Things to do in Atlanta November 20th-23rd

Looking for things to do in Atlanta this weekend? Consider this your go-to guide for wining, dining and celebrating your way through one of the greatest cities in the south. With this near-freezing weather, it's a wonder anyone even plans on leaving their house at all this weekend. Atlanta feels more like an Cold-lanta than Hot-lanta (ha!) but this weather won't freeze the fun. As always, the Atlanta weekend welcomes us with open arms and shakes our gloved hands and treats us just as good as it always does. Enjoy some comedy shows and even some early holiday fun. Less than 40 days until Christmas, but who's counting? Thursday, November 20 Thirsty Thursday . Every Thursday is Thirsty Thursday in Downtown Duluth from 6-8pm Shop. Eat. Play in Duluth. Jesse Joyce .

Jesse Joyce started his comedy career in Pittsburgh in 1998. In 2001 he made the move to New York City and has been earning a reputation as a rising star on the comedy scene with performances loved by crowds around the world, and a writing style admired and respected by comedians at every level. Thursday Night Throwdown at Octane - Atlanta Tech Village . Once a month, the Atlanta Coffee Community hosts a "Latte Art Throwdown." The deft hands of local baristas compete head-to-head to create beautiful latte art for a panel of judges in order to place in one of three winning spots. Friday, November 21 The Bar Exam: Atlanta's Definitive Open-Mic and Competition ! The Bar Exam: Atlanta's Definitive Open-Mic Competition and Showcase. Featured Artists: Vocalist and Violinst Angelina Sherie and her band + Surprise guests tab Hosted by: MICXSIC and Music by DJ Knotts + DJ Dug Boogie and DJ GEE Supreme (The Gateway) on the patio spinning new and classic underground Hip-Hop! Cook Hall Fall Concert Series: Cary Hudson . Summer may be over, but our popular Fall Concert Series is still going strong.

Make the most of the last few crisp fall nights listening to great live music at Cook Hall every third Friday of the month. Singer-song writer Cary Hudson will be taking the stage Friday, November 21, starting at 9 p.m. Cary Hudson's sound is the perfect mix between Americana and southern rock. Paint Nite at Rooftop 866 . Cool nights on the patio have never looked better. Sip handcrafted cocktails as you paint the town your favorite color at Rooftop866 in this instructor driven class. Justin Townes Earle at Variety Playhouse . Justin Townes Earle at Variety Playhouse. Saturday, November 22 A Very Grinchy Christmas . Southern Ballet Theatre's "A Very Grinchy Christmas" is a presentation of everyone's favorite childhood book, "How the Grinch Stole Christmas." Bah humbug Nutcracker? Come get Grinched! Turkey Mash 2014 at Whiskey Park . Celebrate the last weekend before Thanksgiving at Whiskey Park with music by DJ Rix, specialty cocktails and more! 16th Annual 5K Turkey Trot/1M Tot Trot . On November 22, 2014 Elks Aidmore is having its annual cross country 5K Turkey Trot and 1M Turkey Tot Trot.

Funds raised will support programs for children that are in foster care- most of which are victims of domestic abuse. Sunday, November 23 Indie Craft Experience's Holiday Shopping Spectacular . As the largest and most renowned craft marketplace in the Southeast, attendees can anticipate an array of decor, furniture, apparel, jewelry and so much more. Fresh Comedy: A Stand Up Show . Fresh Comedy is a high-energy Stand Up Show featuring some of Atlanta's top comedians. Each comic has to base their set around each week's topic. There are free giveaways, amazing comics, and more, all for just $5! For more information about the author, Denielle D'Ambrosio, please visit my Google+ profile page.