Every year, the Festival of St Mark (or Feria de San Marcos for the bilingual readers) is held every year in mid-April for approximately 3 weeks, in the city of Expoplaz, Aguascalientes, Mexico. The exact dates are inconclusive but the fair is usually set around April 25th, which is the day of the main feast. Round…
Semana Santa, otherwise known as Holy Week, is an extremely important holiday in Spanish-speaking country but is celebrated with the most enthusiasm and anticipation in Seville, Spain. The holiday, held from Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday, is celebrated with religious devotion, art, parades and dances to commemorate the death of Jesus Christ.
The seventh annual Pebble Beach Food and Wine Festival is a four day extravaganza taking place in Monterey, California from April 10th-April 13th. With 250 wineries offering their goodies and over 75 celebrity chefs giving away their slicing and dicing secrets, this is every foodies dream!
Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is a two-weekend festival of (you guessed it!) arts and music, that extends over the course of six days in total and takes place in Indio, California. The event features music from various genres, such as rock, indie, hip hop and electronic, on multiple stages.
Writers and poets alike have always found themselves drawn towards the city of Bath, England (and for good reason). The Bath Literature Festival has been a March staple since the 1990’s and attracts some of the most successful, modern authors in the world (the name J.K. Rowling ring any bells?).