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August

Connecticut, Enfield, Event Date: Through September 6th, 2016, Every Tuesday
Family Fun Fair at Enfield Square: Summer Cruise Nights and Open-Air Market, Enfield, CT
Enfield Square and Trantolo and Trantolo are sponsoring a Summer Cruise Night and Open-Air Market every Tuesday evening from 5 PM – 8 PM located at Enfield Square in the Sears parking lot, Enfield, CT. The event is open to all car clubs or anyone that want to enjoy an evening with other car enthusiasts. Visitors can view hot-rods, muscle, contemporary and classic cars. Meet and Greet the Thompsonville Fire Department ...
 
New Jersey, Upper Montclair, Event Date: September 17-18, 2016
Fine Art and Crafts at Anderson Park Coming to Montclair, NJ
Visit the booths of fine artists and fine crafters the Fine Art and Crafts Fair at Anderson Park in Upper Montclair, NJ on September 17-18, 2016 from 10 am to 5 pm. The event is free and is held rain or shine. Fine Art and Crafts at Essex County’s Anderson Park will, for the 33rd time, transform the park into 150 mini galleries and boutiques featuring etchings, oils, watercolor, photography, wearable fiber, jewelry, glass, leather, wood, clay and much more ...
 
California, Walnut Creek, Event Date: August 12-13, 26-27, 2016
Goat Hall Productions Presents Two New Chamber Operas, Walnut Creek, CA
Hearts and minds cannot be trusted. Madness seems to be the method in Mark Alburger's "Alma Maria Schindler Mahler Gropius Werfel" and the John G..Bilotta/Jostein Stalheim "Rosetta's Stone" -- both new-music dramas receiving their world premieres (8:15pm, Fridays-Saturdays, August 12-13 and 26-27) at Lesher Center for the Arts ...
 
Arizona, Prescott, Event Date: August 13 - 14, 2016
Mountain Artists Guild Hosts 66th Annual Prescott Arts Show, Prescott, AZ
The 67 year-old non profit Mountain Artists Guild will be hosting the 66th Annual Prescott Arts & Crafts Festival on August 13 to 14, Saturday 9am - 5pm; Sunday 9am - 4pm. The festival is open to the public, with free admission, and takes place on the beautiful park-like setting of the historic Courthouse Square in downtown Prescott, AZ. Resting at over 5,300 feet elevation and surrounded by scenic mountains makes this an exceptionally ...
 
Ohio, Columbus, Event Date: August 12th & August 13th, 2016
Columbus Food Truck Festival Returns to Downtown Columbus, OH
The 6th Annual Columbus Food Truck Festival, America's largest food truck festival, is back on August 12th and August 13th, 2016 at the Columbus Commons, 160 South High St., Columbus, Ohio 43215. The Columbus Food Truck Festival is a two-day event featuring over 70 of the best food trucks in Ohio, music, arts and crafts, kids’ activities and family fun for all ages. The foodie feast begins Friday, August 12th at 12 pm and continues through ... 
 
Africa, Kenya, Event Date: July - October, 2016
Witness the largest concentration of land animals in the world: The Great Migration in the Masai Mara, Kenya
Falcon Africa Safaris, wildlife specialists since 1990, are offering The Migration Safari, Masai Mara Game Reserve, Kenya, Africa from July - October, 2016. After the long rains in April and May, when the first flush of grass turns the Masai Mara’s golden savannah green, the most amazing wildlife spectacle anywhere in the world takes place: The Great Wildebeest Migration in Kenya, Africa. Between the months of August and October one and a half million ...
 
California, Venice, Event Date: August 7th, 2016
40th Annual Festival of the Chariots Parade, Venice, California, August 7th
The 40th Annual Festival of the Chariots Parade will take place in Venice, California on August 7th, starting at 10am. Three ornate and brilliant thirty-foot chariots will parade from the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium to a colorful festival site in Ocean Front Park, Venice. The site will offer music, exotic Indian dance, drama, educational exhibits on bhakti-yoga and east-Asian culture. There will be family and children activities, the popular Govinda's Gifts tent, free ...
 
Indiana, Columbia City, Event Date: August 12 to 14, 2016
Mihsihkinaahkwa Pow Wow, a Native American Event in Columbia City, IN
The 21st Annual Mihsihkinaahkwa Pow Wow will be held August 12 to 14, 2016 at 1035 E. 205, Columbia City, IN 46725 10am to 9pm. Admission is 4.00, children under 12 free. Mihsihkinaahkwa Pow Wow is a traditional Native American event. There will be 32 vendors with Native American art, crafts, food and products. Native American singing and dancing, dance times are Sat. 1-4 and 6 to 9 pm. Sunday dancing is at noon. Soarin' Hawk Raptors will visit ...
 
