Central City Park

March 19-28, 2021


The Festival at Central City Park, presented by Coca-Cola and Drew Exposition, is the heart and hub of the Cherry Blossom Capital of the World.  The Festival at Central City Park features 10-days of magnificent midway rides, exciting exhibits, spectacular shows, incredible headliners and fantastic food. You’re sure to make lifelong memories when you enjoy $400,000 worth of free entertainment with a $5 admission. Children under 10 are FREE!


Monday-Friday & Sunday : Noon-10:00 pm

Both Saturdays: 10:00 am- 11:00 pm


Two convenient entrances:

Round Building at Central City Park

Willie Smokie Glover Road

$5/person; Children 10 and under FREE!


Presented by Ingleside Baptist Church

The Comfort Station provides separate areas for diaper changing, a quiet space for young children, and for nursing mothers.

Location: Next to Round Building


March 19-28, 2021

Central City Park

Come enjoy your favorite festival food such as corn dogs, gyros, cotton candy, funnel cakes, kettle corn and much more! Also onsite are caricature artists, henna tattooists and face painters.


March 19-28, 2021

Monday-Friday & Sundays: Noon-10:00 pm

Saturday: 10:00am-11:00pm

Central City Park

Yoshino Cherry Tree Sale

Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful returns to Central City Park’s Round Building to sell the official Yoshino cherry trees. The cost of a tree is $10.00. (No park admission is required to just purchase a tree – ENTER thru the Round Building).  Cash, Debit & Credit accepted.

Cherry Blossom Gift Shop

Visit our Gift Shop in the Round Building for all your Cherry Blossom Festival souvenirs. For more information and or to shop the online store, visit cherryblossom.com/gift-shop.


Heroes Day: Monday, March 22, 2021

Presented by AARP, Georgia VECTR Center, the Museum of Aviation, Paulk Landscaping , Apparel Authority, and Planters First Bank.

Media Partners: 13 WMAZ, The Monroe County Reporter

Heroes Day at the Festival at Central City Park will provide free admission to all active, retired, reserve, and veteran Military, Department Of Defense civilian employees, firefighters, first responders, and law enforcement with ID as well as their immediate family. They will also receive discounted, pay-one-price, unlimited midway rides for $10 with ID.


Presented by Drew Exposition

Media Partners: 13 WMAZ, Cumulus, and NotiVision

Friday, March 19: $20 pay-one-price, unlimited midway rides, with $5 gate admission;Children 10 and under receive free gate admission.

For both weekends, March 20-21 and 27-28: $25 pay-one-price, unlimited midway rides (*On Saturday, March 28 and April 4, must be purchased by 3:00 pm), with $5 gate admission; Children 10 and under receive free gate admission.

Monday-Friday, March 22-26: $20 pay-one-price, unlimited midway rides, with $5 gate admission; Children 10 and under receive free gate admission.

Monday, March 22: All Active, Retired, Reserve, and Veteran Military, Department Of Defense Civilian Employees and immediate family, Firefighters, and Law Enforcement receive discounted, unlimited rides for $10 with ID.

The pay-one-price unlimited midway rides specials may only be purchased at the midway.


Presented by Drew Exposition and Yuengling on the Coca-Cola Stage

Media Partners: 41 NBC, Cumulus, and The Monroe County Reporter

Nightly from March 19-28, 2021

Join us each night at the Coca-Cola Entertainment Stage for our nightly headliner series. The line up will be shown in the following pages. For more information, visit https://cherryblossom.com/central-city-park/central-city-park-nightly-concerts/. Entertainment is included with $5/person park admission.


On a first-come, first-serve, limited basis, there are 2 free parking lots within Central City Park– United Building parking lot and Luther Williams Field parking lot. We also provide 3 Free Park & Walk locations near Central City Park. Two parking lots are located along Walnut Street. One lot is also located along 7th Street. Please look for directional signage and pink flags noting our Free Park & Walk locations. We also offer overflow parking at an additional Free Park & Walk Location on New Street and Riverside Drive (843 Riverside Drive, Macon, GA 31210).

Handicap parking is located inside Central City Park. Please enter the Festival at Willie Smokie Glover Drive and turn into the United Building parking lot on your right. You will see signs noting handicap parking spaces inside this parking lot.

Visit cherryblossom.com for parking locations. Parking is FREE EVERY DAY!

No backpacks • No outside food or drink • No pets • No coolers • No video of performances • No flash photography • You are subject to search at any time


Central City Park Presented by:

James H. Drew Exposition


Macon Coca-Cola Bottling Co., Macon Power, Macon-Bibb, ICB Construction, YKK, Yuengling, VECTR, Central Georgia Technical College,




AARP, Ingleside Baptist Church, Navicent Health, Planters First Bank, Museum of Aviation Foundation, Infinity Network Solutions, Apparel Authority


Media Sponsors:

13 WMAZ, ¿Que Pasa?, ABC16 & FOX24, WMGT, Macon Magazine, Cumulus

click here for concert listing click here for central city park exhibits & shows

Central City Park Map