COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Sunday, October 15

11 events

Live Music

  • The Foundry

    6 p.m. $25. www.thefoundryathens.com

    PICKIN' FOR PEACE Benefit for the Georgia Conflict Center featuring the Glenn Phillips Band, Klezmer Local 42 and Maggie Mason Hunter and Tommy Jordan. See story on p. 11.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    6 p.m. FREE! www.hendershotscoffee.com

    CLASSICAL REVOLUTION UGA School of Music graduates and students play works by Dvorak, Ligeti, Bach and more.

  • Iron Factory

    8 p.m. FREE! 706-395-6877

    DAVID LOCOCO Local singer performs classic jazz standards in the styles of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett and more.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    4:30 p.m. www.terrapinbeer.com

    JIM COOK High-energy solo blues performer with strong vocals, slide guitar and "swamp stomp."

  • The World Famous

    8:30 p.m. $3. www.facebook.com/theworldfamousathens

    BOB BUCKO JR. Multi-instrumentalist experimental musician from Dubuque, IA.

    JACOB SUNDERLIN Local musician who incorporates elements of noise, folk, ambient and drone. Album release show!

    SEAN MCDONALD'S VISITING HOUR Another iteration of weirdness from the man behind Heat Sureens and MMM Sound.

    MICHAEL POTTER Local guitarist creates a blend of ambient folk and psychedelic songs and soundscapes.

Kidstuff

  • ACC Library

    3–4 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650, www.athenslibrary.org

    Read to Rover

    Beginning readers read aloud to certified therapy dogs.

  • Rubber Soul Yoga

    4 p.m. $5 per family. rubbersoulyoga.com

    Clown Show

    Rubber Soul's clowns perform a family-friendly show. 

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    3 p.m. $6 (w/ UGA ID), $42. pac.uga.edu

    Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

    The program "Classical Epicenter: Mozart 1787" covers three of Mozart's most optimistic chamber works. 

Games

Events

  • The Tasting Room at Jittery Joe's Roasting Company

    3–6 p.m. FREE! www.barkonboulevard.com

    Boo-le-Bark on Boulevard

    125 costumed dogs and their handlers will walk through the Boulevard neighborhood. The parade ends at Jittery Joe's Roaster, and post-parade festivities include live music by Conner Tribble, a pet photo booth and kid activities. See Story on p. 9.

  • OCAF, Watkinsville

    4–7 p.m. www.ocaf.com

    Stein & Stem

    Formerly called the Fall Wine Fest, Stein & Stem is an annual event featuring wine tastings, craft beers from local breweries, gourmet food from area restaurants, artist demnostrations and live music by The Original Screw Tops.

Ending Sunday, October 15

 

Word on the Street

  • Athens, GA

    Cause + Effect

    Cause + Effect, a progressive film competition and festival hosted by Alliance for a Better Georgia, is seeking short films focused on social, political, environmental or economic issues facing Georgia. Winners receive a $1000 prize. Submissions accepted through Oct. 15. Winners will be screened at Ciné. FREE! www.causeandeffectfilm.org

Help Out

  • Georgia Conflict Center

    Pickin' for Peace

    Help organize the Georgia Conflict Center's annual fundraiser, Pickin' for Peace, which will be held on Oct. 15. 706-389-5912, www.gaconflict.org