AVERY DEAKINS BAND Soulful local pop-rock group.
WESDARULER The local hip-hop producer and emcee celebrates the release of his new album, with support from Linqua Franqa, Caulfield, Louie Larceny, Musashi Xero and McQQeen. See story on p. 11.
OLD SWEATER Alt-rock band from Suwanee.
ATHENS GOTH NIGHT Dance to the dark beat of your soul with DJs Crowe, Twin Powers and Wardaddy.
NEAL FRANCIS Funk and soul singer-songwriter from Chicago.
REALISTIC PILLOW Local beat-based experimental one-man band.
SARAH SWILLUM Local artist playing hallucinatory beat-pop featuring existential chants and dance.
DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.
PICKLED HOLLER Family band blending traditional and jam sounds, with a dedication to dynamics and lush harmonies.
KENNY GEORGE BAND Alt-country group from Aiken, SC.
DEEP STATE Local band playing driving, punky, melodic guitar-rock.
SHEHEHE Local band that draws from old-school punk and arena rock to create a fist-pumping atmosphere.
DUSTY BLADES Local radio DJ spins sets before, in between and after.
RAMBLIN' COUNTRY BAND Georgia-based traditional country band.
GEORGIA DISH BOYS Raucous and rootsy local rock group fronted by songwriter Seth Martin.
Participate in a guided meditation session in the galleries. Meet in the lobby.
The 5th annual Dancefx Block Party with Dancefx Athens & MixWire Productions offers performances, giveaways and treats from Holy Crepe and Lil Ice Cream Dude. DJ L.A. Darius spins the latest hits.
The Classic City Ballroom Dancers present an evening of ballroom dancing with music from DJ Ron Weigel.
(Second Floor Rotunda) Join curator Jason Hasty each Friday before a UGA home game for a closer look at the exhibit "Beautiful and Brutal: Georgia Bulldog Football, 2017." Visitors will have a chance to share memories and get hands-on with a selection of historic materials from the UGA Athletic Association archives.
Enjoy calming time with coloring, classical music and tea or coffee. Adults only.
Celebrate three new exhibitions with a live DJ, photo booth and other treats. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.
This month's gathering highlights a collection of work from artist Emily Mann of Ink + Indigo, plus cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and in-store consultations for how to add art to the home.
See artwork by Marisa Mustard. This event will feature food, beverages and live music from the Georgia Dish Boys.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with three channels of music. One of them is a request line!
DJ OSMOSE International touring DJ and Athens resident lays down an all-vinyl set of funk, soul, boogie and more.
Drag show hosted by Kellie Divine featuring local performers.
(Room 214) Improv Athens presents a night of comedy and improv.
Comedian David McIver presents a show all about all about escapism, loneliness and role-playing games. Explore the Realms of Warquest, where you can level up, complete quests, defeat monsters and watch some character comedy. See Calendar Pick on p. 15.
Over 75,000 books, all priced at $2 and under. CDs at $1, and DVDs at $3. Items will be half-priced on Saturday. Proceeds benefit the Oconee County Library.
Join the brewery for a movie every Friday night.
OCAF members are invited to submit works for the fourth annual "Reciprocal" juried exhibition held on the University of North Georgia-Oconee Campus. This year's theme is "Georgia on My Mind." Deadline Sept. 13. www.ocaf.com