10 a.m. gates open, June 27, Rock Ranch, 5020 Barnesville Highway, The Rock. Cane pole fishing, pony rides, cow train, slide hill, volleyball, horse shoes and more, followed by a fireworks extravaganza. Concessions available. www.therockranch.com. $10 per person from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; $25 per vehicle for guests entering after 6 p.m.
INDEPENDENCE PARADE AND FREEDOM FIREWORKS
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June 28: 6 p.m. parade, downtown Perry. Featuring hometown heroes, military units, floats and more. 7 p.m. gates open, 9:30 p.m. fireworks, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. West parking lots Kids Zone for kids; bring picnics, no alcohol or pets. 478-987-1234. Free for spectators.
JEFF SMITH INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION
4 p.m. parking begins, 6 p.m. gates open, July 3, Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Featuring Darius Rucker. Parking will be across the street in the grass field in front of Anchor Glass. No coolers, alcohol or pets are permitted. Chairs and blankets are recommended. A fireworks spectacular will follow the concert. Free.
INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION
11 a.m. July 5, Cornerstone Freewill Baptist Church, U.S. 341 North, toward Fort Valley. Music, food and fellowship. 478-397-6568.
GEORGIA PEACH FESTIVAL
9 a.m.-7 p.m. June 13, Fort Valley. Fireworks, parade, concerts, arts and crafts vendors, pageant and the world’s largest peach cobbler. Visit www.gapeachfestival.com for event schedule and more information.
JUNETEENTH FREEDOM FESTIVAL
10 a.m.-noon, Douglass Theatre, and 4-8 p.m., Rosa Jackson Center, June 12: Real Talk Hip-Hop Summit; includes free workshops, community forum and mini-concert; 478-361-2880. 1-9 p.m. June 13, Tattnall Square Park: Juneteenth Freedom Festival; featuring Terrie Ajile Axam’s Total Dance Theatre, the Middle Georgia Jazz and Blues Allstars, the Dream Tour Hip Hop Suite “Appreciation Live,” poetry, living history presentation, exhibits, children’s games, food and vendors; 478-718-8067 or 478-737-3319.
MACON FILM FESTIVAL
July 16-19, downtown Macon. For a complete schedule of events or to purchase festival passes, visit www.maconfilmfestival.com.
BRAGG JAM MUSIC FESTIVAL
July 26, downtown Macon. For a complete listing of bands and more information, visit www.braggjam.org.
SUMMER CAMP WITH MR. OLLIE
June 15-19, Allied Arts, Milledgeville. Taught by professional cartoonist Tim Oliphant. 9-11:30 a.m.: cartooning; ages 6-9; students will learn the basics of drawing using simple shapes for creating their own cartoons. 1-3:30 p.m.: humorous illustrations; ages 9 years and older; students will explore humorous illustration as the unique art of exaggeration; focus will be placed on cartoon construction fundamentals and ways to simplify the drawing process. 478-452-3950. www.milledgevillealliedarts.com. $78.
“I AM THE ARTS” SUMMER CAMP
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, July 7-23, Phillip’s Children’s Performing Arts Studio, 905 Main St. Ages 3-18. Dance, music and manners lessons. www.phillipchildrenperformingarts.com. 478-394-5018. $60, includes lunch, snacks and T-shirt.
FIRST SATURDAY VILLAGE MARKET
9 a.m.-1 p.m. the first Saturday of every month, Mercer Village, adjacent to Mercer University. Fresh produce, handcrafted jewelry, soap, pet products and more. Free to attend. market.mercervillage.com.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. the second 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.
STATE FARMERS MARKET
8 a.m.-dark daily, 2055 Eisenhower Parkway. Farmers selling fresh produce, as well as dealers year-round.
4-7 p.m. Tuesday, Market Park Pavilion, 222 E. Hancock St., Milledgeville. Shop a variety of produce and more from local and regional vendors. www.milledgevillemainstreet.com.
BOLINGBROKE FARMERS MARKET
3-6 p.m. first, third and fifth Tuesdays, parking lot of the Country Oaks Farm and Pet Supply, Bolingbroke. A food-only market featuring grass-fed beef, pork and organic chicken, organic produce, farm fresh eggs, jellies and jams, boiled and roasted peanuts and bakery products. www.bolingbrokefarmersmarket.com.
3:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, Tattnall Square Park. Locally grown and produced vegetables, dairy, meat, desserts and more. Free to attend. www.chwg.org.
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.
THE ORIGINAL FARMERS MARKET
8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Abba House Thrift Store parking lot, 2089B U.S. 41 S., Perry.
MEET ME AT THE MARKET
3-7 p.m. Saturday, Homeland Village, 2910 Napier Ave. Organic farming exhibits, fresh vegetables, fruit smoothies, drum circle and more. www.facebook.com/homeland-village-organic-market.
FORT VALLEY FARMERS MARKET
8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, next to the railroad tracks on Lowe Street, Fort Valley. Local produce and plants for sale. 478-825-5286.
FALL LINE FARMERS MARKET
9 a.m.-noon, second and fourth Saturdays, through September, Harrisburg Park, 237 Harrisburg Road, Milledgeville. Fresh produce, breads, crafts and more. 678-561-0784.
THE PERRYS AND LOGAN SMITH AND SMITH FAMILY
7 p.m. June 12, Bethany Baptist Church of Bolingbroke, 365 Pea Ridge Road, Juliette. 478-974-0002. Bring a non-perishable food item for the church food bank.
7 p.m. June 19, Calvary Community Church, 5483 Columbus Road. www.theshepherdsonline.net. 478-808-1604.
FATHER’S/MEN’S PRAYER WALK
9 a.m. June 20. Begins at Warner Robins City Hall, 700 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Ends at Houston County Galleria, 2922 Watson Blvd., Centerville. Free. 478-972-2035.
THE OLD PATHS
6 p.m. June 27, Byron Baptist Church, 100 W. White Road, Byron. 478-951-7272. Donations accepted.
6:15 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month, Bill Hardin Music, 4661 Chambers Road. Open rehearsal and sing-along. Group singing, duets, solos, etc. Light refreshments served. Bring your favorite sound tracks and books. Instruments will be furnished. 478-737-1520. Free.
MUSIC AND VARIETY
TOPS IN BLUE
6 p.m. June 14, Homer J. Walker Civic Center, 702 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Hear the premier Air Force entertainment showcase performing current hits and patriotic music on their 2015 tour titled, “Freedom’s Song.” Doors open at 5:15 p.m., with seating available on a first-come, first-served basis. No food or drinks allowed. Free. 478-926-6559.
J RODDY WALSTON AND THE BUSINESS
8 p.m. June 14, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. www.coxcapitoltheatre.com. $15.
SECOND SUNDAY CONCERT SERIES
Coleman Hill Park, downtown Macon. 6 p.m. June 14: Quaildogs. July 12: TBA. Presented by Bragg Jam. Cash bar and food available for purchase. Picnics, lawn chairs and pets are welcome. No tents or grills. www.braggjam.org. Free.
MUSIC AT THE MOUNT
Mount de Sales Academy’s Zuver Center Amphitheatre, 851 Orange St. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., music begins at 7 p.m. June 26: Ruby Velle and the Soulphonics. www.musicatthemount.com. $10. Optional dinner for an additional $10.
JIM HURST AND ROBERTO DELLA VECCHIA
7:30 p.m. June 27, house concert at Joe’s. RSVP to Joe Cullison, 478-335-3895 or email@example.com for address. $20.
TOTALLY RADICAL ’80S REVIVAL
8 p.m. June 27, Library Ballroom, 652 Mulberry St. Dance the night away in your best ’80s gear to ’80s music by Trooper and Legenderry Big Hairy Monster. $10. 478-957-7728.
JAZZ IN THE COURTYARD
Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 7 p.m. June 28: Oscar Jackson and Friends. 7 p.m. July 26: GQ Jazz Quintet. Free. 478-742-2000. www.douglasstheatre.org.
POETIC PEACE OPEN MIC NIGHTS
8 p.m.-midnight every first and third Wednesday, Midtown Key Club, 435 Third St. Open mic for poets, musicians, singers, comedians, lyrical emcees and more. Hosted by Y-O with DJ Ron and Soulistic. 478-719-2054. $5.
