Out & About

10 Days Calendar

FRIDAY

MAY 15

ALL BREED DOG SHOW

3-9 p.m., McGill Marketplace, Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, Perry. Hosted by the Middle Georgia Kennel Club. Free for spectators. www.middlegakennelclub.com.

MACON SINGLES CLUB DANCE

7-11:30 p.m., American Legion Post 3, 5530 Thomaston Road. Music by DJ Jim Wells. $5. 478-474-7799.

“IDENTITY”: A MIME WORSHIP THEATRICAL PRODUCTION

7:30 p.m., Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Featuring Imime Youth, Hayiya Dance Theatre and Ignite Dance Ministry. $10 in advance; $15 at the door. 478-747-1735.

“SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY”

8 p.m., Rose Theater, 23 W. Johnston St., Forsyth. Presented by the Backlot Players. $15 adults; $12 seniors, students and military; $10 per person for groups of 10 or more. 478-994-0443.

“THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST”

8 p.m., Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. Directed by Weldon Ledbetter. $18 adults; $15 seniors ages 60 and older; $10 students ages 5-23. www.maconlittletheatre.org. 478-477-3342.

SATURDAY

MAY 16

TUBMAN AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION

11 a.m., parade from the old location at 340 Walnut St. to the new museum at 310 Cherry St. Museum opens at 1 p.m. for $5 guided tours. www.tubmanmuseum.com.

ADULT FIELD DAY

Noon, Luther Williams Field, Central City Park, downtown Macon. Relays and other fun games for teams of adults. Come participate or just watch the action. Hosted by Macon-Bibb County Parks and Recreation. $150 per team to enter; free to watch. 478-751-7694.

PAN-AFRICAN FESTIVAL

1-7 p.m., Cherry Street Plaza, downtown Macon. Live music, art, food, cultural events, entertainment and more. Also happening at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 17. Free. www.tubmanmuseum.com.

CAROLINE AIKEN

7:30 p.m., Library Ballroom, 652 Mulberry St. Caroline Aiken CD release party with Doug Peters and Eddie Glikin. $10 in advance; $15 at the door. 478-957-7728.

“THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST”

8 p.m., Macon Little Theatre, (see Friday, May 15).

“SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY”

8 p.m., Rose Theater, (see Friday, May 15).

SUNDAY

MAY 17

ALL BREED DOG SHOW

9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, (see Friday, May 15).

FINE ART SPRING SHOW

1-5 p.m., Landings Club House, 309 Stathams Way, Warner Robins. Free. 478-396-9198.

“SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY”

2 p.m., Rose Theater, (see Friday, May 15).

RIVERKEEPER RALLY

2 p.m. float, 4-6 p.m. barbecue and music, Porter Pavilion, Amerson Rover Park. Rent a kayak from Ocmulgee Expeditions or bring your own boat for the float; enjoy music by Gringo Grande. Cash bar. Free admission; donations accepted.

“THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST”

2:30 p.m., Macon Little Theatre, (see Friday, May 15).

“SONGS FOR A SPRING DAY”

3 p.m. May 17, Vineville United Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. The Mercer University Children’s Choir closes its season with sacred and secular songs. $10. www.music.mercer.edu.

BIENNIAL CITYWIDE UNITY SERVICE

6 p.m., Christ Episcopal Church, 582 Walnut St. With the Rev. Chester J. Fontenot Jr. Free. 478-745-0427.

MONDAY

MAY 18

THE HOLY JOURNEY OF CONFUCIUS

1-5 p.m., Confucius Institute, Willet Library, Wesleyan College. Confucius’ journey told in 14 original paintings by Chinese artist YunZhu Lin. 478-757-5212. Free.

TUESDAY

MAY 19

BOLINGBROKE FARMERS MARKET

3-6 p.m., parking lot of the Country Oaks Farm and Pet Supply, Bolingbroke. Food-only market with grass-fed beef, organic produce, farm-fresh eggs, jellies, baked goods and more. Free to attend. www.bolingbrokefarmersmarket.com.

WEDNESDAY

MAY 20

POETIC PEACE OPEN MIC NIGHT

8 p.m.-midnight, Midtown Key Club, 435 Third St. Open mic for poets, musicians, singers, comediance, lyrical emcees and more. Hosted by Y-O with DJ Ron and Soulistic. $5. 478-719-2054.

THURSDAY

MAY 21

HAY HOUSE

Tours offered 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 934 Georgia Ave. Last tour at 3 p.m. $11 adults; $10 seniors and military; $7 students; free for children under age 6 and members of the Georgia Trust. 478-742-8155. www.hayhousemacon.org.

