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AustriaLINZ: Bruckner Festival, through Oct. 11.

GRAZ: Steiriescherherbst, avant-garde theatre, screenings and parties, through Oct. 14.

VIENNA: Wiesn-Fest, Prater Kaiserwiese, through Oct. 14.

SALZBURG: Salzburg Culture Days, performances and concerts, through Oct. 21.

VIENNA: Fair For Art, Aula der Wissenschaften, through Oct. 14.

STUBAI: Oktoberfest on the Stubai glacier, Oct. 13-14.

GRAZ: Graz Marathon, Oct. 14.

SALZBURG: Jazz & The City, free concerts in the city center, Oct. 17-21.

SOELDEN: FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Opening races, Rettenbach Glacier, Oct. 26-28.

VIENNA: blickfang, design fair, MAK, Oct. 26-28.

VIENNA: Erste Open 500, tennis tournament, Oct. 26-28.

VIENNA: Pumpkin Festival, Am Himmel, Oct. 26-28.

VIENNA: Wien Modern, contemporary music fest, Konzerthaus, Oct. 28-Nov. 30.

BelgiumGENT: Film Fest Gent, through Oct. 19.

ANTWERP: Antwerp Art Fair, International Contemporary Art Fair, Expo, Oct. 11-14.

CINEY: Puces et Salon des Antiquaires, flea market, Oct. 12-14.

ZOTTEGEM: Bierhappening, beer festival, Bevegemse Feestzaal, Oct. 13.

BRUSSELS: Megavino, wine fair, Hall 3 Expo, Oct. 19-21.

HASSELT: Genever Fest, celebrates gin-like drink, Oct. 20-21.

MARBEHAN: Brassigaume, festival of small breweries, Oct. 20-21.

TOURNAI: Salon du Cheval, horse fair, Oct. 20-21.

LIEGE: Hoppy Days, beer festival, Palais de Congres, Oct. 26-28.

BRUSSELS: Halloween Festival, Museum of Fantastic Art, Oct. 27-Nov. 4.

BRUSSELS: Belfius Brussels Marathon and Half Marathon, Oct. 28.

CINEY: Militaria Belgium, military fair, Oct. 28.

CroatiaCOUNTRYWIDE: Zagreb Restaurant Week, through Oct. 14.

KRK: MTB Marathon, Oct. 13.

ZAGREB: Zagreb Marathon, Oct. 14.

DUBROVNIK: Good Food Festival, Oct. 15-21.

Czech RepublicKARLOVY VARY: Jazzfest, various dates through Oct. 27.

PRAGUE: 4 + 4 Days in Motion International Festival of Contemporary Art, performing arts festival, through Oct. 13.

HRADEC KRALOVE: Jazz Goes to Town, international jazz festival, Oct. 9-13.

PRAGUE: Strings of Autumn, music festival, various dates between Oct. 9-Nov. 10.

PRAGUE: Signal Festival, festival of illuminations, Oct. 11-14.

PRAGUE: Festival of Delicate Tastes, tastings of international cuisine, New Town Hall, Oct. 13.

PRAGUE: Prague Coffee Festival, Prazhske trzhnice Holesovice, Oct. 20-21.

PRAGUE: Designblok, design and fashion week, Holesovice, Oct. 25-29.

JIHLAVA: International Documentary Film Festival, Oct. 25-30.

DenmarkCOPENHAGEN: CPH PIX, film festival, through Oct. 10.

COPENHAGEN: World Press Photo Exhibition, Politikens Hus, through Oct. 18.

HUNDESTED: Sand Sculpture Festival, through Oct. 21.

COPENHAGEN: Culture Night, late night openings around city, Oct. 12.

COPENHAGEN: Halloween in Tivoli Park, Oct. 12-Nov. 4.

AARHUS: Aarhus International Guitar Festival, Oct. 13-20.

FREDERICKSHAFEN: Ink Festival, tattoo convention, Arena Nord, Oct. 25-27.

COPENHAGEN: Copenhagen Blues Festival, Oct. 25-28.

EnglandBLACKPOOL: Blackpool Illuminations, 6 mile stretch lit up with a million bulbs, through Nov. 4.

LONDON: London Restaurant Festival, through Oct. 31.

