The Festival of Illuminations in Scorrano, Italy, is one of many worthwhile public events running in July. This festival takes place July 5-9.

The Festival of Illuminations in Scorrano, Italy, is one of many worthwhile public events running in July. This festival takes place July 5-9. (Courtesy of

AustriaVIENNA: Jazz Festival, through July 10.

GRAZ: Styriarte, festival of early music, through July 21.

VIENNA: Film Festival at the City Hall, free performances through Sept. 1.

SALZBURG: Arts and Crafts Festival, Fridays only, through Sept. 20.

INNSBRUCK: Promenade Concerts, free performances by orchestras and marching bands, dates between July 1 and 28.

VIENNA: Flow Festival, electronic music fest, July 4-7.

ERL: Tyrolean Festspiele, opera and chamber music, July 4-28.

LITSCHAU: Schrammel Klang Festival, celebrates world music, July 5-7.

ISCHGL: Culinary St. James Way Hiking, star chefs cook at mountain huts, July 7.

KLAGENFURT: Iron Man, July 7.

WOERTHERSEE: Bodies and Beats, body painting festival, July 11-13.

VIENNA: Impulstanz, dance festival, July 11-Aug. 11.

MORBISCH: Seefest Spiele, this year’s production is “The Land of Smiles” July 11-Aug. 24.

KREMS: Glatt und Verkehrt, world music festival in the Wachau Region, July 12-28.

BREGENZ: Bregenzer Festspiele, Rigoletto and Don Quixote performed, July 17-Aug. 18.

LINZ: Pflasterspektakel, international street art festival, July 18-20.

INNSBRUCK: New Orleans Festival, July 18-21.

ISCHGL: Silvretta Run 3000, Alpine trail running event, July 19-20.

SPITZ: Marillenkirtag, festival celebrates the apricot-like fruit, July 19-21.

SALZBURG: Salzburg Festival, drama, opera and cultural events, July 20-Aug. 31.

LIENZ: Olala International Street Theater Festival, July 23-27.

VIENNA: Popfest Wien, July 25-28.

REUTTE: Knights Games and Middle Ages market, Ehrenberg Castle, July 26-28.

GRAZ: La Strada, street festival, July 26-Aug. 3.

SALZBURG: Festival Nights, free broadcasts of Salzburg festival performances on Kapitelplatz, July 27-Aug. 31.

VILLACH: Villacher Kirchtag, traditional fest, July 28-Aug. 4.

ISCHGL: Ischgl Ironbike, July 31-Aug. 3.

VIENNA: Vienna Major, beach volleyball world championships, Donauinsel, July 31-Aug. 4.

BelgiumGENT: Gent Jazz Festival,through July 9.

OSTEND: Sand Sculpture Festival, this year’s theme is “Dreams,” through Sept. 8.

LIEGE: Les Ardentes, music fest, July 4-7.

BRUSSELS: Le Tour de France Grand Depart, July 4-7.

BRUGGE: Cactus Festival, world music fest, Minnewater Park, July 5-7.

OSTEND: Fireworks Festival, displays July 8, 15, 21-22, 29 and Aug. 5 and 12.

BRUSSELS: Brussel Danst, dance party for Flanders Day, July 10-11.

DOUR: The Dour Festival, multi-genre music fest, July 10-14.

BREE: Afro Latino Festival, music fest, Festival Park Berkenbroek, July 12-14.

NAMUR: Namur Beer Festival, July 12-14.

OSTEND: Ostend Beach Festival, electro dance festival, July 12-14.

BRUSSELS: Brosella Folk and Jazz, July 13-14.

BRUSSELS: Royal Park Music Festival, free concerts, July 14 and 28.

SPA: Francofolies, shows by French speaking singers, July 18-21.

BRUGGE: Tripel Days, festival on market square, July 19-21.

CINEY: Antiques Fair,July 19-21.

PEER: Blues Peer, blues and soul festival, July 19-21.

BOOM: Tomorrowland, July 19-21 and 26-28.

GHENT: Ghent Festivities, free concerts and entertainment, July 19-28.

BRUSSELS: Resto National, mussels, fries and live entertainment, Place de jeu de balle, July 21.

