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40 Watt Club

Internationally-renowned nightspot with live music almost every night of the week. The Fabulous 40 Watt is a must-see for any visitors interested in the growth of the Athens alt-rock scene.

The club continues to receive national acclaim; check it out!

  • "America's Coolest Music Venues," Travel + Leisure, June 2014
  • "America's Seven Best Small Rock Clubs,", November 8, 2013
  • "The Best Clubs in America," Rolling Stone magazine, March 2013
  • "America's 40 Best Music Venues," Paste Magazine.
  • Recommended by Daily Candy, Atlanta.

of Montreal with Yonatan Gat and Ruby the Rabbitfoot

    From: March 05, 2015 - March 05, 2015
This will sell out - get your tickets now for of Montreal with Yonatan Gat and Ruby the Rabbitfoot. View Details

Turquoise Jeep

    From: March 06, 2015 - March 06, 2015
"Everything is not meant to be understood," says Flynt Flossy co-CEO of the musical phenomenon Turquoise Jeep. Like many other visionary ar... View Details

Shakey Graves

    From: March 21, 2015 - March 21, 2015
The 40 Watt Club will feature Shakey Graves with opener Nikki Lane on Sat., Mar 21. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the show starts at 9 p.m. View Details

FLUKE Mini-Comics Festival, 14th Annual

    From: April 11, 2015 - April 11, 2015
FLUKE is a mini-comic festival that has been organized by Athens-area comic artists, underground publishers and their enthusiasts since 2002. Conceiv... View Details

Foxygen with Alex Cameron

    From: April 17, 2015 - April 17, 2015
Foxygen with Alex Cameron was named one of the top ten shows you must see in Athens, GA this spring. View Details

26th Annual Boybutante Ball

    From: April 18, 2015 - April 18, 2015
Boybutante Ball is a fundraiser for Boybutante AIDS Foundation, Inc. and one of the most anticipated events of the year.     View Details

Sprockets Music Video Festival

    From: July 24, 2015 - July 26, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
Film Athens presents the 10th Annual Sprockets Music Video Festival featuring in competition music videos from Georgia and around the world! Starte... View Details