BLACK HISTORY MONTH EVENTS
BLACK HISTORY MONTH FILM SERIES
7:30 p.m. Feb. 26: "War Room," Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Featuring black-centric films. 478-742-2000. www.douglasstheatre.org. Free.
BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION THROUGH MUSIC
7 p.m. Feb. 26, All Saints Episcopal Church, 1708 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Presented in partnership with St. Luke's Episcopal Church of Fort Valley. 478-714-5903.
COTTON AVENUE ROLL
10 a.m.-noon Feb. 27, tour begins and ends at Ruth Hartley Mosley Center, 626 Spring St. Join Historic Macon for a trolley tour of Cotton Avenue in honor of Black History Month. The tour will begin with a breakfast reception. George Muhammad will lead the tour and take participants inside some of the properties featured in the new walking tour brochure. Spots are limited on the trolley and will be filled in the order in which guests arrive at the center. www.historicmacon.org.
BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROGRAM
3 p.m. Feb. 28, St. Peter Claver Catholic Church Drexel Center, Ward Street. Light refreshments will be served. 478-742-1087.
"THINK PINK" MINI-FESTIVAL
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 27, Riverside United Methodist Church, 735 Pierce Ave. Peggy Whyte will be painting car windows, visits from Petals the Poodle and Cherry Blossom Festival royalty. Face painting for kids, refreshments for sale, and music by Park Pickers Band (11 a.m.) and Still Cruising (1:30 p.m.). www.cherryblossom.com.
FESTIVAL OF CAMELLIAS
10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday, 1-4:30 p.m. Sunday, throughout February, Massee Lane Gardens, 100 Massee Lane, Fort Valley. Guests will enjoy an informational video on camellias and the gardens and a self-guided tour of the gardens, porcelain galleries and greenhouse. Children are encouraged to participate in free garden scavenger hunt during their visit. Competitive camellia show: Feb. 27-28; blooms will be accepted from 7:30-10:30 a.m. Feb. 27; expert bloom preparation assistance is available to novice exhibitors from 7:30-9 a.m.; any individual may exhibit; the show is open to the public from 1-4 p.m. both days; Tommy Martin, 404-561-3880; free. For a complete schedule, visit www.americancamellias.com. Massee Lane Gardens' admission is $5 adults, $4 seniors, free for children under 12 and American Camellia Society members.
March 12-13, downtown Forsyth. Arts-and-crafts shows, food, sporting tournaments, live entertainment, a kid's corner, a fashion show and more. For a detailed schedule, visit www.forsythiafestival.com.
CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL
March 25-April 3, several venues in Macon. Parade, special music events, fun and games in Central City Park, annual bed race, arts and crafts, food trucks and more. For a detailed schedule, visit www.cherryblossom.com.
STATE FARMERS MARKET
8 a.m.-dark daily, 2055 Eisenhower Parkway. Farmers selling fresh produce, as well as dealers year-round.
9 a.m.-1 p.m. March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11, July 9 and Aug. 13, Wesleyan College front campus. 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. 478-757-5233. Free admission.
BOLINGBROKE FARMERS MARKET
3-6 p.m. first, third and fifth Tuesdays, parking lot of the Country Oaks Farm and Pet Supply, Bolingbroke. A food-only market featuring grass-fed beef, pork and organic chicken, organic produce, farm fresh eggs, jellies and jams, and bakery products. www.bolingbrokefarmersmarket.com.
3:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, Tattnall Square Park. Locally grown and produced vegetables, dairy, meat, desserts and more. Free to attend. www.chwg.org.
INTERNATIONAL CITY FARMERS MARKET
1-6 p.m. Thursday, Watson Boulevard and Maple Street, in front of Perkins Field, Warner Robins. Featuring Georgia-grown/made foods. Local, seasonal produce, meat, milk and more. 478-225-7626.
FORT VALLEY FARMERS MARKET
8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, next to the railroad tracks on Lowe Street, Fort Valley. Local produce and plants for sale. 478-825-5286.
CALVARY COMMUNITY CHAPEL
6 p.m. Feb. 27, 5483 Columbus Road. Concert to benefit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Featuring the Whisnants and New Grace, with special guest Jeff Cleghorn. 478-808-1604.
DOWN EAST BOYS
6:30 p.m. Feb. 27, Bethany Baptist Church, Bolingbroke. www.downeastboys.com. 478-974-0002. Love offering.
