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Arkansas, Hot Springs, Event Date: Sunday, April 19, 2015

Boots & Bows - A Wedding Event for All - Coming to Hot Springs, AR

The Boots & Bows A Wedding Event will be held Sunday, April 19, (10:30am - 5:00pm) at the Hot Springs Convention Center, Convention Blvd., Hot Springs, AR. Admission is $3 per person or $5 per couple. There will be vendors for all your wedding needs in one place. The event is designed for brides, grooms, parents of the brides & grooms, bridesmaids, groomsmen and wedding guests. There will be a lot of giveaways from honeymoons to chocolates and everything in between. If you are ...

 


 

Arkansas, Maumelle, Event Date: April 11 & 12, 2015

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Season Finale: Mozart, Prokofiev and Strauss

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Philip Mann, Music Director and Conductor, presents the sixth and final concert in the 2014-2015 Stella Boyle Smith Masterworks Series: Mozart, Prokofiev and Strauss. Piano virtuoso Yeol Eum Son takes the stage for the final Masterworks concert of the season, performing Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3. The program also features Mozart’s grand “Jupiter” Symphony, and Strauss’s Der Rosenkavalier Suite. The Masterworks ...

 


 

Arkansas, Little Rock, Event Date: April 21, 2015

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Presents Landers FIAT River Rhapsodies: Music of Mendelssohn, Mozart and Brahms at Clinton Center

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Philip Mann, Music Director and Conductor, presents the final concert of the 2014-2015 Landers FIAT River Rhapsodies Chamber Music Series: Mendelssohn, Mozart, & Brahms. The ASO’s Quapaw and Rockefeller String Quartets and other ASO musicians perform chamber music from Mendelssohn, Mozart, and Brahms on April 21, 2015 at 7:00 PM in the beautiful Great Hall of the Clinton Presidential ...

 


 

Alaska - Inside Passage, Event Dates: Through September, 2015

Summer in Alaska - Cruise with Humpback Whales aboard the classic yacht MV Discovery

A wonderful spectacle takes place in the nutrient rich waters of Southeast Alaska from May to September each year as more than 1000 Humpback Whales return to their summer feeding grounds. On land, the temperate rainforest bursts with new life and coastal Brown Bears emerge to feast on spawning salmon. All Aboard Yacht Charters offers the opportunity to join a cruise or charter the classic yacht MV Discovery for an intimate and unforgettable small boat cruise of Alaska's Inside ...

 


 

Arkansas, Little Rock, Event Dates: May 14, 2015

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Presents Intimate Neighborhood Concerts

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Philip Mann, Music Director and Conductor, presents the 2014-2015 Intimate Neighborhood Concerts (INC) Series in Little Rock, AR. The ASO presents Mozart’s two-act opera, The Magic Flute, in partnership with Opera in the Rock at the Albert Pike Masonic Center, Night Serenades featuring the music of Mozart, Tchaikovsky, and ASO Composer of the Year John Corigliano at St. James United Methodist Church, and Baroque by ...

 


 

Arkansas, Eureka Springs, Event Date: May 7 to 10, 2015

Phunkberry Music Festival to Take Place in Eureka Springs, Arkansas

Eureka Springs has got the funk! Deadhead Productions has announced they will bring the Phunkberry Music Festival to the area. The music, arts, and camping festival will take place May 7 to May 10th, 2015. The event will feature some top national funk acts like Ivan Neville's Dumpstaphunk, The Bernie Worrell Orchestra (former keyboardist from the Talking Heads), Kung Fu, and Yo Mama's Big Fat Booty Band to name a few. Phunkberry will also showcase some of the best ...

 


 

Arkansas, Ozark, Event Date: July 2 to 5, 2015

6th annual Highberry Music Festival taking place 4th of July weekend in Ozark, Arkansas

The Highberry Music Festival will once again take place over the 4th of July weekend in Ozark, Arkansas. This year will be the 6th year and includes headliners Railroad Earth and Keller Williams. The line up also features national acts consisting of Ott, The Schwag (Grateful Dead Experience), Earphunk, Mingo Fishtrap, Random Rab, The Steepwater Band, Spoonfed Tribe, and A Live One (Phish Tribute) to name a few ...

 


 

Arkansas, Eureka Springs, Event Date: August 20 to 23, 2015

Hillberry Bluegrass Music Festival to Take Place in Eureka Springs, Arkansas

The Hillberry Bluegrass Music Festival is slated to take place August 20 - 23rd, 2015. Deadhead Productions has announced they will bring this unique festival to Eureka Springs, Arkansas. The event will feature two nights with the Schwag - The Grateful Dead experience, and will include a set each night where the Schwag will play bluegrass style. Hillberry will also showcase some of the best regional bluegrass acts in the area such as Rumpke Mountain Boys, Mountain Sprout, Foley's ...

 


 

California, San Diego, Event Date: May 30 and 31, 2015

California State Button Show Coming to San Diego

Button collectors will gather in San Diego the weekend of Saturday, May 30th (10am to 5pm) and Sunday, May 31st (10am to 3pm), at the Town & Country Hotel & Convention Center, 500 Hotel Circle N., San Diego, for the California State Button Society’s annual convention. Admission is free; donations will be gratefully accepted. Collectors, dealers, tailors and seamstresses, jewelry and costume designers, and quilters and crafters of all ages are welcome. There will be hundreds of ...

