David Court, Mary & The Hot Hotty-Hots

Athens, GA

8 a.m.—12 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net DAVID COURT Eclectic guitarist and harmonica player. MARY & THE HOT HOTTIE HOTS Led by Mary Sigalas, the band plays hot jazz and swing music from the '10s, '20s and '30s for your nostalgic partying pleasure.

Wade Hudson

Hotel Indigo 500 College Ave., Athens, GA

Live After 5 Patio Series. 5:30 p.m.–8 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/AubreyEntertainmentAthensGA WADE HUDSON Part-time real estate agent, part-time rocker Wade Hudson plays selection from his vast arsenal of classic covers.

Quiet Evenings

tiny ATH gallery 174 Cleveland Ave., Athens, GA

Third Thursday. 6 p.m. www.tinyathgallery.com QUIET EVENINGS Grant and Rachel Evans blend modern classical, neo-kosmische, electroacoustic, field recordings and sound art that is at times somber and elegiac, while at others soaring and celebratory. This performance is held in conjunction with the Evans' exhibition, "Patience Folding Waters."


Studio Workshop: Printmaking with Amanda Jane Burk

Georgia Museum of Art 90 Carlton St., Athens, GA

Join artist Amanda Jane Burk for a series of three studio-based printmaking classes. Participants will learn about relief carving and monotype printing, as well as about various works from the museum’s collection and the exhibition “Graphic Eloquence: American Modernism on Paper from the Collection of Michael T. Ricker.” May 12, 19, 26; 6:30–8:30 p.m. $20. gmoa-tours@uga.edu

Sean McAuley

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

7 p.m.–9. www.athenticbrewing.com SEAN MCAULEY Local singer-songwriter drawing from diverse historical and cultural inspirations.

The Temptations, Four Tops

The Classic Center 300 N. Thomas St., Athens, GA

7:30 p.m. $52–98. www.classiccenter.com THE TEMPTATIONS Including original member Otis Williams, this Motown band is well-known for "My Girl" and "Ain't Too Proud to Beg." THE FOUR TOPS With original member Abdul "Duke" Fakir, the band's hits include "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)" and "Ain't No Woman (Like the One I've Got)."

Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn

Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall 250 River Rd., Athens, GA

7:30 p.m. $20–67. www.pac.uga.edu BÉLA FLECK AND ABIGAIL WASHBURN Hailed as "the king and queen of the banjo," this married duo and picking partnership is comprised of two stellar banjo and Bluegrass musicians.

Chamber Music Athens: From Duet to Quintet

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

Chamber Music Athens. 7:30 p.m. $5 (students), $35. pac.uga.edu FROM DUET TO QUINTET An intimate night of duet, trio, quartet and quintet combinations in the Day Chapel featuring members of the Parker String Quartet, guest pianist Orli Shaham, and faculty performers D Ray McClellan, Maggie Snyder, David Starkweather and Alan Woo.

Jim Cook

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

7:30 p.m. FREE! wwwsobrewco.com JIM COOK Local singer-songwriter and guitarist.

OPEN, The MTLYS, Mark Warren

Flicker Theatre & Bar 263 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

8 p.m. (doors). $10. www.flickertheatreandbar.com OPEN Young rock band open to trying on different genres. THE MTLYS No info available. MARK WARREN No info available.


Parents Night Out

Lay Park 297 Hoyt St., Athens, GA

Parents Night Out offers a fun and safe environment for children to spend the evening while parents enjoy a little time to themselves. Ages six and older. 5:30–8 p.m. $10 (ACC residents), $15 (non-ACC residents). 706-613-3596, www.accgov.com/148/leisure-services

Klezmer Local 42, Mary & The Hot Hotty-Hots

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

6 p.m. (doors), 7 p.m. (show). $12–15. www.facebook.com/AubreyEntertainmentAthensGA KLEZMER LOCAL 42 Local seven-piece klezmer band specializing in Jewish and Romani music. MARY & THE HOT HOTTY-HOTS Led by Mary Sigalas, the band plays hot jazz and swing music from the '10s, '20s and '30s for your nostalgic partying pleasure.

Sylvia Rose Novak & Parts Unknown, Kadillak

40 Watt Club 285 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

7 p.m. (doors), 8 p.m. (show). $10. www.40watt.com SYLVIA ROSE NOVAK & PARTS UNKNOWN High-energy rock band fronted by bassist, singer and songwriter Sylvia Rose Novak celebrates their fifth studio album, A Miss/A Masterpiece. KADILLAK Four-piece rock band fronted by singer Kadi Bortle.

Echo Bass Strikes Back Benefit

Paloma Park 235 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

Benefit for Mike Dyer (Killa Cabbi). 7:30 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/PalomaParkAthens TRVY Versatile artist bringing both contemplation and high energy to hip-hop. BYV_TRUBB Atlanta-based rapper with local roots blending punk rock and trap. CAULFIELD Athens hip-hop trailblazer exploring extreme highs and lows AFRO KENOBI Local lyricist embodying classic hip-hop. FRANK THE EAGLE Local hip-hop artist who creates music as a melody-driven soundtrack to his life. ATOKEN Smooth R&B artist. RICKY B.E. Hip-hop artist focused on lyricism and storytelling. PARON JAMAAL Philadelphia-raised rapper with a classic hip-hop sound.

The Howdies, The Granfalloons

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

8 p.m. www.hendershotsathens.com THE HOWDIES Local outlaw country outfit fronted by Austin Darnell. THE GRANFALLOONS Local Americana band crafting songs both humorous and sentimental.

Accordianna, The Lonesome Dawn

Bishop Park 705 Sunset Dr., Athens, GA

Athens Farmers Market. 8 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net ACCORDIANNA No info available. But we bet it has accordion. (8 a.m.) THE LONESOME DAWN New local group fronted by Sarah Lawing and Brian Smith whose music is featured on GPB's series on Georgia landscapes, "View Finders." (10 a.m.)


Athens Farmers Market

Bishop Park 705 Sunset Dr., Athens, GA

Markets offer locally grown groceries and handmade goods. Attendees can enjoy free live music and children's activities. AFM doubles SNAP dollars spent at the market. Every Saturday, 8 a.m.–12 p.m. www.athensfarmersmarket.net

Accordianna, The Lonesome Dawn

Bishop Park 705 Sunset Dr., Athens, GA

Athens Farmers Market. 8 a.m.—12 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net ACCORDIANNA No info available. (8 a.m.) THE LONWSOME DAWN Formidable folk-rock duo composed of Sarah Lawing and Brian Smith. (10 a.m.)

Plein Air Rhythm in Paint

OCAF 34 School St., Watkinsville, GA

Highlighting the current exhibition “Rhythm and Movement: The Art of Music,” OCAF hosts a series of plein air painting/drawing workshops taught by Jack Burk. Participants will listen to music as they paint. This workshop features musician Susan Staley. 9–11 a.m. $20–25/workshop. www.ocaf.com


Oconee Farmers Market

Oconee County Courthouse 23 N. Main St., Watkinsville, GA

Over 20 vendors offer a variety of fresh produce, local honey, fresh-cut flowers, unique crafts, dog treats, fresh gelato, homemade pasta, locally sourced meats and eggs, plants and more. Many vendors offer pre-ordering options and curbside pickup. Saturdays, 9 a.m.–12 p.m. www.oconeefarmersmarket.net

Shoal Lily Float

Broad River Campground 8181 Elberton Hwy., Tignall, GA

Join the Broad River Watershed Association for this annual spring event. Attendees will meet at the Broad River campground (on Hwy. 79 in Tignall) at 9 a.m. followed by a self-shuttle to the put-in location on Hwy. 17 (between Washington and Elberton). The float will run from around 10 a.m.–3 p.m. at Anthony Shoals with a lunch break and shoal lily viewing. Boats and equipment will not be provided. Max 25 participants. Register via email to attend. May 21, 9 a.m.–3 p.m. $25 (suggested donation). info@brwa.org


Southern Star Studio Open Gallery

Southern Star Studio 180 Cleveland Ave., Athens, GA

Southern Star Studio is a collective ceramics studio, established by Maria Dondero in 2016. The gallery contains members’ work, primarily pottery. See new works by resident artists every Saturday. 10 a.m.–4 p.m. www.southernstarstudioathens.com


WBFM Drive-Thru Pick-up

West Broad Farmers Market and Garden 300 S. Rocksprings St., Athens, GA

The West Broad Farmers Market offers fresh produce, locally raised meat and eggs, baked goods, flowers, artisan goods and more. Order online or by phone Sundays–Thursdays, then pick up on Saturdays between 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. www.wbfm.locallygrown.net

Drop-In Adoption Day

ACC Animal Services 125 Buddy Christian Way, Athens, GA

Stop by ACC Animal Services this drop-in adoption event. Volunteer adoption counselors will be available to help match attendees with the perfect furry friend for them. $25 adoption fees, All adoptions include spay/neuter, basic vaccinations, heartworm testing and treatment, microchipping and basic deworming. Discounted adoption fee applies to all dogs 25 lbs. or greater and 6 months or older, and all cats and kittens. Small dogs and puppies are $150. May 21, 12–3 p.m. www.accgov.com/animalservices

Kick It For College Charity Kickball Tournament

Bishop Park 705 Sunset Dr., Athens, GA

Join a team and compete. Proceeds support College Factory’s mission of helping first-generation and underserved students achieve their post-secondary education goals. May 21, 1 p.m. brittany@collegefactory.org, www.collegefactory.org

Like Totally!, Rebecca Sunshine Band

40 Watt Club 285 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

1 p.m. (doors), 2 p.m. (show). $10. www.40watt.com LIKE TOTALLY! Local "kindie rock" band plays family-friendly songs featuring costumed characters and interactive skits. REBECCA SUNSHINE BAND Kid-friendly music by Rebecca and her friends.

“Tell the Whole Story” Community Event

Morton Theatre 195 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

History of Slavery at UGA presents a program that includes archival readings and vignettes, performances by Linqua Franqa, Palms of Fire Drum Circle, UGA jazz musicians Dr. Greg Satterthwaite & Xavier O’Connor and many more. Below Baldwin will be screened at 7 p.m. May 21, 1–9:30 p.m. FREE! (with ticket) www.slaveryatuga.org

Blippi The Musical: The Live Show

The Classic Center 300 N. Thomas St., Athens, GA

2 p.m. $25–65. www.classiccenter.com BLIPPI THE MUSICAL Live version of the educational and high-energy children's YouTube character Blippi accompanied by music.

Ukraine Benefit Concert & Art Sale

Buvez 585 Barber Street Suite A, Athens, GA

Ukraine Benefit Concert & Art Sale. 3–8 p.m. Donations encouraged. www.facebook.com/buvezathens ELIJAH JOHNSTON Athens-based emo singer-songwriter. CANARY AFFAIR Local groove pop. TURTLE GRENADE New-to-town indie "folk-ish" singer-songwriter for fans of Neutral Milk Hotel and Kimya Dawson. DISH Indie trio from Asheville. SWEET EARTH FLYING Textured ambient improvisation. LISA LOVE Young local singer. LIZ FARRELL Local vocalist and member of Common Currents. HAWK PROOF ROOSTER Local old-time string duo that sings and plays fiddle, banjo, ukulele, guitar and mandolin.

47th Juried Exhibition Closing Reception

Lyndon House Arts Center 211 Hoyt St., Athens, GA

The Lyndon House Arts Center will host a closing reception for the 47th Juried Exhibition. May 21, 4–6 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/lyndonhousearts

The Lucky Jones

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

6 p.m. (doors), 7 p.m. (show). $10 suggested donation. www.3railroad.org THE LUCKY JONES Old school rockin', rhythm and blues.

The Roadside Attractions

Front Porch Bookstore 102 Marigold Ln., Winterville

6 p.m. FREE! www.cityofwinterville.com/front-porch-bookstore THE ROADSIDE ATTRACTIONS Stop the car for some outdoor music.

Soul in the Soundtrack

The Sound Track 321 E. Clayton St., Athens, GA

Soul in the Sountrack Grown & Sexy Party. 6:30 p.m. (doors), 8:30 p.m. (show). $20 (adv.), $25–30. www.facebook.com/venomevents NELSON CURRY Aka Sugaa Shackman. HENNESSEY WILLIAMS The R&B prince. KAYLA THE LOVE NOTE No info available.

Karaoke Night

International Grill & Bar 1155 Mitchell Bridge Rd., Athens, GA

7 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/IGBAthensGA KARAOKE NIGHT Hosted by DJs Lynn and Barbie.

The Swingin’ Medallions

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

7 p.m. (doors), 8 p.m. (show). $20–25. www.facebook.com/AubreyEntertainmentAthensGA THE SWINGIN' MEDALLIONS Longtime masters of beach music known as the "party band of the South."

Zac Crook, Reeves, lighthearted

Georgia Theatre Rooftop 215 N. Lumpkin St., Athens, GA

7 p.m. (doors), 8 p.m. (show). $10. wwwgeorgiatheatre.com ZAC CROOK Local singer-songwriter. REEVES Local indie pop artist. LIGHTHEARTED Local alternative band anchored by twin sisters Eliza and Gracie Huffman.

Ben Spraker’s Birthday Bash!

