Thriller Dance and Zombie Parade
Rehearsals 7 p.m. Thursdays in October, Tattnall Square Park, downtown Macon. No previous dancing experience necessary. All ages welcome. Participants will be taught Michael Jacksons Thriller dance to be performed dressed as zombies Oct. 25 in Cherry Street Plaza. Must attend three rehearsals to participate in the dance. Free. 478-254-5497.
Perry Haunted Barn
8 p.m. Sept. 27-28, Oct. 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, 30-31, and Nov. 1-2, 2235 U.S. 41 North, Perry. Three different events: the barn, the attic and the zombie zone. Proceeds benefit local organizations. Jimmy Steffen, 478-951-6569. www.perryhauntedbarn.com. $15 barn, $8 attic, $10 zombie zone; $30 all three.
Underworld Haunted House
7 p.m. ticket sales start, 8 p.m. doors open, Oct. 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, 29-31, and Nov. 1-2, 366 Sixth St. (behind the Terminal Station). Proceeds benefit Alzheimers Association of Middle Georgia. $15 regular admission, $22 fast pass admission; $2 military and student discount.
Nevermore Hills Haunted Trail
8-11 p.m. Oct. 11-12, 18-20, 24-27, and 8 p.m.-midnight Oct. 30-31, in the wooded area next to the Museum of Aviation, behind the vacant restaurant building, Warner Robins. Children ages 12 and younger should be accompanied by an adult. The trail will include a variety of scares in the woods as well as a number of haunted barns. All funds raised will be used for operating support for both the Museum of Aviation Foundation and the Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame. To volunteer, call 478-923-6600. For information, visit www.museumofaviation.org or call 478-923-6600. $13 per person; ticket sales will end by 11 p.m. each night.
International City Festival
9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 28, Commercial Circle, Warner Robins. Arts and crafts vendors, flight simulator, and Kids Corner with games, rides and performances by youth groups. Free admission; $5 for Kids Corner.
Great Celebration of Hispanic Heritage
11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 29, Smileys Flea Market and Antique Mall, 6717 Hawkinsville Road. Featuring Dance Ando, Rosy Cobos, Danzas de Panama, Hector Cruz, Antonio Rodriguez and Extranjeros de la Sierra. 478-227-3610.
Martin Luther King Jr. Park, off Ga. 243, Gordon. Arts and crafts and entertainment. Oct. 4: the Grapevine Band, fireworks show, $5. Oct. 5: 8 a.m., the Great Locomotive Chase 5K Road Race, Skippin and Poppin Tractor Parade and Show, Jones County Cruisers Car Show, free admission. Gordon Better Hometown, 478-628-1114. www.gbht.org.
Georgia National Fair
10 a.m.-10 p.m. Oct. 4-13, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. Animals, exhibits, rides, concerts and more. $10 adults; $8 seniors; free for children 10 and younger with paying adult. Rides extra. Free parking. For more information about daily events and ride tickets, visit www.georgianationalfair.com.
Oct. 11-13, various locations in Macon. Music Oct. 11 downtown with the Lefty Collins Band and Muddy Guy; Oct. 12 Rock Candy Tour and jam at the Allman Brothers Band Museum at the Big House with Mystery Road and headliner Les Dudek; Oct. 13 tree dedication at Rose Hill Cemetery. $45 all-weekend access; $20 T-shirts. To register or for more information, visit www.gabba.org.
Central Georgia Greek Festival
Noon-10 p.m. Oct. 18, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Oct. 19 and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 20, Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church, 859 First St. Greek band, traditional Greek dancing, exotic Greek and Mediterranean dishes and desserts, imported beer, wine and liquor. Shop a selection of jewelry, clothing, religious art and artifacts. Church tours for those curious about Orthodoxy. www.holycross.ga.goarch.org. 478-621-0744.
Jazz and the Arts on Riverdale
Noon-6 p.m. Oct. 19, Riverdale Drive, off Ridge Avenue, Macon. Live jazz music, arts vendors, kids activities and more. Free. www.maconjazz.org.
Hawkinsville Harvest Fest & RKMC Dice Run
9 a.m registration, 10:30 a.m. kickstands up, Oct. 26, corner of Commerce and South Houston streets, Hawkinsville. Sponsored by the Red Knights Firefighters Motorcycle Club, Georgia Chapter 26. Benefits the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Cash prizes, 50/50 drawing, entertainment, food vendors, merchants, arts and crafts. Ride information: David Trussell, 478-952-2017. Festival information: www.HawkinsvilleHarvestFest.com. $15 per hand; $5 additional hand.
4-6 p.m. Oct. 27, First Baptist Church of Christ, 511 High Place. Carnival games, hayride, cake walk, inflatables and more. Julie Long, 478-742-6485. Admission: two food items for FBCX Crisis Closet.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. the second and fourth Saturday of every month, Wesleyan College, 4760 Forsyth Road. The event features a variety of locally grown and produced items ranging from flowers and organic fruits and vegetables to baked goods, art and crafts. 478-757-5233. Free.
The Fall Line Farmers Market on First Fridays
4-8 p.m. the first Friday of every month, First Presbyterian Church, 210 S. Wayne St., Milledgeville. Locally grown seasonal produce, fresh seafood, arts and crafts and more. Held in conjunction with First Friday events sponsored by Milledgeville Mainstreet. 478-452-9394 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
State Farmers Market
8 a.m.-dark daily, 2055 Eisenhower Parkway. Farmers selling fresh produce, as well as dealers year-round.
Milledgeville Marketplace Farmers Market
3-6 p.m. Tuesday, 222 E. Hancock St., Milledgeville. Local, farm-fresh vegetables, meat and dairy plus handmade items and live entertainment. www.milledgevillemainstreet.com.
Mulberry Street Market
4-7 p.m. Wednesday, Mulberry Street. Locally grown produce, dairy, meat, desserts and more.
International City Farmers Market
1-6 p.m. Thursday, Watson Boulevard and Maple Street, in front of Perkins Field across from Robins Federal Credit Union, Warner Robins. Featuring Georgia-grown/made foods. Local, seasonal produce, meat, milk and more. 478-225-7626.
Perry Farmers Market
8 a.m.-noon Saturday, 1106 Meeting St., Perry. Locally grown and produced items, and live music. 478-988-2757.
The Old Paths
6 p.m. Sept. 28, Harmony Baptist Church, 5925 Pinehurst Hawkinsville Road, Unadilla. 478-783-1782. Donations accepted.
Lundy Chapel Legacy Gala
7 p.m. Sept. 28, Lundy Chapel Baptist Church gymnasium, 2081 Forest Hill Road. Dinner and black tie gala will celebrate the achievement of Lundys Kingdom Building and recognize the churchs Legacy members. 478-474-3400. $50.
Fifth Sunday Sing
6 p.m. Sept. 29, New Elim Baptist Church, 4368 Hartley Bridge Road. Featuring the Warren Family. Refreshments afterward. 478-235-1333.
6:30 p.m. Sept. 29, Stone Edge Church, 5659 Zebulon Road. With Mikeschair and Josh Wilson. Tickets available at www.itickets.com, www.plumbinfo.com or at the Lambs Well, 115 Margie Drive, Warner Robins. $25 VIP general admission, $12.50 general admission in advance, $15 day of show.
6 p.m. meal, 7 p.m. concert, Oct. 5, Maynard Baptist Church, 1195 Juliette Road, Forsyth. Christian comedian. Special guests will be Becky Hataway and the Pine Ridge Boys along with Aubrey Ray. 478-607-1256. Donations accepted.
6 p.m. Oct. 6, Evangelistic House of Prayer, 40 Huckleberry Lane, Fort Valley. Featuring Aaron Wilburn, Becky Hataway and the Pine Ridge Boys with Aubrey Ray. 478-607-1256. Donations accepted.
An Evening with the Cleghorns
7 p.m. Oct. 19, Pinecrest Baptist Church, 1007 19th Ave. E., Cordele. 478-396-8139. Donations accepted.
MUSIC AND VARIETY
Keep on Smilin
8 p.m. Sept. 27, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. A cancer benefit for Wet Willies own Jack Hall, featuring members of Wet Willie, Drippin Wet, Paul Hornsby, Mike Veal Band, Ted Pecchio, Diane Durrett and other special guests. VIP tickets include admission to a special meet-and-greet session with all performers and a signed poster commemorating the event. $25 general admission; $50 VIP admission. 478-742-2000.
Jack Russells Great White
8 p.m. Sept. 28, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. With special guests Ledfoot Messiah and more. 478-257-6391. www.coxcapitoltheatre.com. $20 in advance; $25 day of.
