Tours will depart from 518 Mulberry Street
Walking tours will leave every thirty minutes: 5:00PM, 5:30PM, 6:00PM, 6:30PM
Partners in Progress Awards will follow at 7PM.
NewTown Macon’s Tour of Progress will be held on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 from 5-7pm. The tour will feature NewTown’s current and recently completed projects, along with a few additional downtown projects. Explore 6-10 projects in Downtown Macon and hear about the building’s history, construction, and future goals.
Walking tours leave every 30 minutes from the corner of Mulberry and Third Streets at 518 Mulberry Street. The last tour will leave at 6:30pm.
At the end of each tour, you’re invited to join us for refreshments at Travis Jean Gallery (530 Cherry St.) Winners of this year’s Partners in Progress Awards will be announced following the end of the last tour, around 7:00pm.
This event is FREE and open to the public!
Partners in Progress Awards
Each year, NewTown recognizes businesses, organizations, and individuals who have demonstrated exceptional passion and commitment to the revitalization of Downtown Macon. The awards are given in one of eleven categories: The R. Kirby Godsey Leadership, Juanita T. Jordan Community Service, Growing Jobs, Increasing Residents, Creating a Sense of Place, 360 Degrees, Special Recognition, Emerging Partner, Emerging Leader, Downtown Ambassador, and Spirit of Cooperation. Awards may or may not be given in every category.