Saturday, March 10

32 events



  • 12–2 p.m. FREE!

    Really Really Free Market

    (Reese & Pope Park) Just like a yard sale, but everything is free. Bring what you can, take what you need. Free lunch prepared by Food Not Bombs. Second Saturday of every month.

  • The Foundry

    2–8 p.m. $10–25.

    BreastFest Athens

    A day of beer, catered food, a silent auction and live music to help increase awareness of breast cancer. 

  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    10–11 a.m. $2–3.

    Journey Through the Stars

    This month's theme is "Spring Skies."

  • 2–5 p.m. $15–38.

    BBQ & Madeira Shindig

    (J's Bottle Shop, 1452 Prince Ave.) Attend a seminar by a Madeira expert (2 p.m.). Sample Madeira wines with barbecue from White Tiger, a kids table and music (3–5 p.m.). Reservations required. 

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1–9 p.m.

    Release Party

    Celebrate the release of T-Time, a Berliner Weisse, with live music, food trucks and putt putt.

  • Veronica's Sweet Spot

    12–4 p.m. FREE!

    Ladies Clothing Swap

    Bring new or gently used clothing, shoes and accessories to swap. Unclaimed items will be donated to Project Safe. 



  • Sandy Creek Nature Center

    2:30–3 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3615

    Critter Tales

    Families are invited to listen to a story about nature. Staff will then bring it to life by visiting a critter or going outdoors for an activity.

  • Bogart Library

    2:30 p.m. FREE!

    STEAM Saturday

    Participants should bring a box for this month's theme "Think Inside the Box."

  • The Classic Center

    1 p.m. & 4 p.m.

    Disney Live!

    See Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and over 20 other beloved characters in "Mickey & Minnie's Doorway to Magic." 

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    10 a.m.–12 p.m. FREE!

    Family Day: The Materials of Craft

    Participants will craft a stamped wall hanging inspired by "Crafting History: Textiles, Metals and Ceramics at the University of Georgia." 

  • ACC Library

    11 a.m. FREE!

    Baby Animals on the Move

    A baby animal themed storytime and craft program. Ages 0–3. 


Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9:30 p.m. $5 (21+), $7 (18-20).

    OUTERSEA Athens-based psychedelic surf-rock five-piece.

    CALICO VISION Athens-based psychedelic pop group.

    SMALL BEIGE GIRL Local punk band described as "the music equivalent of a successfully completed two-point conversion."

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    9 p.m.

    GREG MEREDITH Athens-based singer-songwriter and loop artist.

    GRACEN DANIELS Young local singer-songwriter and Nuci's Space Camp Amped alum.

  • 40 Watt Club

    9 p.m. $20 (adv.), $25 (door).

    BIG GIPP Atlanta rapper best known as a member of Goodie Mob.

    DAZ DILLINGER Longtime West Coast rapper known as one-half of Tha Dogg Pound.

  • The Foundry

    9 p.m. $10.

    MONDAY'S ALIBI Local band specializing in '70s and '80s rock and roll.

  • The Foundry

    2 p.m. $10 (adv.), $15 (door).

    BREASTFEST The breast-cancer-awareness event turns 20. With performances by 6 String Drag, The Welfare Liners, Monday's Alibi, Clay Leverett & John Neff, Rachel O'Neal and Sara O'Brien. See story on p. 33.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    JIM GOLDY Sarah Swillum's hallucinatory Dada-beat-pop performance features existential chants and dance.

    MANS TRASH Skewed psych-pop sounds from Athens musician Mercer West.

    NU DEPTH Local experimental project.

    JEB'S UNIVERSE TATTOO No info available.

    DJS FOG JUICE & WINSTON PARKER Playing disco, pop, post-punk, new wave and current hits.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE!

    LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.

  • Morton Theatre

    7:30 p.m. $25 (adv.), $30 (door).

    MOTOWN AND MORE A group of 15 performers, led by Diane McIntosh, recreates the famous Motown sound.

  • No. 3 Railroad Street

    6 p.m.

    THE DIXIELAND 5 Local trad-jazz/Dixieland band that features a front line of trumpet, clarinet and trombone and a rhythm section of piano and tenor banjo.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    THE CHARLIE FOG BAND Five-piece Americana group from Savannah.

  • The Office Lounge

    Human Rights Festival Fundraiser. 8:30 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER TRIBBLE Good old-fashioned rock and roll from this Athens mainstay. 

    MICHAEL GUTHRIE Local singer-songwriter whose sound blends folk, jazz, pop, blues, flamenco, country and rock.

    TIMI & WONDERLAND RANGERS Local pop rabble-rouser Timi Conley performs with his all-star backing band.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    5 p.m. FREE!

    JEREMY RAY Punky singer-songwriter from Atlanta.

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    Mar. 7, 2–6 p.m. (members-only preview, join for $25), 6–8 p.m. (general public). Mar. 8, 9 a.m.–8 p.m. Mar. 9 & 10, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

    Friends of the Athens-Clarke County Library Book Sale

    Thousands of titles available. Fill a bag for $10 on Saturday.


  • Elbert Theatre, Elberton

    Mar. 16–17, 7 p.m. Mar. 18, 2 p.m. $11–16. 706-283-1049

    Always, Patsy Cline

    The musical tells the story of the country legend, featuring many of her hits. 

  • Winder-Barrow Community Theatre

    Mar. 9–10, 7:30 p.m. Mar. 11, 3 p.m. $10–13.

    The Foreigner

    A British visitor Froggy LeSueur and his shy friend confuse and delight zany Southerners in rural Georgia.

Ending Saturday, March 10


Word on the Street

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    Spring Book Sale

    Thousands of books will be available for bargain prices, as will books on tape, CDs, VHS tapes and records. Proceeds benefit the Madison County Library. Through Mar. 10. $1–2 (most items).