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  • Smurfs Year at Brussels Expo

    To celebrate the 60th anniversary in fitting style, 2018 will be Smurfs Year with the Smurf Experience, from June 9 at Brussels Expo

  • Thailand International Kite Festival in Hua Hin

    This year, the event will see 20 kite flying teams from many different countries, including Switzerland, Germany and France

  • Cherry Blossoms in Japan

    Cherry blossom or ‘Sakura’ is synonymous with Japanese spring as the whole country becomes awash with pink

  • Sinulog Festival, Cebu

    Starting January 15, 2018, Sinulog Festival is one of the most grand and colourful festivals in the Philippines

  • Ghent Light Festival 2018

    This year the festival will take place from January 31 to February 4

  • Silk River 2017, Kolkata

    Started on December 6, a group of contemporary artists, historians, writers and musicians from the UK and India have set out on a unique 11-day-long journey to explore the...

  • Tollwood Winter Festival 2017, Munich

    The Munich Tollwood Winter Festival, being held from November 23 to December 31, will feature international theatre acts next to the scenery of the international ‘market of ideas’

  • Pushkar Mela, Rajasthan

    The ongoing Pushkar Mela in Pushkar near Ajmer is an eight-day-long festival organised by Rajasthan Tourism and District Administration every year

  • Confucius Culture Festival

    Shandong hosts the Qufu International Confucius Culture Festival which is held every year between September 26 and October 10 in Qufu City, the hometown of Confucius.

  • Kota Adventure Festival, Rajasthan

    Originally started off to boost tourism, this festival is ideal for adventure sports lovers

  • Red Sea International Jazz Festival, Israel

    The 31st Red Sea International Jazz Festival in Eilat will take place this year at the Eilat Port, from August 27-30, 2017

  • Independence Day Celebration, Delhi

    The Prime Minister's speech is followed by march past of divisions of the Indian Armed Forces and paramilitary forces, featuring parades and pageants

  • Dok Krachiao Blooming Festival, Thailand

    One of Thailand's most popular natural sights, Dok Krachiao – or Siam Tulips – can be seen in bloom in the Pa Hin Ngam and Sai Tong National Parks

  • Taiwan International Balloon Festival

    The 2017 hot air balloon festival runs from June to August and visitors will continue to throng the area to witness big and colourful hot air balloons float through...

  • Sao Joao Festival, Goa

    Held every year on June 24, Sao Joao Festival is the feast of St John the Baptist

  • Jacob’s Ladder Festival, Israel

    The Jacob’s Ladder Festival is a folk music festival in Israel, held twice a year in Nof Ginosar on the shores of the Sea of Galilee in the North...

  • Mega Tulip Festival, Jammu and Kashmir

    A first-of-its-kind initiative of the Jammu and Kashmir government, the ongoing Mega Tulip Festival is showcasing Asia's largest tulip garden

  • Wonderful Indonesia Music Festival

    Wonderful Indonesia Music Festival, to be held in the island of Batam in the Riau Islands province on March 31, will see British jazz-funk-soul band Incognito present its tunes...

  • Braj Holi, Rajasthan

    The two-day Braj festival in Rajasthan is held every year in the Shukla Paksha of the Phalgun month, a few days prior to Holi

  • Winterlude Ottawa

    The event was initiated in 1979 to celebrate Canada’s unique northern climate and culture

  • Jaipur Kite Festival

    Visitors can enjoy colourful kites in a variety of shapes and sizes during the day, whereas the celebration will feature fireworks in the evening alongside kites with lights in...

  • Yas Winterland Festival

    UAE’s Yas Island is hosting the first edition of ‘Yas Winterland Festival’ for an entire month of family-friendly events, activities and offers this festive season

  • Jal Mahotsav, Madhya Pradesh

    After a successful first edition of Jal Mahotsav, MPSTDC will be extending the activity-based event to a month-long festival, starting on December 15, 2016

  • The Las Vegas Great Santa Run

    The Las Vegas Great Santa Run is a globally recognised holiday tradition that attracts international tourists across various segments, alongside local families, businesses and individuals

  • San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival

    The festival includes gourmet food, wine and beer tastings, celebrity chefs, cooking demonstrations, wine appreciation classes and auctions

  • The Mahindra Kabira Festival, Varanasi

    The Mahindra Kabira Festival will run from November 4 to 6, 2016, at the Darbhanga and Assi ghats of Varanasi

  • Oktoberfest 2016, Munich

    The festival will feature Munich's largest and most traditional breweries. With around six million people attending this jamboree every year, it has become an important...