Wow, what a great weekend full of events in Athens! You can take in a wide range of UGA sports and marvel at the jazz interpretations of the Dukes of Dixieland. Don't
forget-- Valentine's Day is almost here, so make your plans now!
UGA SPORTS ACTION
There are so many teams in action this weekend, including:
Georgia softball kicks off its 2014 campaign this weekendhosts the Red and Black Showcase at Jack Turner Stadium in Athens, Ga. Georgia's first game of the tournament will be on Friday when it takes on Winthrop at 3 p.m., followed by a 5:30 p.m., game against North Texas. The Bulldogs will face North Texas and James Madison on Saturday at 12:30 p.m., and 3 p.m., respectively. The tournament will conclude Sunday at 12:30 p.m., when Georgia faces Winthrop
Men's Basketball vs. Texas A&M,
Saturday, 8 p.m.
Women's Basketball vs. Mississippi
Sunday 2 p.m. Girl Scout Day!
Equestrian, vs. South Carolina,
Saturday 2 p.m. First 300 fans receive a Georgia Equestrian T-Shirt!
Kids Zone with poster-making, face painting, and horseshoe decorating!
Women's Golf hosts the Lady Bulldog Individual Championship
Saturday, all day
Saturday, 1:30 p.m.
This is an all ages event! Bulldawg Brawl is a charity-boxing event sanctioned by
USA Boxing. You will enjoy hours of UGA student boxers, representing their organizations,
duking it out under the lights for all to see.
DUKES OF DIXIELAND
Saturday, 8 p.m.
Hailed by the Boston Globe for their "sheer rhythmic energy," the Dukes of Dixieland
blow traditional jazz and Dixieland into the 21st century, fusing elements of pop,
gospel, and country with authentic New Orleans sounds.
Looking for an offbeat, yet cultured way to spend Valentine's Day in Georgia? Look
no further than Athens, where there is an incredible selection of dining adventures,
live music serenades, and even a walk under the moon and stars. You'll be a hero
with any of these special Valentine's events, but be sure to grab your spot now,
as space is limited and will go fast.