5 Holiday Events Happening in Macon in Winter 2019

holiday events happening in Macon in winter 2019

A whole season without plans? That’s frightful. Attending these holiday events happening in Macon in winter 2019, on the other hand, sure is delightful! Add some excitement to your days with these excellent local options.

Festival of Trees, Nov. 29-Jan. 19

  • What: Check out art exhibits featuring festive trees! Plus, you have the perfect opportunity to wander the museum. If you have relatives or friends visiting, this a great way to show them a bit of local culture too!
  • Where: Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road
  • When: Tuesdays to Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m.
  • Website: Click here

Main Street Christmas Light Extravaganza, Nov. 29-Jan. 4

  • What: You’ll view Main Street in a whole different light this season! There will even be shows each evening at 6, 7, 8, and 9 p.m., which are free for all to attend!
  • Where: Poplar Street and Third Street
  • When: Nighttime
  • Website: Click here

Main Street Macon Christmas Parade, Dec. 1

  • What: Nothing gets us into the holiday spirit quite like a parade! Enjoy music, floats, and seasonal fun at the Main Street Macon Christmas Parade.
  • Where: Downtown Macon
  • When: 4 p.m.
  • Website: Click here

Vineville Tour of Holiday Homes, Dec. 7-8

  • What: When you attend this option among our holiday events happening in Macon in Winter 2019, you’ll be putting a whole new spin on the phrase “home for the holidays.” Not only can you explore the homes, but you can learn about history, watching cooking demonstrations, and listen to live choruses. Get your tickets soon!
  • Where: Vineville Academy, 2260 Vineville Ave.
  • When: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Website: Click here

The Nutcracker of Middle Georgia, Dec. 11-15

  • What: Seeing “The Nutcracker” is a long-lasting holiday tradition. This season, you can watch one of the world’s most famous ballets!
  • Where: The Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St.
  • When: 7:30 p.m.
  • Website: Click here


Ballet, parades, and awesome art—there are so many fantastic holiday events happening in Macon in winter 2019. No matter which ones you decide to add to your calendar, you have a wonderful winter ahead of you.

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