Ready to celebrate and party in offbeat and incredible unique ways? Then follow along as Short Term Housing guides you through some of the most incredible festivals around the world!
1. Sky Lantern Festival
Enchanting. Magical. Romantic. Incredible. These are all terms that can be used to describe the spectacular Sky Lantern Festival. The lanterns are traditionally constructed from oiled rice paper on a bamboo frame, and contain a small candle or fuel cell composed of a waxy flammable material. When lit, the flame heats the air inside the lantern, thus lowering its density causing the lantern to rise into the air.
2. Mighty Mud Mania
Sometimes you just have to get a little dirty. And what better place to do that then the Mighty Mud Mania Festival. Mighty mud mania is an annual event hosted by the city of scottsdale in Arizona. it began as a promotion for “shout” laundry pre-wash in 1976 and has since spread around the world.
3. Elephant Festival
Do you love elephants? Then you will absolutely love the elephant festival! Elephant Festival is a festival celebrated in India. It is held on the day of Holi festival, usually in the month of March. The festival features Elephant polo and Elephant Dance. The Elephant Festival begins with a beautiful procession of bedecked elephants, camels, horses and folk dancers. The owners proudly embellish their elephants with vibrant colors, and jewelry.
Oktoberfest is a 16-day festival held annually in Munich, Bavaria, Germany, running from late September to the first weekend in October. It is one of the most famous events in Germany and is the world’s largest fair, with more than 5 million guests attending every year. Oktoberfest is more than drinking beer; it includes fun rides, Ferris wheels, roller coasters, music, and parades to enjoy for young and old.