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The craziest food festivals in the world

You have not once in my childhood I heard about what food not to play.

However, in some cities, the food is not only not forbidden to play, but encouraged her worship, throwing, cutting and other improper actions.

Here are 10 holidays, where you can pay tribute to your favorite products and plenty of fun.

Throwing oranges, Italy

Every year, inhabitants of Ivrea in Italy is celebrated three days before lent, pelting each other with oranges. According to the legend, a medieval Prince of Ivrea was so stingy that gave its farmers only one pot of peas every six months. In protest, residents began throwing on the streets of peas. After a few years, pea has been replaced by oranges, which also abounded in southern Italy. During the implementation of a tradition of throwing of oranges, revelers caught up in the crowd of the parade throw these fruits. Quite often this also leads to a small injury, because it is best to bring your goggles and helmet.

Skating cheese on Cooper’s hill, England

Every spring in England arranged a festival in which a large wheel of cheese is rolled down a steep hill and dozens Continue reading

10 unusual festivals in March

To learn the specifics of the March holidays and enter the new date in the travel calendar will help spring gala guide.

National day of women of color (USA)

The holiday was introduced in 1986 with the main objective – to provide support to indigenous inhabitants of Africa, and India. Alaska, Asia, Latin America and the Pacific Islands. On this day, many women’s organizations hold conferences, exhibitions and concerts aimed at combating racism. Street mobs distributed literature – books on the rights of indigenous peoples and their rich culture.

National grandmother’s day (France)

Date . the first Sunday in March

Every year on the first Sunday of March in France marks national day grandmothers. On this day, French women in years (the brave Continue reading

New tradition of summer festivals BBQ

26 August 2015 international network of shopping centers SELGROS Cash & Carry, with the support of administration of the Volgograd region for the first time held in the shopping center “SELGROS” in Volgograd famous summer festival for professional clients.

According to the traditions of the festival was dedicated to the art of cuisine open fire and barbecue. Professional clients have been able to fully enjoy the hospitality of the company, to enjoy fresh seafood prepared according to traditional recipes in the performance of the true masters, as well as to test their strength in their own culinary experiments.

“I am delighted to welcome you to our first summer festival for our professional customers and partners in Volgograd. Similar events are held every year by our company, and I am glad that this year the tradition of summer festivals will continue in this city. We will show you the secrets of cooking barbecue. First of all, the key to a successful dish is quality meat. We are proud that through our meat departments in which in addition to our partners and suppliers the company also offers its own products, clients “SELGROS” can get only the best. I would like to thank the partners for their support and participation in the festival, as well as employees “SELGROS” who organized this event,” commented the shopping centre Manager SELGROS in Volgograd Anatoly Kiselev Continue reading

Festival "Boldino autumn"
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MOSCOW UNION of COMPOSERS
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Another world in Cannes
Celebrities on the red carpet of the Cannes film festival, salsa, Kizomba and Zumba as a warm up before dynamic Pantiero festival, which returns this year in a new format.…

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