Calendar

Jul
1
Mon
Maine Lobster Festival
Jul 1 – Jul 5 all-day

The Maine Lobster Festival is five days of fun and feasting on the fabulous coast of Maine. This annual event takes place during the first weekend of August, from Wednesday through Sunday. The Maine Lobster Festival attracts tens of thousands of visitors to Rockland, Maine, each year with the promise of fresh, local lobster dinners, nationally renowned entertainers, cooking contests, carnival rides, Maine craftsmen and artists.

Jul
21
Sun
Sun Valley Writers’ Conference
Jul 21 – Jul 24 all-day

For four days, SVWC writers and readers laugh and learn, hike and talk, and stretch the limits of their imagination. The days are filled with books, ideas, stimulation and fun. Extraordinary writers and thinkers talk with an engaged audience about their work, the world, and discuss why literature matters.

Sep
7
Sat
Toronto International Film Festival @ TIFF Bell Lightbox & various venues
Sep 7 – Sep 16 all-day

The Toronto International Film Festival is the biggest and brightest public film festival on the planet. World premieres, cutting-edge film, galas and industry shmoozes all go in to making TIFF the illustrious event it is. Whether you’re a cinephile or just love to see the celebs, TIFF is the place to be.

Sep
21
Sat
Monterey Jazz Festival @ Monterey County Fairgrounds
Sep 21 – Sep 23 all-day

Voted “World’s Best Jazz Festival” by the readers of JazzTimes Magazine in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2013, 2014, and 2016, the Monterey Jazz Festival offers 20 acres of magnificent oak-studded grounds for fans to enjoy, featuring films, conversations with the Festival’s stars, exhibitions, food and beverages, an international shopping bazaar, and 8 stages of live jazz entertainment spread throughout the grounds.

Jan
18
Sat
Sundance Film Festival
Jan 18 – Jan 28 all-day

Sundance Institute showcases bold, independent storytelling at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, with feature films selected across all categories. The Festival hosts screenings in Park City, Salt Lake City and at Sundance Mountain Resort.

May
8
Fri
2018 Cannes Film Festival
May 8 – May 19 all-day

The 71st Festival de Cannes will take place from Tuesday, 8th May to Saturday, 19th May 2018. It will start one day earlier than in earlier years, but will run for exactly the same length of time.

Jul
1
Wed
Maine Lobster Festival
Jul 1 – Jul 5 all-day

The Maine Lobster Festival is five days of fun and feasting on the fabulous coast of Maine. This annual event takes place during the first weekend of August, from Wednesday through Sunday. The Maine Lobster Festival attracts tens of thousands of visitors to Rockland, Maine, each year with the promise of fresh, local lobster dinners, nationally renowned entertainers, cooking contests, carnival rides, Maine craftsmen and artists.

Jul
21
Tue
Sun Valley Writers’ Conference
Jul 21 – Jul 24 all-day

For four days, SVWC writers and readers laugh and learn, hike and talk, and stretch the limits of their imagination. The days are filled with books, ideas, stimulation and fun. Extraordinary writers and thinkers talk with an engaged audience about their work, the world, and discuss why literature matters.

Sep
7
Mon
Toronto International Film Festival @ TIFF Bell Lightbox & various venues
Sep 7 – Sep 16 all-day

The Toronto International Film Festival is the biggest and brightest public film festival on the planet. World premieres, cutting-edge film, galas and industry shmoozes all go in to making TIFF the illustrious event it is. Whether you’re a cinephile or just love to see the celebs, TIFF is the place to be.

Sep
21
Mon
Monterey Jazz Festival @ Monterey County Fairgrounds
Sep 21 – Sep 23 all-day

Voted “World’s Best Jazz Festival” by the readers of JazzTimes Magazine in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2013, 2014, and 2016, the Monterey Jazz Festival offers 20 acres of magnificent oak-studded grounds for fans to enjoy, featuring films, conversations with the Festival’s stars, exhibitions, food and beverages, an international shopping bazaar, and 8 stages of live jazz entertainment spread throughout the grounds.