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Go beyond Havana to experience Cuba's wild parklands and Fire Festival

See Cuba on a two-week tour that ventures well beyond Havana to visit six UNESCO World Heritage Sites, several cities within the country and the Fiesta del Fuego, or Fire Festival, a lively celebration of music, dance and culture in eastern Cuba. The event, also known as the Caribbean Festival,...

America Warns European Travelers: Christmas Shoppers In Jihadist Crosshairs

Submitted by George Igler via The Gatestone Institute, In Ludwigshafen, Germany, a "'strongly radicalized" 12-year-old boy "of Iraqi heritage" planted a bomb at a Christmas market at the end of November. Previously, the festive shopping...Show More Summary

Japan's Chichibu Night Festival Attracts 320,000 Visitors

[The Chichibu Night Festival (Chichibu Yomatsuri) reached its peak on Dec. 3 in Saitama Prefecture. It is one of Japan's best-known festivals. Recently, UNESCO decided to add it to its Intangible Cultural Heritage list./ Photographed...Show More Summary

Rosie Ledet, BeauSoleil, Terrance Simien, Steve Riley, Amanda Shaw set to perform at third annual Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival

Many of the best artists in southwest Louisiana dance music will perform at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation's third annual Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival, taking place June 13-14 at the historic French Market. • Dates: Saturday, June 13, and...

New Orleans French festival to feature two stages of music

Before the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, even before French Quarter Festival, there's Fete Francaise, a unique one-day festival celebrating the French heritage and food of New Orleans. The festival is becoming a staple of the Spring festival...

Two dozen Louisiana fairs and festivals look forward to sunny skies this weekend

What most city's call their annual events calendar, we in Louisiana call Spring.This week, food, music and international heritage again take center stage with just over two dozen Louisiana fairs and festival to choose from

Heritage 2016 Spirit Advent Calendar

Stay festive and slightly buzzed in the 24 days leading up to Xmas with an assortment of tiny bottles of booze. Includes a variety of gin, whiskey, and flavored vodka. New to the selection this year, a yummy brown sugar bourbon.

Giada De Laurentiis Reveals the 1 Surprising Ingredient She Adds to Pasta

Celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis is known for celebrating her Italian heritage through her cooking. So naturally, she was the perfect woman to host the New York Wine and Food Festival's Italian Table event in New York City. Source:...Show More Summary

Jerry Douglas is a Bluegrass Star!

3 months agoMusic / Country : Bluegrass Today

At this past weekend’s Bloomin’ Bluegrass Festival and Chili Cook-Off in Farmers Branch, Texas, Jerry Douglas accepted the 2016 Bluegrass Star Award from the Bluegrass Heritage Foundation. Douglas is the sixth recipient of this annual...Show More Summary

Giada De Laurentiis Reveals the 1 Surprising Ingredient She Adds to Pasta

Source: Getty / Neilson Barnard Celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis is known for celebrating her Italian heritage through her cooking. So naturally, she was the perfect woman to host the New York Wine and Food Festival's Italian Table event in New York City. Show More Summary

Gretna police chief says safety is key to successful Heritage Festival

Throngs of visitors congregated in Gretna Oct. 7-9 to celebrate the city's Heritage Festival and many of those said the fest's safety is a big draw for them. Gretna Police Deputy Chief Anthony Christiana is behind all of that. He...

Gretna Heritage Festival had something for everyone

In its 22nd year, Gretna Fest as called by locals, covered 25 square blocks in Old Gretna, plus the Mississippi River batture and levee. The festival promotes and supports local businesses and organizations and often serves as the lifeline for many nonprofit organizations.

Gretna Heritage Festival: Comfort food to go with retro music

The festival, which runs Oct. 7 through 9, covers 25 blocks in historic downtown Gretna, with rides, crafts, live music and lots of food options.

Mayo Clinic celebrates ‘Defining Innovation’ with Heritage Days Oct. 1-7

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic’s annual Heritage Days takes place next week, Oct. 1-7. The festivities will be held across all Mayo Clinic locations. This year’s theme, “Defining Innovation,” places special emphasis on the career and life of Henry Plummer, M.D. Heritage Days’ mission is to thank all members of the Mayo Clinic community for […]

G7 Heritage Series Capo

4 months agoMusic / Country : Bluegrass Today

It’s not terribly uncommon for companies to release new products or gadgets at trade shows and conventions. Such is the case with at least one company participating in the IBMA World of Bluegrass festivities this week in Raleigh, North Carolina. The good people at G7th capos […] The post G7 Heritage Series Capo appeared first on Bluegrass Today.

Top 10 reasons to visit Magnolia Midlands

Rich in agricultural heritage, beautiful rivers and lakes, abundant wildlife, shopping, and small town festivals, you will want to spend a day (or longer) in the real Georgia

Hispanic Heritage Month Syllabus

Hispanic Heritage Month is complicated for me, to say the least. From September 15 to October 15, we are told it is socially and politically acceptable to host festivals and fiestas in honor of our culture. For thirty days, we are encouraged to show national and ethnic pride; for the rest of the year, we are asked […]

Marc Broussard, Tab Benoit, Chubby Carrier coming to Bogalusa Blues and Heritage Festival (Sept. 23-24)

For the fifth year, Bogalusa will come alive for one of the biggest blues music events held in southeastern Louisiana, the Sept. 23-24 Bogalusa Blues and Heritage Festival.

Bill Thompson is open to shutting down J’Ouvert

4 months agoNews / Crime : NYPost: Crime

One of the city’s most prominent black leaders of Caribbean heritage said the J’Ouvert festival should be shut down if it can’t be made safer. “It’s very clear that J’Ouvert is going to have to be made safer to continue. If it can’t be safe for everyone, you can’t continue it,” said former city Comptroller...

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