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Check out a sweet corn festival in Illinois, take a free guided canoe trip in Iowa and try garlic ice cream in Minnesota—just a few of our top Midwest events for July and August 2019.
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An Amphicar festival. A week-long bike ride. A party to gaze at stars far, far away. Whether you’re looking for a small-town celebration, a big-city bash or just something a bit quirky (lookin’ at...
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Feast on pasta or brats, shop at an 824-mile-long garage sale and prep for a polka competition—just a few of the fun events happening in the Midwest in May and June 2019. Check out our event sampler...
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This spring, participate in a grilled cheese championship, watch swordplay demos at a Viking festival and catch the splendor of the annual Sandhill crane migration. Check out these and other top...
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This winter, watch ice carvers compete in speed rounds, go to indie film screenings or fly a kite over a frozen lake. Check out our other top events around the Midwest for January and February.
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This winter, watch musical performances, hunt for wine samples in a corn maze or complete a 30-mile mountain bike race. Check out our other top events for November and December.
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Spring sunshine welcomes the 2018 festival season. Drown pancakes in maple syrup in Wakarusa, take on a "mega bar crawl" at the Deadwood Craft Beer Festival, and celebrate Dyngus Day in...
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Celebrate the end of winter across the Midwest this March. Vegas meets Midwest with Penn and Teller's magic show in Aurora, discover Hillbilly Silly Science in Dubuque, and chuckle for 11 days...