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Rock Candy Tours

Macon, GA
+1 478-955-5997
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Local Maconite Learning More About Our Music History

Rex was our tour guide, and he was fantastic! The tour was very casual, and really enlightening. I... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Jen W
Great Tour

I'm a Macon native so I knew we had a great Music History but what I knew was vague and basic. We... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Mai K
Macon, Georgia
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Rex was our tour guide, and he was fantastic! The tour was very casual, and really enlightening. I grew up in Macon, moved away for about 10 years, and recently moved back. I've been learning so much about my birthplace lately, and this was such...More

Thank Jen W
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I'm a Macon native so I knew we had a great Music History but what I knew was vague and basic. We took the Friday evening tour. This was a great tour on a beautiful summer evening. An easy stroll through streets and past buildings...More

Thank Mai K
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We visited Macon to hear and walk through the music stories about the Allman Brothers, Otis Redding, Little Richard and many others artists. We reserved a private tour with Rock Candy Tours and our guide was Rex Dooley. Rex was a fantastic tour guide, a...More

Thank Jaime G
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I have enjoyed the Rock Candy music tours twice in the past month, and both times they exceeded our expectations! Macon has a rich music history, with greats such as Otis Redding, Little Richard, The Allman Brothers, Percy Sledge, James Brown, and many others starting...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Our guests could NOT stop talking about this wonderful experience Friday night. A super great way to entertain your guests for a night after enjoying a meal at Rookery. They were very impressed with the knowledge of tour director and how he allowed a question/answer...More

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

My Wesleyan roommate and suite mates gathered in Macon for a weekend as tourists. Rock Candy Tours was recommended and we scheduled a private tour on Saturday! Rex arrived and off we went for 3 1/2 hours for pure fun and information. He was most...More

Thank ruthe12016
Reviewed 28 December 2016

My family took the private Step on Tour with Jamie Weatherford as our tour guide. His wealth of knowledge about the music scene was amazing, and his passion for Macon and its musical history was contagious. We all HIGHLY recommend taking this tour and enjoy...More

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Jessica Walden was our guide, so we not only got the history of Macon music but also her personal memories and family stories. She really needs to write a book, with lots of old photos, about Macon's blues, pop and rock past. At $10.00 per...More

Thank Hovinge
Reviewed 3 April 2016

We enjoyed our tour with Jessica so much four years ago, we returned to Macon and brought more family to enjoy the tour with us! Our tour guide, Rex, was extremely enthusiastic and very knowledgeable about Macon’s early history, Civil War history, Civil Rights history...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2015

We had a tour with Jamie last week. What a wealth of knowledge! Not only did we receive a history of music in Macon, we learned so much more about the city itself. Jamie even took us to the Rose Hill Cemetary and showed us...More

Thank Sivon
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