COUNTRYWIDE: Belgian National Day, July 21.

BRUSSELS: Royal Palace open to visitors, July 22-Sept. 1.

ROTTERDAM: Rotterdam Unlimited, carnival and culture fest, July 23-27.

LINT: Sfinks Festival, free-entry family festival, July 25-28.

SPA: 24 Hours of Spa, endurance auto race, Francorchamps Formula 1 circuit, July 25-28.

BRUGGES: Moods, dance festival, July 26-Aug. 8.

CroatiaZAGREB: Fantastic Zagreb Film Festival, through July 7.

NOVALJA, PAG: Hideout Festival, highlights club music, July 1-5.

SIBENIK: Salsa Beach Splash Festival, July 2-7.

OPATIJA: Liburnia Jazz Festival, July 5-7.

TABOR: Tabor Film Festival, July 11-14.

SIBENIK: Regius Festival, July 12-13.

SPLIT: Ultra Europe, electronic music festival, July 12-14.

ZAGREB: Courtyards Festival, July 12-21.

PULA: Pula Film Festival, July 13-21.

PAG: Fresh Island Festival, music festival on Zrce Beach, July 15-17.

ZAGREB: International Folklore Festival, July 17-21.

SIBENIK: Off Festival, blues and jazz fest, July 18-20.

SIBENIK: Supertoon, animation festival, July 21-26.

MOTOVUN: Motovun Film Festival, July 23-27.

RAB: Rabska Fjera, medieval festival, July 25-27.

Czech RepublicKARLOVY VARY: International Film Festival, through July 6.

PRAGUE: Prague Proms, classical music concerts, through July 16.

OSTRAVA: Beats for Love, electronic music festival, July 3-6.

HRADEC KRALOVE: Rock for People, rock fest, July 4-6.

PRAGUE: Prague Harley Days, Holesovice Expo Grounds, July 5-6.

OLOMOUC: Olomouc Baroque Festival, opera performances, July 7-28.

PRAGUE: Bohemia Jazz Fest, free performances on Old Town Square, July 8-9.

VIZOVICE: Masters of Rock, rock fest, July 11-14.

ZNOJMO: Znojmo Music Festival, July 11-28.

PRAGUE: Behind the Door, street festival, July 15-18.

DOLNI VITKOVICE: Colours of Ostrava, multi-genre music fest, July 17-20.

PRAGUE: Folklore Days, folk dance ensembles and choirs, July 18-21.

PLUMLOV: Celtic Night, international music festival, July 19-20.

TREBON: Jakub Krcin Historic Festival, July 19-20.

CESKY KRUMLOV: International Music Festival, July 19-Aug. 10.

LIBEREC: Venetian Night, July 25-28.

DenmarkROSKILDE: Roskilde Festival, rock festival, through July 6.

HELSINGOR: Hamlet Live, characters bring story to life during guided tour, Kronborg Castle, through Aug. 31.

HUNDESTED: Sand Sculpture Festival, through Oct. 20.

AALBORG: Tall Ships in Port, July 3-6.

NIBE: Nibe Festival, small music festival, July 3-6.

AALBORG: Denmark celebrates U.S. Independence Day, Rebild National Park, July 4.

SKAGEN: Skagen Festival, music fest, July 4-7.

COPENHAGEN: Copenhagen Jazz Festival, July 5-14.

JELS: Viking Plays, open air performances, July 5-21.

SOENDERBORG: Tilting at the Ring, competitions on horseback and festival, July 12-15.

AARHUS: Aarhus Jazz Festival, July 13-20.

COPENHAGEN: Santa Claus Congress, Bakken, July 22-25.

AARHUS: Moesgard Viking Moot, July 26-28.

AARHUS: Stella Polaris, free electronic fest, July 28.

EnglandGREENWICH: Greenwich and Docklands International Festival, through July 6.

EAST MOLESEY: RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show, July 1-7.

LONDON: Big Screens at Trafalgar Square, free transmissions of Carmen July 2 and The Marriage of Figaro July 9.

HENLEY-ON-THAMES: Henley Royal Regatta, rowing competitions, July 3-7.

LONDON: Wireless Festival, hip-hop, R&B and dance music fest, Finsbury Park, July 5-7.

