Melon Days Festival in Green River, Utah
Whether it’s watermelons, cantaloupes, or honeydew melons that whet your appetite, you'll find plenty to feast on during the weekend-long Melon Days Festival. Running for more than a century, this celebration at the end of the growing season takes over the whole town with a melon eating contest, car show, carnival, 3-man Scramble tournament, and, of course, a parade.
Las Vegas Greek Food Festival, Nevada
Fill up on stuffed gyros, filo-crusted spanakopita, and baklava smoothies at the long-running Las Vegas Greek Food Festival, now in its 46th year. Along with its fabulous array of food, expect plenty of music and folk dancing to boot.
Kona Coffee Cultural Festival in Kona, Hawaii
It may feel be in November, but with 10 days of coffee-infused events, there's plenty to get your heart racing at the Kona Coffee Cultural Festival and leave you feeling as energized as you did in the summer. Visit local coffee farms, taste fresh brews, and let the deep culture wash over you with parades, dances, and more.