FIRST SUMMER DANCE
7:30-10:30 p.m. June 13, Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road. Dance lesson 7:30-8:15 p.m. by Paula East in salsa/cha-cha/mambo with interchangeable patterns and technique. Dancing from 8:15-10:30 p.m. Light refreshments, dressy casual. Sponsored by Greater Macon Chapter No. 6059 of USA Dance. 478-743-7970. $7 USA Dance members, $10 non-members, $5 students with ID.
MACON SINGLES CLUB DANCES
7-11:30 p.m. June 19-20, American Legion Post No. 3, 5530 Thomaston Road. DJ Jim Wells; no outside food or drink allowed. 478-952-3467. $5 per person per night.
MACON SHAG CLUB
6:45-9 p.m. Thursday, American Legion Post 3, 5530 Thomaston Road. 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.
8:30 p.m. Saturday, VFW Post 658, 4864 Harrison Road. Band: Five Hits Band. Singles welcome. 478-474-3663. $7.
PAIRS AND SPARES SQUARE DANCE
6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday (except for holidays), North Macon Park Recreation Center, North Macon Park Drive. Caller is Lee Dixon. Free to anyone who is a member of any square dance club. 478-477-6863.
WESTERN SQUARE DANCERS OF MACON SQUARE DANCE CLUB
7-9 p.m., the first, third, and fifth Thursday, Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road. Caller: Tom Wood. 478-935-8364. Free to anyone who is a member of any square dance club.
ROBINS RAMBLERS SQUARE DANCE CLUB
7-9 p.m. Tuesday (except the third Tuesday of each month), Warner Robins Recreation Center, 800 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Caller is Bud Whitten. 478 235-9200. Free to anyone who is a member of any square dance club.
IRISH REELERS SQUARE DANCE CLUB
7:30-9:30 p.m. second and fourth Friday of each month, Southwest Laurens Elementary School, 1799 Ga. 117, Rentz. Caller: Lee Dixon. 478-293-8771. Free to anyone who is a member of any square dance club.
OAK GROVE JAMBOREE & OPRY HOUSE
6:30-10 p.m. Friday, Oak Grove Community Center, 1134 Ga. 126 South, Cochran. Dancing and country music with the Foskey Family Band and the Faulk Family Band. 478-308-4559. Free.
OLE CLINTON OPRY
5:30-10 p.m. Friday, 215 Old Ga. 18, Gray. This week: 5:30 p.m. Music Man, 6:30 p.m. Still Crusin, 8 p.m. drawing, 8:20 p.m. Still Crusin. 478-825-4118 or www.clintonopry.com. Free; donations accepted.
HOLLONVILLE OPRY HOUSE
6:30 p.m. Saturday, Ga. 362, Hollonville. This week: New Horizon, Country Dreamers and Larios Brothers. 770-228-4832 or www.hollonvilleopry.com. Free; operated on donations.
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 p.m. Filmore House band, 7:30 p.m. the Harrell Parry Show. Also open 7 p.m. Monday night, jam and open mic. 478-328-0678 or www.powersvilleopry.com. Free.
WAGON HOUSE OPRY
6:30-10 p.m. Saturday, 699 Altman Road, Haddock. This week: 6:30 p.m. John Holliday, 7:30 p.m. Ray Knighton and Wanelle Collins and Phoenix Band. Contact Randy, 478-363-1274. Free; donations accepted.
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.
SPRING MOVIE SERIES
Luther Williams Field, Central City Park, downtown Macon. All movies at 8 p.m. Bring blankets and chairs or sit in the stands. Outside food and drink permitted, but concessions will be available to purchase. Movies canceled in the event of rain. Free. 478-751-9280. June 12: “The Lego Movie.” June 26: “The Wizard of Oz.”
MACON FILM GUILD
Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. June 14: “’71.” July 12: “White God.” Special documentary presentation: 7:30 p.m. July 21, “The Wrecking Crew.” 478-742-2000. www.maconfilmguild.org. $6.
