Trooping the Colour and the King’s Birthday Parade are set to take place June 15 in London’s Trafalgar Square.

Trooping the Colour and the King’s Birthday Parade are set to take place June 15 in London’s Trafalgar Square. (iStock)


BAD AUSSEE: Narzissenfest, festival celebrates blooming of the daffodils and local folk culture, through June 2.

EISENERZ: Red Bull Erzbergrodeo, enduro off-road motorcycle racing events, through June 2.

GRAZ: springfestival, electronic music and art festival, through June 2.

INNSBRUCK: The International Film Festival, through June 2.

RETZ: Retz Wine Weeks, through June 2.

VIENNA: Vienna Shorts, short film festival, through June 2.

VIENNA: Vienna Festwochen, special productions in theaters, through June 23.

SALZBURG: Mozart 100, ultra-trail scenic run, June 1.

SALZBURG: Sommerszene, international avant-garde festival, celebrates contemporary dance, theater and performance, June 4-16.

VIENNA: Wiener Bierfest, Am Hof, June 6-9.

VIENNA: Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night concert, free performance at Schoenbrunn Palace, June 7.

BREGENZ: Bodensee Klassik, rally of classic automobiles around Lake Constance, June 7-9.

SAALFELDEN LEOGANG: UCI Mountain Bike World Series, June 7-9.

VIENNA: Rainbow Parade, June 8.

INNSBRUCK: Crankworx, mountain biking competition, June 12-16.

ST. MICHAEL IM LUNGAU: Fire and Voice, choir festival, June 14-16.

VIENNA: Donauinselfest, Europe’s largest free-entry music festival, June 21-23.

EHRWALD AND GRAINAU: Bergfeuer Zugspitz Arena, bonfires on the mountaintops, June 22.

ZEDERHAUS: Prangstangen procession, huge poles decorated with flowers paraded through town, June 24.

ST. ANTON: Montafon Arlberg Marathon, June 29.

SPIELBERG: Austrian Grand Prix, Formula 1 Racing, June 30.


BRUSSELS: Kunstenfestivaldesarts, contemporary theater, dance, cinema and visual arts festival, Mont des Arts, through June 1.

BRUSSELS: Brussels Street Photography Festival, through June 2.

BRUGES: Barrio Cantina, food truck festival, June 7-9.

LIBERCHIES: Django Festival, celebrates music of Django Reinhardt, June 15.

OUDENAARDE: RetroRonde of Flanders, touring on vintage bicycles, June 15-16.

SAINT-GHISLAIN: Festival Mondial de Folklore, international folklore festival, June 17-23.

BRUSSELS: Fete de la Musique, June 20-23.

DESSEL: Graspop, heavy metal festival, this year’s line-up features AC/DC, Alice Cooper, Blind Guardian, HammerFall, Heart and others, June 20-23.

ANTWERP: Beer Passion Weekend, Groenplaats, June 21-23.

OSTEND: Ostendaise, culinary festival celebrates fish and shellfish, June 22-23.

BRUSSELS: Brussels Urban Trail, 5 or 10 km runs, June 23.

BRUSSELS: Brussels International Film Festival, June 25-July 3.

BRUSSELS: Couleur Cafe, open-air reggae and world music fest, Atomium, June 28-30.

GENK: Genk on Stage, free music festival, June 28-30.

MONS: La Biere in Fete, beer festival, June 29-30.


ZAGREB: Cest is D Best, international street festival, through June 2.

ZAGREB: Animafest, animated film festival, June 3-8.

RIJEKA: Fiumanka, sailing regatta, June 6-16.

ROVINJ: Croatian Summer Salsa Festival, June 10-17.

SPLIT: Mediterranean Film Festival, June 13-22.

SIBENIK: International Children’s Festival, June 22-July 6.

NOVALJA, PAG: Hideout Festival, highlights club music, June 23-27.

Czech Republic

PRAGUE: Khamoro, world festival of Roma culture, through June 1.

PRAGUE: Heart of Nations, festival of minorities, through June 2.

CESKE BUDEJOVICE: Mattoni Half Marathon, June 1.

PRAGUE: Tanec Praha, festival of contemporary dance and movement, June 2-27.

PILSEN: International Folklore Festival, June 4-9.

