When's the last time you enjoyed a STAYcation? No long car rides, no overpriced hotel stays, and no returning from a trip with the need to take another vacation to recover. Besides, the beach is overrated. SAND. EVERYWHERE. Lucky for you, Downtown Macon has plenty of things going on this weekend to keep you busy and stress free. Here are 11 reasons to stick around this weekend Memorial Day Weekend...
1- SEE A PLAY AT THEATRE MACON Friday - Sunday
Theatre Macon is kicking off a new season with Waiting in the Wings, by Noel Coward.
2- MUSEUM HOP Friday & Saturday
Downtown Macon is home to a variety of museums. Experience African American art, culture, and history at the Tubman Museum. For the sports fanatics, there is the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame - the country's largest sports museum at 43,000 square feet! Maybe you'd rather take a step back in time? You can visit one of three house museums, the Cannonball House, Hay House, and Sidney Lanier Cottage.
3- TRAVEL DOWN CHERRY STREET Friday & Saturday
Pack a picnic and pick a park! You have several parks to choose from: Washington Park, Rosa Parks Square, Tattnall Square Park, and several others. Some are even located along the Ocmulgee River. Whether you're seeking romance, family time, or solace, Downtown Macon has beautiful parks to offer you the perfect place to take in nature's beauty.