PATTERSON HOOD Drive-By Truckers frontman blends country and Southern rock with a direct lyrical approach. See Calendar Pick on p. 12.
LINQUA FRANQA Athens-based hip-hop project inspired by the '90s underground and the study of linguistics.
DON CHAMBERS This longtime local favorite delves into pastoral folk and experimental rock with equal passion.
CLAIRE CAMPBELL Hope for Agoldensummer singer plays a set of soft, haunting folk tunes.
VELVETEEN PINK This long-running group of local musicians plays upbeat, electro-based dance-pop. Album release show!
POWERKOMPANY Local pop duo featuring the soaring vocals of Marie Davon and electronic instrumentation from Andrew Heaton.
BOOTY BOYZ DJs Immuzikation, Twin Powers and Z-Dog spin dance hits into the night.
THE BLIND OWLS Texas-based four-piece rock and roll band.
JAZZ NIGHT The longest standing weekly music gig in Athens! Enjoy an evening of original music, improv and standards.
Learn the basics of video editing using Adobe Premiere. Registration required.
Hosted by Garrett Lennox every Wednesday. Prizes and house cash.
Dirty South Trivia offers house cash prizes.
Gather a team and compete.
(Washington St.) Play to win.
(2440 W. Broad St.) Compete for prizes.
Gather a team. Every Wednesday.
Drop in and win prizes!
Trivia night is friendly to Valentines, Galentines and anti-Valentine's day people alike.
Callan Steinmann will discuss Frederick Carl Frieseke's painting, "Girl Sewing (The Chinese Robe)."
Paint a bowl to be used at the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia's 20th annual Empty Bowl Luncheon (held Mar. 7 at the Classic Center). All materials provided.
A storytelling program with hands-on activities. Ages 3.5–8.
Children of all ages are invited for bedtime stories every Wednesday.
Love stinks! Un-celebrate the holiday during a dance party. Wear a mask. Grades 6–12.
Preschool aged children will learn social and language skills through songs stories and crafts. Ages almost 3–almost 5.
Stories, songs and crafts for preschool-aged children and their caregivers.
Read a historical fiction and learn about life way back when. 4th and 5th graders.
Attendees will share books, songs, puppets and rhymes. Ages 1.5–5.
Learn basic economic and financial concepts.
KARAOKE With your host Lynn. Every Wednesday!
OPEN MIC A weekly open-mic jam hosted by Louis Phillip Pelot. All musicians welcome. Backline provided!
Storytellers share true-life tales. This month's theme is "Duets."
Spend the evening in the conservatory surrounded by orchids and other tropical plants. Dinner includes live music and buffet-style meal. Couples will receive an orchid plant to take home. RSVP by Feb. 6.
(Athens Area Chamber of Commerce) 1MC is a national program designed to educate, engage and connect entrepreneurs. Each week, a local startup presents their company to a supportive audience.
The evening includes an upscale chef-prepared dinner, live music and a make-and-take class in creating Valentine's bouquets.
The evening includes a bubbling tasting with Alejandro Ortiz, sweets from Johanna Nicol's Just Bakery, tunes from SJ Ursey and local wares from Indie South.
Celebrate Valentine's Day with beer and chocolate flight pairings.
(North Oconee Water Reclamation Facility, 150 N. Oconee Access Rd.) Learn about the magic of turning flushed water into reusable water. Light refreshments will be served. Registration required.
DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.
Bookseller Kristen Carter offers direction.
The Gershwin Big Band performs standards from the American Rhapsody: The Gershwin Songbook.