Get those eggs! Kids will be divided into age groups of 0–2, 3–4, 5–7 and 8–10 years old.
Children will have the opportunity to meet and take pictures with the Easter Bunny, participate in arts & crafts, activities and games.
(Mack & Payne Funeral Home, 625 Nellie B Ave.) A traditional Easter egg hunt for children.
This special storytime is designed to promote parental bonding and early learning in babies ages 0–24 months.
Children will be placed in age groups, and the Easter Bunny will make an appearance for photos.
The UGA football team splits into the Red and Black squads and goes at it. See Flag Football on p. 11.
Living Dangerously: Live Wrestling returns with three title matches.
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.).
(Greensboro, GA) Find unique vendors lining Main Street with handmade crafts, snacks, live music, classic cars and kids activities.
(Multiple Locations) Showcase of five distinctive private gardens, open to visitors for one day, rain or shine. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
Swadeshi includes music, food, vendors, DIY craft tables and community networking. For the past two years, the Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement has hosted a market place to support and promote black and brown business owners, women and entrepreneurs.
Play with science while learning about the cool research that is done on campus. Visitors will be able to meet monarch butterflies, explore human artifacts and more!
Coloring sheets and pencils will be provided for participants to drop in, color and relax.
This month's theme is "Milky Way."
A monthly dance presented by Athens Folk Music & Dance Society with live music by Mick Kinney and Tim Cape and calling by Stuart Whipple.
Attendees can meet a possum rehabilitator, learn how to avoid chiggers, help Monarch butterflies, distinguish good bugs from bad ones, cook with energy-efficient Instant Pots or solar cookers and more.
Raw milk appreciation day, featuring samples of European cheeses and more.
SEAN MCAULEY Rootsy local acoustic singer-songwriter. (8 a.m.)
NINA RICCI Modern folk singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN. (10 a.m.)
CLASSIC CITY JUKEBOX Local all-star rock and roll cover band.
ENDLESS RIFFS FEST Celebrate tokers' favorite holiday with a lineup of heavy music, featuring Savagist, Malevich, Marses, Apparition, Woorms and Dead Vibes Ensemble. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
OUTERSEA Athens-based psychedelic surf-rock five-piece. Album release show! See story on p. 14.
CALICO VISION Athens-based melodic psychedelic-pop group.
FRENCH EXIT Local group playing psych-tinged baroque pop.
SARAH ZUNIGA Talented local singer-songwriter with a sweet, strong voice.
HIT LIZARD Athens-based grunge band.
TRIBUTE Eight-piece ensemble that recreates the Allman Brothers' first five years using vintage equipment.
MAKING STRANGE Local folk-pop group.
JOE WILLEY & THE MOVIN' MEN Lyric-driven Americana music from a local folk group.
PARKER OLIVER Local musician playing soul and rock covers and originals.
MIDLAND Texas trio with an abiding love of classic county and rock.
DESURE Twangy folk guitarist and songwriter.
MARSHMALLOW COAST Longtime Athens indie-pop band led by songwriter Andy Gonzales.
JAY GONZALEZ Athens songwriter and multi-instrumentalist with an affinity for classic pop melodies.
JACOB MORRIS Once-local singer-songwriter who performs gentle, melodic folk tunes.
RC COWBOY Local performer playing country and gospel standards and originals.
ATHENS SURF STOMP A showcase of surf-inspired music, featuring The Serf Lords, The Flamethrowers, Kinky Waikiki, The Mystery Men?, The KBK, Genki Genki Panic and Forbidden Waves. Plus, an afterparty featuring Noxboys and Nate and the Nightmares, with DJ Kurt Wood and DJ NFW spinning all night between bands.
MARION MONTGOMERY & GLYN DENHAM Buesy local folk duo.
THE FUNK BROTHERHOOD Local party band performs a nonstop dance party featuring horn-driven hits.
RAISE FUNDS NOT GUNS A fundraiser for the Youth For Gun Violence Prevention organization, featuring music from Linqua Franqa, Kxng Blanco and more.
Learn West African dance with Kodi Allen and live drumming with Aly Camara. All levels welcome. Bring a potluck dish to share after.
Designed for moms at any stage of pregnancy. Beginners are welcome.
This class is designed for moms of any stage to do with or without baby. This community style class will help cultivate strength, increase energy and nurture well-being.
BOOTY BOYZ DJs Immuzikation, Twin Powers and Z-Dog spin fresh jams and old-school favorites.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away to two different channels of music.
DJ Y@ Thump the night away with a set of EDM.
Join in on a game of Dungeons & Dragons. Grades 6–12.
Showdown at the Equator presents There Will Be Blood (2007) with a make your own bloody mary bar.
Celebrate National Poetry Month with local poet Guess, who will talk poetry and read some of her works, including a selection from the newly released Fight Evil With Poetry. Audience members are invited to bring a one-page poem to read aloud.
A one-woman comedy show about the career of Judy Garlands co-star, Toto the dog.
Over 80 local and Atlanta artists have created egg-shaped works of art that will be hidden all over Athens. Just follow the Free Art Friday Athens hashtag (#FAFATH) on Instagram for clues to each egg's location. Get there first and the egg is yours.