PRAGUE: Festival of Minibreweries, Prague Castle gardens, June 7-8.

PRAGUE: Praha Zija Hudbou, street music and buskers festival, June 7-8.

HRADEC KRALOVE: Rock for People, lineup includes The Progidy, The Offspring,Bring me the Horizon, Avril Lavigne and others, June 12-15.

PRAGUE: Pivo na Naplavke, microbrewery festival, Naplavka, June 14-15.

PRAGUE: Apetit Piknik, culinary festival, Park Grebovka, June 15.

OLOMOUC: Mattoni Half Marathon, June 15.

PRAGUE: Metronome Festival, music festival, Prague Exhibition Grounds Holesovice, June 20-22.

PRAGUE: Prague Proms, classical music concerts, June 21-30.

CESKY KRUMLOV: Festival of the Five Petaled Rose, Middle Ages festival, June 21-23.

KUTNA HORA: Royal Silvering, Gothic festival, June 22-23.

PRAGUE: Ice Cream Festival, Prague Exhibition Grounds Holesovice, June 22-23.

STRAZNICE: International Folklore Festival, June 27-30.

KARLOVY VARY: International Film Festival, June 28-July 6.


COPENHAGEN: Distortion Festival, street and nightlife festival, through June 2.

COPENHAGEN: CPH Stage, theater festival, through June 6.

ELSINORE (HELSINGOR): Hamlet Live, characters appear during guided tour, Kronborg Castle, June 1-Aug. 31.

COPENHAGEN: Copenhagen Photo Festival, June 6-16.

SILKEBORG: Nordic Adventure Run, June 7-9.

COPENHAGEN: Copenhell, heavy metal festival, Refshaleoeen, June 19-22.

COUNTRYWIDE: St. John’s Eve, bonfires along the coast, June 23.

TRELLEBORG: Viking Midsummer Night, June 23.

SILKEBORG: Riverboat Jazz Festival, June 26-30.

ROSKILDE: Roskilde Festival, rock fest, June 29-July 6.

COPENHAGEN: Copenhagen Jazz Festival, June 30-July 9.


COLCHESTER: Real Ale & Cider Festival, Arts Centre, through June 1.

DUXFORD: Duxford Summer Air Show, June 1-2.

MALDON: Maldon Mud Race, June 2.

NEWARK: International Antiques and Collectors Fair, Europe’s largest antiques fair, June 6-7.

LONDON: Open Garden Squares Weekend, June 8-9.

LONDON: Taste of London, food festival, Regent’s Park, June 12-16.

BIRMINGHAM: BBC Good Food Show, NEC, June 13-16.

BROADSTAIRS: Dickens Festival, June 14-16.

LONDON: RHS Botanical Art and Photography Show, Saatchi Gallery, June 14-July 7.

LONDON: Trooping the Colour, The King’s Birthday Parade, Trafalgar Square, June 15.

PETERBOROUGH: Dragon Boat Festival, June 22.

LIVERPOOL: Africa Oye, African music and culture, Sefton Park, June 22-23.

LONDON: West End LIVE, excerpts from theatrical productions, Trafalgar Square, June 22-23.


TALLINN: Old Town Days, arts, music and street entertainment, June 7-9.

TALLINN: Craft Beer Weekend, Tallinn Creative Hub, June 14-15.


HELSINKI: Samba Carnaval, includes workshops and a parade, June 3-9.

HELSINKI: Helsinki Day, music, dance and theater, June 12.

HAAPAVESI: Haapavesi Blues Festival, June 27-29.

TURKU: Medieval Market, June 27-30.

HELSINKI: Tuska Open Air Metal Festival, Suvilahti, June 28-30.


PARIS: We Love Green, festival with music, art, talks and food, Bois de Vincennes, through June 2.

PARIS: Rendez-vous aux Jardins, open gardens, through June 2.

PARIS: French Open, tennis tournament, through June 9.

PARIS: Nuit Blanche, all-night cultural events along the Seine, June 1.

CAEN: D-Day Landing Day Festival, festival of WWII remembrance along Normandy coast, June 1-16.

SELESTAT-BERGHEIM: Slow Up Alsace, 31 km auto-free highway with culinary and sport fest, June 2.

