COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Thursday, January 17

20 events

Karaoke & Open Mic

  • Go Bar

    11 p.m. FREE! 706-546-5609

    Dr. Fred's Karaoke

    KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic Dr. Fred and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more. Every Thursday!

  • Southern Brewing Company

    5-10 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com

    Karaoke

    KARAOKE Hosted by DJ Gregory. 

Live Music

  • Boar's Head Lounge

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

    ROBBIE O'SULLIVAN Local singer-songwriter influenced by classic rock and folk.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $5. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    IDLE BLOOM Heavy psych-pop band from Nashville, TN. See Calendar Pick on p. 12.

    BLUE BODIES Athens-based "bummer-pop" punk band.

    FLORAL CEMETERY Jangly, Atlanta-based pop-punk band.

  • 40 Watt Club

    7 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    CLOUDLAND Young alt-rock band from Fayetteville.

    EVERYDAY DOGS High-octane alt-rock band from Athens.

    ELIJAH JOHNSTON Local indie-folk singer-songwriter.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $20 (adv.), $25 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    ROCK THE ARK A benefit for the Ark United Ministry Outreach Center's 30th birthday featuring Otis Redding III, Sam Burchfield, Pip the Pansy, Davis Causey, Kara Waters, Tom Ryan and more.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $20 (adv.), $25 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    CHRIS LANE Up-and-coming country star from North Carolina. 

    GABBY BARRETT Country singer-songwriter and "American Idol" finalist.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

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

    JAZZ JAM Some of our town's most talented musicians get together at this happening. Bring your axe, or grab a table and give an ear. 

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    GROOVE FETISH Proggressive jam-rock group from Wilmington, NC.

Games

Lectures & Lit

  • Ciné

    7 p.m. FREE! thegeorgiareview.com

    Issue Release Party

    The Georgia Review celebrates the release of its new reversible, flippable  Fall/Winter 2018 double issue. The night features a reading by authors Camille T. Dungy and Bob Hicok, plus music by JoJo Glidewell.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Inclusive Book Club

    This facilitated book club serves adults of all abilities and will be reading out loud and discussing book of the month The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis.

DJs

  • 40 Watt Club

    10:30 p.m. $5. www.40watt.com

    Silent Disco

    SILENT DISCO Dance the night away to three different channels of music. One of them is a request line!

Kidstuff

Events

Classes

  • 6:30-8:30 p.m. $45. www.jsbottleshop.com

    Burgundy: An Exploration

    (J's Bottle Shop) Learn the basics of Burgundy exploring its styles and vineyards. 

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    6-8:30 p.m. $12 (residents), $18 (non-residents). www.accgov.com/leisure

    Homeowner Workshop

    Learn how to create a sustainable and eco-friendly garden. 

Theater