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2014 / 2015 United States Holidays, Festivals & Events

Planning a trip in 2014 / 2015 and want to know whats going on in United States through out the year? Maybe you want to avoid the crowds? Find out what Events, Festivals & Holidays are going on in United States using our event guide. You know it sucks when you barely miss out on something, make an informed decision when planning your United States trip, don't miss that favorite DJ by a week because you didn't do your research when you picked the date!

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Jul 4
United States
The United States' Independence Day, commonly referred to as the Fourth of July, is celebrated throughout the country every July 4 to commemorate the declaration of its indepe... Read More
1st Monday of September
United States
Labor Day in the United States is a federal holiday in all of the country's states and territories. It is celebrated every first Monday of September. Millions of American and ... Read More
4th Thursday of November
United States
Thanksgiving is a holiday observed throughout the United States every fourth Thursday of November. This is usually seen as a chance for families to get together, to give thank... Read More
Starts the Monday before Labor Day
Black Rock City, United States
The Black Rock Desert in Nevada is home to the annual celebration of the week-long Burning Man event. This starts on the Monday prior to the American Labor Day and ends on the... Read More
Mid April
Indio, United States
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is one of the most festive and anticipated music festival in the United States. It features mostly rock and alternative acts of th... Read More
The day before Ash Wednesday
New Orleans, United States
Mardi Gras, which literally means “Fat Tuesday” in French, is a festive celebration which begins on or just after the Christian feast of the Epiphany and culminates on the day... Read More
3rd Sunday of May
San Francisco, United States
Every third Sunday of May, the citizens of San Francisco, California and their friends get up and get physical for the annual Bay to Breakers marathon. One of the most well-kn... Read More
Last Friday of June for 3 days
Las Vegas, United States
Electric Daisy Carnival is the largest dance music festival outside of Europe, previously held in the Los Angeles area since 2000, but as of 2011 is being held in Las Vegas. ... Read More
The OC Fair is a month long event starting on a Friday in mid-July
Costa Mesa, United States
The Orange County Fair is an annual festival held every summer, around July or August, in Costa Mesa, California. Also known as the OC Fair, it usually lasts close to a month,... Read More
SXSW generally runs around the middle of March
Austin, United States
South by Southwest, also known as SXSW, is a set of conferences and festivals for film, interactive media and music held annually in Austin, Texas in the United States. The th... Read More
Lovefest is held in late September or early October
San Francisco, United States
If you are fun loving and really has a craving for the craziest fun that the world has to offer, then Lovefest San Francisco is the right event to attend. This even takes plac... Read More
End of September & All of October
Buena Park, United States
Knott's Halloween Haunt is one of the largest evidence that Halloween has become so much more than a pagan celebration. Halloween, an annual holiday celebrated all over the wo... Read More
2nd Friday of April for 3 days
Long Beach, United States
The Toyota Grand Prix, an open-wheel race has been a seasonal event, is one of the most famous events held regularly on a street circuit in Long Beach, California. Also known ... Read More
1st Saturday of May
Louisville, United States
The Kentucky Derby. This is a Grade I stakes race for Thoroughbred horses that are three years old and older. It is so popular and is known by many monikers in the United Stat... Read More
Late January or early Febuary
United States
Super Sunday! Yes, this is what the Super Bowl Sunday is to most Americans. This event is so popular that it has attained the status of an unofficial national holiday in the U... Read More
1st Friday of August for 3 days
Chicago, United States
Lollapalooza is a kind of festival oriented towards music. It is usually presented with an anthem, usually a particular musical genre, music from one artist, music from a regi... Read More
4th Friday of July for 3 days
Imperial Beach, United States
The US Open Sandcastle Competition is a free summer weekend event in California’s Imperial Beach. It is held annually over the past three decades. Imperial Beach is the most s... Read More
1st Wednesday of August for 5 days
Clinton, United States
Testicles of everything for everyone. This is what the Testicles Festival is all about. A typically American festival, it is held in Oakdale, Stanislaus County, California, an... Read More
1st Saturday of December
Las Vegas, United States
The Las Vegas Great Santa Run, as the name implies, is an event which invites people to dress up as the fat bearded man in a red suit and to run throughout a designated run ro... Read More
3rd Friday of October for 10 days
Key West, United States
Traditionally October has been a slow time for tourism in the Keys, but since its inception, Fantasy Fest® has continually boosted the economy by filling up hotel rooms a... Read More

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