Events in Macon for the week of July 21-27

This week there are plays to attend, tequila to sample, anime to check out and a lot more. So hit the town. You can catch up on the laundry later, (much later), right?

Thursday, July 21

Legally Blonde the Musical at the Macon Little Theatre

The 2007 smash hit musical based on the 2001 cult film hits the Macon Little Theatre this summer. Sorority president Elle Woods heads off to Harvard Law in the hopes of winning back her boyfriend but instead finds friends and strength in staying true to herself in this toe-tapping musical.

8 p.m. on July 21-23; 2:30 p.m. on July 24; General Admission $20, Seniors $15, Student $10; 4220 Forsyth Road, 31210;; (478) 471-7529

Friday, July 22

Taco and Tequila Fest at Society Garden

This three-day festival July 22-24 celebrates all things tacos and tequila with two taco trucks, tequila sampling, margarita flights, and specialty tequila-based craft cocktails. It wouldn’t be a Society Garden party without music, so all three days will have featured musical acts. 

6 p.m.; One day ticket $10, three day ticket $25 via eventbrite; 2389 Ingelside Ave., 31204;; (478) 508-7095

Saturday, July 23

Anime Movie Night at Hello Boba Cafe

Hello Boba Cafe has become a haven for those who love Asian pop culture. The film for the movie night is still to be decided, (we suggest you call ahead), but the $15 ticket includes entry to the film, a drink and a goody bag. 

6:30 p.m.; $15; 359 Third St., 31201; (478) 201-9311

The Macon Bacon vs. The Savannah Bananas

The Packers versus the Bears, Frazier versus Ali, the Red Sox versus the Yankees, the Bacon versus the Bananas. That last one may have been an overstatement, but the Macon Bacon and the Savannah Bananas have one of the most entertaining rivalries in the Coastal Plains League. It’s a fun summer event for the family at Luther Williams Field.

7 p.m.; $13 for reserved tickets, $18 for field box and $30 for VIP; 225 Willie Smokie Glover Drive, 31201;; (478) 803-1795 

Tuesday, July 26

Harry Potter Trivia at Jag’s Pizzeria

Prove how well you know your Dursleys from your Dumbledores with this one-hour Harry Potter trivia at Jag’s. Make sure to get there early to score a table and gain bragging rights.

7-8 p.m.; Free; 1635 Montpelier Ave, 31201;; (478) 743-4113