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By: Maria King
Date: July 14, 2019
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July 14, 2019

Jul 18, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
Since 1960, the streets of downtown Ann Arbor will be filled with the sights and sounds of the four art fairs collectively known as the Ann Arbor Art Fairs. This year the 1,100 invited artists will display and sell their work. In addition to extraordinary fine art and craft work, the Art Fairs also include a host of merchant displays, food from local restaurants, art demonstrations, live music, street performances, children's activities and much more.
500,000 Attendees
Jul 19, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
Since 1982. 150 performing literary and visual arts programs and family activities featuring local, regional and national talent, continuous performances on 3 outdoor stages, indoor and outdoor visual arts exhibitions, opera, chamber music, international dance, literary arts workshops, celebrity readings, street theater special activities for children and the whole family. Rain or Shine.
350,000+ Attendees
Jul 19, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
Since 1965, Main street comes alive with the biggest parade in the State, delicious seafood, and a juried craft and art show. There is live entertainment happening on 3 stages all weekend long! There are fun competitions from the Diaper Derby to a professional bike race, and a firefighter's muster to the Maine State Clam Shucking Contest. There is a fun run (1 mile for kids) and a 5 mile road race for adults. We feature a canoe race, fireworks, a street dance and lots more fun for the entire family.
150,000 Attendees
Jul 19, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
Since 1981, this event encourages people to get their hands dirty. Ribbers from across the country serve approximately 105,000 pounds of ribs. Experience some of the best ribs anywhere in the U.S. while listening to the sounds of America's premiere jazz artists, including nationally renowned performers. TAKES PLACE - Downtown Columbus, Ohio In Bicentennial Park and Genoa Park on the Scioto Mile
650,000+ Attendees
Jul 21, 2019 - Aug 05, 2019
A two week long event featuring football's greatest names and the excitement of the hall of famers. Enjoy all of the football related exhibits and bring an appetite for the food. The last Saturday the enshrinement ceremony takes place and the last Sunday the Hall of Fame game is held at Fawcett Stadium. Events take place throughout Canton over a two week period. The Drum Corps International Competition at Paul Brown Tiger Stadium in nearby Massillon on the last day is the final event.
700,000 Attendees
Jul 18, 2019 - Jul 28, 2019
Since 1983. Held each summer across the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina, Folkmoot features performances, a parade and workshops by up to 300 performers from about nine countries. Performers demonstrate cultural heritage through colorful, authentic and original reproduction costumes, lively dance and traditional music. During its history, over 200 folk groups from more than 100 countries have shared their heritage and culture at the Folkmoot Festival.
75,000 Attendees
Jul 18, 2019 - Jul 20, 2019
Since 1994, rock from the 70's, 80's and 90's, big screen video, food and crafts. The biggest names...the outrageous fans...the legendary good times. They’re all set to tear the rockside apart for 4 huge days of music and fun
145,000 Attendees
Jul 19, 2019 - Jul 28, 2019
Since 1982, week long jazz and blues music festival, as a tribute to native born W.C. Handy. features over 200 events including, 5K run, century bike ride, musical entertainment, sand Volleyball tournament, fun run and walk, men's tennis round-robin, senior events, car and truck show, street strut and parade, food, block party, riverside jazz, mall jazz and much, much more. Over 80 locations in over 7 different cities. Also takes place at various locations in the following cities: Tuscumbia, Rogersville, Muscle Shoals and Sheffield.
130,000 Attendees
Jul 16, 2019 - Jul 20, 2019
Since 1934, Festival features authentic Mexican foods, crafts, music on three stages and carnival excitement for all ages. This weeklong event has celebrated Topeka's Hispanic culture. Takes place at venues all over town
50,000 Attendees
Jul 18, 2019 - Jul 20, 2019
Since 1977, features 350 booths filled with juried outdoor exhibitors showing hand-made crafts and arts, food and entertainment, various artists from 30 states, 3 countries plus many local artists.
150,000 Attendees
Jul 19, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
Since 2000. The Annual PPG Syracuse Nationals classic car show is one of the largest car shows of its kind in the country today. Over 8,000 cars, 90,000 people, and 400 vendors converge on the beautiful New York State Fairgrounds. Every square foot of the 365 acre fairgrounds will be overflowing with cars, vendors, and activities for car enthusiasts and the whole family. You’ll see thousands upon thousands of the most beautiful and unique automobiles from all over the U.S. and Canada! The swap meet, car corral, women’s world, mini- nationals, live music, tech seminars, gasoline alley, and old skool roundup, are just a few of the things to do and see while you’re at the show! With plenty of hotels, great restaurants, and world class shopping close by, the PPG Syracuse Nationals is THE premier car show in the Northeast! Come celebrate Americas’ love affair with classic cars at the Annual PPG Syracuse Nationals.
90,000+ Attendees
Jul 18, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
Comic-Con International: San Diego is the nation’s largest comics and popular arts convention. Comic-Con International is a non-profit educational corporation dedicated to creating awareness of and appreciation for comics and related popular art forms, primarily through the presentation of conventions and events that celebrate the historic and ongoing contribution of comics to art and culture.
126,000 Attendees
Jul 18, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
Since 1960. Every year the streets of downtown Ann Arbor are filled with the sights and sounds of the four art fairs collectively known as the Ann Arbor Art Fairs. This year 1100 artists will display and sell their work. For more than 50 years, artists with amazing talents and unsurpassed skills have come to the streets of Ann Arbor in July to exhibit at the Ann Arbor Art Fairs. The Fairs are an impressive sight to see: no matter what direction you take, no matter where you look, you’ll discover colors and sights that will energize and captivate.
600,000+ Attendees
Jul 17, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
Since 2007, Each July, more than 100,000 bikers and bike enthusiasts descend on this city located along the shores of Lake Erie, to enjoy three days of rides, bands, bike contests, custom motorcycles, bike accessories and more. In fact, our Bringin’ in the Roar Bike Parade is an annual tradition, with 5,000 to 6,000 bikers, led by a celebrity grand marshal, rolling into town to take part in one of the largest escorted rides in history — the official kickoff of ROAR®!
130,000 Attendees
Jul 19, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
Voted "Best Food Festival" 2016 and 2017, the Albert Lee Appliance Bite of Seattle® is Seattle's Original Food and Beverage Showcase featuring 60+ restaurants and pop-up vendors, Craft Beer and Cider Tasting, 90+ live bands, all NEW MUNCHIES @ The Mural, and free Bite Movie Night on Friday, July 19th, outdoor beer gardens, live cooking demonstrations and cook-off battles on The Bite Cooks! stage, The Alley benefiting Food Lifeline, Family Fun Zone, sponsor activities and more! FREE ADMISSION!
400,000 Attendees
Jul 20, 2019 - Jul 21, 2019
The DC Big Flea Antiques Show is the largest Antique Flea Market in the Mid-Atlantic with dealers from over 35 states. Everything from Jewelry, Art, Furniture, Vintage Clothing, Mid- Century Modern, Repurposed and much more. All at affordable prices!
9,000 Attendees
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