COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, July 30

24 events

Art

Games

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

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

    Trivia

    General trivia hosted by Jacob and Wes.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    8 p.m. FREE! www.locosgrill.com

    Locos Trivia

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

  • The Rook and Pawn

    6 p.m. FREE! www.therookandpawn.com

    Happy Hour Trivia

    Hosted by James Majure. 

  • Blind Pig Tavern

    8:30 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/blindpigtavern

    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

    Trivia

    Test your trivia knowledge.

  • The Office Sports Bar and Grill

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

    Trivia

    Play to win. Every Tuesday.

Events

  • ACC Library

    2–7 p.m. www.redcrossblood.org

    American Red Cross Blood Drive

    Eat iron-rich foods and drink non-caffeinated fluids before donating. Make an appointment online.

  • Athens City Hall

    4–7 p.m. www.culinarykitchenofathens.com

    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.

  • Multiple Locations

    Sept. 12 at Flicker Theatre & Sept. 13 at Normal Bar. 7:00 p.m. FREE! www.clarkedemocrats.com

    Democratic Debate Watch Party

    Join Athens-area Democrats to watch the debates.

  • ACC Library

    10–11:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Computer Class: Voice Assistants and Smart Home Devices

    Learn how to set up an Amazon Echo and Google Home and the voice commands used to get news, weather, podcasts, recipes and more. Also learn about smart home devices such as smart outlets and smart lightbulbs.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    5:30–7:00 p.m. FREE! www.teachersactup.com

    Seat in the Shade Closing Event

    This finale event features Melisa (Misha) Cahnmann-Taylor and The Teacher Poets including Sydney Clifton, Susan Lane, Traci Snipes, Ming Sun and other language educators who have been working on their own poems and becoming experienced poetry teachers.

Kidstuff

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    8 p.m. FREE! www.thefoundryathens.com

    EMERALD EMPIRE Wedding band specializing in party-pop favorites.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 8 p.m. $5. www.georgiatheatre.com

    DAGMAR VORK Athens-based indie-pop group with a crisp, warm sound.

    SUPERPUPPET Eclectic local project led by musician Grafton Tanner (Programs).

    ALEC STANLEY Athens-based singer-songwriter.

    THE SPOON DOGS Surfy garage-rock group from Orlando, FL.

  • Go Bar

    9 p.m. $5. 706-546-5609

    LITTLE MAZARN Austin, TX project inspired by primitive folk and ambient music.

    ATHENS MIDDLE EAST ORCHESTRA Local ensemble plays traditional and experimental music from the Middle East, featuring exotic instruments and fiery improvisation.  

    ANNIE LEETH Local experimental violinist and multi-instrumentalist composer.

    MICHAEL POTTER Local guitarist creates a blend of ambient folk and psychedelic songs and soundscapes. 

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    The Real Anne Lister

    (Prince Ave.) The Real Anne Lister: Queer Champion or Cavalier Snob? is about the life, triumphs and controversies of Anne Lister, a woman often considered to be the first modern lesbian.