Festivals & events
Here is a sampling of events in Europe as we move into autumn. These events were scheduled as of Oct. 9, 2015. It’s wise to confirm dates with the organizer or local tourism board before traveling.
AUSTRIA VIENNA: Wiesn-Fest, Prater Kaiserwiese, through Oct. 11.
VIENNA: VIENNAFAIR, contemporary art fair, Halle A, Reed Messe, through Oct. 11.
SOELL: Tour de Tirol, 3 day, 75 km running event at the Wilder Kaiser, through Oct. 11.
STUBAI: Oktoberfest on the Stubai glacier, Oct. 10-11.
GRAZ: Graz Marathon, Oct. 11.
GRAZ: Steirischerherbst, avant-garde theatre, screenings and parties, through Oct. 18.
SALZBURG: Culture Days, performances and concerts, Oct. 16-31.
GRAZ: Elevate Festival for Contemporary Music, Art and Political Discourse, Oct. 22-26.
SALZBURG: Jazz & The City, free concerts in the city center, Oct. 22-26.
VIENNA: Viennale, Vienna International Film Festival, Oct. 22-Nov. 5.
KAPRUN: Wow Glacier Love, opening ski season party, Nov. 6-8.
VIENNA: WIKAM International Art and Antiques Fair, Palais Ferstel, Nov. 6-15.
VIENNA: Voice Mania, international a-cappella festival, Nov. 6-Dec. 6.
SCHLADMING: O’Neill Pleasure Jam, snowboarding slopestyle contests and parties, Nov. 7-8.
VIENNA: KlezMore Festival Vienna, Nov. 7-22.
VIENNA: Buch Wien, international book fair, Nov. 12-15.
ISCHGL: Top of the Mountain Concert, traditional opening to new ski season, this year’s act is Beach Boys, Nov. 28.
BELGIUM ZOTTEGEM: National Beer Happening, Oct. 10.
GENT: Film Fest Gent, Oct. 13-24.
BRUSSELS: Accessible Art Fair, Cercle de Lorraine, Oct. 15-18.
DIKSMUIDE: beer festival, Oct. 17.
HASSELT: Genever Fest, celebrates gin-like drink, Oct. 17-18.
MARBEHAN: Brassigaume, festival of small breweries, Oct. 17-18.
BRUSSELS: Megavino, wine fair, Brussels Expo, Oct. 23-26.
POPERINGE: Beer festival, Maeke Blyde, Oct. 24-25.
CINEY: Militaria Belgium, one of Europe’s largest military fairs, Oct. 25.
BRUSSELS: Halloween Festival, Museum of Fantastic Art, Oct. 27-Nov. 4.
LIEGE: Hoppy Days, beer festival, Caserne Fonck, Outremeuse, Oct. 30-Nov. 1.
TOURNAI: Salon Brocante, antiques fair, Oct. 30-Nov. 1.
ANTWERP: Big Bang Festival, music festival for young audiences, Nov. 1.
HASSELT: Weekend of Belgian Beers, Culture Center, Nov. 6-8.
BRUSSELS: Public beer brewing session, Cantillon Brewery, Nov. 14.
NAMUR: Antica, Fine Art Fair, Namur Expo, Nov. 14-22.
CROATIA ZAGREB: Zagreb Restaurant Week, through Oct. 11.
UMAG: Istria Granfondo, cycling marathon, Oct. 10-11.
ZAGREB: Zagreb Marathon, Oct. 11.
KRK: MTB Marathon, Oct. 17.
DUBROVNIK: Good Food Festival, Oct. 22-25.
ZAGREB: Zagreb Film Festival, Nov. 14-22.
CZECH REPUBLIC PRAGUE: Prague Coffee Festival, National Museum of Agriculture, Oct. 10-11.
HRADEC KRÁLOVÉ: Jazz Goes to Town, international jazz festival, Oct. 13-17.
PRAGUE: Signal Festival, festival of illuminations, Oct. 15-18.
PRAGUE: Foto Expo, Exhibition Centre Letnany, Oct. 17.
JIHLAVA: International Documentary Film Festival, Oct. 27-Nov. 1.
PRAGUE: Prague Dog Expo, Exhibition Centre Letnany, Oct. 31-Nov. 1.
PRAGUE: Whiskey Life, Bethlehem Chapel, Nov. 6-7.
PRAGUE: Writers Festival, Nov. 7-10.
DENMARK COPENHAGEN: Halloween in Tivoli Park, through Nov. 1.
