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    Atlanta Ballet’s Nutcracker

    Atlanta Ballet’s Nutcracker

    Fox Theatre

    Through 12/28/2014

    Atlanta Ballet’s Nutcracker Returns to the Fox Theatre for its 55th Season The season begins with the return of Atlanta Ballet’s Nutcracker to the Fox Theatre. The whimsical holiday tale takes 20 pounds of snow, eight...

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    Justin Timberlake

    Justin Timberlake

    Arena at the Gwinnett Center

    12/20/2014
    Starts At: 8:00 PM

    “In a show running to close to two and half hours, he keeps it all up faultlessly. There's no drop off in his live vocals, no exhausted retirement from the dance routines, no moment when his charm offensive isn't fully...

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    Editor's Pick
    The Pink Pig

    The Pink Pig

    Macy's at Lenox Square

    Through 1/4/2015

    Hop aboard this 60-year Atlanta tradition and ride Priscilla the Pink Pig on train tracks through a life-sized storybook. Before leaving the giant, pink 1950s-themed tent, peel off the much anticipated “I Rode the Pink...

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    Garden Lights Holiday Nights

    Garden Lights Holiday Nights

    Atlanta Botanical Garden

    Through 1/3/2015
    Starts At: 5:00 PM

    The fourth annual electrical extravaganza features spectacular light displays throughout the Garden. Come back to explore all new color schemes and the one-time-only appearance of giant Butterflies, a Unicorn, and Frogs...

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    A Christmas Carol

    A Christmas Carol

    Alliance Theatre

    Through 12/24/2014

    Now in its 25th season Ages 6+ A magical holiday tradition for the whole family. Celebrate the Alliance’s 25th anniversary staging of the beloved Dickens classic and the all-Atlanta cast you’ve come to treasure. On...

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    Snow Mountain

    Snow Mountain

    Stone Mountain Park

    Through 2/22/2015

    Atlanta's official winter wonderland, just minutes from downtown. Here you'll find a snow-packed mountainside and action-packed excitement. Have a ball on five football fields of frosty joy, including 20 lanes of...

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    A Very Merry Holiday Pops

    A Very Merry Holiday Pops

    Woodruff Arts Center

    Through 12/20/2014

    Principal Pops Conductor Michael Krajewski leads the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in the best of the holiday classics. This year features the All-City Chorus and a very special guest, Reginald Smith, Jr. as “The Grinch!”

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    Star 94 Jingle Jam

    Star 94 Jingle Jam

    Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

    12/18/2014
    Starts At: 7:30 PM

    This year's Star 94 Jingle Jam lineup features performances from The Script, Lindsey Stirling and Echosmith that will have you jingling all the way.

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    Joy An Irish Christmas

    Joy An Irish Christmas

    Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

    12/19/2014

    Returning to Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center for 2014 with new songs, more instruments and a few surprises, Joy – An Irish Christmas is a celebration of the birth of Christ with traditional carols, modern hymns, and...

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    Power 96.1

    Power 96.1's Jingle Ball

    Gwinnett Center

    12/19/2014
    Starts At: 7:30 PM

    Featuring Calvin Harris, T.I., Fall Out Boy, Jessie J, plus special guests

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    Rising Appalachia

    Rising Appalachia

    Fox Theatre

    12/19/2014
    Starts At: 9:00 PM

    See Rising Appalachia with special guest Climbing PoeTree live at the Fox Theatre on Dec. 19!

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    Flosstradamus

    Flosstradamus

    Tabernacle, The

    12/20/2014
    Starts At: 8:00 PM

    Flosstradamus takes the stage featuring Gta, Curtis Williams and Two-9. Doors open at 7pm, show begins at 8pm.

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    Marvel Universe LIVE!

    Marvel Universe LIVE!

    Philips Arena

    12/20/2014 - 12/22/2014

    Marvel fans, assemble! Marvel Universe LIVE! is taking the live entertainment experience to a whole new level, with a mind-blowing show unlike anything you’ve seen before. Watch your favorite Marvel Super Heroes...

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    Under the Streetlamp

    Under the Streetlamp

    Atlanta Symphony Hall

    12/21/2014

    With the mantra “Retro never sounded so now,” UNDER THE STREETLAMP is comprised four extremely talented and charismatic former cast members of the Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical “Jersey Boys”. Backed by an...

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    9th Annual Free Holiday Event: Mighty Mo & More

    9th Annual Free Holiday Event: Mighty Mo & More

    Fox Theatre

    12/22/2014
    Starts At: 7:30 PM

    To celebrate the holiday season, and feature the magnificent theatre organ, the Fox Theatre will give the Atlanta community an early gift by hosting the 9th annual FREE holiday event Mighty Mo & More on Monday, Dec. 22...

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    Atlanta Hawks vs. LA Clippers

    Atlanta Hawks vs. LA Clippers

    Philips Arena

    12/23/2014

    Don't miss out on the action as the Atlanta Hawks take on the LA Clippers on Dec. 23 at Philips Arena.

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    MODA: "Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair"

    MODA: "Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair"

    Museum of Design Atlanta MODA

    Through 1/4/2015

    This story of vision, innovation and power is told through the prism of iconic fashion from Christian Dior, Pierre Cardin, Yves Saint-Laurent, Patrick Kelly and Emanuel Ungaro among others. Through the story of the Ebony...

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    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer®

    Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer®

    Center For Puppetry Arts

    Through 12/28/2014

    Adapted and directed by Jon Ludwig Based on the classic television special Nov 13 - Dec 28, 2014 Mainstage Theater Recommended for ages 4 & up No shows Nov 27 or Dec 25 see website for showtimes Rudolph soars back...

