Shakespeare’s birthday is celebrated around the world every April. His home town of Stratford-upon-Avon has been celebrating it for nearly 200 years
Live music festival on the banks of the River Mersey
Spring Fling 2018 comes to Glasgow, Scotland. Find a place to stay in the area with Eventful Stays today!
One of the biggest and most widely celebrated festivals in the world, there’s no better place to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day than in the Irish capital
The thousands of Irish residents in Madrid celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in style! Be a part of it by renting a great place to stay with Eventful Stays.
Take a short stroll through the village, or a hike across the countryside.
For the month of June, the rock and hip-hop Museum of Contemporary Art features bands and films from it's rooftops, giving the most amazing views over
Huge illuminations light up the sky to mark Chinese New Year during the Magical Lantern Festival which takes place in Chiswick House Gardens.
ZagrebDox is one of the most revered international film festivals in Europe and is held annually in late February/March.
The Festa dos Compadres, a traditional festival which signifies the opening of the Carnival season on Madeira Island in Portugal, is held in Santana.
The Glasgow Film Festival showcases local talent alongside international film releases.
Celebrating its 15th anniversary in 2017, the Dublin International Film Festival is Ireland’s premier film event screening foreign and Irish films.
ARCOmadrid is an International Modern Art Fair held annually in Madrid’s city centre and is said to be one of the largest contemporary art events.
The carnival celebrations in the Dalmatian coastal city of Dubrovnik are a week-long explosion of colour and tradition.
In February the infamous Carnival will be taking over the streets and squares of Madrid for a few days. A tradition in which costumes, masks and eye-c
The International Games Festival, which takes place in Cannes from 24-26 February, brings together gamers from all over the world.
Fantasporto is an international film festival which takes place in the northern Portuguese city of Oporto and which specialises in the fantasy genre.
Enjoy the Beer and Cider Festival, taking place in Petersfield
Melbourne International Comedy Festival is back in Melbourne in 2018. Book your accommodation today!
The much loved Sculture by the sea is back in Cottesloe from the 3-19 March 2017. Book your accommodation near the event today!
The Festa da Anona, or festival of the custard apple, is a local celebration which takes place in the beautiful village of Faial in Northern Madeira.
Celebrate the Irish culture and more with a series of events in and around Manchester.
One of the largest comedy festivals in Europe returns to Glasgow for another year.
Join the fun at the Moomba Festival in Melbourne. Book accommodation nearby today!
Visit the famous University of Cambridge for its annual Science Festival.
The Madeira Literary Festival is a six-day celebration of the world of books in the grand surroundings of the Municipal Theatre in Madeira.
Oxfordshire Science Festival is a great event for families with a budding scientist. Find a place to stay in Oxfordshire and have a family break away.
Semana Santa, or Holy Week, is Seville’s most important celebration of the year. The whole city takes part in processions re-enacting Biblical events.
The Belfast Film Festival celebrates the best in new and classic cinema by screening films in surroundings which enhance the viewer experience.
The London Games Festival is a ten-day event showcasing all types of games - from classic to brand new - in a variety of venues across the capital.
Now in its sixth year, Madeira Film Festival is a non-competitive event screening independent films at the island’s sumptuous Teatro Municipal.
ETNOFILm is an emerging film festival which focuses on screenings of ethnographic and anthropologic importance from around the world.
The Brixham Pirate Festival, a great day out for all the family. Book accommodation now!
Held in the Colorado Desert, Coachella is America’s largest and most famous music festival, featuring music superstars as well as emerging artists.
The Edinburgh International Science Festival is back. Book your accommodation nearby now!
Across Birmingham numerous venues take part in a festival that covers all aspects of the big screen.
Dancing, drinking, music, food and celebrations all contribute to making the Seville Fair a must visit each spring. Book accommodation with us!
Commemorating the battle of Alcoy in 1275 when St George helped defeat the Moorish forces, this is an unforgettable Spanish festival.
Celebrate St George's Day in Barcelona, also known as the most romantic day of the year in Catalonia. Book accommodation in Barcelona with us!
Carnival in Malta is a popular, colourful & exciting affair, bringing the population onto the streets of Valletta with a week of non-stop festivities.