WINCHESTER: Winchester Hat Fair, street festival, July 5-7.

LONDON: Pride Parade, July 6.

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON: River Festival, July 6-7.

ULVERSTON: Velo Retro, retro cycling event and festival, July 12-14.

TEWKESBURY: Tewkesbury Medieval Festival, town center, July 13-14.

LONDON: Citadel Festival, music festival, Gunnersbury Park, July 14.

KNUTSFORD: RHS Flower Show, Tatton Park, July 17-21.

KEMPSFORD: The Royal International Air Tattoo, world’s largest military airshow, RAF Fairford, July 19-21.

BIRMINGHAM: Birmingham and Solihull Jazz & Blues Festival, July 19-28.

LIVERPOOL: Liverpool International Music Festival, July 20-21.

MANCHESTER: Manchester Mega Mela, festival of South Asian culture, July 20-21.

LONDON: Buckingham Palace open to visitors, July 20-Sept. 29.

PADDOCK WOOD: The War and Peace Revival, July 23-27.

WARWICK: Warwick Folk Festival, July 25-28.

SUNDERLAND: Sunderland International Airshow, July 26-28.

WHITSTABLE: Oyster Festival, July 27-29.

LONDON: Streatlife, street food and craft beer festival, Alexandra Palace, July 27-28 and Aug. 17.

NANTWICH: The Nantwich Show, agricultural show and world's largest cheese show, July 31.

EstoniaTALLINN: Song and Dance Celebration, Tallinn Song Festival Grounds, July 4-7.

TALLINN: Medieval Days, Town Hall Square, July 11-14.

TALLINN: Tango Port Tallinn, tango festival, July 11-14.

HAAPSALU: American Beauty Auto Show, auto show, drag race and meet-up, Haapsalu Castle courtyard, July 12-14.

FinlandHELSINKI: Chamber Music Festival, July 3-6.

HELSINKI: Craft Beer Festival, Railway Square, July 4-6.

SONKAJARVI: International Wife Carrying Championships, July 5-6.

DALSBRUK: Baltic Jazz Festival, July 5-7.

HELSINKI: Teurastamo Jazz Festival, free urban jazz festival, July 12-13.

PORI: Pori Jazz, headliners include Christina Aguilera, Toto, Stray Cats, Melody Gardot and Snarky Puppy, July 12-20.

HYRYNSALMI: Swamp Soccer World Championships, July 19-20.

HELSINKI: Helsinki Fashion Week, July 19-22.

HELSINKI: Great Beers, Small Breweries, traditional microbrewery beers presented, Kaisaniemi Park, July 24-27.

HELSINKI: Suvilahti Jazz Festival, Merikerho Club & Terrace, July 28.

FranceCOUNTRYWIDE: FIFA Women’s World Cup, through July 7.

COUNTRYWIDE: summer sales, through August 6.

PARIS: Festival FNAC Live, free concerts in front of City Hall, July 3-5.

PARIS: Pestacles, festival for young audiences, Parc Floral, July 3, 10 and 17; Aug. 21 and 28; Sept. 4.

COLMAR: Colmar International Festival, features trumpet, bass and wind instruments, July 4-14.

PARIS: Days Off, music festival, Philharmonie de Paris, July 4-14.

BAR-LE-DUC: Renaissance Festival, July 5-7.

PARIS AREA: Open Air Opera, Puccini’s Tosca performed in various venues in and around Paris, July 5-6; Sept. 4 and 7.

COUNTRYWIDE: Tour de France, July 6-28.

PARIS: Paris Jazz Festival, July 6-28.

PARIS: Paris Plages, beach resort atmosphere along the Seine, July 6-Sept. 1.

METZ: Les Puces de Metz, flea market, Expo, July 6 and Sept. 14.

PARIS: Carnaval de l’Ete, tropical summer music fest, July 7.

MOIRAINS EN MONTAGNE: Ideklik, festival geared towards ages 3-13, July 10-13.

NEUVE-EGLISE: Decibulles, music fest, July 12-14.

CANNES: Fireworks Festival, pyrotechnical shows in the bay, July 14, 21, 29 and Aug. 7, 15 and 24.

