traditional events - Festivals, Carnivals Tickets and Holidays events around the world |
Happy St. Patrick's Day
412 events matching: "traditional events".
   Previous  1 ... 8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18 ... 52  Next
Coopers Hill Cheese Rolling 2018
Where: Gloucester, United Kingdom
When:  Monday, May 28, 2018 - Monday, May 28, 2018
Every year, in the last Monday of May, a very extraordinary event takes place. The event that is held in the nature reserve Coopers Hill near Birdlip in Gloucestershire region (south west England), attracts thousands of local spectators as well as tourists. Due to the mass of expected guests it is recommended to book a room in advance. The competition preserved an ancient tradition that according to the experts' estimation goes as far as the Pre Roman times. Hundreds of youngsters gather on the top hill for a chase after a cheese rolling...(read more)
Waisak Festival at Borobudur 2018
Where: Semarang, Indonesia
When:  Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Borobudur temple in Java Indonesia, which is known as the biggest Buddhist temple in the world was recognized by UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, as a World Heritage Site. Every year, in the first full moon evening of May, thousand of Buddhist monks celebrate in the antique, unique ten thousands year's old temple, the birth, the illumination and the death of Buddha. For the visitor who intends to take part in the event it is recommended to make arrangements for his lodging and the drive, in...(read more)
Corpus Christi In La Orotava Tenerife 2018
Where: La Orotava, Spain
When:  Thursday, May 31, 2018 - Thursday, May 31, 2018
Corpus Christi, the Catholic holiday in honor of the ''holy beard'', is celebrated on Thursday after Trinity Sunday. All over Tenerife, it is celebrated in folklore music and parades. The most beautiful fiesta can be seen in La Orotava. On the holiday, the city streets and squares are closed to traffic. Instead, it is covered with colorful carpets made of various kinds of flowers mixed with colored sand that was brought from the near hills. Due to the numerous visitors during the festival day and the high demand for...(read more)
The Dancing Egg in Barcelona - L'ou com Balla 2018
Where: Barcelona, Spain
When:  Thursday, May 31, 2018 - Sunday, June 3, 2018
The dancing egg (L'Ou Com Balla) events started in 1637. They preserve the local traditional catholic customs of the Corpus Christi fiestas. In the holiday days, egg shells are put on the water streams of the fountains of the city.   The fountains are decorated with flowers and the egg shells are flying over the water for the great joy of the visitors. The main celebrations take place in Barcelona's cathedral, in Ateneu Barcelonès, in Casa de l'Ardiaca, in the Gothic quarter and other places over the...(read more)
Lincoln Park Greek Fest in Chicago 2018
Where: Chicago, United States
When:  Friday, June 1, 2018 - Sunday, June 3, 2018 - Estimated date !
The Greek Festival that is held in Lincoln Park, Chicago, is a fiesta of Greek culture and tradition.   During the festival’s days the visitors can enjoy Greek live music, authentic Greek food, lot of activities for children, art and handmade crafts stands, and more.   The festival's program, venue, lineup show time / schedule of events, how to get, parking etc, is present in the festival's link website below, under "Event Related Information" section. Reserve now your hotel in Chicago and...(read more)
Big Greek Festival in Randolph NJ 2018
Where: Randolph, United States
When:  Friday, June 1, 2018 - Sunday, June 3, 2018
Big Greek Festival is held in Randolph NJ. The events that are held at the initiative of the Greek immigrant community attract every year crowd of thousands, locals and guests.   The main course of the festival is to preserve the tradition, unity, Greek culture and customs of the Greek community of the city.   Among the festival’s events that most of it is food fiesta, Greek music and dance, the visitors can enjoy:  Live shows of Greek music Traditional home made Greek food Children activities Tastes of...(read more)
Baby Jumping Colacho Festival 2018
Where: Castrillo de Murcia, Spain
When:  Sunday, June 3, 2018 - Sunday, June 3, 2018
Once a year, since the 17th century, in May - June (celebrated the following Sunday to The Corpus Christi) an unique event takes place. The ''El Salto del Colacho'' [the devil's jump] which is held in Castrillo de Murcia a village near Burgos, is a mix of Spanish tradition and a religious ceremony. The festival is part of the Catholic holiday Corpus Christi (a Christian feast in honor of the Holy Eucharist) in Thursday after the first day of the Trinity (In the Christian calendar, Mandy Thursday - also called Holy...(read more)
Swedish National Day 6 June (Nationaldagen) 2018
Where: Stockholm, Sweden
When:  Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Every year since 1893, Sweden celebrates its national holiday. The holiday which is celebrated on June 6th indicates two important national events. The first is the crowning of the king Gustav Vasa on June 6th 1523 and the second is the day when the Swedish constitute was agreed upon on June 6th 1809. Thousands locals and tourists attend the celebrations that take place on the open Museum, Skansen (it is recommended to make a room reservation in advance). Over the years it was known as National Flag Day but in time it became a public...(read more)
   Previous  1 ... 8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18 ... 52  Next