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30th Annual Insect Zoo Open House

  • April 03, 2015 - April 03, 2015
  • Location: on the lawn in front of Miller Plant Science
  • Address: 2105 Miller Plant Science Building, Athens, ,
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The UGA Bug Dawgs of the Entomology Department are hosting the 30th Insect Zoo Open House, held annually in late March or early April, rain or shine, demonstrates the exciting and rewarding aspects o...

7th Annual Cottage 5K and 1/4 Marathon

  • March 29, 2015 - March 29, 2015
  • Location: Sandy Creek Nature Center
  • Address: 205 Old Commerce Rd., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: Sandy Creek Nature Center

7th Annual Cottage 5K and new this year 1/4 Marathon (6.55 Miles). Both races will start at the Sandy Creek Nature Center and the courses will be run entirely on the Greenway, no cars, paved trails....

Abbey Road LIVE! presents: All You Need Is LOVE! Beatles tribute

  • April 03, 2015 - April 03, 2015
  • Location: The Foundry
  • Address: 295 E. Dougherty St., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: The Foundry
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Abbey Road LIVE! is bringing its "All You Need Is LOVE" show to The Foundry. Come sing along, dance, and rock out as Abbey Road LIVE! plays 2 sets of The Beatles greatest love songs. From &...

AlanFest 2015

  • From: April 03, 2015 - April 05, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: various locations such as Terrapin Brewery, Georgia Theatre rooftop, The Blind Pig
  • Address: 227 W. Dougherty St., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: Live Wire Athens (formerly New Earth)
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The David Alan Lewis Foundation [501(c)3] presents the Fourth Annual ALANFEST: Athens, Georgia welcomes back “AlanFest 2015, always carrying a smile!” AlanFest is a benefit concert seri...

Alanfest Percentage Night at Terrapin Beer Co

Come out to the brewery April 3rd, from 4:30 to 7:30 to take part in Alanfest. A festival that aims to celebrate the life of Athens native David Alan Lewis, and to raise funds for the David Alan Lewis...

Annual Donald L. Hollowell Lecture: Civil Rights Historian Tomiko Brown-Nagi

  • April 02, 2015 - April 02, 2015
  • Location: Morton Theatre
  • Address: 195 W. Washington St., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: Morton Theatre
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The civil rights historian Tomiko Brown-Nagin will deliver the University of Georgia’s fourth annual Donald L. Hollowell Lecture on April 2 at 7 p.m. at the historic Morton Theatre in Athens. B...

Athens Land Trust Nature Writing Group: Josh Brown

  Josh Brown, editor of the online magazine "The Broad Collective," is the featured guest at this month's meeting of the Athens Land Trust's nature-writing group on March 30th. Brown...

Athens Symphony Spring Concert

  Free tickets to the Athens Symphony Spring Concert on Sunday, March 29 will be distributed at The Classic Center Theatre box office beginning at 10 a.m. on Monday, March 16. The spring c...

Author Kirsten Gant: THE MATTER OF THE MOO COW

  • April 04, 2015 - April 04, 2015
  • Location: Avid Bookshop
  • Address: 493 Prince Ave., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: Avid Bookshop
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During Avid's usual Story Time on April 11 from 10:30am-11:00am, author Kirsten Gant will be a special guest reader with her book The Matter of the Moo Cow. This book is an easy-to-read, sweet story ...

Automatic for Autism: Resource Fair and Film

  • April 01, 2015 - April 01, 2015
  • Location: Ciné
  • Address: 234 W. Hancock Ave., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: Ciné

  Join friends and come to Automatic for Autism's The Faces of Autism in Athens. This is an autism resource fair and film event in downtown Athens. This gathering is bringing attention to the ...