PARIS: Quartier d’ete, summer festival, free shows and street theatre, July 12-Aug. 3.

COUNTRYWIDE: Bastille Day, fireworks and parades, July 13-14.

EPERNAY: Dinner in White, open air picnic along the Avenue of Champagne, July 14.

EGUISHEIM: Wine Festival, July 16-18.

PARIS: La Villette Open Air Film Festival, free screenings of sci-fi movies, July 17-Aug. 18.

MULHOUSE: Scenes de Rue, street festival, July 18-21.

RIBEAUVILLE: Wine and Gastronomy Fest, July 19-21.

SEEBACH: Streisselhochzeit, traditional wedding ceremony, July 19-21.

WOLXHEIM: Gourmet Market, July 20.

BAYONNE: Fetes de Bayonne, July 24-28.

CRAPONE-SUR-ARZON: The Green Escape, music festival of rock, country and folk, July 26-28.

BERGHEIM: Gewurztraminer Festival, July 27-28.

GermanyBAD WIMPFEN: Talmarkt, volksfest, through July 2.

IDAR-OBERSTEIN: Spiessbratenfest, through July 2.

ROTHENBURG O.D. TAUBER: Volksfest, through July 3.

FRANKFURT: Opernplatzfest, festival in front of opera, through July 5.

MUNICH: Munich Film Festival, through July 6.

MUNICH: Tollwood Summer Festival, through July 21.

HEILBRONN: Bundesgartenschau, show garden, through Oct. 6.

ROTHENBURG O.D. TAUBER: Ambassadors of Music, student groups from the U.S. give free concerts on the market square, July 2, 5, 8, 9, 11, 14, 15, 17, 20, 23 and 26.

BADEN-BADEN: Summer Nights, summer party in the park, July 4-7.

RUDOLSTADT: Rudolstadt Festival, celebrates world, folk and roots music, July 4-7.

STUTTGART: Jazz Open Stuttgart, July 4-14.

MUNICH: Kocherlball dance classes, free Bavarian dance lessons, Hofbrau Haus, July 4, 11 and 18.

COLOGNE: Summerjam, reggae festival, Fuehlinger See, July 5-7.

COLOGNE: Christopher Street Day, festival July 5-7; demonstration July 7.

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN: BMW Motorcycle Days, July 5-7.

KAISERSLAUTERN: Old Town Festival, free concerts throughout town, July 5-7.

ELLINGEN: Fuerst Carl Bierfest, Schlossbrauerei, July 5-8.

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

MAINZ-HECHTSHEIM: Wine fest in Kirchenstueck, July 5-8.

KROV: International Folklore Festival, July 5-8.

WUERZBURG: Kiliani Volksfest, July 5-21.

MUNICH: Opera for All, Nationaltheater’s Salome broadcast, Max-Joseph-Platz, July 6.

RUEDESHEIM AND BINGEN: Rhine in Flames, July 6.

TRIER: Craftsmen’s Market, July 6-7.

COLOGNE: Christopher Street Day, Pride celebrations, July 7.

NUREMBERG: Wine Fest, July 10-14.

HANOVER: Kleines Fest im Grossen Garten, July 10-14, 16-21 and 24-28.

HEIDELBERG: Old Timer Rally, antique cars on the market place, July 11-13.

SPEYER: Brezelfest, volksfest, July 11-16.

MUNICH: Romeo and Juliet, free performance in English, Theatron, Westpark, July 11-14 and July 18-21.

STUTTGART: Hamburg fish market in town, Karlsplatz, July 11-21.

KAUFBEUREN: Taenzelfest, historical festival performed by children, July 11-22.

HAMBURG: Schlager Move, 70's style party, July 12-13.

ANGELBACHTAL: International Highland Games, Scottish style festival, Schlosspark, July 12-14.

COBURG: International Samba Festival, July 12-14.

STUTTGART: Africa Festival, July 12-14.

BITBURG: European Folklore Festival, July 12-15.

TRABEN-TRARBACH: Moselwein Festival, wine fest, July 12-15.

WIESBADEN: Schierstein Harbor Fest, July 12-15.

