10 for the Road
You can plan now to attend these weekend events, occurring within a few weeks and within a day's drive of Philadelphia.
1. Train Time. Wenham, Mass. Through Feb. 20. Railroad artifacts, memorabilia, large-scale models, antique toys, and rare model trains will be on display. 978-468-2377; www.wenhammuseum.org.
2. 7th Annual Pies on Parade. Rockland, Maine. Jan. 23. Take the Inn-to-Inn Tour to sample 45 types of pies at restaurants and inns, and take home recipes. 207-846-6331; www.historicinnsofrockland.com/pies.aspx.
3. 6th Annual Paintball Biathlon. Chittenden, Vt. Jan. 22-23. Join more than 300 participants in a combined sport of target shooting with paintball markers and Nordic skiing. 802-483-6089; www.mountaintopinn.com.
4. 29th Annual Northeast RV and Camping Show. Hartford, Conn. Jan. 21-23. See and buy the latest in recreational vehicles, travel trailers, pop-up campers, and camping supplies from about two dozen dealers. 860-529-2123; www.ctrvshow.com.
5. Winter Wonder Barrel Tasting. Oak Grove, Va. Jan. 22. Visit the Ingleside Vineyards for a wine-tasting experience. Enjoy red wines with a tour of the vineyard, live music, and light fare. 804-224-8687; www.inglesidevineyards.com.
6. Jewish Film Festival. New York City.
Jan. 12-27. Celebrate the 20th anniversary of New York's showcase for world cinema exploring the Jewish experience. Watch documentaries, narrative features, short films, and other award-winning films. 212-423-3200; www.thejewishmuseum.org/nyjff.
7. Mid-America Boat and Fishing Show. Cleveland, Ohio. Jan. 14-23. Powerboats, sailboats, and personal watercraft will be open for boarding. Entertainment, fishing professionals, and prizes. 216-676-6000; www.clevelandboatshow.com.
8. Military Salute Weekend. Bartlett, N.H. Jan. 22-23. The U.S. Air Force Band of Liberty will have two military bands performing at Attitash Ski Resort. Also, a Flag Parade and Color Guard ceremony and a fun race between military branches. 1-877-677-7669; www.attitash.com.
9. Favorite Things Holiday Show. Newport, R.I. Through Jan. 29. Featuring works from 25 artists, including paintings, jewelry, pottery, and furniture. 401-699-2276; www.isherwoodgallery.com.
10. West Virginia Hunting and Fishing Show. Charleston, W.Va. Jan. 21-23. More than 240 vendors and exhibitors will represent hunting, fishing, wildlife, and conservation organizations. Also, an auction and deer trophy official scoring. 304-768-9999; www.wvtrophyhunters.com.