March 1, 2024

March 2024 News

Katie and Gene Hamilton

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Sunday, March 10 Daylight Savings time begins. Remember to “Spring ahead” and set your clocks one hour ahead.

Sunday, March 17 is St. Patrick’s Day for any and all Irish to celebrate.

Tuesday, March 19 is the Equinox, a time when the sun is directly above the equator, and the amount of daylight and darkness are roughly equal around the world. The word equinox comes from the Latin words “aequus” (equal) and “nox” (night). 

Saturday, March 23-26 National Cherry Blossom Festival, Washington D.C. If you’re attending learn more about Washington D. C. here: Discover Washington D. C., visit the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum and Crossword puzzle: Washington D.C.

Monday, March 25 is the full moon in March and called the Worm Moon by the Old Farmer’s Almanac. The name comes from the worm trails that appear in the newly thawed ground when the soil begins to warm. The trails may also indicate that birds are coming to the ground to feed, which is generally considered a sign of spring. 

Sunday, March 31 is Easter.

Bird Festivals in MARCH

March 8-10 Monte Vista Crane Festival Monte Vista CO

Boat Shows in MARCH

March 14-15 Novi Boat Show Suburban Collection Showplace

March 14-15  Northwest Sportshow Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN

March 21-24  Palm Beach International Boat Show

West Palm Beach FL

RV and Travel Shows in MARCH

March 9-10  Atlanta Travel Show  Cobb Galleria Centre

March 16-17  Bay Area Travel Show Santa Clara Convention Center

March 23-24  Dallas Travel Show  Dallas Market Hall


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