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2nd Annual Darius Goes West Run Roll & Stroll 5k

About the race: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) is the number one fatal genetic disease to affect children in the world. Experts agree that DMD should be treated or cured in the not too distant ...

2nd Annual Mulherin Foundation Glow & Go Aquathlon

  • July 26, 2014 - July 26, 2014
  • Location: Bishop Park
  • Address: 705 Sunset Drive, Athens, GA 30606
  • Venue: Bishop Park
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This family-friendly swim/run event is designed to accommodate multi-race enthusiasts and active families looking for a fun summer activity. The kids will start the event off with a 200 yard swim and...

82 Spur, Ben Shirley and Jake Decker

  • July 24, 2014 - July 24, 2014
  • Location: 40 Watt Club
  • Address: 285 W. Washington St., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: 40 Watt Club
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 A concert featuring three different groups at The 40 Watt Club.

Afterhours Event: Comic Con @ Your Library!

In celebration of Comic Con going on this week in San Diego, CA, Athens' own mini Comic Con will be held! Celebrate comic & pop culture characters with face painting, photo booths, games & ac...

Bobby Bare Jr.'s Young Criminals' Starvation League

Bobby blazed a path of unique songwriting craftsmanship with a voice that blows through you like an unyielding wind on the desolate prairie. "Undefeated" is BBJ's first release since 2010 a...

Brothers, Programs, Semicircle and Grand Vapids

  • July 26, 2014 - July 26, 2014
  • Location: 40 Watt Club
  • Address: 285 W. Washington St., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: 40 Watt Club
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Four on the Floor at 40 Watt Club with Brothers, Programs, Semicircle and Grand Vapids.

Darius Goes West Weekend! 10th Annual

  • From: July 25, 2014 - July 26, 2014 (Recurring daily)
  • Location: Various times and locations
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Friday, July 25: Family Carnival at The Body Shop of Athens' parking lot. The weekend's most popular event feaatures a 27' Lava Twist slip 'n slide, a petting zoo with camel rides, a caricature artis...

Exhibit: Paper Covers Rock Gallery Tour and Discussion

The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department will present a special "Gallery Tour and Discussion" featuring "Paper Covers Rock," an exhibition of graphic and fine arts he...

Farmers Table Supper Series: Diamond Hills Farm

  • July 24, 2014 - July 24, 2014
  • Location: Cinco y Diez
  • Address: 1653 South Lumpkin Street, Athens, GA 30606
  • Venue: Cinco y Diez
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  One of chef Whitney Otawka's guiding principles in the kitchen is to cook with the finest ingredients she can get her hands on, and she's lucky to have so many gifted local farmers producing...

July Adult Spelling Bee

  • July 24, 2014 - July 24, 2014
  • Location: Treppenhaus
  • Address: 114 College Ave., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: Treppenhaus

Join friends for the next adult spelling bee competition on Thursday, July 24. This spelling bee won't be your run of the mill event -- contestants will be required to have a drink in hand when they ...

Kinchafoonee Cowboys

The Kinchafoonee Cowboys began in December, 1991 in a pecan orchard in Terrell County, GA. The band's name comes from the Kinchafoonee Creek - a tributary of the Flint River that flows through Lee Co...

Kinky Waikiki on the Rooftop

Aloha and muka laka hiki Athens! The Georgia Theatre is excited about the "The Summer Sunset Series" on the rooftop featuring Kinky Waikiki - a relaxing, steel guitar driven band that encou...

Meat and Three: Athens Food Scene Then and Now

With so many great restaurants to choose from, it's easy to see why Athens is known as a foodie town. Reminisce about the glorious epicurean history of the Classic City and learn about current trends...

Mojito Fest Athens

Mojito Fest comes to Athens, Georgia to pay tribute to this iconic drink. The first annual Mojito Fest Athens celebrates Latin American culture with music, dancing and this classic Latin drink. Taste...

Museum Mix at Georgia Musuem of Art

Museum Mix is a late-night art party at which Michael Lachowski, public relations coordinator for the museum and a member of seminal Athens band Pylon, will DJ. There will be refreshments and access ...

Nature Ramblers

Please join the Nature Ramblers and learn more about the natural areas, flora and fauna of the Garden while making new friends and enjoying the cool, fresh air. Sessions will start with an inspiratio...

Ruby the Rabbitfoot, Heavy Petty, Vigils & Lena Gardenia

Enjoy music at The Green Room featuring Ruby the Rabbitfoot, Heavy Petty, Vigils & Lena Gardenia.

Summer Reading Performance Series: Silly Sock Hop!

Are you ready for a "hopping" good time? Join the Athens-Clarke County Library Children's Department staff on Thursday, July 24, at 10:30 a.m. for a sock hop dance and party. Children of al...

Supper Club at home.made from scratch

Supper Club is a private dining experience held in the beautiful converted storefront of the award winning home.made catering in Athens, Georgia. Created by chef Mimi Maumus, each Supper Club menu is...

Totally 80's Party with The Highballs

Everybody have fun tonight! Travel back in time to the era of shoulder pads, bangle bracelets and living to excess. The Highballs will be putting on a totally awesome show so you can party to the max...

Trail Creek Mountain Bike Fun Ride

The Athens -Clarke County Leisure Services Department presents the inaugural Trail Creek Mountain Bike Fun Ride on Saturday, July 26 from 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. at East Athens Community Park. This Moun...

On-Going Events

ARTifacts Rock Athens: Relics from the Athens Music Scene, 1975-1985

Art Rocks Athens has teamed up with the Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the UGA Special Collections Library to present ARTifacts Rock Athens, May 1, 2014 through December 31, ...

Athens Farmers Market - Saturdays

The Athens Farmer's Market is a not-for-profit organization with an overarching goal of improving the health of the community through provision of local, nutrient dense foods, social interaction, and...

Athens Farmers Market Downtown - Wednesdays

  • From: April 09, 2014 - October 08, 2014 (Every Wednesday)
  • Location: Creature Comforts Brewing Co.
  • Address: 271 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: Athens Farmers' Market
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The Athens Farmer's Market is a not-for-profit organization with an overarching goal of improving the health of the community through provision of local, nutrient dense foods, social interaction, and...

CINÉBABY: Screenings for Parents + Baby

  • Starting: May 28, 2014 (Every Wednesday)
  • Location: Ciné
  • Address: 234 W. Hancock Ave., Athens, GA 30601
  • Venue: Ciné
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NEW! CINÉBABY: SCREENINGS FOR PARENTS + BABY: Ciné presents a new series of special shows designed just for new moms and dads and their babies! With soft lighting, lowered sound, stroll...


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