What to do this weekend?

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Iconic monster truck Grave Digger, with creator Dennis Anderson behind the wheel, is one of more than a dozen monster trucks rolling into Georgia Dome for Monster Jam on January 11. Photo Credit: Feld Motor Sports.

3 fun things in metro Atlanta

FAIRS, FESTIVALS, ETC.

Snow Mountain. Through Feb. 17. Snow Mountain pass $28. Snow Mountain and Christmas combo pass $45. $10 parking per vehicle. Stone Mountain Park, 1000 Robert E. Lee Drive, Stone Mountain. 770-498-5690, www.stonemountainpark.com.

Atlanta Boat Show. Through Jan 12. $12; ages 15 and younger free with adult admission. Georgia World Congress Center, 285 Andrew Young International Blvd. N.W., Atlanta. www.atlantaboatshow.com.

“Star Wars” Weekend. Jan. 10-12. $12.50-$17. Legoland Discovery Center Atlanta, 3500 Peachtree St., Atlanta. www.legolanddiscoverycenter.com/atlanta.

Repticon Atlanta Reptile and Exotic Animal Show. Jan. 11-12. $5-$15. Gwinnett County Fairgrounds, 2405 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville. 863-268-4273, www.repticon.com/atlanta.

Monster Jam. Jan. 11. $28-$89. Georgia Dome, One Georgia Dome Drive NW, Atlanta. http://www.monsterjam.com

 

MUSIC

Gregg Allman Tribute. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 10. $75 and up. Fox Theatre, 660 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. 404-881-2100, www.foxtheatre.org.

Queensryche with Geoff Tate. 9 p.m. Jan. 10. $25. Center Stage, 1374 W. Peachtree St. N.W., Atlanta. 404-885-1365, www.centerstage-atlanta.com.

Travis Tritt. 8 p.m. Jan. 10. $55-$35. Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta. www.cobbenergycentre.com.

Atlanta Baroque Orchestra: “Collaborations From Within.” 7:30 p.m. Jan. 11 at Peachtree Christian Church, 1580 Peachtree St. N.W., Atlanta. 4 p.m. Jan. 12 at Roswell Presbyterian Church, 755 Mimosa Blvd., Roswell. $20-25; $15-$20 in advance; $10 students. (Prices for Saturday’s concert are suggested donations; tickets not required.) www.atlantabaroque.org.

Peach State Opera: Mozart’s “Cosi fan tutte.” 3 p.m. Jan. 11. $10-$22. First Baptist Church of Avondale Estates, 47 Covington Road, Avondale Estates. www.peachstateopera.org.

Callaghan’s Birthday Show. 7 p.m. Jan. 11. $17-$24. Eddie Owen Presents at the Red Clay Theatre, 3116 Main St., Duluth. 678-892-6373, www.eddieowenpresents.com.

Kennesaw State University Male Choral Day. 7:30 p.m. Jan 11. Free. Bailey Performance Center, 1000 Chastain Road, Kennesaw. baileycenter.kennesaw.edu.

Lies, Damn Lies & Statistics: An Evening with Kevn Kinney, Angie Aparo and Chuck Mead. 8 p.m. Jan 11. $15; $12 in advance. Red Light Cafe, 553 Amsterdam Ave. N.E., Atlanta. redlightcafe.com.

Cate Le Bon. Jan. 11. $12; $10 in advance. Eddie’s Attic, 515 N. McDonough St., Decatur. www.eddiesattic.com.

Carlos Reyes and Peppino D’Agostino. 3 p.m. Jan 11. $25. The Cumming Playhouse, 101 School St., Cumming. 770-781-9178, www.playhousecumming.com.

Iris DeMent. 7 p.m. Jan. 12. $40; $35 in advance. Eddie’s Attic, 515 N. McDonough St., Decatur. www.eddiesattic.com.

9 String Theory: “A Musical Journey Around the World.” 4 p.m. Jan 12. $10 donation at the door. Dunwoody United Methodist Church, 1548 Mount Vernon Road, Dunwoody. www.9stringtheory.com.

Howe Gelb, Tracy Shedd. 7 p.m. Jan 14. $18; $14 in advance. Eddie’s Attic, 515 N. McDonough St., Decatur. www.eddiesattic.com.

The McLovins. Jan. 14. $8 in advance. Smith’s Olde Bar, 1578 Piedmont Road N.E., Atlanta. 404-875-1522, www.smithsoldebar.com.

 

PERFORMING ARTS

“Timon of Athens.” Through Jan. 25. $15-$36. The New American Shakespeare Tavern, 499 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. 404-874-5299, www.shakespearetavern.com.

“Little Raindrop Songs.” Through Jan. 18. $10. Alliance Theatre, Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E. 404-733-4650, alliancetheatre.org.

“Stan the Lovesick Snowman.” Through Feb. 2. $16.50. Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St. N.W., Atlanta. 404-873-3391, www.puppet.org.

“The Taming of the Shrew.” Through Jan. 26. $15-$36. The New American Shakespeare Tavern, 499 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. 404-874-5299, www.shakespearetavern.com.

“Little Shop of Horrors.” Through Jan. 19. $20-$25. Earl Smith Strand Theatre, 117 N. Park Square, Marietta. 770-293-0080, earlsmithstrand.org.

Cameron Esposito. Through Jan. 12. $15-$25. Laughing Skull Lounge, 878 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. 877-523-3288, laughingskulllounge.com.

“Driving Miss Daisy.” Jan. 10-25. $12-$23. OnStage Atlanta, 2969 E. Ponce de Leon Avenue, Decatur. 404-897-1802, www.onstageatlanta.com.

Sean Patton.  Jan. 10-11. $20. Atlanta Improv Comedy Club, 56 E. Andrews Drive N.W., Atlanta. 678-244-3612, www.theimprovatlanta.com.

“The Only Light in Reno.” Through Jan. 26. Georgia Ensemble Theatre, Roswell Cultural Arts Center, 950 Forrest St., Roswell. 770-641-1260, get.org.

 

VISUAL ARTS

“Paul Rand: Defining Design.” Through Jan. 26. Museum of Design Atlanta, 1315 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. 404-856-5963, www.museumofdesign.org.

“The Art of the Louvre’s Tuileries Garden.” Through Jan. 19. $12-$19.50. High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. www.high.org.

“Go West! Art of the American West from the Buffalo Bill Center of the West.” Through April 13. $12-$19.50. High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. www.high.org.

“Rendering Atlanta.” Through Feb. 28. Free. Atlanta History Center, 130 W. Paces Ferry Road N.W., Atlanta.
www.atlantahistorycenter.com.

“Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition.” Ongoing. $16-$24; $16 ages 4-12; $22 senior citizens; $30 combo ticket with “Bodies … The Exhibition. Premier Exhibition Center, Atlantic Station, 265 18th St., Atlanta. 866-866-8265, www.atlanticstation.com.

“Bodies … The Exhibition.” Ongoing. $16-$24. Premier Exhibition Center at Atlantic Station, 265 18th St., Atlanta. 866-866-8265, www.atlanticstation.com.