5 things to do: Badfish: A Tribute To Sublime at Variety Playhouse - December 28 2017
What’s going on around ATL today.Thursday December 28, 2017 03:22 pm EST
Atlanta Hilton NOrtheast - 5993 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. Norcross, GA 30092 $75. 1 p.m.
Dancing4Fun holds the 8th Annual New Year’s Eve party at Hilton Atlanta Northeast. Latin dance room featuring Domenic Marte, best of Salsa, Bachata, Merengue & more, Top40 room - Live Band Stephen Lee band - top 40s music from across the decade. Bonus Zouk and Kizomba room. Midnight countdown Champagne toast, Balloon drop. Dinner and hotel option. Lots of fun, Singles, couples and family friendly.
Variety Playhouse - 1099 Euclid Ave. N.E. Atlanta, GA 30307 $11-$24. 8 p.m.
The phenomenon known as Sublime, arguably the most energetic, original and uniquely eclectic band to emerge from any scene, anywhere, ended with the untimely death of lead singer, guitarist and songwriter Brad Nowell in May of 1996. But encompassing the sense of place and purpose long associated with Sublime’s music, Badfish, a Tribute to Sublime continues to channel the spirit of Sublime with a fury not felt for some time. What separates Badfish from other tribute bands is that they have replicated Sublime’s essence, developing a scene and dedicated following most commonly reserved for label-driven, mainstream acts. Badfish make their mark on the audience by playing with the spirit of Sublime. They perform not as Sublime would have, or did, but as Badfish does.
Oasis Event Center - 6975 Jonesboro Road Morrow, GA 30260 $20. 8:30 p.m.
An upscale ladies’ night out featuring top exotic performers including Bolo the Entertainer as seen on Black Magic.
Eddie’s Attic - 515 N. McDonough St. Decatur, GA 30030 $12. 7 p.m.
Callista Clark is a 14 year old singer/songwriter from Zebulon, GA. She is accompanied by her incredibly talented guitarist Brake McGaughey, 14, from Chamblee, GA. Snag your tickets here.
Coca-Cola Roxy Theatre - 800 Battery Ave. S.E. Atlanta, GA 30339 $52-$52. 8 p.m.
The Roots Holiday Tour Live in. Atlanta. Tickets on sale now.