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Team Event / Provided The South Island Wine and Food Festival draws crowds of up to 10,000 people most years. A popular Christchurch wine festival has been postponed for two months, after Covid-19 returned to the city last week. On Monday, organizers announced that the South Island Wine and Food Festival, originally scheduled for December …

ON October 31, revelers enjoy all of the thrilling festivities that Halloween brings to the world each year. The haunting event usually consists of fun activities and events, but why do we celebrate it and where does the tradition come from? Here’s everything you know about the beloved celebration … 2 Halloween is celebrated around …

It’s a busy and exciting time for Georgina Hernández Escobar, Assistant Teaching Professor in the Department of Theater and Dance at the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). His latest efforts began in New York and El Paso within days of each other. “Alebrijes,”A bilingual play Le Jour des Morts which she wrote and …

All over the world, festivals are opportunities to share joy, food, celebration, resources and a common humanity. India is blessed with many festivals and a diverse population celebrating them at the community level. It has always been a fairly common practice to see friends and neighbors of one religion participate in the festivities of another …

A new pub is opening in Leicester – but you’ll have to be quick if you want to visit. The Western Park Beer Festival (WPBF) will host a Pop Up Pub for just one day on Saturday, November 13, after missing a year in 2020. The event will feature 16 beers on tap and on …

MIDDLEBURY – At just 20 years old, jazz keyboardist Matthew Whitaker is a unique musical talent. He has been performing around the world since the age of 11, opening act for Stevie Wonder at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York. The Middlebury Performing Arts Series will present a warm and wonderful jazz concert by …

This Sunday the streets of my suburb will be filled with gangs of children and teenagers splashed with fake blood. Rocky Horror vampires will reel in fishnets and high heels. Maybe there will be a Donald Trump mask or two. Ghosts, ghouls and goblins will trot with bags of candy, holding a parental hand. Paper …

Bedford will be going all out for Halloween this weekend with a brand new event called Halloween Town Festival. Up to 15,000 guests are expected over the three days of this weekend as ‘UK’s biggest Halloween show’ arrives in Bedford from tonight (Friday October 29) through Sunday (31 October). The festival is featured by “massive …

“Outside of business”. This sign is not new in the past 18 months. Thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, sales for many traders have dried up, doors have been closed and employees have been laid off. But across Illinois, state law passed earlier this year shut down hundreds of certain types of stores, including at least …

A lack of operational funding, coupled with concerns for the well-being of staff and associates in light of such challenges, led to the shutdown of the Supercell Dance Festival. The Queensland-based contemporary dance festival, which has supported over 650 artists and engaged over 27,000 spectators since its inception in 2017, will end at the end …