Events

There is always something going on in Athens. Invariably, an eclectic mix of events and activities are available for your enjoyment. Have some fun!

Looking for some entertainment?

You've come to the right place. Athens County is known for an exciting music and eclectic arts scene. From festivals large and small, from theater productions to hot bands in a cozy pub, there's plenty of fun to go around.

If you are hosting an event in Athens County, is it listed here? Contact us to see how it can be! Questions can be directed to Kristin Miller at kmiller@athensohio.com.

Upcoming Athens County Events

Sunday August 05, 2012
Sha Sha Higby: Costumes and Drawings

Sha Sha Higby: Costumes and Drawings

This exhibition presents sculptural costumes and drawings by international performance/sculptural artist, Sha Sha Higby, who is known for her evocative and haunting performances using the exquisite and ephemeral body sculpture she meticulously creates herself and moves within. Elaborate sculptural costume, dance, and puppetry explore magic and emotion, creating an atmospheric world within the borders between death and life.

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Women Artists in the Kennedy Museum of Art Collection - Part I

Women Artists in the Kennedy Museum of Art Collection - Part I

The three-part exhibition Women Artists in the KMA Collection will highlight paintings, prints, and 3-D work made by women artists in the 20th century. Part I will explore the work of women artists who began their career prior to the feminist movement in art in the 1970s. The work included in Part I is for the most part abstract and in the form of paintings, drawings and prints. This exhibition will place these artists within the larger art world context in which they worked, exploring the relationship between gender, art making, and abstraction.

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