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From October 10-11, the Rice Harvest Festival will take over the city of Katy, TX. Each year, the festival attracts 40,000 or 50,000 people. This year, however, it is is expected to attract 100,000 people, due to favorable weather conditions.
From September 18-20, Nashville will become a haven for people with home improvement needs.
Every year since 1975, sternwheelers have sailed down the Ohio River to the city of Marietta for the Ohio River Sternwheel Festival.
For the 39th year running, hot-air balloons will fill the sky above Colorado Springs on Labor Day weekend.
From July 10-18, people from Ohio to Chicago and Michigan to Kentucky will gather in Fort Wayne, Indiana, to celebrate the city's annual Three Rivers Festival, a 9-day summer celebration.
On June 20, Springleaf, Habitat for Humanity of Southwest Alabama, and other volunteers from the Mobile, AL community will team up to refurbish the exterior of a home for a homeowner in need, as part of Habitat for Humanity's A Brush with Kindness program.
On June 12-13, over 4,000 athletes and volunteers will participate in the regional Special Olympics Summer Games in Richmond, Virginia.