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Happy New year 2024

2024 Festival Calendar

January 2024 Festivals

  1. Chinese New Year (Spring Festival)
    • Date: January 25
    • Location: Celebrated worldwide, with major festivities in Beijing, Hong Kong, and San Francisco.
  2. Up Helly Aa
    • Date: January 31
    • Location: Lerwick, Shetland, Scotland
  3. Harbin Ice and Snow Festival
    • Date: January 5 – February 5
    • Location: Harbin, China
  4. Lohri
    • Date: January 13
    • Location: Northern India, especially Punjab and Haryana
  5. Sundance Film Festival
    • Date: January 20 – January 30
    • Location: Park City, Utah, USA
  6. Ati-Atihan Festival
    • Date: Third Sunday of January (January 15)
    • Location: Kalibo, Aklan, Philippines
  7. Carnaval de Quebec
    • Date: January 28 – February 13
    • Location: Quebec City, Canada
  8. Thaipusam
    • Date: January 18
    • Location: Batu Caves, Malaysia
  9. National Cowboy Poetry Gathering
    • Date: January 28 – February 2
    • Location: Elko, Nevada, USA
  10. Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
    • Date: January 28 – February 5
    • Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

February 2024 Festivals

  1. Carnival in Rio de Janeiro
    • Date: February 18 – February 25
    • Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  2. Venice Carnival
    • Date: February 11 – February 28
    • Location: Venice, Italy
  3. Mardi Gras
    • Date: February 20
    • Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
  4. Jaisalmer Desert Festival
    • Date: February 16 – February 18
    • Location: Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, India
  5. Sapporo Snow Festival
    • Date: February 1 – February 12
    • Location: Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
  6. Sitges Carnival
    • Date: February 16 – February 26
    • Location: Sitges, Spain
  7. Quebec Winter Carnival
    • Date: January 28 – February 13
    • Location: Quebec City, Canada
  8. Goa Carnival
    • Date: February 22 – February 25
    • Location: Goa, India
  9. Tenerife Carnival
    • Date: February 19 – March 1
    • Location: Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain
  10. Barranquilla Carnival
    • Date: February 22 – February 25
    • Location: Barranquilla, Colombia

March 2024 Festivals

  1. Holi
    • Date: March 9-10, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated throughout India, with major festivities in cities like Delhi, Jaipur, and Mathura.
  2. Las Fallas
    • Date: March 15-19, 2024
    • Location: Valencia, Spain
  3. St. Patrick’s Day
    • Date: March 17, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated worldwide, with notable celebrations in Dublin, Ireland.
  4. Cherry Blossom Festival (Hanami)
    • Date: Late March to early April (exact dates vary)
    • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  5. Ultra Music Festival
    • Date: March 24-26, 2024
    • Location: Miami, Florida, USA
  6. Festival de Jerez
    • Date: March 5-19, 2024
    • Location: Jerez de la Frontera, Spain
  7. Purim
    • Date: March 6-7, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated by Jewish communities worldwide, with notable celebrations in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, Israel.
  8. International Eelpout Festival
    • Date: March 3-6, 2024
    • Location: Walker, Minnesota, USA
  9. St. Joseph’s Day
    • Date: March 19, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated in various regions with significant Italian communities, including New Orleans, Louisiana, and Sicily, Italy.
  10. Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
    • Date: March 3-22, 2024
    • Location: Houston, Texas, USA

April 2024 Festivals

  1. Songkran
    • Date: April 13-15, 2024
    • Location: Thailand, with major celebrations in Bangkok and Chiang Mai.
  2. Easter
    • Date: April 17, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated worldwide, with notable events in Vatican City, Jerusalem, and Seville, Spain.
  3. Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival
    • Date: April 14-16 and April 21-23, 2024
    • Location: Indio, California, USA
  4. Feria de Abril
    • Date: April 22-28, 2024
    • Location: Seville, Spain
  5. Beltane Fire Festival
    • Date: April 30, 2024
    • Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
  6. Sakura Matsuri (Cherry Blossom Festival)
    • Date: April 8-9, 2024
    • Location: Brooklyn Botanic Garden, New York, USA
  7. Pohela Boishakh (Bengali New Year)
    • Date: April 14, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated in Bangladesh and among Bengali communities worldwide.
  8. Bali Arts Festival
    • Date: April 5 – July 4, 2024
    • Location: Bali, Indonesia
  9. Festival of Colors (Holi) – Utah
    • Date: April 15, 2024
    • Location: Spanish Fork, Utah, USA
  10. Salem Film Fest
    • Date: April 7-14, 2024
    • Location: Salem, Massachusetts, USA

