Friday, March 16

16 events

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

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

    WICKED KING Hard-hitting local rock trio dedicated to the roots of true heavy music.

    SACRED HOLLOW Local band playing loud, catchy hard rock with a bite.

    WILD PLANET Indie alternative rock band from Tallahassee, FL.

    THE BROKEN STRING BAND Athens band blending Western folk with indie rock.

  • The Foundry

    7 p.m. $10 (adv.), $13 (door).

    THE GRAINS OF SAND Local band with a four-piece horn section offering up your favorite '60s and '70s beach and Motown music.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    BILLBOARD BAGGINS Athens-based experimental outfit.

    DJ MAHOGANY Popular local DJ spins freaky funk, sultry soul, righteous R&B and a whole lotta unexpected faves.

  • Hendershot's Coffee Bar

    8 p.m.

    THE GREEN FLAG BAND Playing traditional Irish music for St. Patrick's Day.

  • Highwire Lounge

    8 p.m. FREE!

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

  • The Office Lounge

    8:30 p.m. 706-546-0840

    THE GEORGIA HEALERS One of Athens' premier blues bands for the past 25 years.

  • The Office Lounge

    6 p.m. 706-546-0840

    REV. CONNER MACK TRIBBLE Tribble is a Georgia rock and roll fixture. Every Friday!

  • Saucehouse Barbeque

    7 p.m. FREE!

    TIM MOORE Local singer-songwriter playing acoustic country music.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    5 p.m. FREE!

    DAVID HYDE Multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter from Ball Ground.

  • VFW

    8 p.m. $8.

    CHRIS HAMPTON BAND Local country and Southern rock singer-songwriter performs with his group.



  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $5–7.

    The Kourtesans

    The drag troupe present "Iconic Women in History." Ticket proceeds benefit Project Safe.



  • 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. 

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

    6 p.m. FREE!

    Spotlight Sips

    A low-commitment story time for adults. Discuss contemporary classics with Kurt Vonnegut's short story "Harrison Bergeron" from the collection Welcome to the Monkey House