Special Events

Lunch and Learn With Canaan Marshall, December 9, 2014

Come to an exclusive dining event at Hay House, Macon’s premier National Historic Landmark. Not only will you be able to celebrate the Christmas spirit with a nice lunch, music, and decorations, but you also will have the opportunity to learn how to make a festive holiday decoration from one of Macon’s finest floral artists Canaan Marshall.

This event will be held on December 9th at 12:00pm and 6:00pm. The price is $50.00 per person. To RSVP please call Hay House at 478-742-8155 or email David Quackenbush at dquackenbush@georgiatrust.org.


Christmas Luncheons at Hay House

Celebrate the holidays at a Hay House Christmas Luncheon! Enjoy a nice meal, decorations, self-guided tour, and music at Macon’s premier National Historic Landmark.

These Luncheons will be held on December 11th and 12th at 12:00pm. The cost is $40.00 per person. To reserve a seat please call Hay House at 478-742-8155.

Hay Day With Father Christmas Family Event Sunday, December 7, 2014

Hay Day is a FREE event with entertainment the whole family can enjoy. Come see our Christmas decorations, make a craft and take a picture with Santa. This event is FREE and open to the public! Bring the whole family and celebrate the holiday season at a National Historic Landmark.

Christmas Gala Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Enjoy drinks and hors d’oeuvres at a lovely reception on the lavish Main Level of Hay House!

The price is $30.00 per person. Ticket includes Christmas decorations, open bar, food, and live performance.

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Home for the Holidays: Christmas at Hay House Begins Monday, December 1, 2014

Christmas would not be complete without a tour of Macon’s premier antebellum home decked with natural greenery and Victorian-inspired decorations! Visit three levels (Ground, Main, and Bedroom) of this National Historic Landmark and marvel at elegantly decorated trees, mantles, stairwells, and children’s room.

Christmas at Hay House and all of the decorations can be seen with the purchase of a regular house tour ticket. They can also be seen at our biannual Christmas Hay Day, which is a family event that is free and open to the public. They may also be viewed while enjoying drinks and hors d’oeuvres at a lovely reception during this years Christmas Gala Wednesday, December 17, 2014.

Welcome To Our Home: A Tour Through Time Saturday, November 1, 2014

This specialty tour will be held Saturday, November 1st from 6-9 PM. Thanks to the Knight Foundation this community event will be presented FREE to the public.

This living history tour gives guests the opportunity to be time travelers. Travel back through over 100 years of Johnston, Felton and Hay family history and learn what it was like to live in the house. Meet the owners of the house, as well as those servants behind the scenes who made it all happen. Afterward enjoy a tasting of food and drinks from those time periods, including, some family recipes, at the “Taste Through Time” reception.

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