Are you looking for things to do in Macon this summer? Macon offers plenty of fun activities now that school is out. Here are some activities and summer camps to consider for your children while spending the summer break in Macon.
Rigby's Summer Camp
Beginning May 30th-June 28th, Rigby's Entertainment Complex Center is having its 2016 Summer Camp of 9 weeks of fun filled sessions with laser tag, skating, bowling, mini golf, arcade play, go karts, lunch and snacks. For more information, visit www.rigbysec.com or contact 478-287-6701.
Children’s Summer Workshop
The Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park is hosting a children’s summer workshop on June 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 for ages 6-12. Children will partake in a one-mile hike, learn and play American Indian games, listen to Indian stories and make arts and crafts. For more information, visit www.ocmulgeepark.org or call 478-752-8257.
Great Balls of Fire: Comets, Asteroids, and Meteors
Kids will be amazed at the “Great Balls of Fire” exhibit that the Museum of Arts and Sciences hosted June 10th - Sept 11th. This hands-on interactive exhibit will explore the recent discoveries and cutting-edge planetary science. For more information, visit www.masmacon.org or call 478-477-3232.
This family-friendly event on June 12 will be enjoyable for parents and their children as both will enjoy live music and run around at the top of Coleman Hill, picnic style. Food and drinks will be sold. Lawn chairs and pets are welcome.
Sky over Macon
Take your children to the “Sky Over the Moon” show at the Museum of Arts and Sciences in the Mark Smith Planetarium where they will get to explore a live presentation of planets and special events in the sky. For more information, visit www.masmacon.org or call 478-477-3232.
Kid’s College 2016
Kid’s College at Wesleyan College is offering a 7 one-week camp for children ages 6 -14 from June 6 – July 29. The fun program encourages learning through creativity, imagination and fun learning opportunities. For more information, visit wesleyancollege.edu or call 478-477-1110.
Macon-Bibb Summer Camp
Macon-Bibb County Parks & Rec is offering a 6-week long summer program for children ages 6 – 15 from June 2 – July 11 with a focus on arts and sciences. For more information, visit http://www.maconbibb.us.
STEM Summer Camp
The Museum of Aviation is offering a camp for children Pre-K – twelfth grade from June 6 – 22. The program will include fun and exciting ways to learn about science, technology, engineering and math. For more information, visit www.museumofaviation.org or call 478-222-7580.
Mercer Sports Camps
Mercer University will have a variety of sports camps this summer including: basketball, football and baseball just to name a few. The first session will begin June 13. For more information, visit http://mercerbears.com or call 478-301-5211.