The world is full of diversity and rich in culture which never stops celebrating. Festivals are celebrated every day and night in different parts of the globe. Here are the best festivals you can visit to satisfy your wanderlust in the month of August:
FESTIVAL INTERCELTIQUE, BRITTANY (4 – 13 AUGUST 2017)
This 9-day festival held in Lorient in Brittany celebrates Celtic culture from Scotland to Galicia. The festival is a bonanza for music lovers and around 3500 artists perform to get you entertained to the fullest. The festival also includes cultural tours and make sure that you don’t miss the Grande Parade of the Celtic Nations.
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EDINBURGH FESTIVAL, SCOTLAND (4 – 28 AUGUST 2017)
The country famous for its finest grain whiskey is never low when it comes to festivals. Almost a month long festival has varieties of activities to offer. Everything from book stalls to binge drinking, it’s a festival for everyone around the scenic mountains of Edinburgh.
GUCA TRUMPET FESTIVAL, SERBIA (9 – 13 AUGUST 2017)
Although Serbia remains secluded to the world when it comes to celebrations, this festival in the countryside of Serbia is all about living life on the higher side. With hundreds of musicians performing live in the festival, thousands of people come together to dance in the tunes of cacophonous sounds of Balkan brass and traditional gypsy wedding music.
BOARDMASTERS FESTIVAL, CORNWALL (9 – 13 August 2017)
This is a festival is for absolute junkies who love beach and watersports. The 5-day long festivals include everything from surfing competitions to BMX stunts with loud music and romantic sunset.
SZIGET, BUDAPEST (9 – 16 AUGUST 2017)
A week long festival is an absolute delight for hardcore party goers which is held on a secluded island if Danubes Abuda with hardcore metal music and several acts spread across 266 acres of land.
FFOREST GATHER, PEMBROKESHIRE (14 – 27 AUGUST 2017)
Festival in the lap of nature with wild activities makes it one of the unique festivals that take place in the month of August every year. The activities in the festival are filled with interesting skill based competitions like wild surf and tree climbing along with Live DJ and music.