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.
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 festival takes place every may in Glocestershire, UK. During the festival, with a steep descent down the hill head Continue reading
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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The festival is held for 9 years. In 2012 it is a reconstruction of one of the battles for the liberation of Kiev in November 1943. In the “battle” will bring together more than 800 representatives of the military-historical clubs of many countries, will involve a large number of heavy weapons, armored vehicles, artillery, aviation and cavalry.
How to get there. On his car: take the Ring in the direction of Obukhov. To reach Odessa area. Then, downstairs, turn right on the street Chervonopraporna. Next, drive to the bottom and turn right.
Public transport: bus 567 — metro station “Vydubychi” — the car market “Chapayevka”, 569 — metro station “Lybidska” — Automarket “Chapayevka”, bus No. 27 to the metro station “Lybidska” — Pirogovo.
At the ball are from 250 to 350 varieties of chrysanthemums all blooming periods. Upon completion select “prom Queen” — the most beautiful from the point of view of the guests of the exhibition the variety of these colors. By the end of October already bloomed over 100 varieties. Begin bloom large-flowered Continue reading