The market hosts around 45 vendors, children's activities, cooking demos and live music. All produce is grown locally, sustainably and by those who are selling it.
WBFM offers a wide-variety of fresh and locally-sourced produce, hot food, handmade crafts, and other functional goods as well as entertainment, activities, and educational workshops. The WBFM is an inclusive space for cross-cultural and inter-generational engagement.
DJ OSMOSE Internationally touring vinyl-only DJ spins disco, funk, soul, hip hop and more.
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.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away to three different channels of music.
DJ CHIEF ROCKA Local DJ spins Top 40, hip hop, funk, soul and more.
DJ Q Local DJ spins a dance party.
The sale features new ceramic work by Juana Gnecco and Nancy Green, local honey by 3 Kings Honey, and handcrafted natural soaps by Farmington Herbals.
ATHENS FARMERS MARKET Featuring music from Alex Culbreth (8 a.m.) and Rachel O'Neal (10 a.m.).
THE DOOKIE BROTHERS Local college kids rocking early Green Day songs.
THE GETAWAY COMPANY Four-piece local band inspired by '90s and 2000s alt-rock. Foo Fighters tribute set!
SIMON JOYNER Influential indie singer-songwriter from Omaha, NE.
CLAIRE CRONIN Local singer-songwriter and poet who plays delicate, haunting folk music. See Calendar Pick on p. 18.
LOVE MY TRUCK Twangy local rock band featuring members of Roadkill Ghost Choir.
RANDOM ROOSTERS Local roots-blues collaboration between Marion Montgomery and Glyn Denham.
NORMA RAE This local four-piece plays soulful, distinctively Southern Americana.
GIMME HENDRIX Award-winning local Jimi Hendrix cover band.
ART CONTEST Local math-rock group with propulsive rhythms and intricate melodies.
HOLLY OVERTON New York City-based pianist and performance artist.
TOYZANNE Skronky "post-coital punk" band from New York City.
DJ CAGE Playing groovin' funk, rock and Motown tracks.
ISAAC HAYES TRIBUTE Local musicians, poets, vocalists and others pay tribute to the soul great.
RC COWBOY Local performer playing country and gospel standards and originals.
SHAMELESS JAMES Local trio blending jammy rock with alternative influences.
ROY SAUNDERS Acoustic folk singer-songwriter from Atlanta.
Giant Round Robin table tennis tournament. Lunch will be provided. Visit website to register.
HEAR is a partnership between Ciné, Family Counseling Service of Athens, Inc. (FCS) and Nuçi’s Space to raise awareness and de-stigmatize mental illness by screening relevant mental wellness-related videos and films for the Athens community. FCS will provide post-screening Q&A sessions with licensed mental health professionals who specialize in addressing the issues depicted in each film. See Calendar Pick on p. 21.
The weekend day camp for adult women, trans women, and non-binary folx ages 18 and up is a condensed adult version of the camp programming provided for youth. The proceeds of the weekend camp’s tuition fees are used to fund Girls Rock Athens. May 25-27, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. $200. www.girlsrockathensga.org