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Here is information about main events and holidays in the United States. Learn more about public holidays, annual events, and festivals.
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  2. August (1)
  3. December (5)
  4. February (6)
  5. January (5)
  6. July (2)
  7. June (2)
  8. March (4)
  9. May (1)
  10. November (4)
  11. October (2)
  12. September (4)

Must-See Museum Exhibits for 2013
There are many special exhibits going on at U.S. museums in 2013. Here are the must-see museum exhibits in the USA for 2013.

When Is Inauguration Day 2013?
Quick information on Inauguration Day 2013.

Columbus Day
Columbus Day, a public holiday, takes place on the second Monday of each October.

USA Month-by-Month Calendar

Things to Do in the USA in Autumn
Fall is a wonderful season to travel. Learn more about what to do in the USA in the fall.

Top Sporting Events in the USA
Top sporting events to see in the USA.

Memorial Day
Memorial Day is a holiday on which the United States remembers its war dead. Learn more about Memorial Day and where to commemorate it.

Singular Food Festivals in the USA
A singular food festival is devoted to one single item. Here are 10 singular food festivals to check out in the USA.

Easter in the United States
Learn more about religious and secular Easter events and activities in the United States.

Must-See Museum Exhibits for 2012
There are many special exhibits going on at U.S. museums in 2012. Here are the 12 must-see museum exhibits in the USA for 2012.

October in the USA
A listing of annual USA events and festivals taking place in October. Learn more about October holidays.

January in the USA
A listing of annual USA events and festivals taking place in January. Learn more about January holidays.

In Dr. King's Footsteps
Martin Luther King, Jr., is celebrated with a national holiday each January. Learn more about Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and the life of Dr. King.

February in the USA
A listing of annual USA events and festivals taking place in February. Learn more about Mardi Gras and other February holidays.

Presidents Day
Presidents Day is a federal holiday that celebrates the birthday of the first U.S. President George Washington.

March in the USA
A listing of annual USA events and festivals taking place in March. Learn more about March holidays.

April in the USA
A listing of annual USA events and festivals taking place in April. Learn more about April holidays.

May in the USA
A listing of annual USA events and festivals taking place in May. Learn more about May holidays.

June in the USA
A listing of annual USA events and festivals taking place in May. Learn more about May holidays.

July in the USA
A listing of annual USA events and festivals taking place in July. Learn more about July holidays.

November in the USA
A listing of annual USA events and festivals taking place in November. Learn more about November holidays.

December in the USA
A listing of annual USA events and festivals taking place in December. Learn more about December holidays.

USA Event Calendars
Learn more about events in the cities, states, and regions of the USA. This article contains links to event calendars from all of About's USA guides.

USA Museum Events and Exhibits for 2011-2012
New exhibits, galleries, and special traveling shows are on tap for the 2011-2012 season at museums throughout the United States. Learn more about new events and exhibits in U.S. museums for fall 2011 and what's in store through spring 2012.

Food Holidays in the USA
Learn about the food and drink celebrated each month during food holidays in the United States.

2013 Super Bowl
When and where will the 2013 Super Bowl be?

Saint Patrick's Day in the USA
Saint Patrick's Day is a popular holiday in the USA and includes celebrations of Irish heritage and culture.

Top Music Festivals in the USA
U.S. music festivals attract artists and audiences from all over the world. Here are the top ones to see in 2012.

August in the USA
A listing of annual USA events and festivals taking place in August. Learn more about August holidays.

September in the USA
A listing of annual USA events and festivals taking place in September. Learn more about September holidays.

50 Things to Do in the Spring
Traveling in the USA in the spring? Here are 50+ ideas for things to do around the country.

Restaurant Weeks in the USA
Budget travelers who enjoy fine dining will do well to visit a city during "Restaurant Week." Learn more about restaurant weeks in cities across the USA.

Exhibit: The Civil War and American Art
"The Civil War and American Art" contains some of the most compelling paintings and photography produced during and about the Civil War. The exhibit is one of my picks for must-see exhibits for 2013.

When is Memorial Day?
Memorial Day takes place on the last Monday in May.

Halloween in the USA

Labor Day
Labor Day is a federal holiday celebrated annually on the first Monday of September. It is considered the unofficial end of summer.

Best Places to Go for Christmas
A growing number of people like to travel over the Christmas holidays. Here are the top places to go for Christmas and holiday travel.

Top Events in South Dakota
These are the top annual events in South Dakota.

Top Events in Mississippi
These are the top annual events in Mississippi.

Top Events in Nebraska
These are the top annual events in Nebraska.

Top Events in Minnesota
These are the top annual events in Minnesota.

Top Events in Pennsylvania
These are the top annual events in Pennsylvania.

Top Events in Arizona
These are the top annual events in Arizona.

Top Events in Iowa
These are the top annual events in Iowa.

Top Events in New York
These are the top annual events in New York.

Top Events in New Hampshire
These are the top annual events in New Hampshire.

Top Events in Wisconsin
These are the top annual events in Wisconsin.

Top Events in West Virginia
These are the top annual events in West Virginia.

Top Events in Tennessee
These are the top annual events in Tennessee.

Top Winter Festivals in the USA

Top Events in Rhode Island
These are the top annual events in Rhode Island.

Top Events in Utah
These are the top annual events in Utah.

Super Bowl XLVIII - Where to Watch It
Where to watch Super Bowl XLVIII in Denver, Seattle, New York City, and elsewhere in the USA.

Where to Watch the World Cup in the USA
Where to watch the World Cup in cities across the USA.

What's On, July 2014: USA Festivals and Events
USA festival and event calendar for July 2014.

Moby-Dick Marathon in Mystic Seaport, Connecticut
The Moby-Dick Marathon, a 24-hour festival in Mystic Seaport, Connecticut, is your chance to hear Herman Melville's novel read aloud in its entirety.

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