The Neel House

Yard of the Month

The Federated Garden Clubs of Macon, Inc., in partnership with Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful Commission selects Macon's Yard Of the Month by zip code. Judging is done monthly by local garden clubs using the following criteria:

  • Curb or eye appeal;
  • Enhancement of the neighborhood;
  • Mature trees incorporated into the landscape.
  • and, Use of plant material/garden art that creates a unified theme.

Yard of the Year

During January, Macon's Civic Development and Beautification Chairman and various members from Federated Garden Clubs of Macon, Inc., select Macon's Yard of the Year.

Yard of Month Scheduled (Revised January 2015)

Month Club Zip Code
March House & Garden 31220
April Pine Ridge 31204
May Southern Renaissance 31201
June Jackson Springs 31211 & 31217
July Thornwood 31206
August Vineville 31210
September Northwoods 31052
October Porterfield 31216

If you would like to nominate a yard in your neighborhood, please contact The Federated Garden Clubs of Macon, Inc., at (478)742-0921 or email: