Once a year in some parts of the world come special days – bright, magical, and slightly crazy carnivals. Some, such as Brazilian carnival or the Spanish running of the bulls is well known to all; but you could never hear. And if you like «to party”, we bring to your attention the 20 most inimitable and large-scale festivals from around the world.
February 28 – March 4
Like Mardi Gras in New Orleans and the Carnival in Venice, Carnival in Rio de Janeiro – it’s a party in non-stop mode, only in the Brazilian style, which is a seemingly endless parade of Samba and colorful costumes.
The second half of September to the first weekend in October
Despite the fact that there are different, smaller-scale analogues of Fes tiwala around the world, Munich’s traditional event is the largest beer festival in the world. In 2013, beer was sold for more than $96,178,668.
5 January – 5 February
Harbin international festival is the largest event of snow and ice in the world, where you can see a snow sculpture, height 3 meters, and building life-size, made of giant ice blocks.
A journey through the world — class, definitely interesting. However, sleepy lying on the warm sand at the sea not interesting for everyone. For people who prefer vivid impressions, offers this collection of unusual festivals of the world.
The winter festival of lights
If you happen to visit the Japanese city of Kuwana, be sure to visit the local Botanical garden. In mid-November when the leaves fall, the garden is decorated with numerous (over seven million) bulbs emerging in the patterns of striking beauty. Lasts this extravaganza until mid-March.
When held . November-March
The Venice carnival is the oldest in Europe. In 2015 to celebrate it will be from 15 February to 4 March. Circus companies and artists-fans consider it an honor to perform at the Carnival (spelled with a capital letter). There is an atmosphere of lightheartedness and fun. However not all so is simple: actually, this mystical celebration, full of symbolism and interesting excursions into the pagan past.
Where . Venice, Italy
When will . always before the 40-day lent before Easter (2015, February 15-March 4)
International balloon festival in the US
Balloon festival in Albuquerque, United States, held Continue reading
This year in Lviv cancelled or postponed most holidays and festivals in connection with the difficult situation in the country. But Lviv is not going to give up completely on its cultural life and the autumn is planned in the city 9 major events.
Opens the fall festival will Crimean culture in Vynnyky 7 September. You can explore the traditional Crimean kitchen, learn how to embroider with silk and gold, to learn the ancient method of working on the Potter’s wheel, learn the legends of the Crimean people. Organizers will offer a very rich program. Interested persons are invited September 7 in Vinniki street ivasyuka 5 from 11:00 to 19:00.
11 — 14 September will continue the chain fall cultural events of the Lviv publishers ‘ forum . Each year the forum gathers nigamana from all over Ukraine and not only. At the Lviv publishers forum you can find a lot of interesting literature, will meet with outstanding writers, go to presentations of new books. This year in the form of a plan to celebrate multiple dates: 440 years edition by Ivan Fedorov “ABC”, the 200th Continue reading