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Austria VIENNA: Viennale-Vienna International Film Festival, five city cinemas and the Austrian Film Museum, through Nov. 6.

VIENNA: Wien Modern #26, contemporary music festival, through Nov. 15.

VIENNA: One Month of Jazz & Blues, IG-Jazz-Club-Festival in 9 jazz clubs, Nov. 1-30.

VIENNA: Tattoo Convention Vienna, Arcotel Wimberger, Nov. 2-3.

DORNBIRN: Dornbirner Martinimarkt, inner city, Nov. 8.

VIENNA: Voice Mania, international a cappella festival, highlights singing across many styles of music, Nov. 8-Dec. 8.

SHLADMING/DACHSTEIN: O’Neill Pleasure Jam, snowboarding competition and gathering, Nov. 8-10.

KITZSTEINHORN: White Start Games, wacky competitions open to all, Alpincenter, Nov. 9-10.

VIENNA: KlezMore Festival, celebrates Jewish world music, Nov. 9-24.

INNSBRUCK: Freeride Film Festival, footage shot by skiers and snowboarders, Metropol Kino, Nov. 13; also at VIENNA, WUK, Nov. 14.

VIENNA: Viennese Red Cross Ball, theme is “Vienna meets Japan,” Town Hall, Nov. 15.

COUNTRYWIDE: European Theatre Night, free entry and open doors in theaters, Nov. 16.

VIENNA: Vienna Art Week, various venues, Nov. 18-24.

GRAZ: Icechallenge, figure skating competition, Nov. 20-24.

VIENNA: International Book Fair, Messe, Nov. 21-24.

ISCHGL: Top of the Mountain Opening Concert, Nickelback plays, Sportplatz, Nov. 30.

OBERTAUERN: International Ski Countdown, celebrates opening of ski season, Palov Stelar Band opens, Nov. 30.

Belgium BRUSSELS: Halloween Festival, family events, Museum for Fantastic Art, through Nov. 4.

LIÈGE: La Foire de Liège, autumn fun fair, through Nov. 11.

BRUSSELS: Japan Expo Belgium, largest European festival of Japanese culture and recreation, Tour & Taxis, tickets required, Nov. 1-3.

FLOREFFE: Cheese and Wine Fair, football grounds, Nov. 1-3.

CHARLEROI: International Salon of Home Economics, show of food, wine, home comforts and well-being, Palais des Expositions, tickets required, Nov. 1-17.

SAINT-HUBERT: Celebrations honoring Saint Hubert, including horseback procession and blessing of the animals, Nov. 3.

LIÈGE: Brussels Beer Challenge, tastings of beers in pubs throughout town, Nov. 4.

BRUSSELS: International Brussels Tattoo Convention, Tour and Taxis, tickets required, Nov. 8-10.

HASSELT: The Weekend of Belgian Beers, Nov. 8-10.

BRUSSELS: Public Brewing Session, Cantillon Brewery, Brussels Gueze Museum, Nov. 9.

HARINGE: Blablues Festival, folk festival, Nov. 9.

NAMUR: Antica Namur, art and antiques fair, Namur Expo, Nov. 9-17.

BRUSSELS: Chocolate Week, Nov. 19-25.

BRUGGE: Snow and Ice Sculpture Festival, theme for 2013 is Disney movie “Frozen,” Nov. 22-Jan. 5.

BRUSSELS: Winter Wonders, Christmas market and skating rink, between Grand-Place and Marché aux Poissons, Nov. 29-Jan. 5.

Czech Republic PRAGUE: Guitar Across Styles, international acoustic guitar festival, through Nov. 16.

PRAGUE: Contempuls 6, Prague Contemporary Music Festival, La Fabrika, Nov. 1, 9, 13 and 16.

PRAGUE: Theatre Night in the Czech Republic, evening and night activities, Nov. 16.

PRAGUE: Antiques Fair, Exhibition hall at Novomestská radnice, Nov. 21-24.

