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Festivals and Events, November 2018

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By KAREN BRADBURY | Stars and Stripes | Published: October 31, 2018

Austria

VIENNA: Viennale, Vienna International Film Festival, through Nov. 9.

STRADEN: Jazz Liebe, jazz, blues and world music festival in venues throughout Styria and bordering Slovenia, various dates through Nov. 24.

VIENNA: Wien Modern, contemporary music fest, Konzerthaus, through Nov. 30.

ZELL AM SEE: WOW Glacier Love, ski season opening party, Nov. 2-4.

LINZ: Wildstyle & Tattoo Messe, tattoo convention, Tabakfabrik, Nov. 3-4.

RUST: Timeless Autumn, celebration of the new wine, Nov. 3-4.

VIENNA: Tattoo Convention Vienna, Arcotel Wimberger, Nov. 3-4.

GRAZ: Ice Challenge, figure skating competition, Nov. 7-11.

VIENNA: International Book Fair, Messe, Nov. 7-11.

VIENNA: Voice Mania, international a cappella festival, Nov. 9-Dec. 2.

VIENNA: KlezMore Festival, highlights Jewish music, Nov. 10-25.

VIENNA: Freeride Film Festival, footage shot by skiers and snowboarders, Gartenbaukino, Nov. 15.

VIENNA: Vienna Comic Con, Messe, Nov. 17-18.

VIENNA: Art Week, focuses on contemporary art, Nov. 19-25.

VIENNA: Bluebird Festival, songwriter festival, Porgy & Bess Jazz Club, Nov. 22-24.

VIENNA: Craft Bier Fest Wien, beer tasting, Marx Halle, Nov. 23-24.

ISCHGL: Top of the Mountain Opening Concert, Jason Derulo performs, Nov. 24.

ST. ANTON: Season opening celebrations, includes night skiing competition and performances by Anastacia and Mel C., Nov. 29-Dec 1.

VIENNA: Viennese Red Cross Ball, theme is “Vienna meets Sweden,” Town Hall, Nov. 30.

 

Belgium

BRUSSELS: Halloween Festival, Museum of Fantastic Art, through Nov. 4.

LIEGE: Fall fun fair, through Nov. 11.

FLOREFFE: Wine and Cheese Festival, football grounds, Nov. 2-4.

SAINT-HUBERT: Saint Hubert Feast, Nov. 3.

BRUSSELS: Japan Com Brussels, Tour & Taxis, Nov. 3-4.

TOURNAI: Salon Brocante, antiques fair, Expo, Nov. 3-4.

BRUSSELS: Big Bang Festival, music festival for young audiences, Bozar, Nov. 4.

BRUSSELS: Brussels Tattoo Convention, Tour & Taxis, Nov. 9-11.

BRUSSELS: Public beer brewing session, Cantillon Brewery, Nov. 10.

NAMUR: Antica, antiques fair, Namur Expo, Nov. 10-18.

YPRES: Armistice Remembrance, Nov. 11.

BRUSSELS: Interclassics Brussels, classic auto show, Expo, Nov. 16-18.

BRUSSELS: Cocoon, fair for home interiors and decor, Expo, Nov. 17-25.

BRUSSELS: art 3f, international contemporary art fair, Expo, Nov. 23-25.

BRUSSELS: Les Nocturnes du Sablon, culinary festival, Sablon, Nov. 29-Dec. 2.

LIEGE: Village de Noel, Belgium’s largest Christmas village, Nov. 30-Dec. 30.

BRUSSELS: Winter Wonders, Christmas market and skating rink, Nov. 30-Jan. 6.

 

Croatia

BUZET: Festival of Istrian Truffles, Nov. 3-4.

ZAGREB: Zagreb Night Run, Nov. 4.

HRVATSKO ZAGORJE: Zagorje Blues Etno Festival, Nov. 5-8.

ZAGREB: Zagreb Film Festival, Nov. 11-18.

RIJEKA: Jazztime International Jazz Festival, Nov. 15-17.

KARANAC: Cvarack fest, celebrates traditional cuisine, Nov. 24.

 

Bosnia-Herzegovina

SARAJEVO: Jazz Fest Sarajevo, Nov. 1-4.

 

Czech Republic

PRAGUE: Alternativa, festival for progressive music, through Nov. 3.

