Out & About

10 Days Calendar

See Sesame Street Live: “Elmo Makes Music” at the Macon Coliseum.
See Sesame Street Live: “Elmo Makes Music” at the Macon Coliseum.

Friday

Nov. 25

One Wall Show and Sale

Show includes works from the estate of Judge Cloud Morgan, featuring works from Oliver Snow, Durel Smith and other Southern artists; plus other items on sale. Ocmulgee Art, 2242 Ingleside Ave. 478-746-3541. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Drive Thru Christmas Lights

Cruise through more than one mile of Christmas lights and decorations visible from your vehicle. The Rock Ranch, 5020 Barnesville Highway, The Rock. Free. 706-647-6374. therockranch.com. 6-10 p.m.

Macon Mayhem Hockey

Watch the home team play against Fayetteville. Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. $13-$20. Ticketmaster.com. facebook.com/MaconMayhemHockey. 7:30 p.m.

Saturday

Nov. 26

“Welcome to Smallgrove”

Last chance to see the series of narrative paintings by Henry Lee Gorham that delineate the lives of African-American people living in a fictional community called Small Grove. Tubman Museum, 310 Cherry St. tubmanmuseum.com. Free with museum admission of $6-$10. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

2016 Holiday Gift Shop

Artists gift shop featuring ornaments, cards, scarves, turned wood pens, pottery, paintings, photography, furniture, jewelry and more. Macon Arts Alliance, 486 First St. Free admission. maconartsalliance.org. 478-743-6940. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Sherman’s March

A one-day living history representing both Georgia Militia and Sherman’s troops during the March to the Sea. Plus, explore the early American frontier fort, Blockhouse Replica and archaeological dig site. Maynard Street at Emery Highway. 478-746-0704. forthawkins.com. Noon-4 p.m.

Dublin Christkindlmarket

Delight in a mix of unique gift ideas, Old World charm and holiday cheer. Stollen, cookies, waffles, fried sausages, hot spiced wine, apple cider and more also will be available. Punch and hot apple juice are given to the children. Dublin Carnegie, 311 Academy Ave., Dublin. Free admission. 478-272-4002. 1-7 p.m.

Drive Thru Christmas Lights

The Rock Ranch, 5020 Barnesville Highway, The Rock. (See Friday, Nov. 25.) 6-10 p.m.

Macon Mayhem Hockey

Watch the home team play against Columbus. Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. $13-$20. Ticketmaster.com. facebook.com/MaconMayhemHockey. 7:30 p.m.

Sunday

Nov. 27

State Farmers Market

Farmers selling fresh produce, as well as dealers year-round. 2055 Eisenhower Parkway. 8 a.m.-dark

“Festival of Trees”

Annual exhibit of stunning holiday trees decorated by regional designers and artists. Museum of Arts and Sciences. Free with museum admission of $5-$10. 478-477-3232. MASmacon.org. 1-5 p.m.

Dublin Christkindlmarket

Dublin Carnegie, 311 Academy Ave., Dublin. (See Saturday, Nov. 26.) 1-7 p.m.

Drive Thru Christmas Lights

The Rock Ranch, 5020 Barnesville Highway, The Rock. (See Friday, Nov. 25.) 6-10 p.m.

Monday

Nov. 28

Ocmulgee National Monument

Explore the mounds and walk the trails; discover what life was like here thousands of years ago. Ocmulgee National Monument, 1207 Emery Highway. Free. 478-752-8257. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Tuesday

Nov. 29

Holiday Artists’ Market

Give the gift of art. Middle Georgia Art Association Gallery, 2330 Ingleside Ave. Free admission. 478-744-9557. middlegeorgiaart.org. Noon-5 p.m.

Mercer Jazz Ensemble

Jazz combos directed by Monty Cole. Fickling Hall, Mercer University. Free. Music.Mercer.edu. 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday

Nov. 30

“The King of Soul: Otis Redding in Photographs”

Last chance to see the exhibit, which is part of “Celebrating 75 Years of Otis Redding,” in partnership with the Otis Redding Foundation. Tubman Museum, 310 Cherry St. Free with museum admission of $6-$10. 478-743-8544. tubmanmuseum.com. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Thursday

Dec. 1

Suzanne Lawler One-Woman Show Opening Reception

Ocmulgee Arts Inc., 2242 Ingleside Ave. 478-746-3541. 5-8 p.m.

Mercer Flute Choir

Neva Langley Fickling Hall, McCorkle Music Building, Mercer University. Free. mercer.edu/music. 7:30 p.m.

“Edgy Bits”

An evening of short plays about women on the edge. Strong, adult language and situations. Not for children. Grassmann-Porter Studio Theatre, Porter Fine Arts Building, Wesleyan College. $10 full price, $5 seniors, students and alumnae, free for Wesleyan students, faculty, and staff. wesleyancollege.edu. 8 p.m.

