9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, 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.
"PINK IS THE NEW GREEN" ST. PATRICK'S DAY CELEBRATION
7-10 p.m. Thursday, Blacksmith Shop, 665 Poplar St. DJ, food and beverage vendors. A Cherry Blossom Festival kick-off event. Free admission with ticket. Get tickets at www.cherryblossom.com.
MASTER GARDENER PLANT SALE
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, State Farmers Market, 2055 Eisenhower Parkway. Master Gardener-grown plants, shrubs and trees are available at bargain prices along with gardening advice. A Cherry Blossom Festival event. www.cherryblossom.com. 478-988-8344. Free admission.
8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Macon Little Theatre, 4220 Forsyth Road. Musical/comedy directed by Sylvia Haynie and Laura Voss. For reservations, call 478-477-3342 or 478-471-7529. Tickets are also available at www.maconlittletheatre.org. $20 adults, $15 seniors (60+), $10 students (ages 5-23).
CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL PARADE
3 p.m. Saturday, downtown Macon. Theme: "Rhapsody in Pink, a Southern Melody." A Cherry Blossom Festival event. Free. www.cherryblossom.com.