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World events March: art and culture of the peoples of the world
Every month in the world there are significant events that are memorable to mankind for a long time. Now, however, we are not talking about political events or competitions, not…

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10 most bizarre festivals

 

Every year thousands of people gather to take part and look at really unusual festivals. The roots of many of these celebrations have deep roots embedded in the old days, but some still young. Although all the festivals are completely different, one thing they have in common: the singularity.

Tomatina

On the last Wednesday of August in the Spanish town of buñol going 9000 local and 20000-40000 visitors to throw at each other with tomatoes in honor of the virgin Mary and St. Louis Bertrand, the patron Saint of the city. This tradition has existed since 1940 gg, although under the rule of Franco was suspended. According to the rules of the festival begins only after someone climb up on a wooden pole with a height of 2 floors, pre-lubricated with soap. At the top of the post daredevil expects pork ham (jamon). Then begins firing on the participants from their water cannons, and on the streets emit 100 tons of tomatoes. Women dressed in white, and the men no shirt. After the battle, the walls of the surrounding houses become red and tomato goo on the pavement reaches the ankles.

Cheese slalom

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The program of the festival – to Be Good

The annual festival volunteers and friends “Be Good” is designed for those who want to make this world just a little better. “Be good” is part of the legendary team of the festival ’s Empty Hills” who decided to give a summer celebration for all volunteers. “Be good” is several thousand participants, a whole city of tents in the woods, hundreds of lights, thousands of good votes, workshops, endless fire-show, nightly movie screenings under the stars, as well as live music on several stages. The festival of music all formats: from ethnics to Blues, from rock to trance. The festival also offers secured Parking, fair souvenir and ethnic products, many taverns and coffee shops and more. The festival’s goal is to make became more good people willing to help this world become better.

Each year the festival come by the good people of Kaluga, Tula, Moscow, Bryansk and other regions.

When and where?

This year “Be good ” 2013″ will be held from 27 to 30 June in the vicinity of rural settlements “Berezovsky” (Suvorov district, Tula region), 82 km from Kaluga. Coordinates: Longitude: 36.40113 Latitude: 54.024713. Location map

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Festivals and holidays in Rimini

 

Rimini is a city of colourful festivals and celebrations. The preparation here very carefully and with all your soul. In order to get to the festival in Rimini, guests come not only from Italy but from all over the world. This year in Rimini will host several music and art festivals, and the most memorable festival of the year – the Pink night .

The festival is “Get up before the Sun.” For the sixth time in a row this spring, from April 27 to may 4 festival of “Get up before the Sun.” It will bring together creative teams from around the world. The festival will be awarded to the best participants in such categories as classical, modern, folk choreography, instrumental folk and classical music, folk and academic choirs, vocalists, ensembles, youth theatre troupe.

Another such festival will be held in the autumn – September 21-28.

The initiator of the acts of the Spanish organizer FIESTALONIA together with the municipality of Rimini.

The festival is “Get up before the Sun” is held for the maintenance and development of Amateur creativity of children and youth, exchange of experience between the teams of Western and Eastern Europe, increase of professional level performers.

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