It's time for an entertaining, long weekend in Macon! Check out some fun events happening this Memorial Day weekend.
Auntie Mame (May 26 - 28)
See this fabulously successful hit at Theatre Macon about a handsome, sparkling, and warm-hearted lady who brightened the American landscape from 1928 to the immediate past by her whimsical devotion to her young nephew who grew up to be Patrick Dennis.
Rumours - A Fleetwod Mac Tribute Band (May 26)
Playing at Cox Capitol Theatre, Rumours is the southeast's premier Fleetwood Mac tribute band. Sing along to hits like The Chain, Everywhere, Dreams, and more.
Swain and the Highway Souls (May 26)
This local band brings a fresh sound to middle Georgia that is steeped in the area's musical traditions. See them this weekend at Hummingbird Stage & Taproom!
Packway Handle Band (May 27)
Enjoy more live music at Hummingbird Stage & Taproom with this Georgia bluegrass band.
Sandy Beach Water Park Opening Day (May 26)
Nestled on the shores of Macon's Lake Tobesofkee, enjoy a day of family-fun at Sandy Beach Water Park. Attractions include a lazy river, water slide, wave pool, and more!
Megalodon: Largest Shark that Ever Lived (May 27)
The Museum of Arts and Sciences presents their newest exhibition opening on May 27. At 60 feet long, Megalodon was the largest shark that ever lived and a dominant marine predator. The exhibition features a 60-foot long walk-through sculpture and highlights the evolution, biology, and misconceptions regarding giant prehistoric sharks.
Family Farm Day (May 27)
What is it like to live and work on a farm? Find out at Jarrell Plantation as it comes to life with volunteers demonstrating old-fashioned skills and chores. Enjoy blacksmithing, woodstove cooking, steam engine demonstrations, and more.
Saturday Tour & Tasting (May 27)
From 1 - 6 p.m., Macon Beer Company opens its doors for brewery tours and tastings. Spend the afternoon with family and friends in their tasting room and beer garden. Hop on a brewery tour as you enjoy complimentary tastings of their flagship, seasonal, and special reserve beers.
Jazz in the Courtyard (May 28)
See the front plaza at Douglass Theatre come alive with live music from Southern Art Music Ensemble. While you're there, grab dinner from the Francar's Food Truck.