All Time Celebrations

All Time Celebrations The jubilation of festivity and excitement of celebration is not bounded with time. Here is a list of world's most popular festivals which are rated as all time celebrations in different parts of the world. These dazzling festivals like sports festivals, film festivals, music festivals and food festivals have become an integral part of our society, our culture, our lives and are celebrated every year with same prompt and splendor.

Bay to Breakers
Month: May
Place: San Francisco, U.S.A
Attractions: Footraces, Participants in Elaborated Costumes, Tortilla Toss, Music Bands.
Calgary Stampede
Month: July
Place: Calgary, Canada
Attractions: Parade, Stage Shows, Concerts, Agricultural Competitions, Chuckwagon Racing and First Nations Exhibitions
Calcio Storico
Month: June
Place: Piazza Santa (Florence), Italy
Attractions: Football wuth Bare-Knuckle Fighting, Game is held in a Giant Sand Pit, Conciliatory Costumed Celebration and Feast
Festival Au Desert
Month: Jannuary
Place: Essakan, Mali
Attractions: Tuareg music, Touareg dances, Poetry Readings, Camel Rides, Games.
Litang Horse Festival
Month: August
Place: Litang, China
Attractions: Horsemanship and Horse Races, Adventure Trips and Tours, Camp Sites
Surin Elephant Round Up
Month: November
Place: Surin, Thailand
Attractions: Elephant Hunts, Elephant football, Tugs of War
Naadam Festival
Month: July
Place: Naadam, Monglia
Attractions: Wrestling, Horse Racing and Archery
National Finals Rodeo
Month: December
Place: Las Vegas, United States
Attractions: Bareback riding, Steer wrestling, Team roping.
Palio di Siena
Month: July & August
Place: Siena, Italy
Attractions: Bareback Jockeys, Colorful Dresses, Unmounted horses finishing the race.
Sahara Douz Festival
Month: December
Place: Tunisia
Attractions: Camel Marathons, Bedouin Marriage, Poetry, Songs, Dances.
San Fermin
Month: July
Place: Iruamplona, Spain
Attractions: Running of bulls, Fights between men & bulls.
San Marcos National Fair
Month: April & May
Place: Mexico
Attractions: National Poetry Prize, Cock Fights, Rodeos, Bullfights.
Berlin Film Festival
Month: February
Place: Berlin, Germany
Attractions: 19,000 Film professionals from 120 countries, lectures and workshops.
Cannes Film Festival
Month: Brazil Winter
Place: France
Attractions: World's oldest Film Festivals, Stars, Critics, Media, Power Brokers.
London Film Festival
Month: October
Place: London
Attractions: UK largest film festival, Red Carpet, More than 300 films, Stand Alobe Award Ceremony.
Midnight Sun Film Festival
Month: June
Place: Sodankyla, Finland
Attractions: Films Show Without a Break, Introducing of 45 Directors from Younger Generation, Discussions.
Tribeca Film Festival
Month: September
Place: New York, U.S.A
Attractions: Started in response to attacks on the World Trade Center (U.S.A), Documentaries, Narrative Features and Shorts, Family-friendly Films, Panel Discussions, Artists Awards Program
Tropfest Film Festival
Month: April
Place: Sydney, Australia
Attractions: On site voting for the people's choice awards
Bestival Music Festival
Month: September
Place: Isle of Wight, England
Attractions: Serene Location, Fancy Dresses, Inflatable Church
Big Day Out
Month: January
Place: Australia, New Zealand
Attractions: Contemporary Rock Music, Electronic Music, Mainstream International Acts and Local Acts
Big Chill Festival
Month: August
Place: North East England, U.K
Attractions: Various Genres of Music like Indie, Dance music, World music, Trance, Reggae, Folk music, Dub music, Ambient and Chillout music style
Month: September
Place: Seattle, U.S.A
Attractions: Laser Light Shows, Arts, Music, Comedy, Dance, Theater, Folk Music and Films.
Coachella Music Festival
Month: April
Place: Indio (California), U.S.A
Attractions: Alternative Rock, Hip Hop, Electronic Music, Sculptural Art, Five stages for performances.
Copenhagen Jazz Festival
Month: July
Place: Copenhagen
Attractions: Over 900 shows, More than 100 stages.
Essouira Gnawa
Month: June
Place: Essaouira, Morocco
Attractions: Gnawa Music, 3-Stringed Flute, Castanets and Ganga drums
Eurockeennes de Belfort
Month: July
Place: Belfort, France
Attractions: Exquisite location along Malsaucy lake, Late Opening (after midnight)
