1. Songkram - Thailand
This festival is between April 13th and 15th. This is the world's biggest water fight. This celebration marks the beginning of the Thai New Year.
This even happens on the last Wednesday in August. The town of Bunol is splattered with thousands of crushed tomatoes. This is considered to be the worlds biggest food fight. I think this would be totally awesome to be able to do. It would be nice to throw the tomatoes at my husband! lol
This event either takes place on the last weekend in August or the first weekend in September. The electric picnic is a world-renowned music festivals.
Mardi Gras is celebrated the day before Ash Wednesday. This is usually a carnival with singing, dancing, colorful costumes, confetti spray, food, drinks and street parties.
This event opens July 4th and lasts for 3 days. The competition opens with a community breakfast and dance. Then during the next two days will be the sandcastle building. There is also a street fair.
This festival starts from late September to the first week of October, it usually lasts 18 days. It has free-flowing beer and street parties. There is an estimate of six million people that come and celebrate.
This festival is in January and it is one big cultural event. Sydney transforms into a big city of music, dance and has visual spectacles.
This festival is the Friday before Ash Wednesday lasting til Ash Wednesday. They have street parties that are filled with music, parades, food and drinks.
This event is celebrate on November 1st. The families gather to pray for their deceased relatives. They also decorate with food, candles, skulls and marigolds to welcome the souls back to earth. People are dressed as skeletons and have parades throughout the streets,.
This event will be on October 25, 2014. This is a 5k run. You can run alone ot team up with a partner. But you will be running for your life, don't let the zombie's get you. You must finish with one health flag to survive. Zombies will chase you through all different kinds of obstacles. Do you have what it takes? I would love to go this year!