Every Summer, Historic Macon Foundation hosts Design, Wine, and Dine. Design, Wine and Dine offers a variety of experiences. From delicious dinners to expertly curated tastings to breathtaking design, Historic Macon's signature fundraiser has something for everyone. Historic Macon Foundation also owns Sidney Lanier Cottage. Step back in time with a guided tour of this 1840 Victorian cottage, renowned as the birthplace of poet and musician, Sidney Clopton Lanier (1842 - 1881), who penned "The Marshes of Glynn" and "Song of the Chattahoochee." Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Cottage is also a Landmark of American Poetry and a Landmark of American Music. Side Porch Museum Shop with publications on local history & specialty items. Available for rentals. Educational programs. Owned and operated by Historic Macon Foundation.