Gatekeeper's Top Picks

Macon Little Theatre Presents

Macon Little Theatre Presents "The Spitfire Grill"

8/29/2014

Since it opened Off-Broadway in 2001 at Playwrights Horizons, The Spitfire Grill has become one of the most often-produced new American musicals. »

Top Pick for Free Things To Do

Top Pick for Free Things To Do

9/2/2014

Band of the West Concert featuring Sky Country presented by Museum of Aviation »

Top Pick for Socializing Downtown

Top Pick for Socializing Downtown

9/2/2014

The SoChi Cocktail Mixer, Come unwind and socialize after work »

SoConFest

SoConFest

9/5/2014

Mercer University will celebrate its first weekend of competition in the historic Southern Conference with an evening of fun and music on Black Field. »

 Top Pick for Healthy Living

Top Pick for Healthy Living

9/6/2014

Want to try Tai Chi? No its not the new flavor at Starbucks, its an eastern art to help your posture, breathing and mind-body control »

Macon Pops presents; Dancing Through The Decades

Macon Pops presents; Dancing Through The Decades

9/6/2014

The Macon Pop kick off the 2014 season with Everything from Glenn Miller to Pharell Williams! »

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Ovations 365 Calendar

Robert McDuffie Center for Strings: Robert McDuffie Labor Day Festival for Strings Closing Concert

09/01/2014

After three days of intense solo and chamber study with Center faculty, eight high school ...

The Get Right Band

09/04/2014

Warning: The Get Right Band’s New Album

Will Get Stuck Right in Your Head

The Get Right ...

First Friday Dance at the Sports Hall of Fame

09/05/2014

First Friday Dance begins at the Sports Hall of Fame, 391 Cherry St., Macon, Ga..  ...

Macon First Friday Bluegrass Celebration

09/05/2014

Come on down to The Library Ballroom on September 5th for a Macon First ...

Dancing Through the Decades, Part II

09/06/2014

Presented By: Birch Communications

Macon Pops will kick off this season with Dancing Through the Decades, ...

Sidney's Salon with Laurel-Ann Dooley

09/09/2014

Author Laurel-Ann Dooley visits the Sidney Lanier Cottage (935 High Street) to speak about her ...

White Glove Tour

09/13/2014

The Cannonball House will be offering a "White Glove" tour on September 13, 2014 at ...

The Book Club Play

09/05/2014 - 09/13/2014

A comedy about books and the people who love them.

Ana lives in a letter-perfect world ...

Champagne Opening Reception for the Art of Diplomacy

09/19/2014

Join us as we celebrate the opening of the Churchill exhibit at Hay House. This ...

Dances for Fun-Fall Dance

09/19/2014

 The Fall Dance is cosponsored by St. Joseph's Church Dance Ministry "Dances For Fun" and ...

#PraiseFest

09/20/2014

 Cherry Blossom Festival, Macon Georgia, Knight Foundation, and Praise 107.5 proudly present

#PraiseFest 2014

Free Outdoor Inspirational ...

Churchill For Children

09/20/2014

The Hay House has joined forces with Sarah Tinsley to present an art class September ...

Kool-Aid & Canvas

09/20/2014

 At Kool-Aid & Canvas, an artist takes children step-by-step through the process of creating a ...

The Art of Diplomacy: Winston Churchill and the Pursuit of Painting

09/19/2014 - 09/26/2014

This exhibit will feature paintings and personal items belonging to Sir Winston Churchill, one of ...

The Temptations

09/28/2014

Kick off the 130th anniversary season at The Grand Opera House with The Temptations.

For more ...

Fabian Concert Series: Robert Spano and Friends at Fickling

09/30/2014

Robert Spano, Music Director of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Aspen Music Festival and School, ...

Toast and Taste at the Hay House

10/02/2014

For more than a decade, Hay House has featured an annual wine tasting and auction ...

The Art of Beauty: A Ten Year Anniversary Celebration

10/03/2014

Join us for Spa Medical's 10 year anniversary celebration in connection with Macon's First Friday.

At ...

Macon Action Plan Open House

10/03/2014

Pop-up Placemaking in the Terminal Station Plaza and MAP Open House

The MAP wants your big ...

37th Annual Flea Market

10/04/2014

Historic Macon Foundation’s Flea Market is free and open to the public. The Flea Market ...

"Camelot"

10/07/2014 - 10/08/2014

Experience Camelot’s “one brief shining moment” as Lerner and Loewe envisioned it in one of theatre’s ...

Tour of Progress

10/08/2014

 NewTown Macon’s Tour of Progress features NewTown’s currently and recently completed projects, along with a ...

Townsend Master Classes: Mary Dibbern, collaborative piano; Jared Schwartz, bass

10/18/2014

Pianist Mary Dibbern is Music Director of Education and Family Programs at The Dallas Opera ...

Central Georgia Greek Festival

10/17/2014 - 10/19/2014

Come to the Central Georgia Greek Festival for Authentic Greek, Food, Live Music, Live Dancing, ...

Introduction to Oil Painting

09/17/2014 - 10/22/2014

 This is a 6 weeks course, adults will learn the basics of painting with oil ...

Season Opener: Fantasy Fare

10/25/2014

“Fantasy Fare” will pay tribute to one of the Symphony’s greatest and most beloved supporters, ...

Spirits in October 2014

10/16/2014 - 10/26/2014

This guided tour puts a human face on history for hundreds of visitors who enjoy ...

Lightwire Theatres Darwin the Dinosaur

10/27/2014

Lightwire Theatre returns with a thrilling production of Darwin the Dinosaur, the story of a good-natured ...

Lightwire Theatres Darwin the Dinosaur

10/27/2014

Lightwire Theatre returns with a thrilling production of Darwin the Dinosaur, the story of a good-natured ...

Welcome To Our Home: A Tour Through Time

11/01/2014

This living history tour gives guests the opportunity to be time travelers. Travel back through ...

The Grapes of Wrath

10/24/2014 - 11/01/2014

The Grapes of Wrath is a powerful and deeply affecting stage version of one of ...

"Junie B Jones: The Musical"

11/10/2014

Outspoken, precocious, lovable Junie B. Jones stars in a colorful, funny, fast-paced musical about new ...

CANDLELIGHT APPARITIONS FROM THE CANNONBALL HOUSE

11/15/2014

The Cannonball House will hold its fourth annual performance of Candlelight Apparitions. Join us as ...

Candlelight Apparitions

11/15/2014

The Cannonball House will hold its fourth annual performance of Candlelight Apparitions on November 15, ...

Running for Ronald 512K and Smile Mile

11/16/2014

 5.12K and Smile Mile on Sunday, November 16. Registration opens at 1:30 pm. 5.12K begins at ...

"Sister Act"

11/16/2014

Sister Act is Broadway’s feel-amazing musical comedy smash!  The New York Post calls it “Ridiculously fun,” and audiences ...

Hsin-Yun Huang, viola

11/17/2014

Recongnized as one of the leading violinists of her generation, Hsin-Yun Huang has performed as ...

Fabian Concert Series: Viva Viola!

11/18/2014

Viola takes the spotlight in an evening of music with family and friends. Distinguished faculty ...

Joan Stockstill Godsey Concert Series: Ian Altman, piano

11/24/2014

Faculty artist Ian Altman takes the stage at Fickling Hall to perform dramatic works by ...