This may be the ultimate movable feast -- and fest. An international lineup of more than 100 chefs, culinary personalities and winemakers will gather on three Hawaiian islands for the fifth Hawaii Food & Wine Festival.
The festival launches Aug. 29 on Hawaii Island before moving to Maui for festivities Sept. 4-6. Guests can then follow their noses to several venues on Oahu from Sept. 9-13.
A roster...Read more
It's official: Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Resort are now one big Utah ski resort -- at least in name and branding.
Vail Resorts Inc. announced Wednesday that the name Park City will stand for what is set to become America's biggest ski resort. The branding also means a new squiggle of a logo and a unified website.
The base area at Canyons will be called Canyons Village at Park City, providing...Read more
What would you name a Norwegian small ship? Hurtigruten, which has been sailing along the coast of Norway for the last 120 years, wants to know.
The company is asking folks to name its newest ship, which is to begin sailing in the autumn of 2016. There are two rules: It must begin with MS and must be a Norwegian word or derived from one.
It also needs to work with the current naming structure of other...Read more
The Southern Food and Beverage Museum in New Orleans’ reemerging Central City is reminiscent of a huge attic filled with things that explain a unique cuisine and culinary heritage.
There’s nothing high-tech but plenty to pick up and study, from old-time kitchen gadgets to bottles of Louisiana hot sauce.
“Food is personal and familiar, so we make things accessible,” said Liz Williams, the museum’s...Read more
Elvis Presley by the numbers: Number of films he starred in: 33. Number of No. 1 hit singles: 18. Number of Grammy Award wins: three. Number of U.S. postal stamps: Almost two.
The second Elvis Presley stamp, known officially as the Elvis Presley Commemorative Forever stamp, will roll out during Elvis Week Aug. 8-16 at his one-time home in Memphis, Tenn.
The public is invited to Graceland's lawn at...Read more