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By: Maria King
Date: November 5, 2017
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November 5, 2017

Nov 11, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
Since 1990, Don’t miss your chance to be a part of the final Bay Area Goodguys event of 2017! It’s the Goodguys Autumn Get-Together and it’s all happening the weekend of November 12 and 13 at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton, CA. It’s your final shot of the year to explore over 2,500 American made or powered hot rods, customs, classics, muscle cars and trucks of all years, makes and models and to shop the mega Swap Meet for those hard-to-find parts and memorabilia and Cars 4 Sale Corral for a last-minute winter project! Plus, don’t miss the special Indoor Car Show and Custom Bicycle Exhibits, check out the latest products and trends at over 100 Vendor Exhibits, experience the Pinstriper’s Brush Bash, Nitro Thunderfest Dragster Exhibition, and watch or compete in the adrenaline-pumping Goodguys AutoCross timed racing competition! And, help us celebrate Veteran’s Day Weekend with special promotions and festivities honoring those who serve and have served the USA all weekend long! For complete details and to register your vehicle or purchase tickets, visit www.good-guys.com. Goodguys… Cool Cars, Cool People, Good Times!
40,000 Attendees
Nov 09, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
Since 1976. Experience one of Daytona's most attended and enjoyed celebrations. There will be traditional live Greek music, dancing, Greek beer, wine, ouzo and incredible selections of Greek cuisine, featuring Gyro, combination dinners and trays of prepared foods to take home with you. Bring the whole family and be Greek for the weekend at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Daytona Beach. This is a "must do" event that is guaranteed to be fun for all as you learn how to dance to Greek music, enjoy the cuisine and mingle with your neighbors! There will also be vendors with additional items available to purchase. Or, take a tour of St. Demetrios Church and discover the Greek religious traditions. Opa! FREE Admission-FREE Parking-FREE Shuttle!
30,000 Attendees
Nov 11, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
Since 1982. The streets of historic downtown Gainesville, from City Hall to the Hippodrome State Theatre will be transformed into a celebration of art and creativity complete with live music, performing arts and a spectacular array of food. More than 100,000 art lovers will fill the streets to enjoy and purchase one-of-a-kind artwork. The festival features 240 local and national artists displaying original oils and acrylics, vibrant watercolors, unique sculptures, dazzling jewelry, decorative ceramics and vivid photography. Children can create their own art at the Imagination Station, a free hands-on art activity area including sidewalk-chalk drawing, painting, mask design, puppet creation, clay sculpting and interactive entertainment. For music lovers enjoy continuous, live entertainment on four stages by local bands, solo musicians and dance companies. The festival weekend will kick off with a free Downtown Blues Concert on Friday, from 7 to 10 p.m. featuring three incredible blues performances.
100,000 Attendees
Nov 10, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
Since 1991. Great deals on skis, snowboards, boots, bindings, clothing, and accessories will be served up at the COLORADO SKI and SNOWBOARD EXPO. The show is the undisputed king of the Colorado retail ski scene and is the single largest ski and snowboard sale in the state with 20,000 square feet of gear with prices slashed from 40-75 percent off last season’s equipment. To make shopping for gear, season passes, and Expo- only lodging deals and packages offered by Colorado’s 26 resorts even more fun, new attractions joined the high energy event including a Rocky Mountain Beer Garden! Check below for a full list of the features.
30,000 Attendees
Nov 08, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
Since 1950, this holiday show features over 280 exhibitors, arts and crafts, collectibles and various gift items. First and foremost is the shopping! Over 180,000 square feet of shopping space, under one roof! Spend a day with friends and get your Christmas shopping done early! You can find lots of great deals too!
65,000+ Attendees
Nov 09, 2017 - Nov 19, 2017
Since 1968, this event has more than 650 exhibitors featuring decorated Christmas trees, giant old towne village of shops, festive decor, miniature village and doll house competition, Santa Claus, cooking clinics, hundreds of crafters and artists demonstrating and selling their unique treasures, model trains and miniature house displays, musical performances, puppet shows, gift and decorations for the holiday season.
