COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Saturday, November 23

20 events

Events

  • Bishop Park

    8 a.m.-12 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    The market hosts around 45 vendors, children's activities and cooking demos. All produce is grown locally, sustainably and by those who are selling it. Live music by Random Acts. This is the last market of the season.

  • (Neat Pieces Antiques, 5769 Hwy. 72 E., Carlton) 10 a.m.–5 p.m. 706-797-3317, www.facebook.com/neatpiecesantiques

    Neat Pieces Antiques Holiday Market

    Enjoy live music, baked goods, coffee and BBQ as you shop for the holiday season.

Kidstuff

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    2 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.com/madison

    Family Movie and Craft

    Enjoy popcorn and a Thanksgiving family movie on the big screen. Children under age 10 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

  • ACC Library

    11 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Owl’ll Be Seeing You

    What type of books do owls like to read? Hooo-dunnits! Come listen to some stories at this special storytime all about owls! For children ages 38 and their caregiver. 

DJs

Live Music

Classes

  • 5–7 p.m. $45. wine.jsbottleshop@gmail.com

    Burgundy: An Exploration

    (J's Bottle Shop, 1452 Prince Ave.) Delve into the basics of Burgundy, France. Explore its varied styles, terroirs and famous vineyards. Compare and contrast a dozen wines from the region.

Art

  • Madison Morgan Cultural Center

    5 p.m. (curator's talk), 6 p.m. (reception). FREE! www.mmcc-arts.org

    People, Places, Things: Opening Reception

    Celebrate the opening of the Atlanta Photography Group's (APG) collaborative exhibition. Juror Samuel Gerace III of the Booth Museum in Cartersville will speak before the reception. See Calendar Pick on p. 16.

Film

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    4 p.m. FREE! www.uuathensga.org

    Exploration Session: Athens Rising: The Sicyon Project

    The full-length documentary from local filmmaker James Preston celebrates the creative class in the Classic City. Preston will host a Q&A after the film.  

Comedy

  • Moonlight Theater

    Nov. 21–23, 8 p.m. $8–14. www.moonlighttheatercompany.com

    Buckskin Gulch

    Saddle up for a showdown at Buckskin Gulch. This physical comedy is everything you'd hope to find in a Western: gunfights, betrayal, romance, adventure, revenge, murder and more.

Sports

Ending Saturday, November 23

 

Classes

  • Nimbl Classes

    (Nimbl, 160 Winston Dr. #9) Classes offered for kids, teens and adults in dance forms, creative movement, making dances and pilates. Check website for descriptions and times. www.nimbleathens.com