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Friday, June 17, 2016
NEWPORT BERMUDA RACE
Bermuda

An iconic yacht race that starts in Rhode Island and ends in beautiful Bermuda, where a week-long celebration will mark the event.

Sunday, June 19, 2016
RODEO DRIVE CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE
Beverly Hills, California

This annual Father’s Day event showcases vintage and luxury automobiles against the backdrop of Rodeo Drive boutiques.
Info: rodeodrive-bh.com

Sunday, June 19, 2016
RODEO DRIVE CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE
Beverly Hills, California

This annual Father’s Day event showcases vintage and luxury automobiles against the backdrop of Rodeo Drive boutiques. Info: rodeodrive-bh.com

 

Monday, June 20, 2016
SUMMER SOLSTICE/MIDSUMMER EVE
Stockholm, Sweden

Celebrations abound worldwide, and especially in Sweden, to celebrate the longest day of the year. Info: Sweden.se

 

Monday, June 27, 2016 to Sunday, July 10, 2016
WIMBLEDON
London

Feast on strawberries and cream at the world’s oldest tennis tournament. Info: wimbledon.com

Monday, July 11, 2016 to Sunday, July 17, 2016
FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW
Hampshire, England

One of the largest air shows for aerospace and defense. Our sister publication, Aviation International News, will provide daily coverage at ainonline.com. Info: farnborough.com

 

Saturday, July 16, 2016
ASPEN VALLEY MARATHON
Aspen, Colorado

Events include a full marathon, half marathon, and 5K. A beautiful and scenic run along the historic Rio Grande Trail.
Info: aspenvalleymarathon.com

Saturday, July 16, 2016
ASPEN IN SUMMER - Aspen Valley Marathon
Aspen, Colorado

Getting in and out of Colorado’s Aspen/Pitkin County Airport is less nerve-wracking in summer, when the ice
disappears and wildflowers take over. Why not fly in for one of the many summer ­celebrations and events? Two we recommend:

Break in your Nikes for this scenic run along the historic Rio Grande Trail on July 16. You’ll travel 1,418 feet downhill, enjoying extraordinary mountain views. Events include full and half marathons and a 5K. Info: aspenvalleymarathon.com

 

Wednesday, August 3, 2016 to Sunday, August 7, 2016
MAINE LOBSTER FESTIVAL
Rockland, Maine

Parades, entertainment, and 20,000 pounds of lobster. Info: mainelobsterfestival.com

 

Wednesday, August 3, 2016 to Friday, August 5, 2016
ASPEN IN SUMMER - Artcrush
Aspen, Colorado

Prefer loafers and Louboutins to sneakers? Polish up in time for Artcrush, the major fundraising event for the Aspen Art Museum, happening August 3–5. Events surrounding Artcrush include a wine tasting (Winecrush), seated dinner, and live and silent auctions of major con­temporary-art works. This year the museum will honor contemporary artist Gabriel Orozco. Info: aspenartmuseum.org

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