 


 

California, Los Angeles, Event Dates: May 16-17

Three Independent Film Festivals in Los Angeles: Watch latest indie films, meet filmmakers

Three Independent Film Festivals will be happening February 21-22, March 13-15, May 16-17, 2015: Hollywood Short Film Festival, Los Angeles Short Film Festival, and the Sunset Film Festival - Los Angeles. Hollywood: homeland for producers, actors, directors and other TV and Film creators. Hollywood is also a place where you can see local films and those from all over the world. These festivals are unique. Film enthusiasts meet interesting people, full of passion with great personalities ...

 


 

California, Rolling Hills Estates, Event Date: April 17 to 19, 2015

2015 Universe Multicultural Film Festival Coming to Rolling Hills Estates, CA

The 2015 Universe Multicultural Film Festival (UMFF) will take place from April 17th to 19th at three venues in Rolling Hills Estates, CA. All are within walking distance: the Promenade on the Peninsula, RHCC Community Center and the Peninsula Center Library. The festival will be a great platform to watch the multicultural films in different languages with family and friends and embrace culture differences through films – the universal language. The event, organized by Maeya Culture ...

 


 

California, Sebastopol, Event Date: April 17-October, 2015

Lynmar Estate in Sonoma's Russian River Valley Expands Summer Picnic Pairings with Early April Arrival

Lynmar Estate announced today the return of its summer Picnic Pairings, to begin Saturday, April 17, at Lynmar Estate, 3909 Frei Rd, Sebastopol, CA, offering guests a complete culinary experience with estate-grown and locally sourced lunches paired with select Lynmar wines. The summer lunch offering comes a month earlier than usual this year in response to its overwhelming popularity last year. Lynmar believes that the fundamental pull of wine is its relationship with food. From ...

 


 

California, Joshua Tree, Event Date: May 14-17, 2015

Joshua Tree Music Festival - A Global Music Experience in the Magical Mojave, Joshua Tree, CA

Merging its funky desert style with an internationally acclaimed lineup of musical artists, this three day (and four night) family-friendly festival is truly a global music experience. The 13th Annual Spring Joshua Tree Music Festival melds the overwhelming spirit of desert freedom with powerful music from around the world to create a lighthearted oasis for music lovers. Magically magnificent art installations, a robust Kidsville schedule, the heavily shaded Music Bowl, a full spectrum of ...

 


 

California, Sausalito, Event Date: October 17, 2015

Feel the rhythm and taste of Louisiana at the Creole United Festival, Sausalito, CA

Celebrating its third year, The Creole United Festival will feature the music, the food, the dance and the rich Creole culture that will provide attendees an unforgettable day. There is no admission fee, donations at the entrance are much appreciated. The Festival will be held October 17, 2015, at 11am-6pm at Dunphy Park (10 miles north of San Francisco) in Sausalito, CA. This one day event brings high energy, captivating entertainment by the best Zydeco ...

 


 

Caribbean, Saint Lucia

Valentine's Day at Jade Mountain Resort, Saint Lucia: All-Inclusive Total Romance Package

Lovers staying at Jade Mountain Resort in Saint Lucia celebrate Valentine’s Day every day of the year. The daily enchantment begins with the intoxicating views, sultry atmosphere, large sweeping rooms with private infinity pools with fourth wall missing, discreet butler and complete privacy. And to enhance the romance, many couples take advantage of Jade Mountain’s many activities and book the Total Romance Package; an adventure a day in the pure Saint Lucian waters, plantations and rain forests, jungle biking, snorkeling, scuba diving, and relaxing on the ...

 


 

Southern Caribbean; Falmouth, Jamaica;  Cartagena, Colombia; Cristobal, Panama; Puerto Limon, Costa Rica and Cozumel, Mexico Event Date: November 11 – 21, 2015  

JazzFest at Sea, an intimate jazz club experience at sea, announces its 2015 lineup

The 12th Annual JazzFest at Sea will be taking place onboard the MSC Divina departing Miami to the Southern Caribbean on November 11, 2015 for 10 nights. The cruise presents Classic Jazz, Chicago Jazz, Traditional Jazz and other jazz styles which emerged during the first half of the 20th century. JazzFest at Sea, one of the leading jazz cruises for ‘20’s – ‘40’s jazz, not only has amazing performances each evening of the cruise, but also afternoon sessions on days at sea ...

 


 

Colorado, Denver, Event Date: April 11-12, 2015

Colorado State Button Society Show and Sale, Denver, April 11-12

The Colorado State Button Society will be hosting its annual spring button show and sale in Denver, Colorado on April 11th and 12th at the DoubleTree by Hilton Denver, 3203 Quebec St. The theme for the show is “Square Up Your Buttons.” Admission to the show is free. There will be displays of collectible buttons of every kind plus various enjoyable educational programs. Guests who have family heirloom buttons are welcome to bring them for identification and information from the expert collectors and dealers ...

