Athens This Weekend: February 24-26
Thursday, February 23, 2012 12:07 PM
by CVB Author
There is so much to do this weekend in Athens! Whether you want to get outdoors and enjoy the weather with the family, attend musical events, or get ideas at the home and garden show, Athens, GA has it all!
With Spring approaching, the spring cleaning and remodeling will soon begin! The Athens Area Home Builders Association's annual Home & Garden Show is the premier event for anyone considering remodeling their home, landscaping their yard or even building or buying their dream home. This event will take place at the Classic Center this Saturday from 10-5 p.m., and Sunday from Noon-5 p.m. Join Our Sisterhood! Four women at a lingerie sale with nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, and more! This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the '60s, '70s and '80s will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles! See what millions of women worldwide have been laughing about for over 10 years! The show will take place at the Classic Center Theatre at 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Saturday; and 2 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets range from only $29-$45. You can purchase your ticket online at: http://www.classiccenter.com/theatre/theatre/theatre.html. Planning a wedding? Help those wedding bells ring a little easier with this exciting event taking place in Athens,Georgia! Over 20 of northeast Georgia’s premium wedding vendors will be on hand to plan your big day including: photographers, florists, formal wear, wedding planners, pastry chefs, entertainment, transportation companies and more! Sample the cuisine of our award winning culinary team while perusing the latest bridal fashions & decor for the entire wedding party. This event will take place on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance, and $12 at the door.
These are only a few of the exciting events taking place in Athens,GA this weekend. Here are a few more ideas that you can hopefully squeeze into your weekend plans!
- Friday- Sunday: UGA Men's Baseball vs. Winthrop. Come support the Diamond Dogs as they take on the visiting team at Foley Field, in the heart of UGA's South Campus in Athens,GA. The game will be at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, and 1:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
- Friday: The Chieftains at the Classic Center Theatre.The Chieftans are the best known traditional Irish band in the world. The show will be at 8:00 p.m.
- Saturday: Journey Through the Stars for Families at Sandy Creek Nature Center.Come see the planetarium program in the new Sky Center. We will journey through the night sky, exploring the great beyond.This event will be from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. and will be $7 for ACC families, and $10 for non- residents. This will be a fascinating experience for the entire family!
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What are your plans this weekend in Athens,GA?