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    Holiday In Lights at Centennial Olympic Park

    Holiday In Lights at Centennial Olympic Park

    Centennial Olympic Park

    Through 1/19/2015

    Centennial Olympic Park’s annual Holiday in Lights is an Atlanta tradition. In November, the Park transforms into a winter wonderland with thousands of lights that make up the sparkling display.

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    HOLIDAY IN THE PARK®.

    HOLIDAY IN THE PARK®.

    Six Flags Over Georgia

    Through 1/4/2015

    HOLIDAY IN THE PARK®. More than one million LED lights and dozens of Christmas trees will create the perfect magical atmosphere this holiday season from November 22 through January 4. Six Flags Over Georgia will extend...

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    It's a Wonderful Laugh

    Alliance Theatre - Hertz Stage

    Through 12/20/2014

    On the Hertz Stage November 28, 2014 to December 20, 2014 By the Dad's Garage Ensemble Ages 18+ It's a Wonderful Laugh is created and intended for adult audiences and may contain some or all of the following types...

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    Madeline’s Christmas

    Madeline’s Christmas

    Horizon Theatre Company

    Through 12/31/2014

    In an old house in Paris that was covered with vines lived twelve little girls in two straight lines,” begins the story of Madeline. This holiday season will be unlike any other for Madeline and her friends. While on...

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    West End Performing Arts Center

    West End Performing Arts Center

    West End Performing Arts Center

    Through 12/18/2014
    Starts At: 6:30PM

    The Players of GSU are presenting a high impact and fun Soca/African Caribbean dance class for students and general public led by teaching artist Natalie Joseph Settle

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    Dinner & Shopping in Truett’s Barn

    Dinner & Shopping in Truett’s Barn

    The Rock Ranch

    Through 12/23/2014
    Starts At: 6:00PM

    December 12, 13, 19, 20, 22 & 23 (NOT Open on Sunday) Open Times: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Join us for a hot meal, fresh-baked goodies and Christmas shopping in Truett’s Barn. There is no charge to enter, but guests can...

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    Libby

    Libby's at the Express

    Actor's Express - King Plow Arts Center

    Through 12/21/2014
    Starts At: 7:30PM

    Back for her sixth smash year, the incomparable Libby Whittemore enchants audiences with her beautiful voice and one-of-a-kind showmanship. This Decemeber, Libby is joined by the hilarious Connie Sue Day (31st Lady of...

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    Santa’s Workshop in Truett’s Barn

    Santa’s Workshop in Truett’s Barn

    The Rock Ranch

    Through 12/23/2014
    Starts At: 6:00PM

    December 12, 13, 19, 20, 22 & 23 (NOT Open on Sunday) Open Times: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Cost: $10.00 (charge for kids only, adults tag along at no charge) Also in Truett’s Barn, kids can visit Santa and his elves and...

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    Village Tavern

    Village Tavern's 13th Annual Breakfast with Santa

    Village Tavern

    Through 12/20/2014
    Starts At: 9:00AM

    Get in the holiday spirit with Village Tavern’s 13th Annual Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 13 and Saturday, December 20. Each morning will kick off at 9 a.m., as Santa makes his grand entrance on a fire truck...

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    Underwater Menorah (In Celebration of Hanukkah)

    Underwater Menorah (In Celebration of Hanukkah)

    Georgia Aquarium

    Through 12/24/2014

    See the amazing underwater menorah in the world's largest aquatic habitat, Ocean Voyager Built by the Home Depot. In celebration of Hanukkah and in accordance with tradition, another candle will be magically lit...

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    Candlelight Nights

    Candlelight Nights

    Atlanta History Center

    12/18/2014
    Starts At: 6:00 PM

    Step back in time and experience Christmas past with a candle-lit stroll through a crisp wooded trail that transports you to the warm glow of the holidays. Visit each of the three historic houses to experience how...

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    Charlie Brown Christmas Show: Featuring Jeffrey Bützer and T. T. Mahony

    Charlie Brown Christmas Show: Featuring Jeffrey Bützer and T. T. Mahony

    Earl Smith Strand Theatre

    12/18/2014
    Starts At: 8:00PM

    Jeffrey Bützer and T.T. Mahony present a jazzy musical tribute to Vince Guaraldi’s A Charlie Brown Christmas. The show, now an established Atlanta tradition, will be making its way outside the perimeter to a family...

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    Eddie Owen Presents Advent: A Musical Celebration of Christmas feat. Collin Baxter, Ryan Van Kirk, Jonathan Wisdom, Garrett Moore

    Eddie Owen Presents Advent: A Musical Celebration of Christmas feat. Collin Baxter, Ryan Van Kirk, Jonathan Wisdom, Garrett Moore

    Red Clay Theater

    12/18/2014
    Starts At: 7:30PM

    Live @ Red Clay Music Foundry Thursday, December 18th, 2014 @ 7:30pm Presented by the Young Adult Communities at Perimeter Church. Join us for a fun night of listening and singing favorite Christmas songs, from old...

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    Abbey Road

    Abbey Road

    Variety Playhouse

    12/19/2014
    Starts At: 8:00 PM

    Celebrating The 45th Anniversary Of The Abbey Road Album! ABBEY ROAD - LIVE! Performs The Beatles’ Abbey Road album in it’s entirety Friday, December 19, 8pm, $17 advance / $20 day of show

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    Eddie Owen Presents Suzy  Bogguss Christmas Concert

    Eddie Owen Presents Suzy Bogguss Christmas Concert

    Red Clay Theater

    12/19/2014
    Starts At: 8:00PM

    Live @ Red Clay Music Foundry Friday, December 19th, 2014 @ 8:00pm Regular Reserved Seating: $30 in advance / $35 at the door Premium Reserved Seating: $35 in advance / $40 at the door

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    Friday Night Music Remix with Kathleen Bertrand

    Friday Night Music Remix with Kathleen Bertrand

    High Museum of Art

    12/19/2014
    Starts At: 5:00 PM

    Enjoy the sounds of the season with award-winning vocalist Kathleen Bertrand and her stellar band! From straight-ahead jazz standards to spirited gospel, Bertrand's smooth vocals move effortlessly between genres to have...

