Things to Do in Macon, GA

Ringling Bros & Barnum & Bailey Present Built To Amaze

Ringling Bros & Barnum & Bailey Present Built To Amaze

1/29/2015

Experience all the things you know and love and be amazed by things you've never seen before! »

Top Pick For Live Jazz in Macon

Top Pick For Live Jazz in Macon

1/31/2015

All That Jazz Feature Stephanie Mills, benefiting the Tubman Museum »

TOP PICK for Winter Festival

TOP PICK for Winter Festival

1/31/2015

Tease: Winter Wonderland is two days of fun for the famil »

Things to do for more ideas for cooking dinner

Things to do for more ideas for cooking dinner

1/31/2015

Robinson Home is offering a slow cooker class »

Top Picks for places to watch the Superbowl this Sunday

Top Picks for places to watch the Superbowl this Sunday

2/1/2015

it is the sporting event of the year and we have the best bets for watching the game »

Top Pick for Musical Revue and local talent showcase

Top Pick for Musical Revue and local talent showcase

2/4/2015

The Miracle on Mulberry is back at the Grand Opera House »

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The top 5 Best Of 2014

Gateway Macon Ga Top 5 Best Of 2014 Year in Review

The Year In Review

2015 is already off to a roaring start, including the 5th Wave alien invasion of Downtown Macon.  But before we get too deep into the new year, let's take a quick look back at what's come before.  Here we list the Top 5 events, musical performances, festivals, and everything else.  We also have a year in review photo gallery, crammed with the best images to linger with us as we head into the new year.

You'll find it all right here.

While we're looking back, check out this fantastic video of the Mercer Bears beating Duke in NCAA Basketball, the upset of the season!

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Grassland String Band

01/30/2015

Amerigrass.

Yeah. Amerigrass.

Nobody invented it. It just happened, much like the formation ...

A Night of Worship & Prayer with Charles King

01/30/2015

Come and welcome back to Macon, Charles King as we celebrate with a night of ...

An Evening with Larry Frick

01/30/2015

Larry Frick is a singer, songwriter, and entertainer from Louisburg, North Carolina, who has a ...

All That Jazz: Stephanie Mills

01/31/2015

Join us for the 19th annual All That Jazz concert and ball featuring Stephanie Mills. ...

Dirk Quinn Band

01/31/2015

Dirk Quinn

...is the guitarist for a high energy funk/jazz band based out of ...

Offering Loving Care to Families Facing Alzheimers

01/31/2015

Mott Smith, Program Director at the Central GA Regional Center for Alzheimer’s, will offer her wisdom ...

An Evening With Ryan West

01/31/2015

With a sound like no other, The Ryan West Band has been playing numerous venues ...

3rd Annual Casino Night

01/31/2015

Delicious food, Cash bar, 16 Gaming tables, Silent Auction, Balloon Pop, and Fabulous friends...a fantastic ...

Macon-Bibb County Community Intervention Workshop

01/31/2015

Creating community based solutions for violence prevention & gang intervention.

Panel Focus Areas:

Economics: Macon Bibb economic ...

Bring a Friend to Rehearsal Day

02/02/2015

Thinking of joining MSYO, or just curious about what goes on in rehearsal? Either way, ...

4 Seasons of Macon's Black History

02/02/2015

.The Ruth Hartley Mosley Women's Center presents: 4 Seasons Of Macon's History Trivia. .Our 4 seasons will ...

Faculty Artist Recital: Hallowed Harps: Calista Anne Koch, harp

02/03/2015

Calista Anne Koch plays solo masterpieces for harp as well as chamber music. Accompanied by ...

The Shack Band

02/05/2015

What originally started as an organic, impromptu and free-flowing collection of musicians casually performing in ...

State of the Community Luncheon

02/05/2015

We invite y ou to hear Mayor Robert Reichert's update on the Macon-Bibb Consolidation and his ...

Mercer Wind Ensemble: Mad About Chamber Music II

02/06/2015

This program is the second concert in the annual chamber music series featuring a variety ...

