June Festivals

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Festivals in June

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24 Hours of Le Mans

24 Hours of Le Mans

Known as the Grand Prix of Endurance and Efficiency, the 24 Hours of Le Mans is the world's oldest and most prestigious motor sport endurance ...
Europe France Le Mans Motor Sports Events Sporting Events June
Africa Oye

Africa Oye

Liverpool's Africa Oye has become the UK's largest free celebration of African music and culture. What started out in 1992 as a series of small ...
Europe England Liverpool African Music and Dance Festivals Multicultural Festivals World Music Festivals June
Amsterdam Open Air Weekender

Amsterdam Open Air Weekender

Pack your tent and make your way to Amsterdam this June for one of EDMs biggies; the Amsterdam Open Air Weekender. Revellers can expect two ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam Electronic Dance Music Festivals June
Antwerp Summer Festival

Antwerp Summer Festival

For two and a half months kicking off in in mid-June, all of Antwerp becomes a playground. Entertainment ranges from music and dance to circus ...
Europe Belgium Antwerp Summer Festivals Performing Arts Festivals June
Art Basel

Art Basel

Since 1970 the Swiss city of Basel has staged one of the world's premier Modern and contemporary art shows, Art Basel. What can the visitor ...
Europe Switzerland Basel Art Festivals June
Aspen Ideas Festival

Aspen Ideas Festival

The Aspen Ideas Festival is America's premier public event for leaders from around the globe and across many disciplines to engage in deep and inquisitive ...
North America United States Colorado Aspen, CO Ideas Festivals June
Athens and Epidaurus Festival

Athens and Epidaurus Festival

Many of Athen's most spectacular theatres provide the backdrop for one of Europe's most anticipated annual cultural events, the Athens and Epidaurus Festival. Each year ...
Europe Greece Athens Cultural Festivals Performing Arts Festivals June
Baby Jumping Festival (El Colacho)

Baby Jumping Festival (El Colacho)

Ever harboured a secret desire to jump a baby? Then fear not, for you are not alone. In the Spanish village of Castrillo de Murcia ...
Europe Spain Burgos Bizarre Festivals Religious Events June
Beiteddine Festival

Beiteddine Festival

Set in a magnificent 200 year old palace in the Chouf Mountains of Lebanon, the annual Beiteddine Festival takes place annually during the summer months ...
Middle East Lebanon Beit ed-Dine Popular Music Festivals World Music Festivals June
Bergenfest

Bergenfest

From rock to pop, blues to folk, electronica to hip hop, whatever your taste in tunes, Bergenfest is more than likely to deliver. For five ...
Europe Norway Bergen Rock Festivals World Music Festivals June
Bled Festival

Bled Festival

Dedicated to chamber music, but in more recent years featuring a crossover to jazz and other genres, the Festival Bled brings some of the country's ...
Europe Slovenia Bled Classical Music and Opera Festivals June
Boi Bumba Folklore Festival

Boi Bumba Folklore Festival

The Bombadromo on the Brazilian Isle of Parintins comes to life in late June for three nights as the two corrals of Garantido and Caprichoso ...
South America Brazil Parintins Traditional Festivals Cultural Festivals June
Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

Join the happy throng of 80,000+ Bonnaroovians as the descend upon a 700 acre parcel of farmland in Manchester, Tennessee for four days of epic ...
North America United States Tennessee Manchester, TN Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals June
Bordeaux Wine Festival

Bordeaux Wine Festival

The bank of Bordeaux' Garonne River and her Esplanade des Quinconces provide the stunning setting for one of Europe's most celebrated wine festivals, the Bordeaux ...
Europe France Bordeaux Wine Festivals Food Festivals June
Bristol Cycling Festival

Bristol Cycling Festival

Featuring nearly 50 events over nine days, the Bristol Cycle Festival is celebration of cycling, organised by volunteers and enthusiasts from the local community. The ...
Europe England Bristol Cycling Tours and Events Family Festivals June
Calcio Storico

