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guide2: Valentine’s Week in Athens

Here are a few things happening this week in the city we love the most…

monday

THE FOUNDRY | SWEETHEART DUETS HOOT: This month will highlight musical couples, featuring Jessica and Matthew Williams, Marie Davon and Andrew Heaton, Julia McDermott and Carl Rapp, Vicki and Rob McMaken, Jean Moon and Pat Harrell, Denise and Dave D’Angelo, Connie Muscenti and Colin Ramirez and Soleil Ouimet and Bernard Cook. Susan Staley opens with her sweetheart and hosts the show. 

THE ROOK AND PAWN | MAGIC THE GATHERING DRAUGHTS AND DRAFTS + LEAGUE TRIVIA

my wife makes good drinks

See this Instagram photo by @savsturk * 87 likes

THE WORLD FAMOUS | OPENING RECEPTION: “A Moment in Time” features wildlife illustrations by watercolor painter Elizabeth Boudreau.

GRINDHOUSE BURGERS | DIRTY SOUTH TRIVIA: SEX, DRUGS, AND ROCK AND ROLL

tuesday

THE ROOK AND PAWN | HAPPY HOUR TRIVIA 

BLIND PIG TAVERN | FULL CONTACT TRIVIA

Saturday Noms 🍔🍟👌🏽 📷: @tucmag #AthensEats #AthensGA

See this Instagram photo by @grindhouseathens * 17 likes

THE FOUNDRY | ARTIE BALL SWING BAND: Swing, blues, boogie and dixieland with all the camp and candor of the glory days of the ’30s and ’40s.

GMoA | EMPTY BOWLS PAINTING: Join the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia in creating custom bowls for the charity’s annual Empty Bowls Luncheon.

GEORGIA THEATRE | ANDERS OSBORNE + THE GHOST OF PAUL REVERE

wednesday

PORTERHOUSE GRILL | JAZZ NIGHT

GRINDHOUSE KILLER BURGERS | DIRTY BINGO

YOUR PIE | TRIVIA

BLIND PIG TAVERN | FULL CONTACT TRIVIA

THE WORLD FAMOUS | TECH HAPPY HOUR

THE FOUNDRY | NORMA RAE + CHARLOTTE BERG BAND + KEVIN WHITFIELD 

GEORGIA THEATRE | JAMEY JOHNSON + BJ BARHAM
thursday

GEORGIA THEATRE | JAMEY JOHNSON + BJ BARHAM 

CINE BARCAFE | OPENING RECEPTION: Photographic artist Wing Young Huie will speak on “How Photographs Form Us– What Do You See?” at the reception for the city-wide exhibit “We Are the Other: A Photographic Portrait of Athens, Georgia.”

THE FOUNDRY | THE BIG SMOOTH

GEORGIA MUSEUM of ART | MAKE IT AN EVENING 

friday

THE FOUNDRY | THE DIRTY DOORS

GEORGIA THEATRE | TINSLEY ELLIS + REVEREND TRIBBLE AND THE DEACONS + ACROSS THE WIDE
saturday

THE GEORGIA THEATRE | MAREN MORRIS: Critically and commercially successful country singer-songwriter, part of the 2017 Hero Tour.

THE FOUNDRY | PENNY & SPARROW: Indie folk/country duo from Texas, with influences from Stephen Sondheim to The Swell Season. COREY KILGANNON: Acoustic singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN.

THE WORLD FAMOUS | KITH & KIN: Newly formed Athens-based folk-rock band.

THE WORLD FAMOUS | HOT CORNER HIP HOP: The one-year anniversary of the series, featuring locally grown beats and rhymes by Lingua Franca (EP release show!) and WesdaRuler, Ishues, Squalle and LG, Letsruntrack and The Pleasure Point.

sunday

…lets be real, the only thing we go to on Sundays is brunch.

Until next time…

xoxo

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