JUNE 2016 HAPPENNINGS

Almost half the year is gone; have you been some place wonderful or done something exciting? Let’s join these fab events all around the world!

17-19 JUNE 2016: SECRET SOLSTICE
@Reykjavík, Iceland

Photo credit: secretsolstice.is

Photo credit: secretsolstice.is

Icelanders never waste their daylight: they dance all weekend long under the midnight sun! A diverse lineup of electronic, indie and urban talent is appealing, combined with Reykjavík’s breathtaking landscape. Raving in a Glacier is available as well.

23 JUNE 2016: FESTA DE SÃO JOÃO
@Porto, Portugal

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Photo credit: viajeaqui.abril.com.br

Portugal’s very own love-themed holiday to celebrate the Festival of John the Baptist has evolved into an excuse for lavish feasts and street dancing. The best local food is found on Avenida de Aliados and Don’t miss the beach bonfires at Foz!

24 JUNE – 3 JULY 2016: QUEENSTOWN WINTER FESTIVAL
@Queenstown, New Zealand

Photo credit: winterfestival.co.nz

Photo credit: winterfestival.co.nz

The winter enthusiasts would love this ten-day festival introducing a range of on and off snow wacky events, street parties, music, performances, competitions, charity events, food and fireworks amidst the picturesque New Zealand lake and mountains.

25-26 JUNE 2016: SAN FRANCISCO PRIDE
@San Francisco, California, United States

Photo credit: sanfrancisco.travel

Photo credit: sanfrancisco.travel

Once a year, everything you’ve heard about San Francisco is proudly exposed: homos and hippies, freaks and geeks, stoners and savvy entrepreneurs. The Pride parade is set to celebrate the LGBT heritage while Party on Pink rages in the streets of the Castro.

27 JUNE – 3 JULY 2016: WORLD BODYPAINTING FESTIVAL
@Portschach, Austria

Photo credit: fest300.com

Photo credit: fest300.com

The human body has been used as a canvas, from make-up to tattoos, to narrate every culture in history. There also occurs the Body Art Fashion Show combining fashion and body painting in a very interesting way. A face-painting tent for the little ones allow kids to enjoy this fest as well.

Presented by Thanisara Ruangdej