Frequency Festival
Month: August
Place: Salzburg, Austria
Attractions: Rock Music, Electronica, Hip Hop, Indie and Guitar pop, International top-acts, Field Camping.
Ghent Festival
Month: July
Place: Ghent, Belgium
Attractions: Public drunkenness, Street Acts, Party.
Green Man Festival
Month: August
Place: Wales, United Kingdom
Attractions: Various Genres of Music
Guca Trumpet Festival
Month: August
Place: Guca, Serbia
Attractions: Blowing of Trumpets, Dances in national dress
Haldern Pop Festival
Month: August
Place: Bocholt, Germany
Attractions: Band members relaxing at the little lake, Members playing soccer with local kids.
Iceland Airwaves
Month: October
Place: Reykjavik, Iceland
Attractions: New Icelandic and international music
Montreal Jazz Festival
Month: Summer in Montreal
Place: Montreal, Canada
Attractions: Over 500 Concerts, Biggest in terms of Artist & Audience in Canada
North Sea Jazz Festival
Month: July
Place: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Attractions: Various genres if music like Traditional New Orleans Jazz, Swing, Bebop, Fusion, Blues, Gospel, Funk Music, Soul Music & Drum n Bass
Pukkelpop Music Festival
Month: August
Place: Hasselt, Belgium
Attractions: Second Largest Music Festival in Belgium, Eiht Stages for Performances, Various Music Genres like Rock, Pop, Electronic, Dance, Hip-Hop, Punk & Metal
Reading and Leeds Festivals
Month: August
Place: Reading and Leeds, United Kingdom
Attractions: Various Stages like Main stage, NME/Radio 1 stage, Festival Republic stage etc.
Month: October
Place: Cologne, Germany
Attractions: Approx. 200 bands, Free Entry, Various musical genres like Jazz, Oldies, Rock and Pop.
Rock am Ring & Rock im Park
Month: NA
Place: Germany
Attractions: Almost identical lineup of srtists.
Salzburg Festival
Month: Late July
Place: Salzburg, Austria
Attractions: Movies, Plays, Opera & Classical Concerts
South by Southwest
Month: March
Place: Austin, U.S.A
Attractions: Largest music festival in U.S.A, Films, Conferences, Austin Music Awards.
Spirit of Burgas
Month: August
Place: Burgas, Bulgaria
Attractions: Various Genres of Music
Month: July
Place: Milwaukee, U.S.A
Attractions: 11 days long event, Performances of more than 700 bands, 11 Stages.
Sziget Festival
Month: August
Place: Budapest, Hungary
Attractions: Various genres of music, Dances
The Proms
Month: July to September
Place: London, United Kingdom
Attractions: Classical Music Festival, Performances by Fresh Artists, Series of Chamber Concerts.
T in the Park
Month: July
Place: Scotland, United Kingdom
Attractions: Seven Music Stages, Large Camping Area, Funfair, Big Wheel, Concession Stalls and Shops
Womad Music Festival
Month: July/August
Place: United Kingdom (20 other countries also)
Attractions: Live Musical Performances, Workshops, Stalls and Children Events
World Roma Festival
Month: May
Place: Prague, Czech Republic
Attractions: Seminars, Music, Dancing, Parades, Haunting Roma music
Galway Oyster Festival
Month: September
Place: Galway, Ireland
Attractions: Oyster Opening Championships, the Guinness Irish Oyster Opening Championship and the Guinness World Oyster Opening Championship, Oyster Pearl.
Melbourne Food and Wine Festival
Month: March
Place: Melbourne, Australia
Attractions: Wines, Food, Long Lunch, Extravagant Dinner, Wine Tasting or casual bite.
International Mango Festival
Month: July
Place: New Delhi, India
Attractions: Mango Quiz, Mango Eating Competition, Sale of Fresh Mangoes and processed fruits like pickles, chutney, mango pulp, juice, jelly, aam papad, jam and aam panna.
Keene Pumpkin Festival
Month: October
Place: Keene, New Hampshire, United States
Attractions: Jack-o-lanterns, Fireworks, Music, and Food .
South Beach Food & Wine Festival
Month: February
Place: Miami, U.S.A
Attractions: Food, Wine, Tourism Management's Teaching Restaurant, Southern Wine & Spirits Beverage Management Center
La Tomatina
Month: August
Place: Valencia, Spain
Attractions: Throwing of tomatoes, music, parades, dancing & fireworks.
Maslenitsa Festival
Month: March
Place: Russia
Attractions: Fast of Meat, Last Week for permitted for Milk, Cheese and other dairy products, Lady Maslenitsa, Snowball Fights, Sledding etc.

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