Events in March 2009Nalynn Dolan Caine ▼ |
Oakland, California, USA
March 7, 2009
Jack London Square in Oakland, California, is the host of annual 7 hours long Crab Crawl event which will take place from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. As the name implies, the festival is dedicated to crabs and those who love seafood.
Do you know that the most colorful crab in the world is the Sally Lightfoot Crab that has red, orange, yellow and white colours? Maybe you also didn't know that crab's teeth are in its stomach and that after losing its claw, a crab can grow it back. The later is good to know in the case they have good memory, too.
Visitors will be able to buy fresh, live crab directly off a crab fishing boat, taste other seafood specialties, enjoy in live music and entertainment, and shop arts and crafts. Be a part of crab cooking demonstrations and crab races, and enjoy in live band performances.
Abu Dhabi, UAE
March 12 - 14, 2009
The Abu Dhabi Yacht Show (ADYS) aims to be one of the world's most exclusive and luxurious Super Yachting event. It is organised by Informa Yacht Group, the owner of the prestigious Monaco Yacht Show and exclusive Superyacht Cup Series.
The show, which will run at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center and its new marina facilities from March 12-14, has attracted more than 80 exhibitors from 21 countries and features 18 of the world’s largest super yachts ranging from 25 metres to 88 metres in length. From 30m Azimuth to 50m Benetti to beautiful 88.5m Lauren, some of the largest and finest Superyachts, Megayachts and Gigayachts in the world are on show for the very first time in the capital city of the UAE, Abu Dhabi.
For the last day of the show organizers prepare the Abu Dhabi Yacht Show Closing Ceremony, a spectacular conclusion of this luxury event.
March 18 - 22, 2009
In the month when nature starts to wake, visit Toronto Flower & Garden Festival, Canada's largest and most prestigious flower and garden festival. The festival will take place from March 18 to 22 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto, Canada. Enjoy the 25,000 square metres of the ideas of the Canada's best landscape designers, so if you can't take spring out of your head the excape is maybe gardening.
Toronto Flower & Garden Festival offers more than 200 hours of gardening demonstrations and talks with international and national experts. So, there is a big chance that you will learn something and leave the festival with a pain in your back. Sounds funny.
At the festival you will also find the latest exciting gardening gadgets and everything for outdoor living, from furniture to fire pits. The beginning of this year's spring cannot be more interesting.
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
March 27 - 29, 2009
More news about the latest exciting gadgets you can find if you visit DigitalLife Expo in Sandton Convention Centre in northern Johannesburg, Southern Africa from March 27 to 29.
DigitalLife Expo is South Africa's first and the only digital lifestyle expo that offers the best from the latest digital technology on one place. The expo covers computers, digital music, gaming, imaging, broadband, home intertainment, cellphones...
How today's electronic and technology progress galloping and each manual is as fat as a book, visit 45 minutes hands-on workshops to hear some practical advices on using digital technologies. Also visit other attraction such as Digital Retail Store, the Car Zone, Mobile & Personal Technology Pavilion and many more. One lucky visitor will win a valuable prize in the shape of the latest exciting gadget. ■