Out & About

10 Days Calendar

See live demonstrations of chainsaw carving at the Chaptacular Chainsaw Carving Bash in Gray.
See live demonstrations of chainsaw carving at the Chaptacular Chainsaw Carving Bash in Gray. jvorhees@macon.com

Friday

Nov. 11

Chaptacular Chainsaw Carving Bash

Watch chainsaw carvers from across the country demonstrate their skills. Live demonstrations; carvings available for sale. Silent and live auctions, food trucks. Benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundations. 541 Hungerford Road, Gray. Free admission. cff.org. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Christmas Made in the South

More than 300 artists and master craftsmen will showcase their ornaments, pottery, toys, jewelry, fine art, furniture, metal sculptures, woven designs, art from glass, photography and more. Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. $7 adults; free for kids 12 and younger. MadelnTheSouthShows.com. 704-847-9480. 10 a.m.-8 p.m.

Louise Warren and Sean Williams

Live music program. Ampersand Guild Hall, 503 Fifth St., second floor. $5. Gabriel Balmes, gabriel@ampersand-arts.com. 6-8 p.m.

“Run For Your Wife”

Directed by Carol Strandburg for Perry Players Community Theatre, 909 Main St., Perry. $18 adults; $15 seniors, military, students and children. perryplayers.org. 478-987-5354. 7:30 p.m.

“Who Killed Elvis?”

Farce. Directed by Cathy Collins. Warner Robins Little Theatre, 502 S. Pleasant Hill Road, Warner Robins. $16 adults; $14 military, students and seniors. 478-929-4579. wrlt.org. 8 p.m.

Saturday

Nov. 12

Christmas Made in the South

Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. (See Friday, Nov. 11.) 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Festival of Trees Children’s Event

Holiday movies, craft activities, hot chocolate, Santa’s Secret Shop, scavenger hunt and more. Disney’s “Polar Express” will be shown in the planetarium at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. $30 for one adult and one child, $12 for each additional person. 478-477-3232. MASmacon.org. 10 a.m.

A Howling Good Time Music Festival and Fundraiser

Family and dog-friendly event with music, photos with Santa, food, kids activities and pet adoptions. All proceeds benefit local participating rescues. Free admission. Tattnall Square Park, downtown Macon. 478-250-7742. Noon-4 p.m.

Roots Rock Showcase

Third annual event highlighting Southern rock, blues, folk, soul and bluegrass from Georgia musicians. Featuring AJ Ghent Band, Radio Birds, Back City Woods, Royal Johnson, Uncle Dave Griffin and more. The Hummingbird Stage and Taproom, 430 Cherry St. 478-741-9130. 6 p.m.

MSO: “Friends Old and New”

Presented by the Macon Symphony Orchestra, with Tom Underwood, oboe. Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $40 adults, $20 students, $15 children; season tickets available. maconsymphony.com. 478-301-5300. 6:30 p.m. conductor chat, 7:30 p.m. concert

“Kill Tom Phoolery”

A play by Winsphere Jones. There will be a meet and greet with a discussion after the show. $12 in advance, $15 at the door. Ampersand Guild Hall, 503 Fifth St. Free. Gabriel Balmes, gabriel@ampersand-arts.com. 7:30 p.m.

Night of Blues with Mobile Slim Band

Library Ballroom, 652 Mulberry St. $10; two for $15. 478-957-7728. libraryballroom.com. 8 p.m.

Sunday

Nov. 13

Christmas Made in the South

Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. (See Friday, Nov. 11.) 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Macon Film Guild: “Indignation”

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. $5. 478-742-2000. maconfilmguild.org. 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

“Who Killed Elvis?”

Warner Robins Little Theatre, 502 S. Pleasant Hill Road, Warner Robins. (See Friday, Nov. 11.) 2:30 p.m.

“Run For Your Wife”

Perry Players Community Theatre, 909 Main St., Perry. (See Friday, Nov. 11.) 2:30 p.m.

“She Kills Monsters”

By Qui Kguyen; directed by Scot J. Mann. Presented by Mercer University Theatre. Advance ticket purchase is recommended; tickets also available at the door. Tattnall Square Center for the Arts, 1096 College St. $15 general admission, $10 with Mercer I.D. tickets.mercer.edu. 2:30 p.m.

Pianist David Murray

The program will include works by Mozart, Bacewicz, Delius and Beethoven. Presented by the Warner Robins Community Concert Association. First United Methodist Church, 205 North Davis Drive, Warner Robins. $15 adults; free for all students. wrconcert.org. 3 p.m.

“Requiem,” John Rutter

Presented by the Choral Society of Middle Georgia, Mercer University Choir and Mercer University Orchestra. Mulberry Street United Methodist Church, 719 Mulberry St. $10. Music.Mercer.edu. 4 p.m.

Monday

Nov. 14

Wesleyan’s Annual Fall Recital

Featuring Wesleyan music students. Pierce Chapel, Wesleyan College. Free. wesleyancollege.edu. 7 p.m.

McDuffie Student Concert

Mercer University’s Robert McDuffie Center for Strings student recitals. Doors open 30 minutes beforehand. Bell House Salon, 315 College St. Free. Music.Mercer.edu. 7 p.m.

