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Sunday, September 29

17 events

Kidstuff

Events

  • 2–9:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenspride.com

    Athens PRIDE Festival

    (Washington Street between Hull & Pulaski Streets) The festival includes food trucks, street vendors, kids activities and a special performance by Divas Under the Lights, featuring Eureka O'Hara from "RuPaul's Drag Race." See story on p. 13.

  • Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation, Firehall #2

    2 p.m. $12 (members), $15. www.historicathens.com/heritagewalks

    Reese Street Historic District Walking Tour

    (Register for Meeting Address) Community leader Marvin Nunnally will provide a tour of this significant late-19th century urban neighborhood, which was home to a broad spectrum of Athens’ prominent black citizens.

  • 5:30 p.m. $20–75. www.ywco.org

    East Side Eats

    (Athens YWCO) This community event features samples from Craft Public House, DePalma's Eastside, Dominick's,  Lil' Ice Cream Dude and many more. The event also includes a silent auction, cork pull and music.

  • Georgia Theatre

    5–9 p.m. $10. www.fuelhotyoga.com

    One Posture at a Time Benefit Concert and Potluck

    (Rooftop) Enjoy live music and a community potluck in honor of National Recovery Month. Musicians Carrie Welling and Sarah Clanton of Nashville will perform. Proceeds benefit One Posture at a Time.

  • 2–7 p.m. FREE! www.gymnasiaathens.com

    Grand Opening Celebration

    (Gymnasia Athens, 1091 Baxter St.) Learn about all of the gymnastics classes the new studio offers. Activities include a bake sale, lemonade stand, hula hoop contest, door prizes, local vendors and giveaways.

  • The Foundry

    9 p.m. www.athenspride.org

    Athens Pride After Party

    Close out Athens Pride week with more partying.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    9 p.m. www.hendershotscoffee.com

    Pride Ball: The Original Divas Under the Lights

    Celebrate Pride Week with hosts Kellie Divine and Lori Divine, plus performances by Diego Wolf, Athens Showgirl Cabaret, Effie's Club Follies, Artivins Ravion Thorpe and more. 

Games

Live Music

  • Akademia Brewing Co.

    6 p.m. (Fri), 3 p.m. (Sat–Sun). FREE! www.akademiabc.com

    ATHTOBERFEST A three-day festival featuring live music from Monsoon, Four Eyes, Shehehe, Misnomer, Wieuca, Clip Art, Caulfield, The Family Recipe, Vision Video and more. 

  • Cloverleaf Farm

    5 p.m. (Fri). 10 a.m. (Sat–Sun). www.wildwoodrevival.com

    WILDWOOD REVIVAL The three-day Americana festival features performances by Lucinda Williams, Son Volt, Shovels & Rope, Rebirth Brass Band, Lily Hiatt, Cedric Burnside, Langhorne Slim, T. Hardy Morris, Super Doppler, Mandolin Orange and lots more. See story on p. 12.

  • Downtown Athens

    2 p.m. FREE! www.athenspride.org

    ATHENS PRIDE FESTIVAL Featuring live music from Linqua Franqa, Nana Grizol, Taylor Alxndr and others, plus drag performances and lots more. See story on p. 13.

Performance

  • 3 p.m. FREE! (donations accepted) 404-314-1891, www.amethystbaroque.com

    Eine Kleine Kammermusik: Music of the German Baroque

    (St. Stephen's Anglican Catholic Church, 800 Timothy Rd.) Enjoy a live music performance dedicated to German influence on the evolution of baroque music.

Art

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    3 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Georgia Artists with DisAbilities Reception

    In partnership with the Pilot Club of Madison County, the Madison County Libray presents a reception for the Georgia Artists with DisAbilities exhibit. Light refreshments will be provided.