Join in the re-interpretation of the ancient Celtic Ritual, celebrating the birth of the summer with the Beltane Fire Festival
One of the island’s most curious festas, the Madeira Onion Festival takes place at the end of May in celebration of this humble vegetable.
The Festival of Living Crafts, Art Design & Innovation is back in 2018. Book accommodation with Eventful Stays!
Visit Liverpool for its annual late night arts festival.
Houses, flats and apartments, Bed and Breakfasts and other private rentals in Suffolk, England, for the Bury St Edmunds Festival.
The annual arts festival returns to Brighton, featuring live music, theatre, dance, film and much more.
Held once again at ICA, the London Drone Film Festival is an event showcasing the very best in the emerging artistic discipline of drone film making
The Bank of Scotland Imaginate Festival showcases some of the best theatre, dance and opera for children. Find a place to stay to visit this event.
The Great Escape music festival features over 400 emerging artists from around the world, spread across 30 venues.
Birmingham welcomes all to join in the LGBT celebrations.
2-day dance music festival in Portsmouth, with headliner 50 Cent
Now in its 35th year, Dance Week Festival is an established event celebrating contemporary dance, movement theatre and mime in venues around Zagreb.
La Nit dels Museus takes place throughout Barcelona in over 70 venues. Eighty museums and cultural centres take part and activities include concerts
Sample a wide selection of beers and ales at the Cambridge Beer Festival.
Aqui Acolá is a four-day cultural festival in Madeira’s Ponta da Sol celebrating seven artistic disciplines over nine stages with workshops & concerts
Fabbrica Europa is a collection of cultural events bringing together dance, theatre and music in Florence.
Visit Oxford and join the celebration of the LGBT community.
The Cannes Film Festival will take place at various venues throughout the city.
In May, Madrid holds the “Feast of Saint Isidore the Farmer”, an annual fiesta to the patron saint of the city and of its farmers. It is one of the m
Set in the beautiful surroundings of Parc de la Villette in Paris, Sonique Villette is a week-long electronic and alternative rock music festival.
Festival of the European Short Story (FESS) was started in 2002 as one of the first festivals in Europe dedicated to short stories
The 65th Sydney Film Festival will take place in June. Book your accommodation in Sydney with Eventful Stays today!
Festival celebrations embracing the LGBT community.
The London International Fine Art Fair will take place at London's Olympia in summer, 2018. Find a place to stay nearby.
Featuring an array of live music, theatre, dance and more the West End Festival is Glasgow’s largest art event.
The Patum Festival is held each year throughout the streets of Berga near Barcelona. A festival of song, dance and processions during Corpus Christi.
Live music festival on the beaches of Cornwall.
Martićeva zone' — known as the city’s creative neighbourhood. This festival covers everything from local design, architecture, art.
Africa Oye, the UK’s biggest festival to celebrate African Music, live at Sefton Park.
The Leith Festival brings together local artists, actors, dancers, musicians and historians in a varied series of events.
Music festival focusing on a love of the American Deep South.
The Croatian Summer Salsa Festival is a celebration of Latin music and dancing in the gorgeous beachside surroundings of Rovinj in Istria, Croatia.
With some of the greatest live music of the year, the Download Festival runs for a weekend in June. Book your accommodation now!
The Cheltenham Science Festival returns in June. Book luxury accommodation now!
An amazing latin concert held on the rooftops of the contemporary arts museum by the reknown cuban band, Cubisimo!
Literature Festival spread across ten evenings, spent with authors from both Italy and abroad.
Ip-art Ipswich Art Festival returns in June to. Find your ideal self catering place to stay near Ipswich.
Secret Solstice is a unique three-day rock & electronic music festival taking place amongst the glaciers and lava fields of Reykjavik in Iceland.
The Dublin LGBTQ Pride Festival is Ireland’s biggest Pride event, welcoming thousands of visitors to join in parties, cultural events & a huge parade.
This amazing San Juan celebration lasts 5 full days, so head to Alicante for one of the liveliest celebrations in Spain. Book accommodation with us!
