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Events Calendar


We've picked out an entire year's worth of exciting events at stunning cities across Europe. Whether you'd like to celebrate summer in Paris or discover a winter wonderland in Prague, our Events Calendar will help you set the date and place. Get your diary at the ready, it's going to be one incredible year...

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PARIS - New Year's Day Parade

paris Date: 01/01/17 - 01/01/17

The grande Parade is held on the the Champs-Elysées to ring in the New Year. Carnival floats and brass bands will create an unforgettable festive atmosphere on the Avenue des Champs-Elysées, which will be closed off to traffic for the occasion.

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BARCELONA - Three Kings Parade

barcelona

Date: 05/01/2017

Steeped in tradition the three kings arrive by boat at the waterfront and then make their way through the streets in their grand carriages throwing sweets to on-lookers.

AMSTERDAM - Food Soul Festival

amsterdam

Date: 27/01/2017 - 29/01/2017

The Food Soul Festival transforms the Kromhouthal in Amsterdam Noord into a massive restaurant, packed with mobile kitchens offering a lip-smacking range of delicious food.

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BUDAPEST - Mangalica Festival

budapest

Date: 12/02/2017 - 14/02/2017

This food festival should not be missed, the Mangalica is a unique breed of pig originating in Hungary and the festival was created to pay tribute to it. It has now become one of the largest gastro events in Budapest and what’s more its free!

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NICE - Menton Lemon Festival

nice

Date: End of Feb - beginning March 17

The Lemon Festival celebrates the town’s citrus fruit production with massive sculptures built from oranges and lemons that have to be seen to be believed.

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DUSSELDORF - Carnival Monday

dusseldorf

Date: 08/02/2017

A giant procession full of decorated floats with people enjoying the carnival atmosphere all over the city centre.

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VENICE - Carnevale

venice

Date: 11/02/2017 - 28/02/2017

The world’s best-known baroque fancy-dress party, it’s as extravagant as Rio’s Carnaval and is a must-go to annual event.

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ROME - Carnevale

rome

Date: 28/02/2017 (TBC)

One of Italy's biggest festivals and events often last for two to three weeks before the actual carnival day. Expect horse shows, races, dancers, music and costumed performers all over the city.

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PRAGUE - Easter Market

prague

Date: 01/03/2017 - 23/03/2017

Markets are set out at the Old Town Square and Wenceslas Square. Beautifully decorated wooden huts display local traditional handicrafts and all manner of food and drink.

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AMSTERDAM - Keukenhof Gardens

amsterdam

March - May (exact dates TBC)

The world’s largest flower gardens, the Keukenhof Gardens will burst into a kaleidoscope of colours so be sure to see this magical transformation.

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FLORENCE - Florentine New Year

florence

25/03/2017 - 25/03/2017

The traditional Florentine New Year begins in the Palazzo Vecchio with a morning parade filling the streets with elaborate medieval dress and music. The celebration continues at the Piazza SS Annunziata where Florentines and visitors alike feast upon Italian cuisine at an outdoor market (9 am - 5 pm) and then enjoy an evening concert (9 pm),

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VIENNA - Opera on the Square

vienna

April - June

Not sure you like opera - why not try it for free. 180 chairs are set up on Karajan-Platz in front of a big screen so you get the perfect view of the live show without spending a penny!

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VIENNA - Schonbrunn Palace Easter Market

vienna

Date: 01/04/2017 - 17/04/2017

Soak up the atmosphere and learn more about Austrian Easter traditions, browse the main stalls that sell everything from Easter eggs to handmade traditional gifts and souvenirs.

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DUSSELDORF - Night of the Museums

dusseldorf

Date: TBC

Enjoy a different side to Dusseldorf as 40 of its museums throw open their doors at night for a culture-packed evening. One ticket will get you into all the museums taking part and you can jump on the free bus to travel between them.

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PARIS - Foire de Trone

rome

Date: TBC

Europe's largest temporary fun fair, that attracts millions of visitors every year. The fair includes rides, live shows, circus performers and much more.

