COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, October 16

22 events

Games

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-8561

    Trivia

    General trivia hosted by Jacob and Wes.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    8 p.m. FREE! www.locosgrill.com

    Locos Trivia

    Westside and Eastside locations of Locos Grill and Pub feature trivia night every Tuesday.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    6 p.m. FREE! www.therookandpawn.com

    Happy Hour Trivia

    Hosted by James Majure. 

  • Blind Pig Tavern

    8:30 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/blindpigtavern

    Full Contact Trivia

    (2301 College Station Road) Every Tuesday.

  • Go Bar

    10:30 p.m. 706-546-5609

    Heavy Metal Bingo

    Heavy-metal-themed bingo to the sounds of Darkthrone, Metallica, Sleep, Exhumed and more. Win prizes and eat boiled peanuts. Donations benefit the Athens Area Humane Society.

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.

  • 6–8 p.m. 706-546-7721

    Community Health Night

    (Oglethorpe Ave. Elementary School) Local health resources and free dinner will be available. Flue shots, blood sugar checks, vision screenings, dental screenings and more.

Kidstuff

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    10 a.m. FREE! callan@uga.edu, www.georgiamuseum.org

    Toddler Tuesday

    Families and children 18 months–3 years can take a tour, listen to stories and participate in a hands-on activity. This month's program is "Winter Shapes and Colors."

  • Memorial Park

    10:30 a.m. $3–4. www.accgov.com/leisure

    Tiny Tales on Tuesdays

    Storytime and a craft. Ages 18 months–6 years. 

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

    8 p.m. $16 (adv.), $20 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    GAELIC STORM California-based band that blends indie-folk and world grooves with Celtic tradition.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    CHACHUBA Electronic fusion four-piece from Chicago.

  • Sofar Sounds

    7:30 p.m. $15. www.sofarsounds.com

    SECRET CONCERT Apply for tickets online, and find out the location the day before. The artists are unknown until you arrive at the show.  See story on p. 12.

Classes

Lectures & Lit

  • Ciné Barcafé

    7–9 p.m. FREE! www.english.uga.edu

    Poetry Reading

    Ronaldo Wilson is the author of the cross-genre collection Farther Traveler, Poems of the Black Object and more. 

  • Athens Academy

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athensacademy.org

    J. Tom Morgan

    Former prosecutor J. Tom Morgan, author of the book Ignorance is No Defense, will speak on how Georgia law impacts students and families.

  • 5:30 p.m. FREE! t.uga.edu/4qo

    Hidden Legal Figures

    (UGA Hirsh Hall, Hatton Lovejoy Courtroom) The UGA School of Law and Arc of Justice Initiative present "Hidden Legal Figures: Conversations with the Unsung: Memories, Milestones and Mentorship."

Film

Art

  • 6–9 p.m. FREE! www.art.uga.edu

    Say I Was Orange

    (Thomas Street Art Complex) Audience interaction, live body art, new media installation, musical performance and more.

Help Out

  • Athens Montessori School

    Athens Montessori School Fall Festival

    Athens Montessori School seeks arts and crafts vendors for their annual Fall Festival. Deadline is Oct. 29. The Festival is Nov. 3. amsfallfest@gmail.com