FESTIVAL OF PRAISE
7 p.m. March 11, Greater Little Rock Baptist Church, 2046 Felton Ave. Featuring recording artist Bishop J.D. Means, the Greater Little Rock Baptist Church Mass Choir, the Gospel Motivators and the New Silver Stars of Macon. 478-743-5616. firstname.lastname@example.org. $10 advance, $15 at door; $5 advance, $7.50 at door for ages 5-12; free for children under 5.
MUSIC AND VARIETY
THE STRANGER: BILLY JOEL TRIBUTE
8 p.m. Feb. 27, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. Tickets are available at www.CoxCapitolTheatre.com or by calling 478-257-6391. $15 general admission.
7:30 p.m. Feb. 27, Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. With Kelsea Ballerini. Tickets are available at www.ticketmaster.com, at the Coliseum box office and 800-745-3000. www.BillyCurrington.com. $30.50-$40.50.
2 FINGER JESTER ANNIVERSARY SHOW
10:30 p.m. Feb. 27, the Hummingbird Stage and Taproom, 430 Cherry St. 2 Finger Jester celebrates their 15th anniversary show as well as celebrating life of former band member Sean Casey. 478-741-9130.
8 p.m. March 5, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. Tickets are available at www.CoxCapitolTheatre.com or by calling 478-257-6391. $17 advance, $20 day of show.
8 p.m. March 10, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. Tickets are available at www.CoxCapitolTheatre.com or by calling 478-257-6391. $32.
8 p.m. March 12, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. Tickets are available at www.CoxCapitolTheatre.com or by calling 478-257-6391. $32-$38.
ONE NIGHT STAND COMEDY TOUR
8 p.m. March 12, City Auditorium, 415 First St. Featuring Kier "Junior" Spates, Bill Bellamy, Robert Powell and Tony Roberts. $53. www.ticketmaster.com.
EDGAR LOUDERMILK BLUEGRASS BAND
7:30 p.m. March 18, potluck dinner and concert at Joe's house. Featuring Jeff Autry. Limited seating. RSVP to www.acousticproductions.com for directions and more details. Suggested donation of $20 per person goes directly to the artist.
DOO-WOP AND ROCK FESTIVAL
7:30 p.m. March 19, Grand Opera House, 651 Mulberry St. Featuring the Drifters, the Crystals, Dennis Tufano and the Reflections. 478-301-5470. www.festival16.com.
8 p.m. March 23-24, Cox Capitol Theatre, 382 Second St. Featuring Allman Brothers Band members Butch Trucks and Jaimoe, celebrating the band's music and legacy. Tickets are available at www.CoxCapitolTheatre.com or at the Rookery. www.lesbrersband.com. $26-$31.
7 p.m. March 25, the Library Ballroom, 652 Mulberry St. With The World Famous Walnut Street Dixie, Racing and Marching Society Jazz Band. Cash bar. www.libraryballroom.com. $10, or two for $15.
POETIC PEACE OPEN MIC NIGHTS
8 p.m.-midnight every first and third Wednesday, Midtown Key Club, 435 Third St. Open mic for poets, musicians, singers, comedians, lyrical emcees and more. Hosted by Y-O with DJ Ron and Soulistic. 478-719-2054. $5.
MACON SHAG CLUB
6 p.m. Thursday, Holiday Inn Macon North, 3953 River Place Drive. 478-960-7938. Free.
8 p.m. Friday, Disabled American Veterans Chapter 9, 4493 Houston Ave. Featuring the Winchester Band. 478-784-1454. $7.
8:30 p.m. Saturday, VFW Post 658, 4864 Harrison Road. Featuring the Southern Country Band. Singles welcome. 478-474-3663. $7.
PAIRS AND SPARES SQUARE DANCE
6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday (except for holidays), North Macon Park Recreation Center, North Macon Park Drive. Caller is Lee Dixon. Free to anyone who is a member of any square dance club. 478-477-6863.
WESTERN SQUARE DANCERS OF MACON SQUARE DANCE CLUB
7-9 p.m., the first, third, and fifth Thursday, Howard Community Club, 5645 Forsyth Road. Caller: Tom Wood. 478-935-8364. Free to anyone who is a member of any square dance club.
ROBINS RAMBLERS SQUARE DANCE CLUB
7-9 p.m. Tuesday (except the third Tuesday of each month), Warner Robins Recreation Center, 800 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. Caller is Bud Whitten. 478 235-9200. Free to anyone who is a member of any square dance club.
IRISH REELERS SQUARE DANCE CLUB
7:30-9:30 p.m. second and fourth Friday of each month, Southwest Laurens Elementary School, 1799 Ga. 117, Rentz. Caller: Lee Dixon. 478-293-8771. Free to anyone who is a member of any square dance club.
OAK GROVE JAMBOREE & OPRY HOUSE
6:30-10 p.m. Friday, Oak Grove Community Center, 1134 Ga. 126 South, Cochran. Dancing and country music with the Foskey Family Band and the Faulk Family Band. 478-308-4559. Free.
OLE CLINTON OPRY
5:30-10 p.m. Friday, 215 Old Ga. 18, Gray. This week: 5 p.m. Jewel Knight Show, 6 p.m. House Band, 7 p.m. Ray Knigthton and Wanelle Collins and the Phoenix Band. 478-825-4118 or www.clintonopry.com. Free; donations accepted.
HOLLONVILLE OPRY HOUSE
6:30 p.m. Saturday, Ga. 362, Hollonville. 770-228-4832 or www.hollonvilleopry.com. Free; operated on donations.
4-9 p.m. Saturday, south onto Powersville Road off Ga. 247 Connector between Warner Robins and Ga. 49. This week: 4:20 p.m. Powersville Opry House Band, 6 p.m. Gospel Gazette, 7 p.m. Ray Knighton and Wanelle Collins with the Phoenix Band. Also open 7 p.m. Monday night, jam and open mic. 478-328-0678 or www.powersvilleopry.com. Free.
WAGON HOUSE OPRY
6:30-10 p.m. second, third and fifth Saturday of each month, 699 Altman Road, Haddock. Contact Randy, 478-363-1274. Free; donations accepted.
JULIETTE OPRY HOUSE
5:30 p.m. every first Saturday, front porch local bluegrass jam; 7 p.m., open mic stage show; 8 p.m., headliner stage show. Ga. 87, Juliette. Call 478-335-3895 for tickets or buy online at www.acousticproductions.com. $17.
MACON FILM GUILD
Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 2 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. March 13: "Youth." April 10: "45 Years." 478-742-2000. www.maconfilmguild.org. $5.
"REMEMBER WHEN" MUSICAL CONCERT
7 p.m. Feb. 27, Liberty United Methodist Church, 6511 Houston Road. Sponsored by the Liberty United Methodist Women for missions. Featuring music from the 1950s-'90s. 478-550-2460. $8.
FAIRY TALE BALL
5-8 p.m. Feb. 27, the Blacksmith Shop, 665 Poplar St. Tickets are available at Warno Cam Paints, 2379 Ingleside Ave., and Yesterday's Antique Market, 4821 Sheraton Drive. Benefits Rooms from the Heart. 478-954-9036. $35.
BLIND WINE TASTING
7 p.m. Feb. 27, Signature Salon, 1520 Bass Road. Teams of four bring four of the same bottle of wine, taste your way around the event, and then vote for your favorite. If your team wins, you take home one bottle of each wine at the party. Benefits the Jay's HOPE Foundation. For more information, visit www.jayshope.org or call 478-238-6360. Individual tickets are available at the door for $30.
UNDY 5K RUN/WALK
9 a.m. March 5, Wesleyan College. Hosted by the Coliseum Cancer Institute to celebrate Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Racers will wear their underwear on the outside of their race attire as a tongue-in-cheek reference to the area on the body affected by colon cancer. There will also be a kids' fun run and activities. All survivors of colon cancer are encouraged to run and will receive free registration. www.undyrunwalk.org.
KOMEN CENTRAL GEORGIA SWING FOR THE CURE GOLF CLASSIC
10:30 a.m. check-in, 11:30 a.m. lunch, 1 p.m. shotgun start, March 11, Southern Landings Golf Club, 309 Stathams Way, Warner Robins. Register teams at www.komencentralga.org. 478-390-4828. $320 for a team of four, includes golf with cart, range balls, goodie bag and lunch.
