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Posted on: September 9, 2019

December 21, 2019 @ 4:00 p.m. & December 22 @ 2:00 p.m.

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The Nutcracker is a treasure holiday fairy tale 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 hear all of your favorites: "Waltz of the ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

December 29, 2019 @ 4:05 p.m.

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The Columbus River Dragons hockey team takes on the Danville Dashers on December 29, 2019 as part of the Federal Prospects Hockey League. The game will be played at Akins Ford Arena at The Classic Center.

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

January 9, 2020 @ 7:00 p.m.

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UGA Ice Dawgs vs. Alabama

Puck Drop at 7:00 PM

Game played at the Akins Ford Arena at The Classic Center

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

January 10, 2020 @ 7:30 p.m.

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UGA Ice Dawgs vs. Alabama

Puck Drop at 7:30 PM

Game played at the Akins Ford Arena at The Classic Center


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Posted on: September 6, 2019

January 11, 2020 @ 7:30 p.m.

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UGA Ice Dawgs vs. Florida

Puck Drop at 7:30 PM

Game played at the Akins Ford Arena at The Classic Center

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

January 12, 2020 @ 4:05 p.m.

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The Columbus River Dragons hockey team takes on the Port Huron Prowlers on January 12, 2020 as part of the Federal Prospects Hockey League. Tickets are on sale now!

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

January 16, 2020 @ 7:30 p.m.

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Enjoy a special evening with CMA and Grammy award-winning country artist, Travis Tritt, on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at The Classic Center Theatre located in Downtown Athens. 

Experience this rare opportunity featuring the multi-platinum artist i...

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

January 19, 2020 @ 12:30 p.m.

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Planning a wedding is one of the most exciting times in life. Unfortunately, it can also cause a lot of stress. Thankfully, you can reduce your stress by visiting the Georgia Bridal Show. At this event you can meet with all the wedding profession...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

January 20, 2020 @ 7:30 p.m.

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Meet Jenna, a waitress and expert pie-maker who dreams of a way out of her small town and rocky marriage. Pouring her heart into her pies, she crafts desserts that mirror her topsy-turvy life such as “The Key (Lime) to Happiness Pie” and “Betrayed By My E...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

January 31, 2020 @ 7:30 p.m.

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UGA Ice Dawgs vs. Tennessee

Puck Drop at 7:30 PM

*This game is outdoors in the 440 Foundry Pavilion at The Classic Center

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

January 31 - February 2, 2020

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Athens Wine Weekend is returning to The Classic Center January 31 – February 2, 2020! Join local chefs for tapas-style treats and wine pairings, experience tastings from some of North Georgia’s beloved wineries, sit down to a seminar t...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

February 1, 2020 @ 7:30 p.m.

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UGA Ice Dawgs vs. Auburn

Puck Drop at 7:30 PM

*This game is outdoors in the 440 Foundry Pavilion at The Classic Center

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Posted on: November 4, 2019

February 13, 2020 @ 8:00 p.m.

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Husband and wife duo Drew and Ellie Holcomb are bringing their soul-lifting music to The Classic Center Theatre on February 13, 2020. This exciting collaborative event unites the couple once more on stage for an unforgettable performance. Tickets are on s...

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Posted on: November 11, 2019

February 20, 2020 @ 7:00 p.m.

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The beloved indie classic Napoleon Dynamite was made almost 15 years ago. Appealing to the inner-teenager in each of us, the story, and most importantly the dialogue, makes Napoleon Dynamite one of the most quoted movies of a generation. 

This uni...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

March 8, 2020 @ 3:00 p.m.

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The GRAMMY®-nominated and multiplatinum group Celtic Woman celebrates its 15th anniversary with the Celtic Woman Celebration tour. 

The four fantastic Celtic Woman soloists Tara McNeill, Mairéad Carlin, Éabha McMahon, and Megan Walsh touch the hea...

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Posted on: June 4, 2019

March 18, 2020 @ 7:30 p.m.

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Welcome to Margaritaville, where people come to get away from it all—and stay to find something they never expected.

With a book by Emmy Award® winner Greg Garcia (“My Name is Earl,” “Raising Hope”) and Emmy Award® nominee Mike O’Malley (“Survivors Remorse...

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

April 1, 2020 @ 8:30 p.m.

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It’s a party. It’s a concert. It’s a pint-filled good time set in a real working pub that combines hair-raising harmonies, high-energy dance, and live percussion with foot-stomping choreography.

The multi-talented cast of nine handsome blokes sings everyt...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

April 2, 2020 @ 7:30 p.m.

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ROMANCE! ADVENTURE! GERSHWIN! WHO COULD ASK FOR ANYTHING MORE!

