Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta , 05-13.10

This festival is the stage for the serene and colorful journey of hundreds of hot-air balloons and invites adventure enthusiasts who have not lost their sense of childhood wonder to New Mexico.

Albuquerquei USA

 

FleetWeek San Francisco, 06-14.10

In addition to various aircraft and ship displays during the Fleet Week held between the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island, events including concerts and exhibitions will also be held.

 San Francisco, USA

 

Tarragona Human Tower Competition , 06-07.10

The human tower is one of the deep-rooted traditions of the Catalan culture and is included on UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage List. This year, the members of 42 teams will be competing in Tarragona to build the best, tallest human tower by climbing on one other’s shoulders.

 Contest

Tarragona, Spain

 

A Taste of the Orient >06.01

The kinetic sculpture of Takis, who discovered and interpreted the poetic beauty of electromagnetism in his works, is on display at the Tate Modern in London.

 

Paris, France

 

Nagasaki Kunchi Festival, 07-09.10

 

The history of Kunchi, the most famous harvest festival in Japan, dates back to four centuries ago. At the festival, colorful parades, dances, and Chinese-influenced dragon dances are organized.

 Festival

Nagasaki, Japan

 

MassKara Festival, 08-27.10

 

Dance competitions and concerts are organized as part of the festival where people wearing spellbinding and colorful masks meet in the streets of Bacolod.

 Festival

Bacolod, Philippines

 

The Frankfurt Book Fair, 16-20.10

 

The Frankfurt Book Fair is the most comprehensive event in the world of books and publication, both with its numbers of represented publishing companies and its visitors. The fair hosts Norway as this year’s Guest of Honor and brings publishers, authors, and their creative teams together as well as opens the doors for new business ventures.

 Fair

Frankfurt, Germany

 

Akbank Jazz Festival , 17-27.10

 

Among this year’s guests at the festival that offers a program full of music for Istanbul audiences are Gerald Clayton, Marvin Sewell, Bugge Wesseltoft, Erkan Uğur, and Kerem Görsev.

 Festival

Istanbul, Turkey

 

Albatros Polar Circle Marathon, 26-27.10

 

While runners who take part in the coldest marathon in the world become closely acquainted with the outstanding geography of the poles, they face an array of physical challenges.

 Marathon

Kangerlussuaq, Greenland

 

Diwali, 27-31.10

 

The festival of lights held in India every autumn symbolizes the end of the harvest season. This religious event where the cities are adorned with lights is also celebrated in countries including Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Singapore.

 Festival

India

 

Takis Exhibition, >27.10

 

The kinetic sculpture of Takis, who discovered and interpreted the poetic beauty of electromagnetism in his works, is on display at the Tate Modern in London.

London, United Kingdom

 

 

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