LONDON: BFI London Film Festival, Oct. 10-21.

LONDON: London Bierfest, Oktoberfest-inspired event at Old Billingsgate Market, Oct. 18-19.

ST IVES: Booze on the Ouse, CAMRA beer festival, Burgess Hall, Oct. 18-20.

LONDON: Battersea Autumn, Affordable Art Fair, Battersea Park, Oct. 18-21.

LONDON: RumFest, ILEC Conference Centre, Oct. 20-21.

LONDON: Eukanuba Discover Dogs, dog expo and fair, ExCeL London, Oct. 20-21.

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON: Mop Fair, Oct. 11-12; Runaway Mop, Oct. 25-26.

COUNTRY: Museums at Night, Oct. 25-27.

LONDON: The Telegraph Ski and Snowboard Show, Battersea Evolution, Oct. 25-28.

CAMBRIDGE: Cambridge Film Festival, Oct.25-Nov. 1.

LONDON: MCM London Comic Con, films, video games, comics and anime, ExCeL London, Oct. 26-28.

LONDON: Africa on the Square, Trafalgar Square, Oct. 27.

CAMBRIDGE: Cambridge Tattoo Convention, Corn Exchange, Oct. 27-28.

LONDON: Diwali, Trafalgar Square, Oct. 28.

LONDON: Winter Arts and Antiques Fair, Olympia, Oct. 29-Nov. 4.

EstoniaTALLINN: Klaver— International Piano Festival, through Oct. 12.

TALLINN: Comedy Festival, through Oct. 12.

TALLINN: Tallinn FoodFest, Messe, Oct. 27.

FinlandHELSINKI: Baltic Herring Fair, through Oct. 13.

HELSINKI: Carnival of Light, Linnamaki Amusement Park, Oct. 11-21.

HELSINKI: Traditional Sailing Day, ships in South Harbor, Oct. 14.

HELSINKI: Helsinki International Horse Show, Oct. 17-21.

FrancePARIS: Mondial de la Moto, motorcycle expo, Port de Versailles, through Oct. 14.

PARIS: Montmartre Grape Harvest Festival, Oct. 10-14.

NANCY: Jazz Pulsations, Oct. 10-20.

STRASBOURG: Salon Mer & Vigne, gastronomy fair, Wacken Convention Centre, Oct. 12-15.

LYON: Lumiere, Grand Lyon Film Festival, Oct. 13-21.

TOULOUSE: Salon des Antiquaires et de l’Art Contemporain, Parc des Expositions, Oct. 13-21.

PARIS: 20 km de Paris, road race, Oct. 14.

PARIS: FIAC Contemporary Art Fair, Grand Palace and Hors les Murs, Oct. 18-21.

PARIS: Outsider Art Fair, Atelier Richelieu, Oct. 18-21.

PARIS: Art Elysees, modern and contemporary art fair, Avenue des Champs-Elysees, Oct. 18-22.

CLERMONT-FERRARD: Salon des Vins des Vignerons Independants, wine salon, Oct. 19-20.

ANNECY LE VIEUX: Salon Mer & Vigne, gastronomy fair, Espace Rencontre, Oct. 19-21.

BESANCON: Vinifrance, salon of French wines, Parc des Expositions, Oct. 19-21.

COLMAR: Salon des Arts et Antiquaires, art and antiques salon, Parc des Expositions, Oct. 19-22.

METZ: Les Puces de Metz, flea and antiques market, Metz Expo, Oct. 20.

PARIS: Paris Manga and Sci-Fi Show, Porte de Versailles, Oct. 20-21.

LYON: Salon des Vins des Vignerons Independants, wine salon, Oct. 25-29.

PARIS: Paris Games Week, highlights video games, Port de Versailles, Oct. 26-30.

PARIS: Autumn Fair, Paris Expo Porte De Versailles, Oct. 26-Nov. 4.

PARIS: Rolex Paris Masters, tennis tournament, Oct. 27-Nov. 4.

PARIS: Salon du Chocolat, Porte de Versailles, Oct. 31-Nov. 4.

GermanyHANNOVER: Oktoberfest Hannover, Schuetzenplatz, through Oct. 14.