COPENHAGEN: Culture Night, late night openings around city, Oct. 9.
COPENHAGEN: flea market, Bella Center, Oct. 10-11.
AARHUS: Aarhus International Guitar Festival, Oct. 10-17.
FREDERIKSHAVN: Nordic Brew, beer festival, Oct. 23-25.
COPENHAGEN: Hubertus Hunt, hunters on horseback take on obstacle course in Dyrehaven, Nov. 1.
ENGLAND BEDFORD: Beer & Cider Festival, through Oct. 10.
NOTTINGHAM: Robin Hood Beer Festival, beer and cider festival, Nottingham Castle, through Oct. 10.
ST IVES: Booze on the Ouse, CAMRA beer festival, St. Ivo Recreation Centre, through Oct. 10.
BANBURY: Banbury Folk Festival, through Oct. 11.
MANCHESTER: Indy Man Beer Con, beers from independent breweries, Victoria Baths, through Oct. 11.
WOODBRIDGE: Shuck Festival, celebrates locally caught oysters and mussels, through Oct. 11.
LONDON: BFI London Film Festival, through Oct. 18.
NORWICH: Fringe Festival, through Oct. 18.
LONDON: London Restaurant Festival, through Oct. 31.
LONDON: Africa on the Square, Trafalgar Square, Oct. 10.
PETERBOROUGH: East of England Autumn Show, Oct. 11.
PETERBOROUGH: Great Eastern Run, half marathon, Oct. 11.
STRATFORD-UPON-AVON: Mop Fair, Oct. 11-12; Runaway Mop, Oct. 22-23.
LONDON: Frieze Art Fair, Regent’s Park, Oct. 14-17.
LONDON: London Bierfest, Oktoberfest-inspired event at Old Billingsgate Market, Oct. 15-16.
CAMBRIDGE: CAMRA Cambridge Oktoberfest, University Social Club, Mill Lane, Oct. 16-17.
LONDON: The Chocolate Show, Olympia National, Oct. 16-18.
LONDON: RumFest, ILEC Conference Centre, Oct. 17-18.
CAMBRIDGE: University of Cambridge Festival of Ideas, 180 free events, Oct. 19-Nov. 1.
LONDON: Affordable Art Fair, Battersea Park, Oct. 22-25.
DARTMOUTH: Dartmouth Food Festival, Oct. 23-25.
LONDON: MCM London Comic Con, films, video games, comics and anime, ExceL Royal Victoria Dock, Oct. 23-25.
LONDON: NFL on Regent Street, Buffalo Bills and Jacksonville Jaguars are this year’s teams, Oct. 24.
NORWICH: Beer Festival, St. Andrews and Blackfriars Halls, Oct. 26-31.
LONDON: Winter Olympia Art and Antiques Fair, Olympia, Nov. 2-8.
COUNTRYWIDE: Guy Fawkes Night, bonfires and fireworks, Nov. 5.
LONDON: The Ski and Snowboard Show, Battersea Park, Nov. 5-8.
LONDON: BBC Good Food Show, Olympia, Nov. 13-15.
LONDON: Lord Mayor’s Show, procession departs St. Pauls at 11 a.m.; fireworks at 5:15 p.m., Nov. 14.
FINLAND HELSINKI: Baltic Herring Fair, through Oct. 10.
HELSINKI: Helsinki International Porsche Horse Show, Oct. 22-25.
HELSINKI: Arctic Laughs Comedy Festival, acts are in English, Oct. 29-31.
FRANCE PARIS: Montmartre Grape Harvest Festival, through Oct. 11.
STRASBOURG: Salons Mer & Vigne, gastronomy fair, Convention Centre, through Oct. 12.
NANCY: Jazz Pulsations, through Oct. 17.
GRENOBLE: Village Vigneron, wine tasting, markets and live entertainment, through Oct. 18.
PARIS: Automedon, collector car show, Parc des Expositions Paris le Bourget, Oct. 10-11.
PARIS: 20 km de Paris, starts Pont d’Iena, Oct. 11.
COUNTRYWIDE: Semaine de Gout, Taste week, celebrates quality and healthy food, Oct. 12-18.
COLMAR: Salon Arts and Antiques, antiques fair, Parc des Expositions, Oct. 16-19.
METZ: flea market, Parc des Expositions, Oct. 17.
CHUSCLAN: Les Vendages de L’Histoire, historical wine fest in the Rhone Valley, Oct. 17-18.
PARIS: FIAC Contemporary Art Fair, Grand Palace and Hors les Murs, Oct. 22-25.
PARIS: Art Elysees, modern and contemporary art fair, Avenue des Champs-Elysees, Oct. 22-26.
PARIS: Autumn Fair, Paris Expo Porte De Versailles, Oct. 23-Nov. 1.
PARIS: Salon du Chocolat, Porte de Versailles, Oct. 28-Nov. 1.
PARIS: Paris Games Week, video game expo, Porte de Versailles, Oct. 28-Nov. 1.
PARIS: Pitchfork Music Festival, Grande Halle de la Villette, Oct. 29-31.
METZ: International Dog Expo, Oct. 31-Nov. 1.
PARIS: Transient Festival, music festival, Espace Pierre Cardin, Nov. 5-8.
PARIS: Salon de la Photo, Porte de Versailles, Nov. 5-9.
STRASBOURG: Jazzdoor, jazz fest, Nov. 6-20.
PARIS: Blues sur Seine, Nov. 6-21.
NICE: French Riviera Marathon, route runs between Nice and Cannes, Nov. 8.
PARIS: festival les inrocks Philips, Casino de Paris, Cigale and other venues, Nov. 10-17.
PARIS: Paris Photo, photography exhibit and fair, Grand Palais, Nov. 12-15.
PARIS: Foto Fever, photographic art fair, Carousel de Louvre, Nov. 13-15.
COUNTRYWIDE: Beaujoulais Nouveau Day, Nov. 19.
GERMANY HANNOVER: Oktoberfest Hannover, biggest outside Munich, through Oct. 11.
LAUTERECKEN: Oktoberfest celebrations, through Oct. 11.
PIESPORT: fest at the Roman wine press, through Oct. 11.
SCHWAEBISCH HALL: autumn celebration and wine village, through Oct. 11.
STUTTGART: Cannstatter Volksfest, through Oct. 11.
WEIMAR: Zweibelmarkt, volkfest, through Oct. 11.
NEUSTADT AN DER WEINSTRASSE: German Wine Festival, through Oct. 12; parade Oct. 11.
FUERTH: Michaelis-Kirchweih, traditional festival, through Oct. 14.
BAD NEUENAHR: Klangwelle, music and light shows, through Oct. 11 and 16-18.
BERLIN: Festival of Lights, through Oct. 18.
MAINZ: Mainzer Oktoberfest, Messepark, through Oct. 18.
TUEBINGEN: rubber duck race, Oct. 10.
EDENKOBEN: wine and chestnut market, Oct. 10-11.
MUNICH: Munich Marathon, Oct. 11.
FRANKFURT: Book Fair, open to public, Messe, Oct. 14-18.
LANDAU: Fest des Federweissen, celebrates the new wine, Oct. 15-18.
LORCH: Zwibbelkuchefest, fest of new wine and onion tart, Oct. 16-18.
FREIBURG: Freiburger Messe’, fun fair, Oct. 16-26.
MUNICH: Long Night of Museums, Oct. 17.
STUTTGART: Stuttgart Night, late night culture program throughout town, Oct. 17.
NUREMBERG: pottery market, Oct. 17-18.
MUNICH: Auer Kirchweih Dult, Mariahilfplatz, Oct. 17-25.
INGOLSTADT: Jazz Days, dates between Oct. 17-Nov. 9.
TÜBINGEN: Jazz and Classical Music Days, Oct. 18-25.
TEGERNSEE: International mountain film festival, Oct. 21-25.
STUTTGART: Troubadour German Song Contest, Le Meridien, Oct. 22-24.
BADEN-BADEN: Genussmesse Fine, food, drink and lifestyle presentation at the Kurhaus, tickets necessary, Oct. 23-25.
MAINZ: Weinforum Rheinhessen, degustation of best wines of the region, Schifffahrtsmuseum, tickets necessary, Oct. 23-25.
RUEDESHEIM: Tage des Federweissen, celebrates the new wine, Oct. 23-25 and Oct. 30-Nov. 1.
BURG FRANKENSTEIN: Halloween Party, adult events, Oct. 23-24, 30-31 and Nov. 6-7; family days Oct. 25, Nov. 1 and 8.
MAYEN: witches and magicians festival and market, Oct. 24-25.
BURG SATZVEY: Halloween party, Oct. 24 and 31.
FRANKFURT: BMW Frankfurt Marathon, Oct. 25.