Calcio Storico

Steeped in almost 500 years of tradition and described loosely as a mix between football and rugby — with a good dose of bare-knuckle boxing ...
Europe Italy Florence Sporting Events Bizarre Festivals June
Chestertons Polo in the Park

Chestertons Polo in the Park

Ever fancied brushing shoulders and sipping champers with the polo set but wondered just how you'd wangle that invitation? Never fear my proletariat friend for ...
Europe England London Sporting Events June
Chicago Blues Festival

Chicago Blues Festival

Attracting Chicagoans to watch blues has never been a hard sell. Blues and the windy city are like lips and teeth. Come June, Petrillo Music ...
North America United States Illinois Chicago, IL Blues Festivals June
Combine Demolition Derby

Combine Demolition Derby

The small Washington wheat farming community of Lind does something silly over a weekend each June. Rather than consigning their ageing combines to the scrapheap, ...
North America United States Washington Lind, WA Bizarre Festivals Community Festivals June
Copenhagen Photo Festival

Copenhagen Photo Festival

The Copenhagen Photo Festival is a 10-day celebration of photographic art scattered across venues in the Danish capital from galleries and museums to urban spaces, ...
Europe Denmark Copenhagen Photography Festivals Art Festivals June
Crop Over Festival

Crop Over Festival

The friendly Caribbean isle of Barbados puts on its party shoes in June and doesn't take 'em off again until the first Monday in August ...
Caribbean Barbados Bridgetown Street Parties Harvest Festivals June
Crystal Palace Overground Festival

Crystal Palace Overground Festival

The Crystal Palace Overground Festival is a free, family-friendly, four-day festival taking place in the Upper Norwood Triangle and Westow Park. The festival features wonderful ...
Europe England London Family Festivals June
Donauinselfest

Donauinselfest

Vienna's Donauinselfest looks at the word massive and laughs at it. It's a hearty chuckle. Colossal gets a sneer and huge doesn't even warrant a ...
Europe Austria Vienna Rock Festivals Popular Music Festivals June
Download Festival

Download Festival

For serious hard rock and metal fans the name Donington Park is synonymous with Download. Over three days each June, the Leicestershire venue becomes heavy ...
Europe England Castle Donington Heavy Metal Festivals Punk Festivals Rock Festivals June
Electric Daisy Carnival (Las Vegas)

Electric Daisy Carnival (Las Vegas)

Better double knot those sneakers boys and girls, this thing's gonna be big. I'm talking the Electric Daisy Carnival, Vegas edition — a mid-summer, three-day ...
North America United States Nevada Las Vegas, NV Electronic Dance Music Festivals June
Electric Forest

Electric Forest

Get in touch with your inner hippy and dance amidst the trees this summer at Michigan's Electric Forest. For four days each June, Rothbury's Double ...
North America United States Michigan Rothbury, MI Electronic Dance Music Festivals June
FallCon

FallCon

If you find yourself at a loose end near the Samara region of Russia come June, why not join a quarter of a million revellers ...
North America Canada Calgary June
Fes Festival of World Sacred Music

Fes Festival of World Sacred Music

More than a quarter of million visitors flock to Morocco's intellectual capital, Fes for the country's most culturally-significant event, the Festival of World Sacred Music. ...
Africa Morocco Fez World Music Festivals Traditional Festivals June
Festival de Marseille

Festival de Marseille

The Festival de Marseille is a multi-disciplinary artistic event celebrating major contemporary creations, new disciplines and dialogue between artists and the public. Since 1996, dance ...
Europe France Marseille Dance Festivals Performing Arts Festivals June
Firefly Music Festival

Firefly Music Festival

Over four fab days each June, Firefly Music Festival piles on a plethora of unforgettable rock and indie performances and engaging attractions in a wonderfully ...
North America United States Delaware Dover, DE Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals June
Forbidden Fruit

Forbidden Fruit

Set on the grounds of the Irish Museum of Modern Art in the centre of Dublin City, Forbidden Fruit is a relative noob on the ...
Europe Ireland Dublin Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals June
Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts

Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts

Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts — or simply Glasto to its friends — is a multi-headed behemoth of an event, a legendary hippie gathering ...
Europe England Pilton Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals Performing Arts Festivals June
Great Tennessee Air Show

Great Tennessee Air Show

Aviation enthusiasts turn their attention to the skies above Smyrna, Tennessee every alternate July for the Great Tennessee Air Show. Featuring top military and civilian ...
North America United States Tennessee Smyrna, TN Air Shows Family Festivals June
Greenfield Festival

Greenfield Festival

Like your rock heavy with more than a tinge of metal? Well pack your tent my head banging friend and head for the hills — ...
Europe Switzerland Interlaken Heavy Metal Festivals Punk Festivals Rock Festivals June
Greenwich and Docklands International Festival

Greenwich and Docklands International Festival

Join nigh on 100,000 visitors at the Greenwich and Docklands International Festival, the capital's leading festival of free outdoor performing arts, an annual nine-day celebration ...
Europe England London Performing Arts Festivals Dance Festivals June
Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Human Rights Watch is one of the world's leading independent organisations dedicated to defending and protecting human rights. Through the Human Rights Watch Film Festival ...
North America United States New York New York City, NY Film Festivals June
Hurricane Festival

Hurricane Festival

With a history as turbulent as its name, Hurricane first graced the stage as Es rockt in der Heide in 1973. In 1977 as the ...
Europe Germany Bremen Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals June
Isle of Wight Festival

Isle of Wight Festival

The Isle of Wight Festival has a distant history as infamous and colourful as any music festival still doing the rounds. Originally held for the ...
Europe England Isle of Wight Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals June
Jazz Fest Vienna

Jazz Fest Vienna

Vienna's reputation as a centre for musical excellence is certainly enhanced by its annual jazz festival. Since 1991, Jazz Fest Vienna has been attracting some ...
Europe Austria Vienna Jazz Festivals June
Jesterval

Jesterval

The laughs start in early June and they don't stop for nine days at the north east's premier comedy festival, Jesterval. With a line-up designed ...
Europe England Newcastle Upon Tyne Comedy Festivals June
Kailash Saga Dawa Festival

Kailash Saga Dawa Festival

The Saga Dawa Festival commemorates the birth, enlightenment and death of Buddha Sakyamuni. Pilgrims flock to Mount Kailash to replace the Tarboche flagpole, a huge ...
Asia Tibet Lhasa Religious Events Cultural Festivals June
Kirkpinar Oil Wrestling Festival

Kirkpinar Oil Wrestling Festival

Every summer since 1640 the city of Edirne plays host to an age old Turkish tradition — Kirkpinar Oil Wrestling. Barefoot and stripped to the ...
Europe Turkey Edirne Sporting Events Traditional Festivals June
London Festival of Architecture

London Festival of Architecture

The London Festival of Architecture is a month-long city-wide celebration of architectural experimentation, thinking, learning and practice featuring debates, exhibitions, film screenings, walks, cycle rides, ...
Europe England London Design Festivals June
Lungo Il Tevere

Lungo Il Tevere

The banks of the Tiber (Tevere in Italian) around Isola Tiberina spring to life from mid June through early September during the annual Lungo Il ...
Europe Italy Rome Community Festivals Art Festivals June
Malta Festival (Poznań)

Malta Festival (Poznań)

The always eagerly-awaited, Malta Festival has filled Poznan's streets, squares, courtyards and the shores of Lake Malta, with a wonderfully varied programme of theatre, music, ...
Europe Poland Poznan Performing Arts Festivals Dance Festivals June
Manchester Day Parade

Manchester Day Parade

Conceived with the ambition of celebrating the creativity and diversity synonymous with Manchester, today the Manchester Day Parade attracts more than 50,000 proud Mancunians to ...
Europe England Manchester Street Parades Community Festivals June
Mariachi USA

