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Air Show Features Blue Angels

Air Show Features Blue Angels

ROBINS, AFB., GA.--The Air Show lineup features performers including the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, F-18 Hornets, the C-130 Hercules, and the Air Force F-22 Raptor.

The air show is free and open to the public and starts at 11:30 a.m.

You can park at the Macon Airport, McConnell-Talbert Stadium and Anchor Glass and then catch bus transportation to the show. The shuttle starts at 9:45 a.m. both days and gates open at 10 a.m.

The shuttle runs until 5 p.m.

See the Dos and Donts of attending.

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Reception Set to Thank Community Member for Donation

Reception Set to Thank Community Member for Donation

 

Join Fort Valley Main Street/DDA for a celebration reception as the community of Fort Valley thanks Renee Caira for the donation of the Passenger Depot in honor of her late husband, Steve M. Caira.

The Program will include a presentation of a bronze building plaque.

Stop by and tour the Passenger Depot. 

A table top display of historical railroad data and model railroading will on display compliments of the Central of Georgia Railway Historical Society.

That's on April 16 at 5:30 p.m.

Call Kathie at 478-825-5986 for more information.

Battle of Byron's Womanless Pageant Benefits Local Charities

Battle of Byron's Womanless Pageant Benefits Local Charities

BYRON, GA.--It's not often you find hairy legs at a beauty pageant.

At this womanless pageant, you will.

It's all a part of the Womanless Pageant hosted by the Battle of Byron Saturday, April 7. The pageant starts at 7 p.m. at the Byron Municipal Complex Auditorium.

Admission is $5 and proceeds will be donated to a local non-profit. Children 12 and under are free.

Then on May 5, the actual Battle of Byron happens at North Peach Park.

Nominate Your Town for "Best of the Road"

Nominate Your Town for "Best of the Road"

'Help put your town on the map!'

USATODAY teams up with Rand McNally in a search for the Best Small Towns in the United States.

You can nominate your town online through May 15.

PIT ROAD PARTY at Silverdollar Raceway

PIT ROAD PARTY at Silverdollar Raceway

REYNOLDS, GA.--Race fans: make your way out to Silverdollar Raceway in Reynolds, Georgia for a Pit Road Party the first Friday of each month.

Each Friday, there will be great door prizes, live music and of course, racing.

This is a fun, family oriented event, hope to see you there. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. the track is open from 7-11 p.m. and the band starts playing at 8 p.m.

This week's band is the John Brown Knuckleheads band (Heath, Denise and Marley Holly, Eric Newsome, Lee Helms, Shane Hinton)

Georgia National Fair Announces Free Concert Lineup

The Georgia National Fair announces the band lineup for the free outdoor concert via Facebook Friday morning:

Good morning Fair Fans! We are excited to announce the bands for the free outdoor concert during Sneak-a-Peek, October 4. Do you like funk? Remember "Pick Up The Pieces" and "Cut The Cake?" The Average White Band will rock us out! And the ever popular band, The Grapevine, will start the concert at 7:00 p.m. To start the toe tapping

Byron Silent Birdhouse Auction

Byron Silent Birdhouse Auction

 

BYRON, GA.--Join the Byron Convention and Visitors Bureau and Welcome Center  on Saturday March 31st from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. for a silent birdhouse auction. 

Come out for refreshments, bid on one-of-a-kind birdhouse creations and meet the artists! 

Proceeds from the auction benefit the Battle of Byron and The Cow and The Calf Art Gallery.