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Autumn: Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes Galore

Autumn: Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes Galore

Where to Go for Your Pumpkins:

  • Elliott Farms, Lizella: features a pumpkin patch, tractor hay rides, snacks, farm animals. Opens in October Call 478-935-8180 for more information.
  • Best Nursery's Pumpkin Patch, Harris County:  Open Oct 1-Nov 16. Call 706-327-1515 for information. 
  • Troup Corn, Laurens County: Features corn maze, hay ride, pumpkin patch and a mini-maze. Call 478-272-8170. Opens Saturday, Sept 24.
  • Twin Oaks Fun Farm, Monroe County. Features pumpkins and a corn maze. Open Oct. 1-Oct. 31
  • Our Cotton Pickin' Christmas Tree Farm, Hawkinsville. Check their Facebook page for updates.Pick your own pumpkin from the patch. Also enjoy cider or cocoa on the porch while the kids climb the hay mountain. Open 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Your Guide to This Weekend

Your Guide to This Weekend

Friday, September 23:

  • MOPS Consignment Sale in Warner Robins, starts at 9 a.m. at Southside Baptist in Kathleen at 101 Bear Branch Rd.
  • Friday Fest in Downtown Macon: check for live music at Third St. Park
  • Mystery Road and The Lee Boys perform in Griffin at The Cavern, 8 p.m.
  • Saint Francis performs at The Hummingbird in Downtown Macon.
  • Ride to End Alzheimer's Poker Run. 11 a.m. at Summer's Landing in Warner Robins

Saturday, September 24:

Fun Day, Poker Run for Brayden Harrell

Fun Day, Poker Run for Brayden Harrell

Saturday, September 24, 2011

Brayden Harrell Memorial Poker Run

Start & Stop- Loin’s Club (Gray Fairground), HWY 18, Gray, GA. Registration begins at 8AM $15.00 first hand, $5.00 for each additional hand. Prizes will be awarded and fee includes admission to park on Saturday.

The Jones County Cruisers Car/Truck/Motorcycle Show- Registration begins at 9AM.  Fee is $25.00, this includes admission to the park on Saturday.  5 Best of Trophies & Top 20 Trophies will be awarded. For more information on Car Show contact: Tim Stewart 478-361-8117 or Jerry Mays 478-214-7436

Brayden Harrell Memorial Rockin For A Cure-  Gates open at 11AM.  Admission is $5.00 per person

The event for the day including bands including Almost Kings, 2 Finger Jester, Free Lance Ruckus, Mystery Road, Plethra, Food Vendors, Vendors, 50/50 Raffle, Silent Auction and more.

Your Guide: Georgia National Fair

Your Guide: Georgia National Fair

Georgia National Fair is set for October 6-16 this year.

October 6 opening day: Sneak-a-Peek Day

             Open 3-10 p.m.

             Admission $5, kids (10 & under) get in free with a paying adult.

Pay-One-Price Rides: Open 3:00 pm; $13.00 unlimited rides.

Opening ceremony takes place at 4 p.m.

October 7-October 16 Scheduled Events:

Admission:

Alan Jackson to Perform at Macon Centreplex Thursday

Alan Jackson to Perform at Macon Centreplex Thursday

Country superstar Alan Jackson takes his tour to the Macon Centreplex Coliseum in Macon, GA, on Thurs., Sept. 22. 

Tickets will be on sale July 15 and available at the Coliseum main box office, Ticketmaster.com, or by calling 1-800-745-3000.

Jackson is a 17-time winner at the ACM Awards and a 16-time CMA Award recipient, a tally that includes three CMA Entertainer of the Year honors. Jackson is also a two-time Grammy-honored artist, whose songwriting has earned him the prestigious ASCAP Founders Award.

A 2010 recipient of a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, he’s known for music that celebrates the common man (“Where I Come From”), speaks to generations (“Drive [For Daddy Gene]”) and for our nation (“Where Were You [When the World Stopped Turning]”).  Jackson recently released his debut single from EMI Records Nashville/ACR (Alan’s Country Records), “Long Way To Go,” and a music video will be released soon.

Davis-Fair Golf Scramble

Davis-Fair Golf Scramble

Registration is now open for the Davis-Fair Golf Scramble.

The scramble takes place on October 1.

Call Virginia at (478) 319-5461 or Sandy at (478) 945-3486 for more info. Line up your teammates and save the date!

Weekend Events Roundup!

Weekend Events Roundup!

No excuses for boredom this weekend!

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