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Lithuania continued.......JULY26 – 27AUGUST01 – 02OCTOBER16 – 19NorwayMAY05 - 0921-3121–04JuneJUNE05 - 0820 – 29 2121-2823JULY03 – 0609 - 12 14 -1916 – 2224 – 2624 – 27AUGUST05 – 09 06 – 1016 – 23 20Klaipīda:Sea Festival Over 100 different events, such as ceremonies, processions, exhibitions, concerts, street festivals, markets and others. Find out more about this event on: http://www. jurossvente.lt.Zarasai : Galapagai Festival , international rock, other entertainments dancing, learning handicrafts, performing music themselves, relaxing in a sauna and bubble bath!! !www.galapagai.lt.03 – 05 17 – 19DECEMBER6/7 +13/14 10 – 12Varanger: King Crab Festival Focus on one of the specialties of Norway’s northernmost region, the king crab. Concerts, art exhibits, king crab fjord safaris, gourmet evenings. www.polarspectacle.no Hardanger Food Festival, Eidfjord. www.hardanger- matkulturfestival.noOslo- Norsk Folk Museum - Christmas Fair www. christmas-markets.org Oslo:Days of Peace The Nobel Peace Prize is awarded on the 10th followed by torch light procession, concerts and exhibitions.Christmas Markets see www.christmas-markets.orgVilnius Jazz“ The International Festival „Vilnius Jazz“ the oldest annual Jazz festival held in Vilnius,	Poland International artistsMAY25 – 01 JuneJUNEKrakow:International Film Festival, one of the oldest European film festivals presenting history of Polish Jews recent documentaries,animated films and dramas. www.cracowfilmfestival. plKrakow :Great Parade of Dragons gigantic dragons on boats, bars, water-powered scooters. Rich pyrotechnic cover, spectacular lighting effectsWarsaw :Mozart Festival performed by the Warsaw Chamber Opera. The complete works of Mozart Poznan :Malta Festival Poland’s largest festival of dramatic, street and open air theatre www.malta- festival.plKrakow: The festival of the Jewish Culture one of most important and biggest events of this type in world www.jewishfestival.pl Warsaw : International Street Art Festival Every street, bridge, tunnel and building in the city plays host to street performers, entertainers, artists and sculptors eager to show off their worksWrocław -: Brave Festival opposed to the ethnic cleansing of people from their own cultures and their own sensibilities Gdynia : Heineken Open’er Festival 50,000 people each day at this major pop concertGdańsk Baltic Sail :Jubilee Sailing Meeting - the purpose of the BALTIC SAIL is to rescue old sailing yachts through the promotion of sea tourism on the Baltic Sea. www.gdansk.plGdańsk::FETA International Festival of Open Air and Street Theatre www.gdansk.pl Wolin: Slavs and Vikings Festival (Festiwal Słowian i Wikingów)Gdańsk:St. Dominic’s Fair - medieval tradition combining entertainment and handcraft. Concerts, games, theatre performances and sport events Gdańsk: Shakespearean Festival www.gdansk.plNational :Anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising. 200,000 people lost their lives in the fight against Nazi occupation during the Warsaw Gdańsk:St. Dominic’s Fair - medieval tradition combining entertainment and handcraft. Concerts, games, theatre performances and sport events Szczecin International Fireworks Festival - Pyromagic & Music Wave The best pyrotechnic companies from all over the world rival against each other.Székesfehérvár: Pannonien Royal Days in the Town of Royals, the international folk dance festivaL. www.royaldays.huHardanger :Kinsarvik Blossom Festival Traditional country music and folkdance festival www. hardangertun.no Bergen: NATTJAZZ Northern Europe’s biggest jazz festival with music ranging from trad jazz to World Music www.nattjazz.no Bergen :International Festival One of Bergen’s artistic highlights. Music, dance, theatre. www.fib. noKopervik:VIKING FESTIVAL. Historical play, saga tales, competitions, marches, market, concerts, Viking camp. www.vikingfestivalen.no Oslo: Euro Pride www.europride.infoTromso :Midnight Sun Marathon With other competitions at midnight and concerts and entertainment www.msm.no Harstad:North Norway Festival The region’s largest cultural event, with performing and visual arts www. festspillnn.noNational :Midsummer Night Celebrations and bonfires throughout.Skudeneshavn :Skudefestivalen Coastal culture festivals with a maritime focus and traditional music, folklore www.skudefestivalen.no Alesund :Boat Festival www.batfestivalen.no Molde : International Jazz Festival Norway’s largest jazz festival, with more than 400 performers, www. moldejazz.noLofoten: Midnight Sun Festival Music & Arts Festival. www.midnightsunfestival.net Lofthus:.Sweet Cherry festival, www. morellfestivalen.noBergen: Tall Ships Race www.tallshipsbergen.noOslo: The Øya Festival an arena for musical, visual and cross-cultural performances. Lofotr :Viking Festival With markets, competitions, handicrafts and activities for the whole family www.lofotr.noOslo: Chamber Music Festival top-class chamber music from Norwegian and international musicians www.oslokammermusikkfestival.no Oslo Marathon www.oslomaraton.noPoland-Museum of theJuly 09 - 2827 - 06 July 27 – 06 JulJULY02 - 09(tbc)03 - 06 03 - 0610 - 13 26 – 28 26 – 17 Aug29 - 07 AugAUGUST01 26 – 17 Aug 09 – 1020 – 24SEPTEMBERSEPTEMBERKrakow :‘Bajit Chadasz’ Jewish Culture Month - Discussions, lectures, concerts and exhibitions.01 – 02 Mid June – late05 -07 10 - 2023 – 29OCTOBER03 - 05 03 – 06Bergen :Food Festival Focusing on local food and entertainment. www.matfest.no Oslo:Ultima Contemporary Music Festival Norway’s largest contemporary music festival with concerts performances www.ultima.noTrondheim International Chamber Festival www. kamfest.noHardanger Fruit and Cider Festival, www. siderfestival.no Bergen:Nina Grieg Festival Music festival for young voices01 – 07 06 – 1328www.judaica.plZielona Góra International Festival of the Folklore.. The best worldwide folk teams arrive to dance and show traditions and customs of their countries Zielona Góra: Wine Festival- this area has a winemaking tradition which dates back to the 14th century. The streets offer colorful, boisterous street parade, concerts and theatre performances and of course wine tasting.Warsaw: MarathonYou can see all editions of the Guide and magazine at www.ontheroad.co.uk17European Events


































































































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