Left behind the summer, and a busy month of events and festivals, it's time to roll up your sleeves and go back to your daily activities !! September, however, is not a stingy month of emotions. Just take a look at the events in the program, in Europe and in the world, to realize this. Spotlight on, of course, onOktoberfest, at the start the 22. World-wide event, no doubt the top among the September events.
In the 42 hectares of the "Prato di Teresa", a mega moon park and stands are set up. All the Bierzelt, or the Beer Tents, can host up to a maximum of 10000 people; each has a central stage on which the musical groups that offer traditional songs perform. At Oktoberst only 6 historic labels from Munich can be served: Paulaner, Spaten, Hofbräu, Hacker-Pschorr, Augustiner e Löwenbräu. Only these beers can be served at the tables.
For wine lovers, however, do not miss the Durkheimer Wurstmarkt, that is, the Salsicce market. In this case, however, to be the protagonist is, in fact, the wine. And in fact, it is the largest wine festival in the world.
Or, at least, it is the slogan of the organizers. The numbers are all on the side of the Durkheimer Festival, one of the most anticipated events of all the Palatinate which, every year, makes almost 700.000 visitors recorder. No wonder wine lovers from all over the world come to Bad Dürkheim to taste the approximately 300 wine selections on offer. Appointment, for two weekends of the month, in Bad Durkheim, from the 07-11 and the 14-17. Among the events of September to watch.
And it is always Germany, the landmark of the festivals. Not just gastronomy and tradition. In fact, it comes to the third edition of the Lollapalooza Berlin, one of the most renowned summer festivals. A brand that needs no introduction. A traveling festival that, between highs and lows, has become, for almost forty years, a point of reference in the field of summer music festivals. For the 2018 edition of Berlin, will be guests The Weeknd, Kraftwerk 3D, Imagine Dragons, Kiz, David Guetta, Kygo, Armin Van Buuren, Noel Gallagher, and many others. And then, many events and activities for the little ones. Without a doubt one of the September events not to be missed, the 08 and 09 days.
In the same period, in the German capital, awaits you The biggest "gay-fetish" event in Europe: the Folsom Europe Berlin. Five days during which incredible fetish parties, demonstrations and exhibitions take place. Five days of party and extreme fun in the most important gay clubs in Berlin. And not only ... a maze of clubs, markets, and bars will literally transform the streets of Berlin. And of course, incredible performances, and lots of live music. In Berlin from 05 to 09. Among the September festivals and events not to be missed.
The entertainment district par excellence of Hamburg, opens the door to one of the most anticipated events of the year. The Reeperbahn Festival It is one of the most important meeting places of the world music industry, as well as one of the most interesting festivals on the European scene, thanks to the presence of an impressive number of emerging artists. And equally impressive is the program of the festival that, for 4 intense days, will host a total of 900 events, with concerts, conferences and meetings dedicated to professionals in the sector. Much space also for art: films, shows and literature, for a total of about 50 events.
Taste and tradition for two events of September "Made in Italy". Chianti Classico Expo is the right occasion to organize a holiday in the beautiful country of art, culture, nature ... and wine. Four days in which he will be protagonist of this 48a edition of the kermesse, his majesty the wine. The historical enogastronomic review, dedicated to the wine excellences in the sign of the Chianti Classico, that is, those that can boast of the legendary "Gallo Nero". Appointment from 06 to 09. In the town of Marostica, on the edge of the Asiago plateau, from the fifteenth century one of the most incredible events is renewed and followed: the chess game with living characters. The event takes place in the even years, in the setting of Piazza Castello, during the second weekend of September.
Even cinema is the absolute protagonist, always in the Bel Paese, with the Venice Film Festival, one of the oldest and most prestigious film festivals in the world, after the Academy Awards, the Oscar. The first edition took place in the distant 1932. The aim of the exhibition is to spread cinematographic art in all its forms, in a spirit of freedom and dialogue. Who will touch the Golden Lion? This is an excellent opportunity to see, close up, your great idols.
Music. Colors. Fun. Perfume. And, a lot, a lot of wine. Here are the ingredients of one of the most awaited parties in Portugal: the Festa das Vindimas. Location, the village of Palmela, in the Setubal district, not far from the marvelous Lisbon. Every first week of September, the Portuguese village turns into a blaze of sounds, scents and colors. The protagonist, since its birth, wine, with the aim of divulging one of the main riches of the Region. With Muscat, true pride of an entire country.
Last, in chronological order, the Galway Oyster Festival, the most wild, incredible and extravagant gourmet festival in the country, with over 60 years of history behind it. After St. Patrick's Day, it is the most important event in the whole nation, which welcomes visitors from all over the world. There is no better way to celebrate the new Oyster season. At Lunch, at dinner and even at breakfast (stomach permitting). To be served with a good glass of wine and champagne, or a pint of beer.
And many events to surround. Oysters and gastronomy at the center of the Galway Oyster Festival. It is still a gastronomic event. Gourmet meetings, tastings and tastings in Galway's best restaurants, workshops and activities await you.
And, again, parades, tournaments and Oyster Olympics and, while we're there, a nice election for ... Miss Oyster. Every self-respecting festival has its Miss !!
Have fun with the best festivals and events of September 2018.