AUSTRIA VIENNA: Waves Vienna, music festival and conference, through Oct. 4.

LINZ: Urfahraner Herbstmarkt, volksfest, through Oct. 5.

VIENNA: VIENNAFAIR, contemporary art fair, Messe, through Oct. 5.

SOELL: Tour de Tirol, 3 day, 75 km running event at the Wilder Kaiser, through Oct. 5.

VIENNA: Wiesn Fest, Prater, through Oct. 12.

COUNTRYWIDE: Long Night of the Museums, Oct. 4.

STUBAI: Oktoberfest on the Stubai glacier, Oct. 11-12.

GRAZ: Graz Marathon, Oct. 12.

SALZBURG: Culture Days, performances and concerts, Oct. 15-30.

SALZBURG: Jazz & The City, free concerts in the city center, Oct. 22-26.

GRAZ: Elevate Festival for Contemporary Music, Art and Political Discourse, Oct. 23-26.

VIENNA: Viennale, Vienna International Film Festival, Oct. 23-Nov. 26.

ZELL AM SEE: Wow Glacier Love, opening ski season party, Nov. 7-9.

BELGIUM BRUGES: Jazz Brugge, through Oct. 5.

BRUSSELS: Fotofever, photography fair, Tour & Taxis, through Oct. 5.

MOUSCRON: Fete des Hurlus, folk festival on the Grand Place, through Oct. 5.

BRUSSELS: Nuit Blanche, Oct. 4.

ANTWERP: Modeste Beer Festival, showcases small Belgian breweries, Brewery De Koninck, Oct. 4-5.

BRUGES: KookEet, culinary show, ‘t Zand, Oct. 4-6.

BRUSSELS: Brussels Marathon, Oct. 5.

ZOTTEGEM: National Beer Happening, Oct. 11.

GHENT: Film Fest Ghent, Oct. 14-25.

BRUSSELS: Accessible Art Fair, Cercle de Lorraine, Oct. 16-19.

DIKSMUIDE: Beer festival, Oct. 18.

HASSELT: Jenever Fest, celebrates gin-like drink, Oct. 18-19.

MARBEHAN: Brassigaume, international beer festival, Oct. 18-19.

BRUSSELS: Megavino, wine fair, Parc des Expositions, Oct. 24-27.

BRUSSELS: Halloween Festival, Museum of Fantastic Art, Oct. 25-Nov. 2.

CINEY: Militaria Belgium, one of Europe’s largest military fairs, Oct. 26.

BRUSSELS: Big Bang Festival, music festival for young audiences, Nov. 2.

GHENT: 1000 Voices for Peace, choirs commemorate WWI, Nov. 5-6.

CROATIA BARANJA: Wine Marathon, Oct. 4.

ZAGREB: Zagreb Film Festival, Oct. 19-26.

SPLIT: All Senses Weekend, musical tribute to Montreux Jazz Festival, Oct. 23-26.

CZECH REPUBLIC VALTICKÉ: Valtické Vintage, traditional wine fest, through Oct. 5.

PRAGUE: Strings of Autumn, international music festival, through Nov. 6.

PILSEN: Jazz Without Borders, jazz fest, various dates, through Nov. 22.

PILSEN: Pilsner Fest, celebrates Gambrinius and Pilsner Urquell, Oct. 4.

KARLOVY VARY: Tour Film, highlights films on tourism and travel, Oct. 9-11.

PRAGUE: International Festival of Contemporary Art 4 + 4 days in motion, performing arts festi-val, Oct. 10-18.

HRADEC KRÁLOVÉ: Jazz Goes to Town, international jazz festival, Oct. 13-18.

PRAGUE: Signal Festival, festival of light, Oct. 16-19.

DENMARK HOLSTERBRO: Klassiske Dage, International Music Festival, through Oct. 5.

SKAGEN: Skagen Marathon, Oct. 4.

COPENHAGEN: flea market, Bella Center, Oct. 4-5.

COPENHAGEN: Culture Night, late openings at museums and cultural venues, Oct. 10.

COPENHAGEN: Halloween in Tivoli Park, Oct. 10-Nov. 2.