PRAGUE: Strings of Autumn, music festival, various dates through Nov. 10.

PRAGUE: Praga Cantat, choir festival, Nov. 1-4.

PRAGUE: Nouvelle Prague, showcase of Czech and overseas bands, Staropramen Brewery, Nov. 2-3.

PRAGUE: Whisky Life, Bethlehem Chapel, Nov. 2-3.

PRAGUE: Gladiator Games, free-style motocross show, O2 Arena, Nov. 3.

PRAGUE: Writers Festival, Nov. 3-8.

PRAGUE: Antique fair, Novomestska radnice exhibition hall, Nov. 15-18.

PAVLOV: Open wine cellars, Nov. 24.

PRAGUE: International Christmas Festival, benefits charity, Hilton Hotel, Nov. 25.

 

Denmark

COPENHAGEN: Halloween in Tivoli Park, through Nov. 4.

COPENHAGEN: Hubertus Hunt, Klampenborg, Nov. 4.

COUNTRYWIDE: J-Day, launch of Tuborg’s Christmas beer celebrated at bars and cafes, Nov. 2.

HILLEROED: Hilleroed Folk Festival, Nov. 10-11.

COPENHAGEN: Flea market, Bella Center, Nov. 17-18.

COPENHAGEN: Christmas in Tivoli Gardens, Nov. 17-Dec. 31.

AARHUS: Christmas in the Old Town Museum, dates between Nov. 17 and Jan. 1.

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ELSINORE: Kronborg Castle Christmas fair, Nov. 30-Dec. 2 and Dec. 7-9.

 

England

LONDON: Winter Arts and Antiques Fair, Olympia, through Nov. 4.

LONDON: Spirit of Christmas, Olympia, gifts fair, through Nov. 4.

LONDON: Regent Street Motor Show, Regent Street Motor Show, free display of latest and classic model cars, Nov. 3.

LONDON: World Travel Market London, ExCel, Nov. 4-7.

COUNTRYWIDE: Guy Fawkes Day,bonfires and community gatherings, Nov. 5.

OTTERY ST. MARY: The Tar Barrels of Ottery St. Mary, flaming tar barrels carried through the streets, Nov. 5.

LONDON: World Travel Market, ExCel, Nov. 5-7.

LONDON: Christmas in Leicester Square, Nov. 9-Jan. 6.

LONDON: Lord Mayor’s Show, parade marks inauguration of city’s Lord Mayor, Nov. 10.

LONDON: Remembrance Sunday, events marking end of WWI, Cenotaph, Nov. 11.

LONDON: Creative Craft Show, ExCel, Nov. 15-17.

BIRMINGHAM: Antiques for Everyone, NEC, Nov. 15-18.

LONDON: Taste of London, seasonal restaurant festival, Tobacco Dock, Nov. 15-18.

LONDON: EFG London Jazz Festival, Royal Festival Hall and other venues, Nov. 16-25.

LONDON: Eat and Drink, Christmas food festival, Olympia, Nov. 21-25.

LONDON: Thanksgiving service, St Paul’s Cathedral, Nov. 22.

LONDON: Christmas at Kew, trail of lights through Kew Gardens, Nov. 22-Jan. 5.

LONDON: Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, Nov. 22-Jan. 6.

BIRMINGHAM: The Birmingham International Tattoo, military music, Arena Birmingham, Nov. 24-25.

BIRMINGHAM: BBC Good Food Show, NEC, Nov. 29-Dec. 2.

 

Estonia

TALLINN: Tallinn Restaurant Week, Nov. 1-7.

TALLINN: Black Nights Film Festival, Kesklinna linnaosa, Nov. 16-Dec. 2.

 

Finland

TAMPERE: Tampere Jazz Happening, Nov. 1-4.

HELSINKI: GameXpo, trade fair grounds, Nov. 2-4.

HELSINKI: Etnosoi, world music festival, Nov. 3-12.

 

France

PARIS: Autumn Fair, Paris Expo Porte De Versailles, through Nov. 4.

PARIS: Rolex Paris Masters, tennis tournament, through Nov. 4.

PARIS: Salon du Chocolat, Porte de Versailles, through Nov. 4.

PARIS: Pitchfork Music Festival, Grande Halle de la Villette, Nov. 1-3.

DIJON: Fore de Dijon, gastronomy fair, Congrexpo, Nov. 1-11.

