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Tuesday, October 23

21 events

Games

Events

  • (The UGA Arch) 8 p.m. FREE! (canned food donation encouraged). alumni.uga.edu

    Nightmare on Broad Street

    Hear haunting tales from students on this annual ghost tour of North Campus. The last tour leaves at 10 p.m.

  • 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.

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Finale Watch Party

    Mingle with fellow book lovers then watch a livestream to witness the winner of The Great American Read

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.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    8 p.m. $14 (21+), $16 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    WILLIAM ELLIOTT WHITMORE Rootsy, rugged Americana singer-songwriter from Iowa. 

    THE JESSE WILLIAMS BAND Psychedelic rock/blues from Dahlonega.

  • The Foundry

    Terrapin Tuesday. 7 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    SONGS FROM THE ROAD BAND North Carolina progressive bluegrass band featuring members of Steep Canyon Rangers and Bill Evans' Soulgrass.

  • Georgia Theatre

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

    SONTALK Solo project featuring distorted synth lines, fractured beats and warped slide guitar.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 10:30 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    YOUNG VALLEY Mississippi-based twang-rock six-piece.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $22 (adv.), $25 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    COIN Nashville-based synth-heavy indie-pop group.

    ARLIE Indie-pop band from Nashville.

    WANDERWILDIntricate, intimate local indie-rock project led by songwriter Matt Martin. 

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    HALF SEAS OVER Southern rock four-piece from Statesboro. 

  • The World Famous

    9:45 p.m. $3. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    FOUR EYES Guitarist and songwriter Erin Lovett plays poppy, intelligent folk music.

    SOFT TEETH New local band featuring Lauren Gregg, Dan Rood, Patrick Brick and Steve Hendriksen.

    KISSING BOOTH Local folk-pop project featuring members of Four Eyes and Futo.

Lectures & Lit

  • Ciné Barcafé

    7 p.m. FREE! english.uga.edu

    Meet the Author

    Hear Ira Sukrungruang read. Sukrungruang is the author of memoirs Southside Buddhist and Talk Thai: The Adventures of Buddhist Boy

  • Avid Bookshop

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

    Meet the Author

    (Prince Ave.) Bethan Woollvin celebrates Hansel & Gretel.

  • ACC Library

    5 p.m. FREE! mapatino@uga.edu

    Sleep: How it Works

    Dr. Lisa M. Renzi-Hammond from the UGA College of Public Health shares the latest research on sleep and sleep issues.

  • Taylor-Grady House

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.taylorgradyhouse.com

    The Birth of a New South

    Taylor-Grady Talks lecture series presents "The Birth of a New South: Sherman, Grady, and the Making of Atlanta" with speaker Dr. E. Culpepper Clark, a former dean of UGA's Grady College.

Performance

  • UGA Performing Arts Center

    7:30 p.m. $30. usapresents.org

    Prague Philharmonic Children's Choir

    The choir presents a program of traditional Czech and Slovak music. 

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