Five Things to Do This Weekend (Jan. 20-22): Music, Sports and a Blue Jean Shabbat

Welcome to "Five Things You Need to Know for the Weekend," a Dunwoody Patch column that sifts through the long list of events competing for your time to offer our pick of five things worth doing with your time off.

Five Things to Do This Weekend:


1. Pay tribute to the Chairman of the Board. Stage Door Players is which opens Friday night. The musical revue pays tribute to Old Blue Eyes, and almost 50 years of his music, including ‘Strangers in the Night,’ The Lady is a Tramp,’ ‘New York, New York,’ ‘That’s Life’ and ‘Young at Heart.’ The production is put on by a cast of four. General admission prices are: Adult $26; Senior $24; Student $22; Preview $15; Children (under 12) $12.


2. Get nostalgic, check out some sports memorabilia and meet Earl ‘Big Cat’ Lloyd, the first African American to play in the NBA, at the .

The event will be at the , 1501 Lake Hearn Dr. starting at 10 a.m. Admission is free.

Lloyd will be signing photos and copies of his book, ‘Moonfixer: The Basketball Journey of Earl Lloyd,’ and answering questions from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

There will be 30 tables of vintage, tobacco era, newer issue and high end trading cards, as well as memorabilia, personality and athlete autographs, and hobby supplies.


4. Listen. Sunday afternoon at .

Atlanta’s newest brass ensemble will be returning to St. Luke’s, where they’ve played twice before, to present a program of their own arrangements and original music for brass. The free concert starts at 5 p.m. Child care is provided.


4. Enjoy the Friday night at .

The service starts at 6:15 p.m. followed by dinner. Wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served at 5:30 p.m. Admission is $18 for adults, $12 for children and free for children less than three-years-old.


5. Cheer on the Wildcats. Dunwoody High School’s basketball teams take on Miller Grove Saturday . Girls play at 5:30 p.m. and Boys play at 7 p.m. tickets are $5 for students, $7 for adults.

The DHS wrestling team heads to the North Metro Tournament at this weekend. The tournament begins Friday at 4:30 p.m. and again Saturday at 9 a.m.

The Swim and Dive team heads to Friday evening for a meet starting at 5 p.m.


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