Made in the Shade Beer Tasting Festival
This 22nd annual fete brings together brewers from ten states, including
Along with about 50 breweries, you'll find food and live entertainment. Make an overnight trip of it if you're a
The cure for being cooped up with the air-conditioning on and curtains drawn awaits at
Head there for a cool breath of relief -- and this festival featuring free fishing, archery, live reptile and wildlife exhibits, and other outdoorsy activities to stretch your legs after a long drive.
Once you've toured all the booths, go exploring. The remote lodge sits on 300 pretty acres, which you can roam on foot or via half- and full-day mountain bike and canoe rentals (
Park Place Guitar Festival
Exhibitors will offer row upon row of music and guitar-themed stuff to see and do throughout
Those with more than a passing interest will find clinics, ranging from how to care for a guitar to how to compose for the guitar, while artistic types will appreciate GuitART, the chance to paint and decorate acoustic guitars.
Activities for kids include make-your-own instruments, guitar origami and balloon animals, and a "petting zoo" of world instruments from the Valley's
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