PEACH ROAD RACE
8 a.m. March 12, Medical Center of Peach County, 1960 Ga. 247 Connector, Byron. Run the 5K or 10.5K. Immediately following the race, MCPC will host a health fair with free health screenings, health and safety demonstrations, and exhibits from local vendors. The health fair will last until noon. Register for the races online at www.racerpal.com. $20 until March 10; $25 race day.
FUNDRAISING BAKE SALE
9 a.m.-1 p.m. March 12, during the Wesleyan Market, Wesleyan College, 4760 Forsyth Road. To benefit breast cancer survivor Mary Ann Steinbach. Lori Pointer, 478-757-5121.
APPALACHIAN CRAFT FAIR
8 a.m.-4 p.m. March 12, Byron United Methodist Church, 103 West Heritage Blvd., Byron. Baskets, woven rugs, dolls, flowers, beeswax candles, jewelry, jams, jellies, note cards, hand painted gourds, woven place mats, toys, Christmas ornaments and more. All proceeds go help those in an area where unemployment is 50 percent or more. 478-956-5717.
"I AM RUTH HARTLEY MOSLEY"
6-8 p.m. March 19, 3-5 p.m. March 20, Ruth Hartley Mosley Women's Center, 626 Spring St. Featuring actors in character re-tracing the life of Ruth Hartley Mosley. Patrons also will be treated to an educational tour of the historic site and light refreshments. Proceeds benefit the center. Space is limited. 478-742-6409. $20.
BUILDING THE BELOVED COMMUNITY SYMPOSIUM
Mercer University. 8:30 a.m. Feb. 26: Breakfast in the Fellowship Hall of Centenary United Methodist Church, with speaker Macon-Bibb County Sheriff David Davis. 10 a.m. Feb. 26: Keynote Address No. 2 in Newton Hall: "Continuing the Beloved Community," by Vivian. 11 a.m. Feb. 26: Breakout sessions in Newton Hall. Noon Feb. 26: Wrap-up lunch in Newton Hall, with speaker the Rev. David Gushee, distinguished university professor of Christian ethics and director of the Center for Theology and Public Life. Admission to all sessions is free. Reservations are required for meals. Call or e-mail Trish Dunaway at 478-475-9506 or email@example.com by Feb. 22.
WADDELL BARNES BOTANICAL GARDENS SPRING SYMPOSIUM
8:30 a.m.-2:45 p.m. Feb. 27, room 112, Professional Sciences and Conference Center, Middle Georgia State University. Speakers will include Jim Fowler, Allan Armitage, Mickey Taylor, Shannon Harris, William Khoury and Dan Miller. Online registration and additional information about speaker topics are available at www.mga.edu/botanical. 478-471-4770. $40 advance, $50 at door, includes continental breakfast, lunch and afternoon break.
MILLIE'S STORY TIME
The Cannonball House, 856 Mulberry St. 11 a.m.-noon Feb. 27: Learn about the "Adventures of Huck Finn" with hands-on activities in the back yard (if weather permits). $1. 478-745-5982.
POET FRANK X. GASPAR
Medical School Auditorium, Mercer University, 1220 College St. "Late Rapturous": 7 p.m. Feb. 29; a public presentation of recent poems. A Double Life: "The Poet/Novelist": 7 p.m. March 22; a discussion on the challenges and reward of working in radically different genres. Gordon Johnston, director of creative writing, 478-301-2588 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Free.
"BLESSED ARE THE CRAZY"
6:30 p.m. March 2, Centenary United Methodist Church, 1290 College St. Breaking the silence about mental illness, family and church. Featuring artist Mary Button and author Sarah Griffith Lund with a conversation about mental illness in their life followed by a panel discussion with judge Verda Colvin.
WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH LUNCHEON
Noon March 3, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Macon native and celebrated author Tina McElroy Ansa will be the keynote speaker. 478-742-2000. www.douglasstheatre.org. $15; $125 table for eight.
OLD BOOK SALE
10 a.m.-7 p.m. March 3-4, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 5, noon-5 p.m. March 6, Central City Park. More than 100,000 books at bargain prices. Profits go to support the public library system and the literacy effort in the community. Hosted by the Friends of the Library. Free admission and parking. www.friendsofthelibrarymacon.com.
