AustriaVIENNA: Vienna Masters 2012, Global Champions Tour, horse riding and show jumping tournament, through Sept. 23.

VIENNA: Red Bull Flight Day, flight shows, Brigittenauer Bucht, starts 11 a.m., Sept. 23.

SALZBURG: St. Rupert’s Fair, traditional country fair by the cathedral, through Sept. 24.

VIENNA: Wies’n fest in the Prater, Sept. 27-Oct. 7.

VIENNA: Night Run, 5-km run and Nordic walking, benefits charity, Sept. 29.

VIENNA: Photo Marathon, photo competition for nonprofessionals, 9 a.m. at Messe Wien, Sept. 29.

GALTÜR: International Alpine Cheese Olympics, Sept. 29.

COUNTRYWIDE: Long Night of the Museums, Oct. 6.

SALZBURG: Jazz & The City, free concerts throughout city, Oct. 10-14.

VIENNA: Viennale, Vienna International Film Festival, Oct. 25-Nov. 7.

BelgiumBRUSSELS: Accessible Art Fair, offers free entry and a chance to meet artists, Conrad Brussels Hotel, Sept. 21-23.

BRUSSELS: Festival of Fantastic Beer, beer tasting and an unusual program at the Museum of Fantastic Art, Sept. 29-30.

BRUGES: KookEet, Culinary specialties on market square, Sept. 29-Oct. 1.

MOUSCRON: Fete des Hurlus, folk festival on the Grand-Place, Oct. 5-7.

BRUSSELS: Nuit Blanche, cultural program through the night, Oct. 6.

BRUGgE: Jazz Brugge, tickets required, Oct. 4-7.

BRUSSELS: Fotofever, European photography art fair, Tour & Taxis, Oct. 4-7.

MARBEHAN: International Festival of Beers with Character, Oct. 20-21.

Czech RepublicKARLSTEJN: Wine festival at the castle, Sept. 29-Oct. 1.

CESKÝ KRUMLOV: Festival of Baroque Art, music and theatrical productions, Oct. 5-7.

PRAGUE: Tina B. — The Prague Contemporary Art Festival, Oct. 17-31.

DenmarkCOPENHAGEN: Blues Festival, Sept. 28-Oct. 2.

COPENHAGEN: Culture Night, late openings at museums and cultural venues, Oct. 12.

COPENHAGEN: Halloween in Tivoli Park, Oct. 12-28.

EnglandMANCHESTER: Food and Drink Festival, Sept. 21-Oct. 7.

YORK: York Food Festival, includes local produce and wine, Sept. 21-30.

LONDON: Open House London, public access to private venues, Sept. 22.

LONDON: The Cake & Bake Show, cakes, breads and baking expo, Earl’s Court, Sept. 22-23.

LONDON: Raindance Film Festival, indie film fest at the Apollo Cinema, Sept. 26-Oct. 7.

LONDON: London Tattoo Convention, Tobacco Dock, Sept. 28-30.

SNAPE MALTINGS: Aldeburgh Food and Drink Festival, Sept. 29-30.

LONDON: London Bierfest, Oktoberfest-inspired event at Old Billingsgate Market, Oct. 3-5.

NOTTINGHAM: Goose Fair, traditional fair with free admission, Forest Recreation Ground, Oct. 3-7.

FranceSTRASBOURG: European bric-a-brac and antiques fair, Parc des Expositions, Sept. 22-23.

PARIS: Biennale des Antiquaires, prestigious antiques fair at the Grand Palais, through Sept. 23.

STRASBOURG: L’Ososphere, festival of electronic music, La Laiterie, tickets required, Sept. 28-29 and Oct. 6.

METZ: International Fair, offers items for home, garden, beauty and more, Parc des Expositions, Sept. 28-Oct. 8.

PARIS: La Grande Classique, walk from the Eiffel Tower to Versailles, registration necessary, Sept. 30.

PARIS: Fete des Vendages, wine festival in Montmartre district, Oct. 10-14.

BEAUNE: Jazz à Beaune, celebrates jazz and Burgundy wines, Oct. 18-20.

METZ: Flea market, Parc des Expositions, Oct. 20.

GermanyHAMBURG: Reeperbahn Festival, music and culture, through Sept. 22.

NUREMBERG: Old Town Festival, through Sept. 24.

NUREMBERG: Autumn market, through Sept. 30.

WIESBADEN: Ebsch Seit Lauf, 5-mile run through rival city of Mainz, 6 p.m., Sept. 20.

AMBERG: Michaeli Dult, Volksfest, Sept. 21-Oct. 3.

COLOGNE: Music Night, 100 concerts in 25 venues, tickets needed, Sept. 22.

BONN: Klangwelle, show of music, water, fire, light and lasers, Münsterplatz, Sept. 22-Oct. 3.

MUNICH: Oktoberfest, Sept. 22-Oct. 7.

WIESBADEN: City Fest, includes concerts and autumn-and-crafts market, Sept. 28-30.

DÜSSELDORF: Lichterfest im Ständehauspark, festival of light and music, Sept. 28-30.

STUTTGART: Cannstatter Volksfest, huge beer festival and fun fair, Wasen, Sept. 28-Oct. 14.

HEIDELBERG: Autumn Fair, Sept. 29.

BAD DÜRKHEIM: Middle Ages Market, Sept. 29-30.

BONN: Bonn Fest, music, fashion and food stalls, Sept. 29-30.