In post-war Paris, romance is in the air and youthful optimism reigns. Gershwin’s soaring melodies are matched by gravity-defying dance as the world rediscovers the power of love in this breath...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Play with the Pros: A free youth hockey clinic with minor league hockey players

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Play with the Pros: A free youth hockey clinic with minor league hockey players

 

Athens, GA – In preparation of their upcoming games at Akins Ford Arena at The Classic Center, players from the minor league hockey team the Columbus River Dragons ar...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Athens Wine Weekend Returns to The Classic Center

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Athens Wine Weekend Returns to The Classic Center

ATHENS, Ga. – Athens Wine Weekend is returning to The Classic Center January 31 – February 2, 2020. Tickets to this eclectic event go on sale Friday, December 6 at 10 a.m.

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Posted on: November 15, 2019

Uncanny Comedy: Jerry Seinfeld is Coming to The Classic Center Theatre

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Uncanny Comedy: Jerry Seinfeld is Coming to The Classic Center Theatre

ATHENS, Ga – Classic Entertainment and JS Touring are thrilled to announce that America’s premier comedian, Jerry Seinfeld, will return The Classic Center Theatre on April 17, 2020 at 7...

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Posted on: November 11, 2019

Tater tots and throwbacks: Napoleon Dynamite is coming to The Classic Center Theatre

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Tater tots and throwbacks: Napoleon Dynamite is coming to The Classic Center Theatre.

ATHENS, Ga – The beloved indie classic Napoleon Dynamite was made almost 15 years ago. Appealing to the inner-teenager in each of us, the story, and most importantly the ...

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Posted on: November 4, 2019

Husband and Wife Duo, Drew and Ellie Holcomb, to Perform Live at The Classic Center Theatre

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Husband and Wife Duo, Drew and Ellie Holcomb, to Perform Live at The Classic Center Theatre

ATHENS, Ga – Husband and wife duo Drew and Ellie Holcomb are coming to The Classic Center Theatre on February 13, 2020. Their original touring group, Drew Holcomb a...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Ice Skating is coming back to the Classic City

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Ice Skating is coming back to the Classic City.

ATHENS, Ga. – It’s time to lace up your boots and grab your favorite sweater because ice skating is returning soon to the Akins Ford Arena at The Classic Center.

Grab your ticket now to get ready for the seaso...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

Celtic Woman is Coming to The Classic Center Theatre on March 8, 2020.

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Celtic Woman is Coming to The Classic Center Theatre on March 8, 2020.

ATHENS, Ga – The GRAMMY®-nominated and multiplatinum group Celtic Woman celebrates its 15th anniversary with the Celtic Woman Celebration tour. These music legends are coming to The Cla...

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

Choir of Man Tickets on Sale Friday, September 27

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Choir of Man is bringing pub life to The Georgia Theatre on April 1, 2020

ATHENS, Ga. – Classic Entertainment proudly presents Choir of Man at The Georgia Theatre on April 1, 2020 at 8:00 PM. Interactive, exciting, and unique, this upbeat singing spectacul...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Broadway Entertainment Series and The Nutcracker on Sale Friday, September 13

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Broadway and The Nutcracker are coming to Athens. Tickets on Sale Friday, September 13.

ATHENS, Ga. – Classic Entertainment presents the 2019-2020 Broadway Entertainment Series at The Classic Center Theatre. From scuffles in the streets of New York to roma...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Minor League Hockey is Coming to Athens

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Minor League Hockey is Coming to Athens

Athens, GA – The Columbus River Dragons and The Classic Center are excited to bring minor league hockey to Athens. The Federal Prospects Hockey League (FPHL) will play two neutral site games at the Akins Ford Arena a...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

UGA Ice Dawgs Single Tickets on Sale Friday

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The UGA Ice Dawgs will kick off season with SECHC Championship rematch. 

Athens, GA – Single Tickets for the UGA Ice Dawgs go on sale this Friday, September 6 at 10 AM. The home games will be played at the Akins Ford Arena at The Classic Center.

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

WCOC Radio Interview with Executive Director Paul Cramer

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Listen to an exclusive interview with Mr. Paul Cramer, Executive Director of The Classic Center, as he talks with WCOC Radio host Danny Daniel. Learn about The Classic Center and its economic impact in Athens-Clarke County!

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

An Evening with Travis Tritt

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Travis Tritt is coming to The Classic Center on January 16, 2020.

ATHENS, Ga. – Six String Southern Productions and Classic Entertainment present An Evening with Travis Tritt. The Country Music Award and GRAMMY® Award-winning artist will be performing in a...

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