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Friday, November 16

33 events

Live Music

  • Akademia Brewing Co.

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

    LARRY'S HOMEWORK New local acoustic duo specializing in rock and Americana covers.

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    10 p.m. FREE! 706-369-3040

    THE LAST JAMURAI Funky, Athens-based good-time rock and roll band.

  • Butt Hutt Bar-B-Q

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

    THE LUCKY JONES Rockin' rhythm and blues from this local three-piece.

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18–20). www.caledonialounge.com

    TRIBUTE NIGHT Featuring the music of Third Eye Blind (40oz), The Red Hot Chili Peppers (Room 9), Green Day (The Dookie Bros and Murder the Mood playing assorted covers.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. FREE! www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    THE SQUIRTS A reunion show from this boisterous punk act, preceded by a screening of a documentary about the band.

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. $10 (adv.), $13 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    THE DIRTY DOORS Tribute band performs a set of classic Doors hits.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. SOLD OUT. www.georgiatheatre.com

    RILEY GREEN Country singer-songwriter from Alabama.

    TROY CARTWRIGHT Dallas, TX native and Nashville-based singer-songwriter.

    JORDAN ROWE Country singer-songwriter from South Georgia.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. $5. 706-546-5609

    CLOUD RECORDINGS FESTIVAL A three-day festival curated by local label Cloud Recordings. Friday features Jacob Sunderlin, Ariel Ackerly, John Kiran Fernandes and Sister SaiSee story on p. 13.

  • Highwire Lounge

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

    LIVE JAZZ Rotating local jazz groups play every Friday and Saturday nights.

  • Live Wire

    6 p.m. $12 (adv.), $15 (door). www.livewireathens.com

    MERSIV Bass-music producer from Denver, CO.

    DORFEX BOS Up-and-coming EDM artist from the West Coast.

    SLZRD Athens-based electronic DJ. 

  • Mellow Mushroom

    7:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-0892

    TICKO Young alternative singer-songwriter from South Carolina.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    VELVETEEN PINK This local quartet of funksters plays electro-based, groove-laden, upbeat pop music.

    NICHOLAS MALLIS Local pop singer-songwriter influenced by David Bowie, The Ventures and Neil Diamond.

  • The Office Lounge

    8:30 p.m. 706-546-0840

    FUNKY BLUESTER Atlanta-based blues outfit inspired by traditional Chicago and Texas styles.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    5 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

    REN THOMAS Hip-hop artist from New Jersey known for his high-energy approach and distinct cadence.

    REC RIDDLES Missouri-based rapper whose persona is derived from the comics villain The Riddler.

  • Vega Studio

    9:30 p.m. $5. 706-207-7581

    VOLUMES STUDIO PARTY Featuring hip-hop performances by BYV, Kxng Blanco, Ziggy, Nelfly, Joe Peeples, O-TD and 3FromDaAvenue.

Events

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    3 p.m. FREE! www.libs.uga.edu/exhibits/FightingSpirit

    Friday Football Tours

    Take a tour of "Fighting Spirit: Wally Butts and UGA Football, 1939–1950." Meet in the rotunda on the second floor.

  • 6–8 p.m. $8–15. wine.jsbottleshop@gmail.com

    Friday Wine Winedowns

    (J's Bottle Shop, 1452 Prince Ave.) Manilla Express will be at this Friday Wine Winedown to pair Filipino food with craft wine.

  • 1:30–4 p.m. FREE! www.accgov.com/179/Keep-Athens-Clarke-County-Beautiful-KACC

    KACCB Old Hull Road Daffodil Planting

    (Old Hull Road) Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful hosts their its annual daffodil planting. Volunteers are needed to plant 30,000 daffodil bulbs as part of a collaborative beautification project at Loop 10 ramp interchanges.

  • The Globe

    6-9 p.m. $10. www.facebook.com/globe.athens

    Wine Tasting

    Sample wines to pair with Thanksgiving dinner.

Kidstuff

  • Bishop Park

    10–11:30 a.m. $5–7.50. 706-613-3589

    Fantastic Fridays

    Various obstacle courses and activities for ages 10 months–4 years and their parents. Call to register.

  • Oconee County Library

    4 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Stop-Motion Animation

    Participants will create stop-motion films with special cameras. Ages 8–11. Registration recommended.

  • Lay Park

    10 a.m. $4–6. www.accgov.com/leisure

    Pre-K Fun

    This month's theme is "Turkey Galore." Do the turkey wobble and turkey hokey pokey, paint with feathers, and find pinecones to make your own turkey. Ages 2–4.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Elementary Storytime

    Enjoy books and crafts with Ms. Carley. Ages 6–10 and their caregivers.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    10 a.m.–6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Button Day

    Make a pin-back button with your own or found art.

Word on the Street

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    Holiday Cards for Heroes

    Swing by the library and make a holiday card for a soldier, veteran, police officer or whoever you see as a hero. Supplies are located in the children's area, and the library will mail them to the appropriate address. 706-795-5597

DJs

Games

Performance

  • Lavonia Cultural Center

    Nov. 16–17, 7 p.m. Nov. 17–19, 2:30 p.m. $8–10. www.franklincommunityplayers.com

    Babes in Toyland

    The family-friendly show follows Barnaby who has fallen in love with Mistress Mary Quite Contrary.

Theater

  • Elbert Theatre, Elberton

    Nov. 9–10 & 16, 7 p.m. Nov. 11 & 18, 2 p.m. $9–11. 706-283-1049

    All My Sons

    Encore Productions presents the Arthur Miller post-war set drama. 

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    4 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    New Plays

    Experience new plays with the UGA English Department.

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • No. 3 Railroad Street

    6 p.m. www.3railroad.org

    Open Mic

    OPEN MIC Showcase your talent at this event that kicks off with a potluck.

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