STUTTGART: Cannstatter Volksfest, Wasen, through Oct. 14.

FUERTH: Michaelis-Kirchweih, market and fair, through Oct. 14.

NEUSTADT AN DER WEINSTRASSE: German Wine Harvest Festival, through 15.

HEIDELBERG: Enjoy Jazz Festival, through Nov. 17.

BERLIN: Festival of Lights, through Oct. 14.

BOTTROP: Halloween Horror Festival at Movie Park, Oct. 13-15, 20-22, 26-31 and Nov. 2-4.

LEIPZIG: Leipzig Jazz Days, Oct. 11-20.

BAD NEUENAHR-AHRWEILER: Klangwelle, Oct. 11-14 and Oct. 18-21.

HASSFURT/SCHWEINFURT: Honky Tonk Festival, Oct. 12-13.

LORCH: Zwiebelkuchentage, celebrates onion tart, Oct. 12-14.

MEERSBURG:Middle Ages Market, Oct. 12-14.

WEIMAR: Zweibelmarkt, onion market, Oct. 12-14.

FRANKFURT: Frankfurt Book Fair, Messe, Oct. 13-14.

KAISERSLAUTERN: Tattoo Slam, Fritz-Walter-Stadion, Oct. 13-14.

MAYEN: Lukasmarkt, volkfest, Oct. 13-21.

TUEBINGEN: Jazz Days, Oct. 13-21.

GUENZBURG: Halloween @ LEGOLAND, Oct. 13-31.

HASSLOCH: Halloween Fright Nights, Holiday Park, Oct. 13, 20, 27 and 31; Nov. 3.

LUDWIGSBURG: European Pumpkin Championship Weigh Offs, Bluehendes Barock, Oct. 14.

BADEN-BADEN: Genussmesse “Fine”, Kurhaus, Oct. 14-16.

TEGERNSEE: International mountain film festival, Oct. 17-21.

LANDAU: Fest des Federweissen/ Fest of the New Wine, Oct. 18-21.

KAISERSLAUTERN: Oktoberkerwe, Messeplatz, Oct. 18-29.

MAINZ: Mainzer Oktoberfest, Messepark, Oct. 18-Nov. 4.

DRESDEN: DAVE Club Culture Festival, Oct. 19-28.

RUEDESHEIM: Tage des Federweiβen/ Days of the New Wine, Oct. 19-21 and Oct. 26-28.

FREIBURG IM BREISGAU: Freiburger Mess’, fun fair, Messplatz, Oct. 19-29.

SPEYER: Herbstmesse/ Fall Fair, Festplatz, Oct. 19-31.

PFUNGSTADT: Halloween at Burg Frankenstein, Oct. 19-20, 26-27 and 31; Nov. 1-3.

BREMEN: Bremer Freimarkt, volksfest, Oct. 19-Nov. 4.

MUNICH: Long Night of Museums, Oct. 20.

STUTTGART: Stuttgart Night, late night openings, Oct. 20.

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

MUNICH: Auer Dult, Mariahilfplatz, Oct. 20-28.

ROSENHEIM: Oberbairisch Tattoo Tage, tattoo convention, Inntalhalle, Oct. 20-21.

RUST: Halloween at Europa-Park, Oct. 22-Nov. 4.

KAISERSLAUTERN: International Blues Festival, Kammgarn, Oct. 25-27.

STUTTGART: New Fall Festival, highlights indie and electronic music, Oct. 25-28.

WIESBADEN: European Youth Circus, Oct. 25-28.

MAINZ: Rheinhessen WeinforumRheingoldhalle, Oct. 26-28.

FRANKENTHAL: Honky Tonk Fest, Oct. 27.

MAYEN: Festival of Witches and Magicians, Oct. 27.

WIESBADEN: Henkell Sparkling Wine Night, Henkell Sektkellerei, Oct. 27.

BAYREUTH: Tattoo Convention, Baerenhalle-Bindlach, Oct. 27-28.

COLOGNE: Tattoobash Koeln, MOtorworld Koeln, Oct. 27-28.

DUESSELDORF: eat & STYLE, Areal Böhler, Oct. 27-28.

MANNHEIM: Mein Hund, show for dog owners, Maimarktgelaende, Oct. 27-28.

