November 26, 2021 - January 9, 2022 Akins Ford Arena at The Classic Center
Time to lace up your skates and grab your friends and family because Athens on Ice Public Ice Skating is back at Akins Ford Arena at The Classic Center . Tickets include skate rental and 75 minutes of fun. Interested in more than one day of excitement? Plan ahead and grab a season pass for unlimited skate through January. Tickets on sale now!
December 4, 2021 | 8:30 a.m. The Classic Center Atrium
Celebrate the holidays, and enjoy a delicious breakfast with Santa, Mrs. Claus, and one of his elves. Little ones will have the chance to sit on Santa's lap and tell him their Christmas wishes, create holiday crafts, and spread Christmas cheer during this morning of fun. A professional photographer will capture family memories, and Buddy the Elf and his friends will visit with families.
December 7, 2021 | 7:30 p.m. The Classic Center Theatre
Produced by Sligo fiddler Oisín Mac Diarmada, the hugely popular Irish Christmas in America show features top Irish music, song, and dance in an engaging performance rich in humor and boundless energy. This family-friendly performance features lively instrumental tunes on fiddle, flute, uilleann pipes and harp, along with thrilling Irish old-style dancing.
December 11, 2021 | 8:00 p.m. December 12, 2021 | 3:00 p.m. The Classic Center Theatre
The program for this performance features The Good Grief Trio, a jazz trio from Athens, GA. The program will feature timeless classics like "The First Noel," Merry Christmas Charlie Brown," and "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year." Admission to Athens Symphony concerts is always complementary, but tickets are required for entry.
December 18, 2021 | 4:00 p.m. December 19, 2021 | 2:00 p.m. The Classic Center Theatre
Join us for the beloved holiday fairytale that follows a young girl's journey through a fantasy world of fairies, princes, toy soldiers - and an army of mice! Set to Tchaikovsky's beloved score, you'll here favorites like "Waltz of the Flowers," "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy," "Waltz of the Snowflakes," and more! Performed by the State Ballet Theatre of Ukraine.
Christmas with John Berry: The Silver Anniversary Tour
December 21, 2021 | 7:00 p.m. The Classic Center Theatre
Join GRAMMY award-winning artist John Berry for Christmas with John Berry: The Silver Anniversary Tour at The Classic Center Theatre for a very special holiday event on December 21. Ring in the holiday season with classic Christmas favorites and new music, as well as his hit songs during the 25th year of this tour in Athens!