Tuesday, January 28, 2014

EVENTS AROUND THE WORLD


S.No
EVENT
PLACE
DATE
DETAILS
 1
 Cheese Rolling
 Stilton, UK
 May 6
 Rolling a wheel of cheese down the road as fast as possible. 
2
Clown Festival
Svendborg, Denmark
May 15-20
Clowns from all over the world come here.
3
Feast of the snake catchers
Cocullo, Italy
May 1
Locals drape the statue of saint Domenico with live reptiles.
4
Gypsies Pilgrimage
Saintes Maries de la Mer, France
May 24
Thousands gather to worship their saint Sara, the Black.
5
Trumpet Festival
Guca, Serbia
Aug 5-11
Brass Bands from all over the world march and play day and night
6
Canal Festival
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Aug 16-25
Classical music festival
7
Gracia  Street Festival
Barcelona, Spain
Aug 15-21
Dazzingly decorated street. Prize for best decorated street.
8
Fjordsteam
Bergan, Norway
Aug 1-4
Vintage gems like fire engines,steam trains , vessels on display
9
Aarhus Festival
Aarhus, Denmark
Aug 30-Sep 8
1000 concerts, plays & children activities.
10
Chimney sweep Festival
Santa Marcia Maggiore, Italy
Aug 30- Sep 2
1200 chimney sweep from all over the world gather in vigezzo valley.
11
Jane Austen Festival
Bath, UK
Sep 13-21
Girls dressed in 18th century costumes celebrating the famous english writer.
12
Queen Elisabeth Festival
Hradee Kralove, Czech Republic
Sep 6-7
Czech Town returns to the middle ages medieval fair,conjurers, jugglers
13
Krakelingen Festival
Gerardsbergen, Belgium
Feb 23
Councillors throw ring shaped breads into the crowd containing a ticket for jewel.
14
St Agatha Feast
Catania, Italy
Feb 3-5
One million people gather to celebrate St Agatha.
15
Mimosa Festival
Mandelieu-La Napoule, France
Feb 14-23
!2 tonne of bright red mimosa flowers fill the streets. 
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