NICE: French Riviera Marathon, Nov. 4.

PARIS: Foto Fever, photographic art fair, Carrousel de Louvre, Nov. 8-11.

PARIS: Paris Photo, Grand Palais, Nov. 8-11.

PARIS: Salon de la Photo, Porte de Versailles, Nov 8-12.

LYON: Salon du Chocolate, Centre de Congres, Nov. 9-11.

MULHOUSE: art3f, international salon of contemporary art, Nov. 9-11.

REIMS: Salon des Vins des Vignerons Independants, wine salon, Nov. 9-12.

AMIENS: International Film Festival, Nov. 9-17.

STRASBOURG: Jazzdor, jazz festival, Nov. 9-23.

PARIS: Blues sur Seine, Nov. 9-24.

COUNTRYWIDE: Beaujoulais Nouveau Day, Nov. 15.

COLMAR: Salon des Loisirs Creatifs, hobby fair, Expo, Nov. 15-18.

STRASBOURG: St-Art, contemporary art fair, Parc Expo, Nov. 16-18.

LILLE: Salon des Vins des Vignerons Independants, Nov. 16-19.

PARIS: Africolor Music Festival, Nov. 16-Dec. 22.

STRASBOURG: Brocante, Parc Expo Hall 5, Nov. 17-18.

METZ: Marche aux Puces, Noel de Joie, Christmas themed flea market, Nov. 18.

PARIS: festival les inrocks Philips, music festival, Nov. 21-25.

COLMAR: Salon Auto-Moto Classic, classic auto show, Nov. 23-25.

PARIS: Salon du Cheval, equestrian show, Paris Nord Villepinte, Nov. 24-Dec. 2.

PARIS: Salon des Vins des Vignerons Independants, Port de Versailles, Nov. 29-Dec. 2.

 

Germany

BREMEN: Bremer Freimarkt, volksfest, through Nov. 4.

LUDWIGSBURG: Pumpkin Exhibition, Bluehendes Barock castle grounds, through Nov. 4.

MAINZ: Mainzer Oktoberfest, Messepark, through Nov. 4.

NUREMBERG: Consumenta, Messe, through Nov. 4.

RUST: Halloween at Europa-Park, through Nov. 4.

ROTHENBURG O.D. TAUBER: Herbstmesse, market and volksfest, through Nov. 4.

INGOLSTADT: Ingolstadt Jazz Days, through Nov. 16.

PFUNGSTADT: Halloween at Burg Frankenstein, Nov. 1-3.

BERLIN: Jazzfest Berlin, Nov. 1-4.

FRANKFURT: Kreativ-Welt/ Creative World, crafting supplies expo and fair, Messe, Nov. 1-4.

DRESDEN: Jazzttage Dresden, Nov. 1-29.

VOELKLINGEN: Mondscheinmarkt/ Moonlight Market, Nov. 2.

BOTTROP: Halloween Horror Festival at Movie Park, Nov. 2-4.

PIRMASENS: Novembermarkt, Nov. 2-4.

MANNHEIM: Tattoo Circus Rhein-Neckar, Maimarkthalle, Nov. 2-4.

PULSNITZ: Pfefferkuchenmarkt/ Gingerbread Market, Nov. 2-4.

ELTVILLE: Kappeskerb, wine festival and celebration of cabbage, Nov. 2-5.

HASSLOCH: Halloween Fright Nights, Holiday Park, Nov. 3.

SANKT MARTIN: Martini-Markt, traditional market and wine fest, Nov. 3-4.

SCHWEINFURT: Tattoo & Art Convention, Marienbach-Zentrum Dittelbrun, Nov. 3-4.

MUNICH: eat & style, food festival, Zenith, Nov. 3-4.

KIRCHHEIM UNTER TECH: Gallusmarkt, traditional autumn market, Nov. 5.

MURNAU AM STAFFELSEE: Froschhauser Leonhardifahrt in Murnau, Nov. 6.

BAD TOELZ: Leonhardifahrt, traditional pilgrimage in horse-drawn carriages, Nov. 6.

SOEST: Allerheiligenkirmes Soest, volksfest, Nov. 7-11.

HAMBURG: Hamburg DOM, volksfest, Nov. 9-Dec. 9.

