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Phuket Vegetarian Festival 2018
Where: Phuket, Thailand
When:  Annually in October. (2018 TBA)
 
Every year, on the first day of the 9th lunar month (Chinese calendar, usually in October). The Vegetarian Festival is held in Phuket's island. In contrary to regular, the idea of Vegetarian Festival means otherwise in Thailand:   The start of the festival is a fast and purification period, when meat and alcohol are forbidden. The purification is made by asceticism and self torture. The nine days begin with believers' parades. The participants wear white cloths and pray to their gods for safe holiday...(read more)
 
 
 
 
San Francisco Chinese New Year Festival and Parade 2019
Where: San Francisco, United States
When:  Annually in February / March - (2019 TBA)
 
Every year, since 1860, the Chinese community in San Francisco celebrates the start of the Lunar New Year in a giant parade. The strong impression on the spectators is created by the colors, music and the numerous participants. Chinese New Year Parade and Festival More than hundred groups display ancient Chinese tradition. The parade attracts thousands of spectators who fill the streets along its course. Due to the numerous visitors during the festival days and the high demand for accommodations, it is recommended to check...(read more)
 
 
 
 
Guardia Parade Re-Enactments in Birgu
Where: Birgu, Malta
When:  Sundays, almost all year round
 
In Guardia Parade is held in Birgu that is located on north east Malta. This is a fascinating colorful event that shows historic restoration of the activity of the knights’ corps St. John that ruled on the 17th and 18th century. The parade takes place on Sundays (various dates and hours). A military parade with the participation of 60 actors dressed in authentic uniforms and carry weapons from the same period takes place. "The soldiers" recreate the way of life of the garrison (force) at St John’s Cavalier castle....(read more)
 
 
 
 
Chinese New Year Parade in New York 2019
Where: New York City, United States
When:  February 2019
 
Chinese New Year in New York is noisy and colorful as in China. This is a domestic holiday and its main principal is massive cleaning of the house. The purpose of the intensive cleaning is to purify evilness and assure good and fineness year for the home's inhabitants.   In addition to the family gathering, public celebrations are held. On the first day of the holiday, Chinatown, one of the biggest Chinese quarters in USA, has a festive atmosphere as in China.   New Year celebrations according to the ancient Chinese...(read more)
 
 
 
 
Festival of Saint Thomas (Festival de San Tomas)
Where: Chichicastenango, Guatemala
When:  Annually in the end of December
 
The market town Chichi or in its official name Chichicastenango is located in one of the beautiful mountain areas of Guatemala. Its location is 2,000 meters above sea level. Every year, in the end of December, the town holds Festival of Saint Thomas. This is a religious event that marks the holiday of the patron in a fiesta that combines manners and tradition of the Maya with the Catholic Christianity. Lots of Indians from the mountainous areas located west to Ciudad de Guatemala - Guatemala City, and lot of tourists reach the festival. The...(read more)
 
 
 
 
Foiano Carnival (Carnevale Foiano della Chiana) 2019
Where: Foiano della Chiana, Italy
When:  Annually in February/March on Sundays (2019 TBA)
 
The Foiano Carnival in Foiano della Chiana, Tuscany is known as one of the ancient carnivals in Italy. The carnival’s events take place on Sundays from mid January until mid/late February . (It is recommended to confirm the dates). The carnival that started in 1539 was aimed to welcome the New Year and create a joyful atmosphere in town. In the colorful carnival the visitors can enjoy a wonderful parade with dance groups, jugglers, bands, carnival shows performing on floats (decorated platforms), giant dolls which represent...(read more)
 
 
 
 
Limuox Carnival (Fecos - Carnaval de Limoux) 2019
Where: Limoux, France
When:  On Saturdays and Sundays in January, February and March 2019
 
Limuox Carnival (Fécos - Carnaval de Limoux) in South France is held, yearly, between January and Easter. This is a winter festival that preserves the Occitan language tradition (An ancient French dialect which was common in the sixteenth century in the area). The carnival is called Fécos as a typical dance of that period. A colorful parade takes place in the carnival. Mass of marchers in colorful cloths and masks, wind instruments bands, dancer and jugglers participate in the parade. During the two days of the...(read more)
 
 
 
 
Xanthi's Carnival
Where: Xanthi, Greece
When:  February / March.
 
Xanthi's Carnival (North Greece) is a traditional folklore fiesta that attracts, every year, thousands visitors from Greece and tourists from lot of countries.   Noisy colorful parades are held during the carnival days. Clowns, jugglers, dancers and bands walking on foot or on floats participate in the parades.   The joy atmosphere is felt on every corner of the town. Every evening, music and folklore shows take place.     Reserve now your hotel in Xanthi Attractive and lowest prices, suited for all...(read more)
 
 
 
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