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Tales of Macon

St. Patrick's Day stops in Macon

Whether you are heading to Dublin or Savannah for St. Patrick's Day, Macon is a great stop tocelebrate the holiday, especially with the International Cherry Blossom Festival falling only one day later this year. …

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When Will the Cherry Trees Bloom

Every March, anticipation fills the air as buds on over 350,000 Yoshino cherry trees are preparing to bloom. However, there have been rare years where it seemedrandom as to when the trees decide to wake up and paint the streets with their pink hues. We’ve compiled some key information on what influences the area’s Cherry Trees to bloom and what you can expect this year…

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Cherry Blossoms and Macon- A Unique History Part 1

In the Springtime, cherry blossoms bloom around the world. Macon, Georgia is no exception. These pretty petals have been a city staple for quite some time. They are a welcoming sign of spring and fun in Middle Georgia - particularly with events such as the International Cherry Blossom Festival…

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Where to See Macon's Cherry Blossom Trees

Spring is almost here, the cherry blossom trees are soon going to bloom and will be seen all around Macon. While you're driving through the city, consider taking the scenic route to view Macon's 350,000 plus Yoshino cherry blossom trees. The trail, which runs from Carolyn Crayton Park to Bass Road, provides the best view of the beautiful blossoms…

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2017 Cherry Blossom Riding Trail Tour of Macon

View southern mansions, streets lined with cherry trees, and pink bows galore during a Cherry Blossom Riding Trail Tour through the historic district of downtown, mid-town, and north Macon. The highest concentration of trees are seen in these specific areas. Here's a glimpse into the tour…

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