Tuesday, July 16

22 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    5:30–7 p.m. FREE!

    Seat in the Shade

    Local writer Deirdre Sugiuchi and award-winning poet Jericho Brown read selections of their work as part of Seat in the Shade: Summer Reading Series.


  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-8561


    General trivia hosted by Jacob and Wes.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    8 p.m. FREE!

    Locos Trivia

    Westside and Eastside locations of Locos Grill and Pub feature trivia night every Tuesday.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    6 p.m. FREE!

    Happy Hour Trivia

    Hosted by James Majure. 

  • Blind Pig Tavern

    8:30 p.m. FREE!

    Full Contact Trivia

    (2301 College Station Road) Every Tuesday.

  • Johnny's New York Style Pizza

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-354-1515

    Johnny's Trivia

    Classic City Trivia hosts Terrapin-sponsored trivia. Win house cash and prizes.

  • Starland Pizzeria and Pub

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-613-8773


    Test your trivia knowledge.

  • The Office Sports Bar and Grill

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-521-5898


    Play to win. Every Tuesday.


  • Georgia Museum of Art

    2 p.m. FREE!

    Tour at Two

    A highlight tour of the permanent collection led by docents.

  • Tif Sigfrids

    10 a.m.–6 p.m. FREE!

    Watching TV with my Dealer

    Los Angeles-based artist Joe Sola performs "Watching TV with my Dealer." The week-long performance concludes with a reception on Friday from 6–8 p.m. See Art Notes on p. 13.


  • Memorial Park

    10:30 a.m. $3–4. 706-613-3580

    Me and You at the Zoo

    (Bear Hollow Zoo) Ages 18 months–6 years are invited for a morning of animals, crafts and stories. Children must be chaperoned and registration is required.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    2 p.m. FREE!

    STEAM Storytime

    Listen to stories related to science, technology, engineering, art and math.

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE!

    Teen D&D Club

    A Dungeons and Dragons adventure in the library. Beginners welcome. Grades 6–12.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    11 a.m. FREE!

    Toddler Time

    Songs, rhymes, books and educational play.

  • Bogart Library

    6–7:30 p.m. FREE!

    In the Stars Trivia

    Students grades 6–12 are invited to test their knowledge of all things star, ranging from Star Wars and Star Trek to celebrities, pop stars and space! Snacks and prizes included.

  • ACC Library

    2:30 p.m. FREE!

    A Series of Unfortunate Events

    Thirteen craft tables are based on each book in Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events. Costumes welcome. For children ages 5-11.

  • Winterville Library

    5:30 p.m. FREE!

    Make Bottle Cap Pins

    Make cool pins using bottle caps.

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    10 a.m. FREE!

    Toddler Tuesday: Bright Colors and Bold Forms

    Take a tour of "Color, Form and Light." For families with children ages 18 months to three years.


  • Athens City Hall

    4–7 p.m.

    Downtown Culinary Showcase

    Discover a variety of vendors selling everything from sweets, jewelry, Jamaican food, flavored vinegar, loose leaf teas, vegan cupcakes and more. A portion of proceeds help support the Culinary Kitchen of Athens, a shared commercial kitchen to help small local businesses. Every Tuesday.

  • Bogart Library

    1 p.m. FREE!

    Rogue Waves

    Retired Navy officer and library staff Bob Deck retells an international sea mystery.

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m.

    FREE RIDE Local '70s hard-rock cover band featuring members of Wieuca and Material Girls.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    LAMBDA CELSIUS Local experimental electronic performer.

    AXXA/ABRAXAS Lo-fi psych-pop project of North Carolina singer-songwriter Ben Asbury.

    ABE LEONARD Asheville, NC-based experimental folk singer-songwriter.

    CALEB CRAIG Experimental electropop artist from Atlanta.