07-25-2014

Tomorrowland 2014

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Tomorrowland is a large electronic music festival held in Belgium. It used to be organized as a joint venture by the original founders together with ID&T. The festival takes place in the town of Boom, Belgium and has been organized since 2005. It has since become one of the most notable global music festivals. …

07-23-2014

Boryeong Mud Festival

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The Boryeong Mud Festival is an annual festival which takes place during the summer in Boryeong, a town around 200 km south of Seoul, South Korea. The first Mud Festival was staged in 1998 and, by 2007, the festival attracted 2.2 million visitors to Boryeong. …

07-23-2014

La Tomatina Tomato Fight

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La Tomatina is a festival that is held in the Valencian town of Buñol, a town located 30 km from the Mediterranean, in which participants throw tomatoes and get involved in this tomato fight purely for fun. It is held on the last Wednesday of August, during the week of festivities of Buñol. …

05-13-2014

Horror Nights at Universal Studios

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Halloween Horror Nights is an annual event that occurs at Universal Studios Florida. The event features haunted houses, “scare zones” and live entertainments; many of which utilize Universal’s characters and other licenses. …

05-13-2014

Whitby Gothic Weekend 2013

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Whitby Gothic Weekend, often abbreviated to WGW or simply referred to by attendees as Whitby, is a twice-yearly music festival for goths, in Whitby, North Yorkshire, England, organized by Jo Hampshire who runs Top Mum Promotions …

04-17-2014

Coachella 2014

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Last weekend in Indio, California, there was a massive three-day music festival. Over fifty musicians performed on three stages for the large crowd, which housed lots of celebrities. …

04-11-2014

Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival

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The National Cherry Blossom Festival is a spring celebration commemorating the March 27, 1912, gift of Japanese cherry trees from Mayor Yukio Ozaki of Tokyo City to the city of Washington. Mayor Ozaki donated the trees in an effort to enhance the growing friendship between the United States and Japan and also celebrate the continued close relationship between the two nations. Giant colorful helium balloons, elaborate floats, the energy-filled Parade, marching bands from across the country and a grand spectacle of music and showmanship seen only once a year are parts of the Festival …

04-08-2014

International Pillow Fight Day 2014

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People all over the world pummeled each other on Saturday April 5th. What was once an attempt at a Guinness Book world record has turned into an annual flash mob event. The International Pillow Fight Day happened in New York City, where people dressed as superheroes and villains. Feathers were flying in Washington, D.C., London, Paris, Bucharest and Berlin. …

01-19-2014

No Pants Subway Ride 2014

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The No Pants Subway Ride is an annual event staged by Improv Everywhere every January in New York City. The mission started as a small prank with seven guys and has grown into an international celebration of silliness, with dozens of cities around the world participating each year.
The 13th Annual No Pants Subway …

12-06-2013

Zombie Survival

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A zombie outbreak was staged in Spain and the innocent victims were put up to the task of surviving.

10-17-2013

Zombie Walk 2013

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Scary and hungry zombies were seen in herds as they geared up for the annual zombie walk. They gave all bystanders a truly spectacular glimpse of a terrible end.

10-11-2013

World Body Painting Festival 2013

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The 15th World Bodypainting Festival in Poertschach, Austria.

09-26-2013

Oktoberfest 2013

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Oktoberfest happens once a year and comes from a German celebration involving lederhosen, polka and lots of beer.

09-26-2013

Cosplay: Thai-Japan #3

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Cosplay: Thai-Japan Anime & Festival #3 is held at CentralWorld in Bangkok, Thailand on Mar 2013. This is only the third year and had a massive turnout.

09-17-2013

Burning Man 2013 Vehicles

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The creative and rustic vehicles at this years Burning Man festival.

09-16-2013

Burning Man 2013

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Burning Man is a week-long annual event held in the Black Rock Desert in northern Nevada, in the United States. The event starts on the Monday before the American Labor Day holiday, and ends on the holiday itself. It takes its name from the ritual burning of a large wooden effigy on Saturday evening. The …

08-29-2013

Seattle Hempfest 2013

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Seattle Hempfest is the world’s largest event advocating cannabis law reform, in a unique “protestival” environment. This annual event is held every August in Myrtle Edwards Park on the Seattle waterfront.

08-20-2013

Zombie Walk St. Petersburg 2013

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Zombie enthusiasts gathered again in St. Petersburg for the annual zombie walk. The zombies growled and stumbled down the streets just like I envision the apocalypse!

07-23-2013

Boryeong Mud Festival

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South Korea runs one of the largest and most famous festivals in the country – Sea Mud Festival in Boryeong (Boreyong Mud Festival). The festival first started in 1998. Porenskaya mud is rich in minerals and is especially useful for the skin. There are a variety of day and night programs and activities for the …

07-19-2013

World Bodypainting Festival 2013

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The “World Bodypainting Festival” is the biggest art event in this field and tens of thousands of visitors admire the wonderful work of the participants. In the 16th year, the town Pörtschach has the most impressive location in the state surrounded by turquoise water.

07-18-2013

Shipot Hippy Festival

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Shipot is a waterfall near the Voloves district of the Zakarpattia region. Each year starting July 1st, hippies, punks, rastas and children of the Earth gather for 10 days to make “Love, Peace and Wine”. First held in 1993, the main day is held on July 7th, the day of Ivan Kupala. Photos by Oleg …

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