Summer Festivals In BRITISH COLUMBIA

As spring turns to summer, Canada's westernmost province proves an ideal backdrop for celebration -- from mountain adventures and meditating, to building sandcastles or listening to a symphony by the sea. Here are a few of BC's favorite fests. British Columbia festivals and events are as diverse as its geography and residents. Love arts and culture? British Columbia has festivals that focus … [Read more...]

Summer Festivals Celebrate Art and Music in the SOUTH OF FRANCE

Dov Rudnick explores the colorful seasonal festivals of Languedoc-Roussillon and finds a magical mosaic of history, culture and contemporary arts Before we even touched ground in the south of France, as I peered out the window of our plane, I was struck by a sense of wonder and magic of the region. It was the sight of the famous Roman aqueduct, Pont du Gard, couched neatly in the rolling … [Read more...]

Catalpa Music Festival Rocks New York

New York’s Randall's Island will host the two-day Catalpa Music Festival headlined by the Black Keys and Snoop Dogg on July 28th and 29th. From Coachella in the Indio Desert to Outside Lands Fest in San Francisco, music festivals have become modern pilgrimages. Now New York offers the inaugural Catalpa NYC Music Festival, a two-day event starting on July 28. Located on Randall's Island in … [Read more...]

San Francisco’s Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival A Feast For The Senses

Get your culinary and concert groove on this August in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. It’s one thing to be able to hang out in Golden Gate Park and see bands like Sigur Ros, Skrillex, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Beck and The Foo fighters. It’s another to be able to nibble on wood-fired flatbreads, artisan sandwiches, and sample a bounty of fine wines while rockin’ out.  Yes, it’s the … [Read more...]