Christmas Made in the South
More than 300 artists and craft makers with items for sale. $7, children 12 and younger free. Parking free. 704-847-9480. www.maconcentreplex.org. Macon Centreplex, 200 Coliseum Drive, Macon. 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Never miss a local story.
Come on up for 24 hours of reimagined public space. Free. 478.254.1561. Top level of Mulberry Street parking garage, corner of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Mulberry Street Lane. 6-9 p.m.
First Friday: Fall Frenzy
The streets will be alive with music, vendors and fun activities. Free. 478-414-4014. Downtown Milledgeville. 6-8 p.m.
“Country Come to Town”
A humorous musical drama. $15, $5 for children 12 and younger. 478-945-3906. Heart of Georgia Opry Hall, 17713 U.S. 80 E., Jeffersonville. 7 p.m.
Georgia Jam with the Marshall Tucker Band
With special guests Jasssz Band and Randall Bramblett. $40-$60. 478-257-6391. www.coxcapitoltheatre.com. Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St., Macon. 7 p.m.
“Trailer Park Tragedy”
A murder mystery dinner theater production about goings on at the W.T. Trailer Park. Proceeds benefit the Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame at the Museum of Aviation. $40 a person, $70 couple. Tickets must be purchased in advance. 478-923-6600. www.museumofaviation.org. Nugteren Exhibit Hangar, Museum of Aviation, 1942 Heritage Blvd., Robins Air Force Base. 7:30 p.m.
Jailhouse Alley Art Show and Sale
The event’s 50th anniversary, featuring original oil, acrylic and watercolor paintings, pen and ink calendars, note cards and prints of various works, all by Middle Georgia residents. Plus a special section of eclipse paintings. Free admission. 478-361-0639. Corner of Church and Miller streets, Fort Valley. 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Fall Festival, Car Show and BBQ
Free inflatables, games and fun for the whole family. Barbecue plates $8 to benefit missions. 478-935-8632. www.lizellabaptist.net. Lizella Baptist Church, 2950 S. Lizella Road. For more info: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
“A Dance History and Movement Workshop: Black Dancers in America”
This dance workshop will teach the participants how to tell their own stories through dance and will examine the history of black dancers in America from slavery to the present. 478-747-2381. Theron Ussery Park Community Center, 815 N. Macon Park Drive, Macon. Noon-3 p.m.
Jack Mitchener, organ
Part of the Music and the Arts series. Free. 478-745-3331. vinevillemethodist.com. Vineville United Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave., Macon. 4 p.m.
Presented by the Children’s Theater Troupe of The Backlot Players. $5. 478-994-0443. www.thebacklotplayers.org. The Rose Theater, 23 W. Johnston St., Forsyth. 4:30 p.m.
Pure Barre Community Pop Up Class
The Macon fitness studio invites people to exercise outside of the traditional environment. The class will be held on a rooftop overlooking the Mercer University athletic fields. Free. Space is limited, sign up at www.purebarre.com/ga-macon. Lofts at Mercer Landing, 1500 Mercer University Drive, Macon. 6 p.m.
Locally grown and produced vegetables, dairy, meat, desserts and more. Tattnall Square Park. Free to attend. www.chwg.org. 3:30-7 p.m.
Veterans Day Concert
Enjoy an afternoon of music and dance honoring those who have served our nation. Join us in a sing-a-long of patriotic anthems and a special salute to each branch of the military. Free. 706-350-4114. www.bcsdk12.net/Central-High. Central High School Auditorium, 2155 Napier Ave, Macon. 4 p.m.
Chaptacular Chainsaw Carving Bash
More than 75 professional chainsaw carvers will be demonstrating their woodcarving talents to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Includes silent and live auctions and food trucks. Free. 478 986 7484. www.chapacular.org. 541 Hungerford Road, Gray. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Veterans Day Observance
Guest speaker will be Marine Corps Lt. Col. W. S. Lee. One of his assignments was Marine Squadron 1, the helicopter used to fly presidents. Free. 478-743-7417. Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home, 3969 Mercer University Drive, Macon. 11 a.m.
Set during the Russian Revolution, director David Lean’s epic is one of the most popular love stories of all times. Starring Omar Sharif and Julie Christie. $5. 478-301-5470. www.thegrandmacon.com. The Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St., Macon. 7:30 p.m.
Jones County Veterans Day Celebration
Saluting our nation’s service members with a number of events, including the ceremonial renaming of the Gray bypass as Veterans Memorial Parkway. Free. 478-986-1123. W.E Knox Civic Center, 161 W. Clinton St., Gray. Events start at 9 a.m.
Cruise-In with a Couple of Jerks
A Veterans Day celebration. More than 150 classic cars are expected at the event. Fly By Radio will be performing live on stage starting at 7:00 pm. Free. 478-988-2760. www.perry-ga.gov. Downtown Perry. 5-10:30 p.m.
Chaptacular Chainsaw Carving Bash
541 Hungerford Road, Gray. (See Saturday, Nov. 11.) 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Mark the Magic Man in “Solitaire”
Mark will be submerged in 120 gallons of water and be totally alone. The show also consist of several grand illusions, several assistants, costume changes, music, lighting effects, comedy, audience participation, etc. A fundraiser for Brave Meadows Therapeutic Riding Center. $10 for adults, $5 for children 12 and younger $20 for VIP tickets for the first rows. 478-363-7509. Jones County High School Fine Arts Theater, 339 Cumslo Rd, Gray. 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Fall Homecoming Ballroom Dance
Sponsored by USA Dance Chapter No. 6059 Please bring a covered dish to share. Dressy casual. $8 members, $12 non-members, $5 students with ID. 478-743-7970. Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road, Macon. 7:30-10:30 p.m
Rachel Eve Holmes with Catherine Giel
World traveled expressive soprano performs as part of Warner Robins Community Concert series. $15 adults, free for students. 770-241-3842. www.wrconcert.org. First United Methodist Church, 205 N. Davis Drive, Warner Robins. 3 p.m.
All Angels Cry Aloud
Music of praise by the Choral Society of Middle Georgia and the Mercer University Choir, with a special piece by contemporary composer Dan Forrest. $10, Mercer students are free with ID. 478-216-7841. vinevillemethodist.com. Vineville United Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave, Macon. 4 p.m.
Macon Film Guild presents “Columbus”
A dramatic comedy-romance about a young Korean-born man who meets a young woman while in Columbus, Indiana, where his architect father is in a coma. $5. 478-742-2000. maconfilmguild.org. The Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Macon. 2 p.m., 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
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