MUNICH: Forum Vini— International Wine Fair, MOC Events Center, Nov. 9-11.

HOCHHEIM: Hochheimer Markt, market and fun fair, Nov. 9-13.

FRANKFURT: Deutschland Military Tattoo, Festhalle, Frankfurt, Nov. 10.

WUERZBURG: Honky Tonk Festival, Nov. 10.

HOF: Nachtflohmarkt Hof, Freiheitshalle, Nov. 10.

ANNWEILER AM TRIFELS: Kunsthandwerkermark, artisan’s market, Nov. 10-11.

FUERTH: Vinessio Weinmesse, wine fair, Stadthalle, Nov. 10-11.

TUEBINGEN: Stilwild Lifestyle & Designmarkt, Hermann-Hepper-Halle, Nov. 10-11.

WORMS: Wormser Weinmesse, wine fair, Tagungszentrum, Nov. 10-11.

COLOGNE: Carnival season kicks off, Heumarkt, Nov. 11.

HEIDELBERG: Martinszug/ St. Martin’s Parade, Nov. 11.

TUEBINGEN: Martinimarkt, traditional autumn market, Nov. 13-14.

MUNICH: Freeride Filmfestival, Alte Kongresshalle, Nov. 14.

QUIRNBACH: Pferdemarkt/ Horse Market, traditional autumn market, Nov. 14.

STUTTGART: German Masters, horse riding tournament, Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Halle, Nov. 14-18.

COLOGNE: Retro Classics Cologne, classic auto exhibition, Messe, Nov. 15-18.

MANNHEIM: International Film Festival, also takes place in Heidelberg, Nov. 15-25.

RUST: Rolling Stone Park, indoor rock fest headlined by the Flaming Lips and Ryan Adams, Europa-Park, Nov. 16-17.

WIESBADEN: exground filmfest, Nov. 16-25.

STUTTGART: Kulinart Stuttgart, culinary expo, Phoenixhalle, Nov. 17-18.

STUTTGART: Stuttgarter Messe Herbst, consumer shows, Messe, Nov. 17-25.

BERLIN: International Short Film Festival Berlin, Nov. 20-25.

COLOGNE: Cologne Fine Art, art and antiques exposition, Messe, Nov. 22-25.

STUTTGART: Kreativ, home crafter’s fair, Messe, Nov. 22-25.

WUERZBURG: Bachtage/ Bach Days, Nov. 22-Dec. 2.

MAINZ: CraftBeerMesse, Halle 45, Nov. 23-24.

STUTTGART: eat & style, culinary fair, Messe, Nov. 23-25.

STUTTGART: Autotage, expo of new cars, Messe, Nov. 23-25.

MUNICH: Tollwood Winter Festival, Theresienwiese, , Nov. 23-Dec. 31.

STUTTGART: Stuttgarts Beste Weine 2018, Phoenixhalle, Nov. 24.

MUNICH: Food & Life, culinary show, Messe, Nov. 28-Dec. 2.

 

Greece

THESSALONIKI: Thessaloniki International Film Festival, Nov. 1-11.

ATHENS: Athens Authentic Marathon, Nov. 11.

 

Hungary

SZEGED: Szeged Jazz Days, jazz festival, Nov. 9-10.

BUDAPEST: WAMP Design & Gastro Fair, Millenaris Hall B, Nov. 18.

BUDAPEST: New Wine and Cheese Festival, Vajdahunyad Castle, Nov. 24.

 

Ireland

WEXFORD: Wexford Festival Opera, through Nov. 4.

WEXFORD: Wexford Fringe Festival, through Nov. 4.

DUBLIN: Murder One, crime-writing festival, Smock Alley Theatre, Nov. 2-4.

GALWAY: TULCA Festival of Visual Art, Nov. 2-18.

GALWAY: Spirit of Voice, celebrates song and the spoken word, Nov. 6-9.

DUBLIN: Run in the Dark, 5 or 10 km race benefits paralysis research, Nov. 7.

ENNIS: Ennis Trad Fest, traditional Irish music and dance, Nov 7-12.

KILKENNY: Kilkenomics, festival of economics and comedy, Nov. 8-11.

LISTOWEL:Listowel Food Fair, Nov. 8-11.

TRALEE: International Circus Festival, Nov. 8-11.

DUBLIN: Art Source, contemporary art fair, RDS, Nov. 9-11.

CORK: Cork Film Festival, Nov. 9-18.

DUBLIN: Dublin Doc Fest, short documentary films shown, Nov. 11.

DUBLIN: Dublin Book Festival, Smock Alley Theatre, Nov. 15-18.

PORTRUSH: Atlantic Sessions, traditional music festival, Nov. 15-18.

KILKENNY: Subtitle, European Film Festival, Nov. 19-25.

CORK: Cork Chocolate Festival and Baking World, Cork International Hotel, Nov. 23-25.

DUBLIN: Dublin Games Festival, RDS, Nov. 24.

 

Italy

LUCCA: Lucca Comics and Games, comics convention, through Nov. 4.

TRIESTE: Science+Fiction, sci-fi film festival, Sala Tripcovich, through Nov. 4.

ALBA: White Truffle Festival, Saturdays and Sundays only, through Nov. 25.

TURIN: Artissima, contemporary arts fair, Oval Lingotto Fiere, Nov. 2-4.

MILAN: EICMA International Motorcycle Exhibition, Fiera Milano, Nov. 8-11.

PORDENONE: Hobby Show Pordenone, Fiere, Nov. 9-11.

MERANO: Merano Wine Festival, wine and culinary specialties, Kurhaus, Nov. 9-13.

BOLOGNA: Cioccoshow, showcases artisanal chocolate, Piazza XX Settembre, Nov. 15-18.

CATANIA: Hobby Show Catania, Le Ciminiere, Nov. 16-18.

TRIESTE: Trieste Tattoo Expo, Nov. 16-18.

PADUA: Arte, contemporary arts fair, Padua fairgrounds, Nov. 16-19.

ROME: Rome Independent Film Festival, Nov. 16-23.

CREMONA: Torrone festival, Nov. 17-25.

PALERMO: Palermo Marathon, Nov. 18.

VENICE: Festa della Salute, celebrates the Virgin Mary's intercession to stop the plague in 1630-1631, Nov. 21.

BOLOGNA: Il Mondo Creativo, home crafting fair, trade fairgrounds, Nov. 23-25.

TURIN: Torino Film Festival, Nov. 23-Dec. 1.

PIACENZA: FIVI Wine Market, wine fair of independent vintners, Expo, Nov. 24-25.

FLORENCE: Florence Marathon, Nov. 25.

 

Latvia

RIGA: Staro Riga Light Festival, Nov. 16-19.

 

Lithuania

VILNIUS: Contemporary Music Festival Gaida, through Nov. 10.

VILNIUS: Gameon, gaming fair, Litexpo, Nov. 2-3.

VILNIUS: Vilnius Mama Jazz, international jazz festival, Nov. 15-18.

 

Luxembourg

BERDORF: Haupeschfest, crafts fair and regional specialties, Nov. 4-5.

CITY: Flea market, Luxexpo The Box, Nov. 10-11.

CITY: International Motor Show, Luxexpo, Nov. 14-16.

HEIDERSCHEID: Trail Uewersauer, trail running of 52 km and other distances, Nov. 18.

CITY: Winterlights, Christmas market and festivities, Nov. 23-Dec. 24.

 

Malta

VALLETTA: The Three Palaces Festival, highlights classical music, Nov. 3-12.

 

Monaco

MONTE CARLO: Fun Fair, Port de Monaco, through Nov. 19.

MONTE CARLO: Monte Carlo Jazz Festival, Nov. 13-Dec. 2.

MONTE CARLO: National Day, Nov. 19.

MONTE CARLO: Gastronomy Fair, Espace Fontvielle, Nov. 23-26.

 

Netherlands

THE HAGUE: Crossing Border, literature festival, through Nov. 4.

AMSTERDAM: Affordable Art Fair, Kromhouthal, Nov. 1-4.

AMSTERDAM: International Storytelling Festival, Nov. 1-4.

AMSTERDAM: Museum Night, Nov. 3.

UTRECHT: Le Guess Who?, pop music festival, Nov. 8-11.

EINDHOVEN: Glow Eindhoven, festival of light, Nov. 10-17.

AMSTERDAM: IDFA, documentary film festival, Nov. 14-25.

AMSTERDAM: arrival of Sinterklaas, Nov. 18.

