Jaunty June Festival Calendar
Every month has a unique flavor – a feeling that is unique to its intermediary span of time. June is no different. Summer has arrived!! It’s a cheery month, and Nature is in full-swing, so should you be. Plan your month with our June Festival calendar of the very best activities, summer events, and Tellus Trekker picks from theater, the arts and music festivals around the world this summer.
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5 Best Events on Our June Festival Calendar
GDIF Greenwich and Docklands International Festival:
If you’re looking for unfettered outdoor fun for everything this summer, you’d do well to head down to Greenwich. GDIF Greenwich and Docklands International Festival, London’s largest outdoor arts festival, full of street theater, cabaret, art installations, dance, and music events for all ages. Last year the festival featured over a hundred presentations by dozens of national and international companies with more than 100,000 people revisiting the outdoor shows in East and South London.
When: 24 June – 2 July 2016
You can check out more details regarding this festival here.
Wiltshire Stonehenge Summer Solstice:
An annual four day camping, food, beer, cider and light music festival at the Stonehenge. Imagine Stonehenge has been a gathering site for thousands of years, camping here on the solstice would be magical. Hence, the mythological stone sculptures of Wiltshire County, England attract thousands to watch the sunrise at Stonehenge on June 21st. The festival, which rendezvouses back thousands of years, celebrates the year’s longest day. More than a million people flock there every year.
When: 18th – 21st June 2016
Where: Wiltshire County
Check out the official website of Wiltshire Stonehenge Summer Solstice for more details.
Roskilde, which is one of Denmark’s oldest cities, has Viking ships, a university, a cathedral, a national laboratory, and of course, Roskilde Festival. Roskilde Festival was established in 1971 and has since then presented acts such as Arcade Fire, Beastie Boys, Björk, Black Sabbath, Arctic Monkeys, David Bowie, Coldplay, Bob Dylan , The Chemical Brothers Faith No More, Fatboy Slim to name some. This year’s eight-day festival’s final line-up has 179 acts from more than 30 countries.
When: 25 June – 2 July
Check out their awesome official website for more details.
Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest :
The Printers Row Lit Fest was organized in 1985 by the proximal South planning board to attract visitors to the Printers Row neighborhood. The festival features a jam-packed lineup of author talks, workshops, cooking demos, panel discussions music, readings, children’s programming and poetry readings and slams. Printers Row Lit Fest is dwelled on historical printer’s row, on and around the area of Dearborn Street. The lit fest includes the Lil’ lit park where kids and parents can enjoy costumed characters, performances, storytelling, sing-alongs, and special activities.
When: 11 June – 12 June
Check the official website here to know more about the festival.
EDC Las Vegas
Vegas is home to the grandest celebration for electronic dance music lovers, EDC –Electric Daisy Carnival. More than 300,000 revelers are estimated to head to the Las Vegas motor speedway June 19 – 21 for the festival, which features art, carnival rides, circus-style performances and all of the top EDM DJs. Then there is EDC Wedding Chapel, VIP Beauty Bars, Animal Circus Cart and…. Wait for it… EDC parade
When: June 17-19
Where: Las Vegas
You can get the tickets and further details from the official website of Electric Daisy Carnival.
Champakulam Boat Race:
Ever witnessed the greatest team sport in the world? Do not miss it this year. Being the prime sporting event in the world, the snake-boat race is often considered to be the vital test of endurance, speed, and skill. History supports that this heritage boat festival is in full swing from middle of 16th century. The elegantly flowing waters of the Pamba become a track on fire, once the majestic snake boats set their pace. Being the massive sporting event in the world, the snake-boat race is often considered to be the vital test of endurance, speed, and skill.
When: June 20
You can get all details regarding this festival on the Kerala Tourism website.
There’s no better way to celebrate a season, than to travel. Travel as far as you can. There are some incredible events on tap all over the planet, all the time. Here’s a taste of what you can see and do in June. Attending remarkable events like these that Almost 100,000 people will attend give you not only give you a storehouse of memories but also beautiful relationship, stories to share, and be a part of an untold history. Soooo… Go celebrate!!
Stay tuned for our festival guides every month!