The road trip is a proud American tradition, like the Super Bowl and funnel cake eating competitions. And, while SXSW is wrapping up, there’s still plenty of time in 2014 to discover the sights, celebrations, and marquee events of this great country. To help you curate your vacation days, we’ve put together a list of road trips that will make the idea of air travel nauseating. From spectacular stretches of roadway to insanely turnt festivals, this is a blueprint for making the most of your time off. Check the tire pressure and top off the tank on your mom’s van as we explore 10 Awesome Road Trips to Take After SXSW.

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