Macon Music at The 29th Annual Cherry Blossom Festival

Cherry Blossom Festival 2011If you live in Macon or have been before then you probably know that the International Cherry Blossom is one of the city’s largest events and easily one of the favorites! The festival is currently in its 29th year and this year’s events are easily the best yet. will be out and about this week taking photos, videos, and enjoying all of the fun activities, music, and art. There’s bound to be live music that caters to every person’s taste!

2011 Cherry Blossom Events

Third Street Park- presented by Atlanta Postal Credit Union
Yum! Yum! Free Pet Dairy Cherries & Cream Ice-Cream, Coca-Cola, live music and Carriage Rides courtesy of Jackson Automotive.
Where: Third Street Park
When: Monday, March 21- Friday, March 25.
Time: 11:30- 1:30 p.m.
Cost: Free admission

Party with a Purpose
*Presented by Ingram Entities. Supporting sponsors: The Cantrell Center for Physical Therapy and Wellness, Elite Realtors of Georgia and Mick & Anisa Driggers.
Start your weekend off right on Friday, March 25 with musical talent from Mark Schultz and special guests Jason Gray and David Klinkenberg.
Where: Southside Baptist Church- Warner Robins
Time: 7 p.m.
Cost: $10 general admission
Tickets at

Nightly Concerts at Central City Park
Wednesday, March 23- A2Z Band
Thursday, March 24- Mighty McFly
Friday, March 25- New South Players
Saturday, March 26- The Grapevine
Sunday, March 27- Bluegrass all day w/ Old Mill Road Band

Make sure to check out all the other great events going on in Downtown Macon this week to entertain the festival crowds!

Friday, March 25th Presents:
Robbers (New York City)
Citizen Insane (Macon)
Josh McGinty (Macon)
at The 567 – 533 Cherry St.
8pm – All Ages – $7

Saturday, March 26th

The Official Cherry Blossom Street Party
w/ BIG BOI (Outkast) and Jamey Johnson
Floco Torres & Jubee and the Morning After
5pm – 11pm – All Ages – 15$
Macon Terminal Station

Bragg Jam Presents: A Special Double Bill
w/ Corey Crowder Band & Ocha La Rocha
The Cox Capitol Theatre – 382 2nd St
All Ages – 8pm – $10

The 567 Presents:
The Smartpunk Tour w/
The Word Alive, Upon A Burning Body
Abandon All Ships, The Color Morale
For All Those Sleeping, and Alert The Messenger
The 567 – 533 Cherry St – 5:30pm – All Ages – $15