Monday, October 23

25 events

Karaoke & Open Mic


  • ACC Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Infant Storytime

    Designed to nurture language skills through literature-based materials and activities. Parents assist their children in movements and actions while playing.

  • The H. T. Edwards Complex

    Athens Area Black History Bowl

    Students in grades 5–12 can compete by displaying knowledge in various categories including economics, civil rights, education, science and entertainment. $50 registration fee. Deadline Nov. 28. Competition on Mar. 24. 706-247-6777,

  • Oconee County Library

    12–5 p.m. FREE!

    Pumpkin Decorating Workshop

    Decorate (without carving) a pumpkin. Craft supplies provided. BYOPumpkin. Ages 11 & under.

  • ACC Library

    4–5:30 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Open Chess Play for Kids and Teens

    Teen chess players of all skill levels can play matches and learn from members of the local Chess and Community Players, who will be on hand to assist players and help build skill levels. For ages 7–18. Registration required. 

  • Bogart Library

    10:30 a.m. FREE!

    Monday Funday

    Songs, finger plays, wiggles and giggles for ages three and under. Caregivers will recieve pointers for building literacy and language skills.


Live Music

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    10 p.m. $5.

    RHYAL KNIGHT Athens-based, Muscle Shoals-born alternative indie-folk singer-songwriter.

    DEAD FM Local alternative and punk-influenced band by way of Nashville.

    UNIVERSE CONTEST Arty garage-rock group on tour from Lincoln, NE.

  • Georgia Theatre

    On the Rooftop. 11 p.m. FREE!

    BRIAN REVELS Singer-songwriter from Atlanta.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $17 (adv.), $20 (door).

    BLIND PILOT Indie-folk band out of Portland, OR.

    CHARLIE CUNNINGHAM Touring folk singer-songwriter from London.

  • Go Bar

    9 p.m. $5. 706-546-5609

    B|_ANK Nashville-based experimental noise and percussion project.

    JOHN KIRAN FERNANDES The local experimental musician and constant collaborator performs a solo set.

    SAADIA RAIS Local experimental performer and choreographer.

    LAMBDA CELCIUS Spinning a set of dance music.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    MINGLEWOOD MONDAY Local artists pay tribute to the Grateful Dead.


  • 6–9 p.m.

    Taste 'n' Jam

    (Lake Oconee Village, Greensboro) Sample food and drink from local restaurants. Live music by The Jake Bartley Band

  • Ciné Barcafé

    6–8 p.m. FREE!

    Happy Hour Clothing Swap

    Bring in your clean clothing, shoes and accessories and leave with new ones in this non-gendered event. Left items will be donated to Project Safe and Habitat.  

  • 5–7 p.m. FREE!

    Tanyard Creek Workday

    (Meet at the North entrance of the Hull Street Deck) Remove invasive species such as asiatic hawksbeard, perilla and Chinese yams. Closed toe shoes and long pants are strongly recommended. 




  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE!

    Candidate Forum for State Representatives

    The Federation of Neighborhoods hosts a non-partisan forum to introduce the public to the candidates running to fill the unexpired state representative terms in districts 117 and 119.

  • ACC Library

    6 p.m. FREE!

    Girls Rock Athens Volunteer Orientation

    Learn how to become a volunteer for Girls Rock Athens.


  • Athens, GA

    AAAC Board Members

    The Athens Area Arts Council is seeking new board members to assist with organizing events, lectures, public art projects and more. Email for details.,

Ending Monday, October 23



  • Farmview Market

    Farmview Classes

    "Healthy, Cozy, Comfort Food: A Parent-child Cooking Class." Jan. 16, 9:45 a.m. $30/family. "Introduction to Quilting: Learning to Piece and Machine Quilt." Tuesdays, Jan. 16–30, 5 p.m. $90. "Make & Take Tea Blending with Andi Biron." Jan. 25, 5:30 p.m. $35. "Farmview Valentine Dinner & Bouquet Class." Feb. 14, 5:30–8 p.m. $60. "Insant Pot Cooking." Feb. 28, 5–7 p.m. $30.