Located in the heart of Central Georgia, Macon is an engaging and welcoming city that invites you to stop by and take some time to explore our beautiful architecture, Native and African American histories, and thriving arts & cultural communities. Macon is the perfect spot for a day-trip, vacation, or weekend getaway.
Macon has been the home to many famous musical artists. Otis Redding, Little Richard, the Allman Brothers Band, Chuck Leavell, and Jason Aldean are just a few musicians whose musical careers took off in here. The road still goes on forever at The Big House, The Allman Brothers Band’s (ABB) former home turned into a museum, which houses the largest collection of ABB memorabilia in the world. Sit on the dock with Otis Redding’s life-size statue overlooking the Ocmulgee River, or stroll along their beautiful boulevards lined with 300,000 Yoshino cherry trees. Macon, Georgia is truly Where Soul Lives.