Sunday, December 22

11 events


  • The Classic Center

    Dec. 21, 4 p.m. & Dec. 22, 2 p.m.

    The Nutcracker

    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 favorites like "Waltz of the Flowers," "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy," "Waltz of the Snowflakes" and many more. See Calendar Pick on p. 13.


  • Bendzunas Glass

    Saturdays & Sundays through Dec. 22, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. FREE!

    Bendzunas Glass Open House

    (Comer) The family-run glassblowing studio offers handmade glass items. Live demos until 3 p.m. 

  • Rubber Soul Yoga

    10–11 a.m. $10.

    Family Playtime Yoga

    Children, parents, extended family and caretakers are invited to share a playful yoga class focused on movement, games and imagination.


  • Athens City Hall

    5:30 p.m. FREE!

    Menorah Lighting Ceremony

    Chabad of Athens will light a eight-foot Hanukkah menorah. Followed by a celebration with music, hot latkes, donuts and crafts.

  • 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

    Abnormal Bazaar

    (Indie South, 470 Hawthorne Ave.) Pick up handmade and vintage goodies from local vendors. Third Sunday of every month.

  • 12–4 p.m. $40.

    Aura Photography with AURA Weaver

    (Indie South, 470 Hawthorne Ave.) Aura photo appointments include a Polaroid print of the attendees aura, an energy reading of their essence and a color interpretation guide.



  • On Stage Walton

    Dec. 20–21, 8 p.m. & Dec. 22, 2 p.m. $20.

    The ReGifters

    On Stage Walton presents a Christmas comedy about the misadventures of a couple who “regift” a lackluster Christmas present only to find out it’s worth a fortune. In pursuit to reclaim the gift from others who have passed it along, everyone learns about friendship, true wealth and the Christmas spirit.

Live Music