Wednesday, May 22

27 events

Live Music

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4 p.m. FREE!

    ATHENS FARMERS MARKET Featuring music from Nina Ricci.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $5.

    LITTLE GOLD Local group playing garage-rock with country and pop sensibilities.

    RYAN DAVIS The frontman for Kentucky rock band State Champion performs solo.

    NED COLLETTE Psychedelic rock singer-songwriter from Berlin.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $10–15. www

    DAVID JACOBS-STRAIN & BOB BEACH Touring duo swinging from blues to ballads to rock and roll.

  • Georgia Center for Continuing Education

    5:30 p.m. FREE!

    CAROLINE AIKEN BAND This guitarist and singer's bluesy voice and masterful technique guarantee a hypnotic performance.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 7 p.m. FREE!

    JAY GONZALEZ Drive-By Truckers' keyboardist plays your favorite AM Gold, singer-songwriter, power-pop, British Invasion, originals and TV theme songs. 

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    VOLUMES SHOWCASE A night of hip-hop performances from LB, Trvy, L-o The Assassin, Scxtty Shot First and Aray.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    ArgFoodFest. 6:30 p.m.

    TANGHETTO Argentinean group blending electronic music with traditional tango.

    LA TROPILLA MALAMBO Argentinean group performing traditional Malambo music.

    ATHENS TANGO PROJECT Local group playing Argentine tango, featuring the upright bass talent of Laura Camacho.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-549-7700 (Timothy Road location)

    SALLY AND THE SIX GRAND Old-time rock band.

  • Porterhouse Grill

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-369-0990

    JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.




Karaoke & Open Mic

  • Boar's Head Lounge

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

    Open Mic Night

    OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided.


  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE!

    Athens Farmers Market

    Vendors offer local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, live music, prepared foods and crafts. Every beer purchased at Creature Comforts during the market will get you free tokens to spend at the market.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    6:30 p.m.

    Argentine Fest

    Celebrate Argentina's music, food, wine and culture.

  • Old Fire Hall #2

    6 p.m. FREE!

    ACHF Preservation Potluck

    Bring your favorite entree and learn about local preservation.