Between your demanding job, distracting social media feeds, and the overall stress of adulting, you may have lost your lit-ness! Don’t worry, Cassius’s monthly LIT CITY GUIDE will put you back in the game.
You ready, Atlanta?
Silent “Trap” Party ATL
Saturday, January 6, 2018, 10:00 p.m.
Calling all control freaks! Create your own playlist and vibe at Urban Fêtes’s quiet jam. Headphone rental is included in your entry free so leave the Beats by Dre at home. Learn more here.
Meeting in the Ladies Room – ATL & Vision Board Party
Saturday, January 13, 2018, 11:00 a.m.
Name it and claim it! 2018 is a clean slate ready for you to write it down and make it happen. Listen to inspiring women, network with empowering peers, and of course create a vision board. Get more info here.
Vegan Soul Food Cooking Class
Monday, January 15, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Did Netflix’s “What the Health?” change your life? Chef Zu of Kings Apron will facilitate a vegan soul food “Bacon & Omelette” cooking class. Create the best plant based brunch using no meat, dairy, eggs, soy, or gluten. Click here for more info.
Lit: Books, Booze & Beats
Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
Does literature get you lit? Yes! Each month, Lit. Atlanta holds a free public event for people who enjoy interactive written works, music, drinks, culture, and good times. Learn more here.
Friday, January 19, 2018, 10:00 p.m.
Are you a mogul in the making? Cîroc Apple wants to give superstar status to 12 HOT 107.9 listeners 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 Apple section for the evening, courtesy of Cîroc.
Atlanta Winter Wine Festival
Saturday, January 20, 2018, 12:00 p.m.
Leave the kids at home, it’s adult wine time! 50+ wines, small beer selections, live music, and a DJ will set the mood off right. Click here for more info.
Sunday, January 21, 2018, 5:00 p.m.
“I tried to drink it (and paint it) away.” Grab your crew and head to Crazy Atlanta Restaurant! Paint supplies will be provided, drinks and food are on you. Learn more here.
A Masquerade in Paris
Saturday, January 20, 2018, 12:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m.
Orchestra Noir will turn The ATL into The City of Lights for one night only! There will be a main parlor of Le Maison Rouge, French champagne, and free masks (if you don’t have one). Get more info here.
Honda Battle of the Bands
Saturday, January 27, 2018, 3:00 p.m.
In its 16th year, this dynamic musical war features marching bands from Alabama A&M, Alabama State, Bethune-Cookman, Hampton, Miles, NC A&T, Tennessee State, and Prairie View A&M. Precise instrumentation, turnt choreography, and show-stopping performances are just a few of the treats in store for the HBCU-loving audience. Learn more here.
Atlanta Mardi Gras Ball
Saturday, January 27, 2018, 8:00 p.m.
Can’t make it to New Orleans for Mardi Gras? We got you! The 8th annual event returns to it’s original format with delicious food, ever-flowing spirits, great live music, and dancing all night. Get more info here.