COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, July 30

23 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.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    7 p.m. FREE! www.clarkedemocrats.com

    Democratic Debate Watch Party

    Join Athens-area Democrats to watch the debate.

  • 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

  • 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

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    STEAM Storytime

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

  • ACC Library

    4–6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org

    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! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Toddler Time

    Songs, rhymes, books and educational play.

  • ACC Library

    2:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Just Add Glitter!

    Help celebrate the end of summer and a new school year with glitter crafts. For children ages 3-11.

  • Oconee County Library

    2:30–4:30 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/OconeeLibrary

    Crafternoon at the Library

    Drop in for a fun, self-directed “Make it and Take it” craft. Check the Oconee County Library Children’s Section Facebook page to see what craft is being made. All ages welcome.

  • Bogart Library

    6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Watercolor Constellations

    Enjoy a basic watercolor class and learn to paint the night sky. Grades 6-12. Registration required.

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    9 p.m. $45. www.thefoundryathens.com

    EMERALD EMPIRE Wedding band specializing in party-pop favorites.

    DJ CHIEF ROCKA Local DJ spins Top 40, hip hop, funk, soul and more.

  • 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.