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    Highlands Santa Stumble

    Highlands Santa Stumble

    Diesel Filling Station

    12/19/2014 - 12/20/2014
    Starts At: 6:00 PM

    If you can’t get enough of dressing up for the holidays then don’t miss this 4th Annual event! HO HO HO it is Highlands Santa Stumble time! Last year we had over 500 people were in attendance in holiday outfits! Friday,...

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    Laurie Kilmartin

    Laurie Kilmartin

    Laughing Skull Lounge

    12/19/2014 - 12/21/2014

    Laurie Kilmartin spent her first 10 years as a standup in San Francisco, the second 10 in New York City and now lives in LA. She currently writes for CONAN on TBS. When home in LA, Laurie does standup about 3-4 times a...

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    Martinis and IMAX

    Martinis and IMAX

    Fernbank Museum of Natural History - Imax Theatre

    12/19/2014
    Starts At: 7:00 PM

    Salsa Dance Night featuring Salsambo Dance Studio Spice things up with sassy Latin rhythms including Salsa, Merengue, Cha-Cha-Cha and Bachata

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    Parents Night Out

    Parents Night Out

    Earl Smith Strand Theatre

    12/19/2014
    Starts At: 6:00PM

    Has it been a while since you've been able to have date night or a night out with your friends? Drop the kids off with us! They will have a fun and educational experience while you get the break you deserve. At Parent's...

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    Parma Tavern’s Tacky Christmas Sweater Party

    Parma Tavern’s Tacky Christmas Sweater Party

    Parma Tavern

    12/19/2014
    Starts At: 9:00 PM

    Calling all tacky sweaters! Parma Tavern in Buford is inviting guests to rock their ugliest Christmas sweater on Friday, December 19 at their Tacky Christmas Sweater Party. Fireball Eggnog and holiday tunes spun by the...

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    Power 96.1

    Power 96.1's Jingle Ball

    Arena at the Gwinnett Center

    12/19/2014
    Starts At: 7:30 PM

    Calvin Harris, T.I., Fall Out Boy, Jessie J, Jeremih and more

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    The Power Of Potential (Book Signing)

    The Power Of Potential (Book Signing)

    Southwest Arts Center

    12/19/2014
    Starts At: 6:00PM

    Performance & Book Signing featuring ,Poetry The Power Of Potenial... Siddeeqah Musakiah Powell

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    The Rock Ranch Polar Express

    The Rock Ranch Polar Express

    The Rock Ranch

    12/19/2014 - 12/23/2014
    Starts At: 5:30PM

    December 19, 20, 22 & 23 (NOT Open on Sunday) Times Available: 5:30 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 6:30 p.m. 7:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 8:00 p.m., and 8:30 p.m. Cost: $15.00 – Children two years old and under are free, and must sit in...

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    Winter Wonderland at Whiskey Blue

    Winter Wonderland at Whiskey Blue

    Whiskey Blue at W Atlanta Buckhead

    12/19/2014
    Starts At: 9:00PM

    As the temperature drops, snowbirds will flock to Whiskey Blue’s rooftop lounge for the hottest cold weather party in town. Cozy up and take in the views from high above Peachtree Road while sipping on warm winter...

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    7th Annual Holiday Poetry Slam + Live Music Concert

    7th Annual Holiday Poetry Slam + Live Music Concert

    Apache Cafe

    12/20/2014
    Starts At: 7:00PM

    Rough Language is a quarterly Poetry Competition, bringing 15 poets from around the country to battle it out for $500 in cash. At the end of each year we bring back the top 3 winners from each quarterly slam and have a...

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    Atlanta Freedom Bands present

    Atlanta Freedom Bands present

    North Decatur Presbyterian Church

    12/20/2014
    Starts At: 8:00PM

    Atlanta Freedom Bands present

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    Atlanta Schola Cantorum presents “Ave Maria—Glimpses of Mary”

    Atlanta Schola Cantorum presents “Ave Maria—Glimpses of Mary”

    St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church

    12/20/2014
    Starts At: 8:00PM

    Atlanta Schola Cantorum, a 24-voice ensemble under the direction of John Whitt, will present “Ave Maria—Glimpses of Mary,” featuring four different settings of Ave Maria by Bruckner, Parsons, Biebl, and Josquin. The...

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    CELTIC CHRISTMAS  MUSIC, DANCE AND THE SOUL OF THE SEASON!

    CELTIC CHRISTMAS MUSIC, DANCE AND THE SOUL OF THE SEASON!

    Rialto Center for the Arts

    12/20/2014 - 12/21/2014
    Starts At: 3:00PM

    Celebrate the solstice season with a host of fiddlers, harpers, pipers, singers, dancers and poets from the Irish, Scottish, Welsh and Appalachian traditions in this magical annual event. A family tradition for many,...

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    CELTIC CHRISTMAS  MUSIC, DANCE AND THE SOUL OF THE SEASON!

    CELTIC CHRISTMAS MUSIC, DANCE AND THE SOUL OF THE SEASON!

    Rialto Center for the Arts

    12/20/2014 - 12/21/2014
    Starts At: 8:00PM

    Celebrate the solstice season with a host of fiddlers, harpers, pipers, singers, dancers and poets from the Irish, Scottish, Welsh and Appalachian traditions in this magical annual event. A family tradition for many,...

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    Christmas Royal Tea and Grand Yuletide Ball

    Christmas Royal Tea and Grand Yuletide Ball

    Earl Smith Strand Theatre

    12/20/2014 - 12/21/2014
    Starts At: 1:00 PM

    Treat that special starry-eyed child in your life to an afternoon of RoyalTEA this holiday season at The Strand. You and your prince or princess will start the evening with Christmas royals Prince Goodtidings and...