 


 

Washington, D.C., Event Date: Saturday, May 30, 2015

National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. to Screen Award-Winning Film Native New Yorker

The National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. has organized a public screening of the award-winning documentary film Native New Yorker, by Steve Bilich, as part of a retrospective entitled “AMERICAN EXPERIMENTS IN NARRATIVE: 2000-2015,” programmed by curator and archivist Jon Gartenberg. This series highlights contemporary American films (made in the 21st century), that focus on formal experimentation with narrative structure and incorporate reflections upon individual identity, the family structure, the fabric of the community, and the ...

 


 

England, Tour Dates: Departures May 24th and August 2nd, 2015

Celtic Dream Tours adds Tours to England featuring Downton Abbey (Highclere Castle) for 2015 and 2016

Celtic Dream Tours has created a one of a kind tour of England featuring Highclere Castle, which is the location used in the PBS series Downton Abbey. The tour is seven nights, staying in 3 and 4 star manor homes, Elizabethan mansions and quaint boutique hotels around southern England. The tours are limited to twelve people per tour and include entry into Highclere Castle, a guided tour of Bampton where other parts of the series are filmed, a visit to Stonehenge ...

 


 

Florida, Pinellas Park, Event Date: April 4, 2015

Cajun Cafe on the Bayou's Festival of Florida Beer Salutes Florida's Craft Beer Industry, Pinellas Park, FL

Cajun Cafe on the Bayou will salute Florida's craft beer industry with their Festival of Florida Beer on April 4th in Pinellas Park, FL (8101 Park Blvd.). This is an event that helps festival guests become better acquainted with the abundant selection of local craft breweries. The festival will feature 100+ beers to taste, all from the Florida. It will also feature some new brewers that have not distributed their beers yet, so a few surprises there, and of course the home brew clubs will be ...

 


 

Florida, Tampa, Event Date: April 18, 2015

35th Annual Tampa-Hillsborough County Storytelling Festival, Tampa, FL, April 18th

Be enthralled with stories told by Youth Storytellers and local and regional professional Tellers at the 35th Annual Tampa-Hillsborough Storytelling Festival, April 18th, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the John F. Germany Library, 900 N. Ashley Dr., Tampa, FL. Admission is free. The event will feature nationally/internationally renowned storyteller and author, Heather Forest. In addition to lots of great stories to hear ...

 


 

Florida, Maitland, Event Date: April 11 to 12, 2015

Fine Art and Fine Crafts with Clowns, Food and Entertainment at the Spring Festival of the Arts

The Maitland Area Chamber of Commerce is putting on its 27th Spring Festival of the Arts around Lake Lily in Maitland (641 Maitland Avenue) on April 11 and 12, 2015. The show features a wide range of artists and craftsmen around the lake. There will be sponsors of the event giving away prizes and information. Lots of fun food will be there for the tasting such as Kettle Korn, Funnel Cakes, sandwiches, wraps and much more. The Performing Arts of Maitland will play music throughout the ...

 


 

Georgia, Lincolnton, Event Date: April 30th through May 2nd, 2015

3rd Annual Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival, Lincolnton, Georgia

Promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announce that the 3nd Annual Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival will be held on April 30th through May 2nd at Elijah Clark State Park, 2959 McCormick Highway (Highway 378), Lincolnton, GA. A free barbeque and covered dish supper will be held on Wednesday, April 29 at 6:00 p.m. for all three day ticket holders. The three day music festival begins on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 12:00 noon. Open stage will begin daily at 11:00 a.m. with the scheduled show ...

 


 

Illinois, Aurora, Event Date: April 18-19, 2015

Fox Valley Orchestra, Chorus, and the Aurora University Chorale Combine to Perform Mozart's Requiem

The Fox Valley Orchestra and Orchestra Chorus will combine with Aurora University Chorale to present the hauntingly beautiful Mozart Requiem. Under the direction of Fox Valley Orchestra Chorus Master, Lisa Fredenburgh, these performances will be held on Saturday, April 18th at 7:30pm and Sunday, April 19th at 3:00pm. Both will be held in the beautiful Crimi Auditorium at Aurora University, Aurora, IL. Ticket information, complete 2014-2015 concert season schedule and venue details are available ...

 


 

Illinois, Collinsville, Event Date: April 10-11, 2015 

Creating Keepsakes Scrapbook Convention, Collinsville, IL, April 10-11, 2015

A Scrapbook Convention is a place for people who love to create photographic mementos (scrapbooks) who come together to celebrate this craft. At this gathering they can take classes to learn more about their hobby from industry experts, shop scrapbooking products from industry brands, and attend "crops" which are a gathering place for scrapbookers to work on their scrapbooking projects ...

 


 

Iowa, Davenport, Event Date: May 9 & 10, 2015

62nd Bi-Annual Beaux Arts Fair May 9 & 10, Davenport, Iowa

The Beaux Arts Fund Committee has announced their 62nd Bi-Annual Spring Art Fair being held on Saturday and Sunday, May 9 & 10 (Mother’s Day weekend). This juried fine art/fine craft fair is held outdoors on the Figge Art Museum Plaza and along 2nd Street in downtown Davenport, Iowa. Admission to the fair is free all weekend. Hours are Saturday, 10-5 and Sunday 10-4. The Spring fair features over 100 artists from multiple states, a food court, children's art activities, and $2 ...