AARHUS: International Guitar Festival, Oct. 11-18.

FREDERIKSHAVN: Nordic Brew, beer festival, Oct. 31-Nov. 1.

COPENHAGEN: Hubertus Hunt, hunters on horseback take on obstacle course in Dyrehaven, Nov. 2.

ENGLAND LONDON: Raindance Film Festival, indie film fest, Vue Cinema Piccadilly Circus, through Oct. 5.

BLACKPOOL: Blackpool Illuminations, 6 mile stretch lit up with a million bulbs, through Nov. 9.

NOTTINGHAM: Goose Fair, Forest Recreation Ground, through Oct. 5.

LONDON: The Cake & Bake Show, Earls Court, through Oct. 5.

WOODBRIDGE: Shuck Festival, celebrates locally caught oysters and mussels, through Oct. 5.

MELTON MOWBRAY: Melton Mobray Food Festival, Oct. 4-5.

LONDON: Islington Contemporary Art & Design Fair, painting and sculpture Oct. 4-5; photog-raphy and illustration Oct. 11-12; fashion, textiles and jewelry Oct. 18-19; ceramics, glass and de-sign Oct. 25-26.

NOTTINGHAM: Robin Hood Beer Festival, beer and cider festival, Oct. 8-11.

LONDON: BFI London Film Festival, Oct. 8-19.

ST IVES: Booze on the Ouse, CAMRA beer festival, St. Ivo Recreation Centre, Oct. 9-11.

MANCHESTER: Indy Man Beer Con, beers from independent breweries, Victoria Baths, Oct. 9-12.

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON: Mop Fair, Oct. 10-11.

BANBURY: Banbury Folk Festival, Oct. 10-12.

LONDON: The Rum Experience, rum tasting and trade fair, Earl’s Court, tickets necessary, Oct. 11-12.

NORWICH: Fringe Festival, Oct. 11-25.

PETERBOROUGH: East of England Autumn Show, Oct. 12.

PETERBOROUGH: Great Eastern Run, half marathon, Oct. 12.

LONDON: Frieze Art Fair, Regent’s Park, Oct. 15-18.

LONDON: London Bierfest, Oktoberfest-inspired event at Old Billingsgate Market, Oct. 16-17.

LONDON: London Photo Festival, amateurs show and sell photos, The Crypt, through Oct. 16-18.

CAMBRIDGE: CAMRA Cambridge Oktoberfest, University Social Club, Mill Lane, Oct. 17-18.

LONDON: The Chocolate Show, Olympia, Oct. 17-19.

CAMBRIDGE: University of Cambridge Festival of Ideas, 180 free events, Oct. 20-Nov. 2.

LONDON: Affordable Art Fair, Battersea Park, Oct. 23-26.

DARTMOUTH: Dartmouth Food Festival, Oct. 24-26.

LONDON: MCM London Comic Con, films, video games, comics and anime, ExceL Royal Victo-ria Dock, Oct. 24-26.

LONDON: London International Animation Festival, Barbican and other venues, Oct. 24-Nov. 2.

NORWICH: CAMRA Beer Festival, St. Andrews and Blackfriars Halls, Oct. 27-Nov. 1.

LONDON: The Ski and Snowboard Show, Earls Court 2, Oct. 30-Nov. 2.

LONDON: Lord Mayor’s Show, procession departs St. Pauls at 11 a.m.; fireworks at 5:15 p.m., Nov. 8.

Finland HELSINKI: Baltic Herring Fair, through Oct. 11.

FRANCE BARR (ALSACE): grape harvest festival, through Oct. 5.

PARIS: Nuit Blanche, Oct. 4.

PARIS: Mondial de l’Automobile, auto show, Porte de Versailles, Oct. 4-19.

PARIS: Montmartre Grape Harvest Festival, Oct. 6-10.

DINARD: Dinard British Film Festival, Oct. 8-12.

NANCY: Jazz Pulsations, Oct. 8-18.

STRASBOURG: Salons Mer & Vigne, gastronomy fair, Convention Centre, Oct. 10-13.

