Wherever your summer travels may take you, make time to enjoy some of these fantastic events. There’s nothin’ better than summer in the South! Image: VisitMusicCity.com
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Mark your calendar now because 27 Live is back this summer! On the first Thursday each month from May through October, head to L27 Rooftop Lounge at The Westin Nashville for this highly anticipated summer music series. A DJ will kick off each evening at 7 p.m., followed by a featured artist or band performing until 11
Full Moon Pickin’ Party season is in full swing and it’s a southern event you don’t want to miss! On July 19, join in for the beloved bluegrass music series, drawing families, friends and dog lovers all over to enjoy a fun evening of outdoor music under the moon at Percy Warner Park. Mark your
Please your taste buds at this year’s Taste of Memphis Vegan Food & Drink Festival! This event features the endless possibilities the vegan culinary world of Memphis has to offer. Some of the best chefs and restaurants in the Mid-South will be making an appearance at this amazing festival held at Cook’s Lake. Grab some
Known as the FedEx St. Jude Classic, a gold tournament held in Memphis, Tennessee as a regular event on the PGA Tour, now has new sponsorship and is known as the WGC (World Golf Championship) and will continue to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Still held at TPC Southwind, you have will have four
Throughout the summer, Pursell Farms will be featuring a smaller sampling of their signature Open Fire cooking demonstrations with their Open Fire: Summer Supper Series. On July 5 and July 19, Executive Chef Andrea Griffith will be offering some evening menu specials cooked on their Sea Island Forge kettles on the Arrington Vista. Watch as
The Soul Cleanse Festival is a unique opportunity to deepen your practice by stretching your mind, body and spirit. Fifteen regional teachers will be leading workshops and classes focusing on postures, different yoga styles, meditation and yoga philosophy. This year, join the festival overnight and attend Saturday’s events including crystal workshops, reiki healing sessions and
While the sun goes down, Town Point Park will heat up for the 19th Annual Norfolk Latino Music Festival! Let loose from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at this his fun and free event. Enjoy the hottest salsa, meringue and guaguancó dancing on the East Coast along with live Latin music by local, regional and
Nashville breaks out the big beers for one of the biggest and best beer festivals in the country – Music City Brewer’s Fest! Not only will you get to sample refreshing brews from over 40 local, regional, national and imported breweries, but there will also be vendors, food trucks, live music, games and more in
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ICE CREAM! Satisfy your sweet tooth with an all-day ice cream extravaganza at Piedmont Park! The ATL Ice Cream Festival wishes to promote a healthy, well-balanced lifestyle but does it in style by offering everyone’s favorite frozen treat! From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., enjoy all types
The Alabama Music Awards Organization will host the 5th Annual Alabama Music Awards featuring entertaining performances and local artist recognition. There will even be a live performance by local artist, Big Ro Williams. The event will begin at 6 p.m. at the Bessemer Civic Center, and tickets are $25 in advance. For more information, visit alabamamusicawardsshow.com.
What dress styles are in this summer? Megan LaRussa gives us her best advice on what summer dresses are perfectly on trend — and which are not.
Bohemian meets chic with these embroidered pieces we’ve rounded up. Match the spring and summer weather with these bright, personality-packed fashion picks!
A bubbly spritzer completes the ideal summer day. Check out these three tasty cocktail recipes and then whip them up for yourself. Image: Cynthia Hoyt of Darling Down South
If you’d like to showcase your own homemade jar of jam on your kitchen table, check out these recipes from some creative Southern food bloggers. Image: Jackie Garvin of Syrup and Biscuits
This 1970s North Carolina condo was transformed into a light and airy home by Betsy Anderson Interiors. Take a look at this inspiring space!
Sherry Hart is a storyteller both in the homes she designs and in her snarky and obsessively followed blog. Get to know this prolific interior-designer-turned-blogger who bends the rules and makes bold statements in fantastically unique ways.
This college town is full of great food, live music and adventure! Take a look at all of the fun and culture you can pack into three days in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Should you find yourself in need of an amorous adventure, book your flights to Texas and consider a romantic getaway at Fredericksburg Herb Farm.
A glass of wine is a popular way to unwind after a long day, but more and more people are choosing to adopt an alcohol-free lifestyle. Learn about the benefits — both mental and physical — as well as new initiatives that are making giving up drinking ever-more popular.
From bourbon to books, we scouted out some of the South’s most unique and impressive collections. Get the history behind the assortments from the collectors themselves.