10 for the Road

Posted: February 24, 2013

11 for the Road

Delaware. Birds of Bellevue is 8-9:30 a.m. every two weeks on Tuesday, from March 12 to May 21, at Bellevue State Park, 720 Carr Road, Wilmington. Join volunteers and naturalists for an introduction to birding. $3. www.destateparks.com/park/bellevue/programs

Maryland. The Home, Condo and Outdoor Show is March 8-10 at the Ocean City Convention Center. March 8, noon-6 p.m.; March 9, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; and March 10, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. www.oceanpromotions.info/

Maine. Bath Blarney Days 2013 are March 11-17 at various locations around downtown Bath. It's a celebration of all things Irish with music and poetry, a Shamrock Sprint, Blarney Ball, and St. Patrick's Day parade. www.visitbath.com. Massachusetts. St. Patrick's Day Parade 2013 is March 17 in South Boston. It begins at 1 p.m. on West Broadway at Dorchester Avenue and the route is three miles long. www.southbostonparade.org

New Hampshire. Great North Woods Vintage Snowmobile Races is March 15. This is the fourth in a four-race series, where participants are encouraged to dust off that '74 single or twin fan-cooled relic sleeping in the garage. www.thegreat northwoodssnowmobilerace.com

New Jersey. Big Apple Circus presents "Legendarium" through March 17 at TD Bank Ballpark in Bridgewater. Tickets start at $25. bigapplecircus.org

New York. The Armory Show returns March 5-10 at Piers 94 and 94 (Twelfth Ave. and W. 55th Street) in Manhattan, and features 150 international art galleries showcasing works by living artists worldwide. $30; $10 for students; four-day pass is $60. armoryartsweek.com

Pennsylvania. The American Quilter's Society's AQS QuiltWeek will be March 13-16 at the Lancaster County Convention Center. The show features the debut of the "Tentmakers of Cairo" exhibition and the "Beneath the Southern Sky" collection from Australia. $14 per day, with a multiday pass available. www.padutchcountry.com/quilters

Rhode Island. St. Patrick's Day Parade 2013 in Newport is March 16. Parade begins at 11 a.m. at City Hall, 43 Broadway. Rain, snow, or shine. www.newportirish.com

Vermont. Snoe.down 2013 is March 21-24 in Killington. It's four days of music and activities at Killington Resort and Spartan Arena in Rutland. Discounted lift and lodging packages available with a festival ticket. moe.org/festivals/snoedown

Virginia. The Virginia Chocolate Festival is March 23-24 at Scope Exhibition Hall, 201 East Brambleton Ave., Norfolk. $20; $10 for children under 12. vafest.org/2013/virginia-chocolate-festival-2013

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