Musique et Arts;
Since 2006, this three-day Canadian music
festival features about 90 bands at Parc
Jean Drapeau. Jack White, Lorde, Kodaline
and OutKast were among this year’s artists.
Tanglewood Wine and
Food Classic; Lenox, Mass.
For four days, the scenic Berkshire home of
the Boston Symphony Orchestra spotlights
global wines and locally sourced foods with
pairing events, seminars, a grand tasting,
intimate dinners and a posh auction.
Litchfield Jazz Fest;
The 19th annual Goshen Fairgrounds event
featured artists such as Cyrus Chestnut
Trio, Anthony Strong and Jimmy Greene
Quartet. Profits help fund Litchfield
Performing Arts programs.
aug White Mountain Boogie & Blues Fest;
North Thornton, N.H.
For 18 years, blues lovers have been
thronging to this family event on a 72-acre
pasture in the Pemigewasset River Valley.
This year’s lineup included Nick Moss,
Moreland & Arbuckle, and Shakura S’Aida.
Hawaii Food & Wine
Festival; Maui & Oahu, Hawaii
The Aloha State celebrated its culinary and
agricultural bounty with seven signature
events featuring 80 chefs, including four
Iron Chefs and 22 James Beard Award-winners.
On 74 acres in the shadow of Seattle’s
Space Needle, the likes of The
Replacements, Neon Trees, Elvis Costello
and Wu-Tang Clan gathered at the three-day, decades-old performing arts venue.