Major Events in USA

Major Events in USA

Due to the vast size and diverse heritage, USA has the most complex and cultural identity in the world. Therefore, majority of the most reputed events are held in this country. The occurrence of these USA events are almost every other week.

Let's talk about the public holidays in USA. The public holidays this diverse country celebrates are; the New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Presidents' Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas. On these events in USA, the government offices and banks remain closed.

Now let's have a look on the popular events to be taken place as per the calendar in USA. Here is a list of major events taking place in accordance to the calendar of 2019.


The tournament of Roses Parade and Rose Bowl Game is scheduled in January. It is a parade hosted by the Pasadena Tournament of Roses, which is an annual parade held in Pasadena California. It was initiated by the Rose Bowl college football game since the year 1902. The purpose of this is to raise funds for the cost of staging the parade.


An event in USA known as the Mardi Gras is to take place in the month of February. It is also known as the Fat Tuesday. It refers to the events for the celebration of carnival, which begins after the Christian feasts of the Epiphany. It is held in the city of New Orleans. This event brings up a party like scene in the entire of Bourbon Street of New Orleans. Everyone in the street are packed with colorful dresses and become party animals.

Another most awaited event to take place in this month is Super Bowl. It is annual championship game of the National Football League. Super Bowl is a popular USA event that has almost become an unofficial holiday in the country. The hype of the entire event is created by extraordinary commercials and some big names perform in musical acts in the half time of the game.


Coachella Music & Arts Festival is scheduled to take place in the month of April. It is a 3-day long music festival held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. The event has become very well-known in USA over the years. The event has become so popular that it was expanded to two weekends in the year 2012.


The Kentucky Oaks & Derby takes place in the month of May. Are you a fan of fancy attire and big hats? If yes, then this is the perfect event USA has for you. It takes places in Louisville, Kentucky. It is the premier annual event for horseracing. The winner of this event gets a reward of $600,000 and a large garland of lilies.


The month of July has USA's Independence Day. 4th of July is a federal holiday in the United States known as the Independence of the United States. On this day a set of events are taken place in order to celebrate the independence. Events such as fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, picnics, concerts, baseball games and political ceremonies. This event in USA holds a historic value and tradition of the country.


International Balloon Fiesta is held in the month of October which bring the season of the various shows. Yes, it is a festival of hot air balloon in New Mexico with a view of hundreds of hot air balloon for a variety of shows.


In the month of November its Thanksgiving. The Thanksgiving parade is held in the city that never sleeps, the New York City. It is a national holiday originated from the harvest festival.


Last but not the least, December is all about Christmas. You can see fairy lights and Christmas decoration everywhere in the USA. This festival is held in importance of the birth of Jesus Christ.