Tag: USA Holidays

Jazz Fest New Orleans 2013

| August 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Celebrate Culture and Music in Jazz Fest 2013, New Orleans When it happens: April 26 to May 5 2013 Where it happens: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA History: The Jazz Fest , New Orleans started in 1970 and is held annually since then. It was founded by the Hotel Motel Association of New Orleans in order [...]

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Thanksgiving Day, USA 2012

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bring on the Gravy at Thanksgiving Day, USA 2012 When it happens: November 22, 2012 Where it happens: USA Thanksgiving Day originated from the celebration made by Pilgrim families of Plymouth, Massachusetts. The date was October 1621 and it was celebrated for a bountiful harvest. Like most celebrations involving a harvest, the Pilgrims have suffered [...]

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Labor Day USA

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Having Fun with Loved Ones on Labor Day, USA When it happens: 3rd September 2012 Where it happens: USA             Labor Day, USA is a holiday observed on the first Monday of September. It is proposed by a machinist Matthew Maguire in 1882 to celebrate the social and economic contributions of workers. Its birth originated [...]

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Gilroy Garlic Festival 2012

| July 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Gilroy Garlic Festival 2012 When: Last weekend of July( July 27 – July 29 in 2012) Where: Gilroy, Sta. Clara, California, USA History: It all started when a Gilroy resident read that Arleux, France, is the world’s largest seat of garlic growers. Though technically not the world’s largest producer of garlic, Gilroy (through Gilroy Foods) [...]

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Halloween 2012 USA

| July 4, 2012 | 1 Comment

 Halloween 2012-Federal holidays USA When: 31st October 2012. Where: USA.             Halloween is a shortened term for All Hallows’ Eve. It is a holiday observed every year on October 31 which is the night before All Saints’ Day. In contrast to the Day of the Dead, the celebration of this day is different according to [...]

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