METZ: Les Puces de Metz, flea and antiques market, Metz Expo, June 8 and June 29.

BIARRITZ: Wheels and Waves, festival celebrates motorcycles and surfing, June 12-16.

STRASBOURG: Pride Parade, June 15.

NICE: Ironman 70.3, June 16.

PARIS: Champs Elysees Film Festival, screens French and American independent films, June 18-25.

COUNTRYWIDE: Fete de la Musique, free musical performances, June 21.

PARIS: Days Off, music festival, Philharmonie de Paris, June 24-28.

COUNTRYWIDE: summer sales, June 26-July 23.

PARIS: Pestacles, festival for young audiences, Parc Floral, performances take place between June 26-Sept. 4.

PARIS: Paris Jazz Festival, Parc Floral, June 26-Sept. 8.

PARIS: Solidays, music festival, Paris-Longchamp, June 28-30.

PARIS: Marche des Fiertes, Pride parade, departs 2 p.m., June 29.


BINGEN: Nacht der Verfuehrung, wine fest set in the vineyards, through June 1.

FRANKFURT: Nippon Connection, Japanese film festival, through June 2.

ANSBACH: Altstadtfest, through June 2

NUREMBERG: Franconian Beer Fest, through June 2.

RUEDESHEIM: Magic Bike, Harley riders meet-up, through June 2.

WUERZBURG: Africa Festival, International Afro Music Festival, through June 2.

KAISERSLAUTERN: Lautrer Kerwe, fun fair, through June 3.

WUERZBURG: Weindorf, wine festival in market square, through June 9.

DUSSELDORF: Japan Day, June 1.

ELTVILLE: Rose Days, June 1-2.

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN: Richard Strauss Festival, classical music fest, June 1-11.

HEIDELBERG: Castle Illuminations, light show and fireworks, June 1 and Sept. 7.

NIERSTEIN: Riesling wine tasting on Roter Hang, June 7-8.

WIESBADEN: Theatrium, street festival, June 7-9.

BONN: Balloon Festival, June 7-9.

BODENHEIM: St. Albans Fest, wine fest, June 7-10.

MUNICH: Stadtgruendungsfest, city celebrates its founding, June 8-9.

FRANKENTHAL: Strohhutfest, June 8-11.

SCHWEINFURT: Volksfest, June 9-18.

NUREMBERG: St. Katharina Open Air, open air musical performances, June 13-29.

KOBLENZ: Electronic Wine, wine festival at the Deutsches Eck, June 14-15.

BINGEN: Bingen Swingt, jazz festival, June 14-16.

ERFURT: Kraemerbrueckenfest, old town festival, June 14-16.

ERBACH: Strawberry Festival, June 14-17.

ASCHAFFENBURG: Volksfest, June 14-24.

BONN: Potter’s Market, Muensterplatz, June 15-16.

GOCH: Scottish Festival, June 15-16.

KONSTANZ: border-crossing flea market, stands stretch into neighboring Switzerland, June 15-16.

ROTHENBURG O.D. TAUBER: Ambassadors of Music, groups of students from the U.S. perform on the market square, June 17 and 29, July 2, 5, 14, 17, 20 and 23.

SINDELFINGEN: International Street Festival, June 21-23.

MAINZ: Johannisnacht, street festival, June 21-24.

MUNICH: Tollwood Summer Festival, June 21-July 21.

AUGSBURG: Lange Kunst Nacht, June 22.

KIEL: Kieler Woche, sailing and summer festival, June 22-30.

WIESBADEN: Ikano Bank City Marathon, other distances can also be run, June 22.

BONN: Museum Mile Fest, museum openings and cultural program, June 22-23.

MINDELHEIM: Frundsbergfest, medieval festival, June 26-July 5.

BAD WIMPFEN: Talmarkt, volksfest, June 27-July 2.

TRIER: Altstadtfest, June 28-30.

WALLUF: Johanniskerb, volksfest and solstice celebrations, June 28-30.

ZELL: Black Cat Wine Festival, June 28-July 1.

ROTHENBURG O.D. TAUBER: Volksfest, June 28-July 3.

MUNICH: Munich Film Festival, June 28-July 7.

TRIER: City Race, half marathon and other distances, June 30.

BADEN-BADEN: Summer Nights, summer party in the park, July 4-6.