 


 

Iowa, Davenport, Event Date: September 12 & 13, 2015

62nd Bi-Annual Fall Beaux Arts Fair September 12 & 13, Davenport, Iowa

The Beaux Arts Fund Committee has announced their 62nd Bi-Annual Fall Art Fair being held on Saturday and Sunday, September 12 & 13. This juried fine art/craft fair is held outdoors on the Figge Art Museum Plaza in downtown Davenport, Iowa. Admission to the fair is free all weekend. Hours are Saturday, 10-5 and Sunday 10-4. The fall fair features artists from multiple states, a food court, children's art activities, and $2 admission to the Figge Art ...

 


 

Indiana, Indianapolis, Event Date: April 12 and then June 19 to July 12

Indianapolis Early Music Festival opens with free spring concert

Music of the Renaissance, Baroque, and Medieval times, played on instruments of the period by artists using historically informed styles and techniques, will delight audiences in Indianapolis at the Indianapolis Early Music Festival, from June 19 through July 12, 2015. The finest ensembles from throughout North America and Europe will perform at this year’s festival. In addition to enjoying the concert, Festival attendees will have an opportunity to meet ...

 


 

Indiana, Indianapolis, Event Date: June 19 to July 12, 2015

Indianapolis Early Music's 49th Festival Starts June 19th

Indianapolis Early Music Festival launches its 49th season in the beautiful auditorium of the Indianapolis History Center located in the heart of downtown on the canal (450 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN). Matthias Maute, who holds an international reputation as conductor, composer, recorder and flute player, begins the Festival on June 19th. Weekend two of the Festival will include a June 26th performance by Nell Snaidas, who has been praised for her “beautiful soprano ...

 


 

Indiana, Indianapolis, Event Date: July 10 and 12

Indianapolis Early Music Festival expected to draw record crowds, July 10 and 12

The Indianapolis Early Music Festival will end its 49th season on July 10 and 12 with two dazzling performances. Praised by Fanfare for its “wonderful, vital and buoyant performances,” Trio Setticento’s passionate and authoritative interpretations renew the pleasures of hearing beloved music from the Age of Enlightenment while also revealing the delights of new discoveries. Imagination, vigor, technical polish and historical insight have made the Trio’s ...

 


 

Indiana, Orleans, Event Date: Varies

Historic Orleans, Indiana to Turn 200 in 2015

The small, quaint little town of Historic Orleans, Indiana turns 200 years old in 2015 (1815-2015). This milestone will be celebrated with special events throughout the year, so mark your calendars and plan to be a part of the year-long birthday Bicentennial Celebration. The birthday celebration kicks off March 11th, 2015 with birthday cake and the unveiling of a special commemorative postmark by the United States Postal Service. The town’s annual Dogwood Festival held in late ...

 


 

Indiana, Indianapolis, Event Date: April 11, 2015

Kansas City Barbeque Society Sanctions & Governor Mike Pence Proclaims CCSFEST as an Indiana State Barbeque Championship Competition

The Calvary Christian School (CCS) Spring Festival & BBQ Competition (aka: CCSFEST) is a rain-or-shine community event sponsored by All Star Roofing and set to kick-off with its inaugural festival on Saturday, April 11th, 2015 from 10am-6pm.  The event is located at CCS, which is situated just off US 65 & Keystone Ave. at 3639 S. Keystone Ave., Indianapolis, IN. Admission is free.  CCSFEST will draw many types of enthusiasts from the public to attend, even registrants driving from surrounding states. The public is encouraged to attend, and participate in ...

 


 

Indiana, Orleans, Event Date: April 29 - May 2, 2015

47th Dogwood Festival, Orleans, Indiana, April 29th through May 2nd

The Orleans Chamber of Commerce will be holding their 47th Dogwood Festival from April 29 - May 2, 2015 at the Historic Congress Square, Downtown Orleans. Enjoy carnival rides, games, children’s activities, arts & crafts fair, everyone’s favorite hometown parade, food, live entertainment, viewing of the dogwoods and more. Admission is free.   The event is recognized as one of Midwest Living Magazine's "Top Five Flowering Festivals" ...

 


 

Louisiana, New Orleans, Event Date: March 25-29, 2015

Tennessee Williams New Orleans Literary Festival Unveils Most Ambitious Program to Date

A stellar group of literary, theater and musical talent will gather in the historic French Quarter for the 29th annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival, March 25-29, 2015. The event takes place at several French Quarter venues in New Orleans. The five-day fête honors the legendary Tennessee Williams, his works, and literary life in the adopted city he called his “spiritual home” and features two days of master classes for writers and readers; a roster...

 


 

Maryland, Owings Mills, Event Date: April 18, 2015

Stevenson University to Hold Annual Mustang Craft Festival, April 18th, Owings Mills, MD

Stevenson University's Senior Class will hold their Annual Mustang Craft Festival on April 18th from 11:00am to 3pm at Stevenson University - Rockland Center, Owings Mills, MD. Enjoy some retail therapy while shopping through more than 30 vendors' wares. Items include handmade jewelry, home decorations, organic lotions and soaps, and much more. Admission is $5 at the door and includes two raffle tickets ...

