Festivals

LCD Soundsystem began 10-show Brooklyn Steel run (pics, setlist)

<b>LCD Soundsystem</b> began their 10-show run at Brooklyn Steel on Monday night (12/11), the capper to a big year for James Murphy and crew that saw them …

LCD Soundsystem

Uganda's Only LGBTQ Film Festival Shut Down By Police

Organizers say they were "shocked" by the move.<p>LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Uganda’s only gay and lesbian film festival was forced to shut down at the weekend after police stormed the venue and film-goers fled, fearing arrest, its organizers said.<p>On Saturday afternoon, the second day of …

LGBTQ

This is where FOUR prosecco festivals are set to take place in North Wales

This is what you need to know about the events celebrating one of the nation's favourite drinks

News (Wales)

Joe Russo's Almost Dead Announces 2018 Red Rocks Show

In 2016 Joe Russo’s Almost Dead made their Red Rocks debut, when they opened for Umphrey’s McGee at the famed Morrison, Colorado venue. Back in …

We tested out Hull's drive-in cinema as Christmas classic kicks off festive screenings

If you are not feeling Christmassy yet, then festive screenings at Hull's drive-in cinema might do the job.<p>My partner and I went along on Monday …

Christmas

Iceland Airwaves review: A truly wonderful outlier in the festival scene

Past experiences of Iceland Airwaves - though always a treasure trove of joy - have highlighted the practicalities of hosting a festival in a wild …

Iceland

Vadiraja Kanakadasa music festival in Udupi from Friday

The 40th annual Vadiraja Kanakadasa Music Festival would be held at the Nutana Ravindra Mantapa on the MGM College campus here on December 15 and …

India

What TV is on Christmas Day? From a sparkling Strictly special and explosive soap revelations to festive films

Christmas Day is nearly here and an integral part of it for most Brits is watching TV with the whole family.<p>So what's can you look forward to while …

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

New Hampshire Motor Speedway Country Concert Challenged In Court

Here's why neighbors say the track can't host the three-day country music festival.<p>LOUDON, NH — Officials in Loudon signed off on a three-day country …

Boston

Charm City Bluegrass Festival Announces 2018 Lineup

The 2018 Charm City Bluegrass Festival will be held at Druid Hill Park in Baltimore, Maryland. Organizers have announced the lineup for the sixth …

Wintry weather may have put paid to Zwolle ice sculpture festival

Ice sculptures at an earlier festival<p>This year’s edition of Zwolle’s annual ice sculpture festival is in doubt after the roof of the giant marquee …

Netherlands

Twiddle To Headline Red Rocks In 2018

Back in August, Vermont jam quartet Twiddle was supposed to co-headline Red Rocks with moe., but the show was canceled along with others as moe. went …

The Best Wine Festivals Across America

Wine and food festivals are paradise for wine obsessives — they’re ideal opportunities to explore wine regions and styles, to taste through dozens, …

Sonoma County

BottleRock Napa Valley 2018: Ticket Pre-Sale Is Dec. 12

Need a stocking stuffer? This could be a good one!<p>NAPA VALLEY, CA – A one-day, pre-sale of tickets to BottleRock 2018, Napa's annual Memorial Day …

San Francisco

One Month After Dmexco Shakeup, Changes Are Afoot At Cannes

AdExchanger |It’s a transformational time for Cannes Lions. After industry leaders this year criticized the festival for becoming too bloated, the …

Cannes Lions

Jack Johnson Announces 2018 Tour Dates

Singer-songwriter Jack Johnson recently wrapped a busy 2017 with his band by finishing a tour of New Zealand and Australia. Today, Johnson detailed a …

Couple engaged at 'Yes' announcement to wed on Mardi Gras float

Moments after the same-sex marriage survey result was announced, James Brechney turned to his partner Stuart Henshall at Sydney Prince Alfred Park …

Burning Man aims to increase capacity to 100,000, locals express concerns

Organisers are eyeing major expansion plans...<p>Burning Man's organisers have announced that they are aiming to expand the festival to 80,000 attendees …

DJs

Lyon's festival of lights - in pictures

Lyon’s Fête des Lumières is the world’s largest visual arts festival. It takes place every year around 8 December for four nights. The festival attracts millions of visitors from all over the world to see the visual creations by artists. This year there are 76 installations

Photography

FestEvo Reveals Game-Changing Web Platform For Festivalgoers - Noiseporn

Music festivals have evolved into a popular event for people all over the world to enjoy, especially over the summer. Tucker Gumber, CEO and founder …

Electronic Music

Week-long Iranian Film Festival starts at PNCA

ISLAMABAD, Dec 11 (APP):A week-long Iranian Film Festival has started here at Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) by organizing screening of …

Iran

Petaluma Lighted Boat Parade 2017

<b>(1 of )</b> The Holiday Boat Parade held in the Petaluma Basin on December 9, 2017. JIM JOHNSON/ for the Argus Courier<p><b>(2 of )</b> The Holiday Boat Parade …

Christmas

Did Moogfest mess up?

How the festival’s early lineup announcement sparked a conversation about tokenization and inclusiveness.<p>“Gender is over” is more of a hopeful …

Culture

IN PICS: Who will win Afropunk Battle of the Bands?

Battle of the bands hosted by Afropunk in Newtown at the weekend. Photo: Ditiro Selepe Photo: Ditiro Selepe / eNCA<p>Battle of the bands hosted by …

News (South Africa)

Charm City Bluegrass Festival expands to second day of music

Charm City Bluegrass Festival will offer festival-goers more music next year with two days of performances instead of one. The festival gathers …

Baltimore

Burning Man Looking To Expand To 100,000 Attendees, Local Communities Express Concerns

Burning Man is looking to grow its attendance capacity by nearly 50% in the coming years. Burning Man organizers met with officials from the Bureau …

Music

Montreal en Lumiere aims to show visitors the bright side of winter

MONTREAL — If you want to experience the real Montreal, come in February.<p>While it may seem a hard sell given the city’s packed lineup of summer …

Outdoors

Call of the desert: Why all roads lead to Jaipur

There’s heritage, romance and beauty around every corner of this dusty yet vibrant city. But the last decade has seen Jaipur flourish as a centre for …

India

Enter to win two passes to Contact Festival in Vancouver!

Waiting to hear back from Facebook...<p>Here’s your chance to win 2 #Contact2017 Two-Day Festival Passes!<p>Enter for your chance to win your way into …

Music

Eddie Vedder Announces Solo Shows In Brazil

Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder has announced a pair of shows in São Paulo, Brazil.

Eddie Vedder