Do you frequently search “fairs and festivals near me”? You might be getting bored at home, so you think it's better to enjoy some local fairs and festivals than sitting on your couch and binge-watching Netflix.

Well, there are 3 easy ways to determine which events are going on around you. Read on to know about them.


Are you a frequent Facebook user? What do you use it for, mostly for posting pictures, socialising with your friends and many more things? But have you ever thought of using it as an event listing app? You might not have because most of the Facebook users don't know that there is a feature in it to get the information of any local and international event. Surprised?

  • Open the Facebook application on your smartphone,
  • Click on the three dots on the right top corner of your screen,
  • Scroll down till you find a section named 'events'.

That's where you'll find all the events that are going to take place in your locality and globally. Facebook has also given a filter feature to make it easy for you to find your desired event.

Event Listing Sites

Do you know that there are websites that are specialised in providing information about events all over the world? Whether you want to know about festivals in Alabama or festivals in Kentucky, these websites make it easy to find your desired festivals and fairs. Moreover, using them, you can also book the tickets for the events very easily.

This will not have to wait in the long waiting line at the ticket counter to buy the tickets. Search websites are very easy to operate and even a 13-year-old kid can book a ticket for a fair using them. And the best part is the information on these websites are continuously being updated.

Local Newspapers

Local newspapers are another amazing way to determine the information about your local fairs and festivals. But where will you find this information exactly in a newspaper? There is a specific classified advertisement section in every local newspaper. Look for that section, and you'll find different ads of different festivals over there.

Now all you need to do is choose which event fits your timeline, book its tickets using the event listing site and enjoy the show. This method can be really helpful if you are in a new city or country and want to discover their culture through local events. So what are you waiting for now? Go grab today's newspaper and look for the ad section right away.

Final Words

So these were some very useful methods to determine the local events or fairs and festivals near you. In the end, if you like reading this article, then make sure you share it with all your friends and acquaintances who are getting bored at home and want to enjoy some local events.

Author's Bio: 

I am Daisy Bell and a pro-level blogger with years of experience in writing for multiple industries and also co-founder of I have extensive knowledge of Food, Fitness, Healthcare, business, fashion, and many other popular niches. I have post-graduated in arts and have a keen interest in traveling.