Until then they hadn’t invented beer, it is unknown where people communicate and spend their leisure time. Today for this purpose there are not only pubs, restaurants and bars, and beer festivals. Below we present the ranking of the most popular beer festivals in the world.
The Germans – the best beer nation in the world. According to statistics drinking beer in Germany, 68% of women and 93% of men. It is therefore not surprising that one of the largest beer festivals Oktoberfest takes place in Germany.
It was first held in October of 1810, during the celebration of the marriage of king Ludwig the First and Therese of Saxony. At the time, were arranged in a mass parade of horse races and beer. The event was so pleased the monarch that he ordered to conduct annual beer festival. Since then, every 3rd Saturday of September, millions of tourists and residents come to Oktoberfest, which is held on the Theresienwiese. Here are erected huge tents, designed for several thousand people. Each tent is a branch of the famous Munich beer.
During the celebration beer festival every year 11 million visitors drink pints of beer, eat more than 800 thousand sausages and about 750 thousand chickens.
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Seemed like, the Christmas holidays, when usually offered a lot of great holiday tours, behind, but here’s the thing – you’ll have a vacation in February. Do not despair – today we try to figure out where to rest in February, and believe me, this holiday is sure to be rich in a lot of bright impressions!
Actually, February is a great month for the rest. It is especially suitable for those who are curious and likes to be surrounded by holiday and beauty. And all Affairs that February is the last month of winter, which symbolizes the imminent arrival of warm spring days. That is why in many countries, a lot of amazing festivals and carnivals.
Carnival in Rio – it is famous for the riot of bright colors. In February in Brazil just a peak summer day – warm, energetic Samba and many beautiful girls in stunning carnival costumes! What could be better))) This carnival is considered one of the most famous carnivals in the world. Mass, it also takes first place, because it contains not only many carnival participants, but also a lot of curious tourists.
The festival ’s mountain oysters”
Olean, Missouri. June 7
The inhabitants of a tiny town Olean was quite brave, resourceful and adventurous in his food preferences, to conduct the annual festival eaters “mountain oysters” – as the locals call the sexual glands of turkeys.
Aleanca not alone in his love for the aforementioned delicacy: they say in Montana, a similar event has been held for over 25 years.
Watermelon festival Luling
The State Of Texas. From 26 to 29 June
During the four-day festival, you can try your hand at speed eating watermelon, spitting seeds on the range, and more. It also established a special prize for the largest watermelon grown by local farmers.
Marine carnival, or the mermaid Parade
Brooklyn, New York. June 21
Parade participants, among whom there are many celebrities parade on Coney island in bright costumes, inspired by the romance of the sea, accompanied by the platforms with musicians and antique cars. Art carnival, whose history goes back 26 years, is managed by Neptune and Queen Continue reading