ELTVILLE AM RHEIN: Sekt and Biedemeierfest, July 5-8.


BUDAPEST: Friss Hus Short Film Festival, Toldi Cinema, through June 5.

BUDAPEST: Rosalia, festival celebrates rose wine, City Park, through June 7.

BUDAPEST: Danube Carnival, international cultural festival, June 7-14.

LAKE BALATON: Open Road Fest, Harley meet-up, June 27-29.


KILLARNEY: Ireland Bike Fest, motorcycle festival, through June 2.

GALWAY: Early Music Festival, through June 3.

KILKENNY: The Cat Laughs, comedy festival, through June 3.

DUBLIN: Forbidden Fruit Festival, music and comedy, June 1-2.

CARLOW: Carlow Arts Festival, June 5-9.

CORK: Midsummer Arts Festival, June 12-23.

DUBLIN: Taste of Dublin, culinary festival, Merrion Square, June 13-16.

BUNDORAN: Sea Sessions, surf and music festival, June 21-23.

ROSSES POINT: Wild Atlantic Shanty Festival, June 21-23.

DUBLIN: Pride Parade, June 29.


BRESCIA: Mille Miglia, auto rally passes through Parma, Rimini and Rome, through June 2.

MONTESPERTOLI: Mostra del Chianti, wine festival, through June 2.

RIVARA: Gelato Festival, through June 2.

VENICE: Venice Boat Show, through June 2.

SPELLO: Infiorata, floral carpets, June 1-2.

COUNTRYWIDE: Festa de la Repubblica Italiana, national holiday, June 2.

VERONA: Verona Opera Festival, dates between June 7-Sept. 7.

FLORENCE: Firenze Rocks, lineup includes Avenged Sevenfold, Bowling for Soup and others, June 13-15.

PENNABILLI: Artisti in Piazza, street festival, June 13-16.

SAN GIMIGNANO: Ferie delle Messi, medieval festival, June 14-16.

AREZZO: Giostra del Saracino, Saracen Tournament, June 15.

GENZANO DI ROMA: Infiorata, elaborate flower petal designs laid out in streets, June 15-17.

PISA: Luminara, candles afloat in the river, June 16.

PISA: Regatta of San Ranieri, historical boat race, June 17.

ROME: Chamber Music Festival, Teatro Argentina, June 17-20.

TRIESTE: Triskell, international festival of Celtic music and culture, Boschetto del Ferdinandeo, June 21-30.

VENICE: Art Night, June 22.

FLORENCE: Calcio Storico, match of early form of football, June 24.

FLORENCE: St. John’s Day celebrations, feast day of city’s patron saint, June 24.

SPOLETO: Festival of Two Worlds, opera, dance, music and theater, June 28-July 14.

ISCHIA: Ischia Film Festival, June 29-July 6.

POLIGNANO AL MARE: Red Bull Cliff Jumping World Series, June 30.


CITY: Fete de la Musique, free concerts, June 14-21.

USELDENG: Medieval Festival, June 15-16.

REMICH: Iron Man 70.3, triathlon, June 30.

CITY: National Holiday, fireworks and street parties June 22, military parade and official ceremonies June 23.

ETTELBRUCK: Agricultural Fair, July 5-7.


VICTORIA: Victoria International Arts Festival, classical music concerts, June 14-July 15.

VALLETTA: Malta International Arts Festival, theater, dance, music and visual arts, July 14-23.

VALLETTA: Malta Jazz Festival, July 8-13.

FLORIANA: Isle of MTV Malta, island wide festival of pop music, July 16.


MONTE-CARLO: Top Marques, luxury auto show, Grimaldi Forum, June 5-9.

MONTE-CARLO: Monte-Carlo Television Festival, Grimaldi Forum, June 14-18.

MONTE-CARLO: Feast of St. John, June 24.


AMSTERDAM: Amsterdam Art Week, open galleries and creative spaces, through June 2.

AMSTERDAM: World Press Photo Exhibition, Nieuwe Kerk, through July 14.

ALKMAAR: Kaespoppenstad, historical festival, June 1-2.

AMSTERDAM: Amsterdam Open Air, highlights electronic and dance music, Gaasperpark, June 1-2.