Friday

Dec. 2

Holiday Open House and Artisan Marketplace

Featuring local and regional artisans Joy Stanley, paintings, Nancy Barnes, jewelry, David Lanier, woodwork, Roger Clark, pottery, Biron Teas, Nummy Buns, Treehouse Macarons and more. Travis Jean, 522 Cherry St. 2-9 p.m.

“The Polar Express”

Seating is first come, first served. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, 301 Cherry St. Free admission; popcorn and drinks will be for sale. gshf.org. 478-752-1585. 5 p.m.

Woven Together

The three featured panels include paintings from Beth Smith, illustrations from Marcos Velez-Acevedo and a collaborative fiber arts installation from Sarah Cooper. Ampersand Guild Hall, 503 Fifth St., second floor. Free. 6-9 p.m.

“Lessons and Carols”

Presented by the Mercer University Singers, Jack Mitchener, organist, and Mercer Brass Choir. St. Joseph Catholic Church, 830 Poplar St. Free. mercer.edu/music. 7:30 p.m.

Festival of Praise Tour

Featuring artists such as Fred Hammond, Hezekiah Walker, Israel Houghton, Karen Clark Sheard, Regina Belle and Casey J. Hosted by comedian Earthquake. $42-$72. ticketmaster.com. City Auditorium, 415 First St. 8 p.m.

“The Wiz”

Presented by Theatre Macon. Directed by Jim Crisp, choreography by Danielle Bocchino, music direction by Athens Carter. $25 adults, $20 seniors (60 and up), $15 children/students through age 22. 478-746-9485. theatremacon.com. Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. 8 p.m.

Lloyd Buchanan, Ike Stubblefield and Lola Gulley

Presented by the ExploreGeorgia.org Songwriter Series. Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. $15 advance, $20 at door. 478-742-2000. douglasstheatre.org. 8 p.m.

“Edgy Bits”

Grassmann-Porter Studio Theatre, Porter Fine Arts Building, Wesleyan College. (See Thursday, Dec. 1.) 8 p.m.

Saturday

Dec. 3

Robins Regional Christmas Parade

Featuring pageant winners, marching bands, school teams, civic groups and businesses from across the midstate. Watson Boulevard, Warner Robins. 10 a.m.

“The Wiz”

Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. (See Friday, Dec. 2.) 2:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Sesame Street Live: “Elmo Makes Music”

Elmo, Abby Cadabby and friends teach children that everyone can make and enjoy beautiful music together. Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. $18 and up. ticketmaster.com. 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Lake Tobesofkee Christmas Boat Parade

Meet Santa at 3 p.m. for hot chocolate and cookies before the boat parade begins at 6 p.m. $3 per person; free for children 6 and younger. Claystone Park, Lake Tobesofkee. 478-474-8770. 3 p.m.

“Lessons and Carols”

St. Joseph Catholic Church, 830 Poplar St. (See Friday, Dec. 2.) 7:30 p.m.

Blues with a Mission

Featuring Barry Darnell and the Mobile Slim. Benefits the Navy SEAL Foundation. Library Ballroom, 652 Mulberry St. $10 per person or two for $15. 478-957-7728. libraryballroom.com. 8 p.m.

“Edgy Bits”

Grassmann-Porter Studio Theatre, Porter Fine Arts Building, Wesleyan College. (See Thursday, Dec. 1.) 8 p.m.

Sunday

Dec. 4

Sesame Street Live: “Elmo Makes Music”

Elmo, Abby Cadabby and friends teach children that everyone can make and enjoy beautiful music together. Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. $18 and up. ticketmaster.com. 2 p.m.

“It’s a Wonderful Life: A Radio Play”

The Backlot Players present Joe Landry’s radio play adaptation of “It’s a Wonderful Life.” $15 adults; $12 seniors, students and active military. Rose Theater, 21 W. Johnston St., Forsyth. thebacklotplayers.org. 2:30 p.m.

Main Street Macon Christmas Parade

Theme: “A Merry Macon Christmas,” celebrating all of the things about Macon and the holidays that bring joy to our lives. mainstreetmaconga.com. Cherry Street, downtown Macon. 3-6 p.m.

Otis Redding Foundation Dream Choir

Part of Music & the Arts at Vineville. Vineville United Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. Free. 478-745-3331. 4 p.m.

Wesleyan Christmas Concert

Featuring the Wesleyannes and the Concert Choir. Wesleyan College. Free. wesleyancollege.edu. 4 p.m.

“Every Family Got Issues”

An inspirational dramedy written by Ronald Boo Parker. Presented by Soulgood Productions. Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. $20 advance, $25 at door. 478-742-2000. douglasstheatre.org. 7 p.m.

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