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By: Maria King
Date: January 14, 2018
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January 14, 2018

Jan 20, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
Since 1990, juried show featuring 225 award winning national and international fine art and fine craft exhibitors. It doesn’t get any better than this! The sand...the sea...and one of the top fine art festivals in the country. The Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts, consistently ranked as one of the best art affairs in the U.S. by Sunshine Artist Magazine, blends long-time favorites with the most buzz-worthy names on the contemporary arts scene. This much anticipated outdoor event spans one mile of Atlantic Avenue in Downtown Delray Beach, starting at US! East over the Intracoastal Waterway all the way to A1A on the Atlantic Ocean.
140,000 Attendees
Jan 19, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
Since 1959, over 600 hot rods, custom cars, cycles, boats, experimental cars, antiques, live entertainment and classic cars on display. Features custom cycles, street machines, performance cars, custom sports, custom cars, pickups, off road vehicles, boats, experimental cars and antiques
40,000 Attendees
Jan 19, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
Since 1983, The Oklahoma City Home + Garden Show will be at the Oklahoma State Fair Park. Oklahoma City’s largest home and garden show will feature more than 500 exhibitors and experts offering new products, design inspiration and remodeling ideas to motivate homeowners to take spring design and landscaping to the next level. Join special guests as they share home, design, landscape and gardening advice. Attendees will also enjoy full-sized landscapes, demonstrations and presentations by local home and garden professionals. Children under 12 are free. As a part of Hero Day on Sunday, all active and retired military, police and firefighters receive free admission by presenting a valid service ID at the east entrance of the Cox Pavilion. For more information about the event and tickets, visit the website or call 800-395- 1350.
30,000 Attendees
Jan 18, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
Since 1963, boating enthusiasts can shop and compare the latest lines of new boats and accessories. Top manufacturers and dealers provide pricing discounts found only at the Atlanta Boat Show. Forget the winter chills and set sail for sunny days at Georgia’s largest nautical extravaganza. Whether it’s sails, paddles, skis or motors, visitors will find the largest selection of boats and accessories at the Atlanta Boat Show, which docks at the Georgia World Congress Center. Expect even more boats, accessories and family fun during the Southeast’s premier boating event. Highlights include: • Boats Galore: Hundreds of the latest boat models with many dealers offering the lowest prices of the year. From pontoons to personal watercraft to bass boats and luxury cruisers, along with an amazing array of boating gear and accessories – there’s something for every budget and interest.
40,000+ Attendees
Jan 18, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
Since 1958, one of America's largest indoor boat and fishing show featuring over 1,200 powerboats, sailboats, fishing boats, yachts, jet skies, ski boats, wave runners, pontoon boats, canoes, antique boats and performance boats. Catch the wave of new products at more than 450 marine accessory, equipment and service displays. Plus family attractions and activities. (Some special activities have an additional cost)
120,000 Attendees
Jan 18, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
Since 1971. Whether you're planning a vacation, looking for a new boat or RV, or just want a fun day with the family, the Minnesota Sportsmen’s Show has you covered. With hundreds of resorts, lodges and campgrounds from the Midwest, Canada and even Africa, you’re sure to find the perfect vacation spot for your family or buddy trip. Boat Show pricing with all of the area’s best dealers for fishing boats, runabouts and pontoons. Also, all of the best dock manufacturers are at the show as well!
70,000 Attendees
Jan 18, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
Since 1988, featuring over 400 exhibitors, the Sacramento International Sportsmen's Exposition and Boat Show will offer the Central Valley's largest selection of products and services for anglers, hunters, boaters, ATVers, campers and recreational-vehicle enthusiasts, also showcasing some of the world's finest wildlife paintings, sculpture, photography, leathercraft and log furniture. Hundreds of lodges, resorts, guides and outfitters will be available to answer questions or book adventures to destinations nearby or distan. Some highlights and features include Northern California’s largest selection of sportfishing boats, at bargain prices. Full of the latest in camping gear and Ford vehicles, chainsaw artist, huge sporting- dog arena, ATV Adventure Ride, bass tank, casting pond, sporting dog demos, archery shootong range, fish and game cooking demos, expert-led presentations on dozens of hot outdoor topics, super tanker live-fish display, seminars and much more.
