On Sun., April 22 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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Category - Festivals & Annual Events
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
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.
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 8:00 AM
Every year we make the same resolutions, but this year we’re actually doing them. Really. We are. No excuses. And we’re doing them in Macon.
Monday, November 27, 2017 8:00 AM
We’re pretty sure 2017 has flown by faster than previous years. No scientific proof. Just a hunch.
Friday, September 8, 2017 8:00 AM
Sonny Ledford has a story to tell, and you’re going to want to visit Macon to hear it.