The annual Edinburgh International Film Festival showcases emerging new talent alongside the best in international cinema.
Venues across the city of Glasgow host five nights of live Jazz.
Celebrate the summer solstice in Barcelona this year at the unmissable Noche de San Juan. Book accommodation with Eventful Stays today!
One of the biggest and best San Juan celebrations on the Costa Del Sol and even Spain in its entirety. Don't miss San Juan in San Luis de Sabinillas!
Celebrate the summer solstice in Madrid this year at the unmissable Noche de San Juan. Book accommodation in Madrid with Eventful Stays!
The open-air annual Rockfest in Zagreb is a music gig not to be missed.
Barcelona Pride is one of the biggest LGBT Pride festivals in Europe and attracts thousands of people each year from all over the world.
Held on the Mediterranean island of Malta, Isle of MTV is one of Europe’s largest one-day festivals featuring big name pop & dance artists.
Europe’s largest gay pride celebration, Madrid Pride is due to explode into life again in summer, 2018
The Manchester International Festival is back. This biennial event showcases the very best of Manchester whilst also embracing the world!
Roskilde is one of Europe’s largest and most established music festivals. Watch the best rock and electronic artists in Denmark’s festival paradise.
Oxford have their own street party and carnival in support of the local community.
York Early Music Festival is a celebration of medieval, renaissance and baroque music with performances in historic venues across the city of York.
The Henley Festival is back in Henley on Thames. Book accommodation now with Eventful Stays!
The International Festival of Benicássim on Spain’s Costa de Azahar is one of Europe’s most popular music festivals, renowned for its top headliners.
During July a season of live jazz and blues takes over several of Edinburgh’s venues.
If you are interested in Japanese culture, food and music, take a trip to the Hyper Japan Festival in Tobacco Dock, London
Festa Major del Raval an annual summer festa major of Raval neighbourhood. Over 40 festive events include parades and dancing.
The Brazilian carnival atmosphere brings the people of Liverpool together in a bright and colourful celebration.
Held in the beautiful surroundings of Our Lady of Liesse Church in Valletta, Malta Jazz Festival is an annual event featuring a vibrant jazz line-up.
The Berlin Pride celebration, known in Germany as CSD Berlin, is one of the biggest LGBT events in Germany and welcomes over 700,000 revellers.
Camp Bestival in Dorset is a fun packed weekend of top names in music, with activities for all the family.
Located within Port Eliot, the estate is transformed into a multi-event festival.
The UK's largest annual festival of visual art, is delighted to announce details of its 15th edition.
Taking place in Hereford Cathedral, the Three Choirs Festival is a magical 7 days. Book accommodation nearby today!
Wilderness is a four-day festival set in Oxfordshire’s Cornbury Park with a focus on celebrating music and the arts whilst enjoying the great outdoors
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo embraces a colorful theme; a Splash of Tartan, playing host to a stunning array of performers.
The Edinburgh Fringe Festival is the largest arts festival on Earth, an inspiring celebration of the best performance and entertainment.
Every August, the Edinburgh International Festival transforms one of the world's most beautiful cities, held over three exhilarating weeks.
The 2018 Gracia Festival opens on 15th August 2018 for the 201st anniversary edition. The first day of the festival is a public holiday in Spain.
The August Bank Holiday Weekend in London sees the Notting Hill Carnival, South West Four Festival and Greenwich Music Time come to town.
Enjoy a weekend filled with food, drink and much more.
Burning Man is a festival which takes place from 26th August to 3rd September 2018 in a temporarily erected city in the Black Rock Desert in Nevada.
Dancing, music and masquerade – join the fun at Notting Hill Carnival, it is a vivid spectacle representing London's multicultural past and present.
Totally Thames 2018 is a large-scale festival of cultural events taking place on and around London’s River Thames during the month of September.
Month long festival of classical music, held in both Milan and Turin
The Venice Film Festival is considered one of the “big three” alongside Cannes.
Held on the city’s expansive lakes, Alstervergnügen is one of Hamburg’s biggest inner city parties with live music, fireworks and over 500 performers.
Food and drink festival, set on the stunning location next to the River Alde in Suffolk.
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