Winter Festivals and Events in Warm Climates

Winter Festivals and Events in Warm Climates

 

Winter... not usually the time of year you would think about getting the RV on the road for a trip. But if you aren't, you may be missing out! Here are a few winter events and festivals you may want to add to your list to check out. 

Mardi Gras - New Orleans, Louisiana  

Everyone knows about Mardi Gras! Swap your winter snooze for Jazz and Blues and visit the colorful French Quarter of New Orleans! Mardi Gras falls on March 5th, 2019 so it is perfect timing to plan your trip now. The music, the parades, the food and drink! 

 

Quartzsite Sports, Vacation and RV Show - Quartszite, Arizona 

Boondocking Mecca! Every year during the last 2 weeks of January, over 100,000 RVers converge on the sleepy little town of Quartzsite, AZ for the annual Quartzsite Sports, Vacation and RV show. For RV enthusiasts, this is one of the funnest events around! Groups and Clubs, RV Sales, Workshops and Classes, the list of activities goes on and on. Best of all, it's completely free to attend! 

 

Florida State Fair - Tampa, Florida 

Taking place in early February, the Florida State Fair is the home of the largest midway in the USA. Celebrating Florida Agriculture, Art, and History, this event has been celebrated for more than 110 years. Come see why the party keeps returning year after year. 

 

South by Southwest Conference & Festival - Austin, Texas 

There are few words to describe this incredible showcase of music. The South By Southwest Festival has evolved to become one of the world’s most important showcases for bands who are looking to make it big. Film and interactive media are part of this awesome conference as well. Watch for this event occurring annually in early March.