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Famous festivals

In honor of the International day of theatre on the night of 26 to 27 March in Moscow will host the “Night theatre” in which presumably will involve seventeen theaters. This event was reported by the Moscow government Minister, head of the Moscow Department of culture Sergei Kapkov in an interview with TV channel “Moscow 24”. The plays will be performed from 19 o’clock to 3 o’clock in the morning.

The festival, the Verbier festival July 20, 2012

Festival in Verbier (Verbier Festival) – one of the most famous classical music festivals in the world and one of the major musical events of Switzerland. It is held annually in the Swiss mountain resort of Verbier, in the course of two weeks in the second half of July.

The festival originated in this small town, in the heart of the Swiss Alps, in 1994. Its founder and artistic Director is Martin Tyson Engstroem, which today is personally program of concerts, trying to preserve the originality of this musical event.

During their short history, the festival has quickly become one of the most prestigious music events in Europe, gathering the best musicians on the planet and yet unknown professionals. To be here is prestigious for any musician. World stars of classical music, as well as thousands of Amateurs and experts, annually Continue reading

Mother’s Day

14 October in Belarus will celebrate the holiday – mother’s Day! Typically, this holiday has less publicity than the feast of the eighth of March. Although, in my opinion, much more logical to celebrate mother’s day, paying homage to their mothers than to celebrate the holiday feminists. While the TV screen mothers promised a concert and festive television programme.

There are several versions, where did this holiday. According to one version of the origins of this holiday are to be found in ancient Greece, the inhabitants at that time in the spring celebrated the feast of the mother of the gods gay. According to the second version in 250 BCE in Rome celebrated the feast dedicated to the mother of the gods Sebele (Cybele). And the Celts otmuchow mother’s Day, honour the goddess Bridget. From XVII to XIX century in England there was a tradition of celebrating mother Sunday(Mothering Sunday).This day was a tribute to mothers, it was celebrated on the fourth Sunday of Lent. In America, the tradition to celebrate this holiday appeared in 1870, when the activist women’s movement by Julia ward Howe appealed to all mothers. And then in may of 1907 another American Ann Jarvis from Grafton, West Virginia organized a celebration in honor of his deceased mother. The following Continue reading

Unusual summer festivals

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

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Festival of fountains in Arcadia
Festival of fountains. The climax of the festive Sabbath day became a holiday in Arcadia. This opened unprecedented for Odessa festival of fountains. The festival was opened by the mayor…

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Detroit Electronic Music Festival
Major festivals dedicated to electronic music, are held not only in Europe. One of the most important events taking place in the US, is the Detroit music festival (" Detroit…

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