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.
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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.
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.
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.
Friday, September 1, 2017 8:00 AM
September is one of our favorite months of the year. The weather begins to cool off. Football starts. And in Macon, one of our biggest events of the year happens.
School is back in for the older kids and we know it can be difficult to find things to do with the ones not quite old enough for day school. The good news is, there's plenty of things to do with your little ones in Macon.
Thursday, June 29, 2017 8:00 AM by Chandler Price
Planning a vacation isn't always easy. Whether you want a foodie, historic, or music-focused vacation, Macon has it all. Start making plans for you next your vacation & discover why Macon is "Where Soul Lives."