Pennsylvania, West Chester, Event Date: August 14, 2016
West Chester's Touch A Truck Day
The Touch-A-Truck Day is presented by the West Chester Parks and Recreation Department. Touch a Truck Day, is for children of all ages, to explore the vehicles that fascinate them. This event will provide children and their families with the opportunity to see different models of cars and trucks as well as a variety of other vehicles. The previous events have had great success, with over 50 participants and 2,000 people in attendance. This event will be ...
 
Ohio, Twinsburg, Event Date: August 6 to 7, 2016
Twins Days Festival: Largest Annual Gathering of Twins in the World, Twinsburg, OH
The 2016 Twins Days Festival will be held August 6th and 7th (9:00 am) at Glen  Chamberlain Park, 10270 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg, Ohio. This annual international event is recorded as the “Largest Annual Gathering of Twins in the World” by the Guinness Book of World Records. Inaugurated in 1976, this year celebrates the Twins Days 41st festival. The theme of this years festival is "Twins Days - Twinfinity and beyond."
 
Colorado, Morrison, Event Date: August 27 - 28, 2016
T.E.V. Edelweiss Oktoberfest Season Opener, Morrison, CO, August 27 - 28
The T.E.V. Edelweiss Club, located at 17832 Highway 8 , Morrison, CO, announces its 3rd annual Oktoberfest to be held on August 27th and 28th, 2016. This two-day event is a replica of an authentic German Festival complete with German bands, dancers, home made food and of course, German beer from Hofbrau and Andechs. The event kicks off on Saturday, August 28th, at 12 p.m. There will be guest speakers, an Opening Ceremony, and lots of ...
 
Colorado, Denver, Event Date: August 4 to 6, 2016
National Button Show: Rediscovering Buttons by Mining for Buttons in Denver
Folks who like antiques and collectibles should join the huge crowd rediscovering antique clothing and uniform buttons as a fascinating collectible. Opportunity is coming at the National Button Show in Denver, Colorado where folks will be mining in button mountains with over 500,000 buttons available to view and purchase this August 4 through 6, 2016. Collectors are discovering that these are not the ordinary buttons found in jars at flea markets, garage sales and some antique shops. These are unique, beautiful miniature works of art and sometimes ...
 
Michigan, Lowell, Event Date: June 16 - August 25, 2016
Lowell Showboat Sizzlin' Summer Concerts 2016 Line-up, Lowell, MI
The Lowell Showboat Sizzlin' Summer Concerts are presented by LowellArts and Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce. This outdoor concert series runs June 16 - August 25, 2016. Thursday evening concerts begin at 7pm in front of the Lowell Showboat, 113 Riverwalk Plaza, in downtown Lowell, MI. Food and spirits are available, admission to the concerts and parking is free. Featuring exclusively music groups based in Michigan, the concerts aim to ... 
 
Switzerland, Gruyères, Event Date: June-September 2016
Step into the World of Chocolate on a Foodie Tour of Switzerland
To showcase the food traditions of Switzerland, with an emphasis on chocolate, Alpenwild, a tour company with over 30 years of experience in the Alps, leads gourmet tours in Switzerland. These summer food tours capture both the gastronomic delights and the spectacular scenery of the Alps. The 9-day, all-inclusive, small-group tour, Cheese, Chocolate, and the Scenic Alps, visits chocolatiers, chocolate makers ... 
 
New Hampshire, Gilford, Event Date: August 4-6, 2016
Gunstock Mountain Resort to Host SoulFest, New England’s Premier Christian Music Festival
This three-day event features world-renowned and Grammy winning Christian artists representing all musical genres on four separate stages, guest speakers and authors from across the globe. Celebrating 19 years of Music, Love and Action, the SoulFest, will be held August 4-6, 2016 in the picturesque White Mountains of Gilford, New Hampshire at Gunstock Mountain Resort (719 Cherry Valley Rd. Gilford, NH 03249). Gunstock provides an idyllic ...
 
Italy, Lakes District, Event Dates: June 22 - 30, 2016, Sept 3 - 11, 2016
Tofino Expeditions Announces A New Kayaking Tour of the Lakes District of Italy
Tofino Expeditions, a veteran commercial company offering worldwide kayaking tours, is announcing a brand new kayaking tour that explores the Lakes District of Italy. Using kayaks, which provide a truly unique perspective on one of the most romantic and fascinating destinations in the world, visitors on this tour get an up close and personal look at the stunning landscapes, delectable cuisine, and captivating cultures of Italy’s Lakes District ...
 
