Tuesday, January 7, 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Eventide Brewing Launch Party

Six Feet Under, 437 Memorial Dr. (Grant Park)

Another new brewery setting up shop in ATL? We'll happily cheers to that. Join the newest kids on the block, Eventide Brewing, with their long-awaited launch of uncomplicated, quality craft brews.

Deal nearby: Community Grounds

Wednesday, January 8, 8 p.m.
Dad's Garage Level IV Graduation Show

Seven Stages, 1105 Euclid Ave. (Little Five Points)

Cue the pomp and circumstance: it's time to bid good luck to the intrepid whippersnappers graduating from Dad's Garage's Level IV improv class. Or, at least, heckle them into submission. (No, on second thought, try not to do that.) Hit up Seven Stages for an extra-celebratory round of TheatreSports, and see who gets crowned class clown. (See what we did there?)

Deal nearby: Inman Perk

Thursday, January 9, 8 p.m.
Creative Loafing/Write Club Atlanta's Fiction Contest Word Fight

Highland Inn Ballroom, 644 N. Highland Ave. (Poncey-Highland)

Gather 'round, children: it's storytime. But not quite like the yarns your old Aunt Edna was spinning at the dinner table on Christmas. Celebrate the winners of the annual Creative Loafing fiction contest with readings, brain-battles a la Write Club, small press literature for your perusal from Vouched Books, and — calling all starving writers — free admission.

Deal nearby: JavaVino