Tuesday, August 14, 2018

UPTOWN
Athens Community Arts & Music Festival
~To be held Uptown at Multiple Venues~
Friday, August 17th, 5:30-7:30pm
Saturday, August 18th, Noon-9pm



A Weekend-long Celebration of the Arts and Music of Athens! 
Presented by The Athens Municipal Arts Commision and the City of Athens, along with the Hocking College School of Music.

Friday, August 17th (5:30-7:30pm), at The Athens Uptown Parking Garage
Athens Photo Project Youth Wheat Paste Exhibit Opening Reception
"Me and Mine"
Featuring live music from Large Mouth Brass Band and food vendor Holy Guacamole.

Saturday, August 18th (12-9pm), Union Street Main Stage (brought to you by Hocking College School of Music)
WESLEY BRIGHT and THE HONEY TONES, Mourning (A) Blkstar,
Adam Remnant Band, Hellnaw, Mobile Home, Stella, Ugata West African Drum & Dance, OVST, and more!

Saturday's Union St. line-up includes local and regional music, art, poetry, and dance on the main stage; Food vendors, Dr. May's Thai Kitchen and Cajun Clucker, and a beer garden (run by Stuart’s Opera House) featuring Jackie O’s beer; And the street (Union St. btw Congress & Court) will be lined with Athens Art Guild vendors selling local creations, and local non-profit arts organizations hosting art activities and info tables.


The weekend will also feature LIVE MUSIC at Casa Cantina, Donkey Coffee, Jackie O’s and The Union! (schedules coming soon)
With: Large Mouth Brass Band, No Plastic Flowers, Coal Cave Hollow Boys, County Pharaohs, Slugg, Weird Science, Mobile Home, Red Lake, Slagpile, Caitlin Kraus, Slackluster, Peach Fuzz, Bret Anderson, Steve Zarate, Tail Winds, and many more.

The 20-year ACMF tradition continues with live music all over uptown Athens. Proceeds from these stages benefit Stuart’s Afterschool Music Program, Arts West and The Gathering Place!


More details at Facebook Event
Thanks for supporting Arts West: Athens Community Gateway to the Arts!