Music and Arts

According to the GoFundMe page for the Union Street Fire Employee Relief, more than $44,000 has been raised by 750 people in just eight days. Now Athens musicians are stepping up.

The first of three benefits has been scheduled for this Saturday at Casa Cantina, featuring 10 of Athens' best-known bands and 100% of the proceeds going to Union Street employees affected by the Nov. 16 fire.

Eighteen entries will be displayed Dec. 2-Jan. 2
Musicians and regulars share thoughts on recent fire, longtime music venue

WOUB Music Blog

Madafo has been coordinating Kwanzaa celebrations for more than four decades
Richard Syracuse taught and performed in Athens for nearly 50 years
First dates, new friends at legendary bar

NPR Music

Arts

The Golden Dragon Acrobats will perform Oct. 15
Music, magicians, zoo animals at third annual fest
Artist Skip Rohde will speak on Oct. 13
WOUB's Marlena Scott visits Hocking College for the annual music/outdoor activities fest
OU Russ Professor of Chemical Engineering Srdjan Nesic will give a short talk before the film on Oct. 14
Dairy Barn will display exhibit Jan. 16-March 15
Opening reception scheduled for Oct. 10
"The Greatest Free Show on Earth" will take place in downtown Circleville

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