TITLE

Heidi Had an Itch to Be Festival Queen

PUB. DATE
November 1987
SOURCE
Audubon;Nov87, Vol. 89 Issue 6, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the 1987 Poison Oak Festival in Forestville, California. History of the festival; Reasons why the festival was named poison oak; Characteristics of poison oaks; Products that will be on display during the festival; Costumes worn by the officials of the festival.
ACCESSION #
11325461

 

Related Articles

  • Bringing Back 'Boat Day'. Leshner, Marty // Cruise Travel;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p41 

    Reports on the revival of the 'Boat Day' festival in Hawaii. History of the festival; Ships visiting Hawaii.

  • Arkansas' Springtime Festivals. Dornaus, Margaret // TravelAmerica;Mar/Apr2000, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p42 

    Provides information on the festivals celebrated in Arkansas. Wine and Food Celebration from March 9-12; Daffodil Festival from March 10-11; Arkansas Folk Festival from April 13-15.

  • Thank you for the food we eat. Henes, Donna // Appleseeds;Nov98, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p2 

    Presents ways in giving thanks after a harvest around the world. Cereal deity offered by the Ainu people of Northern Japan; Blessing of newly harvested maize before eating by the Bororo Indians in Brazil; Thanksgiving altars made by women in China; Green Corn Festival of the Native American...

  • Festival offers guests its best. Steel, Debora Lockyer // Raven's Eye;Aug2001, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p6 

    Highlights the First People's Festival at the Royal British Columbia Museum in Victoria, British Columbia. Description of the festival; Discussion of the culture; Development of the potlatch pouch.

  • A COLORFUL EVENING. Kasarabada, Anu // Indianapolis Monthly;Mar2002, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p55 

    Focuses on the festivities at Rangeela Punjab, a celebration of the Punjabi and Sikh cultures in Indianapolis, Indiana. Composition of North Indian cuisine in dinner; Presentation of folk-dances and performances by rock band Pardesi Group; Product offerings of a five-booth mini-bazaar of local...

  • FAR-OUT FACTS.  // National Geographic World;Dec2000, Issue 304, p4 

    Provides information on several messy festivals. La Tomatina in Bunol, Spain; Mighty Mud Mania in Scottsdale Arizona; World Grits Festival in Saint George, South Carolina.

  • MARY KRAMER: Detroit 300 Festival criticism off-base.  // Crain's Detroit Business;7/16/2001-7/22/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 30, p9 

    Reports on the celebration of the Detroit 300 Festival. Celebration of the first French settlement in Detroit, Michigan; Activities.

  • One Party After Another. Olearchik, James // Travel Agent;1/7/2001, Vol. 306 Issue 10, Caribbean & Bahamas p16 

    Offers information on major cultural events throughout 2002 on the Caribbean island of Bonaire. Inclusion of Carnival festivities in January and February; Symbolic meaning of the Simadan Festival; Celebration of Rincon Day to reintroduce the Bonairean culture to the island's youth; Copa...

  • The origin of the Lion Dance.  // Chinatown News;2/3/95, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p20 

    States that in anticipation of its most auspicious festival, approximately 250 schools in Singapore are busily preparing to perform the traditional Lion Dance in honor of Chinese New Year (January 31- February 1, 1995). How students of all ages are rehearsing the dance; How long the lion has...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics