Events

Top Choice Sports in Boston

Boston Marathon

One of the country's most prestigious marathons takes runners on a 26.2-mile course ending at Copley Sq on Patriots' Day, a Massachusetts holiday on the third Monday in April.
Top Choice Cultural in Accompong

Accompong Maroon Festival

The best time to get a sense of Accompong’s uniqueness is during the traditional Accompong Maroon Festival. The festival celebrates Accompong’s nominal independence and is a riot of traditional dancing, drumming, me…
Top Choice Cultural in Hilo

Merrie Monarch Festival

The Merrie Monarch Festival swoops into town around Easter and turns laid-back Hilo into the place to be. Forget about booking a last-minute room! This sellout three-day hula competition was established in 1964 to h…
Top Choice Art in Hanapepe

Art Night

On any given Friday night, Hanapepe comes to life and gives everyone an extended peek into its art world. Galleries stay open later and the town's main drag is transformed by musicians and street vendors. Visitors a…
Top Choice Carnival in Vieques

Fiestas Patronales de Vieques

In the third week of July, Viequenses party hard to celebrate the Vírgen del Carmen, patron saint of the sea, seafarers, fisherman. More a festival than a religious event, islanders gather in Isabel Segunda's centra…
Top Choice Cultural in Koloa

Koloa Plantation Days Celebration

In mid- to late July, the South Shore’s biggest annual celebration spans nine days of family-friendly fun with a gamut of attractions (many free), including a parade, paniolo (Hawaiian cowboy) rodeo, traditional Haw…
Top Choice Music in Montego Bay

Red Stripe Reggae Sumfest

The largest reggae festival in Jamaica typically includes over 50 world-class reggae and dancehall artists. Held in July at the Catherine Hall Entertainment Center, it starts with a beach party on Walter Fletcher Be…
Top Choice Music in San Juan & Around

Festival Casals

Since 1956 renowned soloists and orchestras have come from all over the world to join the Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra in performing virtuoso concerts night after night, primarily at El Centro de Bellas Artes Luis…
Top Choice Cultural in Poʻipu

Prince Kuhio Celebration of the Arts

The South Shore hosts this two-week celebration in mid to late March. Events include hula dancing and slack-key guitar music, a rodeo, canoe racing, 'talk story' time, an artisan fair and Hawaiian cultural presentat…
Top Choice Food in Hanalei

Kalo Festival

Each December, Halulu Fish Pond is host to demonstrations on growing taro and pounding poi, traditional Hawaiian games for kids, local food vendors and live music. Waipa is one of the last remaining properties on Ka…