Grand Opening of ATH|BNB’s The Rushmore

ATH|BNB's The Rushmore 1175 S. Milledge Ave., Athens

ATH|BNB, an innovative new lifestyle and accommodation concept, hosts a grand opening for The Rushmore, a luxury, modern bed and breakfast decorated by Athens design firm Metal + Petal. 1:30–4 p.m. FREE! www.stayathbnb.com

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Bike Night

Akademia Brewing Company 150 Crane Dr., Athens

Grab a beer with The Lita's Athens Motorcycle Collective and raise money for charity. First Thursday of every month. All bikes and people welcome. 6–9 p.m. www.akademiabc.com

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Marigold Market

Athens

Vendors offer local produce, prepared and baked goods, and arts and crafts. The season runs every Saturday through Dec. 11, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. marigoldmarketwinterville@gmail.com

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West Broad Farmers Market

Athens Housing Authority 300 Rocksprings St., Athens

Shop online for products from local farmers and vendors each week from Sunday at 5 p.m.–Thursday at 1 p.m. Drive-thru pickup is available Saturdays, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. www.wbfm.locallgrown.net

Free COVID-19 Vaccines

Bishop Park 705 Sunset Dr., Athens

No appointment needed and walk-ups welcome for COVID-19 vaccines. No insurance or ID required. 12:30–2:30 p.m. FREE! www.publichealthathens.com

Free COVID-19 Vaccines

Bishop Park 705 Sunset Dr., Athens

No appointment, insurance or ID required. Walk-ups welcome. 12:30–2:30 p.m. www.publichealthisforeveryone.com

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Sunday Funday

Rabbit Hole Studios 1001 Winterville Rd., Athens

Every Sunday from 5-7 p.m., join the White Rabbit Collective for a free drum circle outside of Ben and Jerry’s on College Avenue. Some instruments are provided, but guests are encouraged to bring their own drums and rattles. An afterparty at Rabbit Hole Studios from 7:30 p.m.–12 a.m. offers space for playing drums, singing songs, playing ping pong and board games, reading books, doing yoga, making art and more. www.rabbitholestudios.org

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Athens Farmers Market

Athens

Markets offer fresh produce, flowers, eggs, meats, prepared foods and a variety of arts and crafts. Live music begins at 5 p.m. AFM doubles SNAP dollars spent at the market. Every Wednesday, 4–7 p.m. www.athensfarmersmarket.net

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Jazz Night

Porterhouse Grill 459 E Broad St, Athens

6–9 p.m. www.porterhouseathens.com/jazz JAZZ NIGHT Enjoy standards, improv and originals by a live jazz trio every Wednesday night over dinner.

Free COVD-19 Vaccines

Akademia Brewing Company 150 Crane Dr., Athens

No appointment needed and walk-ups welcome for COVID-19 vaccines. No insurance or ID required. 5:00–8:00 p.m. FREE! www.publichealthathens.com

Murder Mystery Dinner Fundraiser

Trumps Catering 2026 S. Milledge Ave., Athens

YWCO presents a murder mystery dinner theater. Guests may be victims, suspects, witnesses or sleuths as a murder is discovered and a crime must be solved. Includes a meal, interactive performance, cash bar and silent auction. Proceeds benefit Girls Club, a summer camp for low-income girls. 7 p.m. $75, $300/table of four, $600/table of eight. www.ywco.org/events

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Marigold Market

Athens

Vendors offer local produce, prepared and baked goods, and arts and crafts. The season runs every Saturday through Dec. 11, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. marigoldmarketwinterville@gmail.com

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West Broad Farmers Market

Athens Housing Authority 300 Rocksprings St., Athens

Shop online for products from local farmers and vendors each week from Sunday at 5 p.m.–Thursday at 1 p.m. Drive-thru pickup is available Saturdays, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. www.wbfm.locallgrown.net

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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, 12–2 p.m. reallyreallyfreemarketathens@gmail.com, www.facebook.com/RRFMAthens

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Hope Gala “Mask”querade Ball

Rialto Room 500 College Ave., Athens

Presented by the Ashton Hope Keegan Foundation, the fourth annual Hope Gala includes dinner, drinks, live music, a silent auction and a raffle. Aug. 14, 6–9 p.m. www.ashtonhopekeeganfoundation.networkforgood.com

Live Wrestling

Southern Brewing Co., Monroe 123 N. Lumpkin St., Athens

Southern Violence Wrestling presents live wrestling matches. 7–9 p.m. $5 (ages 6–12), $10 (ringside), $15 (VIP). www.sobrewco.com