AMSTERDAM: PAN Amsterdam, art and antiques fair, Nov. 18-25.

AMSTERDAM: Art Weekend, Nov. 22-25.

MAASTRICHT: Jumping Indoor Maastricht, horse show, Nov. 23-25.

AMSTERDAM: Welcome to the Future, indoor electronic music fest, Warehouse, Nov. 24.

AMSTERDAM: Amsterdam Light Festival, Nov. 29-Jan. 20.

AMSTERDAM: Meesterlijk, design fair, Westergasfabriek, Nov. 30-Dec. 2.

 

Norway

OSLO: Oslo World Music Festival, through Nov. 4.

OSLO: Films from the South, film festival, Nov. 8-18.

 

Poland

WARSAW: Jazz Jamboree, Witold Lutoslawski Concert Studio, Nov. 25-27.

 

Portugal

SANTAREM: National Gastronomy Festival, Casa do Campino, through Nov. 4.

PERA: International Sand Sculptures Festival, through Nov. 10.

LISBON: Misty Fest, songwriter and world music festival, various dates through Nov. 25.

GOLEGA: National Horse Fair, Nov. 2-11.

GUIMARES: Guimares Jazz, jazz festival, Nov. 8-17.

ESPINHO: Cinamina- International Animated Film Festival, Nov. 12-18.

LISBON: LEFFEST- Lisbon and Sintra Film Festival, Nov. 16-25.

LISBON: Super Bock em Stock, indie music festival, Nov. 24-25.

ALCOUTIM: ALUT- Algarviana Ultra Trail, 300 km trail running race, Nov. 29-Dec. 2.

 

Scotland

ISLE OF SKYE: Swing Jazz Festival, through Nov. 2.

DUNDEE: Discovery Film Festival, film festival for young audiences, through Nov. 4.

ABERDEEN: Sound, festival of innovative new music, through Nov. 4.

EDINBURGH: Edinburgh Short Film Festival, through Nov. 10.

GLASGOW: Sonica, sonic arts festival, through Nov. 10.

GLAGGOW: Glasglow, illuminations at the Botanical Gardens, through Nov. 11.

GLASGOW: Havana Glasgow Film Festival, Nov. 7-11.

GLASGOW: Glasgow Festival of Burlesque, Nov. 8-11.

DUNDEE: Dundee Jazz Festival, Nov. 14-18.

EDINBURGH: Edinburgh Craft Beer Experience, Assembly Roxy, Nov. 15-17.

GLASGOW: Country Living Christmas Fair, SEC, Nov. 15-18.

GLASGOW: Eastern Promise, multi-arts festival, Platform, Nov. 16-17.

EDINBURGH: Scots Fiddle Festival, The Pleasance, Nov. 16-18.

EDINBURGH: Edinburgh’s Christmas, Nov. 16-Jan. 5.

DUNDEE: International Adventure and Mountain Film Festival, Nov. 22-24.

KILMARNOCK: Kilmarnock’s Dirty Weekender, music fest, Nov. 22-25.

EDINBURGH: Foodies Festival Christmas, EICC, Nov. 23-25.

EDINBURGH: Christmas at the Botanics, illuminated trail through the Botanical Gardens, Nov. 23-Dec. 29.

COUNTRYWIDE: St. Andrew's Day, national holiday celebrates country's patron saint, Nov. 30.

GLASGOW: St. Andrew’s Day Torchlight Parade, Nov. 30.

 

Slovakia

BRATISLAVA: Open Cellars Day, wine tastings along the Carpathian Wine Route, Nov. 23-24.

BRATISLAVA: Bratislava International Film Festival, Nov. 29-Dec. 2.

 

Slovenia

KRANJ: International Festival of Fine Arts, through Nov. 4.

LJUBLJANA: Liffe- Ljubljana International Film Festival, Cankarjev Dom, Nov. 7-18.

LJUBLJANA: St. Martin’s Saturday, wine trail through town, Nov. 10.

 

Spain

SAN SEBASTIAN: Horror and Fantasy Film Festival, through Nov. 4.

OLIVA (FUERTEVENTURA): Dunes de Fuerteventura Half Marathon, Nov. 3.

BILBAO: MTV European Music Awards, Nov. 4.

GRANADA: Jazz Granada, jazz festival, dates between Nov. 2 and 10.

