COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, October 29

35 events

Kidstuff

  • East Athens Community Center

    5–7 p.m. $3 (ACC residents), $4.50 (non-ACC residents) www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    East Athens Halloween Carnival

    Festivities include a costume contest, face painting, haunted house, games and more. Ages 5–18.

  • Cedar Shoals High School

    6–8 p.m. FREE! 706-546-5375

    Cedar Shoals Safe Trick-or-Treat

    Candy, games and crafts for kids under 12 and their families.

  • Memorial Park

    10:30 a.m. $3–4. 706-613-3580

    Me and You at the Zoo

    (Bear Hollow Zoo) Ages 18 months–6 years are invited for a morning of animals, crafts and stories. Children must be chaperoned and registration is required.

  • Memorial Park

    10:30 a.m. $3–4. www.accgov.com/leisure

    Tiny Tales on Tuesdays

    Storytime and a craft. Ages 18 months–6 years. 

  • ACC Library

    4 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    D&D Club

    Dungeons and Dragons for all experience levels.

  • Lay Park

    6 p.m. $3–4.50. www.accgov.com/halloween

    Zombie Fun & Fright Night

    This night of fright and family fun features themed crafts and spooky games and haunted house. For ages 212. Children under eight must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

  • ACC Library

    9:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Georgie the Ghost’s Halloween Storytime Party

    Discover the classic story of Georgie the Ghost and enjoy seasonal songs, rhymes, crafts and snacks. For children ages 25 and their caregiver. Costumes are encouraged.

  • ACC Library

    9:30 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Georgie the Ghost’s Halloween Storytime Party

    Discover the classic story of Georgie the Ghost and enjoy seasonal songs, rhymes, crafts and snacks. For children ages 25 and their caregiver. Costumes are encouraged.

  • Bogart Library

    6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Day of the Dead Crafts

    Get ready for Day of the Dead by making  and decorating sugar skulls, flower crowns and more. Grades 612 only.

  • Cedar Shoals High School

    6 p.m. FREE! www.clarke.k12.ga.us/cedarshoals

    Safe Trick or Treat

    Come out for candy, games and crafts. Ages 12 and under and their families are invited.

Games

  • Hi-Lo Lounge

    8:30 p.m. FREE! 706-850-8561

    Trivia

    General trivia hosted by Jacob and Wes.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

    8 p.m. FREE! www.locosgrill.com

    Locos Trivia

    Westside and Eastside locations of Locos Grill and Pub feature trivia night every Tuesday.

  • The Rook and Pawn

    6 p.m. FREE! www.therookandpawn.com

    Happy Hour Trivia

    Hosted by James Majure. 

  • Blind Pig Tavern

    8:30 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/blindpigtavern

    Full Contact Trivia

    (2301 College Station Road) Every Tuesday.

  • Johnny's New York Style Pizza

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-354-1515

    Johnny's Trivia

    Classic City Trivia hosts Terrapin-sponsored trivia. Win house cash and prizes.

  • Starland Pizzeria and Pub

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-613-8773

    Trivia

    Test your trivia knowledge.

  • The Office Sports Bar and Grill

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-521-5898

    Trivia

    Play to win. Every Tuesday.

Events

  • 5:30–7:30 p.m. FREE! 706-542-8250

    Haunted High-rises and Fall Festival

    (UGA Housing) Creswell Hall and Russell Hall host a festival featuring trick-or-treating for children, fall crafts and a haunted house.

  • That Bar Athens

    10 p.m. FREE! www.thatbarathens.com

    Shotties and Hotties Singles Mixer

    Play adult drinking games.

  • Athens City Hall

    4–7 p.m. www.culinarykitchenofathens.com

    Downtown Culinary Showcase

    Discover a variety of vendors selling everything from sweets, jewelry, Jamaican food, flavored vinegar, loose leaf teas, vegan cupcakes and more. A portion of proceeds help support the Culinary Kitchen of Athens, a shared commercial kitchen to help small local businesses. Every Tuesday.

  • ACC Library

    Oct. 28–29, 5:30–8 p.m. FREE! www.athens.ga.local.bahai.us

    Bahaullah Birthday Celebration

    All are welcome to join the Athens Baha'i community in an interfaith musical performance by local artists featuring refreshments and a screening of Dawn of the Light (Monday) and Light to the World (Tuesday) and to celebrate the birthday of Bahaullah, founder of the Baha'i faith.

  • Dancefx

    7 p.m. (lesson), 7:30 p.m. (dance). $3–5. www.dancefx.org

    Halloween Salsa Social

    Come out for a spooky dance social. Dances include salsa, bachata, merengue, cha-cha and a few tangos. Costumes encouraged but not required.

Classes

  • ACC Library

    10 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Computer Class: iPad/iPhone Basics

    Learn about the current state of Internet privacy and security and tips on how to protect your personal information and control your privacy. Free registration required. Sign up at the Information Services Desk

  • 7 p.m. $15. www.ballroom-arts.com

    Ballroom Styling & Technique

    (Ballroom Arts Dance Studio, 2 S. Main St., Watkinsville) Improve your dancing appearance by studying proper arm styling, weight movement, expression and more.

  • 7:45 p.m. $15. www.ballroom-arts.com

    Latin Rhythm Styling & Technique

    (Ballroom Arts Dance Studio, 2 S. Main St., Watkinsville) Improve your dancing appearance by studying proper arm styling, weight movement, expression and more. This course will focus on Latin walks, leg action and contra body movements.

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    10 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Genealogy Class

    ACC Heritage Room Librarian Ashley Shull leads this fun and informative session on genealogical research to introduce participants to both traditional and online tools. Ages 12 & up.

Art

Live Music