Celebrating Halloween isn’t limited to just Monday, October 31. There is plenty to do and celebrate in Downtown Macon this week!
Thriller Parade & Halloween Street Party
Saturday Oct. 29, 7-11PM at Cherry St. Plaza FREE!
Middle Georgia’s largest Halloween Street Party! The Thriller Dance parade in Downtown Macon has become an annual tradition, fun for the entire family! The pre-show starts at 7PM and the parade begins at 9PM, followed by the after party!
Spirits In October
Oct. 27-30th, 6-8:30pm, $15, 1301 Riverside Drive, Macon, GA 31201
Spirits In October is a family event where you watch actors in costume at graveside put a human face on history. Tours start every 15 minutes. Purchase your tickets online, here.
Halloween on First Street
Sat. Oct 29, 1-10PM, First Street, Downtown Macon
Halloween on First Street will be the best downtown stop for you and your family to enjoy the spookiest of holidays together! Trick or Treating for the Family 1-4PM, Back City Woods Live 7-10PM. Robinson Home will have BOGO Happy Hour from 4-7 for all glasses of wine and beer, Bloody Sangria all day, and there will be a drawing for a free seat in any cooking class. Just Tap’d will be hosting a costume contest, whoever wins will get a FREE Lazy Dog Summer Honey Lager for a month! Wear. Your dollar makes change. will have free face painting until 4 for the little monsters. The 567 Center for Renewal and Macon Arts Alliance will have goodies for Trick or Treat!
Legends and Lore of the Johnston-Felton-Hay House
Friday, Oct. 28, 6-9PM, $45, Age 18+, 934 Georgia Ave., Macon, GA 31201
Great date night activity for adults that includes a tour of the Hay House, Hall-Harris House, and wine and canapes in the Hay House’s historic dining room where board members and staff will be available to answer questions. Guests will also explore the nearby Hall-Harris House, site of the original Johnston Spring House. Tickets can be purchased, here.
Monsters and Models
Sat. Oct. 29th, 8-10PM, at Ampersand Guild, 503 5th St, Suite 200, Macon, GA 31201, Age 18+, $10 online, $15 at the door
Celebrate Halloween with Ampersand Guild and Dr. Sketchy’s Anti Art School and enjoy a fabulously scary evening of live model drawing, drinks, games, and weird fun! Com in costume for a free drink ticket, redeemable for an alcoholic or non-alcoholic drink of your choice. Tickets can be purchased, here.
The Hummingbird Halloween Costume Contest & Show
Saturday, Oct. 29, 10PM, $5, 430 Cherry St., Macon, GA 31201
The Hummingbird will have a Halloween costume contest during the show. Prizes include a $50 gift card to The Hummingbird, gift card to Downtown Grill, FREE pizza from Ingleside Village Pizza, and more! The categories will be best overall costume, best couple costume, and most offensive costume. All winners selected by the audience.