PRAGUE: Gladiator Games, free-style motocross show, O2 Arena, Nov. 23.

Denmark COPENHAGEN: J-Dag, launch of Tuborg’s Christmas beer celebrated in bars throughout city from 8:59 p.m., Nov. 1.

HORSENS: Blues Festival, Nov. 1-2.

COPENHAGEN: Scandinavian Motor Show, auto and motorcycle exhibits, Bella Center, Nov. 1-3.

COPENHAGEN: Hubertus Hunt, horse race along an obstacle course in Dyrehaven, Nov. 3.

COPENHAGEN: CPH:DOX, International Documentary Film Festival, Nov. 7-17.

COPENHAGEN: Flea market, Bella Center, Nov. 16-17.

England NORWICH: CAMRA Beer Festival, St. Andrews and Blackfriars Halls, through Nov. 2.

YORK: Illuminating York, digital arts and lighting festival with illuminated landmarks, through Nov. 2.

BIRMINGHAM: Antiques for Everyone, antiques market at the NEC, tickets required, through Nov. 3.

CAMBRIDGE: University of Cambridge Festival of Ideas, 180 free events, through Nov. 3.

LONDON: Ski and Snowboard Show, Earls Court 2, through Nov. 3.

BLACKPOOL: Blackpool Illuminations, 6-mile stretch lit up with a million bulbs, through Nov. 10.

LONDON: London Festival of Cabaret, celebrates English and American songbooks, through Nov. 17.

LONDON: The Gadget Show Live @ Christmas, Earls Court, Nov. 1-3.

COUNTRYWIDE: Guy Fawkes Day, bonfires and community gatherings, Nov. 2 and other dates.

LONDON: Regent Street Motor Show, free display of latest and classic model cars, Nov. 2.

IPSWICH: Christmas Craft and Food Fair, Suffolk Show Ground, tickets required, Nov. 2-3.

LONDON: Veteran Car Run, vintage vehicles drive between Hyde Park and Brighton, Nov. 3.

OTTERY ST. MARY: Flaming Tar Barrels, lit tar barrels carried through town, Nov. 5.

LONDON: Spirit of Christmas, Olympia, gifts fair, Nov. 5-10.

LONDON: Lord Mayor’s Show, parade to inaugurate city’s new Lord Mayor, procession departs St. Paul’s at 11 a.m., Nov. 9.

LONDON: Discover Dogs, meet over 200 breeds of dogs, Earls Court, Nov. 9-10.

LONDON: BBC Good Food Show, London Olympia, Nov. 15-17.

LONDON: Men’s Health Survival of the Fittest, 10-km urban assault course, Nov. 16.

CAMBRIDGE: Food and Drink Festival, Nov. 16-23.

Finland TAMPERE: Tampere Jazz Happening, through Nov. 3.

KOKKOLA: Kokkola Opera Winter, Nov. 3-10.

France PARIS: Autumn Fair, trade show of housewares, foods and crafts, through Nov. 3.

PARIS: Salon du Chocolat, chocolate fair, Port de Versailles, through Nov. 3.

PARIS: Bastille Contemporary Art Fair, Place de la Bastille, through Nov. 4.

PARIS: Salon de la Photo, photo exhibitions, cameras and gear, Porte de Versailles, Nov 7-11.

AMIENS: International Film Festival, Nov. 8-16.

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

STRASBOURG: Brocante, Convention Centre, Nov. 16-17.

PARIS: Africolor Music Festival, concerts and cinema, Le Cap, Nov. 16-Dec. 22.

Germany BERLIN: Jazzfest Berlin 13, Haus der Berliner Festspiele, through Nov. 3.

DARMSTADT-EBERSTADT: Halloween at Burg Frankenstein, through Nov. 3.

NUREMBERG: Consumenta, lifestyle fair, Messe Nuremberg, through Nov. 3.

ROTHENBURG O.D. TAUBER: Herbstmesse, commercial fair and Volksfest, through Nov. 3.

WIESBADEN: Kreativ-Welt, sale of fabric craft supplies, through Nov. 3.

