Workin for the Weekend, Already

It’s already a hectic weekend in my world- and it hasn’t even happened yet.


Over at The Cannonball House we’ve partnered with Theatre Macon to present our 5th annual Candlelight Apparitions event: A Mystery in Macon. Come over to the Cannonball House starting at 5:00 p.m. Saturday, November 5th to follow Katie & Willie Martin in the year 1881 as they search the city of Macon for mysterious clues a voice has left for them. You can call 478-745-5982 to buy tickets OR if we’re friends on Facebook, message me and I will take care of it over email for you!


But before you head down to see us at Cannonball House- make sure you stop by the Historic Macon Flea Market! I’ll be at the Preview Party Friday night, but I was able to get some photos from the lovely folks over at Historic Macon of the items for sale:








But this is just some of them! You’ll want to go to the sale Saturday from 8 am until 3 pm, or even Sunday from 1 pm until 5 pm.


I know I know- it’s a lot to ask for y’all. But hear me out! Go ahead and start your day downtown early. Grab breakfast at H&H Saturday morning and fuel up with some coffee.


Sunday’s call for #church, #coffee, & #Southern #friedchicken

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Then head over to the sale at the flea market!


Once you get your fill of shopping- go to Robinson Home’s newest hot spot Fork & Key for some bubbly or rose with a cheese plate and appetizers. Trust me, it makes a great lunch!




At this point, you’re probably tired. Everything in Middle Georgia is only 30 minutes from downtown so go home for a nap.


THEN come back out and see us at Cannonball House! You won’t want to miss me in this get up:





We’ve got show times at 5,6,7,8 and 9 pm. You can come before dinner or after! As of late, I’m really loving heading to Tic Toc Room:


Photo credit: Tic Toc Room FB page
Photo credit: Tic Toc Room FB page


Now look- don’t say there’s nothing to do in Macon! There’s PLENTY listed above. Need more evidence? How about my weekend LAST weekend in a nutshell, ahem-


Caught amazing music from Macon Pops at Mercer University while hanging out with some of my best friends and half of Macon:




Macon Pops with Floco Torres!!!

Posted by Molly McWilliams Wilkins on Friday, October 28, 2016




Worked on rehearsals at Cannonball House for Candlelight Apparitions:


Met with even MORE amazing friends at Robinson Home/Fork & Key for the First Street Halloween event and cheese and wine.


Went home, showered, then took kiddos to the Thriller parade:


More from the parade

Posted by Molly McWilliams Wilkins on Saturday, October 29, 2016


BED!!! Then, church at First Baptist Church of Christ, and then back home for lunch and costumes to go back to FBCX for the Fall Festival:

THEN straight to the Historic Macon Member’s Only event at the Bonnybrae-Bedgood House where my kids made friends with the soon-to-be residents and got the Grand Tour, so to speak:



Don’t tell me there’s nothing to do here! You’ve got your marching orders for this weekend. Can’t wait to see y’all!



Love to all y’all,



Molly McWilliams Wilkins

Molly McWilliams Wilkins is a Southern culture commentator, web producer, and social media marketing maven. She is also a freelance writer who has worked with a variety of publications and online magazines including Bourbon & Boots, Paste Magazine, Macon Magazine, the 11th Hour, Macon Food & Culture Magazine, and as the Digital Content Editor for The Southern Weekend. Mommy first, fashionista, social media maven, writer, artist, dreamer and poet. Hangs on to her Oxford Commas by force. Addicted to shoes and purses- and lots of coffee. Coffee coffee coffee.

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