40,000 Attendees
Jan 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2018
Since 1987, Huge works of "snow art" take shape as you watch teams of sculptors participate in the Illinois Snow Sculpting Competition. Walk through or drive through Sinnissippi Park and see 35 teams compete for the right to represent Illinois in the National Competition. - BE SURE TO CHECK WEBSITE FOR SCHEDULE UPDATES.
40,000 Attendees
Jan 19, 2018 - Jan 28, 2018
Since 1978, an unbelievable variety display on 2.2 miles of aisle frontage. 816 spaces filled with gems, rocks, minerals, arts, crafts, hobbies, jewelry, silver and goldsmithing, faceting, precious metals, antiques, coins, lapidary tools, equipment and supplies and food.
150,000+ Attendees
Jan 17, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
Since 1967, largest operating display of lapidary equipment in the country. Over 500 outdoor sites and 10,000 sq. ft. building. Displays from around the Country: dealers with gems, minerals, jewelry, demonstrations and more. All the merchandise displayed by vendors must be 75% gem, mineral or jewelry related. All our visitors over the years love that we insist on a 75% ratio because they know coming to this show it is all about rocks, minerals and gems!
300,000 Attendees
Jun 16, 2001 - Jun 17, 2001
Since 1974, re-enactment groups depict typical civil war recruiting and training activities, military drills, weapons firings, artifact displays and women's activities.
5,000+ Attendees
Jan 17, 2018 - Feb 03, 2018
Since 1958. One ofthe oldest and largest stock shows in the U.S. The events featured include PRCA rodeos, a ranch rodeo, timed sheepdog trails, draft horse events, all around show, quarter horse show, livestock shows and sales, horse shows and sale, school tours and commercial exhibits. There will be over 300 vendors as well as Western Stallion Row, a two day horse sale and just about everything for stock and stock breeders.
140,000 Attendees
Jan 18, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
Since 1955, features over 400 exhibitors, new model year power boats, fishing boats, pontoon boats, motors, marine electronics, trailers, lifts, docks, personal watercraft, ATV's, motorcycles, RV's, camping trailers, fishing and sporting goods, seminars, family vacation and adventure travel destinations and much more.
135,000 Attendees
Jan 19, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
Since 1993.This award-winning fine art festival features more than 165 juried fine artisans from throughout the United States and abroad. Artists will be exhibiting paintings in oil, watercolor, pastel, acrylic, and ink; impressive small, medium and life-sized sculptures in bronze, clay, metal, stone and wood, sparkling hand blown glass, one-of-a-kind handcrafted jewelry, beautiful photography, batiks, intricate gourds and much more! This festival also combines fine art and fine craft with an elaborate collection of domestic and imported wines for sampling. For $10, patrons will receive an engraved souvenir wine glass with six tasting tickets; allowing them to enjoy their magnificent wine, all while strolling throughout thousands of original works of art and listening to live music float through the air. The festival will take place in downtown Carefree, at the intersection of Easy and Ho Hum streets. Hours are 10am to 5pm each day. Admission is $3.00 for adults and free for Carefree residents. Parking is free all weekend. Altogether, this event promises to be a weekend to forever remember!
40,000 Attendees
Jan 19, 2018 - Jan 21, 2018
Since 2011. Dozens of Hot Air Balloons will grace the beautiful morning skies of Lake Havasu City! Everyone will marvel at the magnificent sight. Better yet, all will be able to stroll among the many Balloons and chat with the pilots as they prepare for flight. After the morning launch everyone is invited to enjoy a day of "Fun Fair" acivities at the Balloon Field. There will be events for all ages including food, souvenirs, games, rides, contests and displays. Imagine if you will, a real full size balloon laying on its side that you can actually walk inside of. Everyone will enjoy the tissue paper balloon launch with balloons made by children. As the evening sun sets a stunning photographic event will unfold when the Balloons are inflated after dark and left on the ground to glow like giant Chinese lanterns. This is our fantastic and picturesque "Night Glow." Bring the entire family and stroll through the launch area, morning or evening, and see these magical lighter than air marvels towering high around you. Stay for the entire day and enjoy all the great events.
35,000+ Attendees
Jan 15, 2018
The MLK Grande Parade Is One Of The Largest Single Day Multicultural Events In The U.S. That Commemorate The MLK National Holiday Observance. The Parade Will be Held In Houston's Midtown Originating On San Jacinto Street and Elgin Street Beginning @ 10A(CST). To Learn More Visit Or Call 713-953-1633
300,000 Attendees
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