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Macon Christmas Light Extravaganza

Macon Christmas Light Extravaganza

Where Every Lane is Merry and Bright

November 23, 2023 - Jan. 7, 2024

See over a million lights twinkling in synch to the sounds of your favorite holiday tunes across multiple blocks of downtown Macon. Don’t miss the kick-off performance by Macon Pops held the night after Thanksgiving each year. Make your plans to see the lights in person as you stroll through Macon's walkable downtown visiting festive shops, grabbing a seasonal brew or finding a great bite to eat!  This year's event will also feature days with Santa, carriage rides, reindeer, and hot chocolate. Click below to learn more about this year's Macon Christmas Lights Extravaganza!


The Macon Merry Cam

Visit this page during the Christmas Light Extravaganza to see a live stream of downtown Macon's light show!


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. Whether you are looking for a memorable date night or fun adventure with the family, ice skating during the chilly months is a must-do...

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Christmas at Hay House

Santa Visits, Holiday Tours, Christmas Brunches

Celebrate this festive season at the Palace of the South. Decorated in high style for the holidays, jubilate at Hay House with Santa Days, or holiday brunches. 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.



Make Yourself at Home for the Holidays in Macon, Georgia