 


 

Maryland, Glenn Dale, Event Date: Saturday, April 25th, 2015

Savor Bowie, Food Wine and Music Festival, a party with a purpose, Bowie, MD

Concerts for Causes Inc. presents the ‘Savor Bowie’ Food, Wine and Music Festival. This free event takes place at the Bowie Town Center (15606 Emerald Way) in Bowie, MD on Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 11 am until 6 pm. Visitors will enjoy complimentary food tastings from local restaurants and wine tastings from more than ten wineries, a multitude of vendors, exhibitors and artisans, and a huge classic and muscle car show. The festival will offer two stages of ...

 


 

Massachusetts, Worcester, Event Date: Thursday, April 9 and Sunday, April 12

Worcester Chamber Music Society Performs Music of Bach and Composers Influenced by Bach

The Worcester Chamber Music Society will perform Bach and Beyond on Thursday, April 9, 7:30 PM at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 9 Ayer Rd., Harvard, MA and Sunday, April 12, 4:00 PM at Mechanics Hall/Washburn, 321 Main St., Worcester, MA. Considered by many to be the greatest composer of the entire Western classical tradition, JS Bach continues to be an inspiration ...

 


 

Michigan, Ann Arbor, Event Date: March 28 to 29, 2015

Local Fiber Enthusiasts "Flocking" to the Annual Fiber Expo in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Many local residents as well as people from neighboring states will be “flocking” to the Spring  Fiber Expo that is taking place March 28 & 29, 2015 in Ann Arbor, Michigan (Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, 5055 Ann Arbor Saline Rd.). The Fall Fiber Expo is scheduled for October 24 & 25, 2015. Admission is $4 (children under 12 free), $6 two days. Fiber Expo is a place where the fiber producers, fiber artists, and fiber users can meet and do business ...

 


 

Missouri, Hannibal, Event Date: March 28th, 2015

Bluff City Theater presents The Big Band Concert of 1945 featuring the St. Louis Big Band with Joe Scalzitti

To cap off their WWII-themed winter season Bluff City Theater (www.bluffcitytheater.com) presents The St. Louis Big Band in a specially-themed concert for one night only on Saturday March 28th, 7:30 p.m. at Hannibal High School. Relive some of the greatest moments in musical history just as you would have 70 years ago at the end of World War II. You'll hear all the greatest hits of the era performed just the way they were originally written to be played. And for those who like to dance ...

 


 

National

Gamesgiving Foundation turns your charitable contribution of used video gaming equipment into a healing tool for hospitalized children.

February 9, 2015 - Donation of your used video game equipment aides hospitalized patients while providing a tax deduction. The Gamesgiving Foundation serves as a friend of hospitals and their patients by providing a living library of video gaming equipment at no cost. The equipment is provided at no cost to hospitals to make available to those who could use it most. When game systems break down the Gamesgiving Foundation will repair or replace them ...

 


 

Nebraska, Omaha, Event Date: Thursday, April 9, 2015

Filmmaker John Holod Explores the Mother Road, Route 66

Twenty-five times around the earth, six-hundred thousand miles, documentary film producer and RV King, John Holod will present his new film, “Route 66, Exploring The Mother Road,” for Omaha World Adventurers, Thursday, April 9th at Village Pointe Theaters, 304 North 174th Street, Omaha, NE. There will be two showings: 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Tickets at the door are $14.00. American song writer Bobby Tourp celebrated the ‘Mother Roads” with his 1946, hit ...

 


 

Nevada, Las Vegas, Event Date: April 10, 11, 12, 2015

Craft Festival returns to the Las Vegas Cashman Center for its 33rd Annual Festival, April 10 to 12

The Craft Festival returns to the Las Vegas Cashman Center for its 33rd Annual Festival, April 10 to 12, 2015. This high quality festival was the very first public event at the Cashman Center in March of 1983. The Craft Festival has become a Las Vegas tradition during its 33 years. Two-hundred craft workers from all over the United States will be showing their fine wares. There are people exhibiting at this annual festival from as far away as Montana, Idaho, Colorado, New Mexico ...

 


 

New Hampshire, Manchester, Event Date: April 24-25, 2015  

Creating Keepsakes Scrapbook Convention, Manchester, NH, April 24-25, 2015

A Scrapbook Convention is a place for people who love to create photographic mementos (scrapbooks) who come together to celebrate this craft. At this gathering they can take classes to learn more about their hobby from industry experts, shop scrapbooking products from industry brands, and attend "crops" which are a gathering place for scrapbookers to work on their scrapbooking projects ...

 


 

New Hampshire, Gilford, Event Date: August 6-8, 2015

Gunstock Mountain Resort to Host SoulFest, New England’s Premier Christian Music Festival, August 6-8, 2015, Gilford, New Hampshire

Celebrating 18 years of Music, Love and Action, the SoulFest, will be held August 6-8, 2015 in the picturesque White Mountains of Gilford, New Hampshire, at Gunstock Mountain Resort, 719 Cherry Valley Rd. Gunstock provides an idyllic setting for this one-of-a-kind celebration gathering over 13,000 attendees and more than 100 artists and speakers. As New England’s largest Christian music festival, SoulFest has become a summer staple at Gunstock attracting thousands throughout the New England area ...