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AMSTERDAM - Museum Weekend

amsterdam

Date: 08/04/17 - 14/04/17

For one special weekend each year, museums all around the Netherlands organise unique events and lower ticket prices.

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NICE - Monaco F1 Grand Prix

monaco

Date: 25/05/2017 - 28/05/2017 (TBC)

No circuit on the F1 calendar quite compares to the glamour of Monaco. Swan round Casino Square, drink champagne and watch out for VIPs on their superyachts bobbing in the harbour.

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BUDAPEST - Budai Gourmet Festival

budapest

Date: 12/05/2017 - 17/05/2017

Wineries, restaurants and artisan foodies of all sorts, showcase the best of their produce at this 3-day gastro festival. Held at Millenáris Park, the event includes tastings, classes and plenty of stalls.

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PARIS - La Nuit des Musées

paris

Date: TBC

This is a night not to be missed as Paris’s best museums open their doors after dark for free. Delve into the delights of the Louvre and see the world-famous Mona Lisa or discover something more contemporary at the cutting-edge MAC/VAL.

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PRAGUE - Czech Beer Festival

prague

Date: TBC

This atmospheric festival has over 150 varieties of beers to try including exclusive brews you can’t taste anywhere else. Make your way round each tent before relaxing in the beer garden to catch a line-up of live music.

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AMSTERDAM - Robeco Summer Nights

amsterdam

Date: June

Summer Nights series is an integral part of Amsterdam's summer cultural calendar pushing the boundaries with classical concerts, swinging jazz and lively pop offerings.

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ROME - Vatican Evening Visits

florence

Date: May - October

From May to October, you can visit the Vatican Museums at night. Every Friday, spaces like the Egyptian Museum, Raphael Rooms and Sistine Chapel open up to small tour groups so you can see these famous sights in peace.

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BUDAPEST - Buda Castle Beer Festival

budapest

Date: 11/06/2017 - 14/06/2017

One of Budapest’s top festivals is not just for beer lovers. The 4-day event takes place in the beautiful Castle courtyards where you’ll find food stalls, live music, comedy sets and of course, beer!

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VENICE - Art Night Venezia

venice

Date: July, TBC

Venice says hello the start of summer with a night of free art. Around 100 museums and galleries around the city welcome you in to enjoy a special evening of workshops, readings and concerts.

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PARIS - Midsummer Fireworks

paris

Date: July, TBC

Midsummer starts with a bang as Paris celebrates the shortest night of the year with a colourful firework display. Taking place on Ile Saint Louis, grab a spot along the Quai Saint-Bernard for the best views.

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PARIS - Paris Plages

Date: 20/07/2017 - 18/08/2017

The banks of the Seine are transformed into a cool beach scene complete with sand, deckchairs and beachy activities. Chill out after a long day of sightseeing with all the fun of the seaside - what could be better?

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BUDAPEST - F1 Budapest

budapest

Date: TBC

Head to the famous Hungaroring track for what promises to be an exciting weekend. The 2015 race was won by Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, despite Lewis Hamilton securing pole position.

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NICE - Les Concerts Du Cloitre

nice

Date: 13/07/2017 - 12/08/2017

These classical concerts take place in the Cimiez Monastery – a unique venue that only opens during this event. Enjoy balmy summer nights in Nice’s most beautiful garden and enjoy a magical view of the city at night.

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DUSSELDORF - Fun Fair

dusseldorf

Date: 14/07/2017 - 23/07/2017

Standing proud on the Oberkassel Rheinwiesen, this is the biggest funfair on the Rhine. With rides galore and plenty of stalls, it’s fun for all the family. Don’t miss the spectacular firework display on the last day.


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VENICE - Festival of the Redeemer

venice

Date: 15/07/17 – 16/07/17

A local favourite, this festival sees thousands take to the Grand Canal in boats decorated with flowers and balloons. Next, a magnificent firework display light up the Floating City. A gondola regatta follows the next day.

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