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Friday, June 22

2 events

Events

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    June 22, 3–7 p.m. June 23, 12–6 p.m. June 24, 1–6 p.m. creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    Get Artistic

    The brewery launches a non-profit outreach program with Get Artistic beer and merchandise, live screenprinting, "mural" painting and more. Michoacana will be onsite all weekend. Very Good Puzzle Company will be there Sunday. 

  • Athens, GA

    June 22, 5 p.m.–2 a.m. June 23, 10:30 a.m.–2 a.m. June 24, 12–8 p.m. www.athfest.com

    AthFest

    The annual festival returns with outdoor stages, an artist market, kids activities and a club crawl. See pages 9–13.

Saturday, June 23

7 events

Events

  • Athens Welcome Center

    10:30 a.m. $20. 708-353-1820

    Athens Music History Tour

    The combination walking-bus tour passes landmarks of local musical significance including Kindercore Vinyl, the Steeple, Nuci's Space, REM Trestle and spots downtown. Call to make reservations.

  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.

  • Bishop Park

    8 a.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Scott Baxendale and Sean McAuley.

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    June 22, 3–7 p.m. June 23, 12–6 p.m. June 24, 1–6 p.m. creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    Get Artistic

    The brewery launches a non-profit outreach program with Get Artistic beer and merchandise, live screenprinting, "mural" painting and more. Michoacana will be onsite all weekend. Very Good Puzzle Company will be there Sunday. 

  • Cycle World

    11 a.m.–4 p.m. FREE! facebook.com/cycleworldofathens

    Open House Party

    Cycle World of Athens celebrates 43 years of fun. 

  • Athens, GA

    June 22, 5 p.m.–2 a.m. June 23, 10:30 a.m.–2 a.m. June 24, 12–8 p.m. www.athfest.com

    AthFest

    The annual festival returns with outdoor stages, an artist market, kids activities and a club crawl. See pages 9–13.

  • 10 a.m. FREE! www.athensantidiscrimination.com

    Athens Poor People Campaign Sibling Rally

    (UGA Arch) Stand against poverty.

Sunday, June 24

4 events

Events

  • 10 a.m.–3 p.m. www.theindiesouth.com

    Normaltown Flea

    (Indie South, 1377 Prince Ave.) Browse vintage, handmade goods and records.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1:30–3:30 p.m. terrapinbeer.com

    Sunday Market

    Terrapin and Athens Land Trust hosts a weekly market with local produce and food vendors. 

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    June 22, 3–7 p.m. June 23, 12–6 p.m. June 24, 1–6 p.m. creaturecomfortsbeer.com

    Get Artistic

    The brewery launches a non-profit outreach program with Get Artistic beer and merchandise, live screenprinting, "mural" painting and more. Michoacana will be onsite all weekend. Very Good Puzzle Company will be there Sunday. 

  • Athens, GA

    June 22, 5 p.m.–2 a.m. June 23, 10:30 a.m.–2 a.m. June 24, 12–8 p.m. www.athfest.com

    AthFest

    The annual festival returns with outdoor stages, an artist market, kids activities and a club crawl. See pages 9–13.

Monday, June 25

2 events

Events

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    7 p.m. www.ccbeerco.com

    Monday Night bRaw with SEWW

    Southeastern Women's Wresting presents a night of fierce fighting. Live music from Double Ferrari and Lazer Wolf, plus food from Manila Express. 

  • The Tasting Room at Jittery Joe's Roasting Company

    8:45 a.m. FREE! annadsalzman@gmail.com

    Parents' Mornings at the Roaster

    Bring your kids, their bikes, sidewalk chalk or any other outdoor activity.

Tuesday, June 26

1 event

Events

  • UGA Special Collections Library

    2 p.m. FREE! jclevela@uga.edu

    Tuesday Tour at 2

    Take a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda on the second floor.

Wednesday, June 27

2 events

Events

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music.

  • T.R.R. Cobb House

    6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/rslathens

    The Cobb Brothers in Athens

    Milton Leathers and Sam Thomas will lead a walking tour of the historic T.R.R. Cobb House.

Thursday, June 28

3 events

Events

  • State Botanical Garden of Georgia

    8 p.m. $5/person, $15/family. www.uga.edu/botgarden

    Full Moon Hike: Strawberry Moon

    Bring family and friends along to enjoy the mysterious world of nature at night. Includes a two-mile hike through the wooded trails and in the garden.

  • Bogart Library

    6–8 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    KnitLits

    Knitters of all levels are welcome. 

  • Multiple Choices for Independent Living

    12 p.m. www.nfbnewsline.org

    The NFB Newsline

    The Georgia Audible Information Network Service presents a newspaper reading service offered to blind and print-disabled Georgia residents. 

Friday, June 29

1 event

Events

Saturday, June 30

4 events

Events

  • Downtown Athens

    5–10 p.m. FREE! www.athensclarkecounty.com/leisure

    Star Spangled Classic

    Athens' annual Independence Day celebration children's activities, food trucks and fireworks. Live music by The Funk Brotherhood.

  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.

  • Bishop Park

    8 a.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Scott Baxendale and Sean McAuley.

  • Ciné Barcafé

    6:30–9:30 p.m. $5. athenscine.com

    No Basic Sh**: It's a Fashion Show

    Athens native Gina Willis presents pieces form her latest collection. 

Thursday, July 5

1 event

Events

Saturday, July 7

3 events

Events

  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.

  • Bishop Park

    8 a.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Scott Baxendale and Sean McAuley.

  • 6–8:30 p.m. $5 (food), $15 (classic car registration). 706-491-9374

    FCP Classic Car & Truck Show

    (Lavonia Cultural Center) Trophies will be awarded to Best in Show, Best Modified Muscle Car and more. Proceeds benefit the Franklin Community Players.

Saturday, July 14

2 events

Events

  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.

  • Bishop Park

    8 a.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Scott Baxendale and Sean McAuley.

Sunday, July 15

1 event

Events

Saturday, July 21

3 events

Events

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    4:30–7 p.m. $25 (adv.), $27. www.athensnursesclinic.org

    9th Annual Tomatoes at Terrapin

    Sandwiches made with locally-grown tomatoes and Terrapin beer are available. Proceeds benefit the Athens Nurses Clinic, which is celebrating its 27th year.

  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.

  • Bishop Park

    8 a.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Scott Baxendale and Sean McAuley.