LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.
SCOTT BAXENDALE Guitar dynamism from the owner of Baxendale Guitars. Classic bluesy riffs and a lot of soul.
JAY GONZALEZ Drive-By Truckers' keyboardist plays your favorite AM Gold, singer-songwriter, power-pop, British Invasion, originals and TV theme songs.
AFRICAN AMERICANA New York band blending hip hop, blues, rock and more to concoct a "soundtrack for a post-apocalyptic Great Gatsby."
THE TXLIPS Atlanta-based "black girl rock band" playing discordant indie rock.
BODIES OF WATER Local electronic team-up between Bree Couleur and Space Brother.
ARIEL ACKERLY Local noisemaker makes meditative loops from dulcimer and synthesizers.
THOM STRICKLAND Local experimental solo musician.
LEISURE SERVICE Michael Pierce plays a set of noisy, bass-heavy techno.
RICK FOWLER BAND Original, guitar-driven blues-rock group.
MIDNIGHT REVEL Southern rock and soul group from Hattiesburg, MS.
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.
Walter Lane hosts weekly trivia. Teams can have up to 10 players, and prizes include tab discounts.
Ages 8 and up are invited to play. All experience levels welcome.
Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Wednesday.
Attendees will share books, songs, puppets and rhymes. Ages 1.5–5.
Stories, songs and simple crafts. Ages 0–5.
Stories, songs, movement, crafts and fun for preschool-aged children.
Preschool-aged children and their caregivers are invited to enjoy storytime, songs, and crafts.
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, live music, prepared foods and crafts. Every beer purchased at Creature Comforts during the market will get you free tokens to spend at the market.
Solarize Athens is a community-based solar energy and battery storage group-purchasing program that helps homeowners, businesses and nonprofits reduce energy expenses and save on the cost of renewable energy systems.
The Watkinsville ALS Support Group hosts its annual fundraiser to help find a cure for ALS. Residents of Athens, Oconee and all surrounding counties welcome.
See abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings by farmer and artist Kevin Frazier.
"Shred The Light" is a mixed media representation of doing what you want because something inside tells you that you can and that you must. As the closing to Corwin Shane's freshman art installation, this is a multifaceted art party bringing people together to celebrate creativity. Music will be provided by Bert Lazlo and Swowce.
(Nimbl) Chet Thomas CIYT teaches Iyengar yoga every Wednesday, 5:45–7:15 p.m. $15. www.nimblathens.com
Play West African rhythms and rhythms from the African diaspora. Extra drums available for use. All skill levels welcome.
A showcase of local playwrights, directors and actors. Featuring works such as "Green Sound" by John Patrick Bray Time, "The Hanson Kids" by Avery Bufkin, and "Another Minute" by Jordan Richards.
SILENT DISCO Hosted by Montu Miller and featuring the music of local hip-hop artists.