Looking for summer fun?

Here are 12 world events happening this summer:

Some events are in the United States and some events are around the world.

Can’t travel?

There’s some virtual events, too!

 

Take this tiramisu virtual cooking class live from Venice, Italy! Participate in an interactive option that’s far more fun than reading out of a cookbook. An interesting couple from Venice will show you step-by-step how to make this traditional coffee-flavored Italian dessert right from your own kitchen! Learn to cook [...]

Satisfy your inner explorer without even leaving home during this Vatican and Sistine Chapel virtual tour. Your guide takes you inside these top Vatican City attractions, along with St. Peter’s Basilica, for a truly interactive experience, complete with a question-and-answer session. Plus, you’ll see videos, photos, and more to get [...]

Make the most of the time you have at home with help from this fun Santorini virtual cooking class live experience. You’ll connect using Skype with your instructor who will take you through the steps of making traditional Santorini tomato fritters on the device of your choice. Since this virtual [...]

Naadam Festival

July 11 - July 15

Naadam Festival is the only one of its kind. It is a sophisticated and eloquent expression of nomadic culture as well as an honored celebration of a national independence and an outstanding combination of arts and sports. The core of the festival has wrestling, horse racing, and archery and embraces [...]

The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival will occur in a modified way this fall. Though there will be no live musical acts, the festival will run longer and feature over twenty signature global marketplaces like Hawaii, Hops & Barley, and Islands of the Caribbean, spaced out around the park. [...]

Boryeong Mud Festival

July 17 - July 26

Of the numerous festivals in Korea, the Boryeong Mud Festival attracts the largest number of international visitors who come to experience the benefits of Boryeong's mud while having a blast. Fully immersed in both the mud and the festival’s great atmosphere, visitors enjoy mud wrestling, mud sliding and even swimming [...]

Kandy Esala Perahera

July 25 - August 4

Kandy Esala Perahera also called the festival of the tooth of Lord Buddha is a grand festival held in Sri Lanka. Many people come from all over the world to the festival wearing elegant costumes. During the festival, there are fire-dances, whip-dances, Kandian dances and various other cultural dances. Elephants [...]

A favorite summer event, the Ketchikan Blueberry Arts Festival, has something for everyone packed into three days of fun. The combination of delicious blueberries and the creative arts is the basis for the Ketchikan Blueberry Arts Festival in Ketchikan, Alaska, but it also features music, dance, art, cuisine, contests, boats, [...]

Sweet Auburn Springfest

August 1 - August 2

Sweet Auburn Springfest is a multicultural street party in Atlanta, Georgia, that draws hundreds of thousands of festival goers every year. The family-friendly event features live music over multiple stages, several food and merchandise vendors and a Fantastic Fun Zone for kids with a variety of exciting rides and games. [...]

If you’re getting tired of cooking up your same old, go-to recipes in the kitchen, spice things up with this Withlocals curry-making virtual cooking class live from Colombo. You’ll learn the step-by-step process of how to make Sri Lankan curry live from a local. Plus, a real-time experience allows you [...]

If you’ve been bit by the travel bug lately, but don’t have the opportunity to explore Florence in real life, this virtual tour of the city’s main highlights is perfect for you. Whether you’re a frequent Florence visitor or have never been before, this tour takes you to top attractions [...]

During the Lomo Saltado Virtual Cooking Class from Perú, a chef will guide you step-by-step until you have a delicious "Lomo Saltado" in front of you to enjoy. You can also join the chef with your favorite snack and beverage if you just feel like watching them cook. Book now: [...]