Joe M. Turner
6-7:30 p.m. Sept. 30, Eversol Auditorium, The Medical Center of Central Georgia, 777 Hemlock St. Magician, mentalist and motivational speaker. Presented at the Macon Toastmasters meeting. Park in the Green Deck. 478-397-8156. Free.
TV Jokers Tour
7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. Oct. 3, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Live comedy revue starring John Overton, Luenell Campbell, Bruh-Man and others. $19.50-$39.50. 478-742-2000.
8 p.m. Oct. 4, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Concert by the famed jazz fusion band. $37. 478-742-2000.
Missy Raines and the New Hip
7:30 p.m. Oct. 4, Juliette Opry, Ga. 87, Juliette. Call 478-335-3895 for tickets or buy online at www.acousticproductions.com. $20.
7:30 p.m. Oct. 5, Reaves Arena, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. With Love and Theft. Georgia National Fair concert. $30. Advanced purchase tickets include fair admission. www.georgianationalfair.com.
Thomas Bailey Jr.
5 p.m. Oct. 6, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. $10. 478-742-2000.
Comedian Chris Tucker
8 p.m. Oct. 11, City Auditorium, 415 First St. Tickets can be purchased at the Macon Centreplex Box Office, online at www.ticketmaster.com or by phone at 800-745-3000. $37, $47 and $65.50.
7:30 p.m. Oct. 12, Reaves Arena, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. With Justin Moore. Georgia National Fair concert. $30. Advanced purchase tickets include fair admission. www.georgianationalfair.com.
Second Sunday in the Park concerts
All events from 6-8 p.m., Washington Park, downtown Macon. Oct. 13: Percy Sledge. Picnics and lawn chairs encouraged, but no tents or grills. www.collegehillmacon.com. Free.
Drive By Truckers
7 p.m. Oct. 18, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. T. Hardy Morris opening. $25. 478-257-6391. www.coxcapitoltheatre.com.
Abba: Thank You for the Music
7:30 p.m. Oct. 18, Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. A modern tribute to Swedish pop band Abba. 478-301-5470. www.thegrandmacon.com. $25.
The Broken Guitar TV Show filming
7-10 p.m. Oct. 19, Dublin High School auditorium, Dublin. Featuring FreeLance Rukus, Dean Brown and Dubshak, PLHRS Country and the 120/80 Vocal Band along with the Broken Guitar Comedy Troop. Benefits Teen Challenge of Middle Georgia. Randy Newton, 478-288-6205 or email@example.com. $10.
Oct. 24, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. With special guests Darin Curtis and Dana Kelson. 478-257-6391. $20 advance, $25 day of show.
First Friday Dance
8-10 p.m. Oct. 4, Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, 301 Cherry St. Latin, swing, R&B and everything in between. firstname.lastname@example.org. www.paulaeast.com. 478-752-1585. $5.
Workshop and Dance
Oct. 12, Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road. Sponsored by Greater Macon chapter of USA Dance No. 6059. Smooth workshop: 10-10:45 a.m. in tango. Latin workshop: 11-11:45 a.m. in cha cha. $20 per person; $35 per person for both workshops. 7:30 p.m. exhibition dance by instructor Josh Jones and his partner Anne Marie followed by open dancing from 8:15-10:30 p.m. with DJ Chester Gibbs. 478-743-7970. $7 members, $10 nonmembers, $5 students with ID; free admittance to dance if both workshops taken.
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Holiday Inn, 3953 River Place Drive. Guided practica for beginners. 478-742-9367. Free.
Macon Shag Club
6:45 p.m. shag lessons, 7:30 p.m. dancing, Thursday, Holiday Inn Macon North, 3953 River Place Drive. 478-960-3450. Free.
8 p.m. Friday, Disabled American Veterans Chapter 9, 4493 Houston Ave. Featuring the Dixie Pride Band. 478-784-1454. Public welcome. $7.
9 p.m. Saturday, VFW Post 658, 4864 Harrison Road. Band: Winchester. Singles welcome. 478-218-5815. $7.
Pairs and Spares Square Dance
6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, except holidays, North Macon Park Recreation Center, Wimbish Road. Caller: Lee Dixon. 478-757-2912. Free.
Western Square Dancers of Macon Square Dance Club
6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday, except fourth Thursdays, Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road. Caller: Bob Shiver. Cuer: Jack Raye. 478-935-8364. Free.
