March 1, 2022 at 12:53 am #72958CasselKeymaster
In March, our monthly theme is FESTIVAL.
Can you think of locations where festivals are held? Or the name of a festival? Or an activity associated with a festival? As we were very busy in February and didn’t seem to have much time for a theme that should have been easy, let’s hope we have a bit more time for this one.
Because I want more people to jump in the game, I will ask to NOT post two consecutive answers (unless there is a 24 hour period without an answer since it could mean we are stuck)March 1, 2022 at 4:52 am #72968James DurrantParticipant
A = Annually. The timing of most FestivalsMarch 1, 2022 at 10:27 am #72982cindy harrisParticipant
B – Balloons here in Arkansas they have the hot air balloons rise at petty jean mountain
events: We want to provide whole family entertainment with hot air balloon rides and arts n’ crafts. Booths provide food and drinks.March 1, 2022 at 4:55 pm #73006
C = Concert at Sea, a Dutch music festival on several days at the Brouwersdam in the province Zeeland, held in the summer.March 2, 2022 at 6:25 am #73058
D = DOC NYC is an annual documentary film festival in New York City. Co-founded by Thom Powers and Raphaela Neihausen, the festival is the country’s largest documentary film festival with over 300 films and events and 250 special guests.March 4, 2022 at 4:01 pm #73138
E = Electronic Picnic; a Dance festval in Purmerend a town to the north of Amsterdam in the NetherlandsMarch 4, 2022 at 9:39 pm #73166
F = Festival of Lights…drive thru light show around Christmas…right here in VA.March 5, 2022 at 3:12 pm #73224Sheila HoggParticipant
G = Glastonbury festival. A very famous musical event where thousands descend to spend a few days roughing it in tents usually in the climatical weather that often occurs in Britain during the summer months, in order to see famous musicians from all over the world.
March 6, 2022 at 4:22 am #73264James DurrantParticipant
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March 6, 2022 at 4:49 pm #73284cindy harrisParticipant
March 11, 2022 at 9:56 am #73478
J- Johnny Appleseed Festival in Fort Wayne, IndianaMarch 12, 2022 at 2:40 pm #73502
K- King Mango Strut- Festival is not in the title but it is in the listing of festivals under alternate festivals. Pretty funny
The King Mango Strut is an annual satirical parade held in Coconut Grove, Florida. Founded by Glenn Terry and Bill Dobson in 1982, it is held on the last Sunday of each year. The parade, which uses the motto “Putting the ‘nut’ in Coconut Grove”, is composed of floats mocking local and national stories from the previous yearMarch 12, 2022 at 8:24 pm #73510MinkaParticipant
L ~ Lobster Festival – Rockland, Maine August 3–7, 2022 Where you can eat all things Lobster.March 13, 2022 at 7:40 am #73517EukaParticipant
M – Moomba Festival – Melbourne, Australia. March 11-14. Moomba turns 68 this year and is Australia’s largest free community festival with millions of people attending every year.March 13, 2022 at 9:31 am #73519
N- New Orleans Jazz & Heritage FestivalMarch 14, 2022 at 3:41 pm #73611
O- Oktoberfest – September 18, 2021 – October 3, 2021 Beer Festival in Munich, Germany. This festival is now held all over the World.March 15, 2022 at 10:25 am #73626
P- “Portland Rose Festival” , held in JuneMarch 15, 2022 at 10:31 am #73627Anne LampParticipant
Q– Q Fest. “Q-FEST is an annual community celebration of the visual, musical and culinary arts in Quincy, ILMarch 15, 2022 at 1:43 pm #73631
R = Reading and Leeds Festivals
The Reading and Leeds Festivals are a pair of annual music festivals that take place in Reading and Leeds in England. The events take place simultaneously on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the August bank holiday weekend.March 15, 2022 at 2:14 pm #73632CasselKeymaster
S – Stratford Festival – a very popular theater festival in Stratford, Ontario, which runs from April to October!March 17, 2022 at 6:23 pm #73673
T = Tulip Festival this was an easy one as my layout for the theme of the month was all about this spring festival with all the bulbs.March 17, 2022 at 9:13 pm #73681
V = Virginia Arts Festival is a Norfolk-based non-profit arts presenter which serves southeastern Virginia.
I live in Virginia, USA.March 18, 2022 at 12:00 am #73684Susan EwartParticipant
U – U forgot to do U. 😜March 18, 2022 at 4:59 am #73686
Here you go, Susan! 😀
U = U-KNOW FESTIVAL – Innovative, Eco Friendly, Music & Arts Festival.
Based in the beautiful North Wales countryside.
A festival evolving organically into something magical.March 18, 2022 at 11:03 am #73687Connie CollierParticipant
W = Woodstock! Bethel NY 1969. Do you recognize the original poster?
March 18, 2022 at 3:20 pm #73693Susan EwartParticipant
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Bravo Ann, Bravo! And who knew there was a U?March 18, 2022 at 3:57 pm #73695
Thanks, Susan! 😀
I recognize it, Connie. I went to school a few miles away at SUNY – New Paltz. Woodstock was just up the road from me in Sullivan County. Everybody got wet at that one! 😀March 30, 2022 at 5:45 am #74602liberaParticipant
X = X.Festival 2021 was a tourism online event last year in Germany, about the future of urban tourism, emerging trends, sustainability ….
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