Festivals


1 September 2021

16 cultural events you can’t miss in Brussels this fall

This year, contemporary art will bring the new cultural season to life once more. As from September, several large-scale exhibitions are showcasing a varied program. The […]
25 June 2021

Tomorrowland is officially canceled this year

Organizers of Tomorrowland have announced that the festival will not take place this year. The decision was taken after talks held between the mayors and the […]
22 June 2021

Tomorrowland at risk of being cancelled again: Leaders tasked to find a solution

At a press conference on Thursday June 17th, the mayors of Boom and Rumst said that the risks to public safety and health are too high. […]
25 May 2021

Braga Romana: revive Bracara Augusta

Summer is approaching and we’re all longing for a long and well-deserved holiday. Depending on where you live, you’re probably already booking some hotels or you’re […]
19 March 2021

What is Nowruz?

Nowruz is an important celebration for many around the world. Meaning ‘New Day’ in Farsi, Nowruz is the national New Year festivity celebrated in Iran and […]
18 March 2021

Tomorrowland to be postponed until the end of August

Belgian festival Tomorrowland has announced that its 2021 edition will be postponed until the end of the summer. The rationale behind the decision being the current […]
17 March 2021

Valencia’s famous Fallas festival goes virtual

Valencia launches campaign to give visibility to their Fallas festival: #MésFallersQueMai. March in València means Fallas and, although this year it won’t be possible to celebrate […]
8 March 2021

A New Mural in Brussels for International Women’s Day and La Belle Hip Hop Festival

On the occasion of the International Women’s Rights Day, a new mural signed ZOUWI is added to the Street Art Trail in Brussels. It is the […]
5 March 2021

Rock in Rio Lisbon has been postponed to 2022

The well-known Rock in Rio Lisbon festival will no longer take place as planned in Lisbon, Portugal this year, and will instead be moved to 2022. […]
26 February 2021

Celebrating Yukon Heritage Day in Canada

Yukon is the smallest of Canada’s three northern territories, situated in the northwest corner of the country’s continental mainland, with its northern border touching the Arctic […]
24 February 2021

10 unusual festivals around the world

We all love to celebrate events like the spring, harvest, religious events, and many more. A lot of them are related to tradition and history, and […]
16 February 2021

10 interesting facts about Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival

The Carnival of Rio de Janeiro is one of the most important cultural events of Brazil, attracting each year more than 5 million people and approximately […]
16 February 2021

What is Mardi Gras?

Also known as Carnival or Carnaval, Mardi Gras celebrations see people the world over taking to the streets in their finest costumes, accompanied by music and […]
15 February 2021

10 unmissable carnivals around the world

1. Rio de Janeiro Carnival, Brazil Probably the first to come to mind when we think of the world’s greatest carnival, and with good reason, the […]
12 February 2021

Rio’s Carnival is cancelled: Here’s how to celebrate it online

In a ‘normal’ world, the largest street celebration would be starting today, February 12th. Cariocas and visitors alike, would be rushing to the streets to watch […]
19 January 2021

Music festivals with 20 000 people are being held in New Zealand – without masks

Thanks to the strict health measures imposed in 2020, New Zealand has not had new Covid-19 cases of Covid-19 in recent months. Early on in the […]
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