Things to Do in Macon This Week (Monday, September 13th through Sunday, September 19th)
Tuesday, September 14th
Yoga at Mill Hill (6:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.)
This free 45 minute yoga class takes place at the historic and scenic Mill Hill Community Arts Center. Instructor Christina Murray will lead this all levels class. These classes are funded by donations from attendees.
Storytellers Presents: Finding My Religion featuring Jake Hall and Tonya Parker (6:30 p.m.)
Everyone is welcome to tell a story somehow related to the theme for the event while enjoying the ambiance of Grant’s Lounge. If you are interested in telling your story, you can sign up here. This event is not recommended for young children due to possible adult language.
Wednesday, September 15th
Wild Wednesday at the MAS (7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Museum of Arts and Sciences invites you to come to the Edenfield Amphitheater to see and learn about the many owls that live in Georgia. MAS asks attendees to bring their own lawn chairs for this event. Tickets can be purchased from Eventbrite and cost $5 for members and $10 for non-members.
Friday, September 17th
First Street Art & Wine Festival (12 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Just Tap'd - Macon and The 567 Center for Renewal (567) are hosting First Street Art & Wine Festival from Friday, September 17th through Sunday, September 19th. This event will feature lots of art, live music, and of course, wine tastings with food pairings.
Friday will feature a Macon Art Alliance tent art sale from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. There will also be a Corks & Canvas class by 567 starting at 7 p.m. On Saturday, The Artist Market will be open from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. in front of Just Tap'd while the band Front Porch Radio will be playing. 567 will have mini classes all day where you can make wine glass terrariums and alcohol ink painted wine glasses. Sunday's event will have Bottomless Mimosas at Just Tap'd from 1 until 4 p.m.
Barks N Brews Grand Opening (5:00 p.m.)
The newest dog park in Macon will open this Friday. To celebrate their grand opening, they will offer free entry to the park and a 10% discount on an annual membership. This members only dog park is located on Riverside Drive near the old Rotary Park.
King of Pop Micheal Jackson Tribute Plays the Garden (8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.)
This event will feature a Michael Jackson impersonator and lots of dancing. Chairs will be strictly prohibited. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased through Eventbrite.
Saturday, September 18th
Astronomy in the Park (8:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.)
The Flint River Astronomy Club invites you to Indian Springs State Park. There will be plenty of telescopes for getting a closer look at the starry skies and nearby planets and moons. Pre-registration is required and you can pre-register by calling (770) 504-2277.
Ceramic Haunted House Class (11:00 a.m.)
The 567 Center for Renewal presents a 3-week pottery class that will teach you to make a “ceramic haunted house”. The first class will start on Saturday. Participants are required to have previous experience working with clay and must be 18-years-old or older. Cost is $105 for non-members and $85 for members.
Sunday, September 19th
The Market: Downtown Macon (11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)
NewTown Macon presents a “farmers and makers market” on Poplar Street every month. Dean Brown and Dubshak will be performing during this event.