BERLIN: BMW Berlin Marathon, Sept. 30.

FURTH: Michaelis Kirchweih, Sept. 29-Oct. 10.

TÜBINGEN: Rubber duck race, Oct. 6.

BERLIN: Festival of Lights, illuminated landmarks, Oct. 10-21.

HEIDELBERG, MANNHEIM AND LUDWIGSHAFEN: Enjoy Jazz festival, Oct. 2-Nov. 10.

NEUSTADT: Jahrmarkt, fun fair, Oct. 2-14; wine and sekt meeting at Hetzelplatz, Oct. 11-15; vintners parade, Oct. 14.

NUREMBERG: City Run, mass running event with half-marathon and family competitions, Oct. 3.

FRANKENTHAL: Honky Tonk Fest, free open-air music program, Oct. 6.

WEIMAR: Onion Market, Oct. 12-14.

ZWEIBRÜCKEN: Middle Ages market, Rennwiese, Oct. 13-14.

HungaryBUDAPEST: Sweet Days Chocolate and Sweets Festival, Buda Castle, Sept. 20-23.

BUDAPEST: Pálinka and Sausage Festival, Buda Castle, Oct. 4-7.

IrelandDUBLIN: Fringe Festival, multidisciplinary arts fest, through Sept. 23.

CORK: International Short Story Festival, through Sept. 23.

CLIFDEN: Arts Festival, celebrates music, literature, and theater, through Sept. 30.

LISDOONVARNA: Matchmaking festival, through Oct. 7.

DUBLIN: Culture Night, free activities at museums and galleries in Dublin and throughout the country, Sept. 21.

CLONAKILTY: International Guitar Festival, Sept. 21-23.

DUBLIN: Guinness Arthur’s Day, top musical acts perform in pubs in Dublin and throughout the country, Sept. 27.

DINGLE: Dingle Peninsula Wine and Food Festival, Oct. 4-7.

CORK: Cork Folk Festival, Oct. 4-7.

DUBLIN: Open House Dublin, more than 100 properties open to the public, Oct. 5-7.

ItalyFLORENCE: Wine town, highlights wine culture, Sept. 21-22.

VERONA: Tocati, international festival of street games, Sept. 21-23.

FLORENCE: Free concert, Iggy & The Stooges headlines, Piazza della Republica, Sept. 27.

BOLZANO/BOZEN: International Storytelling Festival, in German, Italian and English, Sept. 27-30.

BARDOLINO: Wine festival, Oct. 4-8.

ALBA: White Truffle Festival, weekends only, Oct. 6-Nov. 18.

TRIESTE: Barcolana, sailing regatta, Oct. 14.

PERUGIA: Eurochocolate, chocolate exhibition, Oct. 19-28.

LuxembourgREMICH: Half marathon on the Route du Vin, Sept. 30.

CITY: Museum night, Oct. 13.

VIANDEN: nut market, Oct. 14.

NetherlandsLIMBURG: World Cycling Championships, through Sept. 23.

VENLO: Floriade 2012 World Horticultural Expo, through Oct. 7.

AMSTERDAM: Africa in the Picture, festival of African film at the Westergasfabriek, Sept. 24-27.

AMSTERDAM: Off Centre, festival of new electronic music at the Melkweg, Sept. 27-29.

SCHEVENINGEN: Kite Festival, Sept. 29-30.

ROTTERDAM: Netherlands Military Tattoo, tickets required, Sept. 26-30.

LEIDEN: Ontzet, fun fair, market, parade and concerts, Oct. 2-3.

AMSTERDAM: TCS Amsterdam Marathon, Oct. 14.

AMSTERDAM: Amsterdam Dance Event, world’s biggest club festival for electronic music, Oct. 17-21.

ScotlandEDINBURGH: Quilt fair, Royal Highland Showground, Sept. 21-23.

DUFFTOWN: Speyside Autumn Whisky Festival, Sept. 27-Oct. 1.

GLASGOW: Americana Festival, features musicians from Austin, Texas, Oct. 3-7.

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

EDINBURGH: Document 10, international grass roots human rights film festival, Oct. 19-28.

SpainLONGROÑO: Rioja Wine Harvest Festival, through Sept. 22.

VILLAMARTIN: Cattle fair and San Mateo fiestas, through Sept. 24.

SEVILLE: La Bienal, Flamenco festival, through Sept. 30.

SEVILLE: Feria de San Miguel, Sept. 21-23.

BARCELONA: Mercè Festival, Sept. 21-24.

SAN SEBASTIÁN: International Film Festival, Sept. 21-29.

ARCOS DE LA FRONTERA: San Miguel Fair, Sept. 26-30.

O’GROVE: Seafood festival, Oct. 5-14.

CORDOBA: African Film Festival-FCAT, Oct. 13-20.

SwitzerlandBASEL: Marathon, Sept. 23.

BELLINZONA: Cheese market and competition, Sept. 28-30.

LEUKERBAD: Swiss country music weekend, Sept. 28-30.

NEUCHÂTEL: Grape harvest festival, Sept. 28-30.

ZURICH: Gourmesse, gourmet fair, Zurich Congress House, tickets required, Oct. 5-8.

FRIBOURG: International Guitar Festival, Sept. 28-Oct. 6.

ZURICH: International Contemporary Art Fair, Oct. 12-14.

This list was updated as of Sept. 20, 2012.

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