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COVID-19 Safety Measures and Protocols: Masks are not required for inside tours of Hay House. However this is subject to change based on the CDC COVID-19 Transmission rates for Bibb County. 

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Lunch and Lecture with James Farmer

April 29, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Enjoy a special catered lunch and lecture with interior designer, best-selling author, and gardening expert James Farmer at the beautiful Idle Hour Country Club.

James Farmer is a Southern author, interior designer, and speaker known for his ability to create beautifully familiar and welcoming homes. James is the author of the Wall Street Journal best-selling books A Time to PlantSip & SavorPorch LivingWreaths For All SeasonsA Time To CookDinner on the GroundsA Time to Celebrate and A Place to Call Home. His most recent publication, Arriving Home, features design projects from the farmlands of Georgia to the rolling countryside of Connecticut. In addition, James’ work has been published in various magazines including Southern LivingHouse BeautifulTraditional HomeSouthern HomeFLOWER and more.

James Farmer Lunch and Lecture tickets:

Table of 8 – $1,000 (includes 8 tickets to Spring Stroll Tour of Gardens)

Individual Tickets – $125 (includes one ticket to Spring Stroll Tour of Gardens)


Purchase James Farmer’s Book, Arriving Home

Attendees of the James Farmer Lunch and Lecture can purchase James’ book, Arriving Home, online and pick it up at the luncheon, where James Farmer will be signing them. A limited number of unsigned copies will be available for purchase at the Hay House Museum Gift Shop.



April 29, 2022
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


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Idle Hour Country Club
251 Idle Hour Drive
Macon, GA 31210 United States
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2022 – 2023 Safety Measures and Procedures

The Hay House, a property of the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation, feels a special duty to protect those who attend, participate, and staff our special events.

For Hay House events, the wearing of masks or face coverings is optional until further notice.