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Between your demanding job, distracting social media feeds,​ ​and the overall stress of adulting, you m​ay​ have lost your lit-ness! Don’t worry, Cassius’s monthly LIT CITY GUIDE will put you back in the game.

 

Atlanta, stand up:

Gold Room

Friday, December 29, 2017, 10:00 p.m.

Do you only roll VIP? Cîroc French Vanilla wants to bring the VIP Experience to six HOT 107.9 listeners (and one of their friends) during their Friday night broadcast at the Gold Room. Call in to qualify for your chance. Winners will be escorted through the VIP line to the exclusive Cîroc French Vanilla VIP section for the evening, where they will get the VIP treatment all night, courtesy of Cîroc French Vanilla.

 

Young Black Professional ATL Christmas/Holiday Special

Thursday, December 28, 2017, 6:00 p.m.

Tired of the typical turn-up? Turn down and network with like-minded college graduates for the close of 2017. Get more info here.

 

#000 Introductory Showcase

Thursday, December 28, 2017, 9:00 p.m.

Don’t touch my hair! Come experience Roy E. Handy III’s soft opening photo exhibit.  #000 is an exploration of African American women’s natural hair journey. Click here for more info.

 

The Roots Holiday Tour

Friday, December 29, 2017, 8:00 p.m.

The legendary Roots Crew are here to sprinkle soul all up and through your holiday season! Jam with Questlove, Black Thought, Captain Kirk Douglas, Frank “Knuckles” Walker, Kamal Gray, and Mark Kelley for one night only at Coca-Cola Roxy. Go here for more info about the event.

 

AfroPop! Atlanta Vol.4: Afrobeats, Soca, Fashion & Vendors

Saturday, December 30, 2017, 10:00 p.m.

Afrobeats, AfroHouse, Soca, Afro-Latin House, DanceHall, and Afro-Trap oh my! Plus endless opportunities to #buyBlack and #shoplocal at this unique fusion event. Click here for more info.

 

Sol Fusion NYE 2018 Celebration

Sunday, December 31, 2017, 8:00 p.m.

All true ATLiens know about Sol Fusion! For years, this team of influencers has delivered incredible events. Why would New Year’s Eve be any different? Go here for more info.

 

The Great Xscape Tour

Sunday, December 31, 2017, 8:00 p.m.

Ring in the new year with Atlanta hometown heroes!​ Kandi, LaTocha, Tamika, and Tiny will bring your #TBT to life (in crystal encrusted bodysuits, no less) at Philips Arena​.​ Monica and Tamar Braxton​ are also on the bill, so it’s a perfect NYE for real R&B fans. Learn more here.

 

FLY (Forget Last Year) NYE Party

Sunday, December 31, 2017, 9:00 p.m.

Was your 2017 trash? Mine was, Hurricane Maria and Harvey, multiple shootings and bombings, and the Charlottesville Riot. Throw last year away and turn up for the new possibilities 2018 will bring! Learn more here.

 

Sips Under the Sea: Black & White New Year’s Celebration

Sunday, December 31, 2017, 9:00 p.m.

Celebrate the new year under the sea! This special event is a fundraiser benefiting our best dressed species, the endangered African penguin.  In honor of our black and white tuxedoed hosts, suggested dress is black and white cocktail attire. Get more info about the event here.

 

Atlanta Wine Festivals New Year’s Eve

Sunday, December 31, 2017, 9:00 p.m.

Wine-down 2017 at City Winery! There will be a premium appetizer buffet, great wine options, plus live music and DJ. How could you not win? Learn more here.

 

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