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    Eddie Owen Presents The Pierce Pettis & Andy Offutt Irwin Christmas Special

    Eddie Owen Presents The Pierce Pettis & Andy Offutt Irwin Christmas Special

    Red Clay Theater

    12/20/2014
    Starts At: 8:00PM

    Live @ Red Clay Music Foundry Saturday, December 20th, 2014 @ 8:00pm Regular Reserved Seating: $22 in advance / $26 at the door Premium Reserved Seating: $25 in advance / $30 at the d

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    GEORGIA TECH MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. VANDERBILT

    GEORGIA TECH MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. VANDERBILT

    McCamish Pavilion

    12/20/2014
    Starts At: 2:00PM

    On Saturday December 20, 2014 Georgia Tech hosts Vanderbilt at McCamish Pavilion.

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    Poncey-Highland Tacky Sweater Block Party

    Poncey-Highland Tacky Sweater Block Party

    Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge

    12/20/2014
    Starts At: 8:00 PM

    O come all ye faithful to a Poncey-Highland tacky sweater block party! ‘Tis the season to don your most out-of-fashion Christmas apparel and join FLIP Burger, Highland Ballroom Lounge and Sweet Auburn Barbecue for a...

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    Santa Saturdays on the Square

    Santa Saturdays on the Square

    McDonough Square

    12/20/2014
    Starts At: 11:00 AM

    He's making a list and checking it twice! Santa Claus will be ready and waiting to hear everything on your Christmas list at the McDonough Square in historic downtown McDonough! Be sure to bring your cameras and holiday...

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    Sleigh Bells Swing

    Sleigh Bells Swing

    Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

    12/20/2014 - 12/21/2014

    Sleigh Bells Swing

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    White Salon and Spa Holiday Customer Appreciation Party

    White Salon and Spa Holiday Customer Appreciation Party

    White Salon and Spa

    12/20/2014
    Starts At: 4:00 PM

    Join White Salon and Spa on December 20th from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. for our customer appreciation holiday party. With specialty drinks, gift bags with values of 50 or more and a raffle. White Salon is looking to create a...

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    Eddie Owen Presents Big Dreams Concert w/ Dana Rice + FAME

    Eddie Owen Presents Big Dreams Concert w/ Dana Rice + FAME

    Red Clay Theater

    12/21/2014
    Starts At: 3:00PM

    Live @ Red Clay Music Foundry Sunday, December 21st, 2014 @ 3:00pm General Admission: $10 in advance / $15 at the doo

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    Under the Streetlamp

    Under the Streetlamp

    Atlanta Symphony Hall

    12/21/2014
    Starts At: 7:00PM

    The popular singing group Under the Streetlamp, is coming to Atlanta’s Symphony Hall for a live performance on Sunday, Dec. 21 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets range from $39.50-$49.50 and are available for purchase at...

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    Eddie Owen Presents Joe Gransden

    Eddie Owen Presents Joe Gransden's Big Band Holiday Show w/ special guest, Francine Reed

    Red Clay Theater

    12/22/2014
    Starts At: 8:00PM

    Live @ Red Clay Music Foundry Monday, December 22nd, 2014 @ 8:00pm Come join Joe Gransden's Smokin’ 16 piece Big Band for a swingin’ evening of jazz with many of your Holiday favorites. Legendary blues & jazz diva,...

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    It's A Wonderful Life

    Earl Smith Strand Theatre

    12/22/2014
    Starts At: 12:00 PM

    It’s a Wonderful Life Marathon (Monday, December 22nd @ 12pm, 3pm, 6pm, & 9pm) Take a break from your last minute holiday shopping and remember the importance of family and compassion with It’s a Wonderful Life. In this...

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    Atlanta Hawks vs. Los Angeles Clippers

    Atlanta Hawks vs. Los Angeles Clippers

    Philips Arena

    12/23/2014
    Starts At: 7:30PM

    The Atlanta Hawks are on a hot streak and face off against the popular Los Angeles Clippers!

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    Parent's Morning Off (Holiday Shopping Edition)

    Earl Smith Strand Theatre

    12/23/2014
    Starts At: 9:00 AM

    Do you have that eye twitch sneak up on you every Christmas Eve-Eve when you realize NOTHING IS WRAPPED and OH MY STARS, I FORGOT TO GET A GIFT FOR AUNT SUSAN? Never fear- The Stand is here to save the day! Drop the kids...

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    Christmas Eve at South City Kitchen

    Christmas Eve at South City Kitchen

    South City Kitchen

    12/24/2014
    Starts At: 5:00 PM

    On Wednesday, December 24, South City Kitchen will handle the grocery shopping, cooking and cleaning, while guests sit back, relax and enjoy the time with friends and family. The culinary team will prepare a...

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    The Melting Pot Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

    The Melting Pot Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

    Melting Pot Midtown, The

    12/24/2014 - 12/25/2014
    Starts At: 4:00 PM

    Baby it's cold outside, but things are heating up at The Melting Pot ! Gather round the fondue pot this Christmas Eve & Christmas Day and get into the holiday cheer at The Melting Pot! Open from 4p.m. to 9p.m. on...

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    Small Works Holiday Show/Sale

    Small Works Holiday Show/Sale

    R. Alexander Fine Art

    Through 12/19/2014
    Starts At: 10:00AM

    This holiday season, we are bringing back our annual Holiday Small Works Show that features small works with small prices – ideal for gift giving! These miniature masterpieces by international and American artists allow...

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    Emory Point

    Emory Point's Holiday Shop & Stroll

    Emory Point

    Through 12/20/2014
    Starts At: 12:00PM

    Emory Point will transform into a winter wonderland for the Holiday Shop & Stroll the holiday shopping, dining and entertainment event not to be missed! The Holiday Shop & Stroll will kick off with a special Q100 event...

