Sunday, October 14

19 events


  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    1 p.m. $15–20. 706-260-8436,

    Run Your Tail Off

    Participate in a 5K. Proceeds benefit the Athens Canine Rescue. 

  • Brooklyn Cemetery

    2 p.m. $12 (members), $15.

    Heritage Walking Tour

    Linda Davis and Meriwether Rhodes will lead a tour of the historic Brooklyn Cmetery. 

  • The Tasting Room at Jittery Joe's Roasting Company

    4–6 p.m. FREE!

    Boo-le-Bark on Boulevard

    Costumed dogs and their humans will walk through the Boulevard neighborhood. The parade begins at Chase Street and Dubose Avenue and ends at the Jittery Joe's Roaster. Post-parade festivities include live music by Conner Tribble, a pet photo booth, food trucks and kid activities. See story on p. 15.

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    4–7 p.m.

    Stein & Stem

    Formerly called the Fall Wine Fest, Stein & Stem is an annual event featuring wine tastings, craft beers from local breweries, gourmet food, art and live music by The Randall Bramblett Band.

  • ACC Library

    11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. FREE!


    Take a tour of the StoryCorps Mobile Recording Booth. 

  • Oconee County Library

    Oct. 13, 10 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Oct. 14, 2–5 p.m.

    Costume Swap

    Find a gently-used children's costume. Tickets from donating a costume for swap admission 10 a.m.–1 p.m. 

  • Morton Theatre

    3–5 p.m. FREE!

    2018 Breast Cancer Awareness Fellowship

    Hear survivors share their stories and enjoy free food, entertainment and prizes.

Live Music

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    7 p.m. $5.

    BLACKNERDNINJA POP-UP SHOP Local MC Blacknerdninja presents an evening of hip-hop and soul performances.

  • The Pity Party

    6:30 p.m.

    IMMATERIAL POSSESSION Darkly tinged local underground-pop project. 

    GHOSTFLOWER Post-punk and art-rock band from Miami.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    5 p.m. FREE!

    PICKXEN Playful Americana group from Atlanta.

  • The World Famous

    9 p.m.

    CAVE Chicago-based psychedelic rock/drone band on Drag City Records. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

    SHADE Dissonant, groove-oriented local post-punk band fronted by guitarist Phelan LaVelle.

    MQQEEN New local band featuring members of Shade and Fart Jar.



  • Athens Community Theater

    Oct. 11–13, 8 p.m. & Oct. 14, 2 p.m. $20.


    The Little Sisters of Hoboken must put on a variety show fundraiser after an unfortunate accident. See Theater Notes on p. 14.

  • Athens Little Playhouse

    Oct. 19–20, 7 p.m. Oct. 21, 3 p.m. $5–10.

    Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

    Athens Little Playhouse celebrates its 20th anniversary with a family-friendly production of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Oct. 10–13, 8 p.m. Oct. 13–14, 2:30 p.m. $7–12.

    Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again.

    (Cellar Theatre, Room 55) Alice Birch's experimental play is about revolutionizing the body, mind and spirt. Mature audiences only. See Theater Notes on p. 14.

  • Winterville Auditorium

    3 p.m. FREE!

    Play Reading: Who is Lenny Davis?

    Who is Lenny Davis? is a work in progress by Avery Bufkin and part of the Circle Ensemble Theatre Company's Second Sundays New Play Reading Series. A staged reading will be followed by a critical discussion. See Theater Notes on p. 14.


  • Ciné

    FREE! (Reserve tickets).

    The Unafraid

    The documentary explores what it means to grow up American and undocumented. A panel discussion with two featured characters, Also and Alejandro, will follow. Donations to U-Lead Athens Scholarship Fund are encouraged.

  • ACC Library

    2 p.m. FREE!


    The Athens Jewish Film Festival presents a screening of Harmonia, a contemporary film of the Abraham, Sara and Hagar story, followed by an Abrahamic religious panel.

  • Ciné

    Shocktoberfest: Bride of Frankenstein

    Watch the 1935 classic.

Ending Sunday, October 14



  • Portrait Painting in Oils

    (No. 3 Railroad St., Arnoldsville) Taught by Abner Cope. A one or two week class beginning Oct. 14.