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Scotland continued.......14 - 1918 – 27 23 – 03 Aug 25 - 02AugAUGUST01 - 23 01 - 25 08 – 3109 - 25 21 - 24AUGUST02 - 01 Sept 23 – 25visual art and photography. At the end of August, the Trnfest festival will be rounded off by the international street festivalMaribor :The International puppet festival	www. lg-mb.si Radovljica: Avsenik 2013 Festival of Slovenian popular folk musicMaribor Festival :17 concerts of the main festival programme and 3 accompanying concerts will be performed by over 200 musicians from all over the globeKamnik :Days of national costumes Traditional procession under the Alps. More than 2000 different ethnic costumes from all Slovenian provinces, joined by guests from Croatia, Hungary, Austria and Italy, www.kamnik-tourism.siMaribor : Festival of the Old Vine Concerts, wine tasting, traditional Slovenian food sampling and the Old Vine grape-gathering ceremony. www.maribor- pohorje.siLjubljana 11th Salsa Power Festival learn salsa from scratch or improve their skills Ljubljana :marathonLjubljana : LIFFE 24rth International Film FestivalContemporary films from around the world, www. liffe.siTarragona: Tàrraco Viva Festival celebrating this international cultural festival dedicated to and specialising in the history of the Roman period. www.tarracoviva.comJerez : The Feria del Caballo The most important equine heritage event in Spain. Superior displays of horsemanship, bullfights and flamenco Ibiza : Medieval Fair Craft markets, wizards, witches, puppets, jugglers, jesters, knights, princesses, princes, dragons, falconry, artists and craftsmen, as well...Montmeló, Barcelona : The Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix Madrid : The Fair de San Isidro Madrid’s largest fiesta, offers the chance to don traditional castizo finery, feast on delicacies, soak up flamenco, zarzuelas and Latin celebrationsSeville : International Puppet Festival for both adults and children. The best national and international companies performCastrillo de Murcia : El Colacho The Baby-Jumping Festival. Since 1620 the town celebrated Corpus Christi with a bizarre event, grown men dressed as the Devil leaping over a row of babiesCartagena 8 : La Mar de Músicas (Sea of Music) Festival, one of the best festivals of global sounds in Europe Barcelona: Festival of Song - Festival also presents public concerts with well known singers, pianists and guitarists. www.barcelonafestivalofsong.comCórdoba Gran Teatro : International Guitar Festivalwww guitarracordoba.com Madrid : Gay Pride Celebrations The main event is the carnival-style parade through the city which ends with a huge party. Penedès, Barcelona : VIJAZZ innovative festival that combines the world of wine with jazz music www.vijazzpenedes.comAug(tbc)Madrid : Titirilandia International Puppet Theatre FestivalPamplona : Encierro: Fiesta de San Fermín - The Bull Run, is conducted along an 800m stretch of the town’s streets towards the bullring. www. bullrunpamplona.comSEPTEMBER04 – 14 04– 07 (TBC)19 - 28OCTOBER17 1926NOVEMBER06 - 17SpainMAY05 – 2511 - 18 09 - 1109 - 11 10 - 1915 - 24JUNE15Tbc .26 – 05 JulScone Palace. Demonstrating the importance of game and other wildlife to the Scottish countryside. www.perthfestival.co.uk Stornoway : 14th Hebridean Maritime Festival, Displays, sailing tuition and challenges to suit all tastes. www.sailhebrides.info Edinburgh : International Jazz and Blues Festival www.edinburghjazzfestival.co.uk Glasgow: Commonwealth Games www.glasgow2014. com Aberdeen : International Youth Festival 11 days of music, dance and theatre. www.aiyf.orgEdinburgh : Military Tattoo Military extravaganza with breath-taking displays. www.edintattoo.co.uk Edinburgh : Festival Fringe	The world’s largest Arts festival.www.edfringe.comEdinburgh : International Festival 3 weeks of the best opera, theatre, dance and classical music from around the world www.eif.co.uk Edinburgh : International Book Festival www. edbookfest.co.ukBlair Atholl: International Horse Trials & Country Fair held at Blair Castle www.blairhorsetrials.co.uk29 – 30 AugustLjubljana :The Trnfest, an international summer in the fields of music, theatre, dance, film, fine art,SEPTEMBER04 - 1406 18 - 20 23 – 28 26 – 05 OctOCTOBER10 – 17 25 26DECEMBERSloveniaMAY07 - 1122 - 24 24 – 08 JuneThe Highlands : Blas Festival Celebrating the culture of traditional music and gaelic in the Highlands. www.blas-festival.com Braemar : Traditional Highland games and gathering. www.braemargathering.orgAyr : William Hill Gold Cup Festival Ayr Race Course www.ayr-racecourse.co.uk Gleneagles Hotel: Ryder Cup 2014 www.rydercup. comThe WIgtown Book Festival Scotland’s National Book Town a haven for book lovers, over 1⁄4 million second hand books www.wigtownbookfestival.comImverness: Royal National MOD Gaelic festival - famous for celebrating our Gaelic linguistic and cultural heritage. www.ancomunn.co.uk Blair Atholl : Glenfiddich Piping Championships International competition. www. glenfiddich.comBlair Atholl : Glenfiddich Fiddle Festival showing 8 of Scotland’s finest traditional musicians www. glennfiddich.comFESTIVE EVENTS and markets throughout Scotland www.visitscotland.comMarina Portorož Yacht Club : Internautica International Boat Show www. internautica.net Cerkno - 19th Jazz International Festival www. jazzcerkno.siBohinj : 8th International Wild Flower FestivalGuided botanical tours showing the vast array of plants and flowers in different settings, as well as craft markets, exhibitions, concerts and workshops. www.bohinj.siIdrija : 33rd Lace Festival The town literally breathes the lace making tradition during the festivalLjubljana : Summer Festival - established over 50 years ago. www.ljubljanafestival.si/en/ Ljubljana :54th Jazz Festival a connoisseur’s choice of music and offers an exciting insight into creativity in contemporary jazz.Ljubljana: The Ana Desetnica international street theatre festival will bring together a large number of street artistes, clowns, circus performers, jugglers, tightrope walkers, fire-eaters, musicians, “provocateurs”, dancers and actors.Koper :Mediterranean International Folklore Festival www.drustvo-val.si www.miff.siJUNE20 – 22JULY01 - 01 02 - 0502 – 0502 – 06SeptJULY01 - 12 02 - 0604 - 0605-24 06 - 14You can see all editions of the Guide and magazine at www.ontheroad.co.uk19European Events


































































































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