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    Holdiay Lights - Fantasy In Lights at Callaway Gardens

    Holdiay Lights - Fantasy In Lights at Callaway Gardens

    Callaway Gardens

    Through 12/30/2014

    Bundle up for a Jolly Trolley ride, or drive your own car through more than 8 million lights at Fantasy In Lights at Callaway Gardens. Named one of the "Top 10 Places to See Holiday Lights" by National Geographic...

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    Holiday Lights - Lake Lanier Island

    Holiday Lights - Lake Lanier Island

    Lake Lanier Islands

    Through 12/31/2014

    Drive six leisurely miles through larger-than-life holiday light displays at Lake Lanier Islands and be sure to stop at the Holiday Village for ice skating, carnival rides, roasted marshmallows and a visit with Santa....

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    Lanier Islands Christmas

    Lanier Islands Christmas

    Lake Lanier Islands

    Through 12/31/2014
    Starts At: 5:00 PM

    Lanier Islands Christmas invites you and your family to celebrate the true reason for the season at the lake! Combining all the things you love about Christmas with the best traditions from our Magical Nights of Lights...

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    Opening Night - The Better Angels

    Opening Night - The Better Angels

    Landmark Midtown Art Cinema

    Through 12/31/2014
    Starts At: 12:00PM

    At an isolated log cabin in the harsh wilderness of Indiana circa 1817, the rhythms of love, tragedy, and the daily hardships of life on the developing frontier shaped one of our nation’s greatest heroes: Abraham...

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    The Santaland Diaries

    The Santaland Diaries

    Horizon Theatre Company

    Through 12/31/2014
    Starts At: 8:00 PM

    Horizon Theatre reprises the outrageous holiday comedy The Santaland Diaries written by NPR comic genius David Sedaris. With more holiday sneer than cheer, this rebel without a Claus recounts the true-life tale of an out...

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    Festival of the SEAson

    Festival of the SEAson

    Georgia Aquarium

    Through 12/25/2014

    This winter season, gather your family and celebrate the holidays at the world's most magical Aquarium! From Nov. 22 – Dec. 25, the world’s most magical Aquarium will be transformed into a winter wonderful for Festival...

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    Holidazzle

    Holidazzle

    Georgia Aquarium

    Through 12/25/2014

    Experience this spectacular light and music show throughout our Atrium at the top of every hour with sparkling light effects dancing from the ceiling to the walls and floor, all choreographed to your favorite holiday...

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    Snow Show at Atlantic Station

    Snow Show at Atlantic Station

    Atlantic Station

    Through 12/31/2014

    Experience a REAL snow fall in Central Park! November 23 – December 31 Monday-Thursday: 7:00 p.m. Friday & Saturday: 6:00, 7:00, 8:00 & 9:00 p.m. Sunday: 6:00 p.m.

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    Country Christmas in Lights

    Country Christmas in Lights

    The Rock Ranch

    Through 12/31/2014
    Starts At: 6:00PM

    Drive-thru Times: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Cost: FREE: Donations accepted The Rock Ranch invites families to drive through more than a mile of magical Christmas lights on the farm. This tradition started seven years ago...

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    Dinner & Show with TAP

    Dinner & Show with TAP

    TAP

    Through 12/20/2014
    Starts At: 5:30 PM

    On Thursday & Saturday evenings, one low price of $44* gets you a ticket to see It’s a Wonderful Laugh featuring the Dad’s Garage Ensemble at the Alliance Theatre & dinner at TAP. Dinner begins at 5:30, 5:45 or 6pm &...

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    Holiday Pottery Sale at MudFire Gallery

    Holiday Pottery Sale at MudFire Gallery

    MudFire Clayworks and Gallery

    Through 12/22/2014
    Starts At: 12:00PM

    Holiday pottery sale featuring handmade pottery and sculpture by local and regional ceramic artists. Featuring ornaments, bowls, mugs, and more! Beautiful holiday cake plates, platters, and wonderful handcrafted...

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    Fox Theatre December Tours

    Fox Theatre December Tours

    Fox Theatre

    Through 12/31/2014

    The Fox Theatre will also feature December Tours this holiday season. Tours will run every Monday, Thursday and Saturday through the month at regularly scheduled times. The tour will be 60 minutes long, and will include...

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    Half Price Bottles of Wine at Ray

    Half Price Bottles of Wine at Ray's in the City

    Ray's In The City

    Through 12/31/2014
    Starts At: 3:00 PM

    Half price bottles of wine Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday from 3pm-6pm in the Bar and Lounge only.

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    Half Price Bottles of Wine at Ray

    Half Price Bottles of Wine at Ray's in the City

    Ray's In The City

    Through 12/31/2014
    Starts At: 3:00 PM

    Half price bottles of wine Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday from 3pm-6pm in the Bar and Lounge only.

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    Half Price Bottles of Wine at Ray

    Half Price Bottles of Wine at Ray's in the City

    Ray's In The City

    Through 12/31/2014
    Starts At: 3:00PM

    Half price bottles of wine Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday from 3pm-6pm in the Bar and Lounge only.

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    Holiday Lunch Hours at MAX

    Holiday Lunch Hours at MAX's Wine Dive

    MAX's Wine Dive

    Through 12/18/2014
    Starts At: 11:00 AM

    Celebrate the holidays at MAX’s Wine Dive! Beginning Monday, December 1, and continuing through Thursday, December 18, MAX’s Wine Dive is rolling out special lunch and brunch hours in honor of the holiday season. Chef...

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    MAX's Wine Dive Debuts Limited-Time Holiday Lunch Menu

    MAX's Wine Dive

    Through 12/18/2014
    Starts At: 11:00AM

    MAX’s Wine Dive, Midtown’s newest spot for top-notch dinner dining and boozy brunching, celebrates the season with holiday lunch service. Beginning Monday, December 1, and continuing through Thursday, December 18,...