Switzerland, Gruyères, Tour Dates: July, August, September, 2016
Tiny Switzerland is Big on the Food Scene: Cheese, Chocolate, and Scenic Alps Tour
Cheese, Chocolate, and Scenic Alps,” a food-tasting tour of Switzerland, delights guests with exclusive visits to ancient terraced vineyards, farmstead cheesemakers, artisan chocolatiers, and top restaurants while showing off some of the most iconic mountain scenery in the world. Guests are immersed in Swiss culture and cuisine as they visit the charming villages sprinkled throughout the countryside and meet food artisans who make the experience unforgettable ...

 

September

 

Connecticut, Enfield, Event Date: Through September 6th, 2016, Every Tuesday
Family Fun Fair at Enfield Square: Summer Cruise Nights and Open-Air Market, Enfield, CT Enfield Square and Trantolo and Trantolo are sponsoring a Summer Cruise Night and Open-Air Market every Tuesday evening from 5 PM – 8 PM located at Enfield Square in the Sears parking lot, Enfield, CT. The event is open to all car clubs or anyone that want to enjoy an evening with other car enthusiasts. Visitors can view hot-rods, muscle, contemporary and classic cars. Meet and Greet the Thompsonville Fire Department ...
 
Africa, Kenya, Event Date: July - October, 2016
Witness the largest concentration of land animals in the world: The Great Migration in the Masai Mara, Kenya
Falcon Africa Safaris, wildlife specialists since 1990, are offering The Migration Safari, Masai Mara Game Reserve, Kenya, Africa from July - October, 2016. After the long rains in April and May, when the first flush of grass turns the Masai Mara’s golden savannah green, the most amazing wildlife spectacle anywhere in the world takes place: The Great Wildebeest Migration in Kenya, Africa. Between the months of August and October one and a half million ...
 
California, Kelseyville, Event Date: September 24, 2016
Kelseyville Pear Festival showcases agricultural heritage celebrating pear and wine grape harvest, Kelseyville, CA
The historic country town of Kelseyville, CA celebrates 24 years of agricultural heritage with the Kelseyville Pear Festival on Saturday, September 24, 2016. From 7:00 am to 5:00 pm this free family-focused event showcases agritourism, history, local businesses, craftsmen, and community services. The event takes place on Main Street. The day that starts off with a pancake breakfast at the Kelseyville Fire House and is followed by a ...
 
Sicily, Noto, Event Date: September 5 - 11th, 2016; September 12 - 18th, 2016; September 26 -October 2nd.
Soul of Sicily is first to offer Insider's Tour of Pastry & Chocolate Making in Baroque Sicily
The Sicilian Almonds, Pastry & Baroque Tour in Italy is being offered by Soul of Sicily from September 5th - 11th, 2016 and throughout the month of September. Soul of Sicily has been delighting small groups of travelers with culinary tours since 2006. Founder, Renée Restivo says, "What better way to celebrate our ten year anniversary than to create a week-long tasting experience that is a tasting celebration of the art of pastry making in ...
 
Switzerland, Gruyères, Event Date: June-September 2016
Step into the World of Chocolate on a Foodie Tour of Switzerland
To showcase the food traditions of Switzerland, with an emphasis on chocolate, Alpenwild, a tour company with over 30 years of experience in the Alps, leads gourmet tours in Switzerland. These summer food tours capture both the gastronomic delights and the spectacular scenery of the Alps. The 9-day, all-inclusive, small-group tour, Cheese, Chocolate, and the Scenic Alps, visits chocolatiers, chocolate makers ... 
 
Italy, Lakes District, Event Dates: June 22 - 30, 2016, Sept 3 - 11, 2016
Tofino Expeditions Announces A New Kayaking Tour of the Lakes District of Italy
Tofino Expeditions, a veteran commercial company offering worldwide kayaking tours, is announcing a brand new kayaking tour that explores the Lakes District of Italy. Using kayaks, which provide a truly unique perspective on one of the most romantic and fascinating destinations in the world, visitors on this tour get an up close and personal look at the stunning landscapes, delectable cuisine, and captivating cultures of Italy’s Lakes District ...
 
