Cinco de Mayo is a day to celebrate the culture, achievements and experiences of people with a Mexican background living in the United States. Take part in one of the largest Cinco de Mayo celebrations in Miami, Cancun, Orlando, Dallas, and in the USA’s south-western regions. Save big with LastMinuteTravel.com low hotel rates! This, Read More

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Take a break from cracking books and award yourself with a much awaited vacation! We at lastminutetravel know how hard the student’s life is. Several people around here went to college, and all of them told us horrifying stories: Endless parties, topless coeds sunbathing atop the dorm’s roof and nightly drinking binges. After going, Read More

2010 marks the 30th year of the broadcast of our nation’s premier Independence Day celebration. This year “A Capital Fourth” will be hosted by Jimmy Smits. The all-star line-up features performances from the likes of Reba McEntire, Darius Rucker, Lang Lang and the National Symphony Orchestra. One of my favorite childhood memories is camping, Read More

Watching Treme, the new post-Katrina series set in New Oreleans, on HBO? Find yourself yelling “Who Dat!” whenever you see a New Orleans Saints jersey? Do reruns of the Live with Emeril cooking show take up half the space on you DVR? If so, you’re probably building up an appetite for an escapade of, Read More

This spring in Anaheim, CA Disney’s California Food & Wine Festival Celebrates the ‘Art of Flavor’ April 16-May 31. The full menu features events like cooking demonstrations, celebrity chef lessons, and signature ticketed experiences. It’s basically a mecca for the west coast foodie. Look for chefs Guy Fieri and Cat Cora of Food Network,, Read More

Known as “The Great American Race”, the Daytona 500 places 43 of the best stock car drivers in the world together on the same track for the ultimate prize, the title of Daytona 500 Winner after your name. Unlike nearly every other sport where the penultimate event is at the end of the season,, Read More

2010 is shaping up to be a New Year’s Eve like no other! It’s not too late to book a trip and get in on the fun. To help you decide, LastMinuteTravel.com presents North America’s most-popular destinations for ringing in the New Year! Using our proprietary technology, we’ve collected destination data from our website, Read More

The Neptune Festival Sand Sculptures of Virginia Beach is an annual festival. The festival is 10 days long and includes sport competitions, arts and crafts,the King Neptune’s Grand Parade and the sand sculpture competition. Here is a video displaying some of the finished sculptures. For more information on the Neptune Festival Sand Sculptures of, Read More

Here are the top 10 places to celebrate the 4th of July and some of their best events: Boston: Over 200 events including Boston Harborfest and the Boston Chowderfest Cape Cod, Nantucket and Martha”s Vineyard: Nantucket”s Independence Day Celebration, Hyannis Boat Parade and Old Whaling Church Barbecue. Chicago: Navy Pier Beer Garden, Music Shell, Read More