parade - Festivals, Carnivals Tickets and Holidays events around the world | Carnifest.com
Expo Shanghai, China
 
180 events matching: "parade".
   Previous  1 ... 12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  21  22 ... 23  Next
 
 
The Holly Week in Spain - Semana Santa 2019
Where: Madrid, Spain
When:  Sunday, April 14, 2019 - Saturday, April 20, 2019
 
The celebrations of the Holly Week (the week before Easter) which are held in the Catholic states get unique beauty all over Spain. Impressive religious processions move along the cities’ streets.   In the center of the procession, priests carry, out of the church, a palanquin with the statue of Virgin Mary. The statue is lightened with tens big candles that surrounded the festive palanquin.   In addition, mobile stages carry giant figures from the New Testament. The atmosphere during the Holly week days is solemnly...(read more)
 
 
 
 
Dance of the Devils in Prizzi Sicily 2019
Where: Prizzi, Italy
When:  Sunday, April 14, 2019 - Saturday, April 20, 2019
 
The little town Prizzi is located 85 km south to Palermo in Sicily near Italy. The town holds, once a year, dance of the devil ceremonies. The event preserves ancient paganic traditions from the Middle Age – the constant struggle between good and bad. The events and ceremonies are held through the "Holly Week", the week before Easter.   The main events are dance ceremonies were the town residents wear devils masks and dance in tempo that symbol evil. On Palm Sunday, in the afternoon, a rider on a horse arrives to...(read more)
 
 
 
 
Via Crucis (Helsinki) 2019
Where: Helsinki, Finland
When:  Friday, April 19, 2019 - Saturday, April 20, 2019
 
Via Crucis (The Way of the Cross) is held in Helsinki, the capital of Finland, every year on Easter. This theatrical parade is a symbol of Jesus agony on his way to the crucifixion. The parade is a sort of street theater, with the participation of more than hundred professional and amateur actors playing the agony march. The event starts in Kaisaniemi Park, moving to the House of the Estates and then to the Senate Square. The play starts 9pm.
 
 
 
 
Good Friday Procession in Rome 2019
Where: Roma, Italy
When:  Friday, April 19, 2019 - Friday, April 19, 2019
 
Once a year, Rome holds a unique impressive parade, with the participation of the POP.   The parade which takes place on Good Friday (the Friday before Easter), attracts thousands of people from all over the world.   The traditional procession is accompanied by thousands of believers who light its way with torches.   The parade stops 14 times on its way, to present the crucified march of Jesus from his death sentence to his burial.   The POP, carrying a wooden cross, holds a ceremony of short pray in every...(read more)
 
 
 
 
Good Friday processions in Malta 2019
Where: Valletta, Malta
When:  Friday, April 19, 2019 - Friday, April 19, 2019
 
Once a year, on "Good Friday", Malta holds impressive sad processions like many other Christian countries. The most impressive one is the procession which takes place in Valletta, the capital of Malta.   In this day, all restaurants, coffee houses and entertainment places are closed.   The “Good Friday” parades in Malta’s towns and villages are serious and gloomy, they express Jesus walk to his crucifixion. Glorious statues of Jesus are carried in the processions.   Among the...(read more)
 
 
 
 
Easter Week processions in Merida 2019
Where: Merida, Spain
When:  Sunday, April 21, 2019 - Sunday, April 21, 2019
 
Merida is located in west Spain. The Easter Week processions in Merida are known by their beauty and its unique atmosphere. The processions pass in front of ancient Roman monuments that are scattered over the city. The most significant parade is la borriquita (a tiny donkey) and it symbols the start of Easter fiestas over the city. The procession take place on Sunday before Easter which is known as Palm Sunday, the day that Jesus Christus enter Jerusalem. The second procession is the Vía Crucis/Via Dolorosa which moves in a...(read more)
 
 
 
 
Easter Sunday in Malta 2019
Where: Valletta, Malta
When:  Sunday, April 21, 2019 - Sunday, April 21, 2019
 
Easter Sunday marks Christ risen from Dead. It is an important Christian holiday in Malta. Religious processions were statues of Jesus who rised from the dead are carried. In addition to the adults who march with religious motives, Malta’s children carry Figolla, the traditional Easter pastry.   Figolla supposed to get the statue blessing and forward it to the children. The holiday joy in Malta combines the religious Easter with the folklore joy about the end of the winter and the start of spring.   Malta - Online...(read more)
 
 
 
 
Explosion of the Cart 2019 - Scoppio del Carro 2019
Where: Florence, Italy
When:  Sunday, April 21, 2019 - Sunday, April 21, 2019
 
The Explosion of the Cart parade (in Italian Scoppio del Carro) is held, in Florence, every year on the Easter Sunday. This is a traditional folklore event in which the city residents set on fire pyrotechnic staff. Fireworks and detonators are carried in an ancient wagon of more than 500 years.   The wagon that is 10 meters high is dragged by a white bull decorated with flowers. The wagon moves through the city streets in a course that starts in Porta al Prato and ends in Piazza del Duomo.   The wagon is accompanied by a...(read more)
 
 
 
   Previous  1 ... 12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  21  22 ... 23  Next
 
 
Our website uses cookies in order to give you a better user experience, by continuing to use our website, you agree to the use of cookies as described in our cookies policy.