRPARK Groove-oriented, Nashville-based indie-pop duo.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    PONY LEAGUE "Piano-punk" and Americana outfit out of Atlanta.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. www.georgiatheatre.com

    FATHER JOHN MISTY Josh Tillman plays skewed, lyrically clever, psych-addled post-folk with grandiose instrumentation. 

    KING TUFF Fuzzed-out, glammy garage-rock band led by songwriter Kyle Thomas.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    THE GHOST OF PAUL REVERE Popular neo-folk quartet from Portland, ME.

Comedy

  • Caledonia Lounge

    8:30 p.m. $5. www.caledonialounge.com

    Full Bush

    The Hedge Trimmer humor magazine presents stand-ups Sarah Lynn Kale, Jay Badlani, Noell Deshon Appling and more. Ali Haider hosts.