The weekend's almost here, and that means it's time to learn about the top five things happening in Central Georgia.

Macon's Friends of the Library Old Book Sale

When: Thursday - Sunday, March 1-4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Central City Park at 115 Willie Smokie Glover Dr.

Cost: FREE

Forsythia Blues Festival

When: Sunday, March 4 from 7-10 p.m.

Where: Monroe Co. Fine Arts Center at 27 Brooklyn Ave. in Forsyth

Cost: $20

Cris Jacobs with Shana Hargrove and Dwayne Boswell Concert

When: Sunday, March 4 at 8 p.m.

Where: Creek Stage at the Rookery at 543 Cherry St.

Cost: $12

First Friday Opening Reception and Book Signing

When: Friday, March 2 from 5-9 p.m.

Where: Travis Jean Emporium at 522 Cherry St.

Cost: FREE

Mel Washington Concert

When: Friday, March 2 at 8 p.m.

Where: Society Garden at 2389 Ingleside Ave.

Cost: FREE