Tuesday, July 18, 2017


Girls Rock Camp Performances 

Final Concerts at ARTS/West 
Saturday July 22nd at 7pm and Sunday July 23rd at 2pm.
Admission: Suggested donation $5-$20

Keg and Case Competition 

     Stop by the Keg and Case Homebrew Competition during Ohio Brew Week and help crown this year's locally brewed crowd pleaser. Enter your own homebrew for a chance to win brewing supplies at Athens Do It Yourself at 16060 Canaanville Road, Athens, OH 45701.

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Wednesday, July 19, from 6:30 pm to 10 pm
Arts West, 132 W. State St., Athens 
Open stage hosted by John E Goettge and Tony Adami 
$12 in advance at ADIY only, $15 at door to be a judge
and receive a souvenir tasting glass.

See you there!

Thursday, July 06, 2017

Open Dance Nights
Southeast Ohio Traditional Dance Society and 
ARTS/West Presents
are pleased to host evenings of
open dance and music!


Thursday: July 13th and August 10th
7:00-9:00pm at ARTS/West 132 W. State St., Athens

Want to Dance? Everyone is welcome to dance
No dance experience is necessary. No partner is needed. The evening will include contra dancing and whatever else people bring!

Musicians – You are welcome to play any kind of dance music.

Dancers - Anyone is welcome to teach some dancing. Bring appropriate recorded music or musicians.

Details at www.athenscontradance.org. If you have questions, contact
Adriane at athenscontradance@gmail.com or 740-590-4102.

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Local Arts Organization Job Opportunity: 

Stuart's Opera House is hiring a full time 
Events and Box Office Manager! 






To apply, please go to:

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

ARTS/West will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th for Independence Day! 

For information about Athens area 4th of July activities and fireworks, go to:

Monday, June 26, 2017

                Call For Artists!!!!  
AMAC is seeking up to 10 art designs to be applied onto vinyl wraps to cover traffic control boxes in Athens, Ohio. AMAC encourages submissions of Athens specific artworks that will make Athens Art Outside the Box purely "Athens."

$500 honorarium will be awarded for use
of each design!

Artists will be selected by jury process. Selected artists will not choose locations. Each selected artist will not be eligible for more than one location until removal occurs.

Wraps will be removed after 3-5 years, depending on condition. They may be removed at any time at the discretion of the City of Athens.

Selected artist designs (which can be computer designed images or scanned from illustrations, paintings, quilts, mosaic, photographed sculptures, photographs, or other) will be printed on to a vinyl wrap, and applied to the traffic boxes by the City of Athens.


ENTRY DEADLINE: Friday, July 14, 2017 @ 5:00 PM 


More Information and entry forms at:


Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Past, Present & Future


Join us to celebrate seven years of Athens Rock Camp for Girls! 


Past, Present & Future will be showcasing art by campers and organizers. 

We will be displaying memorabilia from over the years including: Buttons, zines, photos, lyrics sheets, videos, and our scrapbook...
Also come out to see our new video!



Whether you are a parent, brother, sister, cousin, grandparent or friend of a past, present, or future camper we would love to see you there!


Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Pints with a Purpose to benefit ARTS/West!

Come and enjoy a brew while giving back! 


Devil's Kettle Brewery will be hosting it's monthly Pints with a Purpose event on Wednesday, July 19th from 12-10pm during Ohio Brew Week. 

Each month, during Pints with a Purpose, 
a local non profit organization receives $1 from each pint sold at Devil's Kettle.