The Most unusual festivals in the world
  If someone comes up with the idea to make a list and list all the unusual holidays of the world, it's incredibly long! But to make it will be…

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The Best festivals in the world
  Amazing festival Ati-Atihan in the Philippines - it's the best week-long street party that rages from morning till evening, peaking on the third Sunday of January. Honoring the Santo…

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What to see in Lviv – Festivals and holidays in Lviv

 

Lviv is known as the cultural capital of Ukraine. Lviv was selected for numerous international festivals, and celebrations of local importance. These days thousands of tourists come to Lviv to enjoy an unforgettable festive atmosphere. Festivals in Lviv are at all times of the year!

Official city holidays are considered to be the city Day and flag Day. The city day is usually celebrated in September or may. For the conditional date of the founding of Lviv adopted 1256 year. Flag day is celebrated here on 3 April – on this day in 1990 at the town Hall was raised the flag of Ukraine.

International theatre festival «Golden lion” held in Lviv at the beginning of October . The venue serve the theatres of the city but also the Central part of the city. Since 1992, it has already been attended by over 25 thousand actors from different countries of the world. Cheese and wine is also celebrated in early October . The festival venue: Museum of folk architecture and life “convection” and the Market square. “the Festival of cheese and wine– – this is a great opportunity not only to taste wine and cheese, but also to learn about the culture of cheese making and wine in Lviv, visit the fair and concerts of folk groups. Festival of ancient Continue reading

Good beer festival, Autumn Festival of wine or both

 

Don’t you just love the fall season, the grapes ripe for harvest, beer is at the forefront with the Oktoberfest and all is right with the world. This is the perfect time of the year, with temperatures easing, the leaves are turning and the fruits of the early harvest in the fall go on our plates.

So pack your weekend bag or backpack, grab your folding chairs and are planning a trip to Maryland’s Eastern Shore in Pembleton historical Park in Salisbury, Maryland home to Good Beer Festival. Saturday, 12 October and Sunday 13 October, or autumn wine Festival. Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, 20 October or stay a week and then another. (Check the slideshow)

Good beer FESTIVAL – Saturday, October 12 and Sunday, October 13

Good beer festival is brought to you by Tall Tales Brewery first on tap offering festival goers unlimited tastings from over 125 different American Craft Brews (wines don’t need tickets). Local beer garden offers the chance to experience a taste of eight East coast Breweries including Tall Tales, Evolution Craft Brewery, the Third wave, Burley Oak, 16 Mile, Dogfish Head, Fin City Brewing and Shorebilly.

New Firkin garden allows tasters the opportunity to try a unique, one-of-a-kind Continue reading

Birthday – holidays – greetings, toasts, traditions, holiday recipes, sweepstakes

 

Birthday – a bright, Sunny holiday, which takes the main place in the life of every person. This day as a precious and unique jewel that shimmers with all the colors of happiness and joy: elegant holiday table, cake, candles, the whole sea of flowers and gifts.

How seduced tradition to celebrate their birthday, certainly no one will say, but we know that first birthday is now celebrated to ward off evil spirits. In ancient times believed that it was the birthday of a person is visited by evil spirits. And to protect our birthday, this day gathered around him friends and relatives who were noisy, had fun and wished him all the best.

This bright and cheerful holiday celebrated around the world and therefore its celebration is associated with many customs and traditions, otlichayuschimisya striking and fantastic variety. Many of them intersect in different countries (for example pulling the hero of the occasion behind the ears), and some exist only in one particular country. Here is a vivid examples:

In England, all centenarians, since 80 years, have a real chance to receive personal greetings from. the Queen herself.

In Germany, the home of the birthday turns into a festival of lights Continue reading