40 Watt Club 285 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

Ben Spraker's Birthday Bash! 8 p.m. (doors), 9 p.m. (show). $10. www.40watt.com THE SHUT-UPS This long-running, guitar-driven new wave band’s Kaufmanesque live presentation showcases the sharp-tongued lyrics of keyboardist/frontman Don Condescending, guitarists Ben Spraker and Jason NeSmith, bassist Thad Thompson and former Flagpole Music Editor Ballard Lesemann on drums. NORMALTOWN SOUND MACHINE Featuring members of Ceiling Fan, Salt Flats and Still, Small Voice & the Joyful Noise, NSM’s asymmetrical compositions are bracing yet melodic, drawing inspiration from LCD Soundsystem, Herbie Hancock, ESG, Cardigans and Stereolab. THE WYDELLES Frontman and songwriter Bo Bedingfield has been a tall and quiet fixture in the local music scene since the early 2000s. Joining Bo in the Wydelles are Brandon Reynolds on bass, John Neff […]

Richard Gumby, Court Passion, John Kiran Fernandes, Mr.e, DJ Cinnaberry

Flicker Theatre & Bar 263 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

8 p.m. (doors). $5. www.flickertheatreandbar.com RICHARD GUMBY Colorfully weird synth-driven dream pop. COURT PASSION Electronic hip hop artist with hyperpop leanings. JOHN KIRAN FERNANDES Local musician playing ambient looped clarinet inspired by birdsong and Brian Eno. MR.E Audiovisual project of Ethan T. LaPaquette. DJ CINNABERRY No info available.

Jonathan Byrd

Hendershot's Coffee 237 Prince Ave., Athens

8 p.m. www.hendershotsathens.com JONATHAN BYRD Quietly legendary songwriter from North Carolina creating hellraising sing-alongs and heart-wrenching ballads.

That’s Rad!, At The Drive Thru

The Root 1235 S. Milledge Ave., Athens, GA

Pop Punk Party. 9 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/AubreyEntertainmentAthensGA THAT’S RAD! Playing the pop-punk hits you grew up on like Blink 182, Paramore, Green Day and Fall Out Boy. AT THE DRIVE THRU Atlanta band covering nostalgic pop-punk hits from the early 2000s.

Pop Punk Party

The Root 1235 S. Milledge Ave., Athens, GA

9 p.m. (doors), 9:30 p.m. (show). FREE! www.facebook.com/AubreyentertainmentAthensGA THAT'S RAD! Pop-punk band covering pop-punk favorites. AT THE DRIVE THRU Atlanta pop-punk cover band.

Athens Repair Cafe

CHaRM 1005 College Ave., Athens, GA

Bring things that are broken and get help with repairs. May 22, 2–5 p.m. FREE! reuse@accgov.com

Chamber Music Athens: Radiant Mozart

Ramsey Hall 230 River Rd., Athens, GA

Chamber Music Athens. 3 p.m. $25 (adult), $5 (student). www.pac.uga.edu RADIANT MOZART An afternoon of Mozart featuring The Parker String Quartet, pianist Orli Shaham and double-bassist Luca Lombardi.


Live Jazz

Creature Comforts Brewery 271 W Hancock Ave, Athens, Georgia

3–5 p.m. www.creaturecomfortsbeer.com LIVE JAZZ Every Sunday afternoon.

The Goodman Taxi Band

Iron Factory 255 W Washington St, Athens, GA

6 p.m. FREE! www.ostimon.com THE GOODMAN TAXI BAND Osti Goodman, Larry Acquaviva and Thomas “Dr. T” Terrell perform original rock and blues on acoustic guitar and drums on the outdoor courtyard stage.


Bad Dog Trivia at The Office

The Office Sports Bar and Grill 135 W. Washington St., Athens, GA

Top three teams win prizes with free beer pitchers to winning teams between rounds. Hosted by John Bellerjeau. Every Sunday, 6 p.m. www.facebook.com/baddogathens


Bad Dog Trivia at Amici

Amici Athens 233 E Clayton St, Athens, GA

Top three teams win prizes with free beer pitchers to winning teams between rounds. Hosted by TJ Wayt. Every Tuesday, 7 p.m. www.facebook.com/baddogathens


Funky Bluester

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

7 p.m. www.sobrewco.com FUNKY BLUESTER Blues outfit inspired by traditional Chicago and Texas styles.


Bad Dog Trivia

Amici Athens 233 E Clayton St, Athens, GA

Top three teams win prizes with free beer pitchers to winning teams between rounds. Every Tuesday, 7 p.m. www.amici-cafe.com/athens/