Sunday, October 21

17 events

Live Music


  • 7:30 a.m.

    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.

    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.,

    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!

    95th Birthday Celebration

    Food trucks, music, cake and class photos.

  • The World Famous

    5 p.m.

    Classic City Fringe Festival

    Performances by RedSand Theatre and In Sonitus Lux. See story 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.

  • Arts!Oglethorpe

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

    '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.


  • Canopy Studio

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


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

Lectures & Lit


  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    4 p.m.

    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.


  • Starland Pizzeria and Pub

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

    Rockin' Roll Bingo

    Play to win.