LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
BLACK MAGIC FLOWER POWER Funky, psychedelic rock act from Tucson, AZ.
SILVER TONGUE DEVILS Bluesy glam-rock act from Greenville, SC.
ALLCAPS Athens-based pop-punk band with screamo leanings.
HIT LIZARD Athens-based grunge band.
JOSEY Athens-based, jazz-inflected solo hip-hop project.
FRANKIE VALET Garage-pop four-piece from St. Louis.
LOST DOG Grungy, melodic pop group from Somerville, MA.
NINA GARBUS Atlanta-based experimental pop artist.
BOX OF RAWKS Five-piece blues band from Madison.
CINCO BANDITO Local rock and roll four-piece.
JAY GONZALEZ Drive-By Truckers' keyboardist plays your favorite AM Gold, singer-songwriter, power-pop, British Invasion, originals and TV theme songs.
SHANE T Melodic garage-rock singer-songwriter. Album release show!
THE SEWING CLUB Indie duo from Nashville, TN.
ANNIE LEETH Local experimental violinist and multi-instrumentalist composer.
SAADIA RAIS Local experimental performer and choreographer.
SPACE BROTHER Electronic- and hip-hop-influenced sounds from local musician Donald Whitehead.
DONNY KNOTTSVILLE Southern-fried local art-rapper.
CHRIS HAMPTON TRIO Local variety cover band hosts a dance party, playing classic and new tunes.
FAMILY DINNER New local band featuring members of Partials and Sono Lumini.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.
Learn to play the Shadowfist Dynamic Card Game.
Every Wednesday. Prizes and house cash.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes.
Gather a team and compete.
(2440 W. Broad St.) Compete for prizes.
General trivia. Industry night. Cash house prizes.
Walter Lane hosts weekly trivia. Teams can have up to 10 players, and prizes include tab discounts.
PRISM is a safe space for all teens who share a common vision of equality. Grades 6–12.
(Room 214) UGA's own improvisational comedy troupe, Improv Athens, performs.
Read with friends, eat pizza and chat about popular Young Adult books.
OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided.
Vendors offer local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods and crafts. Every beer purchased at Creature Comforts during the market will get you free tokens to spend at the market. Live music by Chris Padgett (Aug. 21).
DJ Reindeer Games leads a vinyl-only DJ set with a special guest co-DJ. Lots of games will be available like chess, checkers, crokinole and backgammon. All ages.
Get help digitizing family heirlooms for lifelong preservation. Library staff is available to assist in working with documents, photos and slides. Registration required. Wednesdays in August, 2 p.m. www.athenslibrary.org/athens
DJ REINDEER GAMES Athens DJ mixes trap, hip hop, moombahton, '90s hits and indie dance tunes.