EVENTS


ATHENS PICTURE SHOW:  JUNE 22-24

This AthFest weekend, join us for a diverse series of new locally produced films, including: KNIGHTS TO KINGS, an inspiring documentary from Chess & Community on their travels to Ethiopia; ATHENS RISING, a feature documentary from local filmmaker James Preston celebrating the creative class in the Classic City; DOWN & YONDER, a southern drama made by Christopher Flippo and UGA students in their hometowns in Northwest Georgia; and a midnight program of alternative microcinema from Andrew Shearer and Athens underground film collective GONZORIFFIC.


ATHFEST MUSIC:  CLUB CRAWL @ CINÉ

FRIDAY JUNE 22


9:00p -- Doors Open
10:00p-11:00p – Ty Manning and the Slawdog Biscuits
11:15p-12:15p – Sunny South Blues Band
12:30p-1:30a – AFTM

ADMISSION: $7 or FREE with AthFest wristband
All ages welcome | Artist bios and photos: AthFest.com

SATURDAY JUNE 23:

5th Annual HipHop All-Star Showcase
Presented by ATHfactor-Liberty Entertainment
Hosted by DJ Chief Rocka & Mon2

8:00-8:40p -- Doors Open with a Red Carpet Mixer
8:45-9:25p -- Athens Music Video Mix
9:30-9:40p -- Minnie Lea
9:45- 9:55p -- Motorhead 2X
10:00-10:10p -- Ishues
10:10-10:25p -- DJ Chief Rocka
10:25-10:35p -- Kid Arsenic
10:40-10:50p -- Javae
10:55-11:05p -- Kxng Blanco // King of the Youth
11:10-11:20p -- CatchOne Baldie
11:25-11:35p -- Dictator
11:45-11:55p -- DK
12:00-12:25a -- BYV
12:30-12:50a  -- VALLEY GIRL D
12:50-1:00a -- RocboiZay
1:00-1:10a -- AgTezz
1:15-1:25a -- Ant Da Ripper
1:30-1:40a -- Solo 10K
1:45-2:00a -- Chief Rocka & Mon2

GEORGIA REVIEW SPRING ISSUE PARTY

MONDAY JUNE 25 @ 7p

To celebrate its upcoming issue, The Georgia Review will host a reading by Elly Bookman, winner of the fifth annual Loraine Williams Poetry Prize. Review assistant editor Soham Patel will be the opening reader, and the event will include a musical performance by Cortez Garza. Sponsored by The Georgia Review and the National Endowment for the Arts, the event is free and open to the public. A reception with light refreshments will follow the reading.


OLLI@UGA CINEMA + CONVERSATION

TUESDAY JUNE 26 @ 5p

The OLLI@UGA CINEMA@CINÉ Special Interest Group will meet one Tuesday a month, to watch a matinee film together and then enjoy a discussion about the film, with refreshments and snacks — the cinema equivalent to a book club. Join in for an enjoyable evening of cinema, conversation and camaraderie!


MEMBER NIGHT: EVERY TUESDAY

MEMBER NIGHT is now on Tuesdays!

Join us for a social hour with specialty cocktails from 6:30p-7:30p, and discounted admission at just $6.50 for all shows for all current members!

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