Hay House offers an array of events and programs throughout the year.
Spring Stroll of Macon Houses and Gardens
May 4-6, 2018
934 Georgia Avenue
Macon, GA 31201
Enchanting gardens and historic home interiors await your discovery during Spring Stroll of Macon Houses and Gardens. Named one of the Top 20 events in the Southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society, this premier house and garden event, now in its 25th year, will be hosted by Hay House on May 4-6 in historic Macon, Georgia.
The event is sponsored by Riverside Ford Lincoln, SunTrust Bank, ACE Hardware, Cox Communications, Butler Automotive Group, T-Lake Environmental, with media sponsors, Cox Communications, 13-WMAZ, and Macon Magazine.
Amble at your leisure through twelve blooming private gardens in the Stanislaus Neighborhood during the day, Friday through Sunday. On Friday and Saturday evenings, the Historic Interiors Tour will offer guests an excursion through nine private interiors in buildings designed by noted local architects.
Florabrilliance Flower Exhibit
Ticket holders will also be able to view unique flower arrangements by local florists on the main levels of Hay House. Explore different displays with some “out of the box” ideas by some of the most talented floral designers in Middle Georgia.
FREE Garden Market!
Friday (May 4) and Saturday (May 5), 10 a.m.–5 p.m. and Sunday (May 6) 1 p.m.–5 p.m.
Nestled among historic magnolias and camellias, the Garden Market returns to the beautiful lawn of Hay House in the heart of downtown Macon. Browse charming vendor booths for flowering plants and trees, perennials, garden and patio accessories, potted plants, home accents, and much more!
Friday, May 4, 2:00 p.m. at Hay House
Guest speaker Tommy Alden from County Line Nursery of Byron, GA will be speaking on his experiences and expertise in Magnolia trees.
Saturday, May 5, 11:00 a.m. at Hay House
Guest speaker John Howard ASLA of Howard Design Studios in Atlanta will be talking about the garden renovation and re-imagining of two historic properties in Atlanta: Boxwood by Philip Trammell Shutze and Somerset House by Neel Reid. Both are historic homes with gardens that were recently re-imagined for life in the 21st century.
Friday, May 4, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday, May 5, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday, May 6, 1 p.m.– 5 p.m.
$25.00 in advance, $30.00 day of
Historic Interiors Tour
Friday, May 4, 5 p.m.–8 p.m.
Saturday, May 5, 5 p.m.–8 p.m.
$25.00 in advance, $30.00 the day of
Includes Garden Tour AND Historic Interiors Tour
$40.00 in advance, $50.00 the day of
*All Garden and Combo Tour Ticket Holders Will Receive a Complimentary Tour of Hay House.
During the event weekend, tickets will be for sale under the large white tent on the grounds of Hay House. All sales are final. ALL purchased tickets will be placed on will call and available for pick-up at Hay House during the event. No refunds.
Advance Ticket Sales Locations
Prior to the event, tickets are available at the following locations from April 5 until May 3 at 5 p.m.:
- Riverside ACE Hardware: 3600 Riverside Drive, Macon
- Wesleyan ACE Hardware: 5020 Forsyth Road, Macon
- Rutland ACE Hardware: 6173 Houston Road, Macon
- ACE Hardware of Gray: 243 West Clinton Street, Gray
- Circle ACE Hardware: 215 S. Commercial Circle, Warner Robins
- Easy Living Garden Center: 400 N. Perry Parkway, Perry
- Agape Nursery: 3724 Agape Village Road, Macon
- Creter’s, 2374 Ingleside Avenue, Macon
- Johnson’s Garden Center & Florist: 140 Hartley Avenue, Macon
- Hay House: 934 Georgia Avenue, Macon
- Or by phone: (478) 742-8155
ALL purchased tickets will be placed on will call and available for pick-up at Hay House during the event.