6 p.m. Sunday, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Kujichagulia (Youth Self-Determination Night) celebration. Presented by Kwanzaa Cultural Access Center Inc. and Torchlight Academy Inc. www.douglasstheatre.org.
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 2:30-5 p.m., 6-8:30 p.m., and 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Thursday; 1-3:30 p.m., 4:30-7 p.m. and 8-10 p.m. Saturday, Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. Doors open 30 minutes prior to each session. Non-skating guests admitted free. Concessions available. www.maconcentreplex.com. $10 per person; $8 per person with military ID.
NYE BIG BASH
8 p.m. Thursday, Macon Marriott Centreplex Ballroom, 240 Coliseum Drive. Dance the night away with the Atlanta Funk Society band, plus food, cocktails and raffles. Benefits the Advocacy Resource Center of Macon. $20-$75. 478-803-1619. www.arcmacon.org.
PERRY BUZZARD DROP
9 p.m.-12:15 a.m. Thursday, on the lawn of the former courthouse, 800 block of Carroll Street, Perry. Live music by Blackberry Breeze. Souvenirs, food and spirit vendors. www.perrybuzzarddrop.com. Free admission.
FIRST DAY HIKE AT HIGH FALLS STATE PARK
2-3:30 p.m. Friday, High Falls State Park, 76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson. Enjoy a scenic 1.5-mile hike to start the new year right; free. A $5 per car parking fee is required. 478-993-3053.