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Visit Macon, Georgia for a Southern adventure that is sure to be good for your soul! Rich history, incredible architecture, stunning Southern charm, and a soulful musical heritage have branded Macon "Where Soul Lives". 

Only in Macon can you: hike at ancient Indian mounds and enter into North America's only reconstructed earth lodge, tour the 18,000 square foot, 7-story Italian Renaissance Revival mansion known as the "Palace of The South", immerse yourself in musical history by taking a "Free Birds & Night Owls" or "Rock n’ Roll Stroll" tour, or explore the Southeast's largest collection of African-American art, history, and culture.

See the sights that helped create this thing we call 'soul' on a Guided Van Tour of Macon. From architectural masterpieces to the places that inspired musical legends, this tour is a can't-miss!

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Spring is in the air in Macon, Georgia! Beautiful weather, festivals & events galore, family-friendly activities, & more make for the perfect time to plan a trip. Here's 4 reasons to visit Macon this Spring.
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Macon has earned the nickname, “The Festival Capital of Georgia” and for good reasons. This Southern city’s events scene begins to bloom each spring, along with its 350,000 Yoshino cherry trees—it’s the cherry blossom…
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You're engaged, congratulations! Wedding bells will be chiming before you know it, but before your big day arrives, you have to celebrate big with your girls. From cozy bed & breakfasts, outdoor adventure, breweries, & of course nightlife,…
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Featured Events

Jun 01

The King Of Soul: Otis...

June is African American Music Appreciation month. To kick off the href="https://www.facebook.com/TubmanMuseum/"...

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Jun 03

Hay Day

Hay House is excited to host Hay Day, a FREE event that will be held on Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m This event will celebrate the return of the Lord Byron Window and the restoration of the Lord Byron

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Jun 03

Taste of the Shoppes

*The date for The Taste of The Shoppes event is June 3rd, 2018* Sample Macon's finest cuisine from Bonefish Grill, LaParrilla, Texas Roadhouse, Wild Wings Cafe and Zoe's Kitchen while supporting "Furever After Rescue". Visit the most adoptable pets you'll ever meet!

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Jun 08 - 09

Macon The Stage: Tacos,...

An annual cultural arts initiative that offers performing opportunities for "creatives" to share and exhibit their talents. The event is anchored by a collective partnership between the Douglass Theatre and Land Mindz Inc. The ultimate goal is to raise money for scholarships to provide...

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Jun 21

Make Music Day 2018

Make Music Day is a free celebration of music around the world on June 21st. Launched in 1982 in France as the Fête de la Musique , it is now held on the same day in more than 800 cities in 120 countries. Completely different from a typical music...

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