COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, May 22

2 events

Events

  • UGA Special Collections Library

    2 p.m. FREE! jclevela@uga.edu

    Tuesday Tour at 2

    Take a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda on the second floor.

  • Athens, GA

    7 a.m.–7 p.m. mvp.sos.ga.gov

    Election Day

    (Designated Polling Places) Vote in Nonpartisan local elections and partisan state primaries.

Wednesday, May 23

2 events

Events

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by WUOG on May 30.

  • 8:30 a.m. FREE! www.1millioncups.com/athens

    1 Million Cups

    (Seller Labs, 1 Press Place) 1MC is a national program designed to educate, engage and connect entrepreneurs. Each week, a local startup presents their company to a supportive audience.

Thursday, May 24

2 events

Events

Friday, May 25

1 event

Events

Saturday, May 26

4 events

Events

  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.

  • Bishop Park

    8 a.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Scott Baxendale and Sean McAuley.

  • 9 a.m.–1 p.m. $5 (food), $15 (classic car registration). 706-491-9374

    FCP Classic Car & Truck Show

    (Lavonia Cultural Center) Trophies will be awarded to Best in Show, Best Modified Muscle Car and more. Proceeds benefit the Franklin Community Players.

  • VFW

    3 p.m. www.dav.org

    Memorial Ceremony

    American flags will be placed on veterans' gravesites at the East Lawn Cemetery. Refreshments will be served after the ceremony at the VFW.

Sunday, May 27

3 events

Events

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1:30–3:30 p.m. terrapinbeer.com

    Sunday Market

    Terrapin and Athens Land Trust hosts a weekly market with local produce and food vendors. 

  • 5 p.m. www.dav.org

    Memorial Ceremony

    (Evergreen Memorial Park) A wreath ceremony and reading commemorates fallen comerades. 

  • Brick House Studio

    3 p.m. until dark. FREE! lwnon1@gmail.com

    Sunday Open House

    (1892 Athens Rd.) Gypsy at Heart performs original world fusion and nu jazz stylings. Bring chairs and blankets.

Tuesday, May 29

2 events

Events

  • UGA Special Collections Library

    2 p.m. FREE! jclevela@uga.edu

    Tuesday Tour at 2

    Take a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda on the second floor.

  • Avid Bookshop

    5 p.m. FREE (w/ purchase). avidbookshop.com

    Full Moon Tarot Readings

    (Five Points) Kristen Carter reads every full moon. 

Wednesday, May 30

4 events

Events

Saturday, June 2

3 events

Events

  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.

  • Bishop Park

    8 a.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Scott Baxendale and Sean McAuley.

  • Georgia Square Mall

    10 a.m.–2 p.m. www.athenswestcorridor.com

    Athens West Fest

    (Parking lot behind the mall) Festivities include music performances, dancing, a kids zone, touch-a-truck, and a multi-vendor yardsale.

Sunday, June 3

2 events

Events

  • Goodness Grows

    2–5 p.m. $20–35. 706-743-5055, www.goodnessgrows.com

    Beer Festival

    Sample craft beer from Southern Brewing Company, Jekyll Brewing, Reformation Brewery and many more. Live music by Art Grider. Food vendors on site. A portion of proceeds will benefit historic preservation projects in Lexington.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1:30–3:30 p.m. terrapinbeer.com

    Sunday Market

    Terrapin and Athens Land Trust hosts a weekly market with local produce and food vendors. 

Monday, June 4

1 event

Events

  • Morton Theatre

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.mortontheatre.com

    49th Annual Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation Preservation Awards

    The Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation showcases projects that have revitalized local historic places. 

Tuesday, June 5

1 event

Events

  • UGA Special Collections Library

    2 p.m. FREE! jclevela@uga.edu

    Tuesday Tour at 2

    Take a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda on the second floor.

Wednesday, June 6

1 event

Events

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by WUOG on May 30.

Saturday, June 9

2 events

Events

  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.

  • Bishop Park

    8 a.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Scott Baxendale and Sean McAuley.

Sunday, June 10

1 event

Events

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1:30–3:30 p.m. terrapinbeer.com

    Sunday Market

    Terrapin and Athens Land Trust hosts a weekly market with local produce and food vendors. 

Tuesday, June 12

1 event

Events

  • UGA Special Collections Library

    2 p.m. FREE! jclevela@uga.edu

    Tuesday Tour at 2

    Take a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda on the second floor.

Wednesday, June 13

1 event

Events

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by WUOG on May 30.

Friday, June 15

1 event

Events

  • 7–10 p.m. FREE! www.greeneccoc.org

    Pickin' on the Greene

    (Downtown Greensboro) This downtown event  features kids activities, barbecue and live music by The Mulligan Brothers and Pullin' Strings.

Saturday, June 16

3 events

Events

  • West Broad Market Garden

    9 a.m.–1 p.m. FREE! www.athenslandtrust.org

    West Broad Farmers Market

    Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.

  • Bishop Park

    8 a.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Scott Baxendale and Sean McAuley.

  • Pinewoods Library

    9–11 a.m. 706-310-3606, accgov.com

    Access to Justice Pop-Up Clinic

    Attorneys will provide brief individual consultations. Attendees are encouraged to bring relevant important papers with them. 

Sunday, June 17

2 events

Events

  • 10 a.m.–3 p.m. www.theindiesouth.com

    Normaltown Flea

    (Indie South, 1377 Prince Ave.) Browse vintage, handmade goods and records.

  • Terrapin Beer Co.

    1:30–3:30 p.m. terrapinbeer.com

    Sunday Market

    Terrapin and Athens Land Trust hosts a weekly market with local produce and food vendors. 

Tuesday, June 19

1 event

Events

  • UGA Special Collections Library

    2 p.m. FREE! jclevela@uga.edu

    Tuesday Tour at 2

    Take a guided tour of the exhibit galleries of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library and the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies. Meet in the rotunda on the second floor.

Wednesday, June 20

1 event

Events

  • Creature Comforts Brewery

    4–7 p.m. FREE! www.athensfarmersmarket.net

    Athens Farmers Market

    Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by WUOG on May 30.