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We have some exciting news about The Festival at Central City Park! Check it out. 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, featuring 10 days of magnificent midway rides, exciting exhibits, and spectacular shows. The hours of the park will…
The Festival is thrilled to announce that we were presented with 12 awards in the prestigious IFEA/Haas & Wilkerson Pinnacle Awards competition. an international award ceremony established by the International Festivals & Events Association Awards were won in the following categories for the 2017 Festival, with our community partners credited below: GOLD – Best New Event Gospel Extravaganza, hosted…
How’d they do that? A crew from our Facilities Management Department hit the streets of Macon-Bibb this week to paint the famous cherry blossoms all over downtown! Painting our streets pink from MBTV on Vimeo.
We are excited to announce that Robins Air Force Base will be sending an F-15 flyover by the 339th Flight Test Squadron. That will be for the annual parade this year, which will be on March 26th at 4 p.m. on Cherry and Mulberry Streets.
The Cherry Blossom Festival announces Jaime Kaplan as the 2017 Cherry Blossom Parade Grand Marshal! The Annual Parade is Sunday, March 26, at 4 pm on Cherry and Mulberry Streets. Visit cherryblossom.com for more information or applications to participate. Jaime has been very involved in the Cherry Blossom Festival for years. She has been on the Board…
Don’t miss our annual car painting event this Saturday, Feb 25. from 10-4, at Riverside United Methodist Church featuring artist Arrin Freeman! https://cherryblossom.com/event/cherry-blossom-car-painting/
Sadie Frame – Queen Alexis Austin- Princess 1st Runner Up Sarah Beth Heath – Princess, 2nd Runner Up & Miss Congeniality Nykeria Hill – Miss Congeniality Debbie Malone – Senior Queen Valerie Wynn – Senior Princess Carly Hicks – Little Miss Cherry Blossom Javian Davis – Little Mr. Cherry Blossom For more information on our…
Local artists have painted 35 amazing poodles in celebration of this year’s 35th festival! As a way to recognize the artists and their efforts, the Think Pink Committee is hosting an online competition to select the “Top Dogs” whose artists will be eligible to receive additional prizes and awards! Voting will close at noon on…