We’ve sifted through piles of extraordinary events and found the top 50 events happening around the United States (plus one in Canada) in 2017.
So if you haven’t already added these killer events to your bucket list, now is the time to do so.
Yes, Carnival is celebrated in many countries and cities throughout the world, but Mardi Gras in New Orleans is the only festival of it’s kind in the US.
Celebrate Fat Tuesday by throwing on some beads, dressing up (or down) in costume, and watching the Parade roll on through the famous French Quarter of New Orleans.
True north is not a final destination: it’s a path, a journey, and a yearning to explore and connect to your life’s purpose. Mardi Gras surely takes the king cake for what has to be one of the most unique and constant party events in the United States.
Choose your own adventure at this event with options ranging from multi-level yoga and meditation sessions, mouthwatering organic and whole foods, heart-pumping music, inspiring lectures and workshops, and boundary-pushing activities including bike tours, horseback riding, eco kayaking. If you’re into partying, revelling, and just having a care-free good time, Mardi Gras is the event for you.
At each event, hundreds and thousands of lanterns get lit and slowly take off into the air.Nearly 40 years later, Sundance hasn’t just attracted more filmmakers to Utah, but it is the largest independent film festival in the U. and only the Cannes Film Festival in France can compare in scale.Thousands of actors, directors, producers, screenwriters, and celebrities make the trip to scenic Park City each January to watch the premier of their films and gather together as contemporaries.Not only do you get to see new, innovative products, but you can attend seminars and listen to keynote speakers discuss their products and their visions of the future.CES is the ultimate techie paradise and it’s where tomorrow is on display. If you need a break from the cold this winter, or don’t want to give up your exercise routine while you’re on vacation this summer, then the Run Disney Races are a perfect match for you.Now in it’s 15th sailing, Jam Cruise has grown into a coveted destination and a yearly retreat for both music lovers and artists alike.