6:30 p.m. refreshments and networking, 7 p.m. program, March 8, Trinity United Methodist Church, 129 S. Houston Road, Warner Robins. In recognition of International Women's Day, Christopher Cairney, professor in the English Department at Middle Georgia State University, will discuss "Turkish Women and Education Through the Eyes of an American Fullbright Scholar." Guests welcome. 478-953-0201. www.houstonpeach-ga.aauw.net.
OLD BOOK SALE
8 a.m.-6 p.m. March 11-12, M.E. Roden Library, 151 Commerce St., Hawkinsville. Hardcover books $1, paperback books 50 cents, vintage books slightly higher. This is an official Peaches-to-the-Beaches event. 478-892-3155. Free admission.
ELAINE NEIL ORR
11:15 a.m. March 15, Taylor Amphitheater, Wesleyan College. Reading: 7 p.m. March 17, Benson Room, Candler Alumnae Center. The Campbell-Stripling Distinguished Writer-in-Residence is a writer of fiction, memoir and poetry. 478-757-5181. Free.
COOKING FOR A LIFETIME SCHOOL
10 a.m.-1 p.m. March 15, Cancer Life Center, Peyton Anderson Center, Navicent Health, 800 First St. Women will learn information about appropriate screening for different cancers with particular emphasis on breast, cervical and colorectal cancer and receive step-by-step instruction on how to cook easy, healthy and delicious meals, learn what foods may lower cancer risk and taste samples from the live food demonstrations. Free. www.navicenthealth.org.
10 a.m.-1 p.m. March 19, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Presented by Jack and Jill of America Inc. Macon Chapter, and 100 Black Men of Macon-Middle Georgia. 478-742-2000. www.douglasstheatre.org. Free.
MISS GEORGIA PEACH SCHOLARSHIP
March 19, Pettigrew Center, Fort Valley State University, Fort Valley. Any Georgia girl age 4-24 is eligible to enter. Queens serve as the official ambassadors of the Georgia Peach Festival and industry and are honored at the Georgia Capitol. Deadline to enter: March 12. Only 15 entries accepted per age group. 478-923-3846. www.missgeorgiapeach.org. email@example.com.
"HELPING HANDS, HELPING PEOPLE" YOUTH AND FAMILY DAY EVENT
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 27, Buck Melton Community Center, 150 Sessions Drive. Featuring youth and family service providers, entertainment, panel discussions, food and beverages, door prizes and more. 478-743-2587. Free.
JARRELL PLANTATION HISTORIC SITE
711 Jarrell Plantation Road, Juliette. "You Can! Winter Canning Workshop": 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 27; discussion of proper canning techniques, safety and a hands-on step-by-step recipe; space is limited; call to register in advance; $10, includes all canning materials, historic site admission for the day, and a ranger-led tour of the plantation. Antique Steam Engine Demonstration: 2-4 p.m. March 5; see our stationary steam engine in action; $6.50 adults, $6 seniors (62+), $4 youth (ages 6-17), free for children under 6. 478-986-5172. www.gastateparks.org/JarrellPlantation.
NEIGHBORS THROUGH HISTORY
Feb. 27, the Cannonball House, 856 Mulberry St. 10-11 a.m. Tours. 11 a.m.: Celebrate Robert Louis Stevenson's "Treasure Island" with story time in the front parlors, followed by a craft, snacks and a chance to plunder the grounds in search of treasure in a historic scavenger hunt. 12:30-3:30 p.m.: Living history demonstrations featuring re-enactors sharing what life was like for the residents of Macon in the 1850s and 1860s. 478-745-5982. In conjunction, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., the Hay House, 934 Georgia Ave., will be offering free tours, family activities and demonstrations/displays focusing on domestic life in the 19th century. www.hayhousemacon.org. 478-742-8155. Free.
DISTINGUISHED YOUNG WOMEN OF MONROE-BIBB SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
6:30 p.m. Feb. 27, Stone Edge Church, 5659 Zebulon Road. High school senior girls from across Monroe and Bibb counties will compete for cash scholarships, college scholarships and the opportunity to represent the Monroe-Bibb local area as the Distinguished Young Women of Monroe-Bibb class of 2017. The winner will advance to the state level. 478-390-5606. $8 advance; $9 at door.
INDIAN SPRINGS STATE PARK
678 Lake Clark Road, Flovilla. Museum Tours: 2-4 p.m. March 5. Tour the museum, learn about the park, its history and upcoming events; free. A $5 per car parking fee is required for all events. 770-504-2277.
Museum of Arts and Sciences, 4182 Forsyth Road. Presented by the Navicent Health Foundation in collaboration with the museum. A day of scavenger hunts, nature walks and hands-on activities. March 5: Kids' Teddy Bear Clinic for sick and injured teddy bears. Admission to the museum will be free. www.masmacon.org.
HARLEM GLOBE TROTTERS 90TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR
7 p.m. March 8, Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. Witness the ball handling wizardry, basketball artistry and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that thrills fans of all ages. $22-$75; bench seats at $238. www.ticketmaster.com.
Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. 4:30-7 p.m. and 8-10:30 p.m. March 11; 1-3:30 p.m., 4:30-7 p.m. and 8-10:30 p.m. March 12; 1-3:30 p.m. and 4:30-7 p.m. March 13; 10 p.m. (after game) March 17-18, 24 and 26; 7 p.m. (after game) March 20 and 27. Doors open 30 minutes prior to each session. Non-skating guests admitted free. Concessions available. For after-game skates, the start of skate session is dependent upon when the hockey game ends. Schedule subject to change. www.maconcentreplex.com. 478-752-9232. Regular admission is $10 per person; after-game admission is $10 per person without game stub or $8 per person with game stub; $8 per person with military ID; group rates available.
AN ENCHANTING EVENING
5:30-9:30 p.m. March 11, Lizella Baptist Church, 2950 S. Lizella Road, Lizella. Special needs spring formal hosted by the G.O.A.L. Ministry. Dinner, music and dancing and portraits. Special assistance is available regarding sizing and acquisition of formal wear and for hair and make-up. RSVP by March 7 to Patricia Stevens, 478-935-8632. www.lizellabaptist.com. Free.
"PEACHES TO THE BEACHES" YARD SALE
8 a.m.-6 p.m. March 11-12. Georgia's longest yard sale will take place along U.S. 341/Golden Isles Parkway. Featuring vendors selling everything from antiques and locally crafted items to traditional yard sale fare. Official yard sale sites will be located in Barnesville, Culloden, Roberta, Fort Valley, Perry, Hawkinsville, Eastman, McRae, Hazlehurst, Baxley, Odum and Jesup. www.peachestothebeaches.com.
9 a.m.-noon March 12, Medical Center of Peach County, 1960 Ga. 247 Connector, Byron. Free blood pressure, body fat analysis, cholesterol screenings and more; $10 lipid profile and $25 PSA. 478-654-2000.
MACON MAYHEM HOCKEY HOME GAMES
Macon Coliseum, 200 Coliseum Drive. 7:30 p.m. March 17 vs. Knoxville. 7:30 p.m. March 18 vs. Louisiana. 4:30 p.m. March 20 vs. Huntsville. 7:30 p.m. March 24 vs. Pensacola. 7:30 p.m. March 26 vs. Fayetteville. 7:30 p.m. March 27 vs. Fayetteville. $10-$18. www.maconmayhem.pointstreaksites.com.
"THE ART AND LEGACY OF QUILTS"
9 a.m.-5 p.m. March 18-19, Vineville United Methodist Church, 2045 Vineville Ave. Presented by the Heart of Georgia Quilt Guild. The show will include more than 100 quilts, vendors, demonstrations, raffle quilt and raffle baskets. firstname.lastname@example.org. $7.
HIGH FALLS STATE PARK
76 High Falls Park Drive, Jackson. Glow-N-Dark Easter Egg Hunt: 7-8:30 p.m. March 26; hunt for more than 4,000 glowing eggs, plus carnival-style games and s'mores. Registration is required and space is limited; $5. A $5 per car parking fee is required for all events. 478-993-3053.
9 a.m. March 27, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Presented by Universal Light Christian Center. 478-742-2000. www.douglasstheatre.org. Free.
"SWIPE RIGHT NIGHT: A SPEED DATING EVENT"
7 p.m. March 29, the Hummingbird, 430 Cherry St. Each round will be four minutes long; limited to 20 people. To sign up, email Brandon@TheBirdStage.com. $10, includes snacks and one complimentary beverage.
ETHNIC AWARDS GALA
6 p.m. April 9, Douglass Theatre, 355 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Presented by Willis Slater Productions. 478-742-2000. www.douglasstheatre.org. Free.