Wednesday, February 5

37 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    8 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18–20).

    KWAZYMOTO Noisy local punk- and and math-influenced rock group.

    A DEER A HORSE Sludgy noise-rock trio from Brooklyn, NY.

    MUTANT FLESH Doom-metal band from Philadelphia.

    NOISE MOUNTAIN New heavy rock group.

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $5.

    WHEN PARTICLES COLLIDE New England-based rock duo.

    FISHBUG Up-and-coming local punk rock band.

    GIFT ECONOMY Mindful, melodic folk-punk shared through intense, engaging performances.

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. $7.

    MINGLEWOOD Local artists pay tribute to the Grateful Dead.

  • Georgia Theatre

    7 p.m. $15 (adv.), $17 (door).

    LOST DOG STREET BAND Nomadic folk trio that pulls together musical influences from traditional country, old time and blues.

    CASPER ALLEN Outlaw country devotee from New Orleans.

  • Nowhere Bar

    9 p.m. $3.

    CHRIS WILCOX Country singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN.

    TOM MACKELL Americana singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN, via Charleston, SC.

  • 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.



Karaoke & Open Mic

  • Boar's Head Lounge

    11 p.m. FREE! 706-369-3040

    Open Mic Night

    OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided.

Word on the Street

  • Athens, GA

    Summer Staff

    ACC Leisure Services in now hiring approximately 100 positions ranging from camp counselors, lifeguards and pool staff.

  • Winterville Center for Community and Culture

    4th Anniversary Open House

    The center celebrates its fourth birthday with a week-long open house. Free classes include Akido, belly dancing, chess, Pilates and Stretch. Also expect special events like a potluck luncheon, an artist-in-residence, the Winterville Elementary art reception and more. Feb. 3–7, 6–8 p.m. 706-742-0823,

  • Athens

    Voter Registration

    The deadline for voter registration or change of address is Feb. 24. Verify your status, change your name/address or register to vote!


Lectures & Lit


  • Lamar Dodd School of Art

    12 p.m. FREE!

    Gallery Talk

    Artists of "All Together Now!" will speak on their work. See Art Notes on p. 10.



  • Little Italy

    5–7 p.m. FREE!

    Open Mike: Pizza & Politics

    Meet an organizer of the Bloomberg for President Campaign and receive information on the election, volunteering and Michael Bloomberg.


  • On Stage Walton

    Driving Miss Daisy

    On Stage, Monroe presents auditions for Driving Miss Daisy. Feb. 26, 7–9 p.m. & Feb. 29, 12–2 p.m.,