On Sun., Oct. 7 from 2 - 6 p.m, experience 1.8 miles of car-free streets in Downtown Macon. People traffic will replace car traffic, as sections of streets close to cars and open to you! Organized by Bike Walk Macon, Open Streets is a car-free celebration of public space; bringing people together to walk, skate, bike, and play in the streets.
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Wednesday, March 28, 2018 8:00 AM
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 capital of the world — and the fun continues all year long.
Thursday, March 8, 2018 7:00 AM by Chandler Price
Every Spring, Macon turns pink as over 300,000 Yoshino cherry trees bloom throughout the city. To
Spring is in the air and warmer weather means it's time to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. From historical sites to newly renovated parks, there are plenty of opportunities to get outside in Macon.
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 8:00 AM by Chandler Price
One of the highlights of traveling is trying out new beers! Once voted as the Best Tasting Drinking Water in North America by the American Water Works Association, Macon's combination of high-quality ingredients and dedicated brewmasters makes for some of the best tasting beer around.
Thursday, February 15, 2018 8:00 AM by Chandler Price
Over 300,000 Yoshino cherry trees, 10-days filled with festive activities, and endless opportunities to snap the perfect shot for your Instagram. The International Cherry Blossom Festival , happening March 16 - 25, makes for the perfect backdrop for your next post.
Thursday, February 8, 2018 8:00 AM by Chandler Price
Once a year, Macon's landscape turns pink as 300,000 Yoshino cherry trees blossom around the city. To celebrate these gorgeous trees, Macon holds the International Cherry Blossom Festival . Happening March 16 - 25, here are the top events for this year's festival.
Sunday, January 28, 2018 8:00 AM by Chandler Price
Macon's culinary scene ... is as unique and spectacular as the city itself. Offering a wide variety of genres from Mexican to Thai to farm-to-table and more, it's a food-lover's paradise. Here's 6 restaurants that are worth the trip.