This listing is based on the latest information available at press time; however, details are subject to change. It’s wise to check with the local tourist board before traveling.

VIENNA: Vienna Ice Dream, through March 5. Outdoor ice skating around Town Hall.

VIENNA: Opera Ball, March 3; Bonbon Ball, March 4; Rudolfina Masked Ball, March 7; Elmayer School of Dancing Ball, March 8.

VIENNA: Vienna festival, March 26-May 17. Cultural festival.

NAMUR: Great Bouge bonfire, March 13.

BRUSSELS: Brussels book fair, March 17-21. Tour & Taxis.

TOURNAI: Beer festival, March 19-20.

BRUSSELS: Ars Musica, March 20-31. Contemporary music festival.

MONS: Ducasse of Messines, March 25-27. Market.

BRUSSELS: Eurantica Fine Art and Antiques fair, March 25-31, Expo.

LONDON: Maslenitsa, March 6. Russian spring festival on Trafalgar Square.

BIRMINGHAM: Crufts, March 10-13. Dog show in the NEC.

CAMBRIDGE: Science festival, March 14-27.

LONDON: St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, March 17. Trafalgar Square

LONDON: Country Living fair, March 23-27. Crafts fair at Business Design Centre.

LONDON: Oxford vs. Cambridge boat race, March 26. River Thames.

MENTON: Lemon festival, through March 9.

BORDEAUX: Flea market, March 11-12. Galeries des Grands Hommes.

MUNICH: Strong beer season, March 9-April 17.

STUTTGART: Retro Classics, March 11-13. Classic auto show at fairgrounds.

WIESBADEN: Teddy Bear World, March 12-14. Rhein-Main Hallen.

BAD MERGENTHEIM: Horse market, March 13. Market square.

ELTVILLE: Easter egg market at Kloster Eberbach, March 19-20.

HAMBURG: DOM spring fair, March 25-April 25.

DUBLIN: Dublin book festival, through March 6.

DUBLIN: St. Patrick’s Day festival, March 17-20.

PARMA: Fair of St. Joseph, through March 30. Honors saint who saved Sicily from famine

SIENA: Grappa fair, March 6-7. Colle Di Val D’Elsa.

ORISTANO (Sardinia): Sartiglia, March 6-8. Medieval procession and jousting.

SIENA: Race of the donkeys, March 12-20.

ROME: City marathon, March 20.

LONIGO: Fair, March 25.

ROME: Photoshow, March 25-28. Photography fair in Fiera di Roma.


MAASTRICHT: Carnival, March 6-8.

MAASTRICHT: European Fine Art Fair, March 18-27.

LISSE: Keukenhof gardens open, March 24-May 20. Theme: “Germany: Poets and Philosophers.”

GLASGOW: International comedy festival, March 11-28.

EDINBURGH: Scottish motorcycle show, March 12-13.

JEREZ DE LA FRONTERA: Flamenco festival, through March 12.

BARCELONA: City marathon, March 6.

VALENCIA: San José Fallas , March 14-19. Festival featuring large cardboard monuments and fireworks.

GENEVA: International car show, March 3-13. Fairgrounds.

BASEL: Baselworld, March 24-31. Watch and jewelry show.

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