LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
DEADLY LO-FI One-man garage-rock project with surf and goth influences.
BORZOI Post-punk band from Austin, TX.
THE ELEVATORS Jazzy local alternative rock band.
POST HUNK New wave and post-punk-inspired duo from Atlanta.
THE HOLY HELLS Rock trio with "hints of Radiohead and bacon grease."
CHRIS PADGETT Local guitar virtuoso performs.
SUNBATHE Dark dream-pop project from Portland, OR.
PALM SUNDAY Gothic synthwave duo from Los Angeles.
PAPER MATADOR New Madrid's Phil McGill performs a solo set.
TURN UP THE VOTE A political town hall and rally featuring music from Calico Vision, Kxng Blanco, Cortez Garza, Michael Guthrie, Celeste Ngeve, Los Cantares, Klezmer Local 42, Squalle, Ishues, Jay Gonzalez, Randall Bramblett, David Lowery and more. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
ATHENS A-TRAIN BAND Instrumental group performing traditional jazz standards, swing, Latin, ballads, blues and boogie.
QUEENS OF HIP HOP Featuring performances from Seline Haze, L.B., Lady Valore, Panama Jane, F.E.E.L. and Indigo Bang.
THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Local swing and hot jazz ensemble playing music of the 1910s, '20s and '30s.
CHRIS HAMPTON TRIO A versatile band that plays covers, originals and gladly takes requests.
SONO Local electronic-funk jam trio with a big sound and tasty melodies.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.
See the Garden come alive at night. Each hike will focus on a different topic such as the moon, constellations or nocturnal creatures. Be prepared for a two-mile walk through wooded trails.
The Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau will host area hospitality industry representatives. The local tourism industry will gather to celebrate the importance of tourism and the contributions of the workforce.
The keynote speaker is Lisa Love. RSVP.
(UGA Housing) Brumby Hall, Creswell Hall and Russell Hall host a festival featuring trick-or-treating for children, fall crafts, a haunted house and a bouncy house.
Hear haunting tales from students on this annual ghost tour of North Campus. The last tour leaves at 10 p.m.
A portion of proceeds will benefit Athens for Everyone.
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by White Rabbit Collective.
A percentage of sales will benefit Books for Keeps.
The political rally features 16 Athens performers. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
A shadow puppet show followed by trick-or-treating for non-food prizes and carnival games. Costumes encouraged.
Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Wednesday.
Stories, songs and crafts for preschool-aged children and their caregivers.
Attendees will share books, songs, puppets and rhymes. Ages 1.5–5.
Ms. Carley shares early literacy activities and stories. Ages 4–7.
Ms. Donna presents stories, songs, rhymes and a simple craft. Ages 3.5–8.
Every Wednesday. Prizes and house cash.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes.
Gather a team and compete.
(2440 W. Broad St.) Compete for prizes.
KARAOKE With your host Lynn. Every Wednesday!
OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided!
Gardeners of all experience levels can learn about flowering shrubs in "Camellias, Azaleas and Gardenias." Registration required.
A sitting meditation with a zen koan, followed by tea and conversation.
Asen Kirin, Parker Curator of Russian Art, leads a tour of "One Heart, One Way: The Journey of a Princely Art Collection."
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away to three different channels of music. One of them is a request line!
(Room 203, Center for Ecology of Infectious Diseases, DW Brooks Dr.) Daniel Coombs, professor of mathematics at the University of British Columbia presents "Stochastic Models for the Transmission and Establishment of HIV Invection."
A public reading from award-winning author Joseph O'Neill.
(Ancient Suns Intuitive Arts, Cobbham Neighborhood) "Energy Body Dynamics" instructs students on how to strengthen, heal and protect your chakras and aura using meditation and intuitive abilities like clairvoyance. Tuesdays, Oct. 23–Nov. 27, 6–8 p.m. "Animal Telepathy" teaches you how to send and receive intuitive communications with your animals. Thursdays, Oct. 25–Dec. 6, 6–8 p.m. $200/six-week classes. firstname.lastname@example.org, www.ancient-intuition.com
The workshop utilizes the book Moo Who? Oct. 25–26. $25. Ages 5–8. Registration required. www.franklincommunityplayers.com