Eight galleries stay open late the third Thursday of every month. Participating galleries include the Georgia Museum of Art, Lamar Dodd School of Art, Creature Comforts Brewing Co., ATHICA, Lyndon House Arts Center, Ciné, the GlassCube & Gallery @ Hotel Indigo and The Classic Center.
Susan Robert will discuss color theory in conjunction with the installation of her work "Language Without Words: The Power of Color as Form." See Calendar Pick on p. 16.
KARAOKE Hosted by karaoke fanatic Dr. Fred and featuring a large assortment of pop, rock, indie and more. Every Thursday.
KARAOKE Hosted every Thursday by DJ Gregory.
Enjoy snacks and chat about graphic novel The Cardboard Kingdom by Chad Sell. For ages 8 & up.
Flagpole's annual celebration will be hosted by dynamic duo DJ Mahogany and Count Zapula featuring performances from Yip Deceiver, Pinky Doodle Poodle, Kxng Blanco and Annie Leeth. House band Kenosha Kid and special guests will provide music throughout the evening. Awards will be presented in over 20 categories. See box on p. 9.
Keep Oconee County Beautiful Commission presents a beautiful documentary on pollinator pals to mark National Pollinator Week, observed June 17–23. Stay after the show for a special installation in the library's front garden.
Meet at the bar for a round of trivia.
Classic City Trivia hosts Terrapin-sponsored trivia. Win house cash and prizes.
Read philosophy books from ancient Greece to modern times.
This facilitated book club serves adults of all abilities and will be reading out loud and discussing book of the month The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate.
(Prince Ave.) Payne will speak on her book, Saving the Guinea Hogs: The Recovery of an American Homestead Breed.
Enjoy a morning of interstellar magic, ventriloquism and science with everyone's favorite magician.
LEAVING COUNTRIES & THE AFTERNOON RACOONS Louis Phillip Pelot and company play folk and bluegrass.
ARBOR LABOR UNION Atlanta/Athens-based band that works with repetitious riffs and post-punk rhythms.
HAND SAND HANDS Experimental, highly psychedelic electronic sounds from Jonathan Miller.
CHRIS CROFTON Orchestral pop singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.
DJS YOUNGBLOOD & SMOKEY Two local musicians team up for a DJ set.
T. HARDY MORRIS Local singer-songwriter and guitarist plays twangy, reflective folk-rock.
LOS COAST Rock and soul project from Austin, TX.
THAYER SARRANO Local songwriter playing hazy, shoegaze-inspired Southern rock.
PARKER GISPERT Frontman for former Athens rock trio The Whigs performs a solo set.
ZACH HAINES Acoustic country singer-songwriter.
BOONE HOOD Local songwriter and American primitive guitarist.
BRENDAN ABERNATHY UGA student and acoustic singer-songwriter.
ZAC CROOK Local folk singer-songwriter.
NIGHT OF THE IMAGO Featuring music from Daisy, Donny Knottsville, Scott Spillane, Tears for the Dying, Sarah Swillum, Cloud Powers, Stella Zine and Ultravisions.
NACKASHI GROUP Melodic, textured local three-piece with drums, keyboards and sax.
FLAGPOLE ATHENS MUSIC AWARDS Our annual celebration will be hosted by dynamic duo DJ Mahogany and Count Zapula, featuring performances from Yip Deceiver, Pinky Doodle Poodle, Kxng Blanco and Annie Leeth. House band Kenosha Kid and special guests will provide music throughout the evening. Awards will be presented in 21 categories. See box on p. 9.
BLOODKIN Long-running Athens quartet playing a bluesy style of roots-rock with big guitars and sharply written lyrics.
SUNNY SOUTH BLUES BAND Local band combining a blues and soul spirit with riffy rock and roll.
MOON CHIEF Funky prog- and fusion-rock group from Athens.
CAROLINE AIKEN This guitarist and singer's bluesy voice and masterful technique guarantee a hypnotic performance.
Five Points Yoga instructors lead a class surrounded by works of art.
Watch Parallel Love: The Story of a Band Called Luxury with a in-house Q&A with members of the 1990s alt rock band. See Threats & Promises on p. 14.