PASSAU: Tattoo Messe, Dreilaenderhalle, Oct. 27-28.

MECHERNICH: Halloween, Burg Satzvey, Oct. 27 and 31.

ROTHENBURG O.D. TAUBER: Herbstmesse, market and volksfest, Oct. 27-Nov. 4.

INGOLSTADT: Ingolstadt Jazz Days, Oct. 27-Nov. 16.

FRANKFURT: Frankfurt Marathon, Oct. 28.

MANNHEIM: Children’s Halloween Party, Luisenpark, Oct. 31.

HungaryBUDAPEST: Café Budapest Contemporary Arts Festival, through Oct. 21.

BUDAPEST: Art Market, International Contemporary Art Fair, Millenaris, Oct. 11-14.

BUDAPEST: Pig Slaughter and Sausage Festival, Vasuttorteneti Park, Oct. 12-14.

IrelandDUBLIN: Dublin Theatre Festival, through Oct. 14.

DUBLIN: Open House Dublin, landmarks open to visitors, Oct. 12-14.

KINSALE: Gourmet Festival, Oct. 13-14.

GALWAY: Galway Comedy Carnival, Oct. 23-29.

SLIGO: Sligo Live- Ireland’s Folk, Roots and Indie Music Festival, Oct. 24-29.

CORK: Guinness Jazz Festival, Oct. 25-29.

DUBLIN: Dublin Animation Film Festival, Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Oct. 26-27.

DUBLIN: Bram Stoker Festival, Oct. 26-29.

ItalyTRIESTE: Barcolana, international regatta, through Oct. 14.

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

TURIN: Movement- Torino Music Festival, electronic music festival, Oct. 12-13.

VENICE: International Venezia Tattoo Convention, Russot Hotel Congress Center, Oct. 12-14.

VERONA: ArtVerona, contemporary art fair, Veronafiere, Oct. 12-15.

ROME: Rome Film Fest, Auditorium Parco della Musica, Oct. 18-28.

ROME: Hobby Show Roma, Palacavicchi, Oct. 19-21.

PERUGIA: Eurochocolate, Oct. 19-28.

MILAN: Hobby Show Milano, market for hobbies and crafts, Fiera MilanoCity, Oct. 21-14.

PADUA: Auto d’Epoca, classic auto exhibition, Fiera, Oct. 25-28.

VERONA: Fieracavalli, horse exhibition, Oct. 25-28.

PALERMO: Palermo Tattoo Expo, Oct. 25-28.

FERRARA: Ferrara Tattoo Convention, Fiere Congressi, Oct. 26-28.

PESCARA: Hobby Show Pescara, Pala Dean Martin, Oct. 26-28.

MONTALCINO: Sagra del Tordo, historical festival, Oct. 27-28.

VENICE: Venice Marathon, Oct. 28.

LUCCA: Lucca Comics and Games, comics convention, Oct. 31-Nov. 4.

LatviaRIGA: Riga Restaurant Week, Oct. 8-14.

LithuaniaVILNIUS: Pokrovskiye Kolokola, folklore festival, Oct. 10-14.

LuxembourgCITY: Cineast, Central and East European Film Festival, through Oct. 21.

CITY: Night of Museums, Oct. 13.

GREVENMACHER: Distillery Day, open doors at distilleries along the Mosel River, Oct. 28.

MaltaVALLETTA: Malta Classic, antique vehicles tour island, Oct. 11-14.

VITTORIOSA: Birgufest, candlelight and historical festival, Oct. 12-14.

VALLETTA: Rolex Middle Sea Race, yachting race, Oct. 20-27.

MonacoNEVERS: eRallye, electronic car race, Oct. 24-28.

NetherlandsAMSTERDAM: Afrovibes Festival, events also take place in Utrect and Rotterdam, through Oct. 14.

EINDHOVEN: Marathon and half-marathon, Oct. 13-14.

AMSTERDAM: Amsterdam Dance Event, celebrates electronic dance music, Oct. 17-21.

AMSTERDAM: TCS Amsterdam Marathon, Oct. 21.

EINDHOVEN: Tattoo Convention, Tivoli Sports Hall, Oct. 27-28.

THE HAGUE: Crossing Border, literature festival, Oct. 29-Nov. 4.

NorwayLILLEHAMMER: DolaJazz, jazz festival, Oct. 18-21.

OSLO: Oslo Motor Show, Norges Varemesse, Oct. 26-28.

OSLO: Oslo World Music Festival, Oct. 30-Nov. 4.

PolandKRAKOW: Unsound Music Festival, through Oct. 14.

WARSAW: European Dog Show, Expo, Oct. 11-14.

WARSAW: Warsaw Film Festival, Oct. 12-21.

WARSAW: Warsaw Tattoo Convention, Stadion Legii, Oct. 13-14.

WARSAW: Warsaw Comic Con, Expo, Oct. 26-28.

PortugalBRAGA: International Photography Festival, through Oct. 28.

LISBON: Lisbon Marathon, Oct. 14.

PENICHES: Rip Curl Pro Portugal, surfing competition, Oct. 16-27.

LISBON: Doclisboa, documentary film festival, Oct. 18-28.

SANTAREM: National Gastronomy Festival, Casa do Campino, Oct. 26-Nov. 4.

San MarinoCITY: Rally Legend, Oct. 11-14.

ScotlandCOWAL: Walking and Outdoor Festival, through Oct. 12.

LERWICK: Shetland Accordion and Fiddle Festival, Oct. 11-15.

OBAN: Royal National Mod, Gaelic language and culture festival, Oct. 12-20.

TIREE: Tiree Wave Classic, windsurfing competition, Oct. 13-19.

PAISLEY: The Spree, festival of comedy and music, Oct. 13-20.

GLASGOW: BBC Good Food Show Scotland, Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre, Oct. 19-21.

EDINBURGH: Scottish International Storytelling Festival, Oct. 19-31.

ABERDEEN: Sound, festival of innovative new music, Oct. 24-Nov. 4.

ISLE OF SKYE: Swing Jazz Festival, Oct. 30-Nov. 2.

GLASGOW: Sonica, sonic arts festival, Oct. 31-Nov. 10.

SlovakiaBRATISLAVA: One World Film Festival, Oct. 11-16.

BRATISLAVA: Jazz Days, Oct. 19-21.

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

MARIBOR: Maribor Theatre Festival, Oct. 15-28.

METLIKA: Mlada Portugalka, wine festival celebrates wine made from Portugieser grapes, Oct. 20.

LJUBLJANA: Volkswagen Ljubljana Marathon, Oct. 28.

SpainO GROVE: Seafood festival, through Oct. 14.

SITGES: Fantastic Film Festival, through Oct. 14.

BARCELONA: Salonnautico, boat show, Port Vell, Oct. 10-14.

LAS PALMAS DE GRAN CANARIA: WOMEX, World Music Expo, Oct. 24-28.

ELCHE: Medieval Festival, Oct. 26-Nov. 1.

SAN SEBASTIAN: Horror and Fantasy Film Festival, Oct. 27-Nov. 4.

SwedenSTOCKHOLM: Affordable Art Fair, Nacka Strandsmaessan, Oct. 11-14.

STOCKHOLM: Stockholm Jazz Festival, 12-21.

SwitzerlandLUCERNE: Maas Autumn Fair, volksfest, Bahnhofplatz, through Oct. 21.

VERNIER: Vernier sur Rock, rock, reggae and rap music highlighted, Oct. 11-13.

ASCONA: Chestnut festival, Oct. 13.

BERN: Zibelimarit, onion market, Oct. 13.

THUN: Cheese Festival, Oct. 13.

BERN: Berner Weinmesse, showcases wines of the world, Oct. 13-21.

APPENZELL: Cheese Festival, Oct. 27-28.

BASEL: Basler Weinmesse, showcases wines of the world, Messe, Oct. 27-Nov. 4.

BASEL: Autumn fair, fun fair and market, Oct. 27-Nov. 11.

LUCERNE: SwissCityMarathon, Oct. 28.

LUCERNE: Cheese Festival, Schweizerhofquai, Oct. 28-30.

WalesLLANWRTYD WELLS: Ron Skilton Memorial Half Marathon, Oct. 21.

CONWY: Gwledd Conwy Feast, Oct. 26-28.

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