TravelandLeisureNews.com Announces Festivals and Events, May 1, 2012

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Worlds Largest Beatles Tribute Festival to be held in Louisville, Kentucky, May 24-28, 2012

Louisville, Kentucky – Abbey Road on the River, North Americas largest and longest running Beatles tribute festival, will be held Memorial Day Weekend, May 24-28, at the Belvedere Festival Park and Galt House Hotel & Suites, in Louisville, Kentucky. The five days of peace, love, and rock and roll will feature over 60 international bands performing on eight stages and 30,000 fans from all across the globe. Jefferson Starship will headline the event with a concert on Saturday, May 26th. Festival goers can also enjoy free guitar lessons, Beatles film screenings and presentations.

DETAILS: http://www.arotr.com

Hershey – Harrisburg Wine Country Announces Sweet Sensations of May: A Wine & Chocolate Pairing Experience

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – Saturdays and Sundays just got a whole lot sweeter during the month of May in the Hershey-Harrisburg Pennsylvania region! The newly-formed Hershey Harrisburg Wine Country has dedicated the entire month to the marriage of wine and chocolate with their Sweet Sensations of May Wine Events. Nine award-winning wineries will pair their unique, handcrafted wines specifically with chocolates as guests enjoy every sip from their souvenir glasses. Tickets are $ 20.00 per person or $ 35.00 per couple. Designated drivers are free, as are their chocolates.

DETAILS: http://www.hersheyharrisburgwinecountry.com/signature-events/sweet-sensations-of-may, Phone: (717) 616-8228

Soups on at Great Chowder Cook-Off, June 2, Newport, Rhode Island

Newport, Rhode Island – Its that time of year again for the 31st Schweppes Annual Great Chowder Cook-Off, to take place on Saturday, June 2nd at the Newport Yachting Center in historic downtown Newport, Rhode Island. The largest and longest running chowder championships in the country, the event features all-you-can-eat chowda from the nations best chefs who serve unlimited samples of their sumptuous creations to the thousands of chowder loving festival attendees who also act as judges. Tickets are $ 20.00, May 2nd through June 1st; $ 25.00 day of event, June 2nd. Children under 12 free with an adult. Phone: (401) 846-1600.

DETAILS: http://www.newportwaterfrontevents.com/great-chowder-cook-off

Californias Mountain Mandarin Festival Brings the Holidays to Your Table November 16-18, 2012

Newcastle, California – The Mountain Mandarin Festival in Auburn, California, celebrates the new crop of delicious, Sierra Foothills Mandarin oranges the week before Thanksgiving. Area growers will sell thousands of pounds of fresh Mandarin oranges accompanied by all the free samples. Includes a Mandarin recipe cooking contest, professional chef demonstrations, food, crafts and activities featuring the Mandarin orange, a Peel and Eat contest, live music and entertainment, and a childrens area.

DETAILS: http://www.mandarinfestival.com

Seattle, Washington, Chamber Music Society Summer Festival July 2-29, 2012

Seattle, Washington – Throughout the month of July, 2012, the Seattle Chamber Music Society presents concerts at the Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall, in the heart of downtown Seattle. Artistic Director James Ehnes assembled a roster of 37 musicians who come together for these performances only. Artists include violinists Ehnes, Augustin Hadelich, and Stefan Jackiw; violists Richard ONeill and Cynthia Phelps; cellists Edward Arron and Ronald Thomas; pianists Marc-Andr

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