THIRD THURSDAY ORGAN INTERLUDE

Noon, St. Joseph Catholic Church, 830 Poplar St. Featuring organist Sandra Smith. The free concert is followed by an optional $5 lunch in the church’s social hall. 478-745-1631.

INTERNATIONAL CITY FARMERS MARKET

1-6 p.m. Thursday, Watson Boulevard and Maple Street, in front of Perkins Field across from Robins Federal Credit Union, Warner Robins. Featuring Georgia-grown/made foods. Local, seasonal produce, meat, milk and more. 478-225-7626.

YAPPY HOUR

5-8 p.m., Macon Dog Park, Adams Street, downtown Macon. Bring your pooch for doggy demonstrations, live music and giveaways. Humans can purchase beer or wine and be entered to win prizes. Free. www.collegehillmacon.com.

HISTORIC MACON FOUNDATION PRESERVATION WORKSHOP

5:30 p.m., Sidney Lanier Cottage, 935 High St. Topic: “Lifting the Veil on Historic Tax Credits” with Kim Campbell. www.historicmacon.org.

WESTERN SQUARE DANCERS OF MACON SQUARE DANCE CLUB

7-9 p.m., Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road. Caller: Tom Wood. 478-935-8364. Free to anyone who is a member of any square dance club.

FRIDAY

MAY 22

SUMMER ICE SKATING

5 p.m., Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. $12; group rates available. Concessions for sale. 478-751-9232. www.maconcentreplex.com.

MUSIC AT THE MOUNT

7 p.m., Mount de Sales Academy’s Zuver Center Amphitheatre, 851 Orange St. Live music from Mingo Fishtrap. $10. Optional dinner for an additional $10. www.musicatthemount.com.

“VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE”

8 p.m., Theatre Macon, 438 Cherry St. Directed by Jim Crisp. $25 adults; $18 seniors; $15 students up to age 22. 478-746-9485. www.theatremacon.com.

“FERRIS BUELLER’S DAY OFF” MOVIE

8 p.m., Luther Williams Field, Central City Park, downtown Macon. Bring blankets and chairs or sit in the stands. Concessions for sale, but outside food and drink are permitted. Free. 478-751-9280.

SKY OVER MACON

8 p.m., Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Explore the constellations visible from Middle Georgia, then see a live presentation in the planetarium. Free with museum admission of $5-$10. www.masmacon.com. 478-477-3232.

“SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY”

8 p.m., Rose Theater, (see Friday, May 15).

SATURDAY

MAY 23

MINIATURE GOLF TOURNAMENT

10 a.m., Indian Springs State Park, 678 Lake Clark Road, Flovilla. Show off your skills at mini golf with this annual tournament. $5 per person, plus $5 per car parking fee. 770-504-2277.

FAMILY FARM DAY

10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Jarrell Plantation Historic Site, 711 Jarrell Plantation Road, Juliette. The farm comes to life with volunteers demonstrating crafts and chores of the past. $4-$6.50. www.georgiastateparks.org.

SUMMER ICE SKATING

11 a.m. and 5 p.m., Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. $12; group rates available. Concessions for sale. 478-751-9232. www.maconcentreplex.com.

COMEDY AND COOKING WITH THE HEAVENLY QUEENS OF COMEDY

1 p.m., Robinson Home Store, 470 First St. Featuring Jill Elliott and Chef Audrey. Benefits Joshua’s Wish. $35, includes three-course meal, recipes and instructions. 478-361-3541.

“SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY”

8 p.m., Rose Theater, (see Friday, May 15).

“VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE”

8 p.m., Theatre Macon, (see Friday, May 22).

SUNDAY

MAY 24

SUMMER ICE SKATING

Noon, Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. $12; group rates available. Concessions for sale. 478-751-9232. www.maconcentreplex.com.

FORT HAWKINS HISTORIC SITE

Noon-4 p.m., Maynard Street at Emery Highway. Explore the early American frontier fort, Blockhouse Replica and archaeological dig site. 478-742-3003. www.forthawkins.com. Free.

“SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY”

2 p.m., Rose Theater, (see Friday, May 15).

“VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE”

2:30 p.m., Theatre Macon, (see Friday, May 22).

NT LIVE: “MAN AND SUPERMAN”

3 p.m., Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Broadcast live from Britain’s National Theatre. $20 adults; $15 students and seniors. 478-742-2000.

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