40 Watt Club

40watt Fullstage
Call: (706) 549-7871 or visit www.40watt.com

The 40 Watt Club is one of the most famous and iconic music venues in the world.
In addition to national acts, the club has served as a music home base for many of Athens’ most beloved bands over the last 35 years, including R.E.M., the B-52’s, Pylon, Love Tractor, Vic Chesnutt, Olivia Tremor Control, Five Eight, Neutral Milk Hotel, Jucifer, Drive-By Truckers, of Montreal, The Whigs, Maserati, and more.


Saturday September 24, 2022 07:00 PM EDT
Other Location 40 Watt Club 285 W Washington St
Cost: $16 ADV / All Ages


Friday October 21, 2022 06:00 PM EDT
Other Location 40 Watt Club 285 W Washington St
Cost: $23 ADV


Wednesday November 2, 2022 06:00 PM EDT
Other Location 40 Watt Club 285 W Washington St
Cost: $22 ADV / All Ages

Sleep, Big Business

Saturday June 15, 2019 08:00 PM EDT
Sleep is playing at 40 Watt. 
Cost: $31-$36 (adv.)


Saturday June 25, 2016 08:00 PM EDT
AthFest Music & Arts Festival announces Arrested Development, Kishi Bashi, Family and Friends, and The Black Lips as this year's headliners.
Cost: $20-$30

Sebastian Bach

Thursday April 28, 2016 08:00 PM EDT
Cost: $20

Wavves, Twin Peaks

Thursday October 8, 2015 08:00 PM EDT
Cost: $18

Lord Huron

Tuesday September 29, 2015 08:00 PM EDT
Cost: $21


Wednesday September 23, 2015 08:00 PM EDT
Cost: $18

Back to School Dance Party Featuring Willie Ziavino and Athens Tango Project

Friday January 9, 2015 07:00 PM EST
Presented by SALSAthens , Athens Swing Night, SpicySalsa, Dancefx Athens and Athens' Tangueros! $10 at door or $8 with UGA Student ID. $2 off coupon available from dance groups.Doors at 8PM8PM - DJ dance party begins with a mix of pop, salsa, swing, and tango music. DJ set begins again at 12AM-2AM.L...
Cost: $10 at door $8 with UGA ID

Real Estate

Friday September 19, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
Cost: $19

Between the Buried and Me, Deafheaven, Intronaut, The Kindred

Friday March 21, 2014 08:00 PM EDT
Cost: $18-$22

Kids Halloween Dance Party with Like Totally!

Friday October 18, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
All guests (including parents) are highly encouraged to wear costumes!! There will be a costume contest during the show. As an added treat, Like Totally!, will be debuting their new single and music video Veggie Wrap" at the show. The bar will be open for those of age and there will be snacks and ju...
Cost: 5$

Like Totally!

Friday May 24, 2013 08:00 PM EDT
Bring the whole family out to the 40 Watt Sat., May 25, for an all-ages matinee show with Like Totally! Dance FX will be opening up the show with a surprise performance or two and a little dance lesson for the kids.
Cost: 5$
285 W. Washington Street
Athens, GA 30601
(706) 549-7871
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