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March Events Around the World

February 19, 1989|FRANCES SHEMANSKI


Alabama: Cherry Festival, Jasmine Gardens and Museum, Montgomery, March 1-31; Azalea Display, Bellingrath Gardens, Theodore, March 15-31; 175th Anniversary of Battle of Horseshoe Bend, Dadeville, March 25-26; Medieval Fort Games, Ft. Gaines Historic Site, Dauphin Island, March 25-26.

Alaska: Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, Anchorage to Nome, starting March 4.

Arizona: Jaycees Rodeo of Rodeos, Phoenix, March 8-12; Hello Phoenix Festival: Visual and Performing Arts, Phoenix, March 11-12; Festival '89, Tucson, March 15-April 30.

California: Telemundo Fiesta International, San Jose, March 4-5; Great Outdoor Adventure Fair, Concourse Exhibition Center, San Francisco, March 8-19; International Fair, Santa Clara County Fairgrounds, San Jose, March 10-12; Macy's Easter Flower Show, San Francisco, March 19-25; Bach Birthday Program, San Francisco Symphony, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, March 22-25.

Colorado: Easter Sunrise Service and Golden Bunny Ski Race, Winter Park, March 26; Easter Sunrise Service, Aspen Mountain, March 26.

Connecticut: Spring Antiques Show, Norwich, March 4-5; Spring Antiques Show, Coliseum, New Haven, March 31-April 2.

Delaware: Exhibit: "The Irish Connection," Rockwood Museum, Wilmington, March 1-31; Eastern Sunrise Service, Boardwalk, Rehoboth Beach, March 26.

Florida: Shell Fair, Sanibel, March 2-5; Strawberry Festival, Plant City, March 2-12; Beach Shrimp Festival, Ft. Myers, March 4-5; Carnaval Miami, Miami, March 4-12; Indian Pow-Wow, Ft. Pierce, March 10-12; Italian Renaissance Festival, Vizcaya, Miami, March 17-19; Festival of States, St. Petersburg, March 24-April 16.

Georgia: Winternational Go-Kart Races, Barnesville, March 4-5, 18-19; Cherry Blossom Festival, Macon, March 19-April 2, April 1-2, 8-9.

Hawaii: St. Patrick's Day Parade, Waikiki, Honolulu, March 17; Prince Kuhio Festival, Lihue, Kauai, March 19-26; Prince Kuhio Day, statewide, March 26.

Illinois: Midwest Boat and Resort Show, O'Hare Expo Center, Chicago, March 1-5; Hispanic Festival, Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, March 3-12; Women's Film and Video Festival, Chicago, March 9-12; St. Patrick's Day Parade, Chicago, March 17; Spring Flower Show, Lincoln Park Conservatory, Chicago, March 18-April 2.

Kentucky: Humana Festival of New American Plays, Louisville, March 1-April 8; Spiral Festival: Sports, Covington, March 18-April 1.

Louisiana: St. Patrick's Day Parade, New Orleans, March 17; Audubon Pilgrimage, St. Francisville, March 17-19; Spring Fiesta, New Orleans, March 31-April 4.

Maine: Sled Dog Races at Saddleback Ski Area, Rangeley, March 11; Eastern Weekend Festivities, Sunday River Ski Resort, Bethel, March 25-26.

Maryland: Maryland Flower and Garden Show, Festival Hall, Baltimore, March 2-5; Maple Syrup Demonstration, Thurmont, March 11-12, 18-19.

Massachusetts: Spring Garden and Flower Show, Centrum, Worcester, March 2-5; St. Patrick's Day Celebration, Faneuil Hall Marketplace, Boston, March 17.

Michigan: Maple Syrup Festival, Bloomfield Hills, March 4-5, 11-12, 18-19; Spring Carnival, Indianhead Mountain, Wakefield, March 11-12; Maple Syrup Festival, Lansing, March 11-12.

Minnesota: St. Urho's Day Celebration, Finland, March 16-19; American Craft Expo, Civic Center, St. Paul, March 29-April 2.

Mississippi: Irish Heritage Week and St. Patrick's Parade, Biloxi, March 10-18; Vicksburg Spring Pilgrimage, Vicksburg, March 25-April 9; Columbus Pilgrimage, Columbus, March 30-April 9.

Missouri: Mid-America Jazz Festival, St. Louis, March 17-19.

Montana: C.M. Russell Art Auction, Great Falls, March 16-18; Spring Carnival, Bridger Bowl, March 31-April 2.

Nevada: Hoover Dam Square Dance Festival, Boulder City, March 3-4.

New Jersey: Arts Festival, Pemberton, March 3-5; Revolutionary War Encampment, Jockey Hollow, Morristown National Historic Park, Morristown, March 16-17.

New Mexico: St. Patrick's Day Festival, Angel Fire, March 17; Gem and Mineral Show, Old Airport Terminal, Albuquerque, March 18-19; Easter Parade, Alamogordo, March 25.

New York: St. Patrick's Day Parade, Fifth Avenue, New York City, March 17; Macy's Spring Flower Show, New York City, March 19-April 1; Easter Parade, Fifth Avenue, New York City, March 26; Exhibit: "L'Art de Vivre," Cooper Hewitt Museum, New York City, March 30-Aug. 6.

North Carolina: Carolina Spring Craft Show, Convention Center, Charlotte, March 1-April 2; Antique Show, State Fairgrounds, Raleigh, March 16-18.

Ohio: Exhibit: "Son of Heaven: Imperial Arts of China," Columbus, March 1-Aug. 31; Geauga County Maple Festival, Chardon, March 31-April 2.

Oklahoma: Rattlesnake Derby, Wauirka, March 18-19; Easter Pageant at Wichita Mountains, Lawton, March 25-26.

Pennsylvania: Flower Show, Civic Center, Philadelphia, March 5-12; Black Arts Festival, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, March 11-April 16; Blue Grass and Old-Time Music Festival, Plymouth Meeting, March 24-25; Easter Promenade and Springtime Festival, Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, March 26.

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