The traditions across America that have significant ties to events in American history.
Tournament of Roses Parade: 125th Anniversary
125th annual New Year’s Day parade delights spectators with ornate floats decorated entirely of natural materials.
A Visit to Christmas Town U.S.A.
North Carolina town rolls out the Yule log and lights up for the Christmas holiday.
Thanksgiving Fun Facts
How much do you know about our annual day of feasting, football and festivity?
10 Creative Holiday Craft Fairs Across the Country
Skip the mall to find creative holiday gifts for friends and family at festive holiday craft fairs.
Coney Island Polar Bear Club
America’s oldest winter swim club hosts one of the nation’s oldest organized New Year’s Day plunges
10 Amazing New Year’s Eve Drops
Apples, cheese, pelicans and possums among items dropped to celebrate the new year
Coney Island, N.Y. Polar Bear Plunge
Every New Year’s Day, the Coney Island Polar Bear Club invites the public to take a plunge in the frigid waters of the Atlantic Ocean.
America’s Longest-Running Christmas Parade
In Peoria, Ill., the Santa Claus Parade proclaims start of Christmas season
20 Memorable Veteran’s Day Quotes
Hand-picked quotes that honor the sacrifices of America’s veterans
The World Famous Lawn Rangers of Arcola, Ill.
Precision lawn mower drill team marches with elaborately decorated push mowers
Hatch, N.M., Chile Festival
Chile Capital of the World celebrates its peppers each Labor Day weekend