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Holidays in Macon

Where Every Lane is Merry and Bright


See half a million tiny lights dancing to the sounds of the holiday season by Macon Pops, wherever you are! LIVE from Downtown Macon, watch the Main Street Christmas Light Extravaganza every night with the Macon Merry Cam. Then make your plans to see them in person as you stroll through Macon's walkable downtown visiting festive shops, grabbing a seasonal brew or finding a great bite to eat! Tune in nightly from November 26, 2021 to January 2, 2022 from 6 to 10 p.m. 


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A Holiday Getaway in Macon, GA

Spend a romantic holiday in Macon, Georgia. Whether you need a new place to hunker down this winter or just a change of scenery, make Macon your holiday staycation. Enjoy half a million tiny lights dancing to music in Downtown Macon, take a long walk on our outdoor trails or...

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Ice Skating Season

It's that time of year to glide across the ice! During the winter months, the Macon Centreplex opens their arena to the public for ice skating. In an effort to maintain public safety and maintain social distancing measures, ice skating sessions will be limited to 100 individuals...

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Christmas at Hay House

Celebrate this festive season at the Palace of the South. Decorated in high style for the holidays, jubilate at Hay House with Santa Days, The Elves at Hay House Scavenger Hunt, or holiday luncheons and dinners. Make this year extra special with a romantic holiday in Macon, Georgia. Plan your visit today!


Get in the mood with these Macon Pops holiday favorites!


Get in the mood this season with the sounds of Macon Pops. Enjoy this curated playlist as you browse all of the holiday happenings in Macon, Georgia. Or, play it in the background as you watch the Main Street Christmas Light Extravaganza LIVE on the Merry Cam! While you are in Macon, be sure to tune into 89.3 FM as you drive through Historic Downtown admiring the holiday lights celebration.


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Macon It Safe Pledge

We are happy to announce the launch of the 'Macon It Safe' pledge. Macon It Safe is a campaign for Macon-Bibb workplaces, businesses, and organizations to protect the health and well-being of our community by following COVID-19 safety guidelines, encouraging employees and customers to wear masks, and promoting social distancing. As a sponsor of this initiative, Visit Macon is committed to Macon It Safe. We are pledging to create an environment within our places of business that prioritizes the health of our patrons and employees.


Make Yourself at Home for the Holidays in Macon, Georgia