10 Days Calendar

October 18, 2013 

10 days calendar

Friday

Oct. 18

Central Georgia Greek Festival

Noon-10 p.m.

Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church, 859 First St. Greek music, food, beer, jewelry, clothing and religious art. Free to attend, food extra. 478-621-0744. Also Saturday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m.-10 p.m.

Drive-By Truckers

7 p.m.

Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. T. Hardy Morris opening. $25. 478-257-6391.

Abba: Thank You for the Music

7:30 p.m.

Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. A modern tribute to the famous Swedish pop band. $25. 478-301-5470.

Escher String Quartet

7:30 p.m.

Burden Parlor, Wesleyan College. Presented by the Macon Concert Association. $25 adults; $15 students. 478-301-5470.

“The Game’s Afoot”

8 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. Directed by Weldon Ledbetter. $18 adults; $15 seniors and students. 477-3342. www.maconlittletheatre.org.

“To Kill a Mockingbird”

8 p.m.

Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. Directed by Jim Crisp. $20 adults; $18 seniors; $15 students. 478-746-9485. www.theatremacon.com.

Saturday

Oct. 19

Historic Macon Flea Market

8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Historic Macon Flea Market Stores, Northeast Plaza Shopping Center, 658-668 Shurling Drive. Find great deals on fantastic items. Free admission. www.historicmacon.org.

Deep Roots Festival

10 a.m.-midnight

Downtown Milledgeville. Artists market, barbecue cook-off, kid zone, car show and live music from Allen Stone, Wet Willie and more. $8 before 5 p.m.; $15 after 5 p.m. www.deeprootsfestival.com.

Fall Fun Day

10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Activities for all ages; rocket launch at 1 p.m.; costume contest at 2 p.m. $10 per person. 478-923-6600.

Mossy Creek Festival

10 a.m.-5 p.m.

315M Lake Joy Road, Perry. Old-timey festival with folk artists and craftsmen, vendors, clogging, music, food and more. $5 adults; $1 children. www.mossycreekfestival.com.

Jazz and the Arts on Riverdale

Noon-6 p.m.

Riverdale Drive, off Ridge Avenue. Live jazz music, arts vendors, kids activities and more. Free. www.maconjazz.org.

“The Game’s Afoot”

8 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, (see Friday, Oct. 18).

“To Kill a Mockingbird”

8 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, Oct. 18).

Sunday

Oct. 20

Central Georgia Greek Festival

10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church, (see Friday, Oct. 18).

Macon Octoberfest

Noon-7 p.m.

Cherry Street Plaza, downtown Macon. Beer garden with local brews and live music. $20-$32. www.maconoctoberfest.com.

“The Game’s Afoot”

2:30 p.m.

Macon Little Theatre, (see Friday, Oct. 18).

“To Kill a Mockingbird”

2:30 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, Oct. 18).

“Macbeth”

3 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Live broadcast from the Olivier Theatre in London. $20 adults; $15 students and seniors. 478-742-2000.

Children’s Pottery

3 p.m.

Ocmulgee National Monument, 1207 Emery Highway. Hands-on craft for kids. Free. 478-752-8257.

Monday

Oct. 21

Macon Symphony Youth Orchestra

6 p.m.

Forsyth United Methodist Church, 68 W. Johnston St., Forsyth. Free. www.maconyouthorchestra.org.

Tuesday

Oct. 22

Art Matters Symposium

Noon-2 p.m.

Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road Theme: “Visual Art and Criticism.” The symposium pairs a visual artist and critic discussing current trends in visual art. Free. www.ovations365.com.

Wednesday

Oct. 23

“Rear Window”

7 p.m.

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Watch the famous Alfred Hitchcock movie. $5 includes popcorn and drink. 478-742-2000.

Thursday

Oct. 24

AAUW Used Book Sale

5-9 p.m.

Houston Mall, North Houston Road at Watson Boulevard, Warner Robins. Huge selection of books for sale. Admission: $5 before 6 p.m.; free after 6 p.m. www.houstonpeach-ga.aauw.net.

Spirits in October

6-8:30 p.m.

Historic Riverside Cemetery, 1301 Riverside Drive. Meet the spirits whose destinies were tied to the number 13 on this one-hour guided stroll. Tours leave every 15 minutes. $20; $18 seniors and military; $10 students age 10 and older; free for age 9 and younger. 478-301-5470.

“Nina Flores: Traditional Icons by a Modern Master” opening reception

6-7:30 p.m.

McCrary Gallery, Murphey Art Building, Wesleyan College. Free. www.wesleyancollege.edu.

“To Kill a Mockingbird”

7:30 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, Oct. 18).

Edwin McCain

8 p.m.

Cox Capitol Theatre, (see story on this page).

Friday

Oct. 25

Spirits in October

6-8:30 p.m.

Historic Riverside Cemetery, (see Friday, Oct. 24).

“To Kill a Mockingbird”

8 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, Oct. 18).

Steve Earl and the Dukes

8 p.m.

Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. Featuring the Mastersons. $35 in advance; $39 day of show. 478-257-6391.

Perry Haunted Barn

8 p.m.

2235 U.S. 41 North, Perry. Visit the barn, attic and zombie zone. $15 barn, $8 attic, $10 zombie zone, $30 for all three. www.perryhauntedbarn.com.

Underworld Haunted House

8 p.m.

366 Sixth St. Proceeds benefit Alzheimer’s Association of Middle Georgia. $15 regular admission, $22 fast pass admission, $2 military and student discount.

Nevermore Hills Haunted Trail

8-11 p.m.

Adjacent to the Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Walk the haunted trails and visit the haunted barns. $13 per person. Children 12 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. 478-923-6600.

Saturday

Oct. 26

Fried Green Tomato Festival

10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Juliette. Live bluegrass music, vendors, food, kids activities. Free. 478-992-9996.

Spirits in October

6-8:30 p.m.

Historic Riverside Cemetery, (see Friday, Oct. 24).

Comedian James Gregory

7:30 p.m.

Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $28-$38. 478-301-5470.

Macon Pops

7:30 p.m.

City Auditorium, 415 First St. Theme: “Dancing Through the Decades” featuring big bnd music. $10 balcony seats. www.maconpopscom.

“To Kill a Mockingbird”

8 p.m.

Theatre Macon, (see Friday, Oct. 18).

Sunday

Oct. 27

Fried Green Tomato Festival

10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Juliette, (see Saturday, Oct. 26).

Rose Hill Ramble

2 p.m.

Rose Hill Cemetery, 1071 Riverside Drive. Stroll lasts two hours. Meet at the gate. Free. 478-742-5084.

Daughters of the British Empire English Tea and Fashion Show

2:30 p.m.

Realty International Conference Center, 508 Osigian Blvd., Warner Robins. Tea, fashion show, raffle and door prizes. Benefits local charities. $25. 478-335-1487.

Candler Singers

4 p.m.

Vineville Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. Conducted by Barbara Day Miller and presented by Music and the Arts at Vineville. Free. 478-745-3331.

Spirits in October

4-7 p.m.

Historic Riverside Cemetery, (see Friday, Oct. 24).

Mark Lowry: Unplugged and Unplanned

7:30 p.m.

Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $22-$27. 478-301-5470.

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