2016 Spring Festivals Worth Traveling For

Celebrate a new season and enjoy the beautiful spring weather with lively outdoor festivals. Whether you want to discover new music, see an independent film, or relish in the natural beauty of spring, we have just the place for you. Explore our favorite festivals this season.  

National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington D. C. 

March - April
Celebrate the blooms of the Cherry Blossom trees in Washington D.C, and enjoy daily events, arts and culture, natural beauty and community spirit. All events are open to the public and primarily free. Learn more >  

Coachella in Indio, California 

April 15 – 17 and April 22 – 24
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is an annual music festival held in Indio, just outside of Palm Springs. This two-day festival features music from artists like Ellie Goulding and Calvin Harris, to country superstar Chris Stapleton, to Diplo. Explore live music plus delicious food trucks and more in this weekend long event. Learn more >   

Vive Latino in Mexico City

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Discover Mexico's biggest music festival. Held annually in Mexico City, the festival takes place in the Foro Sol stadium, and features all genres from rap to rock from musicians around the world, performing in multiple languages. Learn more >  

Lantern Floating in Hawaii

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The Lantern Floating Hawaii is a ceremony where thousands come together on the beach from all over the world to honor our loved ones who have gone before us. The festival represents an opportunity for us to create a moment of remembrance. Learn more >  

Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival in Orlando

iStock_000073311975_MediumMarch 2 - May 30
Enjoy entertainment, seasonal cuisine, and beautiful spring blossoms at the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival at Walt Disney World in Orlando. Learn more >  

BottleRock in Napa Valley

wes1997wn-140824-Downtown Napa Riverfront - Local Area (1)May 27 - 29
Enjoy live music, food, brew, and of course wine at this 5 day festival to kick off summer in Napa Valley, California. This year's lineup includes Stevie Wonder, Florence + the Machine, and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Learn more > 

New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans

she353wn-163059-Canal Street View (1)April 22 - May 1
For jazz and non-jazz lovers alike, this festival is a celebration of the culture of Louisiana. With live music and food, combined with the charm of NOLA, get your sunblock and hats ready for an exciting weekend. Learn more >

Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis

iStock_000061151322_LargeApril 29 - May 1
Discover Beale Street Music Festival is a three day music festival and includes performances from some of the biggest stars in music, and also features local artists. This festival is considered to be the start of the month long Memphis in May celebration. Learn more >

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