RELAY FOR LIFE CRAWFORD COUNTY
6 p.m.-midnight, June 12, David Bailey Park, Roberta. Opening ceremonies begin at 6 p.m. with a survivor lap to start the festivities. There will be games, activities and a silent auction. At 9 p.m., there will be a ceremony honoring those who have cancer or who passed away with cancer. At 9:30 p.m., Austin French will perform for an hour. More games and activities will last until midnight. Bring a chair to enjoy the show.
7-9:30 p.m. June 12, Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, 301 Cherry St. www.georgiasportshalloffame.com.
RUNNING FOR RONALD
9 a.m. June 13, Central City Park. Includes 5k, 10k, 15k and Smile Mile. The event will be followed at 10:30 a.m. by the eighth annual Pull for the House. For this event, teams of 15 will see who can pull a 40,000 pound truck for 40 feet in the fastest time. The event includes family activities such as face painting, bean bag toss, corn hole and a tot trot for those ages 4 and younger. Edward Dunbar, noted Drifters musician, will perform at 10 a.m. Events benefit and promote Ronald McDonald House Charities. 478-746-4090. www.rmhccga.org.
“A PURRFECT DAY OUT”
8 a.m. yard sale, 11 a.m. music begins, June 13, Twang Southern Tastes and Sounds, 342 Rose Ave., Payne City. Benefits Macon Purrs N Paws. Featuring John Stanley and the Momma T Band. Other activities include an adoption event in the Tractor Room, face painting and corn hole toss for the kids, homemade doggy treats, T-shirts, wreaths and more. 478-621-4121.
7 p.m. June 19, Fickling Hall, Mercer University. In honor of Sister Elizabeth and benefitting Daybreak. Featuring eight-hand piano performances, vocal performances and solo performances by Cam Bishop, Edward Eikner, Hunter Godsey, Joan Godsey, Gail Pollock, Libby Liao and Phebe Settles. Free.
KOMEN CENTRAL GEORGIA SWING FOR THE CURE GOLF CLASSIC
11:30 a.m. check-in and lunch; 1 p.m. shotgun start, June 19, the Landings Golf Club, 309 Stathams Way, Warner Robins. Benefits breast cancer research, local breast health education, screening and treatment projects. Information and registration available at www.komencentralga.org or call 478-390-4828. $320 four person team; $80 per golfer.
RIDGE RUN FOR ADOPTION FATHER’S DAY CELEBRATION
8 a.m. 5K, 9:15 a.m. kids’ fun run, June 20, the former Elam Alexander Academy, 3769 Ridge Ave. All proceeds support Covenant Care Adoptions. For registration and more information, visit www.ridgerun5K.com or call 478-457-7067. $30 for the 5K race, includes T-shirt; free kids’ fun run, does not include T-shirt; $15 kids or $20 adults phantom runners, includes T-shirt.
9 p.m. July 24, SoChi Gallery, 534 Second St. Live body painting event. Hosted by Daniel Montoute. A portion of the proceeds benefit the Macon Youth Mentorship Program. Free refreshments. 478-978-7268 or firstname.lastname@example.org. $10 advance; $15 at door.
AUTHOR RACHEL IVERY BOOK SIGNING
Noon-2 p.m. Aug. 22, Goodwill Industries, 5171 Eisenhower Parkway. Author Rachel Ivery will be signing her children’s book, “Daniel the Fastest Horse.” Free. 478-475-9995.
MISS WARNER ROBINS PRINCESS PAGEANT
1 p.m. Aug. 1, Homer J. Walker Civic Center, 700 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Applications for girls ages 2-12 will be accepted through July 29. Visit www.misswarnerrobins.org for an application. Renee Eaton, 478-335-4544 or email@example.com.
MISS WARNER ROBINS PAGEANT/MISS INTERNATIONAL CITY PAGEANT
Aug. 1, Homer J. Walker Civic Center, 700 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Applications are now being accepted for the 2016 Miss Warner Robins Pageant and Miss Warner Robins Outstanding Teen Pageant. The following counties are included in the local franchise area for the Miss Warner Robins and Miss Warner Robins Outstanding Teen Pageant: Houston, Peach, Macon, Dooly, Pulaski, Bleckley, Twiggs, Bibb, Crawford, Baldwin, Jones, Monroe and Wilcox. The Miss International City 2016 and Miss International City’s Outstanding Teen 2016 pageants are open to any eligible contestant in the state of Georgia. Application deadline: July 18. Rodney Johnson, firstname.lastname@example.org or 478-396-3640. www.misswarnerrobins.org.
