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Rock in the New Year in Athens, Georgia!  Athens' live music scene is always "on," but throw in the celebratory vibe of New Year's Eve and there's no better place to mark the beginning of 2015!


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Featured Events

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Cinco de Mayo Celebration: An Evening of Salsa, Latin & Jazz

MAY
5
2015
The Foundry is hosting a Cinco de Mayo party on May 5, with Grogus supplying music and the kitchen supplying a bunch… MORE

Classic City Roller Girls vs. Tallahassee Roller Girls

MAY
9
2015
Come cheer on the Classic City Rollergirls as they wage war against Tallahassee Roller Girls. When: Saturday, April… MORE

Mother's Day Plant Sale at Williams Farm

MAY
9
2015
The Williams Farm plant sale will be Saturday, May 9, 2015 and Sunday, May 10 (Mother's Day) from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.… MORE

Athens Jazz Festival

MAY
16
2015
WUGA-FM 91.7, the public radio station operated by the University of Georgia, will present the 2015 Athens Jazz… MORE

Cultivating Community Dinner

MAY
17
2015
The community is invited to The National on May 17th for the Cultivating Community Dinner. Chef Peter Dale is… MORE

Grand Opening: Sunday Center Market

MAY
17
2015
  The market will begin with a soft opening on Sunday, May 3 and will continue each Sunday through October from… MORE

Meet Author Mark Z. Danielewski: THE FAMILIAR, VOLUME 1: One Rainy Day in…

MAY
18
2015
Avid Bookshop is thrilled to bring you Mark Z. Danielewski (author of House of Leaves, Only Revolutions, and The Fifty… MORE

Screening Premiere: "The Soul of Athens: A History of the Morton Theatre"

MAY
19
2015
“The Soul of Athens: A History of the Morton Theatre” is a new documentary that tells the story of the… MORE

5th Annual Good Food Good Beer Block Party

MAY
23
2015
Enjoy good food, good beer, good people, and good music, all to benefit a good cause at Creature Comforts Brewing… MORE

Comedy: T.J. Miller (of HBO's SILICON VALLEY)

MAY
28
2015
Grab a friend and come to 40 Watt Club to see Comedian T.J. Miller of HBO's Silicon Valley! MORE

Hot Corner Celebration and Soul Food Feast

JUN
12
2015
The Hot Corner Celebration returns for its 15th year.  This festival celebrates the traditional center of… MORE

6th Annual Laughfest: The Official Athfest Comedy Showcase with Caleb Synan

JUN
24
2015
Caleb Synan’s act is a deceptively smart blend of Southern charm and razor sharp wit. His instant likability and… MORE

AthFest Music and Arts Festival, 19th Annual

JUN
26
2015
The AthFest Music and Arts Festival takes place Friday, June 26th from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday, June 27th from… MORE

Family Day: Puppetry Play

JUL
18
2015
Families are invited to check out paintings, puppets and works on paper by artist Ralph Chessé, then create… MORE

Sprockets Music Video Festival

JUL
24
2015
Film Athens presents the Sprockets Music Video Festival featuring in competition music videos from Georgia and around… MORE