Macon Film Festival 2021

Coming Up: Macon Film Festival 2021

Lights, camera, action! The 16th Annual Macon Film Festival 2021 is putting the spotlight back on independent films and the art of filmmaking in Central Georgia once again in-person August 19th through 22nd! The Festival The Macon Film Festival 2021 applauds independent and immersive films. It encourages filmmaking for inspiration, education, entertainment and economic development. Read more about Coming Up: Macon Film Festival 2021[…]

Bragg on 2021

Coming Up: Bragg On 2021

We sure missed it last year! Still, they say that absence makes the heart grow fonder. And after an eventful 2020, we’ve officially made it back around for Bragg Jam performances. This year, they’ll hold a special, small-scale version: Bragg On 2021. See you there on July 31! About Bragg Jam Bragg Jam signifies a Read more about Coming Up: Bragg On 2021[…]

The Douglas Theatre

Local Spotlight: The Douglass Theatre

A whole century of art and culture has appeared onstage at The Douglass Theatre in Macon. Even after an unexpected year, we can still join together to appreciate movies, shows, and more. And for that, we have the theatre to thank. So, if you can, lend some support to this local landmark! More on The Read more about Local Spotlight: The Douglass Theatre[…]

The Crisco House in Macon

Local Spotlight: The Crisco House in Macon

One of Macon’s most recognizable historic homes is on the market and ready to make someone a happy homeowner! The Crisco House in Macon, located at 619 College St., is listed for $1.6 million. Of Historical Importance The Crisco House in Macon dates back more than a century to 1901. It was built by the Read more about Local Spotlight: The Crisco House in Macon[…]

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[…]

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[…]

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[…]