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Find Summer Fairs and Festivals

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Find Summer Fairs and Festivals in Your Area – A Great Free Resource for Staycations and for When You Travel

I found a fun, free website called Fairs and Festivals  which lists all the summer fairs and festivals happening all across our 50 states. You can find state fairs, county fairs, car shows, food festivals, arts and crafts shows and even farmers markets.

Use the calendar feature on the home page of Fairs and Festivals to sort by date and location. This is a great tool to use when you are on vacation and looking for a fun activity.

 

Here is a list of the some of the fun activities that they track:

  1. Fairs including State – County – Community – Street and Arts and Crafts
  2. Renaissance Faires
  3. Irish, Scottish, Polish, Cinco de Mayo, Italian, Greek, Chinese Parades
  4. Native American Festivals and Pow Wow’s
  5. Music Festivals including Folk – Pop – Country – Reggae – Blues – Indie – Classical – Jazz – Bluegrass and Christian Music
  6. Antiques, Art and Crafts
  7. Other Festivals including Wool and Fiber – Film – Dragon Boat – River, Lake and Ocean
  8. Livestock including Chicken, Goats, Beef and Pork shows
  9. Food Festivals INC. Orange, Chocolate, Apple, Strawberry, Peach, Cherry, Blueberry and Peanut
  10. Beer, Wine, Bourbon BBQ’s International Food, Ice Cream, Tomato
  11. Heritage Fairs
  12. Oktoberfest
  13. Lobster, Crab, Shrimp and Other Seafood
  14. Daffodil, Rose, and Flowers
  15. Snow, Sand, Ice Art shows and Sculpture
  16. Pride Parades
  17. Kite, Air Shows, Hot Air Balloons Shows and Races
  18. Bird watching and shows
  19. 4th July Parades
  20. Horse Shows and Rodeo’s
  21. Boat, Car, Home and Garden Shows
  22. Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter Events
  23. Frontier Days, Western days and Cowboy Events
  24. Christmas, May Fairs, Harvest Events
  25. Farm Shows, 4H Fairs, Antique Farm Equipment

 

USA Today also has an online resource for Food and Wine Festivals happening all across the USA. You can access their database here.

 

These are two great resources to use, bookmark and share! You can PIN this blog post to your Pinterest page to use later or for when you are traveling. Follow me on Pinterest here and I will follow you back! I love to see what my readers are pinning!

I hope you and your loved ones are enjoying a happy and fun summer.

Do you have a favorite local fair or festival to share?

 

 

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