Choosing a Destination with the Best Festivals in the US
Choosing a Destination with the Best Festivals in the US - NYC
Despite being a busier month to travel there is something to be said for vacationing in June. Not only is the weather fantastic in many tourist destinations throughout the world, but it is also the beginning of festival season in many areas as well. The opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors adds to the list of unique travel experiences available to you during this particular time of year. The options are endless so where do you start??
The first thing you should do is decide what type of adventure you're looking for. Do you want to enjoy the beautiful weather or do you want to experience a vibrant nightlife with lots of unique festival venues? Would you rather spend your time viewing artistic works or listening to musical performances? Once you figure this out you can explore the many destinations that might suit your festival vacation dreams. An idea of what is out there will help in making that ultimate decision.
Festival Season in Full Swing
Some cities are just known for their seemingly endless festival season, which for the following places just so happens to be the summer months, with plenty of the best taking place in June. It's the perfect time to get out and experience the great outdoors, along with a little culture. Ask your travel agent about any of the following destinations if you're looking for a dream festival season vacation....
New York, U.S. - In New York City, June is only the beginning of a festival-filled summer, but they know how to kick of the festival season right. June is filled with all kinds of great events worth attending, some that last the whole month. A few you might want to consider:
- HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival – Starting June 18ththis year, the festival is all about movies in the park. Featuring a different movie every night played on a big screen, along with multiple food and beverage vendors, it’s the perfect way to spend an evening in New York.
- NYC Pride – From about June 15thto the 24thNew York City celebrates the diversity that makes it the progressive city that it is with the NYC Pride Festival. The culminating event is a march on the last date, but there are many events held throughout the 10-day period and much fun to be had while celebrating the differences that make us so special.
- Shakespeare in the Park – For the Shakespeare lover, June is the perfect month to visit New York. This free festival gives visitors the opportunity to experience some of the best plays written by the playwright, this year June's feature will be Othello. Performances start at 8:00 PM in the Delacorte outdoor theater.
There are all types of festivals held throughout the world that will allow you to explore art, music, culture and so much more. June is the perfect time to travel if this is something you want to experience, but also because the weather is fantastic, and the entertainment is endless. Whether you just want to book a quick weekend getaway, or spend a week exploring somewhere you have always wanted to see, contact and book your next special experience with us today at LGBT Vacation Planners. 401-397-5515 or 888-297-0040.