Weekend Roundup

Athens Area:

Normaltown Brewing celebrates their 3rd anniversary! Join the celebration on Saturday from 12-5 PM. There will be new brews, music, and food! For more information check out the event page on Flagpole or visit Normaltown Brewing’s Facebook page. Free event, must be 21 or older to drink!

Hike into History: Join a guided hike at Ben Burton Park this Saturday from 1-3 PM. Learn about the economic and natural history of our public spaces from the Trails and Open Space staff. This event is $2 for ACC residents and $3 for non-residents. Click here to learn more!

Athens Black Market Shark Tank: Join the co-founders of Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement this Saturday for one of their marketplaces! These are put on to support black and minority business owners in our area. Entrepreneurs can enter the ABM Shark Tank for a chance to win $500. The marketplace is free to the general public. For more information about this even or how to enter the Shark Tank, visit their page here!

Blue Ridge:

The most awaited festival is finally here, the 12th Annual Fire & Ice Chili Cook Off and Craft Beer Festival! This Saturday event is one you don’t want to miss! There will be live music, ice sculptures, and so much more! Buy a tasting card for $10 to sample and vote for the People’s Choice Award. Make sure to say hello to our agent Edward Sanford at his table! More information can be found here!