Now Hiring: Janitor

NewTown Macon, 555 Poplar St., Macon, GA Job Title: Janitor Compensation: $11.00/hour, twenty hours per week, Part-time regular, exempt Benefits: Earns 6.5 vacation days (1/2 full time rate) Application deadline: Monday, March 25, 2019 by 5pm Start date: As soon as possible Office Hours: Can be scheduled flexibly, generally anytime other than 9am to 5pm on a minimum of three …

Downtown Challenge Fund: Transforming the Everyday

We all know Macon is Where Soul Lives, but there haven’t always been public places for people in the community to appreciate art that showcases this soul. In recent years, many people have been actively working to change this. In December 2017, NewTown Macon and Main Street Macon won a grant from the Downtown Challenge Fund to install public art …

Downtown Challenge Fund: Main Street Christmas Light Extravaganza

Learn more about the beginning of one of your favorite Macon holiday traditions! The Main Street Christmas Light Extravaganza became a possibility with funding from the Downtown Challenge Fund of the Community Foundation of Central Georgia. Learn more about all the projects funded by the Downtown Challenge Fund on March 15 in Cherry Street Plaza from 12pm to 7pm! More …

Business Spotlights: Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, we would like to celebrate some of the wonderful entrepreneurs and businesses that have a role in making #DTMac so great. Ambitious Graphics: Wayne Woodard and Andreau Adside Located at 584 Poplar Street, Ambitious Graphics offers custom designs to meet your specific needs, whatever they may be. They can transform shirts, hoodies, hats, jeans, …

Destination Downtown: Valentine’s Day

With the week of Valentine’s Day upon us, we know you are planning and plotting how you will make this week extra special. Let us give you some ideas of how to make downtown your ultimate destination this Valentine’s Day! The festivities can start early with different events happening downtown all week! If you’re feeling dinner and a show, then …

Q&A: Flannels and Frost

  You have questions? We’ve got answers! We interviewed David Moore, the planner of Flannels & Frost, to get the details about Saturday’s event. What can guests look forward to at Flannels and Frost? There will be family friendly activities for all ages! You can relive your favorite camping memories by roasting s’mores, chilling in a hammock, and playing lawn …

Now Hiring: Office & Leasing Manager

  NewTown Macon, Macon, GA Job Title: Office & Leasing Manager Salary: $35,000 per annum plus benefits Benefits: 13 paid holidays, 20 PTO days, flexible work schedule, health insurance (employer pays 80% of premium), gym membership, short- & long-term disability and 4% retirement match 401k Application deadline: 5pm on Monday, February 11, 2019 Start date: Immediately Office Hours: Monday through …

8 Ways to Fulfill Your Resolutions in #DTMac

  Make #DTMac part of your New Year’s Resolution! Downtown Macon offers something for everyone. With 80+ shops and restaurants, 20 entertainment venues, 11 cultural sites, and numerous recreational opportunities, downtown is the perfect setting to fulfill your resolutions in 2019. Here are just a few suggestions of ways to incorporate downtown’s offerings into your plans for the new year. …

What To Do in #DTMac This Weekend -NYE Edition

    A new year is almost here! Celebrate the leaps and bounds downtown Macon has made and prepare for more progress in 2019. Supporting #DTMac’s restaurants, retail shops, and entertainment venues is the best New Year’s resolution you can make! Here’s a list of things to do this weekend in downtown Macon. Friday, December 28 Play Board Games at …

What To Do This Weekend In Downtown Macon

  Downtown Macon is merry and bright thanks to the Main Street Christmas Light Show Extravaganza. Thousands of lights adorn the trees and bushes on four city blocks in downtown Macon. Watch the lights flicker and move as original music composed by Macon Pops plays your favorite holidays songs. The light show takes place every night from 6:00-10:00pm until January …