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Wedding Wednesday Open House

Live Wire 227 W Dougherty St., Athens, GA, United States

Drop in for a venue tour and meet with wedding planners and vendors. 4–8 p.m. FREE! www.livewireathens.com

Leap into New Friendships Speed Dating

Athentic Brewing Co. 108 Park Ave., Athens, GA, United States

A fun evening with eight rounds of speed dating for those looking to meet and mingle with LQBTQ+ folks in the community. Ages 21 & up. 6:30 p.m. $5 suggested donation. www.athenspride.org

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First Fridays

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens, GA, United States

Kick off the weekend with live music, an on-site food truck and a mini-market featuring local vendors. First Fridays, 5–10 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com

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One Night Stand: A Sexuality Powerpoint Party

Revolution Therapy and Yoga 675 Pulaski St., Athens, GA, United States

A monthly edu-taiment event with micro talks by experts and enthusiasts about anything within the realm of sexuality. 5:30–7 p.m. $5–15 donation. www.revolutiontherapyandyoga.com

Classic City Swing 9 Friday Night Dance

UGA New Dance Theatre 263 W. Green St., Athens, GA, United States

The night will begin with a beginner swing dance lesson (7–8 p.m.), followed by a social dance with a live band (8–11 p.m.). $15 (w/ UGA ID), $30. www.classiccityswing.com

Seed Swap and Book Sale

No. 3 Railroad Street #3 Railroad St., Arnoldsville, GA, United States

Friends of the Oglethorpe Co. Library is sponsoring this seed swap and book sale with proceeds benefitting the library. 10 a.m.–2 p.m. fologlethorpe@gmail.com

Oconee Library Grand Opening

Oconee County Library 1080 Experiment Station Rd., Watkinsville, GA, United States

Check out the library’s new location with an opening ceremony, live music, magic show, folk dancing and more. 10 a.m.–7:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

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All Are Welcome Spring Market

Athentic Brewing Co. 108 Park Ave., Athens, GA, United States

Browse over 50 local vendors with live music entertainment throughout the day. Mar. 2–3, 12–6 p.m. www.athenticbrewing.com

Crafting Serenity, Nurturing Beauty

Lotus International 5 Dairy Pak Rd., Athens, United States

Bonsai artist Jim Doyle will share his bonsai technique and knowledge with a demonstration. 1:30 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/LotusInternationalInc

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Saturday Salsa

Oak House Distillery 1015 Macon Hwy., Athens, GA, United States

Enjoy a cozy night of dancing salsa, bachata and merengue. All ages. 6:30–10:30 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/OakHouseDistillery

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All Are Welcome Spring Market

Athentic Brewing Co. 108 Park Ave., Athens, GA, United States

Browse over 50 local vendors with live music entertainment throughout the day. Mar. 2–3, 12–6 p.m. www.athenticbrewing.com

Explore The Creative Space

Oconee County Library 1080 Experiment Station Rd., Watkinsville, GA, United States

Demos for the new 3D printer, laser engraver, digital editing stations and Classic City Vibes recording studio will be available in addition to gaming experiences. 6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

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Really, Really Free Market

Reese and Pope Park

Just like a yard sale, but everything is free. Bring what you can, take what you need. Second Saturday of every month. 12–1:30 p.m. reallyreallyfreemarketathens@gmail.com, www.facebook.com/RRFMAthens

Georgia Beer Day

Athens, GA Athens, GA, United States

Athens’ participating breweries Athentic Brewing Co., Creature Comforts and Southern Brewing Co. will be offering a limited edition collector’s pint glass with individual celebrations. 12–10 p.m. FREE! www.georgiacraftbrewersguild.org

Ciné Oscar Gala

1055 Barber 1055 Barber St., Athens, GA

This fundraiser features a red carpet entry, swag bags, live music, dancing, buffet, live auction, photo booths, contests and more. 6–10 p.m. $150 & up. www.athenscine.com

Spring Fling and Shop

The Globe 199 N Lumpkin St, Athens

Browse locally crafted jewelry, art prints, home decor, and ceramics. FREE! 2​​–5 p.m. www.globetavern.com

UGA Humanities Festival Kickoff Reception

UGA Founders Memorial Garden 325 South Jackson St., Athens, GA, United States

The program will begin with remarks from staff and follow with conversation and refreshments. 5 p.m. FREE! willson.uga.edu

Whiskies of Ireland

J's Bottle Shop 1452 Prince Avenue, Athens

Experience the rich and diverse flavors of Ireland’s finest whiskies by sampling. 7–9 p.m. $25. www.eventbrite.com/cc/whiskies-of-the-world-2578279

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Terrapin Mobile Food Pantry

Terrapin Beer Co. 265 Newton Bridge Road, Athens, GA, United States

First come, first serve rain or shine food distribution for those in need who meet income eligibility requirements. Third Fridays, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

Explore The Creative Space

Oconee County Library 1080 Experiment Station Rd., Watkinsville, GA, United States

Demos for the new 3D printer, laser engraver, digital editing stations and Classic City Vibes recording studio will be available in addition to gaming experiences. 11 a.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

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Pups & Pints

Athentic Brewing Co. 108 Park Ave., Athens, GA, United States

The patio will be full of adoptable dogs with a free pour for every adoption. Third Sundays, 3–6 p.m. www.athenticbrewing.com

Wine, Cider & Terroir

Fire Station #2 265 Cleveland Rd., Athens, GA, United States

Sample of a variety of wine and ciders as author Diane Flynt discusses complex fermented beverages and signs copies of her book Wild, Tamed, Lost, Revived: The Surprising Story of Apples in the South. 5 p.m. $20. www.avidbookshop.com/event/dianeflynt

