Major Events Coming to Atlanta
December 7 - 24: The Fox Theatre
Atlanta Ballet's reimagined production of The Nutcracker is set in a small German village and tells E.T.A. Hoffmann's traditional tale set to the iconic Tchaikovsky score. Designed to surprise and delight audiences, this innovative uses elaborately crafted and painted scenery combined with advanced techniques in lighting and video projection to enhance the story's magic. Visit AtlantaBallet.com for tickets.
December 17 & 18: Atlanta Symphony Hall
CIRQUE DE LA SYMPHONIE
Cirque de la Symphonie brings the magic of cirque to the music hall. It is an elegant fusion of cirque and orchestra, adapting the stunning performances of cirque artists with the majesty of the full symphony orchestra. The program showcases many of the best cirque artists in the world, thrilling the audience with aerial flyers, acrobats, contortionists, dancers, jugglers, balancers, and strongmen. Visit AtlantaSymphony.org for tickets.
December 20: State Farm Arena
JINGLE BALL CONCERT
Power 96.1 Jingle Ball 2019 is part of the national iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour presented by Capital One, the season's biggest annual music event that captures the holiday spirit of the iHeartRadio app. All-star performers this year include: Jonas Brothers, Khalid, Niall Horan, French Montana, Why Don't We, Lewis Capaldi and Zara Larsson. Tickets available at arena box office and StateFarmArena.com.
December 20: The Tabernacle
West Coast rap legend Snoop Dogg has come a long way since being discovered by Dr. Dre in the early 1990. Since guesting on Dre's The Chronic in 1992, Snoop has gone on to global fame, tens of millions of record sales, and a career in movies and TV. He enjoyed a big hit in 2004 with the chart-topping single "Drop It Like It's Hot." In 2007, Snoop's single "It's The DOG" became a popular ringtone. Tabernacleatl.com
December 28: Cobb Energy Centre
Gap Band founder Charlie Wilson has ten No. 1 singles, 11 Grammy Award nominations, and has been selling out venues coast-to-coast. Wilson continues his reign as "Uncle Charlie," the lovable nickname originally given to him by Snoop Dogg, by being one of the most highly sought-after adult entertainers for today's top Hip-Hop and Pop artists. Tickets at CobbEnergyCentre.com.
December 28: Mercedes-Benz Stadium
CHICK-FIL-A PEACH BOWL
The College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Chick fil-A Peach Bowl will be played Saturday, Dec. 28 at either 4 p.m. or 8 p.m. It will host either the No. 1 vs. No. 4 or the No. 2 vs. No. 3 teams in the country as assigned by the College Football Playoff selection committee. The game will be nationally telecast by ESPN. As of press time tickets were sold out. Visit chick-fil-apeachbowl.com for more info.