Today on CNN Newsroom

The latest news and information from around the world. Also connect with CNN through social media. We want to hear from you.
May 1st, 2009
10:37 AM ET

Time on your hands this weekend?

Festival of Nations – St. Paul, MN

Art Chicago – Chicago, IL

The Bamboozle – Newark, NJ

World Horror Convention – Winnipeg, Manitoba

Tulip Time – Holland, MI

Orangeburg Festival of Roses – Orangeburg, SC

Dandelion May Fest/Great Dandelion Cookoff – Dover, OH

Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival – Amelia Island, FL

Richmond Mushroom Festival – Richmond, MO

World Famous Armadillo Festival – Hamburg, AR
Toad Suck Daze Festival – Conway, AR
(150 miles apart... ROAD TRIP!)

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta – Portland, OR

U.S. Capitol Bible Reading Marathon – Washington, DC

NASA Jet Propulsion Lab Open House – Pasadena, CA

Mock Prison Riot – Moundsville, WV*
(*OK, maybe don't take part in this one...)


Filed under: Kyra Phillips
soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. J.P. Aley

    The Orangeburg Festival of Roses is wonderful! If you love the outdoors, and the beauty of flowers, I highly suggest it! If you suffer from seasonal allergies like I do, I also highly suggest taking your Zyrtec, Claritin, etc... before you head over. 🙂 I learned that lesson the hard way.

    May 1, 2009 at 10:52 am |
  2. David A Whitaker

    Hello Kyra Phillips, this is David from Martinsburg, WV I am a ex-marine. I am tried that those higher up get a pass. The soldiers, sailors and marines mostly enlisted personnel get shewed as always. Those that are in power set the tone for the men and women, who do the things that they shouldn't do. No way in hell will these guys do what they have done ,if they didn't think it was ok. Thank for letting me share my thoughts.

    May 1, 2009 at 10:53 am |
  3. Jared Santiago

    I think that the best position for the High Court will go to either a female or a gay male or female. The President said he wants it to be someone that has been "left out" so to say, then I would agree with picking a gay male or female. Being gay myself we don't have many openly gay people in office and I think now would be the best time to have a voice in America. It's been a long time coming. 😦

    May 1, 2009 at 11:13 am |
  4. jack

    I just finished listening to Mr. Sharpton and his group talking about minority education. When will these people sstopp scamming the public. You cannot force a child to learn....it has to start at the family not the school.

    May 7, 2009 at 1:45 pm |
  5. Gyula

    Chuck, are those numbers right? Fox does more than the other three COMBINED?? One would think those other bozos might want to get canservotive, QUICK, while they still have some viewers.

    March 24, 2012 at 12:03 pm |

Post a comment


 

CNN welcomes a lively and courteous discussion as long as you follow the Rules of Conduct set forth in our Terms of Service. Comments are not pre-screened before they post. You agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Service.