With the holiday season in full swing, it can be difficult to find the perfect gift for your loved ones. Luckily, there are plenty of unique options in Macon. From one-of-a-kind art pieces to interactive tours, There's something for everyone on your list.

Tickets for a Rock Candy Tour are a great gift for the music enthusiast in your life. Rock N' Stroll streets where artists like The Allman Brother's Band once stood and learn about Macon's incredible music history.

 

Speaking of food, a gift card from one of our local restaurants makes for the perfect stocking stuffer this Christmas. Brewpubs? We've got them. Fine dining? Yep, that too. Soul food with a twist? It's one of our specialties.

From local eats to local finds, there is no shortage of unique items in Macon. Shop pottery, paintings and more at Macon Arts Alliance. Purchase an iconic photograph of music legends like Johnny Cash or The Rolling Stones at Gallery West. Find a Georgia made product like candles or jewelry at Travis Jean Emporium. Pick up striking architectural salvage pieces, farmhouse decor and handmade crafts at 7th Street Salvage. Browse the latest fashion trends at a local boutique like Frankie's, Posh Clothing, Rumor, and more.

 

If you're looking for a gift that lasts throughout the year, purchase season tickets to one of Macon's local theatres. Plan a night at one of the outdoor events happening at the Grand Opera House or an evening in with one of the virtual performances being offered by Theatre Macon and Macon Little Theatre

And for the sports fans in your life? There's a team to cheer on all year round in Macon. With Macon Bacon baseball in the Summer, Mercer Bears football in the Fall, and Macon Mayhem hockey all winter, season tickets are a great choice. 

Join us on Saturday, December 12th for a self guided tour of black-owned businesses in Downtown Macon during the Buy Black Downtown Macon Tour and a panelist event featuring black downtown business owners. To take the tour, stop by downtown at Ambitious Graphics, between 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. to pick up a tour map. The map will include the 20 stops. This first annual tour will be self-guided, so participants can take the tour at their own pace and maintain a safe social distance.  Learn about the wonderful black-owned businesses in the Downtown Macon area! This event is family-friendly and FREE!

 

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