Travel Event Calendar

 

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May 1 – May 31 all-day
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  Rice is a staple diet of many Asian countries. Therefore rice terraces play a crucial role in cultivating this food source. Filipinos understand the importance of rice terraces that they have it on their money.…
May 27 – Jun 25 all-day
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  Ramadan is an Islamic tradition observed by Muslims around the world. Practicing Muslims refrain from eating, drinking, smoking and engaging in sexual activities during daylight hours. Everything is fair game once the sun sets. At…
Jun 16 – Jun 18 all-day
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  Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC) is the grand daddy of all music festivals. The original venue is in Las Vegas. The brand also hosts several festivals in cities across America and overseas. There is no…
Jun 21 – Jun 25 all-day
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  Glastonbury is the largest festival in the world with attendances reaching around 175 000! The music played at Glastonbury revolves around an eclectic mix of genres. You need to register in advance to purchase…
Jun 24 – Jul 1 all-day
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  Roskilde is one of the greatest rock and roll festivals in the world. It was founded in 1971 by Mogens Sandfær and Jesper Switzer Møller, and Carl Fischer. One of the traditions of Roskilde is…
Jun 28 – Jun 30 all-day
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  Battala De Vino is known as the Haro Wine Battle. The central focus of this festival is the full on wine fights where you try to soak everyone in red wine! It is hosted in…
Jul 1 – Sep 30 all-day
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  The African Animal Migration occurs from July to September each year. Over a million strong population of wildebeests, zebras and antelopes start their long trek. The animals travel north from Tanzania’s Serengeti Plains, to…
Jul 1 – Jul 23 all-day
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  The grand showcase of cycling is the Tour de France. The event is held predominantly over various cities, towns and countryside of France. It has made brief appearances in the neighbouring countries of England,…
Jul 3 – Jul 16 all-day
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  Wimbledon is the most prestigious sporting event. The traditions in a nutshell are; the players must be dressed in white, play on grass courts which are free from advertising, whilst royals and celebrities watch…
Jul 6 – Jul 14 all-day
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  San Fermin or the Running of the Bulls, is a 9 day festival which celebrates the city’s first bishop Saint Fermin. Legend has it that Saint Fermin was sentenced to death because of his catholic beliefs.…
Jul 21 – Jul 30 all-day
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    Tommorowland Belgium is one of the largest music festivals in Europe. The best of the best electronic DJs come to this event. The organisers always outdo the previous year by upgrading the stages,…
Aug 27 – Sep 4 all-day
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  Burning Man is festival which focuses on fostering the community spirit. The name of the festival is derived from the tradition of burning a giant wooden statue of a man. This symbolises the destruction of…
Aug 30 – Aug 31 all-day
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  La Tomatina is the world’s largest food fight. As the name suggests, participants must use all their might to throw tomatoes at each other. The event started in 1944 with claims of a food…
Sep 14 – Sep 30 all-day
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Event Date: 23 to 26 March 2018   Two types of tickets are for sale; General Admission (GA) and VIP. Both of the tickets are 3 day passes. To purchase a ticket you need to…
Sep 16 – Oct 3 all-day
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  Oktoberfest is the largest beer festival in the world. Originally called Oktoberfest to represent a festival in October, the festival was moved to late September for the better weather. This event is surprisingly family…
Sep 30 – Oct 10 all-day
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Event Date: 2018 event yet to be announced   Register yourself before 30th of September. Coach & Ticket Packages go on sale at 6pm BST on Thursday, 6 October. General Admission Tickets go on sale at…
Sep 30 – Oct 1 all-day
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Event Date: 30 December to 1 January   Tickets go on sale from 30 September and continues until all the tickets are sold out.   More Event Info: http://www.travelendar.com/event/hogmanay/ Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens…
Oct 9 – Oct 10 all-day
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Thanksgiving is an important time of the year for Canadians. People travel large distances to be with their families on this occasion. Families gather over a meal usually consisting of roast turkey, cranberry sauce, potato,…
Oct 19 – Oct 23 all-day
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    Diwali is a 5 day Hindu festival celebrated around the world.  The underlying theme of Diwali is that light triumphs over darkness. It is known as the Festival of Lights as candles, lamps and fireworks…
Oct 31 – Nov 1 all-day
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Halloween is an occasion where people dress up in scary costumes and go trick or treating. What some people don’t know is that the tradition traces its roots back to paganism. Technically speaking Halloween is not…
Nov 1 2017 – Feb 28 2018 all-day
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  The beautiful light display of the Aurora Borealis is a result of charged particles from the sun reacting with gaseous particles of our atmosphere. This natural event is also known as Northern Lights in countries…
Nov 1 – Nov 2 all-day
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Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead is a Mexican festival to pay respect to deceased family members and friends. Other countries in South America also observe this holiday. The two famous places…
Nov 23 – Nov 24 all-day
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  Thanksgiving is the most important American holiday. It is time of the year when families gather around the dining table to give thanks. Black Friday proceeds after Thanksgiving. It is the heavily discounted shopping…
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Event Date: 2018 event yet to be announced   Early Owl General Admittance  tickets have historically gone on sale in November. After the Early Owl tickets are sold out the next batch of tickets for…
Dec 25 – Dec 27 all-day
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Day Hour Minute Second Christmas celebrates the birth of baby Jesus. Nothing quite beats a white snowy Christmas. The best place to experience this is in North America and Europe. Furthermore Germany and Austria have the best…
Dec 30 2017 – Jan 2 2018 all-day
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  Hogmanay is a Scottish New Year’s Eve celebration held over three days in Edinburgh. The festival begins on the 30th of December and finishes on the 1st of January.   Day 1: 30th December…
Dec 31 2017 – Jan 1 2018 all-day
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Day Hour Minute Second New Year’s is probably the most celebrated event in the world. People gather with their friends and family to count in the new year. Popular New Year’s Eve spots with the…
Jan 5 – Feb 25 all-day
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  The colourful lit buildings you see are made entirely of ice. Multicolour lights are used to light up the ice sculptures. How freaking amazing is that! They can be found at the largest winter…
Jan 14 – Feb 5 all-day
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Event Date: 2018 event is yet to be announced. In 2017 there was two weekends of Tomorrowland partying. The first weekend was 21 to 23 of July and the second weekend is 28 to 30…
Jan 27 – Feb 13 all-day
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  Get your masquerade masks and frilly costumes for Carnival! The first Carnival in Venice was held in 1162. The event was founded to be a fun and merry occasion for adults. Wearing a mask…