AACHEN: CHIO, World Equestrian Festival, July 12-21.

DINKELSBUEHL: Kinderzeche, children’s historical festival, July 12-21.

DUESSELDORF: Rheinkirmes, huge volksfest, July 12-21.

REGENSBURG: Thurn und Taxis Palace Festival, highlights classical music, July 12-21.

KALTENBERG: Knights Tournament, July 12-14, 18-21 and 26-28.

COLOGNE: Koelner Lichter, fireworks and illuminations, July 13.

HEILBRONN: Tattoo Convention, Alt E-Werk, July 13-14.

MUNICH: Christopher Street Day, street fest and parade, July 13-14.

MUNICH: Klassic am Odeonsplatz, open air performances by the Munich Philharmonic, July 13-14.

HEIDELBERG: Castle illuminations and fireworks, July 13 and Sept. 7.

MUNICH: Free & Easy Sommerfestival, free concerts and events, July 17-Aug. 4.

REGENSBURG: Bavarian Jazz Weekend, July 18-21.

BAMBERG: Bamberg Zaubert, street festival, July 19-21.

BERLIN: German-American Volksfest, July 19-Aug. 11.

FRANKFURT: Christopher Street Day Parade, July 20.

MUNICH: Opera for All, free open air concert, Max-Joseph-Platz, July 20.

MUNICH: Munich Summer Night’s Dream, concerts and fireworks, Olympiapark, July 20.

WIESBADEN: Flea market, Biebrich Castle grounds, July 20.

BAD WIMPFEN: Montmartre, art festival, July 20-21.

ULM: Ulm Schwoerwochenende, July 20-22.

MUNICH: Kocherlball, folk dancing by Chinese Tower, July 21.

NUREMBERG: Klassik Open Air, free concerts by the Staatsphilharmonie Nuernberg, Dutzendteich, July 21 and Aug. 3.

MUNICH: Impark Sommerfestival, volksfest, Olympiapark, July 25-Aug. 18.

BAYREUTH: Bayreuther Festspiele, celebrates Richard Wagner, July 25-Aug. 28.

NUREMBERG: Bardentreffen, free concerts, July 25-28.

BAD KISSINGEN: Rakoczy-Fest, historical festival, July 26-28.

FORCHHEIM: St. Anna Fest, volksfest and beer celebration, July 26-Aug. 5.

ZWEIBRUECKEN: Stadtfest, July 26-28.

KULMBACH: Kulmbacher Bierwoche, volksfest, July 27-Aug. 4.

MUNICH: Auer Dult, flea market and volksfest, Mariahilfplatz, July 27-Aug. 4.

HungaryBUDAPEST: Pride March, July 6.

ItalyISCHIA: Ischia Film Festival, through July 6.

TAORMINA: Taormina Film Fest, through July 6.

COURMAYEUR: Celtica, international festival of Celtic culture, through July 7.

SPOLETO: Festival of Two Worlds, opera, dance, music and theater, through July 14.

ROME: Roma incontra il Mondo, world music fest, Villa Ada, various dates through July 31.

VERONA: Verona Opera Festival, this year’s performances include Aida, Carmen, Il Trovatore, La Traviata, Tosca and others; various dates through Sept. 6.

SIENA: Palio, horse race, July 2 and Aug. 16.

RIMINI: La Notte Rossa, fireworks and cultural happenings along the coast, July 5.

SCORRANO: Festival of Illuminations, July 5-9.

CANEVA: Medieval Days, market and street entertainment, July 7.

CERTALDO: Mercantia, international street performer festival, July 10-14.

COLMURANO: Artistrada Buskers Festival, July 11-14.

PERUGIA: Umbria Jazz, July 12-21.

VENICE: Festival of the Redeemer, July 20-21.

VINCI: Festival of the Unicorn, July 26-18.

IrelandBANTRY: West Cork Chamber Music Festival, through July 7.

DUBLIN: Tattoo Art Expo, Griffith Conference Center, July 6-7.

GALWAY: Galway Film Fleadh, international film festival, July 9-14.

CARRICK: Water Music Festival, July 10-14.

DUBLIN: City Spectacular, free street festival, July 12-14.

BANTRY: West Cork Literary Festival, July 12-19.

GALWAY: Galway International Arts Festival,July 15-28.

CORK: City Spectacular, free street festival, July 20-21.

ROSTREVOR: Fiddler's Green International Festival, July 21-28.

DUBLIN: Vodaphone Comedy Festival, The Iveagh Gardens, July 25-28.

BRAY: Bray Air Display, July 27-28.

DUNGLOE: Mary from Dungloe International Festival,July 27-Aug. 5.

LatviaRIGA: Early Music Festival, highlights Baroque music, July 10-13.

SALACGRIVA: Positivus Festival, largest rock festival in Baltics, July 26-27.

LiechtensteinESCHEN: LiGiTa, Liechtenstein Guitar Days, July 6-13.

LuxembourgCITY: City Skyliner, mobile observation tower set up, through Aug. 18.

ETTELBRUCK: Agricultural Fair, July 5-7.

CITY: Festival Rock am Knuedler,free concerts, July 12.

BETTEMBOURG: Night of Marvels, professional street artists perform, July 13.

DIFFERDANGE: Blues Express, free open air blues festival, July 13.

CONTERN: International Comic Strip Festival, July 20-21.

CITY: Blues’n Jazz Rallye, free open air music festival, Clausen, July 27.

VIANDEN: Medieval Festival, Castle, July 27-Aug. 4.

MaltaVALLETTA: Malta International Arts Festival, through July 14.

VICTORIA: International Arts Festival, through July 14.

FLORIANA: Isle of MTV Malta, island wide festival of pop music, July 9-14.

VALLETTA: Malta Jazz Festival, July 15-20.

MonacoMONTE-CARLO: International Fireworks Festival, fireworks competition, July 20 and 27, Aug. 3 and 10.

NetherlandsAMSTERDAM: World Press Photo Exhibition, Nieuwe Kerk, through July 7.

AMSTERDAM: Artzuid, sculpture biennial, Plan Zuid, through Sept. 15.

AMSTERDAM: Roots Festival, July 2-10.

AMSTERDAM: Julidans, international contemporary dance festival, July 2-14.

AMSTERDAM: Over Het IJ, festival of theatre, DJ music and food, Amsterdam Noord, July 5-14.

ROTTERDAM: North Sea Jazz, July 12-14.

NIJMEGEN: International Four Days Marches, international walking event, July 16-19.

LICHTENVOORDE: Zwarte Cross Festival, music, motocross, stunts and camping weekend, July 18-21.

ROTTERDAM: Rotterdam Unlimited, cultural festival, July 23-27.

MAASTRICHT: Kadefeesten, festival with local artists on the banks of the Meuse, July 26-28.

NorwayKONGSBERG: Kongsberg Jazz Festival, July 3-6.

FORDE: Foerde Festival, traditional and world music festival, July 3-7.

KAFJORD: Riddu Riddu, international indigenous festival, July 10-14.

MOLDE: Moldejazz, international jazz festival, July 15-20.

BERGEN: Tall Ships Races, July 21-24.

STAVANGER: Gladmat Festival, Scandinavia’s largest food festival, July 24-27.

PolandGDYNIA: Open’er Festival, rock festival, July 3-6.

WARSAW: Warsaw Summer Jazz Days, July 5-7.

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

LISBON: Bairro Intendente em Festa, free family fest, Largo de Intendente, July 4-21.

ERICEIRA: Sumol Summer Fest, music fest on beach, July 5-6.

CASCAIS: EDP CoolJazz, top acts in concert, various dates July 9-31.

LISBON: Super Bock Super Rock Festival, July 18-20.

SINES: FFM Sines, world music festival, July 18-27.

VILA NOVA DE GAIA: Mares Vives, music festival, July 19-21.

RomaniaSATU MARE: Street Music Festival, July 12-14.

SIBIU: Artmania Music Festival, heavy metal fest, July 26-27.

ScotlandTIREE: Tiree Music Festival, July 12-14.

EDINBURGH: Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, July 12-21.

OUTER HEBRIDES: HebCelt, Celtic music festival, various venues around islands, July 17-20.

PERTH: Rewind Scotland: The 80s Festival, line-up includes Foreigner, Paul Young, Bryan Ferry, The Stranglers, Belinda Carlisle, Leo Sayer, Big Country and others, Scone Palace, July 19-21.

INVERNESS: Inverness Highland Games, July 20.

GLASGOW: Merchant City Festival, street art, fashion, music and more, July 25-28.

DRUMNADROCHIT: Loch Ness Film Festival, shows independent films, July 26-27.

SerbiaNOVI SAD: Exit Festival, music fest, July 4-7.

SloveniaLJUBLJANA: Ana Desetnica, street theater festival, July 3-6.

BLED: Bled Days, crafts market and concerts, July 19-21.

TOLMIN: Metal Days, hard rock festival, July 21-27.

BLED: Festival Okarina, highlights ethnic music, July 23-Aug. 3.

SpainTORTOSA: Tortosa Jazz Festival, July 1-6.

VALENCIA: Gran Fira de Valencia, July 1-31.

GETXO: International Jazz Festival, July 3-7.

SEVOGIA: Folk Sevogia, July 4-7.

CORDOBA: Guitar Festival, July 4-13.

SAN JAVIER: San Javier Jazz Festival, July 5-27.

MADRID: Pride Parade, July 6.

BARCELONA: Gelato Festival, July 6-7.

PAMPLONA: Fiestas de San Fermin, July 6-14.

BILBAO: BBK Live, rock music festival, July 11-13.

A CORUNA: Ortigueira International Celtic Music Festival, July 11-14.

NAVA: Festival de la Sidra, cider fest, July 12-14.

BARCELONA: Barcelona Beach Festival,music festival, July 13.

CASTELLON: FIB Benicassim International Festival, July 18-21.

TORTOSA: Renaissance Festival, July 18-21.

LEKEITIO: International Street Theater Festival, July 19-22.

SAN SEBASTIAN: Jazzaldia, International Jazz Festival, July 24-28.

VILLAJOYOSA: Moors and Christian Festival, July 24-31.

XABIA: Human Chess Game, July 28.

TORREMOLINOS: Los Alamos Beach Festival, July 31-Aug. 4.

SwedenSILJAN: Music at Lake Siljan, features folk and traditional genres, through July 7.

FALSTERBO: Horse Show, July 6-14.

AMAL: Amal Blues Festival, July 11-14.

KARLSHAMN: Karlshamn Baltic Festival, July 17-20.

SwitzerlandMONTREUX: Jazz Festival, through July 13.

LUGANO: Estival Jazz Lugano, free open air concerts, July 4-6.

ZURICH: Caliente, Latin American culture and music festival, July 5-7.

WEGGIS: Rose Festival, July 6-8.

FRAUENFELD: Open Air Frauenfeld, rock festival, Grosse Allmend, July 11-13.

BASEL: Tattoo, July 12-20.

SIERRE: Sierre Blues Festival, July 13-15.

BERN: Gurten Festival, rock fest, July 17-20.

LUGANO: Lugano Buskers Festival, July 17-21.

GRINDELWALD: Eiger Ultra Trail, July 19-21.

LUCERNE: Blue Balls Festival, music festival, July 19-27.

NYON: Paleo Festival, music festival, July 23-28.

NENDAZ: Le Valais Drink Pure Festival International, volksfest, July 26-28.

INTERLAKEN: Gauklerfest, street festival, July 26-28.

ZUG: Zug Sports Festival, Seepromenade, July 27-28.

WalesGOWER: Gower Festival, highlights classical music, July 1-13.

LLANGOLLEN: International Musical Eistedfodd, cultural festival, July 1-7.

CARDIFF: International Food & Drink Festival, July 5-7.

TENBY: Long Course Weekend, triathlon, July 5-7.

SWANSEA: Wales National Airshow, July 6-7.

BRECON BEACONS: The Fan Dance, gruelling race across mountaintop, July 6-7 and 13.

ABERAERON: Cardigan Bay Seafood Festival, July 7.

LLANELWEDD: Royal Welsh Agricultural Show, July 22-25.

CAERPHILLY: The Big Cheese Festival, street festival, July 26-28.

EBBW VALE: Steelhouse Festival, international classic rock fest, July 26-28.

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