METZ: flea market, Parc des Expositions, Oct. 11.

CHUSCLAN: Les Vendages de L’Histoire, historical wine fest in the Rhone Valley, Oct. 11-12.

PARIS: 20 km de Paris, starts at Pont d’Iena, Oct. 12.

COUNTRYWIDE: Semaine de Gout, Taste week, celebrates quality and healthy food, Oct. 13-19.

GRENOBLE: Village Vigneron, wine tasting, markets and live entertainment, Oct. 16-19.

PARIS: Automedon, collector car show, Parc des Expositions Paris le Bourget, Oct. 18-19.

PARIS: FIAC, International Contemporary Art Fair, Grand Palais, Oct. 23-26.

PARIS: Art Elysees, modern and contemporary art fair, Avenue des Champs-Elysees, Oct. 23-27.

PARIS: Autumn Fair, Paris Expo Porte De Versailles, Oct. 24-Nov. 2.

PARIS: Salon du Chocolate, Porte de Versailles, Oct. 29-Nov. 2.

PARIS: Paris Games Week, video game expo, Porte de Versailles, Oct. 29-Nov. 2.

PARIS: Pitchfork Music Festival, indie music fest, Grande Halle de la Villette, Oct. 30-Nov. 1.

PARIS: Blues sur Seine, Nov. 7-22.

NICE: French Riviera Marathon, route runs between Nice and Cannes, Nov. 10.

GERMANY HASSFURT: Street fest, through Oct. 4.

AMBERG: Michaeli-Dult, volksfest, through Oct. 5.

HANNOVER: Oktoberfest, Schützenplatz, through Oct. 5.

HEIDELBERG: children’s theater festival, Neckarwiese, through Oct. 5.

MUNICH: Oktoberfest, through Oct. 5.

NUREMBERG: Herbstmarkt, through Oct. 5.

SCHWAEBISCH HALL: autumn celebration and wine village, through Oct. 5.

STUTTGART: Volksfest, Canstatter Wasen, through Oct. 12.

NEUSTADT: Das Deutsche Weinlesefest, wine fest, through Oct. 13.

FUERTH: Michaelis Kirchweih, through Oct. 15.

LUDWIGSBURG: pumpkin exhibition, Bluehendes Barock castle grounds, through Nov. 2.

FRANKENTHAL: Honky Tonk Fest, concerts throughout town, Oct. 4.

HEIDELBERG: Gelita Trail Marathon, billed as Germany’s toughest city marathon, Oct. 5.

BAD NEUENAHR: Klangwelle, music and light shows, Oct. 8-12.

FRANKFURT: Book Fair, Messegelände, Oct. 8-12.

LEIPZIG: Festival of Lights, commemorates fall of Iron Curtain, Oct. 9.

DÜSSELDORF: New Fall Festival, festival of electronic and indie music, Oct. 9-12.

MAINZ: Mainzer Oktoberfest, Messepark, Oct. 9-26.

PIESPORT: fest at the Roman wine press, Oct. 10-12.

WEIMAR: Onion Market, Oct. 10-12.

BERLIN: Festival of Lights, Oct. 10-19.

TÜBINGEN: rubber duck race, Oct. 11.

NUREMBERG: pottery market, Oct. 11-12.

MUNICH: Munich Marathon, Oct. 12.

LANDAU: Federweissen Fest, celebrates new wine, Oct. 16-19.

FREIBURG: Freiburger Messe’, fun fair, Oct. 17-27.

HACHENBURG: Monkey Jump Festival, late-night concerts, Oct. 18.

MUNICH: Long Night of Museums, Oct. 18.

STUTTGART: Stuttgartnacht, late night openings, Oct. 18.

MUNICH: Auer Kirchweih Dult, Mariahilfplatz, Oct. 18-26.

TUEBINGEN: Jazz and Classical Music Days, Oct. 18-26.

BADEN-BADEN: Genussmesse Fine, Kurhaus, Oct. 24-26.

MAINZ: Weinforum Rheinhessen, region’s best wines, Schifffahrtsmuseum, Oct. 24-26.

FRANKFURT: BMW Frankfurt Marathon, Oct. 26.

FRANKFURT: Kreativ-Welt, sale of craft supplies, Oct. 30-Nov. 2.

BAD TOELZ: Leonhardifahrt, traditional pilgrimage with horses and carriages, Nov. 6.

WURZBURG: Honky Tonk Fest, live music across 30 stages, Nov. 8.

HUNGARY BUDAPEST: Budapest Art Market, International Contemporary Art Fair, Oct. 9-12.

BUDAPEST: Oktoberfest, Varosligeti Mujegpalya, Oct. 9-12.

BUDAPEST: Bonusz Festival, electronic music festival, Hungexpo, Oct. 11.

IRELAND DUBLIN: HWCH, Hard Working Class Heroes, promotes newcomer bands, through Oct. 4.

CORK: Cork Folk Festival, through Oct. 5.

DINGLE: Dingle Peninsula Wine and Food Festival, through Oct. 5.

DUBLIN: Oktoberfest, George’s Dock, through Oct. 5.

LISDOONVARNA: Matchmaking Festival, through Oct. 5.

MONAGHAN: Taste of Monaghan, food festival, through Oct. 5.

WESTPORT: Westport Arts Festival, through Oct. 5.

KILLARNEY: Helley Hansen Killarney Adventure Race, participants run, hike, cycle and kayak, Oct. 4.

OFFALY: OFFline Film Festival, Oct. 8-12.

KINSALE: Gourmet Festival, Oct. 10-12.

GALWAY: Galway Comedy Festival, Oct. 16-17.

DUBLIN: Open House Dublin, over 100 properties accessible to public, Oct. 17-19.

SLIGO: Sligo Live, folk, roots and indie music fest, Oct. 22-27.

WEXFORD: Wexford Festival Opera, Oct. 22-Nov. 2.

CORK: Guinness Cork Jazz Festival, Oct. 23-27.

DUBLIN: Bram Stoker Festival, Oct. 24-27.

DUBLIN: Dublin Marathon, Oct. 27.

DUBLIN: Web Summit, global gathering for technology, Nov. 4-6.

ITALY BARDOLINO: Grape and Wine Festival, through Oct. 6.

PINEROLO: La Maschera di Ferro, historical fest recalling the Man in the Iron Mask, Oct. 4-5.

TRIESTE: Barcolana, sailing regatta, Oct. 10-12.

ALBA: White Truffle Festival, weekends only, Oct. 11-Nov. 16.

ROME: Rome Film Fest, international film festival, Oct. 16-25.

PERUGIA: Eurochocolate, International Chocolate Exhibition, Oct. 17-26.

TURIN: Salon del Gusto, food event at Lingotto Fiere, Oct. 23-28.

VENICE: Venice Marathon, Oct. 26.

TURIN: Artissima, contemporary arts fair, Lingotto Fiere, tickets necessary, Nov. 7-9.

LUXEMBOURG DUDELANGE: Fete des Cultures, Oct. 4.

CITY: Night of Museums, Oct. 11.

VIANDEN: Nut Market, Oct. 12.

DIFFERDANGE: Fisherman’s Friend StrongmanRun, run along a 22 km obstacle course, Oct. 19.

MUNSHAUSEN: Trauliicht gët gebrannt, Halloween custom involving illuminated, hollowed-out beets, Robbesscheier Museum, Oct. 31.

HEIDERSCHEID: ING Trail Uewersauer, ultra trail run, Nov. 16.

NETHERLANDS AMSTERDAM: Afrovibes Festival, MC Theater, Oct. 6-12.

AMSTERDAM: Camera Japan, festival of Japanese culture, Kriterion, Oct. 10-12.

EINDHOVEN: Marathon and half-marathon, Oct. 12.

AMSTERDAM: Amsterdam Dance Event, Oct. 15-19.

AMSTERDAM: TCS Amsterdam Marathon, Oct. 19.

AMSTERDAM: PINT Bokbierfestival, Beurs van Berlage, Oct. 24-26.

AMSTERDAM: London Calling, festival showcasing music from the UK, Oct. 31-Nov. 1.

