Vacation Travel

Summer Festival Guide

Summer Festival Guide

 Art

Vermont Festival of the Arts:  Visit the studios of dozens of local artists and attend concerts by the likes of the Vermont Philharmonic.  Mad River Valley, VT.; August 1st – September 6th 800-517-4247 vermontatfest.com.

Music

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival:  This year’s inaugural concerts, on July 19th and 20th, feature works by Caplet and Debussy with narration by actress Claire Bloom.  Santa Fe, NM.; July 19th – August 24th  888-221-9836 santafechambermusic.com

All Points West Music $ Arts Festival:  Only in its second year, this thriving newcomer will showcase rockers from the Beastie Boys to Coldplay and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, on a grassy site with rare Manhattan views.  Liberty State Park, Jersey City, NJ.;  July 31st  – August 2nd  apwfestival.com.

Food & Wine

The Edible Garden:  The New York Botanical Garden is holding an 11-week-long celebration of edible plants and local food, with gardening demonstrations and lectures by celebrity chefs such as Lidia Bastianich.  Bronx, NY.;  through September 13th  713-817-8700 nybg.org.

Festival Del Sole:  California wine country’s top summer festival, which takes place at venues throughout Napa, combines classical music, including a recital by Renee Fleming with wine tastings.  Napa Valley, CA.; July 17th – 25th  888-337-6272 fdsnapa.org.

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Kathleen Roberts

Kathleen Roberts

Kathleen Roberts is the Vice President of Business Development and passionate about providing innovative solutions for corporate travel programs. She is a member of GBTA and Utah GBTA, as well as a Certified Travel Counselor (CTC) and Global Travel Professional (GTP). In addition to being a travel addict she finds joy in a good game of basketball. Connect with Kathleen on LinkedIn.

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