COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, February 24

23 events

Live Music

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-355-7087

    THE LUCKY JONES Local band playing old-school rockin' rhythm and blues.

  • The Foundry

    7:30 p.m. $8 (adv.), $10 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    KLEZMER LOCAL 42 Local seven-piece klezmer band specializing in Jewish and gypsy music and featuring Dan Horowitz of Five Eight.

    BICHOS VIVOS New local band playing forró, accordion and triangle-driven country music from Brazil.
  • Full Moon Studio

    5:30 p.m. $10. newsouthshowcase@gmail.com

    NEW SOUTH SHOWCASE Host Caroline Aiken presents an evening of live music recorded for radio broadcast, featuring The Moonshine and Nina Ricci.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    1 p.m. $7. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    ATHENS MIDDLE EAST ORCHESTRA Local ensemble plays traditional and experimental music from the Middle East, featuring exotic instruments and fiery improvisation.  

    MUTE SPHERE Atlanta group featuring vocals, violin, drums, prepared guitar and percussion.

    PETER WEBB Local musician playing meditative, jazz-influenced experimental folk.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    7 p.m. $5. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    THE REMEDY Featuring soul and R&B performances from Sono, Andreana Williams, RuHaa, Sweet Soul Cypher and more, including comedy and spoken word from Rashon Love and Lady Valore.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

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

    JIM COOK Local solo performer playing acoustic blues, classic rock and Americana.

Games

Film

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

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

    YA Movie Night

    Teens can enjoy a movie with snacks. Ages 12 and up.

  • Ciné

    3-4:15 p.m. FREE! 706-207-6875

    306 Hollywood

    A magical journey of two siblings that embark on a search for what life remains in the objects we leave behind.

Performance

  • UGA Performing Arts Center

    3-4 p.m. $20-$85. www.ugapresents.org

    Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

    The Orchestra will perform Mozart's Jupiter Symphony and Giuseppe Verdi's Four Sacred Pieces.

  • Morton Theatre

    Feb. 23, 7 p.m., Feb. 24, 3 p.m. $12-15. www.mortontheatre.com

    Dance Around the World

    Celebration of dance and its cultural influences from different regions and parts of the world. 

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Feb. 22-23, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 24, 3 p.m. $6-20. pac.uga.edu

    UGA Opera Theatre

    The UGA Opera Theatre presents Don Pasquale. 

Theater

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Feb. 19-23, 8 p.m. & Feb. 24, 2:30 p.m. $12-16. pac.uga.edu

    In The Blood

    Modern take on The Scarlet Letter through the lens of a homeless family living in the inner city.

  • Athens Creative Theatre (ACT)

    Feb. 21-23, 7:30 p.m. & Feb. 24, 3 p.m. $12-15. www.mortontheatre.tix.com

    Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf

    (Quinn Hall) A late-night party takes an interesting turn, leading to an evening of sadistic games, attempted seductions and shattering revelations. 

Events

  • The National

    6-9 p.m. $125. www.athenslandtrust.org

    Cultivating Community Dinner

    Benefit dinner to ensure affordable produce for the community. 

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    5-7 p.m. $25. botgarden.uga.edu

    Vanilla Sunday

    Celebrate the vanilla bean orchid with treats and cooking instructor, Rebecca Lang. 

  • Ciné

    1-3 p.m. 706-207-6875

    Vintage Pop Up Sale

    Community, Norman & Norma, Old Rag Inc. and more will sell vintage items. 

Classes

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    1-5 p.m. $50. botgarden.uga.edu

    Connect to Protect Leadership Program

    Learn the Connect to Protect (CtoP) philosophy, native gardening techniques and much more.

  • No. 3 Railroad Street

    1-4 p.m. $40. marynouri@bellsouth.net

    Songwriting Workshop

    Sally Barris hosts a workshop for beginner to experienced songwriters. 

Art

  • Athens Academy

    1–3 p.m. FREE! mandamckay@hotmail.com

    Artist Reception

    (Myers Gallery) "Reflections of Good and Evil" features artwork by Manda McKay and Andrea Wellnitz.

  • Athens Academy

    1-3 p.m. FREE! mjsgrig@gmail.com

    Public Reception

    (Bertelsmann Gallery) Five women art show featuring works by Sandy Ellis (photography), Laura Leiden (jewelry), Mary Rugg (textiles),  Lana Mitchell (paintings) and Melanie Sgrignoli (pottery).