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Wednesday, September 11

32 events

Live Music

  • Blind Pig Tavern

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-850-4919 (College Station Road location)

    LEAVING COUNTRIES Louis Phillip Pelot plays solo sets of country-rock and acoustic Southern soul.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    Athens Farmers Market. 5 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    BLIND DELTA WOLF Local band playing classic and original rock and roll.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m. $5. www.flickertheatreandbar.com

    COSMONOT New local rock band.

    JACOB DAVIS MARTIN Folk-rock singer-songwriter with earnest, confessional lyrics.

    CLINT ROBERTS Nashville singer-songwriter influenced by gospel, blues and country.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $10. www.georgiatheatre.com

    NORDISTA FREEZE Psych-rock project from Nashville, TN.

    WANDERWILD Intricate, intimate local indie-rock project led by songwriter Matt Martin.

    GRAND VAPIDS Local alt-rock band with a dense, dreamy, slowcore-inspired sound. 

    THE GREAT NORTHERN No info available.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    NORMA RAE This local four-piece plays soulful, distinctively Southern Americana.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    STAR 80 Indie-rock project from Brooklyn, NY.

    BABE CLUB New-wave-inspired indie band featuring members of alt-country band Susto.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. $3. www.facebook.com/go.bar.35

    VOLUMES HIP HOP NIGHT Featuring performances by Ant Da Ripper, EBK, Big Deezy, Blacc Khaleaf, Simba the Ripper and 89Roundz.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    6 p.m. FREE! 706-549-7700 (Timothy Road location)

    SALLY AND THE SIX GRAND Old-time rock band.

  • Nowhere Bar

    8 p.m. www.facebook.com/NowhereBarAthens

    DANIEL HUTCHENS & FRIENDS Bloodkin guitarist plays a set of wrenching, rocking soul-folk.

  • Porterhouse Grill

    6:30 p.m. FREE! 706-369-0990

    JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.

Games

Classes

Events

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Vendors offer local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, live music and crafts. Every beer purchased at Creature Comforts during the market will get you free tokens to spend at the market.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    4–8 p.m. www.terrapinbeercom

    Barrel Aged Night

    Sample barrel-aged beers.

  • That Bar Athens

    7:30 p.m. FREE! www.thatbarathens.com

    Athens Dart League

    Play a round of darts.

Kidstuff

  • Bogart Library

    10–11 a.m. FREE! 770-725-9443 www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Mother Goose on the Loose

    This special storytime is designed to promote parental bonding and early learning in babies ages 0–24 months. Registration required.

  • Oconee County Library

    10 a.m. & 11 a.m. 706-769-3950, www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Storytime at the Library

    Preschool-aged children and their caregivers are invited to enjoy storytime, songs, and crafts. 

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

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

    Read Aloud

    Children’s Specialist Carley Stewart will read aloud from a book while participants complete a related activity. Ages 6 & up.

  • Bogart Library

    Sept. 11, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. & 4–5 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Wonderful Wednesday: The Art of It All

    This new program for school-aged children will engage kids 4 and up in art, based on an artist’s biography.

  • Bogart Library

    Sept. 11, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. & 4–5 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Wonderful Wednesday: The Art of It All

    This new program for school-aged children will engage kids 4 and up in art, based on an artist’s biography.

  • Winterville Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/winterville

    Storytime: Hispanic Heritage Month

    Enjoy a storytime session as Ms. Hannah reads Spanish language books. After, make a fun craft that celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month.

Lectures & Lit

Word on the Street

DJs

Support Groups

  • Fight 4 Change

    (Email for Location) Help advocate for a mental health system that serves everyone. Meets the fourth Monday of each month. letsfight4change@gmail.com

Art

Ending Wednesday, September 11

 

Kidstuff