ELTVILLE: Vintners and Cabbage Festival, through Nov. 4.

TÜBINGEN: French Film Festival, through Nov. 6.

MANNHEIM AND HEIDELBERG: International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg, through Nov. 10.

MANNHEIM-LUDWIGSHAFEN-HEIDELBERG: Fotofestival, through Nov. 10.

HEIDELBERG, MANNHEIM AND LUDWIGSHAFEN: Enjoy Jazz festival, through Nov. 16.

AMBERG: Leading Beers, beer tasting, Congress Centrum, Nov. 2-3.

BERLIN: Berlin Tattoo, Max-Schmeling-Halle, Nov. 2-3.

BERLIN: Winterwelt, Potsdamer Platz, Nov. 2-Jan. 4.

BAD TÖLZ: Leonardifahrt, traditional pilgrimage with horses and carriages, Nov. 6.

BERLIN: BerMuDa, Berlin Music Days, electronic music in city’s clubs, Nov. 6-10.

BAYREUTH: jazzbayreuth, 2013’s theme is Wagner and Jazz, Nov. 7-10.

HOCHHEIM: Hochheimer Markt, market and volksfest, Nov. 8-12.

HAMBURG: Hamburg DOM, volksfest, Nov. 8-Dec. 8.

AUGSBURG: Honky Tonk Festival, live music in pubs across town, Nov. 9.

HEIDELBERG: St. Martin’s Day parade, begins 5 p.m. on Luisenstrasse, Nov. 10.

COLOGNE: Beginning of carnival season, festivities at Heumarkt Square, Nov. 11.

BERLIN: International Short Film Festival, Nov. 12-17.

STUTTGART: German Masters, horse show and horseback riding tournament, Nov. 13-17.

COLOGNE: eat&STYLE, food festival, Cologne Messe, Nov. 15-17.

WIESBADEN: exground filmfest, festival of short and independent films, Nov. 15-24.

COLOGNE: Cologne Fine Art, art and antiques fair, Cologne Messe, Nov. 20-24.

MUNICH: Tollwood Winter Festival, Nov. 26-Dec. 31.

Hungary BUDAPEST: Contemporary Drama Festival, Nov. 27-Dec. 2.

BUDAPEST: Art Market Budapest, International Contemporary Art Fair, Millenaris Cultural Center, Nov. 28-Dec. 21.

Ireland DUBLIN: Dublin Tattoo Convention, Red Cow Moran Hotel, through Nov. 3.

WEXFORD: Wexford Festival Opera, through Nov. 3.

WEXFORD: Wexford Fringe Festival, through Nov. 3.

DUBLIN: Dublin Beatles Festival, Nov. 7-10.

KILKENNY: Kilkenomics, economics festival moderated by comedians, Nov. 7-10.

ENNIS: Ennis Trad Festival, traditional Irish music and dance, Nov 7-11.

WATERFORD: International Film Festival, showcases independent short films, Nov. 8-10.

GALWAY: Spirit of Voice, musical arts and spoken word, Nov. 8-10.

GALWAY: TULCA Festival of Visual Art, Nov. 8-24.

CORK: Cork Film Festival, features films, music and ideas, Nov. 9-17.

DUBLIN: International Bazaar, benefits Irish charities, Royal Dublin Society, Nov. 10.

DUBLIN: Dublin Book Festival, Smock Alley Theatre, Nov. 14-17.

TRALEE: International Circus Festival, Nov. 15-17.

CORK: Toughathlon, 10-km run over demanding obstacle course, Green Glens Arena, Nov. 16.

KILLARNEY: Run the Gauntlet, half marathon through Gap of Dunloe, Nov. 17.

LISTOWEL: Listowel Food Fair, Nov. 21-24.

DUBLIN: Dublin Docklands Christmas Festival, Dec. 12-23.

Italy ROME: Roma Jazz Festival, concerts at Auditorium della Parca Musica, through Nov. 2.