MISS PEACH BLOSSOM PAGEANT
2 p.m. Aug. 22, Pulaski County Board of Education Auditorium, 72 Warren St., Hawkinsville. Any girl age 0-24 is eligible to compete. Sponsored by the Miss Georgia Peach Scholarship Board. Winning queens ages 4 and older receive paid entry in the Miss Georgia Peach Scholarship Pageant. Deadline to enter is Aug. 15. For more information, email email@example.com or call 478-923-3846.
10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 13, Miller-Murphy-Howard Building, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. Reptile and exotic animal show hosted by Repticon Reptile and Exotic Animal Expos. www.reptiday.com. $10 aduls; $5 ages 5-12; free for kids under 5.
FEATHERS AND FEELERS
10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 13, Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Learn about birds and insects in a family-oriented atmosphere. Visit with Big Birds Aviary, entomologist Jeff Burn and master beekeeper Steve Noffs. Georgia Southern will be showcasing the Smithsonian’s National Tick Collection and Pete Griffin from Carlie Elliot Wildlife Center will be holding raptor shows at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. The Georgia Falconry Association Birds of Prey show will take place at 1 p.m. Free with museum admission of $5-$10. www.masmacon.org. 478-477-3232.
BERRY PICKING AND FUN
10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 13, the Rock Ranch, 5020 Barnesville Highway, The Rock. Farm Market open: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Strawberries and blackberries: U-pick or already picked. Other activities include tiny town, petting zoo, giant jumping pillow, pedal boats and more. www.therockranch.com. $10 per person over age 3.
JARRELL PLANTATION HISTORIC SITE
Jarrell Plantation, 711 Jarrell Plantation Road, Juliette. Juneteenth Get Outside Day: 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 13. Celebrate the 150th anniversary of emancipation with living history demonstrations that focus on the contribution by African Americans to Georgia’s heritage and culture. Jarrell is open regularly for tours from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Admission: $4-$6.50. www.georgiastateparks.org. 478-986-5172.
PUBLIC FISHING AT JAVORS LUCAS LAKE
6 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday-Sunday through June 28, Javors Lucas Lake, 150 Broach Lane Road. MWA Kids Fishing Derby: 7-10 a.m. June 13; registration begins at 6 a.m., and the friendly competition is open to children ages 3-16. www.maconwater.org.
FORT HAWKINS HISTORIC SITE
Noon-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Maynard Street at Emery Highway. Explore the early American frontier fort, Blockhouse Replica and archaeological dig site. June 14: National Flag Day and Summer Adopt-A-Spot Cleanup. July 4: Independence Day Celebration. Aug. 1: Halstead Family Reunion. Aug. 1-2: Stoneman’s 1864 Raid and Macon’s Defense. Sept. 19-20 Ocmulgee Indian Celebration. Oct. 31: Halloween Ghost Watch and Fall Adopt-A-Spot. Nov. 11: Veterans Day Salute. Nov. 21-22: Kilpatrick’s 1864 Raid and Macon’s Defense. December weekends: Frontier Fort Christmas. 478-742-3003. www.forthawkins.com. Free.
HAY DAY, FLAG DAY
10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 14, Hay House, 934 Georgia Ave. During this family-friendly event, see the house decorated in red white and blue, in honor of our nation’s flag. Take a self-guided tour, make a craft and enjoy light refreshments. Free. www.hayhousemacon.org.
