Athens weekend preview: AthStock, Rooftop Yoga and extra | Arts & Tradition

The Purple & Black compiles a weekly roundup of exhibits and occasions for the upcoming weekend. This weekend features a charity gala, a headshot mini session at The Foundry, the Dance FX showcase and extra.

Thursday, August 3


WHAT: Dance FX presents its annual pupil choreography showcase and competitors: XPLOSION. The viewers’s favourite will likely be awarded $100 in money and $100 to their favourite charity.

WHERE: 40 Watt Membership

WHEN: Doorways open at 7 p.m. and present begins 7:30 p.m.

PRICE: Tickets are $8 on-line and $10 on the door


WHAT: In want of a headshot? Native photographer Macy Williams is internet hosting headshot mini classes.

WHERE: The Foundry

WHEN: 5:30 p.m.

PRICE: $30


WHAT: The Bartram Path Pale Ale celebrates 250 years of the Bartram Path Convention with a beer launch celebration and trivia.

WHERE: Athentic Brewing Firm

WHEN: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

PRICE: Free to attend

Friday, August 4


WHAT: Nonetheless-life artist Manda McKay is opening an exhibition titled “Raindrops and Reflections.” Her physique of labor is closely influenced by her relationship with nature.

WHERE: tiny ATH gallery

WHEN: 5 p.m. to eight p.m.

PRICE: Free to attend; donations accepted


WHAT: Take pleasure in 4 function standup units by Lanny Farmer, Angel Contreras, Phillip Broughton and Kelly Petronis.

WHERE: Work.Store

WHEN: 8 p.m. to 9 p.m.

PRICE: $10


WHAT: Attend a live performance that includes Atlanta/Athens songwriter Adam Klein who performs a mix of people, nation and Americana, in addition to the Galactic Engineers, described as a “psych desert surf with a Celtic twist.”


WHEN: Doorways open at 9 p.m. and present begins at 10 p.m.

PRICE: $10

Saturday, August 5


WHAT: Artist2Artist presents AthStock, a recreation of Woodstock for the advantage of Athens Acceptance Restoration Middle. The music competition options native bands protecting bands resembling Jefferson Airplane, The Who, Jimi Hendrix, CCR and CSN&Y.

WHERE: Southern Brewing Co.

WHEN: Doorways open at 12:00 p.m., music from 12:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

PRICE: $20


WHAT: The market affords regionally grown groceries and handmade items. Attendees can get pleasure from free stay music and youngsters’s music.

WHERE: Bishop Park

WHEN: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

PRICE: Free to attend


WHAT: The Ashton Hope Keegan Basis hosts its sixth annual gala. The theme is “A Midsummer Evening’s Dream.” The gala will function a buffet, silent public sale, music and extra.

WHERE: Lodge Indigo

WHEN: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

PRICE: $125

Sunday, August 6

1000 MEALS

WHAT: Cease by Hendershot’s for a free meal – no questions requested.

WHERE: Hendershot’s

WHEN: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

PRICE: Free to attend


WHAT: Husband and spouse duo Allen and Laura McHan carry out a collection of preparations from pop to nation music.

WHERE: Oak Home Distillery

WHEN: 3:30 p.m. to six p.m.

PRICE: Free to attend


WHAT: Gasoline Sizzling Yoga is educating a category on the Georgia Theater Rooftop to assist the Athens Humane Society.

WHERE: Georgia Theater

WHEN: 6 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

PRICE: $15 donation to enroll

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