Cardynal, DK, Nony1, Kive?!

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

8 p.m. FREE! www.athenskava.com

CARDYNAL An eclectic, multi-faceted producer, instrumentalist and vocalist intent on wearing their inspirations on their sleeves while delivering hard-hitting, witty bars and unforgettably catchy hooks and melodies.

DK Local artist weaving lyrically driven truths together with lo-fi beats.

NONY1 Athens-based rapper who speaks out against injustice and inequality.

KIVE?! Rapper balancing hype and introspective hip-hop tracks.

Kennedy Puckett

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Cortez Garza Songwriters Residency. 7 p.m. www.athenskava.com

KENNEDY PUCKETT Acoustic rock and roll.

Mannequin Party

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Cortez Garza Songwriters Residency. 7 p.m. www.athenskava.com

MANNEQUIN PARTY Athens alternative musician playing a funky fingerstyle amalgamation of folk, indie rock and Americana.

Cortez Garza, The Reverend Sly David

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Cortez Garza’s Songwriters Residency. 7 p.m. www.athenskava.com

CORTEZ GARZA Singer-songwriter with wide-ranging influences and an ever-evolving sound.

THE REVEREND SLY DAVID Acoustic singer-songwriter.

Recurring

Written Wishes Foundation

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Storytellers are invited to this open mic featuring poetry, spoken word, stories and songs. Third Mondays, 7 p.m. (sign-ups). FREE! www.instagram.com/bulaatmaikai

Recurring

Written Wishes Foundation

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Storytellers are invited to this open mic featuring poetry, spoken word, stories and songs. Third Mondays, 7 p.m. (sign-ups). FREE! www.instagram.com/bulaatmaikai

Recurring

Written Wishes Foundation

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Storytellers are invited to this open mic featuring poetry, spoken word, stories and songs. Third Mondays, 7 p.m. (sign-ups). FREE! www.instagram.com/bulaatmaikai

Recurring

Written Wishes Foundation

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Storytellers are invited to this open mic featuring poetry, spoken word, stories and songs. Third Mondays, 7 p.m. (sign-ups). FREE! www.instagram.com/bulaatmaikai

Open Mic Comedy

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Hosted by Miles Bunch, this open mic comedy will feature comedian Ulises Deras. 7 p.m. (sign-ups), 7:30 p.m. (show). FREE! www.instagram.com/bulaatmaikai

Mai Kai 2 Year Anniversary

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

1–9 p.m. FREE! www.maikaikava.com

MAIKAI 2 YEAR ANNIVERSARY Celebrate with food and art vendors, kava and kratom drinks, and performances by Cardynal, The Halogens, Big Magic, Mannequin Party, Jaycee2Exotic and Rulee2Exotic.

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Written Wishes Foundation

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Storytellers are invited to this open mic featuring poetry, spoken word, stories and songs. Third Mondays, 7 p.m. (sign-ups). FREE! www.instagram.com/bulaatmaikai

Julianne Merritt, Iain Cooke

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

7 p.m. FREE! jmerrittmusic@gmail.com

JULIANNE MERRITT Member of indie-folk duo Honey and B celebrating the release of her second album, Strange Forest!

IAIN COOKE Songwriter, teacher and multi-instrumentalist who has performed on stage with the likes of Swing Theory, Sun Trick Pony, Marie Marie and Cassie Chantel.

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Written Wishes Foundation

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Storytellers are invited to this open mic featuring poetry, spoken word, stories and songs. Third Mondays, 7 p.m. (sign-ups). FREE! www.instagram.com/bulaatmaikai

Comedy Open Mic

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Open mic hosted by Miles Bunch with a featured comedian for the night, Sean Banissi. 7 p.m. (sign-ups), 7:30 p.m. FREE! www.instagram.com/bulaatmaikai

Recurring

Written Wishes Foundation

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Storytellers are invited to this open mic featuring poetry, spoken word, stories and songs. Third Mondays, 7 p.m. (sign-ups). FREE! www.instagram.com/bulaatmaikai

First Friday Comedy

MaiKai Kava Lounge 1035 Baxter St Suite A, Athens, GA, United States

Miles Bunch hosts a comedy show featuring talents such as Matt Guy, Kid Dynamite and headliner Tim Chirikalov. 7:30 p.m. FREE! www.facebook.com/maikaikavaga