Macon Georgia’s International Cherry Blossom Festival is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. The festival takes place Mary 18 – 27, 2022. Events take place in downtown Macon, at Carolyn Crayton Park (Central City Park), and at Middle Georgia State University.
You’ll find rides, concessions and free concerts at Carolyn Crayton Park (formerly known as Central City Park). The Cherry Blossom Ball is held at the Macon City Auditorium. A Food Truck Frenzy, Weiner Dog Race, Bed Race, and Dock Dog Competition are held downtown. Tunes and Balloons takes place at Middle Georgia State University on the final day of the festival and features a balloon glow, tethered balloon rides, a concert by the Macon Pops, and a fireworks finale.