Top 50 Annual Festivals In The World - P11. La Tomatina Festival.


(Wcsa.world) La Tomatina is a festival that is held in the Valencian town of Buñol, a town located in the East of Spain 30 kilometres from the Mediterranean, in which participants throw tomatoes and get involved in this tomato fight purely for entertainment purposes.

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    Top 50 Annual Festivals In The World - P10. Day Of The Dead Mexico.


    (Wcsa.world) Celebrated in May every year, Day of the Dead focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died. It is particularly celebrated in Mexico, where it attains the quality of a National Holiday, and all banks are closed.

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    Top 50 Annual Festivals In The World - P9. Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Scotland.


    (Wcsa.world) For over 50 years Scotland's capital city has seen a unique explosion of creative energy within the Fringe, the largest arts festival in the world.

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    Top 50 Annual Festival S In The World - P8.SXSW, Texas.


    (Wcsa.world) SXSW Music is the largest music festival of its kind in the world, with more than 2,000 acts as of 2014. SXSW Music offers artist-provided music and video samples of featured artists at each festival via their official YouTube channel.

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    Top 50 Annual Festivals In The World - P7. St. Patrick's Day.


    (Wcsa.world) Saint Patrick's Day is a public holiday in the Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland,the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador (for provincial government employees), and the British Overseas Territory of Montserrat.

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    Top 50 Annual Festivals In The World - P6.Rio Carnival‎, Brazil.


    (Wcsa.world) The Carnival in Rio de Janeiro is a world famous festival held before Lent every year and considered the biggest carnival in the world with two million people per day on the streets. The first festivals of Rio date back to 1723.

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    Top 50 Annual Festivals In The World - P5.Burning Man Nevada.


    (Wcsa.world) First held in 1986 on Baker Beach in San Francisco as a small function organized by Larry Harvey and a group of friends, it has since been held annually, spanning from the last Sunday in August to the first Monday in September (the U.S. Labor Day).

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    Top 50 Annual Festivals In The World -P4.Glastonbury Festival.


    (Wcsa.world) The Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts, commonly abbreviated to Glastonbury or Glasto, is the largest green field open-air music and performing arts festival in the world.

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    Top 50 Annual Festivals In The World - P3.Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival, California.


    (Wcsa.world) "The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (commonly known as Coachella or Coachella Festival) is a three-day (formerly a one or two-day) annual music and arts festival, organized by Goldenvoice (a subsidiary of AEG Live) and held at the Empire Polo Fields in Indio, California, in the Inland Empire's Coachella Valley. The event features many genres of music including alternative rock, hip hop, and electronic music as well as large sculptural art."

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    Top 50 Annual Festivals In The World - P2.New Orleans Mardi Gras , Louisiana


    (Wcsa.world) "Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday in English) in New Orleans, Louisiana, is a Carnival celebration well-known throughout the world. The New Orleans Carnival season, with roots in preparing for the start of the Christian season of Lent, starts after Twelfth Night, on Epiphany (January 6). It is a season of parades, balls (some of them masquerade balls), and king cake parties."

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