SLIDESHOW: America's wackiest summer events [SLIDESHOW SIDEBAR]

Quirky summer shindigs honor the unusual, from mosquito fests to celebrations of "Slugburgers," bagels and bats. Click here to check out our slideshow featuring's Top 10 Wackiest Summer Events.

The top 10 wackiest summer events are:

  1. The Great Texas Mosquito Festival in Clute, Texas
  2. Slugburger Festival in Corinth, Mississippi
  3. World Chicken Festival in London, Kentucky
  4. Humungus Fungus Festival in Crystal Falls, Michigan
  5. Wausau Possum Festival in Wausau, Florida
  6. Batfest in Austin, Texas
  7. Hollerin' Contest in Spivey's Corner, North Carolina
  8. Cream Cheese Festival in Lowville, New York
  9. Hope Watermelon Festival in Hope, Arkansas
  10. Mattoon Bagelfest in Mattoon, Illinois