North Macon Square Dancers Dance
6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, 815 N. Macon Park Drive. 478-471-1560.
Bleckley County Jamboree
7 p.m. Friday, Oak Grove Community Center, Ga. 126, Cochran. Classic country and gospel music, featuring Josh Lucas and Friends. 478-230-3380. Free.
Hollonville Opry House
6:30 p.m. Saturday, Ga. 362, Hollonville. 770-228-4832 or hollonvilleopry.com. Free; operated on donations.
Juliette Opry House
5:30 p.m. every first Saturday; front porch local bluegrass jam; 7 p.m. open mic stage show; 8 p.m. headliner stage show; Ga. 87, Juliette. Call 478-335-3895 for tickets or buy online at www.acousticproductions.com. $17.
Ole Clinton Opry
5:30-10 p.m. Friday, 215 Old Ga. 18, Gray. 5:15 p.m. Tommy and Friends, 6:45 p.m. Peach Blossom Special, 8:45 p.m. Blue Tick DeVille. 478-825-4118 or www.clintonopry.com. Free; donations accepted.
4-9 p.m. Saturday; south onto Powersville Road off Ga. 247 Connector between Warner Robins and Ga. 49. This week: 4:30 p.m. House Band, 6:30 p.m. Just One More, 7:30 p.m. Ray Knighton and Wanelle Collins with Phoenix Band. Barbecue Fundraiser begins at 4 p.m. Saturday, eat in or take out. Also open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at 7 p.m. 478-328-0678 or powersvilleopry.com. Free.
Wagon House Opry
6:30-10 p.m. Saturday, 699 Altman Road, Haddock. This week: 6:30 p.m. Pure Country, 7:30 p.m. Mark Hall and Filmore House Band. Contact Randy, 478-363-1274. Free; donations accepted.
Senior Cinema: Now You See Me
2 p.m. Oct. 9, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Sponsored by AARP. Free for seniors. 478-742-2000.
Macon Film Guild
Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 2 p.m., 5 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13: Before Midnight. 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10: The Hunt. 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Dec. 8: You Will Be My Son. Special documentary presentation of Terms and Conditions May Apply will be at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22. 478-742-2000. www.maconfilmguild.org. $5.
9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 27, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 28, Rebuilding Macon Warehouse, 3864 Lake St. Proceeds benefit Rebuilding Macon. 478-744-9808 or email@example.com.
Walk to End Alzheimers
5 p.m. registration, 6 p.m. walk, Sept. 28, Henderson Village, 125 S. Langston Circle, Perry. Featuring a free post-walk concert by the A1A band, the official Jimmy Buffet tribute band. Concessions available. During the concerts intermission, there will be a candlelight tribute to honor those touched by Alzheimers. 478-746-7050.
Hawgs 4 HOPE
9 a.m. Sept. 28, Harveys, 208 W. Clinton St., Gray. Escorted motorcycle dice run through Jones County. Door prizes, raffle and barbecue lunch. All proceeds benefit the Jays HOPE Foundation. $20 registration fee, includes T-shirt. www.jayshope.org.
Vineville Baptist Fall Bazaar
6-8 p.m. Oct. 4 and 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 5, Vineville Baptist Church, 2591 Vineville Ave. Spaghetti supper by reservation on Oct. 4 only, 743-9366. Both days include shopping, cafe, bakery, gently used area, Christmas Shoppe, jewelry, craft items and more. 743-9366. Free admission.
Historic Macon Flea Market and Appraisal Days
8 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 19, Historic Macon Flea Market Stores, Northeast Plaza Shopping Center, 658-668 Shurling Drive. Find great deals on fantastic items. Free admission. This years Flea Market will also feature Historic Macons Appraisal Days (formerly Discovery Days) where professional appraiser Rod Hardy gives expert verbal appraisals to the public for a nominal fee. No reservations will be required for Saturday appraisals. Appraisal Days also will be on Oct. 18 at the Sidney Lanier Cottage; appointments are required and there will be a nominal fee. For more information about appraisals and appointments, visit www.historicmacon.org or contact Janis Haley, 478-742-5084 or firstname.lastname@example.org. A members-only preview party will be held from 6-9 p.m. Oct. 18 and will include food, beer and wine. $30 in advance, $35 at door.
Retro Night Glow
7:30 p.m. one-mile, 8 p.m. 10K, 8:10 p.m. 5K, Oct. 19, Northway Church, 5915 Zebulon Road. Featuring the Fabulous Boomer Band from 6-10 p.m. Kids fest and black light dance party. Register online at www.racerpal.com or www.projectgiving.net. Entry fees for 5K and 10K: $20 before noon Oct. 16; to run both is $30; after noon Oct. 16th, $25; to run both is $40. For one-mile fun run: $10 pre-registration before noon Oct. 16; after noon Oct. 16, $12.
Sporting Clay Fun Shoot
9:30 a.m. registration, 10:30 a.m. event, Nov. 1, the Meadows National Gun Club, 1064 Rumble Road, Forsyth. Shooting, barbecue and competition benefitting Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Georgia. 478-743-4153. $100 individual; $500 teams of up to six shooters.
Breast Cancer Survivor Symposium
8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Oct. 4, Forest Hills Methodist Church, 1217 Forest Hill Road. Includes light breakfast and lunch. RSVP by Sept. 27, 478-633-4733. Free.
6-8 p.m. Oct. 4, Cotton Avenue, downtown Macon. Meet local and national authors in town for the Crossroads Writers Conference. Readings by Kevin Coval, Bernice McFadden and Kat Zhang. Performances by Trendlenburg, Poetic Peace and Storytellers. Free. www.crossroadswriters.org.
Crossroads Writers Conference
Oct. 4-6, Mercer University campus, Macon. Guest speakers, writing workshops and more. For complete details and to purchase tickets, visit www.crossroadswriters.org.
1-3 p.m. Oct. 19, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 5080 Riverside Drive. The 2013 Georgia Author of the Year award winner will be headlining Barnes & Nobles Educator Week and will be signing her novel Pyramid of the Lost World. Free. 478-474-0161.
Cherry Blossom Scholarship Pageants
The Royal Court will be selected at 6 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. Applications for the Queen and Princess Scholarship Pageant, the Little Mr. and Miss Pageant and for Senior Queen and Princess are now available at www.cherryblossom.com and at the Cherry Blossom Festival office, 794 Cherry St. The Queen and Princess Pageant applications must be in the Cherry Blossom Festival office by noon Oct. 18. The applications for the Little Mr. and Miss Pageant and for Senior Queen and Princess must be in the Cherry Blossom Festival office by noon Oct. 4. Jan Thiese, 478-207-0021 or email@example.com.
American Royal Miss Scholarship Competition
1 p.m. registration, 2 p.m. start, Oct. 6, New Perry Hotel, 800 Main St., Perry. Call Donna Price-Williams, 251-367-2222, or email firstname.lastname@example.org for an entry form.
Friday Fish Fry
4:30-7 p.m. Sept. 27, Christ the Redeemer Anglican Church, 2815 U.S. 41, Warner Robins. An adult plate of three deep-fried white fish, cole slaw, hush puppies, cheese grits, cake and tea is $8. A childs plate (12 and younger) is $6 for two pieces of fish and the rest of the items. Tickets can be purchased at the door or from church members by calling 478-442-3585 or 478-929-9910. www.ctranglican.com.
Sept. 27-29, Hephzibah Childrens Home, 6601 Zebulon Road. Bereavement camp hosted by The Childrens Hospital at The Medical Center of Central Georgia for children and parents or guardians who have lost a loved one. Family activities, age appropriate grief sessions, as well as variety of camp activities including arts and crafts and a ropes course. To attend or volunteer, visit www.boscampmacon.com or call 478-633-7145. Free.
Rally for Wellness
9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 28, Carlyle Place, 5300 Zebulon Road. Health- and wellness-related booths, screenings, cooking demonstrations and more. Author James Farmer will speak from 11 a.m.-noon. 478-405-4500. www.carlyleplace.org.
Warner Robins Comic Con
11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 29, Courtyard Marriott Convention Center, 589 Carl Vinson Parkway, Warner Robins. Presented by Greater Atlanta Comic Cons. Advance tickets available at www.atlantasouthcomiccon.com. $5 at door; free for kids under 5.
Fall Family Fun Days
10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturdays, Sept. 28-Nov. 16, the Rock Ranch, 5020 Barnesville Highway, the Rock. Sept. 28: Hats off to Heroes. Oct. 5: Lumberjack Day. Oct. 12: Georgias Official Day of the Cowboy. Oct. 19: Hot Air Balloon Rally. Oct. 26: Not-so-Spooky Halloween Fest. Nov. 2: Pumpkin Destruction Day. Nov. 9: Great Outdoor Adventure. Nov. 16: Be Farm Strong. 706-647-6374. $15; children 3 and under are free, half-price with military ID; season passes available. www.therockranch.com.
