Fri Dec 22
  • 9:00pm

The Bar Exam - A Open Mic Competition! Hosted by Savage Fam's MICXSIC!

Use this page to buy tickets and table reservations. To register to perform go to ( Pass the bar? or pass the mic! It’s up to you Atlanta. For almost 5 years, The Bar Exam has been Atlanta's definitive open-mic showcase & competition and one of the cities biggest!  12 artists compete. 3 Judges critique and narrow down our top 5. Judging is then turned over to the audience. $1,400 in prizes from our sponsors and partners + the right to headline the next months Showcase. Registration starts at $40  Register to perform at Watch videos and interviews from the show and past winners on Youtube at Our halftime show will feature the previous months winner + national touring rapper, singer or poet! Presented by The Bar Exam Network, Savage Fam Productions and hosted by MICXSIC Past featured artists have included: SyAri Da Kid (Cash Money), RaRa (Grand Hustle) Supastition, J-Live, Def Poetry poets Georgia Me, Red Storm & Abyss, Singer/Violinist Angelina Sherie Celebrity Judges = Industry accredited producers, managers, songwriters,  Journalists, A&Rs and DJs. Past Judges: Producers: 2X Grammy winner Focus, Mr. Hanky (T.I California), Black Metaphor (Rick Ross), Smitti Boi (Lil Boosie), Go Grizzly (3x in a row), Sean Pen of The Exclusives (August Alsina) Managment: Nick Love (Grand Hustle), Joso (Twelve Music Group), Kash Johns (Winners Circle), Chris Patterson (Wonderland Records) Journalists: Maurice Garland (XXL), Yohance Collins (AllHipHop.Com), Tai Saint Boogie (Vibe Magazine), Laura Martinez (The Shade Room), Brandon LSK (ABL radio) Watch the promo trailer:  Freestyles, interviews and show recaps on The Bar Exam's YouTube Channel  Doors - Dinner - Drinks 9PShowtime 9:30P$10 online | $10 at the door18+*Cash only, day of entry, at the door. There is an ATM inside the door for your convenience. The bar/restaurant takes VISA/MC/American Express/DISCOVER/Cash.There is a $10 per person minimum for table seating.Parking - 4 options:1) on-street in a marked pay meter space. Most on-street is free after 10p Read signs!2) Big lot between Apache Cafe and the Varisty. Self-pay at the pay kiosk on Spring St or get booted (not us!)3) GA Tech Hotel and Conference center one block north of us at 4th & Spring, usually $1.50/hr Read hours of operation! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------REGARDING TABLE RESERVATIONS!!!:(1) Table reservations are generally held until one (1) hour after doors open but make sure to refer to the event's specific ticket rules on Ticketweb; if you have not redeemed your table reservation by the specified time, you will lose your reservation and your table will be made available to others without refund.(2) Table tickets are not required to attend, but they are recommended for guaranteed table seating. Try arriving early to be seated at an open an free table.(3) All reserved and walk-up tables have a $10 minimum per person(4) A table ticket entitles you to the entire table with the described number of chairs. Do not purchase a table ticket for each person sitting with you at this table.(5) General admission ticket is required per person to enter venue. Purchasing a table reservation does not include the price of admission. Admission may be purchased by selecting General Admission tickets or at the venue upon arrival.(6) Table reservation fees do not go towards food or beverage, admission or gratuity.(7) There are no refunds on table reservations (except event cancellations) additionally, seating/table arrangements or changes to them are non negotiable and provide no cause for refund.(8) When you enter the venue, please see the Hostess to be seated and be prepared to show your reservation purchase credit card and picture ID before you are seated.Should you have any further questions or concerns please feel free to call the Apache Cafe @ 404.876.5436 or visit