Coming Up: Main Street Christmas Lights Extravaganza 2020

Coming Up: Main Street Christmas Lights Extravaganza 2020

There are only three days left on the countdown until the Main Street Christmas Lights Extravaganza 2020 begins. That’s right—it will return to Macon, GA on Nov. 27, which is the day after Thanksgiving. So, after you eat some leftovers, considering taking a trip to this terrific event! What is the Main Street Christmas Lights Read more about Coming Up: Main Street Christmas Lights Extravaganza 2020[…]

In the News: Plans for a Food Truck Park in Macon

In the News: Plans for a Food Truck Park in Macon

Over the past few months, you may have noticed a delicious push to buy food from restaurants in the area. After all, supporting local restaurants also means that you’re supporting the local economy. Well, soon, you may be able to add even more variety to your diet. Plans for a food truck park in Macon, Read more about In the News: Plans for a Food Truck Park in Macon[…]

Coming Up: Macon Burger Week 2020

Coming Up: Macon Burger Week 2020

Macon Burger Week 2020 is rounding up beef lovers across the community for the third year in a row—albeit a little later than usual. Typically, the event is held in September, but this year it is scheduled for November 2-8. The Delicious Details Things will be a little different this year in response to COVID-19, Read more about Coming Up: Macon Burger Week 2020[…]

Local Spotlight: Heart of Georgia Humane Society

Local Spotlight: Heart of Georgia Humane Society

Animals may lead shorter lives than ours, but they pack a whole lot of love into their time with us. The Heart of Georgia Humane Society recognizes the warm, wonderful spirits of local dogs. They also work tirelessly to save canine lives! Today, we want to share our appreciation for this incredible group. What is Read more about Local Spotlight: Heart of Georgia Humane Society[…]

In the News: HomeGrown Arts Alliance

In the News: HomeGrown Arts Alliance

Over these past few months, we’ve all slowed down a bit. After all, staying home allows us to keep ourselves—and others—safe as we seek to flatten the curve. Still, we all have something we miss—like performing. Whether you like to act, dance, or sing, you can learn more about the skills you love with online Read more about In the News: HomeGrown Arts Alliance[…]

In the News: Market Square North Macon

In the News: Market Square North Macon

Last month, Market Square North Macon opened to the public. The homegrown, open air market is stockpiled with fresh fruits and veggies, along with all kinds of delicious goodies like homemade ice cream. It hopes to bring people together as a place for food, fellowship, and fun times. How did the market start? Under construction Read more about In the News: Market Square North Macon[…]

Local Spotlight: Georgia Sports Hall of Fame

Local Spotlight: Georgia Sports Hall of Fame

Sports. They lay claim to shared histories and tout time-honored traditions. Whether playing on the gridiron or sparring in the ring, sports seem to captivate and carry on through the generations. Georgia’s no different. Here, sports are rooted, revered, and relished. The Georgia Sports Hall of Fame in our very own Macon makes that abundantly Read more about Local Spotlight: Georgia Sports Hall of Fame[…]

6 Famous Musicians from Macon, Georgia

6 Famous Musicians from Macon, Georgia

In Macon, it doesn’t take us long to get into the swing of things. Quite literally. From soulful vibes to country chords, the musical roots of Macon run deep. In fact, there are a number of famous musicians from Macon, Georgia. And they’ve played quite the role in garnering recognition for our city. Otis Redding Read more about 6 Famous Musicians from Macon, Georgia[…]

In the News: A Brooke Haven Lounge in Downtown Macon

In the News: A Brooke Haven Lounge in Downtown Macon

It’s not quite a makeover—but it’s definitely something new in town. With a grand opening late last month, A Brooke Haven Lounge in downtown Macon introduces a chic, classy bar to Macon’s downtown culture. What’s Behind A Brooke Haven Lounge? Officially opened for business on Feb. 28, A Brooke Haven Lounge in downtown Macon owes Read more about In the News: A Brooke Haven Lounge in Downtown Macon[…]

Local Spotlight: Macon’s Museum of Arts and Sciences

Local Spotlight: Macon’s Museum of Arts and Sciences

What comes to mind when you think of exploration? Space? Marco Polo? Or something in between? We’re naturally curious creatures; we see that in how we wander the world and beyond. Macon, Georgia has its own, much smaller, version of the universe’s wonders. Macon’s Museum of Arts and Sciences gives you a glimpse of the Read more about Local Spotlight: Macon’s Museum of Arts and Sciences[…]