DEGA Local indie-pop duo featuring former Ponderosa frontman Kalen Nash.
MECHANICAL RIVER Lo-fi folk-rock project from Charleston, SC.
TRE POWELL Local singer-songriter playing bluesy acoustic tunes with soulful vocals.
THE BEST OF UNKNOWN ATHENS A monthly singer-songwriter showcase hosted by Liam Parke and featuring The Pussywillows, Laughlin, Michael Gerard Levasseur & Rachael Renee Levasseur of The Moonshine and O’Connell & Parke.
THE ARCS Long-running local rock band featuring Dave Gerow, Kevin Lane, Brandon Reynolds and Ben Spraker.
ADIOS GHOST Psychedelic, world and electronic group out of Brooklyn, NY.
SHY LAYERS Dreamy electronic pop music from this Atlanta producer.
SURFER BLOOD Florida indie rock group known for its hook-heavy guitar-pop.
BOYTOY Brooklyn-based indie-rock trio.
JAZZ JAM Bring your voice and instruments and jam with Peter Madruga.
RICK FOWLER BAND Original, guitar-driven blues-rock group.
CHRIS PADGETT Local guitar virtuoso and songwriter performs a solo set.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.
Teams received a prop, piece of dialogue and a special requirement and had to create a short film. Finished films will be screened and judged at this showcase.
Grady and Kathy Thrasher present a documentary exploring a decade of change in Athens.
This class focuses on creative miniature design.
Mondays and Wednesdays through May, 6 p.m. www.flickertheatreandbar.com
Test your trivia chops for prizes! Every Wednesday.
Test your sports knowledge every Wednesday night.
Hosted by Garrett Lennox every Wednesday. Prizes and house cash.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes.
Gather a team and compete.
(Eastside) Every Wednesday.
(Washington St.) Play to win.
Team up to prove your art knowledge and win prizes. Proceeds benefit ATHICA.
(2440 W. Broad St.) Compete for prizes.
Meet local entrepreneurs, tech talent and other fellow Athenians who are making cool stuff at this weekly Four Athens networking happy hour.
Make a recycled piggy bank.
Stories, songs, crafts and fun for preschool-aged children and their caregivers.
A storytelling program with hands-on activities. Ages 3.5–8.
Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Wednesday.
Meet in the parking lot and get some fresh air in the company of other parents with young children. Wednesdays, 10 a.m. www.reblossomathens.com
Wear a robe and bring a wand to act alongside Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. Grades 6–12.
The sale features hand-built sculpture and functional pottery by the UGA Ceramic Student Organization and faculty.
KARAOKE With your host Lynn. Every Wednesday!
LEAVING COUNTRIES OPEN MIC JAM Bands are welcome, backline is provided and the jam rocks until 2 a.m.
University Theatre presents a collection of short plays by UGA students and alumni. See Theater Notes on p. 15.
Students from UGA's school of music perform jazz tunes.
My Athens presents Go Getters, a quarterly event that features breakfast, coffee and discussion with community leaders. Matthew Purkey, president and CEO of the Northeast Georgia United Way, presents alongside Community Impact Director Emily Nichols.
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music. May 24 features White Rabbit Collective and May 31 features Marimba Tim.
Sample Maggie's with orange and white pepper.
Meet other Athens progressives and learn about the Athens-Clarke County Democrats and the Young Democrats of UGA.
Alia Ghosheh hosts a comedy showcase headlined by Akil Bjorn.
(Prince Ave.) Curator Shawnya L. Harris celebrates the release of Expanding Tradition: Selections from the Larry D. and Brenda A. Thompson Collection.
MIDNIGHT MADNESS Midnight Music Productions presents a showcase hosted by DJ KY.