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2013-05-09 23:01:28

First Annual All Access Music and Arts Festival to feature more than 120 Live Music and DJ acts, Top area chefs and mixologists along with circus performers and a massive 350 foot tall Scarecrow. New York, New York (PRWEB) May 09, 2013 The first-annual All Access Music and Arts Festival is set to invade Long Island´s Jones Beach this Labor Day Weekend. Billed as an East Coast Burning Man type festival, the All Access Music and Arts Festival will feature three giant tents with more than...

2011-03-08 09:17:00

NEW YORK, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 10,000 participants will descend upon Bear Creek Resort in Macungie, Pennsylvania, on April 9th and 10th, 2011, to run a ten mile course with 19 military-style obstacles, including fire, ice, and live electric wires. Not your typical mud run or spirit-crushing road race, Tough Mudder is Ironman meets Burning Man. Designed by British Special Forces to test all-around strength, stamina, mental grit, and camaraderie, the event is not about...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'