Do you want to see traditional folk dances, listen to the modern jazz or to visit the international art exhibition in Lithuania, you can find anything. Mostly cultural life takes place in Vilnius, but this does not mean that in other cities, nothing happens. Information about the cultural life of Lithuania in English can be found
Baptism, Vilnius. Three biblical wise men through the streets of the city, blessing the children and handing out gifts.
Jump in the lake Sartai. Races are held on the frozen lake Sartai near Ateneu. Sometimes races are held in the city of Guestos. The first race held in January. They are participants selected national races, which are held on the first Saturday of February;
Independence day of Lithuania. State holiday in honor of independence is celebrated on February 16 in the entire country. In each region the revival of the Lithuanian state are celebrating in their ownt.
Vilnius book fair. This is the largest annual book fair in the Baltic region. Annually it is visited by more than 50,000 people. The exhibition is held by Lithuanian publishers Association in the center of the “Lit-Expo”
How many beer festivals and beer festivals not only invented, so once again enjoy the taste of your favorite Beers! Worldwide there are a large number of such enterprises, their are so many to speak about it without end. Therefore, we will restrict ourselves only to the most famous and popular beer festivals .
Beer festival Munich Oktoberfest
The most important festival in the world is, of course, the Munich Oktoberfest, which, incidentally, is celebrated at the same time in other countries. The most interesting is the fact that it is celebrated from mid-September to early October, despite the name. The duration is approximately 16 days. In all that time, millions of guests have time to drink more than 10 million pints of beer ( 1 pint – 0,57 l).
Oktoberfest beer festival
The history of the festival dates back to 1810, where the first festival was held without beer, only horse racing and fair. Since all this took place in Bavaria, Munich brewers quickly found out, and, beer lovers, they quickly spread the idea, however, made one small adjustment – beer. Now Oktoberfest is held under the tents in ten giant beer “tent” in the heart of the holiday area. Continue reading
Show me one person on this planet who would not love festivals, shows, different views! Every year around the world held a variety of colorful and spectacular events, including the fireworks festivals. In this article, You will learn about the most luxurious and worthy of at least once to see their fabulous extravaganza of colour and sound, international arts festivals and fire.
Spain, Valencia, the Festival of lights Fallas, March
Winter Spanish escort that is called “fire”. The annual celebration in honour of St Joseph the Patron Saint of all defenseless occurs in several stages and starts with “mascleta” – festival of fireworks, when the whole of Valencia exploding firecrackers and other pyrotechnic articles of art. Completes the celebration of the solemn burning of giant puppets from papier-mache characters of fairy tales, parodies of stars, politicians and other public persons.
Scotland, Edinburgh, Edinburgh international festival, August
In August, the Edinburgh welcomes the world’s largest festival of performing arts. Theatrical performances, musical performances, plays, ballet and Opera amuse fans and admirers of this kind of events. Impressive fire show crowns this wonderful festival of music and acting. Continue reading