Tuesday

Nov. 15

“Cabaret: Melodies and Mayhem”

Townsend School of Music presents this faculty recital performed by Martha Malone, soprano, with guest artist Byron Grant, piano. Fickling Hall, Mercer University. Free. Music.Mercer.edu. 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday

Nov. 16

Straight No Chaser

Hear the all-male a cappella group in concert for their 20th anniversary world tour. $28-$50. Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $35; $65 VIP tickets available. 478-301-5470. TheGrandMacon.com. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16.

Marc Ford and the Neptune Blues Club

Also featuring Cris Jacobs. Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. $10 advanced, $55 VIP. coxcapitoltheatre.com. 8 p.m.

Thursday

Nov. 17

Third Thursday Organ Interlude

Free 30-minute concert by Ellen Wilson followed by optional catered lunch at 12:30 p.m. in the church social hall for $10. St. Joseph Catholic Church, 830 Poplar St. 478-745-1631. Noon.

“She Kills Monsters”

Tattnall Square Center for the Arts, 1096 College St. (See Sunday, Nov. 13.) 7:30 p.m.

“Who Killed Elvis?”

Warner Robins Little Theatre, 502 S. Pleasant Hill Road, Warner Robins. (See Friday, Nov. 11.) 8 p.m.

Friday

Nov. 18

Mistletoe Market

Hosted by the Balvaunuca Club of Perry. Miller-Murphy-Howard Exhibit Hall, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. $5 adults, free for children 9 and younger with an adult. mistletoe_market@yahoo.com. 9 a.m.-7 p.m.

“Ho, Ho Homicide”

Murder mystery dinner theater presented by the Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame. Wear your ugliest Christmas sweater and come find out just who gets “sleighed.” Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. $40 single; $70 couple. moagiftshop.com/murdermysterydinnertheatre.aspx. 6:45 p.m. check in and social time, 7:30 p.m. dinner and show.

Concert Pianist Barbara Lister-Sink

Part of the Joan Stockstill Godsey Concert Series. Fickling Hall, Mercer University. Free. Music.Mercer.edu. 7:30 p.m.

“Run For Your Wife”

Perry Players Community Theatre, 909 Main St., Perry. (See Friday, Nov. 11.) 7:30 p.m.

“She Kills Monsters”

Tattnall Square Center for the Arts, 1096 College St. (See Sunday, Nov. 13.) 7:30 p.m.

Jonny Lang

The virtuoso blues guitarist and singer/songwriter will play Duane Allman’s guitar. The Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. $35; $65 VIP tickets available. 478-301-5470. TheGrandMacon.com. 8 p.m.

“Who Killed Elvis?”

Warner Robins Little Theatre, 502 S. Pleasant Hill Road, Warner Robins. (See Friday, Nov. 11.) 8 p.m.

Saturday

Nov. 19

Mistletoe Market

Miller-Murphy-Howard Exhibit Hall, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. (See Friday, Nov. 18.) 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Battle of Griswoldville Anniversary Commemoration

Learn about the hastily planned attempt by Georgia militia to halt Union General Sherman’s March to the Sea in November 1864. Includes soldier life portrayals and encampments, battlefield tour and a memorial service at noon. Griswoldville Battlefield, 2 miles southeast of Griswoldville, 10 miles east of Macon via U.S. 80 and Ga. 57 toward Gordon on Baker Road. Free. gastateparks.org/jarrellplantation. 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

American Indian Month Celebration

Take a ranger tour and learn about the 1930s restoration of the Earthlodge in a recently restored 10-minute film from 1939. Ocmulgee National Monument, 1207 Emery Highway. Free. 478-752-8257. 2 p.m.

“Ho, Ho Homicide”

Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. (See Friday, Nov. 18.) 6:45 p.m. check in and social time, 7:30 p.m. dinner and show.

“Run For Your Wife”

Perry Players Community Theatre, 909 Main St., Perry. (See Friday, Nov. 11.) 7:30 p.m.

“She Kills Monsters”

Tattnall Square Center for the Arts, 1096 College St. (See Sunday, Nov. 13.) 7:30 p.m.

Fantasia

Hear the “American Idol” and Grammy winner live in concert on her latest tour. $59.50, $49.50 and $39.50. Tickets are available at ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000 and the Macon Coliseum Box Office. City Auditorium, 415 First St. 8 p.m.

Sunday

Nov. 20

Skydog 70

Celebrate the birthday, life and music of Duane “Skydog” Allman with multiple bands performing. Concert benefits the Macon Rescue Mission. Admission is 10 or more canned goods per person. skydogmacon.com. Central City Park, downtown Macon. Noon-5 p.m.

Mistletoe Market

Miller-Murphy-Howard Exhibit Hall, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. (See Friday, Nov. 18.) Noon-5 p.m.

American Indian Month Celebration

Ocmulgee National Monument, 1207 Emery Highway. (See Saturday, Nov. 19.) 2 p.m.

“Thanksgiving Song”

The Mercer University ensembles presents “Thanksgiving Song” by Mercer Women’s Chamber Choir and Mercer Singers. Fickling Hall, Mercer University. Free. Music.Mercer.edu. 3 p.m.

Sunday Jazz featuring Baatin and Top Secret

Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. $10; free for members. 478-742-2000. douglasstheatre.org. 5 p.m.

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