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09.26.2014

Oktoberfest 2014

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German Beer Girl with 3 pints

Guten Tag! Tis the season, for beer! Oktoberfest begins in Munich September 20th and goes until October 5th. Although, there are many similar celebrations around the globe, we like to boast the original! So, bust out your lederhosen and your finest stein and get ready for the brats and brew. What’s on the Calendar? The […]

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09.12.2014

Galway Oyster and Seafood Festival

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Galway Oyster Festival Oysters and Beer

This year marks the 60th annual Galway Oyster and Seafood Festival held from September 26th through 28th. For anyone who loves a “shucking” good time, this is the event for you! The festival boasts Oyster ‘Olympics’, foodie talks and tasting events, food producer tours, and even a Festival Marquee (a Mardi Gras-style Gala Event with […]

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08.31.2014

Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival 2014

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Ghirardelli Square in San Francisco

As if you needed more reason to come to San Francisco in its transition to the fall. The infamous Ghirardelli Square will be hosting a weekend full of delicious and decadent treats at the Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival. Plus, it all benefits the non-profit Project Open Hand. The festival will be held September 13th and 14th, […]

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08.19.2014

Tango Buenos Aires Festival

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Mauricio Macri and partner at the Tango de Buenos Aires

Tango has a long history, dating back to the brothels in Argentina, and eventually making its way to high-society ballrooms all across the globe. Tango is a testament to the passion that is within everyone, a testament that sexuality cannot be contained within class or wealth. This energy is now celebrated at the Tango Buenos […]

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07.30.2014

Maine Lobster Festival 2014

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Maine Lobster Festival Tent with logo

Members of the coastal community of Rockland, Maine gather together to throw one of the state’s largest festivals that is filled with live musical performances, tasty treats, dozens of events/activities, and hundreds of vendors. The Maine Lobster Festival, held July 30 to August 3, 2014, is a fun, festive weekend event dedicated to the world-famous […]

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