Sunday, February 23

15 events

Live Music


  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    4 p.m. Donations suggested.

    Closing Event

    The 2020 Juried Exhibition features works of art in a wide range of media. The closing event features an artists in roundtable discussion.


  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    Feb. 21, 6–8 p.m. $5. (preview sale, items priced double). Feb. 22, 8 a.m.–4 p.m. Feb. 23, 1–4 p.m. (half price items).

    OCAF Thrift Sale

    Over 10,000 items will be available at NE Georgia's largest thrift sale. Proceeds benefit OCAF.

  • First AME Church

    10 a.m. FREE! 706-548-1454,

    First AME Black History Program

    Rita Daniels, great-great-grandniece of Harriet Tubman, is the guest speaker for this year's program titled "Family Heritage and the Underground Railroad."

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    7–9 p.m.

    LLS Benefit Show

    Alternative rock band A.D. Blanco performs to raise funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.


  • Southern Brewing Company

    5–7 p.m. FREE!


    General trivia hosted by Solo Entertainment. House prizes and discounted tabs. 


  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Feb. 21-23, 7:30 p.m. $3-20.

    UGA Opera Theatre

    The UGA Opera Theatre presents Il Barbiere di Siviglia. 

  • Morton Theatre

    Feb. 22, 7 p.m. Feb. 23, 3 p.m. $12–15.


    The East Athens Dance Center's production, "Emotions," includes various humanistic emotions interpreted through technical, concert dance to eclectic sounds and musical pieces.

  • 3 p.m. $20 (suggested donation).

    Flye Care & Anguish

    (St. Stephen's Anglican Catholic Church, 800 Timothy Rd.) Enjoy a performance exploring music of the English baroque period.


  • Oconee County Library

    2:30 p.m. FREE!

    Sunday Cinema

    Watch a 2016 biographical drama starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monáe. Popcorn provided. For adults.

  • ACC Library

    3 p.m. FREE!

    Rosa Parks: The First Lady of the Civil Rights Movement

    Enjoy a free film screening, followed by a panel discussion on Rosa Parks’ legacy as a mid-century icon, the Civil Rights Movement and the current struggle to actualize life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for all American citizens. Panelists include Athens artist and community activist Broderick Flanagan; Freda Giles, Associate Professor Emerita of Theatre and Film Studies and African American Studies at UGA; and Dawn D. Bennett-Alexander, J.D., Associate Professor of Employment Law and Legal Studies at UGA’s Terry College of Business. Presented by Athens Chautauqua, Reinventing America.


Ending Sunday, February 23


Word on the Street

  • Rocksprings Community Center

    Spring Programs

    Programs are offered in the arts, environmental science, recreation, sports, holiday events and more. For both adults and children.