PORTUGAL TERCEIRA: Angra Jazz Festival, through Oct. 4.

SAGRES: Bird Watching Festival, through Oct. 5.

PERA: FIESA, International Sand Sculptures Festival, this year’s theme is musicians, through Oct. 25.

BRAGA: Encontros da Imagem, photography festival, through Oct. 31.

LISBON: Rock ‘n ‘ Roll Marathon, Oct. 5.

VILAMOURA: Portugal Masters, Portugal Masters golf tournament, Oct. 9-12.

PENICHE: Moche Rip Curl Portugal, pro surfing competition, Oct. 12-23.

LISBON: Doclisboa, documentary film festival, Oct. 16-26.

SCOTLAND GLASGOW: Americana Festival, features international musicians, through Oct. 5.

ULLAPOOL: Guitar Festival, through Oct. 5.

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

GLASGOW: Great Scottish Run, half marathon and 10 km races, Oct. 5.

LERWICK: Shetland Accordion and Fiddle Festival, Oct. 9-13.

INVERNESS: Royal National Mod, Gaelic language and culture festival, Oct. 10-17.

TIREE: Tiree Wave Classic, windsurfing competition, Oct. 11-17.

GLASGOW: BBC Good Food Show Scotland, Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre, Oct. 17-19.

EDINBURGH: Tesco Wine Fair, EICC, Oct. 18-19.

ST ANDREWS: St. Andrew’s Golf Week, Oct. 19-25.

EDINBURG: Scottish International Storytelling Festival, Oct. 24-Nov. 2.

EDINBURGH: Samhuinn Fire Festival, Halloween celebrations, High Street, Oct. 31.

SPAIN UBEDA: Feria y Fiestas de San Miguel, through Oct. 4.

O’GROVE: Seafood festival, through Oct. 12.

SITGES: International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia, through Oct. 12.

BARCELONA: Ironman Barcelona, Oct. 5.

BARCELONA: salonnautico, boat show, Port Vell, Oct. 15-19.

CORDOBA: African Film Festival-FCAT, Oct. 15-19.

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA: Womex, World Music Expo, Oct. 22-26.

SWITZERLAND LUGANO: The Autumn Festival, fair in pedestrian zone, through Oct. 5.

ZURICH: Zurich Film Festival, through Oct. 5.

FRIBOURG: International Guitar Festival, through Oct. 11.

ALBEUVE: return of the cattle from the mountain, with folklore market, Oct. 4.

ASCONA: Chestnut Festival, Oct. 4-5.

HUTTWIL: Swiss Cheese Market, Oct. 4-5.

LUCERNE: Maas Autumn Fair, Oct. 4-19.

MARTIGNY: cow fighting, Oct. 5 and 12.

ZURICH: Gourmesse, gourmet fair, Zurich Congress House, tickets required, Oct. 10-13.

THUN: Cheese Festival, Oct. 11.

WINTERTHUR: Oktoberfest, Reithalle, Oct. 16-Nov. 1.

ZURICH: Art International Zurich, contemporary art fair, Oct. 17-19.

LUCERNE: Cheese Festival, Oct. 18.

LUCERNE: International Film Festival, Oct. 21-24.

SOLOTHURN: Oktoberfest, Oct. 23-26.

BERN: Cheese Festival, Oct. 25.

BASEL: Autumn Fair, fun fair and market, Oct. 25-Nov. 9.

ZURICH: Jazznojazz Festival, jazz, soul, Latin and more, Oct. 29-Nov. 1.

WALES NEATH: Food and Drink Festival, through Oct. 4.

CAPEL CURIG: Snowman Triathlon, Oct. 5.

CARDIFF: Cardiff Half Marathon, Oct. 5.

CARDIFF: The Arcomis International Brass Event, with world’s most celebrated brass musicians, Oct. 10-13.

ANGLESEY: Oyster & Welsh Produce Festival, Oct. 11-12.

CARDIFF: DimSwn, multi-venue new music festival, Oct. 18.

CONWY: Conwy Feast Food Festival, Oct. 25-26.

SWANSEA: Dylan Thomas Festival, Oct. 27-Nov. 9.

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