DUESSELDORF: New Fall Festival, festival of electronic and indie music, Oct. 28-Nov. 1.
FRANKFURT: Kreativ-Welt, sale of craft supplies, Oct. 29-Nov. 1.
ELTVILLE: Kappeskerb, wine festival and celebration of cabbage, Oct. 30-Nov. 1.
MANNHEIM: Halloween party, Luisenpark, Oct. 31.
BERLIN: Jazzfest Berlin, Nov. 5-8.
BAD TOELZ: Leonhardifahrt, traditional pilgrimage with horses and carriages, Nov. 6.
HAMBURG: Hamburger Dom, huge volksfest and fun fair, Nov. 5-Dec. 6.
HOCHHEIM: Hochheimer Markt, market and fun fair, Nov. 6-10.
WURZBURG: Honky Tonk Fest, live music across 30 stages, Nov. 7.
BERLIN: Berlin Tattoo, military music concerts, Max-Schmeling Halle, Nov. 7-8.
WORMS: Wormser Weinmesse, tasting of the region’s wines, Tagungszentrum, Nov. 7-8.
WIESBADEN: exground filmfest, festival of short and independent films, Nov. 13-22.
WUERZBURG: Bachtage, Classical music festival, Nov. 20-29.
HUNGARY BUDAPEST: Budapest Art Market, International Contemporary Art Fair, through Oct. 11.
BUDAPEST: Pig Slaughter and Sausage Festival, Vasuttorteneti Park, Oct. 16-18.
BUDAPEST: Womex, World Music Expo, trade fair for music industry, Oct. 21-25.
BUDAPEST: Bonusz Festival, electronic music festival, Hungexpo, Nov. 21.
IRELAND DUBLIN: Dublin Theatre Festival, through Oct. 11.
KINSALE: Gourmet Festival, through Oct. 11.
OFFALY: OFFline Film Festival, through Oct. 11.
DUBLIN: Dublin Animation Film Festival, Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Oct. 16-17.
DUBLIN: Lingo Festival, celebrates the spoken word, Oct. 16-18.
DUBLIN: Open House Dublin, landmarks open to visitors, Oct. 17-18.
GALWAY: Galway Comedy Carnival, Oct. 20-26.
SLIGO: Sligo Live, folk, roots and indie music fest, Oct. 21-26.
WEXFORD: Wexford Festival Opera, Oct. 21-Nov. 1.
CORK: Guinness Cork Jazz Festival, Oct. 22-26.
DUBLIN: Bram Stoker Festival, Oct. 23-26.
GALWAY: Galway International Oyster and Seafood Festival, Oct. 24-27.
DUBLIN: Dublin Marathon, Oct. 26.
DUBLIN: Web Summit, global gathering for technology, Nov. 3-5.
ITALY VERONA: Intimissi on Ice, figure skating show, Arena di Verona, through Oct. 10.
TURIN: Festival Cinemambiente, showcases environmental films, through Oct. 11.
TRIESTE: Barcolana, international regatta, through Oct. 11.
MILAN: Milan Expo, theme is feeding the planet, through Oct. 31.
VENICE: La Biennale International Art Exhibition, through Nov. 22.
ALBA: White Truffle Festival, Saturdays and Sundays only, Oct. 10-Nov. 15.
CUNEO: Chestnut Festival, Oct. 16-18.
VERONA: Art Verona, contemporary art fair, Expo center, Oct. 16-19.
ROME: Rome Film Fest, Auditorium Parco della Musica, Oct. 16-24.
PERUGIA: Eurochocolate, Oct. 16-25.
CREMONA: Torrone festival, Oct. 24-25 and Nov. 21-29.
VENICE: Venice Marathon, Oct. 25.
LUCCA: Lucca Comics and Games, Lucca Fiere, Oct. 29-Nov. 1.
TURIN: Movement Music Festival, electronic music festival, Lingotto Fairgrounds, Oct. 31.
PADUA: Vininfiera, wine expo and fair, Padua Fairgrounds, Oct. 31-Nov. 1.
TURIN: Luci d’Artista, illuminations throughout city, Nov. 1-Jan. 11.
VERONA: Fieracavalli, horse exposition and shows, Expo, Nov. 5-8.
TURIN: Artissima, contemporary arts fair, Lingotto fairgrounds, tickets necessary, Nov. 6-8.
PADUA: Arte, contemporary arts fair, Padua fairgrounds, Nov. 13-16.
