For the lovers of weird head to Oulu for the Air Guitar World Championships, or Wales for a little bog snorkelling. The Boomtown Fair does its thing in Buckinghamshire whilst the balloons are ascending at the annual Bristol International Balloon Fiesta. There's Cowes Week, Edinburgh Military Tattoo, Rabac Summer Festival, the Twins Days Festival in Twinsburg, Ohio and the New France Festival in Quebec.
Festivals in September
What's on This September
September sees the European summer festivities continue with Laundry Day, Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival and Dolomitenmann. Back in the States there's Burning Man and the Bean Town Jazz Fest and a little further south in Mexico, independence day - Fiestas Patrias - goes off with a bang. Down under it's finals month for the Australian Football League and Melbourne Fringe swings into gear.
Since 1996, Terra Vibe Park on the outskirts of Athens has been playing hosts to some of rock's biggest names.
Join the highly hued festivities as Salt Lake City in Utah, USA puts its own twist on Holi's celebration of colour.