Friends Annual Meeting

State Botanical Garden of Georgia 2450 S. Milledge Ave., Athens, GA, United States

This year’s Friends of the Garden Annual Meeting features keynote speaker, writer and garden designer Jay Sifford. 7 p.m. FREE! www.botgarden.uga.edu

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First Fridays

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens, GA, United States

Kick off the weekend with live music, an on-site food truck and a mini-market featuring local vendors. First Fridays, 5–10 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com

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HauntFest

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens, GA, United States

This off-season Halloween/horror festival features live music, art vendors, entertainment and activities with the theme April Ghouls. 5 p.m.–12 a.m. $15/day or $25/weekend (adv.), $20/day. www.hauntfest.us

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HauntFest

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens, GA, United States

This off-season Halloween/horror festival features live music, art vendors, entertainment and activities with the theme April Ghouls. 5 p.m.–12 a.m. $15/day or $25/weekend (adv.), $20/day. www.hauntfest.us

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Really, Really Free Market

Reese and Pope Park

Just like a yard sale, but everything is free. Bring what you can, take what you need. Second Saturday of every month. 12–1:30 p.m. reallyreallyfreemarketathens@gmail.com, www.facebook.com/RRFMAthens

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Terrapin Mobile Food Pantry

Terrapin Beer Co. 265 Newton Bridge Road, Athens, GA, United States

First come, first serve rain or shine food distribution for those in need who meet income eligibility requirements. Third Fridays, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

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Pups & Pints

Athentic Brewing Co. 108 Park Ave., Athens, GA, United States

The patio will be full of adoptable dogs with a free pour for every adoption. Third Sundays, 3–6 p.m. www.athenticbrewing.com

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First Fridays

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens, GA, United States

Kick off the weekend with live music, an on-site food truck and a mini-market featuring local vendors. First Fridays, 5–10 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com

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Really, Really Free Market

Reese and Pope Park

Just like a yard sale, but everything is free. Bring what you can, take what you need. Second Saturday of every month. 12–1:30 p.m. reallyreallyfreemarketathens@gmail.com, www.facebook.com/RRFMAthens

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Terrapin Mobile Food Pantry

Terrapin Beer Co. 265 Newton Bridge Road, Athens, GA, United States

First come, first serve rain or shine food distribution for those in need who meet income eligibility requirements. Third Fridays, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

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Pups & Pints

Athentic Brewing Co. 108 Park Ave., Athens, GA, United States

The patio will be full of adoptable dogs with a free pour for every adoption. Third Sundays, 3–6 p.m. www.athenticbrewing.com

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First Fridays

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens, GA, United States

Kick off the weekend with live music, an on-site food truck and a mini-market featuring local vendors. First Fridays, 5–10 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com

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Really, Really Free Market

Reese and Pope Park

Just like a yard sale, but everything is free. Bring what you can, take what you need. Second Saturday of every month. 12–1:30 p.m. reallyreallyfreemarketathens@gmail.com, www.facebook.com/RRFMAthens

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Terrapin Mobile Food Pantry

Terrapin Beer Co. 265 Newton Bridge Road, Athens, GA, United States

First come, first serve rain or shine food distribution for those in need who meet income eligibility requirements. Third Fridays, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

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First Fridays

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens, GA, United States

Kick off the weekend with live music, an on-site food truck and a mini-market featuring local vendors. First Fridays, 5–10 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com

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Really, Really Free Market

Reese and Pope Park

Just like a yard sale, but everything is free. Bring what you can, take what you need. Second Saturday of every month. 12–1:30 p.m. reallyreallyfreemarketathens@gmail.com, www.facebook.com/RRFMAthens

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Terrapin Mobile Food Pantry

Terrapin Beer Co. 265 Newton Bridge Road, Athens, GA, United States

First come, first serve rain or shine food distribution for those in need who meet income eligibility requirements. Third Fridays, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

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First Fridays

Southern Brewing Co. 231 Collins Industrial Blvd., Athens, GA, United States

Kick off the weekend with live music, an on-site food truck and a mini-market featuring local vendors. First Fridays, 5–10 p.m. FREE! www.sobrewco.com

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Really, Really Free Market

Reese and Pope Park

Just like a yard sale, but everything is free. Bring what you can, take what you need. Second Saturday of every month. 12–1:30 p.m. reallyreallyfreemarketathens@gmail.com, www.facebook.com/RRFMAthens

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Terrapin Mobile Food Pantry

Terrapin Beer Co. 265 Newton Bridge Road, Athens, GA, United States

First come, first serve rain or shine food distribution for those in need who meet income eligibility requirements. Third Fridays, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

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Really, Really Free Market

Reese and Pope Park

Just like a yard sale, but everything is free. Bring what you can, take what you need. Second Saturday of every month. 12–1:30 p.m. reallyreallyfreemarketathens@gmail.com, www.facebook.com/RRFMAthens

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Terrapin Mobile Food Pantry

Terrapin Beer Co. 265 Newton Bridge Road, Athens, GA, United States

First come, first serve rain or shine food distribution for those in need who meet income eligibility requirements. Third Fridays, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com

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Really, Really Free Market

Reese and Pope Park

Just like a yard sale, but everything is free. Bring what you can, take what you need. Second Saturday of every month. 12–1:30 p.m. reallyreallyfreemarketathens@gmail.com, www.facebook.com/RRFMAthens

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Terrapin Mobile Food Pantry

Terrapin Beer Co. 265 Newton Bridge Road, Athens, GA, United States

First come, first serve rain or shine food distribution for those in need who meet income eligibility requirements. Third Fridays, 10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.terrapinbeer.com