GENOA: Canina, International dog show, Genoa fairgrounds, Nov. 14-15.
TURIN: Torino Film Festival, Nov. 20-28.
TURIN: Cioccola-to, chocolate fair, Nov. 20-29.
LUXEMBOURG CITY: Night of Museums, Oct. 10.
VIANDEN: Nut Market, Oct. 11.
DIFFERDANGE: Fisherman’s Friend StrongmanRun, run along a 22 km obstacle course, Oct. 18.
MUNSHAUSEN: Trauliicht get gebrannt, Halloween custom involving illuminated, hollowed-out gourds, Robbesscheier Museum, Oct. 31.
HEIDERSCHEID: ING Trail Uewersauer, ultra trail run, Nov. 22.
NETHERLANDS AMSTERDAM: Afrovibes Festival, Compagnie Theater, through Oct. 10.
EINDHOVEN: marathon and half-marathon, Oct. 11.
AMSTERDAM: Amsterdam Dance Event, celebrates electronic dance music, Oct. 15-18.
AMSTERDAM: Amsterdam Music Festival, highlights electronic music, Amsterdam Arena, Oct. 16-17.
AMSTERDAM: TCS Amsterdam Marathon, Oct. 18.
AMSTERDAM: PINT Bokbierfestival, Beurs van Berlage, Oct. 23-25.
AMSTERDAM: 24H Noord, late night openings north of IJ River, Oct. 24-25.
AMSTERDAM: Klik- Amsterdam Animation Festival, Eye Film Institute, Oct. 27-Nov. 1.
AMSTERDAM: Affordable Art Fair, Kromhouthal, Oct. 28-Nov. 1.
AMSTERDAM: London Calling, festival showcases UK music, Oct. 30-31.
MAASTRICHT: Jumping Indoor Maastricht, equestrian event, Oct. 30-Nov. 1.
AMSTERDAM: Museum Night, Nov. 7.
EINDHOVEN: Glow Festival, illuminations, Nov. 7-14.
AMSTERDAM: IDFA, International Documentary Film Festival, Nov. 18-29.
AMSTERDAM: Amsterdam Art Weekend, open galleries and art institutions, Nov. 26-28.
NORWAY LILLEHAMMER: DolaJazz, jazz festival, Oct. 15-18.
OSLO: Oslo Motor Show, Norges Varemesse, Oct. 23-25.
OSLO: Oslo World Music Festival, Oct. 27-Nov. 1.
PORTUGAL PERA: International Sand Sculptures Festival, through Oct. 20.
BRAGA: International Photography Festival, through Oct. 31.
LISBON: Rock ‘n ‘ Roll Marathon, Oct. 18.
PENICHE: Moche Rip Curl Portugal, pro surfing competition, Oct. 20-31.
LISBON: Doclisboa, documentary film festival, Oct. 22-Nov. 1.
ESPINHO: Cinanima International Animated Film Festival, Nov. 9-15.
SCOTLAND COWAL: Walking and Outdoor Festival, through Oct. 11.
EDINBURGH: Oktoberfest, Princes Street Gardens, through Oct. 11.
GLASGOW: Americana Festival, features international musicians, through Oct. 11.
LERWICK: Shetland Accordion and Fiddle Festival, through Oct. 12.
OBAN: Royal National Mod, Gaelic language and culture festival, through Oct. 17.
PAISLEY: The Spree, festival of comedy and music, through Oct. 17.
EDINBURGH: Restaurant Festival, through Oct. 18.
TIREE: Tiree Wave Classic, windsurfing competition, Oct. 10-17.
ABERDEEN: Sound, festival of innovative new music, Oct. 22-Nov. 9.
EDINBURGH: Scottish International Storytelling Festival, Oct. 23-Nov. 1.
EDINBURGH: Tesco Wine Fair, EICC, Oct. 24-25.
ISLE OF SKYE: Swing Jazz Festival, Oct. 29-Nov. 1.
GLASGOW: Sonica, sonic arts festival, Oct. 29-Nov. 8.
EDINBURGH: Botanic Lights, night illuminations, Royal Botanic Gardens, Oct. 29-Nov. 22.
EDINBURGH: The Cake and Bake Show, Royal Highland Centre, Oct. 30-Nov. 1.
EDINBURGH: Samhuinn Fire Festival, Halloween celebrations, Oct. 31.
EDINBURGH: Meadowbanks Fireworks, Guy Fawkes celebration, Meadowbank Stadium, Nov. 5.
