Major Events Coming to Atlanta
November 15: The Fox Theatre
ROY ORBISON HOLOGRAM TOUR
Rock and Roll legend Roy Orbison is brought to life with In Dreams: Roy Orbison In Concert - The Hologram. See him performing his greatest hits, accompanied on stage by a live orchestra. In addition to his classic tracks witness never-before-heard arrangements of his originals. Orbison's catalogue includes such chart-toppers as "Oh, Pretty Woman," "You Got It," "Only the Lonely" and "Crying." Visit Foxtheatre.org.
November 18: Lenox Square Mall
MACY'S TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY
Ring in the Holiday Season with Macy's 71st Annual Great Tree Lighting ceremony with hosts Jovita Moore and Zach Klein along with The Macy's All-Star Choir as they light the great tree in style. Last year's performances by: CeeLo Green and Casting Crowns. The lighting of Atlanta's most beloved Christmas tree will take place at Macy's at Lenox Square Mall on Sunday 6:30 pm, November 18. Visit Simon.com.
November 22: Georgia State Stadium
HALF MARATHON & 5K
Kick off your Thanksgiving with the Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon & 5K. It's an Atlanta tradition. Runners and walkers will earn their turkey as they finish their race under Atlanta's iconic Olympic rings. Atlanta Track Club welcomes runners and walkers to participate in the Half Marathon, 5K, One Mile & 50m Dash. Stick around for a post-race celebration outside Georgia State Stadium. Visit AtlantaTrackclub.org.
November 23: The Fox Theatre
STRAIGHT NO CHASER
The world famous a cappella group Straight No Chaser "One Shot Tour" coincides with the 10th Anniversary of signing with Atlantic Records and the release of their debut album, "Holiday Spirits." The band performs new music along with a number of contemporary pop hits and rock classics including Eurythmics' "Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)" as well their show-stopping "BeyoncĂ© Medley." Visit Foxtheatre.org.
November 24 & 25: The Fox Theatre
Cirque Dreams Holidaze returns with a grand and electrifying stage spectacular for two unforgettable performances. Set in a wonderland of season's dreamings and holiday pageantry, audiences will marvel at never before seen performances, over 300 costumes, 20 of the world's best acts, the finest singers, original music and seasonal favorites. Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year. Tickets at FoxTheatre.org.
November 30: Cobb Energy Centre
In a career that spans more than three decades, legendary and Grammy nominated saxophonist Dave Koz returns this Holiday Season for his latest Christmas Tour. Special Guests joining Dave this year will be: Mindi Abair, pop/blues saxophonist/singer; South African guitarist/singer, Jonathan Butler; and Japanese keyboard sensation Keiko Matsui. Tickets at CobbEnergyCentre.com.