MADRID: Jazz Madrid, international jazz festival, Nov. 6-30.

BILBAO: Zinebi, international festival of documentary and short film, Nov. 9-16.

SEVILLE: Festival de Sevilla, European Film Festival, Nov. 9-17.

BARCELONA: Molins de Rei Horror Film Fest, horror and fantasy film festival, Nov. 9-18.

BARCELONA: L’Alternativa, festival of independent film, Nov. 12-18.

SEVILLE: SICAB, International P.R.E. Horse Fair, Nov. 13-18.

MALAGA: FanCine Malaga, horror and fantasy film festival, Nov. 14-22.

LAS PALMAS DE GRAN CANARIA: WOMAD Music Festival, Nov. 15-18.

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA: Santiago(e)tapas, tapas competition, Nov. 15-Dec. 2.

MADRID: Madrid Horse Week, IFEMA, Feria de Madrid, Nov. 23-25.

BARCELONA: Jean Bouin Mundo Deportivo, 5 and 10 km runs, Nov. 25.

SAN SEBASTIAN: Donastia San Sebastian Marathon, Nov. 25.

 

Sweden

STOCKHOLM: Shockholm Halloween Parade, Nov. 3.

STOCKHOLM: Stockholm International Film Festival, Nov. 7-18.

STOCKHOLM: Sthlm Food and Wine, food festival, Stockholmsmaessan, Nov. 9-11.

STOCKHOLM: Grand Antiques, antiques fair, Skeppsholmskyrkan, Nov. 9-12.

STOCKHOLM: Christmas fair at Taxinge Castle, Nov. 15-18 and Nov. 22-25.

GOTHENBURG: Christmas at Liseberg, dates between Nov. 16 and Dec. 30.

STOCKHOLM: International Horse Show, Friends Arena, Nov. 29-Dec. 2.

STOCKHOLM: Christmas Market at the Royal Stables, Nov. 30-Dec. 2.

 

Switzerland

ZURICH: Jazznojazz, jazz festival, through Nov. 3.

BASEL: Basler Weinmesse, showcases wines of the world, Messe, through Nov. 4.

BULLE: Gouts et Terroirs, gourmet food show, Espace Gruyere, through Nov. 4.

BASEL: Autumn fair, fun fair and market, through Nov. 11.

ZURICH: Expovina, wine exposition aboard ships, Buerkliplatz, Nov. 1-15.

GENEVA: Automnales, consumer and home fair, Palexpo, Nov. 2-11.

GENEVA: Salon Nautique, boat show, Palexpo, Nov. 2-4.

GENEVA: Geneva International Film Festival, Nov. 2-10.

RAPPERSWIL-JONA: Cheese Festival, Seequai, Nov. 3.

LAUSANNE: Jazz Onze +, jazz festival, Nov. 7-11.

MONTREUX: Contemporary art fair, Music & Convention Centre, Nov. 7-11.

VULLY: Vully Blues Festival, Nov. 9-10.

LUCERNE: Lucerne Blues Festival, Nov. 9-18.

SOLUTHURN: Kunst Supermarkt, art fair, Nov. 9-Jan. 3.

BIEL: Vinifera, wine fair and exposition, Tissot Arena, Nov. 14-18.

ZURICH: Santa Claus Parade, Nov. 25.

BERN: Onion market, Nov. 26.

MONTREUX: Montreux Comedy Festival, shows performed in English, Nov. 28-Dec. 3.

 

Wales

CARDIFF: Made by Hand, crafts fair, City Hall, Nov. 2-4.

CONWY: North Wales Choral Festival, Nov. 2-4.

ABERYSTWYTH: Abertoir: The International Horror Festival of Wales, Nov. 13-18.

LLANDUDNO: Christmas Fayre, food, drink and crafts in town center, Nov. 15-18.

CARDIFF: Cardiff’s Winter Wonderland, Nov. 15-Jan. 6.

LLANWRTYD WELLS: Real Ale Wobble, hike with stops for beer, Nov. 17.

TALYBONT: Brecon Beacons Ultra marathon, 46 mile run, Nov. 17.

CONWY: Half marathon, Nov. 18.

HAY-ON-WYE: Hay Festival Winter Weekend,Nov. 22-25.

LLANELWEDD: Royal Welsh Winter Fair, Royal Welsh Showground, Nov. 26-27.

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