15 Strange And Incredible Festivals From Around The World – Part 1

 

Festivals are an important cultural phenomenon in most countries. While many festivals are in honor of something fairly ordinary, such as winter, harvest time or art, there are some decidedly weird ones out there, too! Some of these 15 strange and incredible festivals are definitely unusual, whereas others are simply cool or beautiful. Have you ever attended one of these awesome festivals? Or have you been to a weird and wonderful festival that we haven't listed here? Feel free to let us know in the comments section below.

 

Don't forget to check out part 2 below:
15 Strange And Incredible Festivals From Around The World – Part 2

 

Yi Peng Lantern Festival, Thailand

 

Onam Harvest Festival, India

 

Uzgavenes Winter Festival, Lithuania

 

Mount Gaina Maidens Fair, Romania

 

The Monkey Buffet Festival, Thailand

 

Skagit Valley Tulip Festival

 

Tomatina Festival, Spain

 

 

Sapporo Snow Festival, Japan

 

Kukeri Festival, Bulgaria

 

North Carolina Merfest

 

Winter Light Festival, Japan

 

Fiesta de la Candelaria, Peru

 

Las Fallas Festival, Spain

 

Winter Scareaway Festival, Slovenia

 

Holi Color Festival, India

 

Visiting some of these festivals would be the experience of a lifetime, but a few of them look a little on the creepy side, so we might steer clear of those!

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Don't forget to check out part 2 below:
15 Strange And Incredible Festivals From Around The World – Part 2