Mariachi USA

Pack your poncho amigo and make for LA's iconic Hollywood Bowl for Mariachi USA, the world's premier Mariachi festival. Held annually each June, Mariachi USA ...
North America United States California Los Angeles, CA Multicultural Festivals Folk and Folk Music Festivals June
Montreal International Jazz Festival

Montreal International Jazz Festival

The Montreal International Jazz Festival has been synonymous with a passion for great music for more than three decades. For ten days in late June ...
North America Canada Montreal Jazz Festivals June
Moscow International Film Festival

Moscow International Film Festival

With a history dating back to 1935, the Moscow International Film Festival is among the oldest film festivals still being held today. The festival has ...
Europe Russia Moscow Film Festivals Short Film Festivals June
Newport Flower Show

Newport Flower Show

Rosecliff is one of Newport's most spectacular mansions and home to the annual, Newport Flower Show. For three days each June, Rosecliff's manicured grounds welcome ...
North America United States Rhode Island Newport, RI Flower Shows June
Oerol Festival

Oerol Festival

Since its inception in 1982, the Oerol Festival has grown to become a ground-breaking performing arts phenomenon. For ten days each June, the Waden Sea ...
Europe Netherlands Terschelling Performing Arts Festivals Dance Festivals June
One Design Week

One Design Week

Since 2009, Sofia Design Week has served as a platform to stimulates and support the development of design professionals in Bulgaria. It features a professional ...
Europe Bulgaria Sofia Design Festivals June
Opera Square Festival

Opera Square Festival

Frankfurt's magnificent Opera House provides the stunning backdrop for the annual Opera Square Festival, a celebration of the culinary delights of the region. A diverse ...
Europe Germany Frankfurt Food Festivals Classical Music and Opera Festivals Jazz Festivals June
Paris Air Show

Paris Air Show

Established way back in 1909 — a mere six years after Orville and Wilbur Wright briefly took to the skies over Kitty Hawk — the ...
Europe France Paris Air Shows Family Festivals June
Pinkpop

Pinkpop

Join lovers of pop and rock for a three-day smorgasbord of world-class musical entertainment at Pinkpop — the oldest and longest running annual festival dedicated ...
Europe Netherlands Landgraaf Popular Music Festivals Rock Festivals June
Rock-A-Field

Rock-A-Field

For three days in June, the world of rock and indie music turns its focus to Luxembourg for their annual, Rock-A-Field Festival. Local talent plays ...
Europe Luxembourg Luxembourg City Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals June
Rockwave Festival

Rockwave Festival

Now into its third decade, Rockwave is an Athens institution serving up the cream of Greek and international metal, rock, pop and indie since 1996. ...
Europe Greece Athens Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals June
Roskilde Festival

Roskilde Festival

One of the big six European music festivals, Roskilde's been doing its rock thing in late June and early July for tens of thousands of ...
Europe Denmark Roskilde Rock Festivals June
Royal Ascot

Royal Ascot

Grab some friends, dress to the nines and head for Ascot Racecourse for the premier event on the British flat-racing calendar, Royal Ascot. Over a ...
Europe England Ascot Horse Racing Events Sporting Events June
Savor Craft Beer Festival

Savor Craft Beer Festival

If you're of the opinion that beer and takeaway pizza are the perfect pairing, you need some schooling my uncultured fiend. And what better place ...
North America United States Washington, DC Craft Beer Festivals Beer Festivals June
Sheffield DocFest

Sheffield DocFest

Since its inception in 1994 — when it was no more than a handful of screenings, two masterclasses, and a party — Sheffield Doc/Fest has ...
Europe England Sheffield Film Festivals June
Sonar

Sonar

Sonar is Barcelona's internationally renowned three-day festival of advanced music and new media art. Its first class reputation as a leading reference for international festivals ...
Europe Spain Barcelona Electronic Dance Music Festivals June
Summer X Games

Summer X Games

Don't ask me how, they just do. Fans of extreme sport, from BMX to boarding, stream to Austin, TX for the Olympics of extreme, the ...
North America United States Texas Austin, TX Extreme Sports Events Sporting Events June
Sumol Summer Fest

