45 Things To Do In Macon, GA

  1. Play some tunes at Capricorn Recording Studio’s interactive display.
  2. Attempt the Bear Mace Wing Challenge at Bearfoot Tavern.
  3. Take a tour of the Hay House.
  4. Take a “Try Scuba” class with Divers Supply.
  5. Enjoy one of Urban Air’s many attractions like go karting, laser tag or trampolines.
  6. Take a pottery class with Macon Mud.
  7. Explore Gottwals Books huge inventory of used or new books.
  8. Smoke hookah at Cherry St. Hookah.
  9. Visit Ocmulgee Mounds and tour the museum or visit the mounds.
  10. Take one of Rock Candy’s themed tours.
  11. Shop till you drop at Smiley’s Flea Market.
  12. Jump on trampolines at Sky Zone.
  13. Paint rocks and hide them with “Macon GA Rocks”.
  14. Enjoy a photo worthy milk shake at Marble Slab.
  15. Explore a cave near Linwood Cemetery.
  16. Go on a wine excursion with Middle Georgia.
  17. Learn about the Allman Brothers at the Big House Museum.
  18. Enjoy a craft beer and do a DIY art activity at StARTup Studios.
  19. Absorb the rich art and history of African American’s at the Tubman Museum.
  20. Skateboard at Central City Skatepark.
  21. Experience the Sauna Dome at Spatique.
  22. Dig into a flight of flavored water ice at Macon Water Ice.
  23. Take a yoga class with Sparks Yoga.
  24. Bowl, climb a wall, or use bumper cars at Pin Strikes Macon.
  25. Pay respects at Rose Hill Cemetery where the Allman Brothers Band is buried.
  26. Ice skate at Macon Centerplex.
  27. Visit the Planetarium at the Museum of Arts and Sciences.
  28. Have a drink and get entertained at Macon’s Dueling Piano Bar.
  29. Enjoy genuine soul food at H&H Soul Food Restaurant.
  30. Request to tour the Museum of Technology.
  31. Smoke a cigar in Vineville Beverage & Cigar’s lounge.
  32. Have a staycation at the 1842 Inn a bed and breakfast decorated in antiques and period furniture.
  33. Take a hike to the grotto or wait for the Museum of Arts and Sciences to host a tour.
  34. Watch a movie at AmStar Cinemas.
  35. Shop for antiques at the Payne Mill Antique Mall.
  36. Go on a river tour with Ocmulgee Expeditions.
  37. Exchange books at various Little Library locations.
  38. If you’re a student at Mercer, climb a ladder of the tallest tower in Mercer’s Tower Room and get a birds eye view of Macon.
  39. Golf at Oakview Golf Course.
  40. Enjoy a drink and play arcade games at Reboot Retrocade.
  41. Learn more about Wesleyan College’s Underground Tunnels.
  42. Take a boxing class with Macon Bibb United Boxing Club.
  43. Climb an indoor rock wall with Macon Rocks Climbing.
  44. Have a drink and paint on a mural with X-ART Sip and Paint.
  45. Try unique foods at Island Pot like cow foot or goat.

2 responses to “45 Things To Do In Macon, GA”

  1. There may be a bomb shelter or two at Wesleyan College in Macon, but the link above is about Wesleyan University in Connecticut.


    1. Oops! You’re right – Thank you for pointing it out! Wesleyan College had bomb shelters in the 1940’s and now they are mostly used for storage.


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