Friday, 4 March 2016

Must see spectacular festivals around the world

Let’s celebrate some of the most exciting festivals across the world. All these festivals attract millions of people to enjoy best time of their life. Experience it and feel blessed. 

1. The Rio de Janeiro Carnival - Rio de Janeiro


This fashionable carnival is a famous event happens every year and covers 2 million people. The first event was organized at Rio in 1823. The typical carnival parade is dipped into excitement, colors and decoration from a number of samba institutions which are located in Rio.

2. Chinese New Year


The biggest holiday celebration in China, Chinese New Year is the symbol of colorful clothes, dragons, fireworks, and lanterns. It is celebrated in the last day of the last month of the Chinese calendar and runs for 15 days, making it a longest in Chinese calendar!

3. Burning Man - Nevada, USA


Burning Man is a strange festival witnesses a huge crowd in Nevada’s Black Rock desert to create art and express. The event is celebrated to display community, art, and self-expression. It is truly an exciting event to know about its culture and traditions. 

4. Snow Festival - Harbin, China


A festival of exhibition where you will come across with some of the most exquisite snow sculptures in the world. Artists from all around the world come together to build incredible things out of snow and decorate them with lights and lasers, this exhibition has plenty to offer and you can only find it only after visiting it.

5. White Nights Festival - St. Petersburg, Russia


The festival is an international art fair and celebrated annually. It includes classical ballet, opera and music events where international artists perform along with local stars. It is the largest public event in Russia with the presence of about 1 million people in which mostly are students from schools and colleges. 

6. Day of the Dead - Mexico


It is a holiday celebrated around the entire Mexico City. On this day family and friends pray for their loved ones who have died. It is only celebrated in Mexico where people use sugar skulls, marigolds, favorite foods and beverages of the dead.

7. Running of the Bulls - Pamplona, Spain


The Running of the Bulls is a weird festival where a group of people runs in front of the six bulls. A first rocket is set out at 8 a.m. to aware the runners that the gate is going to open. A second rocket indicates that all six bulls have been free. The third and fourth rockets are tells you that the entire group has entered the bullring and making the end of the occasion. 

8. Holi - India


Holi is a colorful festival of India and starts after a Holika bonfire. Everyone apply dry powder and color water to each other. Groups carry instruments and go from one place to another place, sing and dance.

9. Carnival of Venice - Venice, Italy


The tradition is celebrated over 900 years where Venice comes alive with masked people. Bands, magicians and entertainers all performs with great enthusiasms and the canals are filled with colorful boats. The entire day is full of parties and gives you a feeling of joy. 

10. Oktoberfest - Munich, Germany


It is the world's biggest beer festival happens every year in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. It runs for 16-days from last week of September to the first week of October with over 6 million people. The festival is all about traditional huge glasses of beer, which is served by the beautiful waitresses.

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