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8 Atlanta events you absolutely can't miss this January

Published On 01/02/2015 Published On 01/02/2015
Thrillist
CHONA KASINGER

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Jan 8 Thu

Culinary Cocktail Hour Hook yourself up with cocktails, nosh, and a silent auction, all while hooking up the next generation of Atlanta’s master gastronomists.

AmericasMart - Fashion Theatre

Culinary Cocktail Hour AmericasMart - Fashion Theatre Hook yourself up with cocktails, nosh, and a silent auction, all while hooking up the next generation of Atlanta’s master gastronomists.

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Jan 11 Sun

No Pants MARTA Ride Atlanta’s underground transit system is good for more than just being your personal designated driver, so join a slew pants-ophobics as they spread weirdness up and down the red line. 

Five Points Station/Downtown

No Pants MARTA Ride Five Points Station/Downtown Atlanta’s underground transit system is good for more than just being your personal designated driver, so join a slew pants-ophobics as they spread weirdness up and down the red line. 

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Event

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Jan 15 Thu

Vintage Beer Class The ATL’s best beer bar is schooling you in vintage beer knowledge. You’ll be tasting ten different beers and you learning how certain ones become sexier as they age. Just like you, right?

The Porter Beer Bar

Vintage Beer Class The Porter Beer Bar The ATL’s best beer bar is schooling you in vintage beer knowledge. You’ll be tasting ten different beers and you learning how certain ones become sexier as they age. Just like you, right?

Georgia Aquarium

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Event

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Jan 23 Fri

Sips Under The Sea This is your chance to drink underwater... sort of... so get down to the world’s largest aquarium for some after-hours cocktails. You'll have the entire place to yourself to nosh on tapas, cocktails, and take selfies with penguins.

The Georgia Aquarium

Sips Under The Sea The Georgia Aquarium This is your chance to drink underwater... sort of... so get down to the world’s largest aquarium for some after-hours cocktails. You'll have the entire place to yourself to nosh on tapas, cocktails, and take selfies with penguins.

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Location

Jan 24 Sat

Winter Beerfest The first great beer festival of the year brings hundreds of beers to Masquerade, plus a solid selection of food trucks and five stages of music to keep you fed and entertained whilst “sampling”.  

Masquerade

Winter Beerfest Masquerade The first great beer festival of the year brings hundreds of beers to Masquerade, plus a solid selection of food trucks and five stages of music to keep you fed and entertained whilst “sampling”.  

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Event

Location

Jan 24 Sat

Cask Ale Festival The Prado’s powerful beer forces combine to give you 40 super-rare, cask-conditioned ales from American and international craft brewers at the 5 Seasons Brewery and Taco Mac.

Array

Cask Ale Festival Array The Prado’s powerful beer forces combine to give you 40 super-rare, cask-conditioned ales from American and international craft brewers at the 5 Seasons Brewery and Taco Mac.

Atlanta Streetcar

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Event

Location

Jan 24 Sat

Atlanta Streetcar Adventure Celebrate Atlanta’s massive new streetcar the most appropriate way possible, by drinking your way around the track. Five bars from Edgewood to Downtown are offering included drink or shot specials plus food deals for this inaugural blue booze cruise.

Edgewood/Downtown

Atlanta Streetcar Adventure Edgewood/Downtown Celebrate Atlanta’s massive new streetcar the most appropriate way possible, by drinking your way around the track. Five bars from Edgewood to Downtown are offering included drink or shot specials plus food deals for this inaugural blue booze cruise.

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Event

Location

Jan 31 Sat

Hulk Hogan’s Micro Championship Wrestling Hulk Hogan has assembled the baddest crew of miniature mayhem-makers to fly around the ring and smash each other, so grab a few cold ones and enjoy the spectacle.

120 Tavern and Music Hall

Hulk Hogan’s Micro Championship Wrestling 120 Tavern and Music Hall Hulk Hogan has assembled the baddest crew of miniature mayhem-makers to fly around the ring and smash each other, so grab a few cold ones and enjoy the spectacle.