AMSTERDAM: 909 Festival, techno festival in the Amsterdamse Bos, June 1-2.

AMSTERDAM: Holland Festival, international performance arts festival, June 6-29.

AMSTERDAM: Red Light Jazz, jazz festival, June 7-9.

GROLLOO: Holland International Blues Festival, June 13-15.

MAASTRICHT: 24 Hours of Maastricht, beer festival, June 13-15.

SCHEVENINGEN: Festival Classique, open-air classical music concerts, June 13-15.

AMSTERDAM: Open Garden Days, June 14-16.

LANDGRAAF: Pinkpop, lineup includes Ed Sheeran, Keane, Sam Smith and others, June 21-23.

SCHEVENINGEN: Flag Day, celebrates catch of the new herring, June 22.


BERGEN: Night Jazz, Georgenes Verft, through June 1.

OSLO: Medieval Festival, Akershus Fortress, through June 2.

BERGEN: Bergen International Festival, music and performing arts festival, through June 5.

OSLO: National Music Day, free concerts, June 1.

PORSGRUNN: Porsgrunn International Theater Festival, June 5-8.

AVALDSNES: Viking Festival, June 6-9.

ROEROS: Roeros Folk Festival, June 6-9.

BERGEN: Bergenfest, music festival, June 12-15.

GRIMSTAD: Norwegian Short Film Festival, June 12-16.

EGERSUND: Dalane Blues Festival, June 13-15.

OSLO: Picnic in the Park, music fest, Sofienbergparken, June 13-15.

OSLO: Over Oslo, rock music festival, June 19-22.

TROMSO: Midnight Sun Marathon, June 22.

VOSS: Ekstremsportveko, extreme sports and music festival, June 23-30.

KRISTIANSUND: The Tahiti Festival, music fest, June 28-29.


POZNAN: Ethno Port, international music fest, June 20-23.

KRAKOW: Jewish Culture Festival, June 23-30.


LISBON: Indie Lisboa, film festival, through June 2.

SERRALVES: Serralves em Festa, free art, music and culture fest, through June 2.

FUNCHAL: Atlantic Festival, through June 23.

PORTO: NOS Primavera Sound, lineup includes Lana del Rey, PJ Harvey and others, June 6-8.

LISBON: Festas de Lisboa, June 12-13.

SINTRA: Festival de Sintra, classical music festival, June 13-23.

LISBON: Rock in Rio, lineup includes Evanescence, Scorpions, Ed Sheeran, Calum Scott, Jonas Brothers, Macklamore, Doja Cat and others, June 15-16 and June 22-23.

LISBON: Lisbon Pride, June 22.

PORTO: Feast of St. Anthony, June 23-24.


ISLAY: Islay Festival of Music and Malt, through June 1.

ARGYLL: FyneFest, beer, food and music fest, through June 2.

EDINBURGH: Imaginate Festival, performing arts for young audiences, through June 4.

GLASGOW: Glasgow Science Festival, June 6-16.

GLASGOW: Glasgow Real Ale Festival, Briggait, June 6-8.

LOCKERBIE: The Eden Festival, boutique festival of music and performance, June 13-16.

GLASGOW: Glasgow International Jazz Festival, June 20-23.

EDINBURGH: Royal Highland Show, agricultural fair, Royal Highland Centre Ingliston, June 20-23.


DEVIN: Knights at the Devin Castle, June 1.

BRATISLAVA: Middle Ages in the Park, June 8.

BRATISLAVA: Vintage Picnic, visitors dress in vintage clothing enjoy a picnic in the park, June 29.


LJUBLJANA: Lighting Guerilla Lighting Festival, through June 22.

MARIBOR: Borstnik Theater Festival, June 3-16.

MARIBOR: Long Table, dining in the vineyards, June 4.

LJUBLJANA: Wine Route Summertime, vintners from around the country present their wines, June 15.

MARIBOR: Food Truck Festival, June 13-15.

LJUBLJANA: Ljubljana Festival, June 20-Sept. 3.

MARIBOR: Festival Lent, international multi-cultural festival, June 21-29.

LJUBLJANA: Ana Desetnica, street theater festival, June 22-July 2.


BARCELONA: Primavera Sound, music festival, through June 2.

MADRID: DocumentaMadrid, documentary film festival, through June 2.

