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Saturday, March 30

31 events

Events

  • Morton Theatre

    7 p.m. $8–12. www.mortontheatre.com

    Caribbean Night

    UGA’s Caribbean Student Association presents an evening incorporating dance, music and theatrical performance.

  • 40 Watt Club

    11 a.m.–6 p.m. $2. www.flukeathens.com

    Fluke Mini-Comics Festival

    Mini-comics, zines and independent publications by comic artists, underground publishers and enthusiasts. See Story on p. 9.

  • Bishop Park

    8 a.m.-12 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    The market hosts around 45 vendors, children's activities and cooking demos. All produce is grown locally, sustainably and by those who are selling it. Live music from Sean McAuley (8 a.m.) and Nirva Ricci (10 a.m.).

  • The Foundry

    6:30 p.m. www.thefoundryathens.com

    UGA Law School Equal Justice Foundation Auction

    EJF is a student-run organization devoted to the promotion of public interest law and raises stipends for summer law clerks who have chosen to work in unpaid, public interest positions. The evening includes a silent and live auction.

  • Little Kings Shuffle Club

    5-9 p.m. $3-5. www.keepathensbeautiful.org

    Keepin' It Clean Dirty Dance Benefit

    A family-friendly event including crafts, a photo booth, raffle and dance performances. Proceeds will benefit Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful. 

  • Lavonia Cultural Center

    5-8 p.m. $20. 706-491-9374

    Spring Car Show

    Check out cars that will be judged in a variety of categories.

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    1-4 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3615

    Open House: Women in Science

    An afternoon highlighting women who work in various forms of science in the community. 

  • ACC Library

    2 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Finding Our Mothers: Research Tips

    Learn the best research tips for finding female ancestors.

  • Canopy Studio

    5-9 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/events/408927929858526

    DREAMfest

    Event bringing awareness to the struggles of the undocumented community and to raise money for scholarships for local immigrant students with live music, food, dance, aerial performance and speakers. 

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    6 p.m. www.athensnursesclinic.org

    Music 4 Medicine

    The Athens Nurses Clinic hosts a fundraiser with live music by Mr. Jordan, Mr. Tonks, The Wildcats and Dana Downs. Staff members and volunteers will be in attendance to discuss the clinic's goals and operations.

Kidstuff

Live Music

  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    7:30 p.m. $5. www.athica.org

    PEDESTRIAN DEPOSIT Underground noise duo that draws on electronics, tape loops, samples, contact mics, manipulated metal objects and more. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.

    GRANT EVANS Local artist using tape loops and electronics to create expansive, rumbling soundscapes.

    WET GARDEN Synthesizer explorations with erotic incantations.

    MOTION SICKNESS OF TIME TRAVEL Rachel Evans plays minimalist, synth-heavy, bliss-inducing drone.

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    HIP HOP SHOWCASE Featuring The Academy, Keenon Rush, Goat House, Jay Spice and Zac Chase.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

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

    SYLVIA ROSE NOVAK Southern gothic singer-songwriter with sharp vibrato and a sharper fiddle.

    A.M. RODRIGUEZ Country-folk singer-songwriter with a confessional lyrical style.

    KELEN RYLEE Athens-based Americana singer-songwriter.

  • 40 Watt Club

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

    THE TAXICAB VERSES Local group fronted by Jim Wilson and inspired by the traditional sounds of Ghana.

    LOS CANTARES Local desert-rock supergroup featuring members of Old Smokey and Moths.

    ANNIE LEETH Local violinist and multi-instrumentalist composer.

  • Fully Loaded Pizza Co.

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-705-6150

    LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    WILL CSORBA Experimental folk artist from Houston, TX.

    TODD RUSH No info available.

    SCOTTY LINGELBACH Macon-based experimental singer-songwriter.

    ANNIE LEETH Local violinist and multi-instrumentalist composer.

    FRANK HURRICANE Experimental artist that describes his music as "spiritual mountain psych gangsta folk."

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    7 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    ATHENS NURSES CLINIC BENEFIT Featuring live music from the WildJordanTonkCats.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    10 p.m. $10. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    LATIN NIGHT A Latin-themed dance party featuring music from local acts.

  • Nowhere Bar

    9 p.m. $5. 706-546-4742

    SHEHEHE Local band that draws from old-school punk and arena rock to create a fist-pumping atmosphere.

    HAYRIDE Long-running three-piece local rock band.

    LOUIE LARCENY Local MC with a fiery delivery and dark, moody beats.

  • The World Famous

    6 p.m. $5. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    GHOSTMEAT 25TH ANNIVERSARY Ghostmeat Records celebrates a milestone with performances from Mikey Dwyer, Tony Tidwell and David Dondero, plus a reunion set from their ska band The Push. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.

DJs

Theater

Classes

Meetings

  • Multiple Locations

    Mar. 26, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. at the Lyndon House Arts Center. Mar. 26, 5:30–7:30 p.m. at the Planning Department. Mar. 30, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. at the Planning Department.

    Community Listening Sessions

    Get the latest information of the Firefly Bridge over Trail Creek.

Comedy

Performance

  • Normal Bar

    7-9 p.m. FREE! 706-229-8740

    Athens Typewriter Underground

    Vaudeville performances by the troupe along with live readings by Marc Zegans.

Ending Saturday, March 30

 

Help Out

  • Athens, GA

    KACCB Litter Survey

    The Athens-Clarke County Littery Abatement Steering Committee is conducting a survey to help direct initiatives. Be entered to win one of four $25 Walmart gift cards. Survey ends Mar. 30. www.accgov.com/littersurvey