133,500+ Attendees
Nov 12, 2017 - Nov 19, 2017
Since 1984, an international authors congress and book exhibition, heightening book awareness and promoting the love of reading with lectures, educational programs, readings by famous international authors, culinary demonstrations, rare book appraisals, children's activities and entertainment. Draws more than 200 authors and 300 international book exhibitors. There is also is an outdoor activity area known as the Porch. Lots of fun activities taking place check the schedule.
500,000 Attendees
Nov 09, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
Since 1984. Join us in Celebrating Boston's Best Winter! Get ready to kick off your winter season at the annual Boston.com Ski and Snowboard Expo presented by SUBARU of New England. Retail partner, East Coast Alpine, will roll out the region's most impressive ski and snowboard sale and resorts around the globe will offer their best pre-season savings on winter vacation packages, lift tickets and season passes. Live acts, interactive exhibits and ongoing giveaways provide Expo visitors with non-stop entertainment and this year will not disappoint.
45,000 Attendees
Nov 11, 2017
Since 1952. Honor the millions of veterans at Albany's 61st Annual Veterans Day Parade. The parade kicks off at the corner of Central Ave and Ontario Street at 11am. The parade proceeds east on Central, continues east on Washington Avenue to Hawk Street, located just east of the NYS Capitol. The reviewing stand is situated on the steps of the old NYS Education Building. The Annual Albany Veterans Day Parade is presented by the Tri- County Council Vietnam Era Veterans. Albany's annual Veterans Day Parade kicks off at the corner of Central Avenue and Partridge Street at 11am. The parade proceeds east on Central, continues east on Washington Avenue to Hawk Street, located just east of the NYS Capitol. The reviewing stand is situated on the steps of the NYS Education Building. The Albany Veterans Day Parade is presented by the City of Albany Joint Veterans Committee.
30,000 Attendees
Nov 09, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
Since 1983, features a top quality arts and crafts show that attracts over 500 of the nation's finest exhibitors from 30 states selling one-of-a-kind, handmade items. These exhibitors thrive on producing something new and different each year and offer works in Country, Contemporary, Traditional and Southwestern styles. Their wares range from handmade paper, metal sculptures, iron works, baskets, home décor, quilts, paintings, dolls, angels, bears, wareable art, jewelry, primitive crafts, furniture, folk art, toys, photography, florals, seasonal crafts and so much more. National and local entertainers perform continuously on a stage set in a fun, family atmosphere. Acts vary from folk and country singers, cloggers, bluegrass music, variety singers, stiltwalkers, jugglers and magicians, plus food is available.
30,000 Attendees
Nov 11, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
Since 1995. The new event builds on the long-standing tradition of the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen's recently retired November fine craft fair, which was held in various locations in the county including FandM College and most recently at the Lancaster County Convention Center.The expo of American-made fine craft and fine art features 80 local and national fine artists and craftspeople, who make functional pottery, handmade jewelry, designer clothing, glass art, woodworking, and more.Spooky Nook Complex in Manheim is a state-of-the- art facility boasting easy road access off route 283, plentiful free parking, building amenities, as well as onsite, and nearby hotels and restaurants.
30,000 Attendees
Nov 10, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
Since 1974. The Fountain Festival of Arts and Crafts features nearly 500 artists, artisans and gourmet food provisioners. Visitors are attracted to this event to do their holiday shopping, purchase art and enjoy good food and live entertainment. Many of the artists in this fair offer unique holiday themed ornaments that have become family tradition. Enjoy live music, abundant breakfast and lunch selections in shaded seating areas make this a great way to spend the day in Fountain Hills. Free Admission - Free Parking - Rain or Shine
30,000 Attendees
Nov 11, 2017
The parade features over 250 groups and 20,000+ participants, including veterans of all eras, military units, civic and youth groups (including Junior ROTC), businesses, and top high school marching bands from across America. Floats, military and vintage vehicles and other special elements add to the excitement, which is viewed by over half a million spectators. The parade goes up Fifth Avenue, from 26th to 52nd Street. The route is 1.3 miles (approx. 35 minutes on foot).
500,000 Attendees
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