May 2024 Festivals

  1. Diwali
    • Date: May 11, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated throughout India, with major festivities in cities like Mumbai, Jaipur, and Amritsar.
  2. Feria de Abril
    • Date: May 1-6, 2024
    • Location: Seville, Spain
  3. Cannes Film Festival
    • Date: May 9-20, 2024
    • Location: Cannes, France
  4. Kyoto Geisha Festival (Miyako Odori)
    • Date: May 1-31, 2024
    • Location: Kyoto, Japan
  5. Vesak (Buddha Day)
    • Date: May 15, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated by Buddhists worldwide, with significant celebrations in Bodh Gaya, India, and Bangkok, Thailand.
  6. Gnaoua World Music Festival
    • Date: May 23-26, 2024
    • Location: Essaouira, Morocco
  7. Medieval Festival of Sedan
    • Date: May 18-20, 2024
    • Location: Sedan, France
  8. Chelsea Flower Show
    • Date: May 21-25, 2024
    • Location: London, England
  9. Santa Cruz de Mayo (May Cross Festival)
    • Date: May 3, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated in various regions of Spain.
  10. Balinese Arts Festival
    • Date: May 20 – June 20, 2024
    • Location: Bali, Indonesia

June 2024 Festivals

  1. Inti Raymi
    • Date: June 24, 2024
    • Location: Cusco, Peru
  2. Glastonbury Festival
    • Date: June 21-25, 2024
    • Location: Glastonbury, England
  3. Running of the Bulls (San Fermín)
    • Date: June 6-14, 2024
    • Location: Pamplona, Spain
  4. Calgary Stampede
    • Date: June 28 – July 7, 2024
    • Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  5. Dragon Boat Festival (Duanwu Festival)
    • Date: June 11, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated in China, with major events in cities like Beijing and Hong Kong.
  6. Midsummer (Juhannus)
    • Date: June 21, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated in Finland, with festive events throughout the country.
  7. Stonehenge Summer Solstice
    • Date: June 21, 2024
    • Location: Wiltshire, England
  8. Lajkonik Festival
    • Date: June 20, 2024
    • Location: Krakow, Poland
  9. Dia de São João (St. John’s Festival)
    • Date: June 23, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated in Portugal, with lively festivities in Porto and Lisbon.
  10. Midsummer Music Festival
    • Date: June 14-16, 2024
    • Location: Viljandi, Estonia

July 2024 Festivals

  1. Running of the Bulls (San Fermín)
    • Date: July 6-14, 2024
    • Location: Pamplona, Spain
  2. Calgary Stampede
    • Date: July 5-14, 2024
    • Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  3. Edinburgh Festival Fringe
    • Date: August 4-28, 2024
    • Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
  4. La Tomatina
    • Date: July 31, 2024
    • Location: Buñol, Spain
  5. Roskilde Festival
    • Date: July 5-8, 2024
    • Location: Roskilde, Denmark
  6. Wimbledon Tennis Championships
    • Date: July 1-14, 2024
    • Location: London, England
  7. Boryeong Mud Festival
    • Date: July 19-28, 2024
    • Location: Boryeong, South Korea
  8. Essence Festival
    • Date: July 4-7, 2024
    • Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
  9. San Fermín de Nueva Orleans (Running of the Bulls)
    • Date: July 12-14, 2024
    • Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
  10. Kirkpinar Oil Wrestling Festival
    • Date: July 7-13, 2024
    • Location: Edirne, Turkey

August 2024 Festivals

  1. Edinburgh Festival Fringe
    • Date: August 4-28, 2024
    • Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
  2. La Tomatina
    • Date: August 28, 2024
    • Location: Buñol, Spain
  3. Oktoberfest
    • Date: September 21 – October 6, 2024
    • Location: Munich, Germany
  4. Burning Man
    • Date: August 26 – September 3, 2024
    • Location: Black Rock Desert, Nevada, USA
  5. Notting Hill Carnival
    • Date: August 26-27, 2024
    • Location: London, England
  6. Lollapalooza
    • Date: August 2-5, 2024
    • Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
  7. Edmonton Folk Music Festival
    • Date: August 8-11, 2024
    • Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  8. Sziget Festival
    • Date: August 7-13, 2024
    • Location: Budapest, Hungary
  9. La Vuelta a España
    • Date: August 24 – September 15, 2024
    • Location: Spain (cycling race with stages throughout the country)
  10. Boryeong Mud Festival
    • Date: July 19-28, 2024 (continues into August)
    • Location: Boryeong, South Korea

