Family-friendly trips aren't always easy to plan. Sometimes it can be difficult to find activities that are affordable and can keep both the kids and the adults entertained. Luckily, Macon has plenty of options for you to choose from! Check out this family-friendly itinerary and plan your next trip to Macon today.
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Wednesday, September 21, 2016 8:00 AM by Chandler Price
NOTICE: THE MACON BIKE SHARE PROGRAM THROUGH ZAGSTER WAS NOT RENEWED ENDED OCTOBER 2019. PLEASE VISIT HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION ON TRANSPORTATION IN MACON. The Macon Bike Share Program has gotten a great response since it kicked-off Friday, September 16! Here's a few photos of riders taking a stroll through Macon on the Zagster cruiser bikes.
Macon Connects: Street Makeover, happening September 13 - 17, will launch Macon's first pop-up bike lane network and install other temporary public service improvements. Through the help of volunteers in the community, Newtown Macon hopes to make safer and more vibrant street for walking and biking.
Thursday, September 1, 2016 7:00 AM by Chandler Price
Okay, so technically National Tailgating Day is September 3, but we're celebrating early with the #comMUnity at Mercer University's first football game of the season! The Mercer Bears kick off their season against The Citadel on Thursday, September 1 at 7 p.m.
Fall is quickly approaching! I know, it's hard to believe since it's still 100°F outside, but I promise it is. With cooler weather on the horizon, celebrate a break from the heat at some of the upcoming festivals and events in Macon. Here's a list of some exciting events happening this fall!
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 7:00 AM by Chandler Price
If you love trying food from all around the globe, the 2016 International Taste of Soul, happening August 30 at the Tubman Museum, is perfect for you. There will be over 80 dishes from Africa to Asia, South America and more. Join the Tubman Museum on a culinary journey meant to break down cultural barriers through the culinary arts.
Friday, August 19, 2016 8:00 AM by Chandler Price
Today is National Aviation Day and is dedicated by Presidential Proclamation to those who helped pioneer aviation in the United States. What better way to celebrate than spending the day at the Museum of Aviation? If you are a war, history or airplane buff, this museum is the place to see.