Wednesday, October 30

35 events

Live Music

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    Athens Farmers Market. 4 p.m. FREE!

    RANDOM ACTS Elberton-based party band playing rock, pop, country and more.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $8.

    DEEP STATE Local band playing driving, punky, melodic guitar-rock.

    MINIHORSE Fuzzed-up indie-rock group from Ypsilanti, MI. See Calendar Pick on p. 14.

    TUSH New, hazy local punk band from musician Phelan LaVelle.

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. $7 (adv.), $10 (door).

    FEMINENERGY Featuring performances by Sister Moon, The Last Chance Riders, Hit Lizard, Royal Sun, Rachael Plays Guitar, Grace Conley, Table for Two, Taylor Alxndr and Amanda Roark.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 9:30 p.m. $10 (adv.), $12 (door).

    GIMME HENDRIX Award-winning local Jimi Hendrix cover band. 

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 6:30 p.m. FREE!

    THE ELOVATERS Reggae six-piece from Boston, MA.

  • The Globe

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-353-4721

    THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Mary Sigalas, Dan Horowitz, Steve Key and surprise guests play swingin' tunes from the '10s, '20s and '30s.

  • Locos Grill & Pub

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

    RICK FOWLER BAND Original, guitar-driven blues-rock group.

  • Nowhere Bar

    9 p.m. $5.

    BLACKFOOT GYPSIES Blues- and country-influenced garage-rock band from Nashville, TN.

  • 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.




  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE!

    Athens Farmers Market

    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. Nov. 20 is the final downtown market of the year.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    4–8 p.m.

    Beer Release Party

    Celebrate the release of the "Dispensary Pack," including the flavors "Jazz Cabbage," "Magic Brownie Ale," and "Dancing Gummy Beer."

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE!

    Listening in the Dark VI: Revenge of the Creeps

    (Appleton Auditorium) An evening of spine tingling, bone chilling tales as told by Tracy Adkins, Jacquline Elsner, Kelly McGlaun-Field, Eddie Whitlock and Candace Wiggins.


  • 6–7:30 p.m. FREE!

    Trick or Treat Tour

    (Cedar Creek Water Reclamation, 4100 S. Barnett Shoals Rd.) Take a tour and learn about the water treatment process that keeps Athens' water clean and brewing. Costumes optional.

Word on the Street

  • ACC Library

    Scanning One-on-One

    Get help digitizing family heirlooms for lifelong preservation. Library staff is available to assist in working with documents, photos and slides. Registration required. Wednesdays, 2 p.m.



  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    12 p.m. FREE!

    Corey Madden: Artist as Leader

    (S160) Award-winning writer and director Corey Madden directs strategic initiatives that creatively blend the arts, enterprise and innovative practice to positively impact the lives and careers of artists. Madden produces the interview series, “The Artist as Leader,” and teaches a course of the same name.


  • Moonlight Theater

    Oct. 30, 9:30 p.m. Oct. 31–Nov. 1, 8 p.m. $8–14.

    Don't Look Under Pulaski

    A spooky comedy special full of monsters, mysteries, murder and more.