Out & About

10 Days Calendar

Hear the High Divers perform for free during the Second Sunday concert in Coleman Hill Park on July 9.
Hear the High Divers perform for free during the Second Sunday concert in Coleman Hill Park on July 9.

Friday

July 7

July Bike Walk Commuter Breakfast

Come enjoy a hot cup of coffee and a homemade pastry and join a social group of biking and walking commuters for Bike Walk Macon’s monthly commuter breakfast. Drop in any time between 7:30-9 a.m. and wear whatever you commute in. bikewalkmacon.com. Taste and See Coffee Shop and Gallery, 546 Poplar St. 7:30-9 a.m.

Mary Therese Book Signing

Book signing for Warner Robins native Mary Therese Grabowski and her illustrator Michelle Graham-Fricks. Mary Therese is the author of the children’s book “The Great Missing Flag Caper.” Free. museumofaviation.org. Jet Fuel Java Gift Shop, Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Canoe Twilight Paddle

Soak in High Falls Lake and enjoy the setting sun in this peaceful 3-mile canoe trip to Buck Creek. The ranger will give a short lesson on the history of High Falls Lake and the local ecology. Canoeing experience is recommended. For adults and children ages 8 and older. Bring a headlamp and wear water shoes. Reservations required. $20 per person plus $5 parking per car. 478-993-3053. GaStateParks.org. High Falls State Park, 76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson. 7:30-9 p.m.

“A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum”

Theatre Macon production. $25 adults, $20 seniors (60+), $15 children/students through age 22. Get tickets online at theatremacon.com or at the door beginning an hour before showtime. Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. 8 p.m.

Saturday

July 8

Wesleyan Market

Locally grown and produced items ranging from flowers and organic fruits and vegetables to baked goods, art and jewelry by local artisans. Music and fun educational events also offered. Wesleyan College front campus. Free admission. 478-757-5233. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Unknown Hinson

With Clownvis Presley. Cox Capitol Theater, 382 Second St. $20-$30. coxcapitoltheatre.com. 8 p.m.

“A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum”

Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. (See Friday, July 7.) 8 p.m.

Celebrate Freedom Ballroom Dance

Hosted by USA Dance Chapter No. 6059 of Greater Macon. Complementary instruction by Dianne Kent included. Light snacks, water and soft drinks for a donation. Music by DJ Chester Gibbs. Dressy casual in red, white, and blue. $8 USA Dance members, $12 nonmembers, $5 students with ID. 478-743-7970. Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road. 7:30 p.m.

Sunday

July 9

Stand-Up Paddle Boarding for Beginners

Develop fundamental skills such as balance, steering and recovery techniques. After class, get a free one-hour paddle board rental. Register in advance. High Falls State Park, 76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson. $25, plus $5 parking. 478-993-3053. GaStateParks.org. 9:30-11 a.m.

Macon Film Guild: “Frantz”

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

“A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum”

Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. (See Friday, July 7.) 2:30 p.m.

Second Sunday Concert: High Divers

Featuring High Divers. Sponsored by Bragg Jam. Bring picnics, blankets, chairs, families and friends. No grills or tents, all pets must be leashed, and be mindful of your neighbors if you’re going to smoke. Free. braggjam.org. Coleman Hill Park, downtown Macon. 6-8 p.m.

Monday

July 10

Celebrate Freedom Ballroom Dance

Hosted by USA Dance Chapter No. 6059 of Greater Macon. Complementary instruction by Dianne Kent included. Light snacks, water and soft drinks for a donation. Music by DJ Chester Gibbs. Dressy casual in red, white, and blue. $8 USA Dance members, $12 nonmembers, $5 students with ID. 478-743-7970. Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road. 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday

July 11

“The Angry Birds Movie”

Part of the Summer Kids’ Flicks series. $4 ticket includes free box of popcorn and kid’s soda. amstarcinemas.com. AmStar Cinemas Macon 16, 5996 Zebulon Road. 10 a.m.

Wednesday

July 12

Mulberry Market

Locally grown and produced vegetables, dairy, meat, desserts and more. Tattnall Square Park. Free to attend. chwg.org. 3:30-7 p.m.

Thursday

July 13

Fun in the Summertime

Head to The Rock Ranch for frolicking on the farm. Catch a fish on a cane pole, race on the pedal carts or soar down the zip line. After a day of playing, visit the Georgia Grown Farm Market to cool off with strawberry ice cream and fruity slushies. General admission covers all attractions other than zip lining, rock climbing and carousel rides. $12 for ages 2 and older. The Rock Ranch, 5020 Barnesville Highway, The Rock. therockranch.com. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

“A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum”

Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. (See Friday, July 7.) 7:30 p.m.

Friday

July 14

Dark Eden: Juicy July Jubilee

A live body painting show and art exhibition. Guests can watch as models are transformed into living art via body paint. The line-up also includes musical acts, poetry and performances. $16 in advance; $20 day of or at the door. ampersandguild.com. Ampersand Guild Hall, 503 Fifth St. 7-11 p.m.

“Sweeny Todd”

A musical presented by Macon Little Theatre. Directed by Sylvia Haynie with music direction by Laura Voss. $20 adults, $15 seniors, $10 students. Get tickets online at maconlittletheatre.org or by phone at 478-471-7529. Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. 8 p.m.

“A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum”

Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. (See Friday, July 7.) 8 p.m.

Saturday

July 15

Auction and Raffle and Taste of Local Cuisine

Featuring a chance to win cash prizes. Hosted by the Museum of Aviation Foundation. Benefits STEM education programs and general museum operations. Century of Flight Hangar, Museum of Aviation, Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. $100, each ticket admits two people. museumofaviation.org. 6 p.m.

Canoe Twilight Paddle

High Falls State Park, 76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson. (See Friday, July 7.) 7:30-9 p.m.

“A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum”

Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. (See Friday, July 7.) 8 p.m.

“Sweeny Todd”

Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. (See Friday, July 14.) 8 p.m.

Sunday

July 16

Elvis by Travis Powell

See Elvis on tour in 1972 re-created by Travis Powell. Plus, the Carolina Quartet, TCB Experience Band, Diane Bailey and Alissa Davis. $35, $50 VIP. etatravispowell.com. 803-804-8263.Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 1 p.m.

“Sweeny Todd”

Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. (See Friday, July 14.) 2:30 p.m.

A Mighty Wind

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

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