Out & About

10 Days Calendar

FRIDAY

MAY 29

KENTUCKY HEADHUNTERS

8 p.m., Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. See the famed Southern rock band live in concert. $25-$480. www.coxcapitoltheatre.com. 877-987-6487.

“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.

NIGHT HIKE

8:30-9:30 p.m., picnic shelter 4, High Falls State Park, 76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson. Join the park’s naturalist for a guided hike on the Falls Trail. Bring a flashlight and water. $5 per person, plus $5 per car parking. 478-993-3053.

BIG SHOALS

10:30 p.m., Hummingbird Stage and Taproom, 430 Cherry St. Hear the rock band from Gainesville, Florida, that’s opened for Patterson Hood and other great Southern bands. $5. www.hummingbirdmacon.com.

SATURDAY

MAY 30

AMERSON RIVER PARK GRAND RE-OPENING

11 a.m.-7 p.m., Amerson River Park, off Riverside Drive. Park at Hutchings Career Center, 2011 Riverside Drive, and take the free shuttle. Kids activities all day; opening ceremony at 11 a.m.; music starts at 3 p.m. Food trucks all day. Free.

“THE BIT WAY” MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL

11 a.m.-9 p.m., Oconee River Greenway, Milledgeville. Music by the Norm, Free Lance Ruckus, Hott with Harry Leggs, the Matt Brantley Band and more. Inflatables, local produce, arts and crafts, concessions for sale. www.facebook.com/TheBitWay. Free admission.

CHEF HUGH ACHESON BOOK SIGNING

2 p.m., Robinson Home, 470 First St. Chef Hugh Acheson will sign his book “The Broad Fork Cookbook” and host a cooking demonstration. Free. $35 VIP passes available, includes a copy of the cookbook, reserved seating and priority signing line placement. 478-738-0610.

“FRONT PORCH FAITH”

6 p.m., Macon “E” Church, 5399 Hartley Bridge Road. Christian comedy with a Gospel message by Val and Ed Elliott. Presented by the Daily Bread Drama Team. Fellowship and refreshments follow the performance. 478-731-5538.

“YOU GET BACK WHAT YOU PUT OUT”

7:30 p.m., Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Urban comedy-drama starring Shelton Land and presented by Land Mindz Inc. Free. 478-742-2000. www.douglasstheatre.org.

“VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE”

8 p.m., Theatre Macon, (see Friday, May 29).

SUNDAY

MAY 31

HAY HOUSE

1-4 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.

PAWS ON THE FALLS

2-3 p.m., High Falls State Park, 76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson. Grab the leash and your favorite four-legged friend out for a walk on the trail and to meet new friends. Prizes for all the pups in attendance. $5 per dog, plus $5 per car parking. 478-993-3053.

JAZZ IN THE COURTYARD

7 p.m., Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Featuring the Ken Trimmins Jazz Quartet. Free. 478-742-2000. www.douglasstheatre.org.

MONDAY

JUNE 1

MUSEUM OF AVIATION

9 a.m.-5 p.m., Ga. 247 at Russell Parkway, Warner Robins. Explore aircraft in the museum, along with exhibits about WWII, the Korean War and more. Eat lunch in the cafe or have a picnic among the airplanes. Free. www.museumofaviation.org.

TUESDAY

JUNE 2

POLAR BEAR DEN

10:30 a.m., Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Story time plus crafts for ages 2-5. $5 per child; free for adults. www.masmacon.com. 478-477-3232.

WEDNESDAY

JUNE 3

OCONEE ARTISTS EXHIBITION

9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Marlor House, 201 N. Wayne St., Milledgeville. Last chance to see the exhibition featuring drawing, mixed media, painting, photography, print making and sculpture. Free. www.milledgevillealliedarts.com.

