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Start the holiday season with two great events in Corydon, Indiana. Find the perfect gift at the Corydon Extravaganza, a curated festival for vintage and handmade items. Light Up Corydon features a parade, Santa, and holiday decorations on the historic town square. For more details and to plan your holiday road trip click here: thisisindiana.org
Come to the Lakeside of the Smokies Balloon Fest. While, set against the picturesque backdrop of fall in the Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee’s Largest hot air balloon festival offers a spectacular view of the colorful balloons in flight and on the ground. You can also enjoy live music, food trucks, wine tastings, and more! Held at Chilton Farm, October 26-27, 2019. For more details go to: JeffersonTNEotW Festival entry is $20 per car, with additional fees for balloon rides and other activities.
Daffodils are popping up throughout wine country at the The Daffodil Drive & Festival. Cruise the country roads around Junction City, Oregon to see the bright blossoms. Park your vehicle at Conser Quarry, 27387 Ferguson Road to take a shuttle to the Long Tom Grange for cinnamon rolls. Also, buy armfuls of daffodils, browse local vendors, enjoy live entertainment, and take a wagon ride. Even more, admire antique cars. While a favorite family tradition, this is also the largest daffodil festival in the state!
March 16-17, 2019. Photos and more information at Daffodil Drive & Festival
Join in the fun at Warrens Cranberry Festival, the largest cranberry festival in the world! Warrens is the Cranberry Capital of Wisconsin. Enjoy 80 mouth-watering foods booths, including a wide variety of cranberry items and of course the famous Cranberry Cream Puffs! There will be truly something for everyone; guided cranberry marsh tours, over 1,300 booths of arts & crafts, antique & flea market, farm market items, Cranfest Store, royalty, contests and the largest band parade in Wisconsin!
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Omni Prize is the Midwest’s premier juried art festival. The festival showcases visual artists, theatre, film and music in Ottawa, Illinois (just minutes from Starved Rock State Park). For 3 days, visitors and residents stroll the streets of Ottawa and see with their own eyes why art is so important! Art comes to life on display on the streets, in restaurants, shops, parks, riverfront and more. Music is in the air. Artists make art jump in the streets and off the pages as never seen before. Open to the Public with FREE admission. Cash prizes and recognition awarded to winning artists from an esteemed jury and from public votes! Finally, any proceeds from the event goes to benefit art in education in the local area.