Vivid colors of yellow, red, and orange cover the trees and ground. Gusts of wind and cooler temperatures fill the air. This means fall is just around the corner. Alongside the beautiful scenery, autumn in middle Georgia is full of adventurous activities.
Here are three must attend festivals that provide activities for the whole family.
The Georgia National Fair
Date: October 6, 2016 - October 16, 2016
Time: Varies with Days
Location: Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter
401 Golden Isles Pkwy
Perry, GA 31069
The Georgia National Fair is well-known for its comprehensive youth and home and fine arts competitions and exhibits. The Georgia National Schoolhouse attracts students from throughout the state to tour the educational and livestock displays. The fair, October 6-16, 2016, features livestock and horse shows, competitive exhibits, food, rides and games, vendors, major concerts, street entertainers, family entertainment, circus, and nightly fireworks. Visit the website to plan your family fun: http://georgianationalfair.com/plan-you-fun/
Spirits in October
Date: October 20, 2016 – October 30, 2016
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Riverside Cemetery
1301 Riverside Drive
Macon, GA 31202
Spirits in October is a guided walking tour with actors representing the spirits of some of Macon’s fascinating characters and will include the popular ending reception in the Public Mausoleum.
Tours leave every 15 minutes. We recommend that you reserve your tickets online. Use the following link to purchase your tickets.
Date: October 21, 2016 – October
Time: Varies with Days
Location: Macon Parks & Recreation Department
150 Willie Smokie Glover Dr.
Macon, GA 31201
Enjoy craft beers from breweries around the state, as well as a great musical lineup Regional bands, and authentic Bavarian cuisine. For those serious about their ales, stouts, IPAs and the like to mix and mingle with participating brew masters over drinks, a brunch on Sunday lets you network with the brewers in a more intimate setting.
One hundred percent of the proceeds from Macon Octoberfest 2016 will benefit three inspiring local charities: Alzheimer’s Association Georgia Chapter; All About Animals Rescue and the L.H. Harris Ecology Center. To purchase your online visit, https://maconoctoberfest.com/buy-tickets/.
The fall colors, the fall weather, and all the fall activities in middle Georgia span far beyond these five events, but no kind of fun goes beyond the beauty of middle Georgia during any season. If you are looking for information about living in the middle Georgia area, contact Team Durden for more information about your housing needs in this beautiful Georgia area.
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Warner Robins, GA 31088
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