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Bon Voyage, USA holiday specialists, are hosting a special 'American Holiday Weekend' in Portsmouth the 19–21 April 2013.

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Whitewater trips down the Chattahoochee River, on a course almost two miles long billed as the "Longest Urban Whitewater Course in the World", will start Memorial Weekend, 25–27 May, months earlier than the previous announced date of mid-August.

Whitewater Rafting in Phenix City Alabama

Early bird weekend passes for C2C: Country to Country 2014 available at 2013 prices for a limited period…

This weekend is all about Country-to-Country at the O2 in London!

Country-to-Country, C2C, at The O2 in London

Much more that just a music festival it's a celebration of country music, style and culture, and will see the O2 transformed into a mini Nashville…

Gretchen Peters, Grammy nominated singer-songwriter from Nashville is on tour in the UK this week!

Hailed by many as one of Nashville's best contemporary songwriters, Gretchen Peters is performing from her 8th album – her most successful album to date! Read more for tour dates and venues.

Carrie Underwood: The Blown Away Tour Exhibition is opening 5th June at the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum in Nashville, Tennessee

The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will explore superstar Carrie Underwood's critically acclaimed world tour with the exhibition Carrie Underwood: The Blown Away Tour, which opens 5th June 2013 and runs through until 10th November.

Hangout Music Fest 2013, in Gulf Shores Alabama, announces top lineup and tickets go on sale…


The fourth annual Hangout Music Fest will take place 17–19 May 2013. The three-day festival on the beach along Gulf Shores in Alabama, will feature Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers and the Kings of Leon as the top acts.

Deep South USA are now on Twitter! Follow us here…

At the end of last year a talented writer named Julia Hammond battled her way to win the Daily Mail Travel Writing Competition and the prize of a press trip to the Deep South of America, with the write-up of her trip featured in the Daily Mail in January. You can read her story here…

London Olympics Gold medallist Mo Farah will run at the Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Half Marathon this February!

The New Orleans Half Marathon is on Sunday 24th February 2013, and lands 12 days after Louisiana's Mardi Gras celebrations. The marathon will start downtown on Poydras Street. With the fast and flat course below sea loevel, contestants will relish the sights along the beautiful St. Charles Avenue, running out and back before touring the historical French Quarter, iconic City Park and Esplanade Avenue. The participants will finish at Roosevelt Mall behind the New Orleans Museum of Art.


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