SANLUCAR DEL BARRAMEDA: Feria de la Manzanilla, sherry festival, through June 2.

SITGES: Corpus Christi celebrations, through June 9.

GRANADA: Festival de Granada, celebrates music and dance, June 3-11.

MARBELLA: Feria de San Bernabe, June 5-11.

HUESCA: International Film Festival, short films screened, June 7-15.

IBIZA: Ibiza Pride, June 7-15; parade June 15.

LOGRONO: Festivities of San Bernabe, June 8-12.

SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE: Tenerife Bluetrail, running event, June 10.

BARCELONA: Sonar Festival, festival of progressive music and multimedia arts, June 13-15.

LUGO: Arde Lucus, city celebrates its Roman past, June 13-16.

SALAMANCA: Castile-Leon International Arts Festival, June 13-16.

MOJACAR: Moors and Christians Festival, June 14-16.

BRIONES: Medieval Days, June 15-16.

CORDOBA: White Night of Flamenco, June 15-16.

ALICANTE: Bonfires of San Juan, June 20-24.

LANJARON: Fiesta del Agua y del Jamon, water fight at midnight, June 23.

BARCELONA: Formula 1, Circuit de Barcelona Catalunya, June 23.

SAN PEDRO MANRIQUE: Paso del Fuego and Las Mondidas Festival, fire walking, June 23-24.

JAEN: Folk del Mundo, folklore celebration of song and dance, June 24-July 2.

SAN JAVIER: San Javier Jazz Festival, June 28-July 28.

MADRID: Pride celebrations, June 28-July 7; parade July 6.

TORTOSA: Mostra Jazz Tortosa, jazz festival, June 28-July 13.

HARO: The Battle of Wine, June 29.


STOCKHOLM: Stockholm Marathon, June 1.

STOCKHOLM: Stockholm Early Music Festival, highlights classical and baroque music, June 4-9.

SOELVESBORG: Sweden Rock Festival, mostly hard rock acts perform, June 5-8.

STOCKHOLM: Department, electronic music festival, June 7-8.

STOCKHOLM: The Archipelago Fair, Royal Djurgarden, June 7-9.

STOCKHOLM: Oetillo Swimrun, race is a combination of swimming and running, June 8.

MOTALA: Vaetternrundan, cycling around Lake Vaettern, June 8-9 and 14-15.

COUNTRYWIDE: Summer solstice celebrations, festivities peak June 23.


RAPPERSWIL: Ironman 70.3 Switzerland, June 2.

CHUR: Buskers Chur, street festival, June 7-8.

LOCARNO: Notte Bianca, music and street artists, June 8.

GRINDELWALD: LandArt Festival, June 10-15.

BASEL: Volta, contemporary art fair, June 10-16.

BASEL: LISTE - Art Fair Basel, promotes young artists and galleries, June 10-16.

INTERLAKEN: Greenfield Festival, line-up includes Green Day, The Prodigy and others, June 13-15.

BASEL: Art Basel, June 13-16.

APPENZELL: Biker Meeting, Harley Davidson rider’s meet-up, June 14-16.

GENEVA: Bol d’Or Mirabaud, sailing regatta, June 14-16.

RAPPERSWIL-JONA: blues ‘n’ jazz, June 14-16.

ZURICH: Pride Parade, June 15.

GENEVA: Fete de la Musique, hundreds of free concerts, June 21-23.

ST. GALLEN: Open Air St. Gallen, lineup includes The Chainsmokers, Queens of the Stone Age and others, June 27-30.

LUCERNE: City Fest, June 28-29.

INTERLAKEN: Trucker and Country Festival, June 28-30.


HAY-ON-WYE: Hay Festival, international literary festival, through June 2.

LLANDUDNO: Three Castles Trophy, vintage auto race, June 4-7.

TENBY: Pembrokeshire Street Food Festival, June 7-9.

LLANWRTYD WELLS: Man vs. Horse Marathon, June 8.

LLANBERIS: Slate Man Triathlon, June 9.

SWANSEA: Half Marathon, June 9.

LLANWRTYD WELLS: Drovers Walks, 10 to 25 mile hikes along old herder’s paths, June 22.

CARDIFF: Cardiff Triathlon, June 30.

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