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    Langston Hughes’ Black Nativity: A Holiday Gospel Celebration

    Langston Hughes’ Black Nativity: A Holiday Gospel Celebration

    Southwest Arts Center

    Through 12/21/2014
    Starts At: 7:00 PM

    The Christmas story gets a soulful re-telling in this gospel musical that’s fun for the whole family. A testament to the power of gospel music, the story of Mary & Joseph's journey is told through the combination of...

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    Langston Hughes’ Black Nativity: A Holiday Gospel Celebration

    Langston Hughes’ Black Nativity: A Holiday Gospel Celebration

    Southwest Arts Center

    Through 12/21/2014
    Starts At: 2:00 PM

    The Christmas story gets a soulful re-telling in this gospel musical that’s fun for the whole family. A testament to the power of gospel music, the story of Mary & Joseph's journey is told through the combination of...

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    Langston Hughes’ Black Nativity: A Holiday Gospel Celebration

    Langston Hughes’ Black Nativity: A Holiday Gospel Celebration

    Southwest Arts Center

    Through 12/21/2014
    Starts At: 4:00 PM

    The Christmas story gets a soulful re-telling in this gospel musical that’s fun for the whole family. A testament to the power of gospel music, the story of Mary & Joseph's journey is told through the combination of...

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    The Bert Show

    The Bert Show's 12 Strays of Christmas

    The Bert Show

    Through 12/19/2014
    Starts At: 6:00 AM

    The holidays are just around the corner, and what better present to give than the one that keeps on giving. With over 70 million stray animals living in the United States, there are many pets who are in need of a home...

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    The Snow Queen

    The Snow Queen

    Swan Ridge at Serenbe

    Through 12/21/2014
    Starts At: 8:00 PM

    World Premiere by Rachel Teagle Based on Original Story by Hans Christian Andersen Directed By Brian Clowdus Choreographed by Bubba Carr. Swan Ridge in Serenbe. This winter, the classic tale of loyalty, redemption, and...

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    A Christmas Tradition

    A Christmas Tradition

    Earl Smith Strand Theatre

    Through 12/21/2014
    Starts At: 8:00 PM

    During the first three weekends of December, The Strand will produce its biggest and most elaborate show yet, A Christmas Tradition. This song and dance revue will show off The Strand’s awe inspiring sets and effects...

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    American Sabor Movie Screenings

    American Sabor Movie Screenings

    Atlanta History Center

    Through 12/27/2014
    Starts At: 2:00PM

    Join the Atlanta History Center each Saturday in December to explore the rich diversity of Latino music through a series of film screenings. Begin your experience with an exploration of American Sabor: Latinos in...

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    The Nutcracker

    The Nutcracker

    Gwinnett Performing Arts Center

    Through 12/21/2014

    Presented by Gwinnett Ballet Theatre

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    Visit Santa at Rhodes Hall

    Visit Santa at Rhodes Hall

    Rhodes Hall

    Through 12/20/2014

    Skip the long lines at the mall and come to Rhodes Hall for a fun, easy and enjoyable Santa experience. On weekends from December 6 through December 20, 2014, "the castle on Peachtree Street" will be transformed into a...

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    Showcase of the Mondays Free Live Music Series

    Showcase of the Mondays Free Live Music Series

    Hard Rock Cafe Atlanta

    12/22/2014 - 2/9/2015
    Starts At: 5:00 PM

    Free live music on Monday evenings featuring acoustic performances by local and regional singers and songwriters. Dates subject to change. See website for details. All Ages. Full menu available.

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    BODIES...The Exhibition

    BODIES...The Exhibition

    Atlantic Station Exhibition Center

    Through 12/12/2016
    Starts At: 11:00 AM

    BODIES…The Exhibition provides an intimate and informative view into the human body. Using an innovative preservation process, the Exhibition allows you to see and celebrate your body's inner beauty in ways you never...

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    Guided Walking History Tour at Underground Atlanta

    Guided Walking History Tour at Underground Atlanta

    Underground Atlanta - ACVB Visitors Center (Street Level)

    Through 12/31/2014
    Starts At: 9:30AM

    This 50-minute interactive walking tour starting at 9:30 a.m. daily will take you through the history of Atlanta from its early development to modern day influence. Learn the significance behind its name, ties to...

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    Food Truck Thursdays at 12th & Midtown

    Food Truck Thursdays at 12th & Midtown

    12th & Midtown

    Through 12/25/2014
    Starts At: 11:00 AM

    Take a lunch break and join the Atlanta Street Food Coalition food trucks at 12th & Midtown every Thursday from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Each week brings a different selection of street food nibbles from Atlanta’s favorite...

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    Extreme Dinosaurs

    Extreme Dinosaurs

    Atlantic Station Exhibition Center

    Through 12/31/2014

    Extreme Dinosaurs features some of the newest dinosaur discoveries from this ‘Golden Age’ of paleontology, and explores why scientists believe these dinosaurs may have had such bizarre features like horns, plates, frills...

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    East Point Farmers Markets & Food Truck Court

    East Point Farmers Markets & Food Truck Court

    East Point Commons Area

    Through 12/20/2014
    Starts At: 9:00AM

    On the first Wednesday and third Saturday of the month from April through October, and as a special holiday treat in November and December, local growers meet East Point citizens with fresh, healthy foods direct from the...

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    Relics and Remembrance (Civil War 150)

    Relics and Remembrance (Civil War 150)

    Atlanta History Center

    Through 4/26/2015

    April 24, 2014 – April 26, 2015 Relics and Remembrance will examine the entire course of Civil War memory and historical reckoning over the past 150 years, especially as related to Atlanta, the South, and race...

