May Day falls on May 1. It is recognized around the world as International Workers’ Day. It is also symbolic of the spring season with wonderful warmer weather and gardens in full bloom. Celebrate any and all the meanings of May Day with these events.
Circus entertainment grew out of trick-riding equestrian shows in England during the second half of the eighteenth century. Horses were the real stars of these shows! Then came acrobatic clowns on horseback, performing daring flips, balancing tricks and pantomime. America’s love with the old-time circus began in the 1820s. The traveling tent circus, an American innovation, was created by a New York entrepreneur. A menagerie of animals, enthralling all ages, accompanied the big-top shows. Performing arts dating back to ancient Egypt and China, such as juggling, were added to the evolution of this American institution. Two rings were expanded to ten, electrifying aerial shows and rope walkers made it the nation’s top drawing entertainment!
Although it’s still a little bit chilly out, summer is on its way. Bikini season is right around the corner. And what better way to prepare for baring skin than tips from a fashion expert?
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Looking for exciting swimwear options in Charlotte? Shop these local spots to pick up some swim style this spring.
Going on a road trip this summer? Entertain yourself and the kids with these fun car games along the way.
Summer’s here, and the time is right for dancing in the seats. Check out this season’s hottest outdoor concert tours.
Labor Day comes at a unique time of year. Caught between two seasons, we’re left picking sides: do we try to Hold On To Summer or Embrace Fall?
To make sure this summer is a great one for you and your family, here is our guide to preventing (and treating) some of the season’s health hazards.