• Agricultural Winter Fair

    Agricultural Winter Fair, December 31st, 2010 @ 20:36 The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair at Toronto’s Direct Energy Centre showcases the finest in agricultural products, from sheep to home-made jam. There are vegetable and cheese competitions, livestock classes and a rodeo. The Royal Horse Show selects international show-jumping competitors. Founded in 1922, the Royal Agricultural Winter…

  • Creamfields Buenos Aires

    NCreamfields Buenos Aires, December 17th, 2010 @ 20:32 Electronic music fans get a 16-hour summer fix of their favourite trance, techno and house tunes at the annual Creamfields Buenos Aires. Party-goers take over the Buenos Aires Autodrome. More than 100 internationally renowned groups and DJs appear, along the lines of Fat Boy Slim, Carl Cox,…

  • Young Music Scene Concert

    Young Music Scene Concert December 31st, 2010 @ 23:31 Young musicians from throughout Germany perform at the showcase Young Music Scene Concert at Berlin’s famous Quasimodo music hall. The concert is part of the Berlin Festival, and is the climax of nationwide competitions that take place from August onwards. The final concert features a wide…

  • F1: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

    F1: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, August 9th 2010 @ 23:31 The Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, at the Yas Marina Circuit, is the final race of the Formula One season. Watch cars race at 200mph around the floodlit track. Built at a cost of more than US$1bn, the Yas Marina Circuit was opened in…

  • Day of the Gaucho

    Day of the Gaucho, December 9th 2010 @ 00:06 The Day of the Gaucho on 10 November is celebrated every year in San Antonio de Areco and across Las Pampas. Watch horse displays and polo tournaments, see silverwork, ceramics and colonial carpentry and glimpse the humble gaucho lifestyle. Despite Argentina’s history of European immigration, the…

  • National Warri Festival

    National Warri Festival, November 15th 2010 @ 12:01 World Invitational Hula Festival. 2805 Monsarrat Avenue, New York City Antigua’s national board game arrived from Africa’s west coast via the slave ships. Witness cunning and mental arithmetic as shells are moved about a wooden fish-shaped board at the annual National Warri Festival in St John’s Multi-Purpose…

  • Food Fun & Faith Street Fair

    Food Fun & Faith Street Fair December 1st, 2010 @ 21:27 Food Fun & Faith celebrates cultural diversity, spiritual awareness and delicious food, all while having fun! Held annually over two days at Sunset Park in Las Vegas, the event features cooking demonstrations, outdoor concerts, art exhibits and plenty more. The festival also includes many…

  • Monster Jam World Finals

    NMonster Jam World Finals December 31st, 2010 @ 23:31 The country’s biggest and baddest trucks converge on Las Vegas’ Sam Boyd Stadium for the Monster Jam Finals. Competition is tough as drivers battle it out for the highly coveted titles of Racing World Champion and Freestyle World Champion. The trucks weigh around 10,000 pounds and…

  • NASCAR at Speedway

    NASCAR at Speedway March 7th, 2010 @ 23:31 Las Vegas Motor Speedway hosts races each season during the NEXTEL series of NASCAR races. The season is split into two, a 26-race ‘regular’ season, then the ten-race ‘race for the cup’ playoff, after which a NEXTEL champion is declared. The National Association for Stock Car Auto…

  • New Year in Las Vegas

    New Year in Las Vegas December 31st, 2010 @ 23:31 Make no mistake, Sin City really knows how to let its hair down. Come to one of Las Vegas’ outrageously showy New Year bashes and you’ll see people partying as if the end of the world was nigh. The Vegas Strip is closed to traffic…