Bathrooms, Slimy Member and Grumper

  • March 29, 2015 - March 29, 2015
  • Location: Hi-Lo Lounge
  • Address: 1354 Prince Avenue, Athens, GA 30606
  • Venue: Hi-Lo Lounge
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Three bands will be rocking out at Hi-Lo Lounge on Sunday, March 29th: BATHROOMS: A new local punk band featuring members of Cancers, Shaved Christ, Little Gold and more. SLIMY MEMBER: A raunchy punk ...

Breakfast with the Bunny!

  Join the Easter Bunny for breakfast, and enjoy crafts & activities for children as well as your chance to talk to the Bunny himself! (Photo included). Registration closes April 1 or when...

Breathlanes

  • April 01, 2015 - April 01, 2015
  • Location: Hendershot's
  • Address: 237 Prince Avenue, Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: Hendershot's
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Guitarist John Miley coined the term “Breathlanes” in the mid 1970s, and has since found it useful in defining and guiding an outlook toward creating an atmospheric, organic quality in mo...

Camp Amped Finale Show

  • March 29, 2015 - March 29, 2015
  • Location: Nuci's Space
  • Address: 396 Oconee St., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: Nuci's Space
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Camp Amped concludes with bands of young, talented musicians showcasing the originals they've written and the covers they've learned.

Casual Comedy Hosted by Dave Weiglein

  • March 31, 2015 - March 31, 2015
  • Location: Hendershot's
  • Address: 237 Prince Avenue, Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: Hendershot's
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Come one, come all! It’s time to laugh with young and old alike. Comedic genius Ben Evans headlines with guest comedians Ben Davis, Kevin Saucier, Cherith Fuller and Remi Treuer.

Chamber Chanchers, Athens Tango Project & Claudia Gargiulo, and Duo Grego

  • March 29, 2015 - March 29, 2015
  • Location: The Foundry
  • Address: 295 E. Dougherty St., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: The Foundry

Join friends for a night of international music and dance with Chamber Chanchers, Athens Tango Project, and Duo Grego. Performances will feature music and dance from a variety of different styles fea...

Crop Stories Preview Party

Come out to the brewery on March 29th from 1:30-330 to get a preview of the newest Crop Stories zine. This uniquely Athens quarterly cooking zine explores the life of an ingredient before it reaches y...

Della Mae

  • April 02, 2015 - April 02, 2015
  • Location: The Foundry
  • Address: 295 E. Dougherty St., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: The Foundry
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In a relatively short period of time, Della Mae has become a sensation in the music world. Commanding a powerful collective chemistry with vocal, instrumental, and songwriting talent to spare, the Bos...

Delta Gamma's Anchor Jam featuring The John King Band

John took serious interest in guitar when he realized that he could figure out how to play his favorite songs, then went on to modify them. Once John settled into the position of lead singer, his voi...

Dewayne Reynolds

Enjoy a show with magic, music and balloon artistry as part of the library’s 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten series! In Multipurpose Rooms.

Doggy Happy Hour

Bring your pooch and other furry friends (if they play well with others) for live music at New Earth Music Hall on the first Wednesday of every month. The cost is $5.00 per person/$10.00 per family. ...

Dr. Robert Coleman lectures on “Giambettino Cignaroli's Ecstasy of St. Francis for Pontremoli”

Dr. Robert Coleman, Associate Professor of Art History at the University of Notre Dame, lectures on “Giambettino Cignaroli's Ecstasy of St. Francis for Pontremoli.” Dr. Coleman teaches the...

Easter Egg Hunt

Kids will do arts and crafts activities and then search for eggs in groups according to ages. Find the golden egg to win an Easter Basket. Children from kindergarten through fifth grade.

Easter Egg-Stravaganza

  • April 04, 2015 - April 04, 2015
  • Location: Lay Park
  • Address: 297 Hoyt Street, Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: Lay Park
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  Join us for a fun-filled Easter Celebration! Hunt for elusive prize-filled Easter eggs! Ages through fifth grade.

Eclectic Bazaar

Little sister market to Indie South, the Eclectic Bazaar is smaller, simpler and more laid back. Come shop April 4 at the award-winning Creature Comforts Brewery.


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