The 2019 International Cherry Blossom will end this year with the Tunes and Balloons show featuring 10 hot air balloons and a concert from the Macon Pops. Most activities are free. The event starts at 4 p.m.
Visitors waited in line for free ice cream and horse-drawn carriage rides Monday at Third Street Park during the Cherry Blossom Festival. The festival is open until March 31. Visit macon.com/cbf for more information on events.
Self-described Appalachian soul singer Drake White talks about his upbringing, career and coming appearance at the Cherry Blossom Festival while walking around a European city. He’s got a couple Garth Brooks things to say, too.
This year’s Cherry Blossom Festival gala ball is “Bollywood Ball” in Macon GA and is India-theme to salute one of the festival’s feature nations. It includes food from Cast Iron Catering and decoration by Canaan Marshall.
The Macon-Bibb Fire Department has the record for winning the Cherry Blossom Festival Bed Race. Reco Stephens, the training chief of the department, talks about how he gets his firefighters ready for the race.
The Cherry Blossom Festival parade in downtown Macon will have a new route this year. It will start on Cherry Street,turn on First Street and end on Mulberry Street. The parade begins at 4 p.m. Sunday.
Haiku is a Japanese form of poet that uses alternating lines of five, seven and five syllable verses to a thought or emotion. Telegraphy readers use the form to celebrate the 2019 Cherry Blossom Festival.
The 2019 Cherry Blossom Festival in Macon, Georgia, features many events including parades, wiener dog races, food trucks, movie screenings and more. Visitors can of course enjoy the beautiful cherry blossoms.
Find out how much it costs for admission to Central City Park, read about the Cherry Blossom Festival pin and fine art print, find out where to park and discover the history of the trees and festival right here.
All the best events being held at the 2019 Cherry Blossom Festival in Macon GA, including tributes to Prince, Fleetwood Mac and Tina Turner, wiener dog races, arctic diving, ice skating a hypnotist, food, rides and more.
Pet groomers Paul and Alice Williams are celebrating their 50th year of marriage in 2018. They are the owners of Macon, Georgia's, famous pink poodle, Blossom, who makes an appearance during the Cherry Blossom Festival.