Upcoming Events
  1. Athens Wine Weekend

    May 20-22, 2022

    Athens' premier wine event, Athens Wine Weekend, is coming back to The Classic Center May 20-22, 2022. Read on...
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    May 21, 2022

    Coming for the first time this summer, Classic Entertainment is excited to welcome Blippi The Musical: The Live Show! Read on...
  3. Paul T. Martin Hospitality Education Fund

    June 17, 2022

    The Classic Center Cultural Foundation has raised money through the Paul T. Martin Hospitality Education Fund to provide up to $25,000 to individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in hospitality, event, music, or the sports management industry. Additional Info...
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    June 25, 2022

    The Classic Center and Outback Presents are excited to welcome Kurtis Conner to The Classic Center Theatre on Saturday, June 25th. Read on...
  5. Hospitality Careers Academy

    July 24-28, 2022

    HCA is a week-long program open to students in 9th through 12th grade from all over the state of Georgia who are interested in pursuing a career in the hospitality and tourism industry. Read on...
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    November 19, 2022

    The One Night of Queen performance previously scheduled for Saturday, May 14, 2022 at The Classic Center Theatre in Athens, GA will now occur on Saturday, November 19, 2022. Read on...
The Temptations and the Four Tops

The Temptations &
The Four Tops

May 19, 2022 | 7:30 p.m.
The Classic Center Theatre

This performance is a Motown, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Grammy Lifetime Achievement double header featuring The TEMPTATIONS performing all their hits such as; “My Girl,” and “Ain’t Too Proud To Beg.” The FOUR TOPS will be performing hits like; “I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch),” and “Ain’t No Woman (Like the One I’ve Got)."

The TEMPTATIONS include original member Otis Williams.
The FOUR TOPS include original member Abdul “Duke” Fakir.

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*This event is a rescheduled date from the original performance slated for February 3, 2022. Ticket holders should retain all tickets to the original date - event tickets and member reception tickets - these will be valid for the new date.

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Athens Wine Weekend

May 20-22, 2022
The Classic Center


Athens' premier wine event, Athens Wine Weekend, is coming back to The Classic Center May 20-22, 2022. The weekend will kick off with Amuse-Bouche on Friday where guests can sample local fare paired with the perfect wine. Saturday will kick off with Grand Tasting, and several seminars will be available for guests to deepen their knowledge of the grape. Saturday will conclude with a multi-course, Gourmet Dinner. The event will come to a close Sunday with a delicious buffet and mimosas at Sparkling Wine Brunch. Consider getting our Full Bottle or Half Carafe package for a full weekend experience.

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Blippi The Musical: The Live Show!

May 21, 2022 | 2:00 p.m.

The Classic Center Theatre


Coming for the first time this summer, Classic Entertainment is excited to welcome Blippi The Musical: The Live Show! Blippi The Musical brings the energetic and loveable character Blippi off the screen and onto the stage with world-class production, audience engagement, and amazing music. Children across the world have quickly taken to Blippi’s charismatic personality and innovative teaching lessons. In the live show they will continue to learn about the world around them while singing and dancing along with this one-of-a-kind show. Tickets will be available to the public on Friday, March 18th.

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Paul T. Martin Hospitality Education Fund

Paul T. Martin Hospitality Education Fund

Application Deadline | June 17, 2022


The Classic Center Cultural Foundation has raised money through the Paul T. Martin Hospitality Education Fund to provide up to $25,000 to individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in hospitality, event, music, or the sports management industry. Applications for the Paul T. Martin Hospitality Education Fund are open to anyone who is currently enrolled in hospitality industry programs at The University of Georgia and Athens Technical College. 

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Kurtis Conner Live

June 25, 2022

The Classic Center Theatre


Outback Presents is excited to welcome Kurtis Conner to The Classic Center Theatre on Saturday, June 25th. Comedian Kurtis Conner’s national headlining tour will begin across the United States in June 2022. A sell-out performer, podcaster, and global YouTube sensation, Conner is bringing his freshest, funniest material yet to the stage. Kurtis Conner Live will feature Dean Hebscher and Jacob Sharpe. And please be nice to him! It’s the law!

Tickets will be available to the public on Friday, April 1. 

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Hospitality Careers Academy

Hospitality Careers Academy

July 24-28, 2022
The Classic Center


Students interested in getting a behind-the-scenes look at the hospitality industry can apply to The Classic Center’s Hospitality Careers Academy that will take place July 24-July 28, 2022. HCA is a week-long program open to students in 9th through 12th grade from all over the state of Georgia who are interested in pursuing a career in the hospitality and tourism industry. HCA provides opportunities for attendees to get hands-on learning when it comes to planning an event. Students will gain experience in hospitality, marketing, event planning, stage production, and more.

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One Night of Queen

November 19, 2022 | 7:30 p.m.
The Classic Center Theatre


World-renowned tribute band One Night of Queen Performed by Gary Mullen and The Works will perform at The Classic Center Theatre in Athens, GA on Saturday, November 19, 2022. One Night of Queen Performed by Gary Mullen and The Works  is a spectacular live concert, recreating the look, sound, pomp and showmanship of arguably the greatest rock band of all time. This event is sponsored by Terrapin Beer Co.

*Due to non-COVID illness the One Night of Queen performance has been postponed and has been rescheduled for Saturday, November 19, 2022. Ticket holders should retain all tickets to the original date , these will be valid for the new date.

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Tickets Sold Out in Athens GA

Jerry Seinfeld

Event Date TBD
The Classic Center Theatre

The Jerry Seinfeld performance originally scheduled for April 17 has been postponed with a new rescheduled date to be announced soon. Please hold on to your tickets and they will be valid for the new date. 

As the host venue, we are seeking updates from the show’s management team regarding the rescheduling of this performance, and an update will be shared as soon as possible. Should the event be canceled, all patrons will receive a full refund. Please reach out to Tickets@ClassicCenter.com with any questions.