Owensboro to host inaugural Strawberry Festival

A brand new festival is coming to Owensboro-Daviess County, and it’s already gotten the attention of thousands of people!. The inaugural Strawberry Festival will be held at The Cottage Farm Stand & Baking Co. June 11 and 12 this year, bringing you all the strawberry covered, flavored and themed treats you could ask for.
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18 Facts You Probably Don’t Know About Memorial Day

Memorial Day is named because it is the day we remember those  who died in war defending the United States. It was once a day observed by introspection and solemnity in communities across the country, and it remains a dignified occasion at America’s military bases here and overseas. As the nation prepares to observe the […]
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39 Memorial Day desserts to start the summer on a sweet note

We love dessert any time of year. But when spring turns into summer, when rhubarb is overflowing in the garden and berry and stone fruit season is approaching, something in the air just feels a little sweeter. Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start to an officially good time: in the kitchen and out in the backyard. It's a precursor to the summer months ahead — the perfect time to kickoff summer baking!
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The Chemical Brothers, Flume, James Blake & more playing San Francisco’s inaugural Portola fest

Portola is a new festival from Coachella producers Goldenvoice which happens in San Francisco on September 24 & 25 at Pier 80, and the inaugural lineup has been announced. Day 1 features headliner Flume along with Kaytranada, Jamie xx, Charli XCX, Fred again.., Fatboy Slim, Caroline Polachek, Caribou, Bicep, The Avalanches, Arca, PinkPantheress, and more; Day 2 features headliners The Chemical Brothers plus James Blake, M.I.A., Peggy Gou, Toro Y Moi, Four Tet + Floating Points, Duke Dumont, Yaeji, The Blessed Madonna, Yves Tumor, Channel Tres, DJ Shadow, slowthai, Kelly Lee Owens, Shygirl, Ela Minus, Dawn Richard, The Range and more.

Bayonne Food Truck Festival returns in 2022

Bayonne held its third-ever Food Truck Festival on May 14, with many attending the annual event after a two year hiatus. First offered in 2018, the festival was cancelled in 2020 and 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, city officials decided conditions were stable enough to have the festival...

Toast the return of Yadkin Valley Wine Festival

ELKIN — After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the Yadkin Valley Wine Festival once again will fill Elkin Municipal Park with locally made wine, beach music and a family-friendly good time, Saturday, May 21. Unlike street festivals, this event encourages groups to bring blankets and chairs and...
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Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival

This fun-filled three day event offers early morning Hot Air Balloon Flights, an evening Balloon Glow, Wine Tastings, Craft Beer as well as a Commercial Court with over 150 vendors – and a Food Court filled with your favorite Festival foods!. The Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival offers...

Peace Officers Memorial Day

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy proclaimed this week National Police Week and May 15th Peace Officers Memorial Day. Throughout this week we take the time to celebrate the Deputies at the Cascade County Sheriff's Office, our brothers and sisters at the Great Falls Police Department, and all Law Enforcement Officers across the Nation. We also take the time to remember the heroes that gave their lives for this community. - Sheriff Jesse Slaughter.

Spokane Lilac Festival events taking place this weeek

SPOKANE, Wash. — Spokane Lilac festivities continue on the streets of Spokane for the 84th time. After the Junior Lilac Parade tradition on Saturday in downtown Spokane, more festivities continue this Monday, May 16 and culminate with the Torchlight Parade on Saturday, May 21. The Spokane Lilac Festival Association...

Author Festival in Macomb County

Is your child a total bookworm? Then the Macomb County Author Festival is a can’t-miss event for your family. This new festival, which will be held at the Macomb Intermediate School District (MISD) building in Clinton Township, happens on May 21, 2022, and will connect kids with some of their favorite authors.

Tulip Time crowds encouraging for returning festivals

HOLLAND, Mich. (WOOD) — Tulip Time saw big crowds this year as it returned to a more regular schedule. The event was cancelled in 2020 and scaled back last year because of the pandemic. The heat caused challenges for the 2022 festival. The Tulip Immersion Garden, a new attraction,...