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Each May in Aalborg, Northern Denmark tens of thousands of people fill the streets for what has become known as Northern Europe's largest Carnival parade.
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Performing Art |
Since 1965, the Aarhus Festival has been presenting its own special blend of art and culture to locals and visitors alike. For ten days over...
3 April 2016 - 30 April 2016
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...
22 February 2016
Abu Simbel |
Ramesses the Great, the third pharaoh of the Nineteenth Dynasty of Egypt constructed his temple at Abu Simbel so that the internal chamber would be...
Adelaide, SA |
For more than half a century Adelaide Festival has been delighting audiences with a world-class mix of inspiring, challenging and entertaining artists and performers. With...
Glens Falls, NY |
Take in the colour, the majesty and the spectacle of the Adirondack Balloon Festival, the oldest and largest balloon event on the American east coast....
1 October 2016
Melbourne, VIC |
Sport - Football |
They build 'em big and tough down under! If you find yourself in Australia come the last Saturday in September, gear up for an Aussie...
25 April 2016 - 1 May 2016
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...
No guitar, never mind, take matters into your own hands — literally — at the Air Guitar World Championships. For four days each August rockers...
1 October 2016 - 9 October 2016
Albuquerque, NM |
Over nine days each fall, 750 hot air balloons of all shapes, sizes and disguises take to the blue above the lush Rio Grande Valley...
30 July 2016 - 7 August 2016
It's little wonder that Europe's most progressive city hosts one of the world's most eagerly anticipated pride celebrations. For nine days each summer, Amsterdam Gay...
31 October 2016
Freaks take over the streets during Amsterdam's annual Halloween Parade and Party. Come All Hallows' Eve or Day of the Dead, a disfigured band of...
27 April 2016
Amsterdam's streets, squares and canals come to life in a sea of orange — the colour of the Dutch Royal family — each 27 April...
Free on the evening of the first Saturday of November? Then get cultural at the Amsterdam Museum Night! Pick up a ticket to gain entry...
South Korea |
For many locals, South Korea's, Andong City is believed to be the cradle of Korean civilisation, a window into 5,000 years of Korean culture. Each...
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....
South Korea |
Music - Rock |
Ansan's Daebu Sea Breeze Theme Park gears up for three days of rock, metal and electro each July during the Ansan Valley Rock Festival. South...
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...
16 June 2016 - 19 June 2016
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...
Hong Kong |
Hong Kong |
From emerging talents to the modern masters from both East and West, Art Basel's newest offering in Hong Kong traces over a century of art...
1 December 2016 - 4 December 2016
Miami, FL |
Art Basel stages the world's premier Modern and contemporary art fairs annually in Basel, Miami Beach, and Hong Kong. A driving force in supporting the...
13 October 2016 - 16 October 2016
For four days each October, Budapest becomes the artistic capital of Eastern Europe during Art Market Budapest. Over 100 exhibitors display the work of some...
31 March 2016 - 3 April 2016
Join more than 50,000 artists, art patrons and devotees for four days each March, as they descend upon the city of light for the annual...
Aspen, CO |
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...
6 July 2016 - 24 July 2016
Performing Art |
During the peak summer month of July, the entire city of Avignon turns into one giant vibrant theatre during the annual Festival d'Avignon. Founded in...
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From hurling tomatoes at La Tomatina to downing a stein at Oktoberfest and from rolling headlong after a chunk of cheese in the Cotswolds, to dodging tika powder during Holi, 2Camels has got festivals covered.
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