10 for the Road


Connecticut. The 34th annual Sea Music Festival in Mystic is June 6-9. Enjoy music from maritime cultures around the world, as well as from native peoples in the U.S. www.mysticseaport.org/

Delaware. Rehoboth Beach Restaurant Week is June 2-8. Restaurants will offer menus with $30 or $20 prix-fixe dinners. Some are serving special lunch menus at $10 and $15. www.downtownrehoboth.com/downtown-happenings/restaurant-week.htm

Maine. The Kennebunkport Festival is June 4-9. The dining extravaganza starts off with intimate, private dinners prepared by some of Maine's top chefs in area residences, or opt for dinner at the White Barn Inn. The festival includes art events, music, a dine-around, and more. www.kennebunkportfestival.com

Maryland. The Ann Arrundell County Historical Society will host its 23d annual Strawberry Festival on June 8 at the Benson-Hammond House, 7101 Aviation Blvd., Linthicum. The festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Folksinger Ed McDade will perform. Free admission and parking. www.aachs.org.

New Jersey. Keyport GardenWalk, June 8-9, is a free, self-guided walking/biking tour of public and private gardens in historic Keyport in northern Monmouth County along the Raritan Bay. The weekend includes free horticultural seminars. www.keyportgardenwalk.org.

New York. Taste of Syracuse showcases specialties from more than 85 restaurants, wineries, and breweries, along with entertainment on 2 different stages. www.tasteofsyracuse.com/

Pennsylvania. See an iron pour in Scranton during the town's first Industrial Arts Festival, June 7-9. The pour, "Fire at the Furnace," will be at the Scranton Iron Furnaces and will include live music, hors d'oeuvres and desserts, beverages and more! $20. The festival will be at the Iron Furnaces June 8-9. Free. www.anthracitemuseum.org/

Rhode Island. Celebrate Gaspee Days June 7-9 in Warwick with a Colonial encampment; a parade; and Sunday in the Park, which includes a picnic feast and the burning of the HMS Gaspee. www.gaspee.com/GaspeeDaysEvents.htm

Vermont. The Strolling of the Heifers, June 7-9 in downtown Brattleboro aims to connect people with healthy local food and with the farmers and producers who bring it to them. The crowd follows the heifer parade to the all-day 11-acre Live Green Expo for food, music, dance, exhibits and fun. www.strollingoftheheifers.com/

Virginia. The 37th Annual Norfolk Harborfest is June 6-9 at Town Point Park along the Downtown Norfolk Waterfront. Free. www.festevents.org/