7th Annual Bark and Wine

Grant Hill Farms 29 Waynes Lane, Commerce

Madison-Oglethorpe Animal Shelter's largest fundraiser of the year includes an Italian dinner, dessert and coffee bar, complimentary wine, live music, live and silent auctions, raffles and more. 4–8 p.m. $45. www.moaspets.com/barkandwine

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Sunday Funday

Rabbit Hole Studios 1001 Winterville Rd., Athens

Every Sunday from 5-7 p.m., join the White Rabbit Collective for a free drum circle outside of Ben and Jerry’s on College Avenue. Some instruments are provided, but guests are encouraged to bring their own drums and rattles. An afterparty at Rabbit Hole Studios from 7:30 p.m.–12 a.m. offers space for playing drums, singing songs, playing ping pong and board games, reading books, doing yoga, making art and more. www.rabbitholestudios.org

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Mobile Food Pantry

General Time Athens 100 Newton Bridge Rd., Athens

Terrapin Beer Co. alongside Food Bank of Northeast Georgia and various local sponsors will host a Mobile Food Pantry, a drive-thru food pantry for those in need, on the 3rd Monday of each month thru 2021. All ACC residents that meet income requirements are encouraged to attend. First come, first served. This event will take place outside rain or shine. www.terrapinbeer.com

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Free Health Clinic

Nuçi's Space 396 Oconee St., Athens

Health clinic for uninsured musicians, friends and family. Doctors on-site can diagnose, offer and prescribe treatment and make referrals. Call Nuçi's Space to make your appointment. 1:30–4 p.m. FREE! 706-277-1515, www.nuci.org

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Athens Farmers Market

Athens

Markets offer fresh produce, flowers, eggs, meats, prepared foods and a variety of arts and crafts. Live music begins at 5 p.m. AFM doubles SNAP dollars spent at the market. Every Wednesday, 4–7 p.m. www.athensfarmersmarket.net

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Jazz Night

Porterhouse Grill 459 E Broad St, Athens

6–9 p.m. www.porterhouseathens.com/jazz JAZZ NIGHT Enjoy standards, improv and originals by a live jazz trio every Wednesday night over dinner.

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Marigold Market

Athens

Vendors offer local produce, prepared and baked goods, and arts and crafts. The season runs every Saturday through Dec. 11, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. marigoldmarketwinterville@gmail.com

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West Broad Farmers Market

Athens Housing Authority 300 Rocksprings St., Athens

Shop online for products from local farmers and vendors each week from Sunday at 5 p.m.–Thursday at 1 p.m. Drive-thru pickup is available Saturdays, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. www.wbfm.locallgrown.net

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Sunday Funday

Rabbit Hole Studios 1001 Winterville Rd., Athens

Every Sunday from 5-7 p.m., join the White Rabbit Collective for a free drum circle outside of Ben and Jerry’s on College Avenue. Some instruments are provided, but guests are encouraged to bring their own drums and rattles. An afterparty at Rabbit Hole Studios from 7:30 p.m.–12 a.m. offers space for playing drums, singing songs, playing ping pong and board games, reading books, doing yoga, making art and more. www.rabbitholestudios.org

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Free Health Clinic

Nuçi's Space 396 Oconee St., Athens

Health clinic for uninsured musicians, friends and family. Doctors on-site can diagnose, offer and prescribe treatment and make referrals. Call Nuçi's Space to make your appointment. 1:30–4 p.m. FREE! 706-277-1515, www.nuci.org

Piedmont Athens Regional & American Red Cross Blood Drive

Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Services Building 245 Talmadge Dr., Athens

Piedmont Athens Regional and the American Red Cross are hosting a blood drive where donors will be eligible to win one of several prizes such as a Georgia Bulldogs Summer Fanatics Pack, a Georgia Bulldog cutting board and a $25 gift card to Striplings or a Georgia Bulldog plant container (plant included.) This event will be held in the Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Services Building on the third floor in Room C/G. Go online for more information, and use sponsor code ARMC to register or donate. 7 a.m.–6 p.m. FREE! www.redcrossblood.org

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Athens Farmers Market

Athens

Markets offer fresh produce, flowers, eggs, meats, prepared foods and a variety of arts and crafts. Live music begins at 5 p.m. AFM doubles SNAP dollars spent at the market. Every Wednesday, 4–7 p.m. www.athensfarmersmarket.net

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Jazz Night

Porterhouse Grill 459 E Broad St, Athens

6–9 p.m. www.porterhouseathens.com/jazz JAZZ NIGHT Enjoy standards, improv and originals by a live jazz trio every Wednesday night over dinner.

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Friday of Destruction

Georgia Square Mall 3700 Atlanta Hwy., Athens

Document Destruction Services will be hosting a shred event every fourth Friday of each month. Participants will meet in front of the former JC Penney. $10/box or bag (cash only, exact change.) 706-677-2779, www.facebook.com/document-destruction-services-inc

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Marigold Market

Athens

Vendors offer local produce, prepared and baked goods, and arts and crafts. The season runs every Saturday through Dec. 11, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. marigoldmarketwinterville@gmail.com

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West Broad Farmers Market

Athens Housing Authority 300 Rocksprings St., Athens

Shop online for products from local farmers and vendors each week from Sunday at 5 p.m.–Thursday at 1 p.m. Drive-thru pickup is available Saturdays, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. www.wbfm.locallgrown.net

Classic City Brew Fest

Hotel Indigo 500 College Ave., Athens

Georgia's longest-running beer festival is returning for its 25th Anniversary. Attendees will enjoy 50+ unique, one-off cask ales with special ingredients, live music, food and the opportunity to meet local craft beer celebrities. 2:30–6p.m. $43.50. www.classiccitybrew.com/brewfest.html

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Sunday Funday

Rabbit Hole Studios 1001 Winterville Rd., Athens

Every Sunday from 5-7 p.m., join the White Rabbit Collective for a free drum circle outside of Ben and Jerry’s on College Avenue. Some instruments are provided, but guests are encouraged to bring their own drums and rattles. An afterparty at Rabbit Hole Studios from 7:30 p.m.–12 a.m. offers space for playing drums, singing songs, playing ping pong and board games, reading books, doing yoga, making art and more. www.rabbitholestudios.org

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Athens Farmers Market

Athens

Markets offer fresh produce, flowers, eggs, meats, prepared foods and a variety of arts and crafts. Live music begins at 5 p.m. AFM doubles SNAP dollars spent at the market. Every Wednesday, 4–7 p.m. www.athensfarmersmarket.net

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Jazz Night

Porterhouse Grill 459 E Broad St, Athens

6–9 p.m. www.porterhouseathens.com/jazz JAZZ NIGHT Enjoy standards, improv and originals by a live jazz trio every Wednesday night over dinner.

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Bike Night

Akademia Brewing Company 150 Crane Dr., Athens

Grab a beer with The Lita's Athens Motorcycle Collective and raise money for charity. First Thursday of every month. All bikes and people welcome. 6–9 p.m. www.akademiabc.com

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Marigold Market

Athens

Vendors offer local produce, prepared and baked goods, and arts and crafts. The season runs every Saturday through Dec. 11, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. marigoldmarketwinterville@gmail.com

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West Broad Farmers Market

Athens Housing Authority 300 Rocksprings St., Athens

Shop online for products from local farmers and vendors each week from Sunday at 5 p.m.–Thursday at 1 p.m. Drive-thru pickup is available Saturdays, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. www.wbfm.locallgrown.net

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Sunday Funday

Rabbit Hole Studios 1001 Winterville Rd., Athens

Every Sunday from 5-7 p.m., join the White Rabbit Collective for a free drum circle outside of Ben and Jerry’s on College Avenue. Some instruments are provided, but guests are encouraged to bring their own drums and rattles. An afterparty at Rabbit Hole Studios from 7:30 p.m.–12 a.m. offers space for playing drums, singing songs, playing ping pong and board games, reading books, doing yoga, making art and more. www.rabbitholestudios.org

Recurring

Athens Farmers Market

Athens

Markets offer fresh produce, flowers, eggs, meats, prepared foods and a variety of arts and crafts. Live music begins at 5 p.m. AFM doubles SNAP dollars spent at the market. Every Wednesday, 4–7 p.m. www.athensfarmersmarket.net

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Jazz Night

Porterhouse Grill 459 E Broad St, Athens

6–9 p.m. www.porterhouseathens.com/jazz JAZZ NIGHT Enjoy standards, improv and originals by a live jazz trio every Wednesday night over dinner.

Recurring

Marigold Market

Athens

Vendors offer local produce, prepared and baked goods, and arts and crafts. The season runs every Saturday through Dec. 11, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. marigoldmarketwinterville@gmail.com