TURIN: Movement Torino Music Festival, highlights electronic music, through Nov. 2.

LUCCA: Lucca Comics & Games Party, International Festival of Comics, Animation, Illustration and Games, through Nov. 3.

MILAN: Hobby Show, Milan Fieramilano Rho, through Nov. 3.

UDINE: Good, gastronomy fair, Udine Fiere, through Nov. 3.

ALBA: White Truffle Festival, weekends only, through Nov. 17.

GENOVA: Superbowl Series, supercross and freestyle motocross, Palasport Fiera, Nov. 1.

MILAN: EICMA, International Motorcycle Exhibition, Fiera Milano, Nov. 7-10.

FERRARA: Fiera della Birra Artigianale, craft beer festival, Ferrara Fiere, Nov. 8-10.

TURIN: Artissima, contemporary arts fair, Lingotto Fiere, tickets required, Nov. 8-10.

ROME: Rome Film Festival, Nov. 8-17.

MERANO: Merano WineFestival, with wine and culinary specialties, Nov. 9-11.

GENOVA: Mostra Canina, international dog show, Nov. 16-17.

CREMONA: Festa del Torrone, Nov. 16-24.

FLORENCE: River to River, film festival dedicated exclusively to Indian films, Cinema Odeon, Nov. 22-28.

TURIN: Torino Film Festival, Nov. 22-30.

Luxembourg CITY: Science Festival, Natural History Museum, Nov. 9-10.

CITY: La fête des vins et crémants, Luxexpo, Nov. 15-17.

CITY: International Bazaar, benefits charities worldwide, Luxexpo, Nov. 30-Dec. 1.

CITY: St. Nicholas Parade, starts 1:30 p.m. from Grand-rue and Av. de la Gare, Dec. 2.

Netherlands AMSTERDAM: London Calling, festival showcases UK music, through Nov. 2.

AMSTERDAM: Amsterdam Film Week, screening of year’s best films in clubs and cinemas, through Nov. 3.

AMSTERDAM: Affordable Art Fair, Kromhouthal, through Nov. 3.

AMSTERDAM: Chambres des Canoux, contemporary art in canal houses, through Nov. 17.

AMSTERDAM: Museum Night, Nov. 2.

EINDHOVEN: Eindhoven Tattoo Convention, Klokgebouw, Nov. 2-3.

AMSTERDAM: International Storytelling Festival, Podium Mozaiek and other venues, Nov. 2-10.

AMSTERDAM: MTV Music Week, Nov. 6-9, and MTV European Music Awards, Ziggo Dome, Nov. 10.

EINDHOVEN: Glow, forum of light and architecture, Nov. 9-16.

AMSTERDAM: Klik! Amsterdam Animation Festival, Nov. 12-17.

ROTTERDAM: Buma Rotterdam Beats, international festival for urban bass and beats, Nov. 14-16.

THE HAGUE: Crossing Border, festival of music and literature, Nov. 14-16.

AMSTERDAM: Dancing on the Edge, contemporary performing arts from the Middle East and Northern Africa, de Brakke Grond, Nov. 14-17.

AMSTERDAM: Afrovibes Festival, African Cultural Festival, MC Theatre and other venues, Nov. 14-17.

ROTTERDAM: Blown Away, advanced culture fest, international DJs team up with classical musicians, Submarine Wharf, Nov. 16.

AMSTERDAM: Arrival of Sinterklaas, Santa’s arrival celebrated with boat and horse parades, Nov. 17.

AMSTERDAM: International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, Nov. 20-Dec. 1.

MAASTRICHT: Jumping Indoor Maastricht, horse jumping, dressage and shows, Congress Centre MECC, Nov. 29-Dec. 1.

Portugal LISBON: Doclisboa ’13, documentary film festival, through Nov. 3.

SANTAREM: National Gastronomy Festival, through Nov. 4.

ESPINHO: Cinanima International Animated Film Festival, Nov. 11-17.

Scotland DUNDEE: Discovery Film Festival, International Film for Young Audiences, through Nov. 3.