GLASGOW: BBC Good Food Show Scotland, Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre, Nov. 6-8.
EDINBURGH: Edinburgh Short Film Festival, Summerhall and Cameo Cinema, Nov. 11-22.
EDINBURGH: Foodies Christmas, cooking show, EICC, Nov. 13-15.
BIRMINGHAM: Antiques for Everyone, antiques fair, NEC, Nov. 19-22.
EDINBURGH: Scots Fiddle Festival, Nov. 20-22.
SPAIN O’GROVE: seafood festival, through Oct. 12.
SITGES: Fantastic Film Festival, through Oct. 18.
ZARAGOZA: Fiestas del Pilar, Oct. 10-18.
BARCELONA: salonnautico, boat show, Port Vell, Oct. 14-18.
BILBAO: Night Marathon, Oct. 17.
GRANADA: International Young Filmmakers Festival, Oct. 19-25.
CONSUEGRA: Fiesta of the Saffron Rose, Oct. 23-25.
VILLADOLID: Seminci, International Film Week, Oct. 24-31.
CORRALEJO: Fuerteventura Dunes Marathon, Oct. 31.
SAN SEBASTIAN: Horror and Fantasy Film Festival, Oct. 31-Nov. 6.
SEVILLE: Festival of European Cinema, Nov. 5-14.
BILBAO: Zinebi57, International Festival of Documentary and Short Film, Nov. 13-25.
MADRID: Feriarte, Art and Antiques Fair, Feria de Madrid, Nov. 21-29.
SWEDEN GOTHENBURG: Gothenburg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, through Nov. 22.
STOCKHOLM: Foto Maessan, photo fair, Alvsjo, Nov. 6-8.
SWITZERLAND ZURICH: Zuri Wiesn, Zurich’s Oktoberfest, Hauptbahnhof, through Oct. 10.
ZURICH: Gourmesse, gourmet fair, Zurich Congress House, through Oct. 12.
LUCERNE: Fall fair, through Oct. 18.
ASCONA: Autumn festival, Oct. 10.
THUN: Cheese Festival, Oct. 10.
HALLAU: Wine festival and parades, Oct. 10-11.
ZURICH: Art International Zurich, contemporary art fair, Oct. 16-18.
LUCERNE: Cheese Festival, Oct. 17.
STANS: Alpine festival, Oct. 18.
WINTERTHUR: Oktoberfest, Reithalle, Oct. 22-Nov. 2.
TWANN: Truelete, wine fest, Oct. 23-25.
SOLOTHURN: Oktoberfest, Oct. 23-31.
BERN: Cheese Festival, Oct. 24.
THUN: Culture Night, Oct. 24.
BASEL: Wine fair, Messe, Oct. 24-Nov. 1.
BASEL: Autumn Fair, fun fair and market, Oct. 24-Nov. 8.
ZURICH: Jazznojazz Festival, jazz, soul, Latin and more, Oct. 28-31.
ZURICH: Expovina, wine fair takes place aboard ships, Oct. 29-Nov. 12.
GENEVA: Theater Festival, Oct. 30-Nov. 1.
GENEVA: Tous Ecrans, international film festival, Nov. 6-14.
BIEL: Truffle market, Nov. 7.
BRIENZ: Kunstnacht, music and artists, Nov. 7.
RAPPERSWIL-JONA: Cheese Festival, Nov. 7.
LUCERNE: Blues Festival, Nov. 7-15.
BERN: Zibelemaerit, onion market and volksfest, Nov. 23.
WALES ANGLESEY: Oyster Festival, Trearddur Bay Hotel grounds, Oct. 10-11.
LLANGOLLEN: Hamper, food festival, Oct. 17-18.
CARDIFF: Cardiff Film and Comic Con, Motorpoint Arena, Oct. 24-25.
CONWY: Gwledd Conwy Feast, Oct. 24-25.
SWANSEA: Dylan Thomas Festival, Oct. 27-Nov. 9.
LLANDUDNO: North Wales Choral Festival, Nov. 6-8.
CARDIFF: Swn Festival, about 30 Welsh bands perform, Nov. 7-8.
ABERYSTWYTH: Abertour Horror Festival, showcases horror and fantasy films, Nov. 10-15.
BRECON BEACONS: Ultra Marathon, 46 mile mixed trail, Nov. 14.
LLANWRTYD WELLS: Real Ale Wobble, cycling and sampling locally brewed ales, Nov. 14-15.