MACON, Ga. -- A local favorite event is on the way back to Macon: The 4th Annual Macon Burger Week.

This food lovers event will be held from November 1st to the 7th at 15 Macon restaurants.

Every year, local eateries cook up their best burgers for residents to enjoy and vote for their favorite.

Last year's winner was the Second Street Heat burger from Macon Beer Company.

This year there will be two new award opportunities for restaurants in 2021.

The Cleverly Created Award: This award will go to the restaurant with the most creative/unique entry as judged by a representative from the people who raise beef.

The Most Beef Sales Award - This award will go to the restaurant that sells the most beef by the pound.

This yearly event is presented by the Georgia Beef Board and Visit Macon.

The burgers will be priced at $10 dollars and you can pick up a passport in any participating location, the Visit Macon office or online at

2021 participating restaurants: Bearfoot Tavern, Bianca’s Grill, Buffalo’s Café, Cashman’s Pub, Fatty’s Pizza, Grey Goose Player’s Club, Lazy Susan, Macon Beer Company, Ocmulgee Brewpub, Parrish on Cherry, Satterfield’s Barbeque, Tommy’s Bakery, Tzango Cocina, Yollah Social Kitchen and Garden and Felicia’s Cake Factory.

To learn more about Macon Burger Week click here.

All restaurants who participate are required to demonstrate their ability to follow CDC and State guidelines. Many of the participating restaurants will offer a to-go order to help limit large crowds. Participants are asked to respect these safety measures and adhere to the 6-foot separation rules, wear a mask when asked, and follow any CDC guidelines in place. As recommendations from public health and government evolve, these rules may be modified as needed.