EDINBURGH: Andy Warhol exhibition, free entry, Scottish Parliament, through Nov. 3.

ST ANDREWS: St Andrews Festival, traditional music and other events, Nov. 2-Dec. 3.

GLASGOW: Glasgow Fireworks, free entry to venue of Glasgow Green, fireworks at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 5.

CARLISLE: Blues & Rock Festival, Nov. 8-10.

EDINBURGH: Fiddle 2013, Scots Fiddle Festival, Nov. 22-24.

EDINBURGH: Edinburgh’s Christmas, features shows, rides, attractions and Christmas market stalls, throughout town, Nov. 22-Jan. 5.

INVERNESS: Highland and Moray Food and Drink Festival, Eden Court Theatre, Nov. 23.

COUNTRYWIDE: St. Andrew’s Day, national holiday celebrates country’s patron saint, Nov. 30.

Spain SAN SEBASTIAN: Horror and Fantasy Film Festival, through Nov. 1.

BARCELONA: ArtFutura, festival of digital culture and creativity, through Nov. 3.

ELCHE: Medieval Festival, through Nov. 3.

SAN BARTOLOMÉ DE TIRAJANA (GRAN CANARIA): Masdanza, Canaries International Contemporary Dance Festival, through Nov. 8.

GRANADA: Jazz Festival, Nov. 7-15.

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA: Santiago (e) Tapas, tapas competition with public voting, Nov. 7-24.

POTES: Orujo Festival, sampling of traditional liqueur and Cantabrian regional dishes, Nov. 8-10.

SEVILLE: Seville European Film Festival, Nov. 8-16.

HUELVA: Ibero-American Film Festival, Nov. 16-23.

MADRID: Feriarte, Art and Antiques Fair, Feria de Madrid, Nov. 16-24.

MADRID: International Children’s and Youth Film Festival, Nov. 18-23.

BARCELONA: La Alternativa, Barcelona Independent Film Festival, Nov. 18-24.

BARCELONA: Jean Bouin Sports Day, athletics events for amateurs and professionals, Nov. 24.

SEVILLE: International Horse Fair, Dec. 3-8.

Switzerland WINTERTHUR: Oktoberfest, Reithalle, through Nov. 2.

GENEVA: Wagner’s Festival, through Nov. 5.

BASEL: Autumn Fair, fun fair and market, through Nov. 10.

ZÜRICH: Expovina, wine exhibition aboard ships, Bürkliplatz, through Nov. 14.

ZURICH: Jazznojazz Festival, jazz, soul, Latin and more, through Dec. 2.

GENEVA: Les Automnales, autumn fair, housewares, well-being and foods, Palexpo, Nov. 8-17; features dog show and competitions Nov. 16-17.

LUCERNE: Lucerne Blues Festival, Nov. 9-13.

BIEL/BIENNE: Vinifera, international wine exhibition, Le Pavilion imaginaire, Nov. 9-17.

BERN: Zibelemaerit, onion festival and harvest market, Nov. 25.

ST. MORITZ: St. Moritz City Race, parallel slalom ski race through town, Nov. 29-Dec. 1.

ENGADIN: ClauWau, world Santa Claus championships, Silvretta Arena, Nov. 30.

CRANS-MONTANA: Freestyle Festival, snowboarding championships, extreme sports films and concerts, Dec. 14.

Wales SWANSEA: Dylan Thomas Festival, through Nov. 9.

CARDIFF: playARK festival games day, Wales Millenium Centre, Nov. 2.

ABERYSTWYTH: Abertoir Wales International Horror Festival, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Nov. 5-10.

CARDIFF: Winter Wonderland, skating rink and giant swings, City Hall lawn, Nov. 14-Jan. 5.

LLANWRTYD WELLS: Real Ale Wobble, cycling and ale drinking in the Cambrian Mountains, Nov. 16-17.

CONWY: Half Marathon, scenic route includes coastal stretch, Nov. 24.

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