Sumol Summer Fest

Take in the sun, the surf and that Reggae vibe at one of Europe's most charismatic summer celebrations. Featuring top Reggae acts from the continent ...
Europe Portugal Ericeira Reggae Festivals Summer Festivals June
SunSplash Festival

SunSplash Festival

Billed as Turkey's biggest little festival, SunSplash Antalya is a boutique music festival that combines style, travel and serious tunes for the electronica aficionado. The ...
Europe Turkey Bodrum Electronic Dance Music Festivals June
Swamp Soccer World Cup

Swamp Soccer World Cup

In Blairmore, Scotland, teams like the "Sporting Abeergut", "Real Mudrid", "Mudchesthair United", and the "Blackbum Rovers" get down and dirty at the annual Swamp Soccer ...
Europe Scotland Dunoon Bizarre Festivals Sporting Events June
Taste of London

Taste of London

For five days each June, London's Regent Park transforms into a gourmet's Eden. Taste of London is the ultimate alfresco feast with incredible restaurants, delicious ...
Europe England London Food Festivals June
The Battle of the Wine

The Battle of the Wine

Like your wine? Fancy a food-fight? Why not mix your hobbies at Haro's infamous, la Batalla del Vino, where wine becomes the weapon of choice? ...
Europe Spain Haro Bizarre Festivals Wine Festivals June
The Championships Wimbledon

The Championships Wimbledon

For two weeks each June and July, the sporting world turns its attention to the leafy London 'burb of Wimbledon for the Championships — the ...
Europe England London Sporting Events June
The Governors Ball Music Festival

The Governors Ball Music Festival

The Governors Ball Music Festival is young but fast gaining a rep' as one the east coast's biggest summer bashes. For three days in June, ...
North America United States New York New York City, NY Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals June
United Islands of Prague

United Islands of Prague

Prague's Kampa, Střelecký and Slovanský Islands and the adjacent river banks of the Vltava play host to the annual, United Islands of Prague. For three ...
Europe Czech Republic Prague Electronic Dance Music Festivals Indie Rock Festivals World Music Festivals June
Versailles Festival

Versailles Festival

The spectacular Palace of Versailles opens it's not insignificant doors to the public for five weeks each summer, for a series of classical concerts, shows ...
Europe France Versailles Classical Music and Opera Festivals June
Vienna Jazz Festival

Vienna Jazz Festival

The Viennese musical staples of opera and classical music, take a back seat each June as jazz comes to the fore during the annual Vienna ...
Europe Austria Vienna Jazz Festivals June
Vienna Photo Book Festival

Vienna Photo Book Festival

Over a June weekend, the Anzenberger Gallery and OstLicht Galerie für Fotografie in Vienna celebrate the photo book. In a convivial atmosphere, the Vienna Photo ...
Europe Austria Vienna Photography Festivals Book Fairs June
Wacky Wine Weekend

Wacky Wine Weekend

Join thousands of wine lovers at South Africa's largest annual regional wine festival, the Wacky Wine Weekend. The Western Cape's popular wine and lifestyle festival ...
Africa South Africa Robertson Wine Festivals June
World Egg Throwing Championships

World Egg Throwing Championships

The Lincolnshire hamlet of Swaton is home to one of Britain's more eggcentric competitive gatherings; the annual World Egg Throwing Championships. Contestants scramble over distances ...
Europe England Swaton Bizarre Festivals Family Festivals June
World Naked Bike Ride (Chicago)

World Naked Bike Ride (Chicago)

You ready to take back the streets from those gas-guzzling, pollution-spouting, cars, motorbikes and trucks? Do you want to make a stand against consumerism, war ...
North America United States Illinois Chicago, IL Nude Festivals Bizarre Festivals Adults Only Festivals June
World Nettle Eating Championships

World Nettle Eating Championships

Those wacky Brits are at it again and this one's really hard to swallow. With nothing more than a little of the amber nectar for ...
Europe England Lyme Regis Bizarre Festivals June

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