Opening Reception of Horizons and Spaces

02/06/2015

The February exhibit at The 567 will be "Horizons and Spaces," featuring abstract paintings by ...

Mid-Life Chryslers at Library Ballroom

02/06/2015

 Come on down to The Library Ballroom for a Macon First Friday Celebration! We will ...

Grand Opening Celebration

02/06/2015

Gallery West
Iconic Images. Plain. Simple.
Featuring the Music Photography of Kirk West

Now Open at
447 Third Street

Opening Reception for Shades of Grey

02/06/2015

A special exhibit of black and white art by NC-artist collective “Complimentary Colors.”. 

Shades of Grey ...

First Saturday Village Market

02/07/2015

Local artisans, growers, and producers provide a wide variety of handmade and homegrown products and ...

Corks & Canvas

02/07/2015

Grab a friend and join artist Beth Smith as she guides you step by step ...

RadioBirds w/ Widow Pills

02/07/2015

Radio Birds is coming back to The Hummingbird Stage & Taproom .
Radio Birds has taken their sound ...

Macon Civic Club Musical Revue

02/04/2015 - 02/07/2015

The Macon Civic Club is pleased to announce its 2015 annual revue, Heartbreak Hotel.  Through music and comedy, ...

Bill Maher Live

02/08/2015

Spend an evening with Bill Maher, the brilliant political commentator who set the boundaries of ...

Sidney's Salon with Jonathan Poston

02/10/2015

In honor of Sidney Lanier’s legacy, Historic Macon Foundation, the owners of the Sidney Lanier ...

Grandkids Series: "Ivy and Bean" The Musical

02/11/2015

Ivy & Bean: The Musicalis the story of an unexpected friendship between two very different ...

Fabian Concert Series: Voces Intimae: Ehnes Quartet

02/11/2015

James Ehnes, violin; Amy Shwartz Moretti, violin; Richard O'Neil, viola; Robert deMaine, cello

The Ehnes Quartet ...

Townsend Master Class: Ehnes String Quartet

02/12/2015

Hailed as “an important new force in the chamber music arena” (Strings), members of the ...

Floco Torres

02/12/2015

Come have an early Valentines date night & party with us! This will be a ...

"Neil Bergs 130 Years of Broadway Romance"

02/13/2015

Spend Valentine’s Day Eve with your sweetheart celebrating the 130th anniversary of The Grand Opera House ...

Murial Anderson

02/13/2015

One of the world’s foremost fingerstyle guitarists and harp-guitarists, Muriel Anderson is the first woman ...

Corks & Canvas

02/13/2015

In celebration of Valentines Day. Bring a bottle of your favorite wine or other beverage ...

Valentine's Day Extravaganza

02/14/2015

Featuring a four

Notables in North Gate

02/14/2015 - 02/15/2015

Walking Tour of  Riverside Cemetery's North Gate section, which has never before been featured on ...

Madi Gras Party

02/17/2015

Come and enjoy delectable Cajun style food and drinks in the enchanting atmosphere of the ...

1st Annual Mardi Gras Party

02/17/2015

 The Library Ballroom would like to invite you to the 1st Annual Mardi Gras party ...

WordPress Basics

02/18/2015

Building a platform of service is critical to growing your brand, growing your influence, or ...

Origami Party

02/19/2015

 On Feb 19, Artist Andy Alley will teach a fun, easy origami class where you ...

Gordon Lightfoot

02/20/2015

Gordon Lightfoot is perhaps the most accomplished and well-known singer/songwriter to ever come out of Canada. ...

Robert McDuffie Center for Strings: Robert McDuffie, violin

02/21/2015

Macon native and Center founder, violinist Robert McDuffie, presents his annual concert in the intimate ...

Clybourne Park

02/13/2015 - 02/21/2015

Neighborhoods change, but do people? Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the 2012 Tony Award ...

Faculty Artist Recital: Robert McDuffie; violin

02/21/2015

Macon native and Center Founder, violinist Robert McDuffie, presents his annual concert in the intimate ...