September 2024 Festivals

  1. Oktoberfest
    • Date: September 21 – October 6, 2024
    • Location: Munich, Germany
  2. Burning Man
    • Date: August 26 – September 3, 2024 (Continues into September)
    • Location: Black Rock Desert, Nevada, USA
  3. Diwali
    • Date: September 10, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated throughout India, with major festivities in cities like Mumbai, Jaipur, and Amritsar.
  4. Mid-Autumn Festival
    • Date: September 15, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated in various Asian countries, with significant celebrations in China, Vietnam, and Taiwan.
  5. Ganesh Chaturthi
    • Date: September 2-12, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated in various parts of India, with grand celebrations in Mumbai and Pune.
  6. La Merce Festival
    • Date: September 21-24, 2024
    • Location: Barcelona, Spain
  7. International Balloon Fiesta
    • Date: September 1-4, 2024
    • Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
  8. Harvest Festival (Pongal)
    • Date: September 14-17, 2024
    • Location: Tamil Nadu, India
  9. Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival
    • Date: Weekends in September
    • Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
  10. Great American Beer Festival
    • Date: September 26-28, 2024
    • Location: Denver, Colorado, USA

October 2024 Festivals

  1. Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos)
    • Date: October 31 – November 2, 2024 (Continues into November)
    • Location: Mexico, with major celebrations in Mexico City and Oaxaca.
  2. Munich Marathon
    • Date: October 13, 2024
    • Location: Munich, Germany
  3. Festival of Lights (Diwali)
    • Date: October 19, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated throughout India, with major festivities in cities like Delhi, Jaipur, and Amritsar.
  4. Sarasota Chalk Festival
    • Date: October 5-8, 2024
    • Location: Sarasota, Florida, USA
  5. BFI London Film Festival
    • Date: October 2-13, 2024
    • Location: London, England
  6. Oktoberfest
    • Date: October 1-16, 2024
    • Location: Munich, Germany
  7. Harvest Festival
    • Date: October 12-14, 2024
    • Location: Taos, New Mexico, USA
  8. Sapporo Snow Festival
    • Date: October 15-22, 2024
    • Location: Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
  9. Austin City Limits Music Festival
    • Date: October 4-6 and October 11-13, 2024
    • Location: Austin, Texas, USA
  10. Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta
    • Date: October 5-13, 2024
    • Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

November 2024 Festivals

  1. Diwali
    • Date: November 1, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated throughout India, with major festivities in cities like Mumbai, Jaipur, and Amritsar.
  2. Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos)
    • Date: November 1-2, 2024 (Continues from October)
    • Location: Mexico, with major celebrations in Mexico City and Oaxaca.
  3. Pushkar Camel Fair
    • Date: November 8-15, 2024
    • Location: Pushkar, Rajasthan, India
  4. Loy Krathong
    • Date: November 22, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated throughout Thailand, with major events in Bangkok and Chiang Mai.
  5. Buenos Aires International Jazz Festival
    • Date: November 20-25, 2024
    • Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
  6. Sundance Film Festival
    • Date: November 1-10, 2024
    • Location: Park City, Utah, USA
  7. Berlin Christmas Markets (Weihnachtsmärkte)
    • Date: November 25 – December 31, 2024
    • Location: Berlin, Germany
  8. Macau Grand Prix
    • Date: November 14-17, 2024
    • Location: Macau, China
  9. Natchitoches Christmas Festival
    • Date: November 17 – January 6, 2025
    • Location: Natchitoches, Louisiana, USA
  10. Rio Carnival
    • Date: November 8-13, 2024
    • Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

December 2024 Festivals

  1. Christmas Markets
    • Date: Throughout December 2024
    • Location: Various cities throughout Europe, including Vienna, Prague, and Cologne.
  2. Hanukkah
    • Date: December 15-23, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated by Jewish communities worldwide, with notable celebrations in Jerusalem and New York City.
  3. Feria de Cali
    • Date: December 25-30, 2024
    • Location: Cali, Colombia
  4. New Year’s Eve in Times Square
    • Date: December 31, 2024
    • Location: New York City, USA
  5. Cherry Blossom Festival (Sakura) – Southern Hemisphere
    • Date: December 2024 (exact dates vary)
    • Location: Various cities in the Southern Hemisphere, including Sydney, Australia, and Santiago, Chile.
  6. Las Posadas
    • Date: December 16-24, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated in Mexico and by Mexican communities worldwide.
  7. Kwanzaa
    • Date: December 26, 2024 – January 1, 2025
    • Location: Celebrated by African-American communities in the United States.
  8. Festival of Lights (Hannukah) – Newport Beach
    • Date: December 15-23, 2024
    • Location: Newport Beach, California, USA
  9. Winter Solstice
    • Date: December 21, 2024
    • Location: Celebrated worldwide, with notable gatherings at Stonehenge in England and Newgrange in Ireland.
  10. Tango Buenos Aires Festival
    • Date: December 2024 (exact dates vary)
    • Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina