Americas & Caribbean Festivals

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Americas & Caribbean Festivals

Montana Testicle Festival

Montana Testicle Festival

Clinton, MT | USA | Bizarre | July

High on the list of the world's crazier events is the Montana Testicle Festival held in Rock Creek Lodge just outside of Clinton, Montana every...

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Adirondack Balloon Festival

Adirondack Balloon Festival

Glens Falls, NY | USA | Balloon | September

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....

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Savor Craft Beer Festival

Savor Craft Beer Festival

  3 June 2016 - 4 June 2016
Washington, DC | USA | Beer - Craft | June

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...

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Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

  15 April 2016 - 17 April 2016
Los Angeles, CA | USA | Music - Rock | April

Each April the Empire Polo Fields in Indio, California plays host to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (Coachella to its friends), a three...

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Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead

Oaxaca | Mexico | Traditional | November

On the night of November 1, Mexico's cemeteries come alive with prayers and song, as, in the glow of flickering candlelight, relatives make offerings of...

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New York City Marathon

New York City Marathon

  6 November 2016
New York, NY | USA | Sport - Marathon | November

Join the 50,000 plus finishers and the millions who cheer them on from every possible vantage for the annual New York City Marathon. Widely recognised...

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Angola Prison Rodeo

Angola Prison Rodeo

St. Francisville, LA | USA | Rodeo | April

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....

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Stagecoach Festival

Stagecoach Festival

  29 April 2016 - 1 May 2016
Los Angeles, CA | USA | Music - Country | April

Coachella's country cousin, Stagecoach hoots 'n' hollers it's way into Indio, California come late April. The highest grossing country music festival in the whole dang...

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Tribeca Film Festival

Tribeca Film Festival

  13 April 2016 - 24 April 2016
New York, NY | USA | Film | April

Believed to have been conceived by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal and Craig Hatkoff following the tragic events of September 11 in lower Manhattan, and...

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Honolulu Festival

Honolulu Festival

  11 March 2016 - 13 March 2016
Honolulu, HI | USA | Cultural | March

Get a dose of the arts, island style at the annual Honolulu Festival, a rich and vibrant blend of Asia, Pacific and Hawaiian cultures with...

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National Championship Air Races

National Championship Air Races

Reno, NV | USA | Air Show | September

The National Championship Air Races, held each September just north of Reno, is a spectacular demonstration of the art of flying that simply needs to...

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Great American Beer Festival

Great American Beer Festival

Denver, CO | USA | Beer | September

Beer buffs from far and wide descend upon Denver Colorado each September to get their fill at the Great American Beer Festival. Featuring the amber...

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Trinidad Carnival

Trinidad Carnival

  8 February 2016 - 9 February 2016
Port of Spain | Trinidad and Tobago | Carnival | February

Ask those in the know, it don't get much hotter than Trini Carnival! Trinidad Carnival is a massive, rum-fuelled blast backed by some kickin' Caribbean...

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World Naked Bike Ride - Chicago

World Naked Bike Ride - Chicago

Chicago, IL | USA | Environmental | June

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...

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Ultra Music Festival - Miami

Ultra Music Festival - Miami

Miami, FL | USA | Music - Electronic | March

From iconic DJs to the finest live electronica acts, the world's biggest names in dance have been wowing audiences at Miami's internationally renowned Ultra Festival...

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Wurstfest

Wurstfest

  4 November 2016 - 13 November 2016
New Braunsfels, TX | USA | Cultural | November

The humble sausage takes centre stage in New Braunfels for ten days this November, during Wurstfest. Don't let the name fool you, at Wurstfest you'll...

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Montreal International Jazz Festival

Montreal International Jazz Festival

Montreal | Canada | Music - Jazz | June

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...

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Art Basel - Miami Beach

Art Basel - Miami Beach

  1 December 2016 - 4 December 2016
Miami, FL | USA | Art | December

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...

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Quebec Winter Carnival

Quebec Winter Carnival

Quebec | Canada | Carnival | February

February is Carnival time the world over but no place on earth celebrates quite like the French Canadian city of Quebec. Forget your sandy shores...

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Austin City Limits

Austin City Limits

  30 September 2016 - 9 October 2016
Austin, TX | USA | Music - Rock | October

Over two weekends each October, Zilker Park plays host to Austin City Limits (ACL), a monster of a Texas music fest featuring some of the...

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