Athens, GA This Weekend: Jan. 27-29 Events and Things to Do
Thursday, January 26, 2012 3:51 PM
by CVB Author
There is so much to do in Athens, GA this weekend.Whether you're looking for a good music scene, a place to take your family, or more cultural events, this weekend will surely not disappoint you! Pull out your calendar, and check out these great events!
1.Get ready to set sail and enjoy the smoothest sounds of the Yacht Rock Revue at The Georgia Theatre, this Friday, at 9 p.m. They will be playing all un-abrasive soft hits of the '70s and '80s. The Yacht Rock Revue has taken their rightful place as the smoothest party band in the universe. So push up the sleeves of your blazer, grab your highball class, and don't forget to groom your mustache. The Yacht Rock Revue is the Greatest Show on Surf. 2. Come out and support your local Gym Dogs this Saturday at 4 p.m. Join the legendary ten-time National Champion Gym Dogs in Stegeman Coliseum for high-energy athletics and first-rate showmanship. This evening's meet will also be Alumni Night. 3. On Sunday, there will be not one, but two Bridal Shows in the Classic City! These events feature exhibitors from all of North Georgia. Brides are able to meet face to face with wedding professionals and find everything you need to create the wedding of your dreams. Experience fashion shows that will allow you to see and touch the latest styles and fashions. In addition to getting lots of great ideas and seeing the latest trends, you will be able to save time and money while also having fun! So for all of the future brides, mark down Sunday in your calendars for a day you will not want to miss with The Georgia Bridal Show and The Athens Wedding Professionals Ultimate Bridal Show going on in Athens, GA!
These are only three of the exciting events happening in Athens, GA this weekend. Here are a few more events that may spark your interest.
- The Third Annual Athens Got Talent will be Saturday, January 28. Come see and hear some of the most remarkable music talent in Northern, Georgia.Tickets are $10 at the door, and the show will start at 7 p.m.
- Avid Bookshop is hosting two very special authors this weekend that you can meet! Poet Evie Shockley who is the author of four collections of poetry, will be there on Saturday. Athens freelance writer, editor, and stylist Amy Flurry will be there on Sunday.
Hopefully, you can now start planning for your weekend, and attend one of these exciting events. If you are looking for something in particular, you can find a calendar listing of all events at, Visit Athens,GA for more information. However,if you already have plans, I would love to hear about them as well!
What are you looking forward to doing this weekend?