COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, October 21

20 events

Kidstuff

Performance

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    2 p.m. FREE! www.athensflutechoir.org

    Athens Flute Choir

    The fall concert "FIre and Water" features works that display the hunger of fire, the playfulness of fireflies and the tranquility of water.

  • Canopy Studio

    Oct. 19–20, 8 p.m. Oct. 20, 4 p.m. Oct. 21, 2 & 6 p.m. $15–20. www.canopystudio.org

    Mystic

    Canopy Studio's repertory company presents an aerial dance exploration of natural magick. Live music by Claire Campbell.

Live Music

Events

  • 7:30 a.m. www.athhalf.com

    9th Annual AthHalf

    (Begins on Washington St.) The half marathon course runs past major city landmarks and historic neighborhoods to finish at Sanford Stadium. See story on p. 11.

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. $25. www.thefoundryathens.com

    Pickin' for Peace

    Featuring live music by Ralph Roddenbery and Frenzy, plus a silent auction. Proceeds benefit the Georgia Conflict Center.

  • 2–4 p.m. $12–15. achf@bellsouth.net, www.achfonline.org

    Boulevard Mill Village Walking Tour

    (Lakeview Street) Take a tour of the neighborhood next to the former Southern Manufacturing Company textile mill, which was built in 1902. The area developed with mill houses for the company's workers. The old mill buildings are being redeveloped, and the once industrial area is undergoing a renaissance.

  • Barrow Elementary School

    4–6 p.m FREE! tinyurl.com/Barrow95RSVP

    95th Birthday Celebration

    Food trucks, music, cake and class photos.

  • The World Famous

    5 p.m. www.classiccityfringefestival.com

    Classic City Fringe Festival

    Performances by RedSand Theatre and In Sonitus Lux. See story on p. 14.

Film

  • Ciné Barcafé

    7 p.m. FREE! www.cineathens.com

    Southern Circuit Film Festival Screening

    Watch the documentary Man Made about the transgender male bodybuilding world with filmmaker T. Cooper. 

Theater

  • Athens Little Playhouse

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

    Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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

  • Arts!Oglethorpe

    Oct. 18–20, 7:30 p.m. & Oct. 21, 3 p.m. $13–18. www.artsoglethorpe.org

    'Til Beth Do Us Part

    A career-driven wife, her less-than-attentive husband in a mid-life crisis, and her Southern belle from hell assistant collide in this family-friendly, rollicking romp by Jones, Hope and Wooten.

Lectures & Lit

Art

  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    4 p.m. www.athica.org

    Reception and Gallery Talk

    Artist in Residence Tomie Seo will speak on her experience of leading an interactive installation where participating visitors were encouraged to draw a favorite memory, dream or object to contribute.

Games

  • Starland Pizzeria and Pub

    9 p.m. FREE! 706-613-8773

    Rockin' Roll Bingo

    Play to win.