Germany - Boast your knowledge of the biggest festival on earth!
The official oktoberfest website provides a multitude of useful tips and
information, which may be very useful for your trip to Oktoberfest. All
historical dates, facts, background information and developments have been
gathered for you here.
With The Bulls, Spain -
THE "ENCIERRO" or RUNNING OF THE BULLS is the single most characteristic
event of the Fiesta of San Fermin. This is the event which has given the
Fiesta world-wide fame and which appears on news broadcasts around the
world during that special week in July. It is held at eight o'clock each
morning from the 7th to the 14th of July inclusive. It consists largely
Festivals - News, information, and coverage from major European
Festivals and Traditions
Info Centre - Search for European quality festival events and performances
by term, place and period offered by the European Festival Association.
Festival Zone - A directory of rock festivals in Europe.
Carnival - The Venice Carnival Guide
- The UK festivals listing, with over 100 events for fun all year long.
Festivals Co UK - A calendar, directory and map for over 100 arts
festivals across the UK, all members of British Arts Festivals Association
National Waterways Festivals
Festivals - Official online listings for every Edinburgh Festival
- Fringe Comedy, Film, Book, International, Science, Children's, Military
Tattoo, Hogmanay, Jazz and Blues.
On Stage - The Home of British Theatre. Database of theatre and
classical music events in the UK with other arts information & ticketing
British and International Federation of Festivals for music, dance and
Films - The Directory lists over 500 international film, television
and video festivals, giving details on how and when to enter these events.
through Mayo in the West of Ireland
Holidays, Festivals and Street Parties - You're about to enter
Italy's best kept, and most wonderful secret... its parties and celebrations.
Some are only a century or two old and some are as ancient as the mini-cultures
that celebrate them, but ALL of them represent a private vision of some
aspect of Italian life and its history that few people have access to...except
those of us who've lived here...and now you...
Festivals - Finland Festivals is a cooperation organisation for
the principal cultural events in Finland. Its 62 member festivals attract
a combined annual audience of more than 1.8 million visitors to events
involving more than 20,000 performing artists.
Coordination of Film Festivals -
The European Coordination of Film Festivals (ECFF) is a network of 200
audio-visual festivals with strong roots in the regions of Europe.
Festivals - Over eighty international festivals of French music
join forces to offer you an exceptional choice of music, running the gamut
from opera to chamber music and from the great classics to new and original
programmes. Take your pick from more than 1500 spectacles in every part
Fest - Over 5,000 French festivals in France: fairs, concerts,
markets, tradeshows, competitions, fetes, expositions, wine, and other
cultural events throughout France; search our festival, fair, and concert
database in English or French, by date, region, and category.
de Cannes - Official site of the Cannes Film Festival.
Folklore Festival Croatia
Festivals - Every year, the internationally-acclaimed Festivals
of jazz, music and literature, attract thousands of people from the UK
Living - On any day of the year there is a fiesta happening somewhere
in Spain-usually more then one. Whatever the pretext, a fiesta ia a chanche
for everyone to take a break from normal life (most shops and offices close)
and let off steam, with celebrations sometimes going on around the clock.
festivities of Andalucía, Spain - Over 3,000 fiestas are
celebrated every year in Andalucia, including fairs, pilgrimages, carnivals,
mock battles between Moors and Christians and religious processions, throughout
the some 800 communities of the region.
European Festivals Database
in Belgium - All Belgian festivals: films, music, theater, comics...
Festivals - Info about festivals in Norway
and Film in Europe - Information on Women's Film Associations,
Film Festivals and other websites involving women and film...
Greek Festival Index Site - A Guide to Greek Festivals
Carnival Of Souls
in Rethymno, Crete, Greece