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Entertainment


Rumours: A Fleetwood Mac Tribute

Georgia Theatre
Sunday, December 31 | 9:00 p.m.

Ring in the new year with music! Zero Mile presents Rumours: A Fleetwood Mac Tribute on New Year’s Eve. Buy tickets online starting at $35 or at the door starting at $40. This show is 18 and over. A popular local venue, Georgia Theatre is the perfect place close out 2023.

 

Dining


New Year’s Eve Tasting Menu at Five & Ten

Sunday, December 31 | Various Times

A farm-to-table restaurant with a James Beard Award-winning chef, Five & Ten is a local delight. The restaurant is not usually open on Sundays, but they’re holding a special New Year’s Eve price fixe dinner to end the year right. Guests can choose between 3 or 5 courses, with vegetarian and vegan options available with advance notice. Reservations recommended.

3-Course Dinner: $75 with optional wine pairing available for $35

5-Course Dinner: $105 with optional wine pairing available for $50

Either dinner comes with options on each course and has the full beverage menu available.

 

New Year’s Eve Dinner at The National

Sunday, December 31 | 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Another local favorite that is not normally open on Sunday’s but that is hosting a special New Year’s Eve Dinner is the National. Their cuisine is Mediterranean inspired, but ingredients reflect the local changing seasons. Reservations recommended.

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New Year Activities


“Sweet Beginnings” Mini Camp

Lay Park 
January 2 – 5 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Kids ages 6 -12 are invited to kick off the new year on the right foot with games, crafts, resolutions, and more! Registration is required.

$45 for Athens-Clarke County Residents

$67.50 for Non-Residents

 

Wonderlights Disco Nights

State Botanical Garden of Georgia 
January 4 – 7 | 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Winter Wonderlights is a holiday favorite, and they’re offering special themed nights to kick off 2024. Disco music will accompany their spectacular light show for a groovy experience. Tickets must be purchased online.

 

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