While most people will go the traditional route to experience Valentine's Day activities, why not consider something different? Take a stroll through a cemetery, laugh hysterically at a morbid play, or watch contortionists bend their bodies like rubber bands. Macon has several events this weekend that will have you wanting to go the non-traditional route every year.

Here are three unconventional Valentine's Day suggestions:

1) Riverside Cemetery-Feb. 14-15 at 4-5:30 "Notables in the Gate" - Stroll through and learn about the fascinating stories of famous Macon natives buried in Riverside.


2) Macon Little Theatre presents "I Hate Hamlet" - See the comedic story of a successful television actor, Andrew Rally, as he struggles with the idea of playing the role of Hamlet while being haunted by the ghost of John Barrymore whose portrayal of Hamlet was considered one of the best of all time.


3) Grand Opera House presents Cirque D'Or -Feb 14th at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 15 at 3 p.m. - Cirque D'Or is one of the most spellbinding shows you will ever see. It's electrifying and mesmerizing and will leave you breathless as you witness some of the world's most amazing acrobats, contortionists, and aerial artists.