Comforting Quilters Blessing of Sandy Hook Quilts
2-4 p.m. Sept. 29, Byron Welcome Center, Suite 230, Peach Shops in Byron. Twenty-six comfort quilts will be honorably displayed in remembrance of all the lives lost from the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Ct. Blessings will be given at 3 p.m. by area pastors, ministers and chaplains. Music and light refreshments. Donations will benefit travel expenses in the delivery of comfort quilts to Newtown. comfortingquilters.blogspot.com or email@example.com or call 478-954-4592.
Dannenberg Lofts, 476 Third St. Preview Party: 6-8 p.m. Oct. 4; $25 advance reservations for Historic Macon members, $30 for nonmembers; $35 for all at the door; advance reservations preferred. Daily tours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 5; noon-4 p.m. Oct. 6; 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Oct. 9-11; $10 per person (both members and non-members) at the door or online. The Idea House focuses on small-space living, do-it-yourself décor, up-cycled furniture and budget-friendly furnishings and ideas and features young, local decorators showcasing affordable items throughout the home. Hosted by Young Patrons of Historic Macon. Purchase tickets at historicmacon.org/events/idea-house. For more information about the Idea House, visit www.historicmacon.org or call 478-742-5084.
Southern Bounty Outlaw Race
Oct. 5-6, W.E. Green Parkway, Byron (across from Camping World). Gates open at 10 a.m. both days. Races will start at noon Oct. 5 and 1 p.m. Oct. 6. 478-737-1250. $5 per day adults; free for kids 12 and under.
Fatal 4-Way RPW Heavyweight Championship
3 p.m. Oct. 6, Johnny Gs, 815 Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Featuring champion Hit for Hire Bobby Moore vs. AJ Steele vs. Kyle Matthews vs. Monster Pain, and more. $10 ringside, $8 adults general admission, $5 kids. 478-329-8002.
Wings and Wheels Poker Fun Run
6-10 p.m. Oct. 11, register at the Museum of Aviation Hangar One, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins, from 6-7 p.m. in any type vehicle. Draw cards at Warner Robins merchants and end at Steak n Shake on Margie Drive. Cash prizes for best three poker hands plus other door prizes. Live DJ from 7-10 p.m. Can play more than one hand and more than one player in a vehicle. Bob Dubiel, 478-926-6870 or firstname.lastname@example.org. $10 per player.
Wings and Wheels Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 12, Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Show cars compete for trophies. Oldies DJ Tommy Landrum, monster truck rides, trackless train rides, kiddie-car races from 10 a.m.-noon, food and car vendors and cars for sale. Show vehicles register from 8-11:30 a.m. Any year and type vehicle is welcome. Bob Dubiel, email@example.com or 478-926-6870. $20 before Oct. 1, $25 after for vehicles; free to spectators.
Fall Fun Day
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 19, Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Activities for all ages including boot camp obstacle course, big glove boxing, bounce houses, hay rides, horse rides, face painting and tattoos, cake walk, music and more. A rocket launch will be held in the amphitheater at 1 p.m. A costume contest for children ages 1-9 will be held at 2 p.m. Bring an already-carved pumpkin for submission in the pumpkin carving contest or purchase a pumpkin and carve at the museum. Concessions available. www.museumofaviation.org. 478-923-6600. $10 per person for an arm band for the day.
Ocmulgee National Monument
Guided Earth Lodge tours at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Ocmulgee National Monument, 1207 Emery Highway. Childrens Pottery events: 3 p.m. Oct. 12-13, 19-20 and 26-27. Lamar Trip: 9 a.m. Oct. 20. Free. 478-752-8257.
High Falls State Park
76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson. Family Fun Fishing Tournament: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 19. Bring the family to see who can catch the biggest fish. Fishing licenses required. Prizes awarded. $2 per person. A $5 parking fee also is required. 478-993-3053.
Nov. 1-3, Camp John Hope, Fort Valley. Heart of Georgia Hospice is now taking registration for Camp Wings, a bereavement camp for children ages 6-16 who have lost a loved one. 478-953-5161. $10 registration fee.