International Festival of the Sahara

What’s more inspirational than traveling to the edge of the Sahara desert – along with thousands of people from around the world – to celebrate Tunisia’s oldest festival. The festival originated in 1910, whilst Tunisia was under the rule of the French. But it wasn’t until1967 when the festival embraced its modern identity – due…

Hangout Music Festival – May 20th – 22nd, 2016

The Hangout Music Festival is an annual three-day music festival held at the public beaches of Gulf Shores, Alabama.Hangout Music Festival, commonly referred to as Hangout Fest or Hangout.It was founded by A.J. Niland and ShaulZislin in 2010, and is produced by Huka Entertainment. The event features many genres of music including rock, indie, hip…

Galungan Festival – Balinese holiday celebrating

Galungan is a Balinese holiday celebrating the victory of dharma over adharma. It marks the time when the ancestral spirits visit the Earth.Galungan is about the victory of dharma over adharma. The series of Hindu religious ceremonies that are performed during the 10-day Galungan-Kuningan period are generally considered to be the most important ones of…

The Festival of Giants – Festival in the nation since 1530.

The Festival of Giants occurs between the last week of June or the beginning of July each year. These giants are not simple statues; they are moving giants! They are made of wood and people carry them around during the festival. The biggest giant and the largest procession in the Nord – the symbol of…

Día de los Muertos or Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead (Spanish: Día de Muertos) is a Mexican holiday observed throughout Mexico and around the world in other cultures. The holiday focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died.The Day of the Dead, Dia de los Muertos, is a festival celebrating…

San Diego Comic-Con International

Comic-Con International, The Largest Pop Culture Event in the United States. Visitors can be Super Man or Wonder Woman for a day at Comic-Con International, July 9-12, at the San Diego Convention Center. Comic-Con has become a signature summertime event for San Diego; it is the largest comics and pop culture event in the United…

The Cannes International Film Festival

The Cannes Film Festival is one of the essential events for the film industry, attended by prestigious directors and actors as well as up-and-coming film professionals who have yet to make their mark. In the idyllic setting of the French Riviera, the city of Cannes holds the Cannes Festival every year in May. A jury…

Burning Man Festival is held in Black Rock Desert in Nevada.

Burning Man is an annual gathering that takes place at Black Rock City—a temporary community erected in the Black Rock Desert in Nevada. The event is described as an experiment in community and art, influenced by 10 main principles, including “radical” inclusion, self-reliance and self-expression, as well as community cooperation, gifting and decommodification, and leaving…

Brussels Light Festival

The Brussels Light Festival features spectacular light shows, exceptional performances, and a winter barbecue that welcome people of all ages.The light festival will unite people from the city and far away by means of an international light festival. Families with children, young and old, big and small alike: everyone will enjoy this lively four-day event.This…

Boi Bumba Festival

The annual festival of the bulls is the 2nd largest in Brazil – only the Carnival in Rio de Janeiro counts more participants. For the last week of June the small town of Parintins swells up to its double, streets are bustling with locals, Brazilians and international visitors. Everyone comes to see the three-day-long competition…

The Ati Atihan Festival- Viva kay Santo Niño

The Ati-Atihan Festival is a feast held annually in January in honor of the Santo Niño (Infant Jesus), concluding on the third Sunday, in the island and town of Kalibo, Aklan in the Philippines. The Ati-Atihan is a festival in honour of the Santo Niño, celebrated in the third week of January. During the last…

The Amsterdam Dance Event, 19th to Sunday 23rd October 2016.

Amsterdam Dance Event, ADE’s renowned festival makes Amsterdam one of the busiest and most inspiring clubbing cities in the world.Amsterdam dance event is the world’s leading music platform and biggest club festival. Schedule Wednesday 19th to Sunday 23rd October 2016. 

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

For more than three decades, guests from all over the world come to Albuquerque each October to celebrate ballooning at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, The largest balloon festival in the world. The New Mexico skies are painted as hundreds of balloons lift off from Albuquerque’s Balloon Fiesta Park. Each fall, pilots, crews and spectators…

Nirjala Ekadashi

Nirjala Ekadashi falls in the month of Jyestha in the Shukla paksha (June), therefore it is also called “Jyeshtha Shukla Ekadashi” . Nirjala Ekadashi is the most important and significa… Source: Nirjala Ekadashi

Puri Ratha Yatra – The Chariot Festival

Ratha Yatra or the Chariot Festival is a Hindu festival associated with the god Jagannath held at Puri in the state of Odisha, India. This annual festival is celebrated on Ashad Shukla Dwitiya. The… Source: Puri Ratha Yatra – The Chariot Festival