2015 Induction Ceremony

02/21/2015

The Georgia Sports Hall of Fame's Class of 2015 will be inducted on Saturday, February ...

Father/Daughter Dance

02/21/2015

Father/Daughter Dance on February 21, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Grades K-12. Learn ...

Fairy Tale Ball

02/21/2015

Join us for an evening of dance and music to support nonprofit Rooms from the ...

Kool-Aid & Canvas

02/21/2015

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

Joan Stockstill Godsey Concert Series: A Musical Journey With Friends: Carol Goff, collaborative piano

02/24/2015

Townsend faculty artist Carol Goff and colleagues Richard Kosowski, Monty Cole, and Martha Malone perform ...

Royal Southern Brotherhood with Simo

02/27/2015

Royal Southern Brotherhood: Before they even hit a chord, ROYAL SOUTHERN BROTHERHOOD have your attention. ...

The Music of Macon

02/28/2015

Join us as we celebrate Macon's rich musical heritage from the past, present, AND future! ...

Marketing Planning and Social Media

03/03/2015

An Amplify workshop on Marketing Planning presented by Richard Dannenberg of DP Marketing Services & ...

Macon Action Plan Open House

03/06/2015

Join us for round 2 of the Macon Action Plan Open house on First Friday! ...

Pipes, Dances, and Drums

03/07/2015

“Pipes, Dances, and Drums” features dances from different countries including Hungary, Mexico, and the United ...

Big Bird Battle

03/07/2015

It's been too long since we have had a collection of bands battle it out ...

First Saturday Village Market

03/07/2015

Local artisans, growers, and producers providing a wide variety of handmade and homegrown products and ...

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

02/28/2015 - 03/08/2015

This dramatization of C.S. Lewis' classic, set in the land of Narnia, faithfully recreates the ...

"I Love Lucy Live On Stage"

03/11/2015 - 03/12/2015

 I Love Lucy® Live on Stage is the hit stage show adapted from the most beloved ...

Design, Wine & Dine 2015

03/05/2015 - 03/15/2015

Historic Macon is pleased to announce it will host the 2nd annual Design, Wine, and ...

Stained Glass

03/15/2015

STAINED GLASS, now in its fourth year, is an integrated collaborative arts concert based on ...

Buddy Greene Concert

03/22/2015

Buddy Greene, a native of Macon, Georgia, presents a live concert to benefit the Fuller ...

Townsend Master Class: Cavani String Quartet

03/26/2015

The Cavani Quartet has dedicated its artistic life to performing at the highest level and ...

Artist Profile Workshop

03/26/2015

Amplify your artist profile! 
Join Macon Arts Alliance for an Ovations365.com artist profile workshop.

Ovations365.com is ...

Fabian Concert Series: Cavani Quartet

03/27/2015

Annie Fullard, violin; Mari Sato, violin; Kirsten Docter, viola; Merry Peckham, cello 

The Cavani Quartet gave ...

The Lettermen

03/28/2015

The Lettermen’s theme still remains the love song.  From their first hit in 1961 – The Way ...

Spring Spirit Stroll

03/20/2015 - 03/29/2015

Enjoy a one hour guided tour featuring actors in costume at graveside who bring to ...

Townsend Presents: David Murray, piano

04/06/2015

Pianist David Murray performs a program of classic works by Bach and Schubert paired with ...

Mercer Orchestra Concert, Ward Stare, conductor

04/10/2015

Ward Stare, who has already garnered a name in the conducting world, leads the Mercer ...

The Civil War

04/03/2015 - 04/18/2015

Drawing on letters, diaries, firsthand accounts, and the words of Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass and ...

CCMI Tea in the Garden

04/19/2015

 Join us for English Tea and pastries served in the shelter of our Community Garden. ...

Joan Stockstill Godsey Concert Series: Alan Morrison, organ

04/20/2015

Alan Morrison is recognized as one of America's premier concert organists, performing in prestigious concert ...

Cinematic Celebration

04/25/2015

From opera to Broadway to modern-day film, relive your favorite movie moments in this exciting ...