If These Festivals Aren’t Fun, I Don’t Know What Is! (Part I)

Everyone likes a fun festival!  The music, the crowds, the costumes, and the excitement.  This is Part 1 of a list of some of the most interesting and curious festivals from around the world.

Carnevale di Venezia (Venice, Italy)

Everfest
Sentieri Italiani
Green Line Tours

 

International Balloon Fiesta (Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA)

TripSavvy
When In Your State
mustseeplaces.eu

 

International Ice And Snow Festival (Harbin, China)

worldtravelguide.net
People’s Daily Online
World Festival Directory

 

La Tomatina (Buñol, Spain)

Around The Globe
Holidays Genius
The New York Times

 

Running of the Bulls (Pamplona, Spain)

World Traveller
travelwithaccess.com

 

Mud Festival (Boryeong, South Korea)

Koreal Trip
Red Bull

 

Songkran Water Festival (Chiang Mai, Thailand)

travel Service
asia dmc

 

Carnaval do Brasil (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

notallwhowanderarelost.com
The Rio Times
The Telegraph

 

Mardi Gras (New Orleans, USA)

Thrillist
The Advocate
wwno.org

 

Gay Pride Festival (San Francisco, USA)

MSNBC.com
ABC7 News
The San Francisco Examiner

 

Holi (New Delhi, India)

National Geographic
Remember Forever
W Michael Tirone Photography

 

Up Helly Aa (Lerwick, Scotland)

The Telegraph
HighEnd-traveller.com

 

Oktoberfest (Munich, Germany)

Daily Mail
Malay Mail Online

 

Sky Lantern Festival (Pingxi District, Taiwan)

Taiwan News
Vimeo
Khichdi Online

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