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    Village Theatre - comedy at its best

    Village Theatre - comedy at its best

    Village Theatre

    Through 12/27/2014
    Starts At: 7:30 PM

    Looking for the best comedy in Atlanta at a cheap price? Then check out Village Theatre. Entertaining Atlantans since 2008, Village Theatre offers long and short form improve comedy, stand-up and sketch comedy. Shows are...

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    Tour Red Brick Brewery

    Tour Red Brick Brewery

    Red Brick Brewery

    Through 12/20/2014

    Red Brick is devoted to a quality craft beer experience, both in the bottle and at our brewery. Feel free to stop by during tour hours and see for yourself why we are considered one of Atlanta’s best craft beer...

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    Latin Night Dance Party Atlanta Every Saturday

    Latin Night Dance Party Atlanta Every Saturday

    Thirsty's Bar & Grill

    Through 12/27/2014
    Starts At: 9:00 PM

    If you live in the Gwinnett or Metro Atlanta area & looking for a place to dance Salsa, Bachata & Merengue; check out Noche Caliente Tropical Salsa Saturdays. MC Lexx will be playing the best mix of Tropical Latin music,...

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    Wynn Bullock: Revelations

    Wynn Bullock: Revelations

    High Museum of Art

    Through 1/1/2015

    More than 100 black-and-white and color works by one of the most significant photographers of the mid-20th century

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    Wilbur G. Kurtz: History in GWTW

    Wilbur G. Kurtz: History in GWTW

    Atlanta History Center

    Through 4/4/2015

    History in GWTW will open in the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Atlanta illustrator Wilbur G. Kurtz served as the historian to the motion picture, Gone With the Wind. The exhibition reveals Kurtz’s...

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    Confederate Odyssey: The George W. Wray Jr. Collection

    Confederate Odyssey: The George W. Wray Jr. Collection

    Atlanta History Center

    Through 4/26/2015

    To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Battles for Atlanta, the Atlanta History Center is exhibiting, the incredible collection of Confederate artifacts assembled by Atlanta collector George W. Wray Jr. (1936-2004)....

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    KIZOMBA CLASSES IN ATLANTA

    KIZOMBA CLASSES IN ATLANTA

    RHYTHMS AND MOTION STUDIOS

    Through 8/30/2015
    Starts At: 3.00PM

    Are you looking to do something new and fun? Well join us for Kizomba classes every Sunday from 3-4pm .Kizomba is a partner contemporary dance from Angola ( Africa) very popular in Europe and the fastest growing dance in...

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    Vice Monday

    Vice Monday's

    Tongue & Groove (Inside Lindbergh City Center)

    Through 12/29/2014
    Starts At: 10:00PM

    Join Tongue & Groove for Vice Monday’s and enjoy the latest hip-hop hits, brought to you by Atlanta’s hottest DJ’s. Doors open at 10 pm and martinis are FREE for ladies until midnight!

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    Latin Elegance Wednesday

    Latin Elegance Wednesday's

    Tongue & Groove (Inside Lindbergh City Center)

    Through 12/31/2014
    Starts At: 9:00PM

    So you think you CAN’T salsa? Come out to Tongue & Groove every Wednesday night for Latin Elegance Wednesday’s and try our FREE salsa lessons from 9-10 pm. Keep your hips swaying as the South’s hottest DJ’s play your...

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    Southern Hospitality Thursday

    Southern Hospitality Thursday's

    Tongue & Groove (Inside Lindbergh City Center)

    Through 12/25/2014
    Starts At: 9:00PM

    Dress to impress this Thursday night for Southern Hospitality Thursday’s and hear DJ Danny M. play the latest Top 40, rock mash-up, pop, dance, and hip-hop jams.

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    T&GIF - Tongue & Groove It

    T&GIF - Tongue & Groove It's Friday

    Tongue & Groove (Inside Lindbergh City Center)

    Through 12/27/2014
    Starts At: 9:00PM

    Experience Tongue & Groove's new Friday night ritual, T&GIF!

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    Disco Tech Saturday

    Disco Tech Saturday's

    Tongue & Groove (Inside Lindbergh City Center)

    Through 12/27/2014
    Starts At: 9:00PM

    Dance the night away as Tongue & Groove's guest DJ plays the best EDM, hip-hop, & dance music!

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    Grandfather Sun, Grandmother Moon: Wixarika Arts of Modern West Mexico

    Grandfather Sun, Grandmother Moon: Wixarika Arts of Modern West Mexico

    Michael C. Carlos Museum

    Through 12/31/2014

    The Native North American gallery on the first floor will next host a show of objects on loan to the Carlos Museum representing the Wixarika (often known as the Huichol) indigenous people of modern western Mexico. Their...

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    Dine Out For No Kid Hungry at BLT Steak Atlanta

    Dine Out For No Kid Hungry at BLT Steak Atlanta

    BLT Steak at W Atlanta Downtown

    Through 9/20/2015
    Starts At: 11:30AM

    BLT Steak Atlanta and Chef de Cuisine Joseph Macy are excited to partner with Share Our Strength by participating in Dine Out For No Kid Hungry, an initiative aimed to help end childhood hunger in America. From Monday,...

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    American Encounters: Anglo-American Portraiture in an Era of Revolution

    American Encounters: Anglo-American Portraiture in an Era of Revolution

    High Museum of Art

    Through 1/18/2015

    A close look at five portraits that demonstrate how portraiture style evolved in the late 18th and early 19th centuries.

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    Football & Food

    Football & Food

    TAP

    Through 12/31/2014
    Starts At: 11:00AM

    During the entire duration of football season, TAP is offering 20% off all food purchases to guests who bring in their college or Falcons tickets. The tickets must be within the same weekend as the game. What better way...

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    The Art of Diplomacy: Winston Churchill and the Pursuit of Painting

    The Art of Diplomacy: Winston Churchill and the Pursuit of Painting

    Millennium Gate

    Through 2/1/2015
    Starts At: 9:00 AM

    In honor of the 50th anniversary of Sir Winston Churchill’s death, and in celebration of his family’s close connection to Georgia, The Millennium Gate Museum and the Churchill family have jointly organized an exhibition...

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    Brenau University Golden Tigers Sports

    Brenau University Golden Tigers Sports

    Brenau University East Campus

    Through 3/5/2015

    This fall follow the Golden Tigers athletic teams as they face competition in basketball, swimming, cross country, soccer and volleyball.

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    Exhibit: Shared Experiences: Works by Henry Higginbotham

    Exhibit: Shared Experiences: Works by Henry Higginbotham

    Brenau University- John S. Burd Center for Performing Arts

    Through 1/9/2015

    Artist Henry Higginbotham explores the universal themes of illness, death, stress and familial relationships in this installation of large-scale contemporary sculptures. Free and open to the public.

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    Cézanne and the Modern: Masterpieces of European Art from the Pearlman Collection

    Cézanne and the Modern: Masterpieces of European Art from the Pearlman Collection

    High Museum of Art

    Through 1/11/2015

    Surrounding a group of 24 oils and watercolors by Paul Cézanne, more than 50 masterworks by Manet, Pissarro, Degas, Gauguin, van Gogh, and others will be displayed.

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    Buckhead Holiday

    Buckhead Holiday

    Grand Hyatt Atlanta

    Through 12/31/2014
    Starts At: 12:00AM

    Save up to 20% on stays all through November and December. Shop, dine, take time off and keep a little extra for your stocking. Grand Hyatt Atlanta is the perfect place to spend your festive Buckhead Holiday.

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    TAP Trivia

    TAP Trivia

    TAP

    Through 12/29/2014
    Starts At: 7:00 PM

    Starting November 3rd, join us at TAP for trivia every Monday from 7-9pm! Participants can enjoy our Victory beer buckets (Winter Cheers for $15) or one of our frosty draft specials (Victory Prima Pils or Victory Golden...

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    Adventure to Santa

    Adventure to Santa

    North Point Mall

    Through 12/24/2014

    Visit the ultimate Santa experience! North Point Mall and DreamWorks Animation take guests on a never-before-seen, magical experience with Adventure to Santa. Join Shrek and his friends as they take you on an interactive...

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    Holiday Lights - Stone Mountain Christmas

    Holiday Lights - Stone Mountain Christmas

    Stone Mountain Park

    Through 1/4/2015

    Millions of lights, Christmas shows and Rudolph create a night to remember at Stone Mountain Christmas. Don’t miss a five-mile excursion on the Singalong Christmas Train, featuring a satellite message from...

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    American Sabor: Latinos in U.S. Popular Music

    American Sabor: Latinos in U.S. Popular Music

    Atlanta History Center

    Through 2/8/2015

    Celebrate and savor the impact of Latinos in American popular music in a stirring bilingual exhibition. Move to the rhythm of American Sabor and discover the diversity, creativity, and innovations of Latin musicians.The...

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    Botanical Gardens Holiday Lights Discount

    Botanical Gardens Holiday Lights Discount

    ONE. midtown kitchen

    Through 1/3/2015
    Starts At: 5:30PM

    Beginning November 15th and running until January 3rd*, ONE midtown kitchen is offering $20 off your entire purchase when you show your tickets to the Holiday Lights at Atlanta Botanical Garden. Tickets must be same day...

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    Gordon Parks: Segregation Story

    Gordon Parks: Segregation Story

    High Museum of Art

    Through 6/7/2015

    Presenting rarely seen photographs by trailblazing African American artist and filmmaker Gordon Parks.

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    Skate Atlantic Station

    Skate Atlantic Station

    Atlantic Station

    Through 2/15/2015

    Skate Atlantic StationAtlantic Station Concierge Service: 404.410.4010

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    Holidays at the World of Coca-Cola

    Holidays at the World of Coca-Cola

    World of Coca Cola

    Through 1/4/2015
    Starts At: 9:00 AM

    Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year at the World of Coca-Cola. - Pemberton Place is decked out in twinkling lights and larger-than-life ornaments. - Send a surprise to someone special by requesting a personal...

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    Holiday Light Spectacular Gift of Lights

    Holiday Light Spectacular Gift of Lights

    Atlanta Motor Speedway

    Through 1/3/2015

    Celebrate the holiday season as Atlanta Motor Speedway turns into one of the area's biggest drive-through Christmas light parks! Hundreds of displays with over a million lights will help get you in the holiday spirit.

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    The St. Regis Atlanta Brings Timeless Holiday Magic to Atlanta

    The St. Regis Atlanta Brings Timeless Holiday Magic to Atlanta

    St. Regis Atlanta

    Through 1/4/2015

    The St. Regis Atlanta is pleased to invite guests and locals to celebrate the holiday season with its timeless winter events and experiences. The resort is thrilled to reawaken the Astor Holiday Ice Rink, which offers...

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    Ice Skating Rink at Centennial Olympic Park

    Ice Skating Rink at Centennial Olympic Park

    Centennial Olympic Park

    Through 1/19/2015

    Admission is $12.00 per person for a 90-minute session (includes skate rental) REGULAR OPERATING HOURS Monday – Thursday 4:30pm – 10:00pm Friday 4:30pm – 11:00pm...

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    Avalon On Ice (Ice Skating)

    Avalon On Ice (Ice Skating)

    Avalon

    Through 2/15/2015

    Each holiday season, The Plaza will transform into a winter wonderland, creating a signature experience that's unparalleled in the Southeast. Similar in size to the famous Rockefeller Center, the outdoor ice skating rink...

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