THURSDAY

JUNE 4

MACON-BIBB COUNTY ARTS ADVOCACY BREAKFAST

7:30-9 a.m., Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Hosted by the Macon Arts Alliance and featuring a light breakfast performances and keynote speaker Jennifer Cole. Free. Reservations required, www.maconartsalliance.org.

INTERNATIONAL CITY FARMERS MARKET

1-6 p.m., Watson Boulevard at Maple Street, Warner Robins. Featuring Georgia grown and produced foods, local produce, meat, milk and more. Free to attend. 478-225-7626.

SKETCHING

6-7 p.m., Nola Brantley Library, 721 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Bring a sketchbook and pencils. Free. 478-396-9198.

WINE TASTING

6-8 p.m., WineStyles, 6255 Zebulon Road, Suite 210. Try eight wines with light appetizers. $10. 478-474-9595. www.winestylesmacon.com.

FRIDAY

JUNE 5

“ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE” OPENING RECEPTION

5-8 p.m., the Gallery at Macon Arts Alliance, 486 First St. An exhibition featuring artists who recently moved to Middle Georgia. Light refreshments served. 478-743-6940. Free.

PROGRESSIVE WINE TASTING

5-8 p.m., downtown Perry. Benefits the Perry Downtown Merchants Association. Participants start the wine stroll at the parking lot on Carroll Street between Two Friends and James Farmer. $15 wristband gets one sample of wine at each participating venue. 478-224-1127.

ART ALEXAKIS OF EVERCLEAR

8 p.m., Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. The Everclear frontman will share stories from the road plus new songs. $15-$440. www.coxcapitoltheatre.com.

SATURDAY

JUNE 6

DAYLILY FESTIVAL

9 a.m.-7 p.m., 273 Railroad St., Gray. Music, arts and crafts vendors, food and games. Free. www.mainstreetgray.org.

JUNETEENTH FREEDOM FESTIVAL

10 a.m.-6 p.m., Mattie Hubbard Jones Park, 1944 Second Ave. Pleasant Hill Neighborhood reunion and tour of Linwood Cemetery (on Pursley Street) at 10 a.m. Free. 478-718-8067.

AL EVERIDGE JAMBOREE AND RAY MELTON MUSIC MAN AWARD

Noon-5 p.m., conference building at the Georgia State Farmers Market, 2055 Eisenhower Parkway. See the award presentation, plus hear local musicians and a fiddlers session. Refreshments served. Free. 478-955-2081.

STAND BATTLE ROYALE COMPETITION

1 p.m., Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. Presented by Dirt Road Entertainment. Cheer on the team with the best dance moves. $23 in advance; $28 at the door. 478-228-2174.

GEORGIA PEACH FESTIVAL

6 p.m., North Peach Park, Byron. Food vendors, live entertainment, music by the Doc Holliday Band. The 3D fireworks show starts at 9:45 p.m. Free. www.gapeachfestival.com.

AN EVENING WITH RICKEY SMILEY

8 p.m., City Auditorium, 415 First St. Comedian Rickey Smiley is guaranteed to bring the laughs. Plus, music by AJ the DJ. $43, $53 and $63. www.ticketmaster.com.

SUNDAY

JUNE 7

DAUSET TRAILS NATURE CENTER

Noon-7 p.m., 360 Mount Vernon Church Road, Jackson. Hike or bike the many miles of trails, feed the fish, visit the animals in the barnyard, have a picnic and more. Free. www.dausettrails.com.

BUDDY GREENE

4 p.m., Vineville United Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. Part of the Music and the Arts at Vineviile series. While there, explore the exhibit, “True Gris – A Writer’s Life,” about local writer Ed Grisamore. The performance and the exhibition are both free. 478-745-3331.

JUNETEENTH FREEDOM FESTIVAL

5-8:30 p.m., Homeland Village, 2910 Napier Ave. Community heritage book and film celebration, showcasing black authors, film pioneer Oscar Micheaux and the legacy of black filmmakers. Free. 478-718-8067.

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