They Do What? (festivals and other insanely ridiculous parties around the world)

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From tomato fights to lighting shit on fire, the world has some pretty awesome party planners.
Toronto, OntarioTorontoOntarioDespite the blizzard, Toronto Naked Santa Run continued---in the name of raising money for Charity!...International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, Albuquerque, New MexicoInternational Hot Air Balloon FiestaAlbuquerque, New MexicoThe highlight of the Balloon Fiesta: the bee family! Mama & Papa hold hands until they reach about 100 ft, andBaby flies solo.Black Rock City NV Burning Man, Black Rock City, NevadaBlack Rock City NV Burning ManBlack Rock City, NevadaThat's one angry DaVinci OctopusBlack Rock City NV Burning Man, Black Rock City, NevadaBlack Rock City NV Burning ManBlack Rock City, NevadaTrojan Horse art installation from Burning Man 2011. Towering over the playa for a few days and eventually to be burned. Incredible project.Black Rock City NV Burning Man, Black Rock City, NevadaBlack Rock City NV Burning ManBlack Rock City, NevadaCome visit us at Bojon Balance camp at 9:15 and C. Look for the flag. Late afternoon party on Thu at 6p. Come as tour favorite Deity.Dana Point Harbor and Marina, Dana Point, CaliforniaDana Point Harbor and MarinaDana Point, CaliforniaEvery year in September they have the Tall Ships Festival with about 6-8 tall ships visiting. They have live music and a cannon battle between...Plazita Olvera Calle Olvera, Los Angeles, CaliforniaPlazita Olvera Calle OlveraLos Angeles, CaliforniaEach year on the Saturday before Easter the Blessing of the Animals takes place on the oldest plaza in Los Angeles. Thousands of dogs, cats,...Oregon Country Fairgrounds, Lane County, OregonOregon Country FairgroundsLane County, OregonThe Oregon Country Fair, an outgrowth of the counter-culture movement, has been going strong for over 40 years. This non-profit, 3 day, festival...Oregon Country Fairgrounds, Lane County, OregonOregon Country FairgroundsLane County, OregonKnee deep in creep. Cow creep. Cow tipping. Mooooo The Oregon Country Fair, an outgrowth of the counter-culture movement, has been going strong for...Oregon Country Fairgrounds, Lane County, OregonOregon Country FairgroundsLane County, OregonThe infamous March Fourth Marching Band closing down 3 days of fair magic! If you don't know these guys, get on it! The Oregon Country Fair, an...Calton Hill, Edinburgh, ScotlandCalton HillEdinburgh, Scotland#beltane #edinburgh #pagan #celtic #druid #festivalEntrerríos, SpainEntrerríosSpainEvery year at July 14th in a small stone arena locals capture wild horses and fight to cut off a bit of their tales. The price is a pig... You...Lerwick, ScotlandLerwickScotland#TroveOn - The burning of the Viking longboat at Up Helly Aa. The climax of Europe's largest fire festival. For one cold, stormy night in January,...SUMOL Summer Fest, Ericeira, PortugalSUMOL Summer FestEriceira, PortugalSka n Surf! Reggae festival next to the beach, with surf camp included! Say what? If you like a bit of 'riddim' and patois, and you enjoy the surf...Pilton, EnglandPiltonEnglandGlastonbury Festival 2013. #flags #Glastonbury #festival #cloudsBBK Live Festival, Bilbao, SpainBBK Live FestivalBilbao, SpainThe music festival of the year teamed with the street festival of the year, we’ve really outdone ourselves this time. BBK Live runs from July...Batalla de Vino (Wine Fight), Haro, SpainBatalla de Vino (Wine Fight)Haro, SpainSan Vino aka the Wine Fight aka La Batalla de Vino de Haro. The long and the short of it goes down in a village, La Rioja, the premier red wine...Playa De La Concha Donostia, Basque Country, SpainPlaya De La Concha DonostiaBasque Country, SpainThe semana grande (which literally translates to 'big week') is a week long celebration in San Sebastián where different countries put on a...Fete de Bayonne, Bayonne, FranceFete de BayonneBayonne, FranceParty for Basque Freedom at France's biggest street festival! Rain or shine, actually we prefer dancing in the rain, the streets are lined with...San Fermín, Pamplona, SpainSan FermínPamplona, SpainRun for your life (Sometimes, literally). Not a morning person you say? No better way to cure a hangover from the massive night before, than to be...
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