This Memorial Day weekend is shaping up to be a busy one for all Athens, GA, folks and friends! With a great lineup of options for fun there is no excuse not to get out and enjoy this holiday weekend.


Saturday, May 27


Athens Farmers Market 8am-12pm

Taste the fresh air and the fresh veggies at the Athens Farmers Market. Come expecting some freshly-farmed goodies, prepared foods, and local artisan crafts. Plus, live music and a children's booth with a free, fun, family-friendly activity each week. Free

Making Strange 6pm

Head out to the Front Porch Bookstore for this free concert. Come early, because every Saturday is a $10 bag of books sale at the Front Porch Bookstore Run by the Friends of the Winterville Library. Free

Bruisefest 7-9pm

A celebration of skronk and the chaotic beyond! Come check out the live music at 40 Watt Club and see Pervert, Monsson, Nihlist Cheerleader, No head, Ladrones, and Weaponized flesh. $15


Sunday, May 28

Potted Athens Re-Potting Class 2-5pm

Grab a beer at Athentic Brewing company and then stay a while for an afternoon class dedicated to houseplants, husbandry, questions, and community. BYOP: bring your own plants/pots/both! Soil & class provided. Plants/pots for sale. Suggested donation $5-20

Jazz Sunday at Creature Comforts 3-5pm

Sit back and enjoy live jazz from 3-5 PM in the downtown Athens Creature Comforts Taproom! The Taproom is open 1-6 PM on Sundays.



Athens Surf Stomp 2-9pm

Come on down to Southern Brewing Company for Athens Surf Stomp, featuring 9 bands throughout the afternoon and evening with DJs Nate Mitchell and Kurt Wood spinning vinyl between bands! It'll send you straight into those SoCal vibes. $7-10

Monday, May 29

Chairrapin Yoga 5:30-6:30pm

Join Terrapin Beer Co. for a brew & some bliss at Chairrapin Yoga at Terrapin Beer Co., hosted by Meghan Burke of Sangha Yoga Studio! Free

Monday Night Trivia 7-9pm

Come on out to Athentic Brewing Company every Monday for a brew, a quiz, and fun prizes. Free
Bring your family, bring your friends, it’s going to be a very exciting Memorial Day weekend in Athens, GA. Visit our calendar for even more information on Athens’ events this weekend and beyond! Have a great one, friends!