Music, art and culture (see events page for details)
- Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn.
- Burning Man gathering in northwest Nevada.
- Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif.
- Comic-Con in San Diego.
- Electric Daisy Carnival festival in Las Vegas.
- Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago.
- South by Southwest (SXSW) music, film and interactive festival in Austin, Texas.
- Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah.
- Party at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles.