Monday, December 10, 10 p.m.
Farewell Dinner to Chef Angus Brown at Octopus Bar
560 Gresham Avenue, EAV
One of the best chefs in the ATL is peacing out, and he's throwing a hell of a going-away party. Bid a fond farewell to Octopus Bar's Angus Brown over cocktails, music and a few (read: eight) courses of his favorite things. Snap up your tickets here.
Tuesday - Thursday, 8 p.m.
The Santaland Diaries at Horizon Theatre
1083 Austin Avenue, Little 5 Points
Forget Hallmark cards and/or miracles happening on 34th Street—David Sedaris's accounts of life as a full-time elf at Macy's is a hilarious tale of what Christmas is really like. Get more info here.
Deal Nearby: Shujaa's BBQ
Thursday, December 13, 7 p.m.
Rebound The Hound at
Hodgepodge Coffee House & Gallery
720 Moreland Avenue
Intown Healthy Hound was targeted by thieves, and the uninsured loss could close the store forever, according to their Facebook page. That's where you come in.
Help a local biz out by heading to one of our all-time favorite coffee shops for an evening of beer, live music and food to benefit Healthy Hound.
Deal Nearby: Hodgepodge Coffee
Thursday, December 13, 8 p.m.
Best of Atlanta Open Mic Comedy
at Laughing Skull Lounge
878 Peachtree Street
ATL's favorite comics come together for an evening of mirth and hilarity, including the luscious-locked Neal Reddy, one of our favorite beard-owners in Atlanta. Get the details.
Deal Nearby: Senor Patron
Thursday, December 13, 9 p.m.
Abby Wren & What It Is at The EARL
488 Flat Shoals Avenue
Jazzy, funky, and with a heaping tablespoon of rock, the ATL-born and bred Abby Wren & What It Is will play some of their ditties and release their new album in an evening of musical revelry at the best venue in EAV. You're going to need tickets.