 


 

New Jersey, Maywood, Event Date: Sunday, April 19, 2015

Maywood Chamber of Commerce to Host New Jersey's Semi-Annual Maywood Street Fair, April 19th, Maywood, NJ

On Sunday, April 19, 2015 the Maywood Chamber of Commerce is holding its Semi Annual Street Fair. This free event will feature over 200 exhibitors and will be held along West Pleasant Ave. from 10am-5pm. The street will be transformed into a giant town block party in the Bergen Community Bank parking lot, brimming with local merchants and businesses showcasing their shops and special sales.  There will be mechanical kiddie rides, pony rides, petting zoo, climbing wall ...

 


 

New Jersey, Cape May, Event Date: March 27-28, 2015

Singer-Songwriter Weekend, March 27 & 28, Cape May, NJ

The 8th annual Singer-Songwriter of Cape May will be held March 27 - 28, 2015 at the historic Congress Hall and 18 stages in Cape May, New Jersey. Over sixty music industry professionals and 150 acts and artists will participate in the weekend conference and showcase. The conference features two afternoons of music business panels, workshops, musician mentoring and keynotes. At night acts and artists showcase their new music with performances at Cape May ...

 


 

New Jersey, Mullica Hill, Event Date: May 2nd, 2015

Gloucester County Craftsmen & Home Show Coming to Mullica Hill, NJ

The Gloucester County Craftsmen & Home Show is coming to the Gloucester County 4-H Fairgrounds, 275 Bridgeton Pike (Rte. 77), Mullica Hill, NJ, on May 2nd, from 9am to 4pm. This 5th annual event is designed for everything inside and outside the home. As a visitor, you and your family will be able to stroll leisurely through aisles and aisle of handmade crafts from over 125 craftsmen, enjoy home style cooking, live music, kids’ free kite making, pony rides ...

 


 

New Mexico, Corrales, Event Date: Schedule begins February 22, 2015

Jane Butel Announces 32nd Year of Full Participation Cooking Classes, Corrales, New Mexico

Starting in 1983 in a leased Bed and Breakfast Inn in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Jane Butel conducted her first week-long full participation cooking class. Now, 32 successful years later, Butel is teaching these highly rated classes in Corrales, NM in her own home kitchen. Through the years, she has garnered high praise from many publications including feature stories in “Bon Appetit” magazine, the “New York Times,” “Good Housekeeping,” “Redbook,” “Travel and Leisure” and many more ...

 


 

Ohio, Cincinnati, Event Date: July 24th - 25th, 2015

2015 Cincinnati Music Festival Rolling into Cincinnati, July 24 to 25

QLZ Productions, LLP will provide tickets and accommodations for the annual, Cincinnati Music Festival (www.qlzproductions.com), to be held on Friday, July 24th and Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at Paul Brown Stadium in the heart of downtown Cincinnati, Ohio. The Cincinnati Music Festival is one of the nation’s most highly-anticipated two-day R&B music festivals, attracting local and regional guests from across the Midwest. Each year, the festival draws a wonderful mix ...

 


 

Ohio, Columbus, Event Date: March 27 and 28, 2015

Memories Scrapbooking Expo™ Coming to Columbus, Ohio, March 27 to 28

The Memories Scrapbooking Expo™, held Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28 at the Lausche Building of the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus, is the premiere scrapbooking event in the U.S. Thousands of scrapbookers, veterans of the craft and newcomers too, visit the event every spring. Many come with friends and family members and learn together how to preserve the memories they have made together. A Scrapbook Convention is a place for people who love to create photographic mementos (scrapbooks) who come together  ...

 


 

Ohio, Carey, Event Date: March 21 to 27, 2015

"Geocaching" in Carey, Ohio and surrounding area with prizes

What is Geocaching? From Wikipedia: Geocaching is an outdoor recreational activity, in which participants use a Global Positioning System (GPS) receiver or mobile device and other navigational techniques to hide and seek containers, called "geocaches" or "caches." The Geocaching event in the Carey Area will be March 21 through March 27th. It’s easy, go to www.careychamber.com and print out the Geocaching in Carey Area 2015 form. Find the locations and have the ...

 


 

Ohio, Sylvania, Event Date: April 25, 2015

Celebrating 40 Years of Hand Made Crafts at the Spring Crafters’ Showcase, Toledo Craftsman’s Guild, April 25

The juried members of the Toledo Craftsman’s Guild have announced their annual spring craft show, the Spring Crafters’ Showcase, to be held on Saturday, April 25th with hours from 10 am to 4 pm. The show will be held at the Tam-O-Shanter, Sylvania Exhibition Center, 7060 Sylvania Ave. in Sylvania, Ohio. This year marks the Craftsman’s Guild 40th anniversary and the spring show will be part of the year long celebration. This show will feature many of the newest spring decorating ideas ...

 


 

Oklahoma, Walters, Event Date: April 25, 2015

Cotton County Art Council Presents 47th Arts & Crafts Festival, Walters, OK

The Cotton County Art Council is gearing up for a fantastic 2015 Arts and Crafts Festival which will be Saturday, April 25th from 9am to 4pm at the Comanche Nation Community Center located on Highway 53 just east of Walters, Oklahoma. The Council has hosted an art show every year since 1976, and they are excited to be having their 47th show. The Festival will have a wide variety of fine art by local and visiting artists as well as a varied assortment of craft and vendor booths ...

 


 

Oklahoma, Tulsa, Event Date: August 21-22, 2015      

Creating Keepsakes Scrapbook Convention, Tulsa, OK, August 21-22, 2015

A Scrapbook Convention is a place for people who love to create photographic mementos (scrapbooks) who come together to celebrate this craft. At this gathering they can take classes to learn more about their hobby from industry experts, shop scrapbooking products from industry brands, and attend "crops" which are a gathering place for scrapbookers to work on their scrapbooking projects ...

 


 

Oregon, Portland, Event Date: March 28th to 29th, 2015

1st Annual Crowning of The Portland, OR Cinco de Mayo Pageant Queen

Buea Mode College will be hosting the Miss Cinco de Mayo Pageant at the 31st annual Cinco de Mayo Event. Auditions for Miss Cinco de Mayo will be held March 28th and 29th at 3407 SE 108th Ave., Portland, OR, Saturday: 1-5pm and Sunday: 12-3pm. Auditions are held for ages 16 to 25 years old. Bring a headshot/photo. There is a $10 audition fee. For more information ...

 


 

Oregon, Hillsboro, Event Date: April 11, 2015

Hillsboro High School to Hold First Annual Auction and Hall of Fame Event, Hillsboro

Hillsboro High School has announced its First Annual Auction and Hall of Fame event, April 11th, 2015 at the Venetian Theatre and Bistro, 253 E. Main Street, Hillsboro. This year’s theme is Live Blue! The goals for this event are to reconnect with alumni students and staff, engage the community and to share the wonderful progress that is being made at Hilhi. Funds raised will provide for continued school beautification efforts and a new Mac Computer Lab ...

 


 

Pennsylvania, Lancaster, Event Date: July 31-August 1, 2015   

Creating Keepsakes Scrapbook Convention, Lancaster, PA, July 31-August 1, 2015  

A Scrapbook Convention is a place for people who love to create photographic mementos (scrapbooks) who come together to celebrate this craft. At this gathering they can take classes to learn more about their hobby from industry experts, shop scrapbooking products from industry brands, and attend "crops" which are a gathering place for scrapbookers to work on their scrapbooking projects ...

 


 

Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Event Date: Saturday, April 11, 2015

Pittsburgh's Kente Arts Alliance to Present Geri Allen & TimeLine

On Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 8 pm, Kente Arts Alliance will present Geri Allen and Timeline at the Kelly-Strayhorn Theater, 5941 Penn Avenue, East Liberty, Pittsburgh, PA. Geri Allen is a pianist, composer, educator, and Guggenheim Fellowship recipient. Over her expansive career, the Detroit native released nearly 20 albums as a leader, and has worked with Ornette Coleman, Betty Carter, Tony Williams, Ron Carter, Ravi Coltrane, Esperanza Spalding, Terri Lyne Carrington ...

 


 

Rhode Island, Newport, Event Date: March 26 - November 8, 2015

Fired & Inspired Ceramics Exhibit to Open at Doris Duke’s Rough Point, Newport, RI Ceramic pieces appear in almost every house. Plates, mugs, candlesticks, and other items of everyday use are made from earthenware, stoneware, or porcelain. The 2015 Newport Restoration Foundation’s exhibit Fired & Inspired: Ceramics at Rough Point puts a spotlight on the diverse ceramics displayed in Doris Duke’s Newport home, now a house museum, and presents newly commissioned clay works by six contemporary artists. The Fired & Inspired: Ceramics at Rough Point exhibit displays a wide variety of ceramics ...

 


 

Rhode Island, Providence, Event Date: April 10 - 12, 2015 

Rhode Island RV & Camping Show & Sale Brings the Latest Products in the RV Industry to Northeast

RV and outdoor enthusiasts across America continue to choose the open road as one of their favorite options for leisure travel and vacations. With gas prices declining, more people are turning to RVing for their next getaway. For individuals, couples and families looking for the best deal on a new or pre-owned RV, the Rhode Island RV & Camping Show & Sale is a must attend event. The show opens Friday, April 10, at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence (1 Sabin Street). Attendees have ...

 


 

South Carolina, Myrtle Beach, Event Date: April 22-25, 2015

10th Annual Myrtle Beach International Film Festival Billed as “The East Coast’s Answer to the Sundance Film Festival”

The 10th Annual Myrtle Beach International Film Festival (MBIFF), billed as “The East Coast’s answer to the Sundance Film Festival,” has set this year’s Festival dates for April 22-25, 2015. The Film Festival will utilize a state of the art theater at Carmike Cinema 17, Broadway at the Beach, 1175 Celebrity Cir., Myrtle Beach, SC. Winner of prestigious international and national awards, such as “Top 25 Film Festivals To Submit To In The World,” by Movie Maker Magazine, and recognized as one of the best film festivals in the world, by Film International. Attending this ...