INDIAN SPRINGS STATE PARK
678 Lake Clark Road, Flovilla. Fun in the Sun: 2-4 p.m. June 19. Build sand castles and play beach games; free. Creatures of the Night Night Hike: 8:15-9:15 p.m. June 19. Join the park naturalist on a hike around McIntosh Lake to see what is out and about at night; meet at the Programming Hut; $3 per person. Tails on the Trails: 5:30-6:30 p.m. June 20. Bring your dog and your leash for a hike on the Overland Nature Trail; meet at the trail near the Springs Picnic area; $3 per person. Museum Tours: 2-4 p.m. July 4 and Aug. 1. Tour the museum, learn about the park, its history and upcoming events; free. A $5 per car parking fee is required for all events. 770-504-2277.
HIGH FALLS STATE PARK
76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson. Twilight Night Paddle: 7:45 p.m. June 19 and 26. Enjoy the setting sun in this ranger-led, 3-mile canoe trip to Buck Creek. For adults and children 8 years or older who are accompanied by an adult. Reservations required; $15 includes boat and gear. Intro to Paddling: 9 a.m. June 20, July 4 and 12. Learn the basics of paddling and put your skills to the test. Open to adults and children 8 and older who are accompanied by an adult. Reservations required; must be a swimmer; $10 includes canoe, PFD and paddle. A $5 per car parking fee is required for all events. 478-993-3053.
FATHER’S DAY CAR AND BIKE SHOW
10 a.m.-2 p.m. June 20, Fellowship Bible Baptist Church, 431 Dunbar Road, Warner Robins. Registration begins at 9 a.m. Car and bike clubs welcome. Free food and registration. 478-929-0828.
DISCOVER THE DINOSAURS
Noon-9 p.m. June 26, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. June 27 and 10 a.m.-7 p.m. June 28, Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. Kids can experience 40 moving and replica museum-quality dinosaurs. Plus other dinosaur-related fun and games. $20 for ages 13 and older; $18 for ages 2-12 exhibit only; $24 for ages 2-12 for exhibit plus other attractions; $18 for seniors age 65 and older; free for children younger than 2. www.maconcentreplex.com.
WWE LIVE SUMMERSLAM HEATWAVE TOUR
7 p.m. July 12, Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. Featuring “The Viper” Randy Orton vs. Rusev (with Lana), Dolph Ziggler vs. “The Celtic Warrior” Sheamus and more. Card subject to change. www.ticketmaster.com. 800-745-3000. $18 and up.
10 a.m.-5 p.m. July 24 and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. July 25, VFW Ballroom, 1011 Corder Road, Warner Robins. Hosted by the Warner Robins Coin Club. Free admission.
OCMULGEE NATIONAL MONUMENT
9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, Ocmulgee National Monument, 1207 Emery Highway. Free. 478-752-8257.
856 Mulberry St. Tours offered 10 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Monday-Saturday. 478-745-5982. $6 for adults; $5 for seniors and military; $3 for students with college ID.
934 Georgia Ave. Tours offered 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday. Last tour at 3 p.m. each day. $11 adults; $10 seniors and military; $7 students; free for children under age 6 and members of the Georgia Trust. 478-742-8155. www.hayhousemacon.org.
NEEL REID TOURS
10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and by special appointment, Federated Garden Clubs of Macon Inc., 730 College St. Guided tours of historic 1910 Joseph Neel House designed by Georgia architect Neel Reid. 478-742-0921. www.fgcmacon.org. $5.
ROCK CANDY TOURS
Free Birds and Night Owls Tour: 9-10:30 p.m. Friday, the Rookery, 543 Cherry St.; tour lasts 1.5 hours with pit stops at bars along the way, ending at Grant’s Lounge; $10. Rock ’n’ Roll Stroll, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. the second Saturday of the month, Washington Park; tour lasts 2.5 hours, ending at H&H Restaurant; $15. Reservations required for both tours. Call 478-955-5997 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
MACON-BIBB COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION WELLNESS CLASSES
Zumba in the Park: 6 p.m. Wednesdays, Tattnall Square Park, downtown Macon. Free, suitable for all levels; bring water and wear athletic shoes. All classes canceled in the event of rain. 478-751-9280.
5-8 p.m. the Third Thursday of the month, Macon Dog Park, Adams Street, downtown Macon. Bring your pooch for doggy demonstrations, live music and give-aways. Humans can purchase beer or wine and be entered to win door prizes. Free. www.collegehillmacon.com.