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Abu Dhabi |
United Arab Emirates |
The Abu Dhabi Festival is the United Arab Emirates' foremost celebration of art and culture. For a month each year it brings together a crop...
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South Africa |
Younger in years and more intimate in size than its acclaimed cousin, AfrikaBurn shares many similarities with Burning Man and inevitably draws comparison. For a...
St. Francisville, LA |
If you find yourself at a loose end in Louisiana come April, it may sound strange but you could do worse than go to prison....
What began in 1847 as a regional cattle market and later became a popular revolt against foreign culture and habit, has now grown into southern...
New York, NY |
Music - Folk
They hang a little looser over the bridge in Brooklyn. For three days this Spring, head for heavenly St. Ann's Church in Brooklyn Heights and...
Byron Bay, NSW |
Music - Blues
If you're in Australia around Easter and eager for a little authentic blues and roots music, head east my friend, as far east as you...
Los Angeles, CA |
Music - Rock
Each April the Empire Polo Fields in Indio, California plays host to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (Coachella to its friends), a three...
Pescetarians rejoice! Over 11 days each April the Portugal Pavilion in Lisbon's Nations' Park hosts Lisbon Fish and Flavours (Peixe em Lisboa). A seafood gourmet...
Sport - Equestrian
Arguably the most anticipated horse race in the world, the Grand National at Liverpool's Aintree Racecourse attracts racing fans and revellers from near and far,...
San Francisco, CA |
Come join thousands of aficionados of the offbeat at the annual How Weird Street Faire — a play on the name Howard Street apparently, where...
Pentecost Island |
Pentecost Island in the French speaking, Pacific islands of Vanuatu is home to one of the world's most bizarre and dangerous rituals. In what can...
Crazy for caffeine? Have we got the fest for you. Run in conjunction with London Coffee Week, the London Coffee Festival celebrates London's bustling and...
Sport - Endurance
As one of the six World Marathon Majors, the London Marathon has been attracting a world-class field of distance athletes for over three decades.
Music - Traditional
The annual Maitisong Festival is the largest performing arts festival in Botswana, a great showcase for both established and up and coming local talent and...
Mammoth, CA |
Join the brave and the stupid and the bravely stupid at the annual Mammoth Mountain Pond Skim. Costume clad competitors — from sumos to mariachis...
All Areas |
During Songkran, Thailand's celebration of the Buddhist new year, locals and tourists alike prepare to get wet. Pump action water pistols are the weapon of...
Los Angeles, CA |
Music - Country
Coachella's country cousin, Stagecoach hoots 'n' hollers it's way into Indio, California come late April. The highest grossing country music festival in the whole dang...
New York, NY |
Believed to have been conceived by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal and Craig Hatkoff following the tragic events of September 11 in lower Manhattan, and...
Part Italian snack, part theatre! Think boy band dance moves mixed with gymnastics floor routines and to that add a generous dose of fun and...
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