Switzerland, Gruyères, Tour Dates: July, August, September, 2016
Tiny Switzerland is Big on the Food Scene: Cheese, Chocolate, and Scenic Alps Tour
Cheese, Chocolate, and Scenic Alps,” a food-tasting tour of Switzerland, delights guests with exclusive visits to ancient terraced vineyards, farmstead cheesemakers, artisan chocolatiers, and top restaurants while showing off some of the most iconic mountain scenery in the world. Guests are immersed in Swiss culture and cuisine as they visit the charming villages sprinkled throughout the countryside and meet food artisans who make the experience unforgettable ...

 

October
 
Nepal, Kathmandu, Tour Dates: October 9th to 24th, 2016
Incredible Nepal: The unique heritage and culture of a Himalayan nation
Incredible Indian Tours, subcontinent specialists since 2000, are offering their Incredible Nepal, a non-trekking cultural immersion tour from October 9th to 24th, 2016. The tour explores the ancient towns and villages of the Kathmandu Valley. Spend time in hilltop villages with magical mountain views at dawn and safari through the jungle searching for rhinos and tigers – on elephant back and by jeep. Beginning in Bhaktapur, one of the erstwhile capitals ...
 
South Carolina, Myrtle Beach, Event Date: October 1-2, 2016
Myrtle Beach Fall Home Show Expo Coming to Myrtle Beach Mall
The Myrtle Beach Fall Home Show Expo is coming to the Myrtle Beach Mall, 10177 North Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina on October 1st -2nd, 2016. The Myrtle Beach Fall Home Show Expo is a one stop marketplace to find the experts to remodel, renovate and renew your home. There will be two full days of product displays, expert advice, give-a-ways, and savings on hundreds of products and services. Meet one on one with the ...
 
New Jersey, Pitman, Event Date: October 22-23, 2016
Autumn Fest & Children's Halloween Weekend, Pitman NJ
Costumes and fun will be found at the Autumn Fest & Children’s Halloween Weekend taking place at the Virtura Total Turf, 614 Lambs Rd. in Pitman, NJ, on October 22-23, 2016. Hours are Saturday, 11am to 9pm and Sunday, 11am to 6pm. This is Halloween fun exclusively for children under 12 years old and held indoors and outdoors. The Autumn Fest will cover over 50,000 sq. ft. and is billed as the largest indoor event in South Jersey’s history. Five ...
 
San Rafael, California, Event Date: October 1, 2016
The Northern California Festival is a celebration of everything community and more
The Creole United Festival celebrates it’s 4th year in Marin County, a rhythmic magnet attracting all generations from throughout the U.S. and abroad. The festival is held Saturday, October 1, 2016, 11am-6pm at Lagoon Park in San Rafael, CA (located close to San Francisco).  GRAMMY Nominated, Andre Thierry brings high energy and captivating entertainment with special guest bands from Louisiana and Texas. Fun for all ages, arts & crafts, kidzone, wood ...
 
New Jersey, Woodstown, Event Date: October 7-9, 2016
13th annual South Jersey Pumpkin Show: three-day family fall festival is gearing up for its biggest celebration
The 13th annual South Jersey Pumpkin Show is gearing up for its biggest celebration of the fall harvest this October 7 - 9, 2016 hosted at the Salem County Fairgrounds, 735 Harding Highway, Woodstown, New Jersey 08098. The event’s theme for 2016 is "Celebrate the change in Seasons." The fairgrounds will be transformed by pumpkins, scarecrows, gourds, cornstalks and hundreds of colorful mums. The South Jersey Pumpkin Show ... 
 
Africa, Kenya, Event Date: July - October, 2016
Witness the largest concentration of land animals in the world: The Great Migration in the Masai Mara, Kenya
Falcon Africa Safaris, wildlife specialists since 1990, are offering The Migration Safari, Masai Mara Game Reserve, Kenya, Africa from July - October, 2016. After the long rains in April and May, when the first flush of grass turns the Masai Mara’s golden savannah green, the most amazing wildlife spectacle anywhere in the world takes place: The Great Wildebeest Migration in Kenya, Africa. Between the months of August and October one and a half million ...
 
Sicily, Noto, Event Date: October 2nd, 2016
Soul of Sicily is first to offer Insider's Tour of Pastry & Chocolate Making in Baroque Sicily
The Sicilian Almonds, Pastry & Baroque Tour in Italy is being offered by Soul of Sicily from September 5th - 11th, 2016 and throughout the month of September. Soul of Sicily has been delighting small groups of travelers with culinary tours since 2006. Founder, Renée Restivo says, "What better way to celebrate our ten year anniversary than to create a week-long tasting experience that is a tasting celebration of the art of pastry making in ...