The City of Perry is preparing for the 25th Annual Dogwood Festival.
The city of Perry is slowly turning yellow in preparation for the 25th annual Dogwood Festival.
Saturday night's Cherry Blossom street party will move indoors to the Macon City Auditorium, due to expected poor weather.
The town named itself after the first post office in the area in 1812.
It's an event that happens both Saturdays of the festival at Central City Park.
Retired Major General Robert McMahon challenged 50 men to run in high heels, during a Cherry Blossom Festival event for breast cancer.
The grass is a little greener and the snack bar at the Bowden Golf Course is a little different, too. The changes are just in time for next week's Cherry Blossom Golf Tournament.
Jake Ferro stepped up from interim president to president and CEO of the Cherry Blossom Festival, Inc.
The fourth annual Big Bird Bash music festival will take place on Saturday, March 2, at Macon's Luther Williams Field.
The announcement comes less than a week after Richard Brewer resigned after 4 months on the job.
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The fair is open from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. daily and costs $5 to get in. Though kids 10 and under are free. In addition tot he crafts, helicopter rides, antiques and, of course, the food, there's also music.
Though the Georgia National Fair doesn't open until Thursday, October 4, 13WMAZ executive producer Pansy Hall went out a little early to sneak a peek at the set up for this, the 22nd annual edition.
The vigil opened Wednesday night after Priscilla Presley thanked the crowd for their enduring admiration of the rock 'n' roll icon.
Since the musical extravaganza started, the festival has given more than 150-thousand dollars to the community.
Hundreds made their way to Jones County to celebrate a festival that's been blooming for 90 years. Families enjoyed a fun day in the sun at the Daylily Festival in Gray.
13WMAZ's Amy Aubert interviewed the fair's new owner on Eyewitness News Mornin' about his hopes for the ten-day event.
This year's parade featured all sorts of floats and guests from around the world, the country, and central Georgia. Barbara Eden from 'I Dream of Jeannie' was the grand marshal.
The festival wrapped up Sunday with a closing ceremony on the lawn at Wesleyan College.
The streets were also filled with good food. Folks snacked on things like gyros, fried candy bars, and Italian sausage sandwiches.