“The Little Mermaid Jr.”
8 p.m. Sunday, Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. Presented by Theatre Macon’s Youth Actors’ Company; directed by Suzanne Webb. $18 adults; $12 children and students up to age 22. 478-746-9485.
5-8 p.m. Thursday, Macon Dog Park, Adams Street, downtown Macon. Party with your favorite four-legged friends and their humans. Free. www.collegehillmacon.com.
“Stand By Me” movie
Sundown Friday, Luther Williams Field, Central City Park, downtown Macon. Picnics and blankets encouraged. Move canceled in the event of rain. Free. 478-751-9280.
Macon Beer Festival
3-7 p.m. Saturday, various locations in downtown Macon. Sample dozens of brews at venues in downtown. Benefits Pints for Prostates. Get tickets beginning at 2 p.m. in Third Street Park or online anytime at www.thegrandmacon.com. $22 in advance; $30 day of. www.themaconbeerfest.com.
7:30 p.m. Saturday, the Crazy Bull, 473 Second St. Featuring the Dirty Guv’nahs, Sonia Leigh and Gringo Grande. Benefits the Friends of Mike Weaver Foundation. www.weaversweekend.com. $15 advance; $20 day of the show.