Some of the most well-known acts have taken stage at the Grand Opera House. "Houdini in his time, who was here several times I think," said Executive Director of The Grand, Gram Slaton. "To Greg Allman who likes to come, the Allman Brothers actually filmed a concert here in 1973."
"In the war to end all wars, every city and town in America had its favorite company, regiment or division," said Macon-Bibb Mayor Robert Reichert. Macon was one of them--and its division had some color to it. "But even closer to the hearts of Macon, was the famous Rainbow Division," said Reichert.