Presented by the Kinsmen Club of Brantford. Come on out to “Ribfest” this August at the beautiful Cockshutt Park in Brantford, Ontario. Enjoy great music, crafts, and most importantly, some of the best rib makers in North America!
MAS Carnival, Swansea - the city's ethnic diversity is celebrated by a colorful parade that passes through the city center.
Third weekend in August: Race The Train in Tywyn. Runners attempt to cover a 14 mile route through a beautiful Welsh Valley faster than a historic steam train. 2008 is the 25th running of the event.
August 9th thru September 5th: Summer Festival of Fantasy, Horror and Science Fiction - Film Forum's Son of Summer Festival. Downtown movie house revives its cinematic salute to creepy, geeky fare for the first time in 17 years. Expect a few new prints and celeb appearances, in New York City, New York
Third weekend in August: Milwaukee Irish Fest - the world's largest festival celebrating Irish music and culture, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin