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Athens Americana Music Festival Schedule

All events are $5 at the door or FREE with a $15 festival wristband, aside from the shows marked with an asterisk, which are separately priced. Friday’s 40 Watt show and both Georgia Theatre shows are discounted for those with a wristband. For more pricing info, visit

Thursday, Apr. 24


Family and Friends (10 p.m.)

Sans Abri (9 p.m.)

The Last Tycoon (8 p.m.)

Little Kings Shuffle Club

Dashboard Saviors (12 a.m.)

Five Eight (11 p.m.)

Workhorses of the Entertainment/Recreational Industry (10 p.m.)

ATHICA (Twilight VIP event)

Sailing to Denver (6–9 p.m.)

Friday, Apr. 25


Photo Credit: Vanessa Prestage

Blair Crimmins

Twilight Americana Outdoor Stage

Big C & the Velvet Delta (9 p.m.)

Blair Crimmins & The Hookers (8 p.m.)

Little Country Giants (7 p.m.)

Little Kings Shuffle Club

The Higher Choir (1 a.m.)

The Wydelles (12 a.m.)

Dave Marr (11 p.m.)

The Darnell Boys (10 p.m.)

Hendershot’s Coffee Bar

The Skipperdees (9:30 p.m.)

City Hotel (8:30 p.m.)

Caroline Spence (7:30 p.m.)

Flicker Theatre & Bar

Scott Low & The Southern Bouillon (12 a.m.)

The Shoal Creek Stranglers (11 p.m.)

Clay Leverett (10 p.m.)

The World Famous

The Hobohemians (10 p.m.)

40 Watt Club*

Packway Handle Band (11 p.m.)

High Strung String Band (10 p.m.)

Adam Klein & the Wild Fires (9 p.m.)

Georgia Theatre*

North Mississippi Allstars (10:30 p.m.)

Lightnin’ Malcolm (9 p.m.)

Saturday, Apr. 26

Flicker Theatre & Bar

Norma Rae (1 a.m.)

Michael Bowman (12 a.m.)

Gumshoe (11 p.m.)

Elise Davis (10 p.m.)

The World Famous

Junker (11 p.m.)

Rolling Nowhere (10 p.m.)

40 Watt Club*

Shonna Tucker & Eye Candy (11:30 p.m.)


Photo Credit: Gregg Roth

David Olney

March (10:30 p.m.)

The Burning Angels (9:30 p.m.)

Georgia Theatre*

The Dirty Guv’nahs (11:15 p.m.)

Cereus Bright (10 p.m.)

Sunday, Apr. 27

The World Famous (brunch show)

Drew Kohl and Cortez Garza (1 p.m.)

Hendershot’s Coffee Bar (Athens Americana Closing Party)

Aaron Lee Tasjan (8 p.m.)

David Olney (7 p.m.)

Borderhop Five (6 p.m.)

Cicada Rhythm (5 p.m.)

Hi-Lo Lounge (Athens Americana After-Party)

Betsy Franck (10 p.m.) 

Justin Evans (9 p.m.)


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