 


 

Texas, Crystal Beach, Event Date: May 8-10, 2015

A Taste of Great Gulf Coast Music is What’s Cooking at the Texas Crab Fest

The Texas Crab Festival is cooking up more than a weekend of Gulf Coast style food and fun – this year’s entertainment lineup features a taste of great music to please any palate. Featuring rock, country, blues, conjunto, gospel and Zydeco favorites playing all weekend with bands from all around Texas and along the Gulf Coast, there’s sure to be something for everyone at the 30th Annual Crab Fest. Friday’s music headliner is Grammy winner Wayne Toups, always a crowd pleaser ...

 


 

Crystal Beach, Texas, Event Date: May 8-10, 2015 The

Texas Crab Festival 5K/1K Run/Walk Adds to the Fun with a “Best Crab Costume Contest”

Texas Crab Festival invites you to sign up for the annual 5K/1K Fun Run/Walk event. This is a timed event for all ages which runs along a scenic, certified course near the festival fairgrounds, sponsored by Samson Energy. This year the Run ups the Fun with a “Best Crab Costume Contest.” Participants are encouraged to wear their craziest Crab Costumes for a chance to win a trophy. All participants in the Fun Run/Walk receive a ticket to the Crab Fest, a free t-shirt and a goodie ...

 


 

Switzerland, Trip Dates: July 1 to September 20, 2015

Discover Artisan Chocolate, Cheese, & Wine in Swiss Alps Summer Tours

The nine-day, all-inclusive, small-group tour, Cheese, Chocolate, and the Scenic Alps, links vineyards, chocolatiers, cheese dairies, and top restaurants with some of the most iconic mountain scenery in the world. Guests are immersed in the history, culture, and cuisine of Switzerland in small cities, towns, and regions including Luzern, Emmental, Grindelwald, Gruyères, Montreux, the Rhone Valley, and Zermatt. Guests will be on hand for cheesemaking over an open fire, tending a ...

 


 

Tennessee, Nashville, Event Date: April 24 to 26, 2015

Country Living Fair expands to Nashville for the First Time

Country Living magazine announced today that the annual Country Living Fair will expand to Nashville, TN in 2015. The Fair will take place on April 24-26 at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center in Lebanon and is expected to draw more than 20,000 visitors from across the country. The Country Living Fair brings the magazine’s content to life and gives readers access to a unique shopping experience featuring more than 150 vendors offering antiques, gifts, home décor ...

 


 

Texas, Rockwall, Event Date: April 19, 2015 (Rain Date April 26, 2015)

Take Me Out to the Ball Game: Rockwall County Historical Foundation Presents Vintage Base Ball

Learn the origins and early history of baseball as well as the customs and practices of the players and spectators. Join members of Rockwall County Historical Foundation on Sunday afternoon, April 19, 2015 for a Vintage Base Ball match between the Rockwall Retros and Farmers Branch Mustangs. First pitch will be at 1:00 pm at the Campbell Complex, 900 Yellow Jacket Ln ...

 


 

Texas, Houston, Event Date: August 28-29, 2015    

Creating Keepsakes Scrapbook Convention, Houston, TX, August 28-29, 2015

A Scrapbook Convention is a place for people who love to create photographic mementos (scrapbooks) who come together to celebrate this craft. At this gathering they can take classes to learn more about their hobby from industry experts, shop scrapbooking products from industry brands, and attend "crops" which are a gathering place for scrapbookers to work on their scrapbooking projects ...

 


 

Washington, Port Angeles, Event Date: April 18 & 19, 2015

World-Class Port Angeles Kayak & Film Festival Returns for Second Year

The Kayak & Film Festival, where sea, lake, river and surf paddling converge, returns to Port Angeles for a second year on Saturday, April 18 and Sunday, April 19 at Hollywood Beach, Port Angeles, WA. The event, which drew hundreds of novice to expert paddlers in its inaugural year, will offer an expanded line-up of on-the-water and dry land classes taught by nine experts specializing in all genres of kayaking and stand-up paddle boarding ...

 


 

Washington, Anacortes, Event Date: April 1 to 30, 2015

Fidalgo Island Quilters Quilt Walk, Anacortes, WA, April 1 to 30

The Fidalgo Island Quilters (FIQ) Quilt Guild will present the 2015 Quilt Walk in downtown Anacortes, WA from April 1 to 30. Scheduled to run the entire month of April, it coincides with the highly popular Skagit Valley Tulip Festival. Many merchants throughout the downtown core, mostly on Commercial Avenue, provide space for guild members to display a wide variety of traditional, contemporary, and art quilts. Quilted items will be on display during ...

 


 

Washington, Tacoma, Event Date: November 13-14, 2015       

Creating Keepsakes Scrapbook Convention, Tacoma, WA, November 13-14, 2015

A Scrapbook Convention is a place for people who love to create photographic mementos (scrapbooks) who come together to celebrate this craft. At this gathering they can take classes to learn more about their hobby from industry experts, shop scrapbooking products from industry brands, and attend "crops" which are a gathering place for scrapbookers to work on their scrapbooking projects ...