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*11th June, 2005 [http://www.efestivals.co.uk/festivals/escape/ Escape into the Park], [[Swansea]], [[UK]]  - one of Europe's largest urban dance and rock festivals
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This is a [[calendar of events and festivals]] in the month of '''June'''.
*21st June, 2005: Cities across [[Europe]] (and elsewhere) celebrate '''[http://www.fetedelamusique.culture.fr/fr/internat/index.htm La Fête de la Musique]''' each year on the 21st of June by providing free concerts with local and international acts.  The festival was started in 1982 in [[Paris]].  [[Geneva]], [[Barcelona]], [[Berlin]], and [[Prague]] all participate in a big way, as do many smaller cities in [[France]] and [[Switzerland]], such as [[Lausanne]].  In the last few years cities outside of Europe have begun to participate as well, such as [[Haifa]], [[Santiago]], [[Lagos (Nigeria)|Lagos]], [[Beirut]], and many more.
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*24th-26th June, 2005 '''Donauinselfest''', [[Vienna]], [[Austria]] - Europe's largest free open air festival [http://www.donauinselfest.at/Dokumente/Highlights_DIF_2005_eng_v1.pdf - Highlights (PDF)]
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*13th-24th June, 2006 Cities across [[Ischia]] [http://www.appartamentiischia.it/Ischia_Events.htm Ischia Events]A cinema festival with premieres and retrospective themes dedicated to films located in Europe, especially [[Italy]]. Ischia, for example, was one of the favorite locations for films made in Italy from the 1950s onwards. Some of the films made here are “Vacanze a [[Ischia]]" with Vittorio De Sica, the colossal “Cleopatra” with Richard Burton and [[Liz Taylor]] and the more recent film “The Talent of Mr Ripley” with Matt Damon and Jude Law.
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==Global==
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* 16 June 2007 '''Escape into the Park''' [http://www.escapefestival.com/],  Singleton Park, [[Swansea]], [[UK]]. An annual pop and dance extravaganza. Capacity 25,000. Mid-day to midnight. £34:50.
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* 19 June 2007 '''Dragon Boat Festival''', [[Taiwan]] and [[Hong Kong]]
  
==Every year==
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==[[China]]==
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* '''Dragon Boat festival''', in [[China]] and [[Taiwan]]
  
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==[[Finland]]==
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* Mid June: '''Midnight Sun Film Festival''', [http://www.msfilmfestival.fi] in Sodankylä, [[Finnish Lapland]]
  
*first week of June: festival to mark the founding of the Republic (Italian: '''Festa della Repubblica''') in [[Italy]]
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==[[Hungary]]==
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* Mid-June: '''Tiszavirágzás''', the natural spectacle of emerging mayflies, happens on the Tisza River
  
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==[[Italy]]==
*Mid-June: '''Tiszavirágzás''', the natural spectacle of emerging mayflies, happens on the Tisza River in [[Hungary]]
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* 2nd: festival to mark the founding of the Republic (Italian: '''Festa della Repubblica''') in [[Italy]]
*late June - early July: '''Wimbledon Tennis Championships''' [http://www.wimbledon.org/] in [[London]], [[England]]
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*[http://www.turismo.intoscana.it/intoscana2/export/TurismoRTen/sito-TurismoRTen/Contenuti/Eventi/Musica-e-spettacoli/visualizza_asset.html_183963781.html Tuscany Walking Festival]
*Late June: '''Midsummer Solstice''' (Swedish: ''Midsommar'') celebrations held in [[Stockholm]]
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*Late June: '''Midsummer Solstice''' Neo-pagans and druids gather at the ancient site of [[Stonehenge]], [[England]]
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*Late June: '''[http://www.glastonburyfestivals.co.uk/ Glastonbury Festival]''', a huge weekend music festival in [[Glastonbury]], [[England]]
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*'''Dragon Boat festival''', in [[China]] and [[Taiwan]]
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*'''Trooping the Colour''', in [[London]]
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*'''Portland Rose Festival''', in [[Portland (Oregon)|Portland]], [[Oregon]]
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*[http://www.efestivals.co.uk/festivals/escape/ Escape into the Park], [[Swansea]], [[UK]]  - one of Europe's largest urban dance and rock festivals.
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==[[South Africa]]==
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* Mid June: '''Comrades Marathon''',[http://www.comrades.com/], [[Durban]] to [[Pietermaritzburg]] (or downhill the other way round on odd numbered years)
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* 16th: '''Youth day''' (''Public holiday'')
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* Late June: '''National Arts Festival''', +27 (0)46 603-1103, (''email:info@nafest.co.za[mailto:info@nafest.co.za]'') [http://www.nafest.co.za/], [[Grahamstown]]
  
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==[[Sweden]]==
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* Late June: '''Midsummer Solstice''' (Swedish: ''Midsommar'') celebrations held in [[Stockholm]]
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==[[United Kingdom]]==
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* Mid June: '''Isle of Wight Festival''', [http://www.isleofwightfestival.com/] on the [[Isle of Wight]]
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* Late June - early July: '''Wimbledon Tennis Championships''' [http://www.wimbledon.org/] in [[London]]
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* Late June: '''Midsummer Solstice''' Neo-pagans and druids gather at the ancient site of [[Stonehenge]]
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* Late June: '''Glastonbury Festival''', [[http://www.glastonburyfestivals.co.uk/] a huge weekend music festival in [[Glastonbury]]
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* Late June: '''Royal Highland Show''', [http://www.royalhighlandshow.org/] in [[Edinburgh]]
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* '''Trooping the Colour''', in [[London]]
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*'''Escape into the Park''' [http://www.escapefestival.com/], [[Swansea]]  - one of Europe's largest urban dance and rock festivals.
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* The '''Three Peaks Yacht Race'''[http://www.sleepmonsters.co.uk/site_3peaks/], starts in [[Barmouth]] and visits [[Caernarfon]], [[Whitehaven]] and [[Fort William]]. Runners from each boat ascend the highest mountains in [[Wales]], [[England]] and [[Scotland]] en route.
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* Early June: '''Portland Rose Festival''', [http://www.rosefestival.org/] in [[Portland (Oregon)|Portland]], [[Oregon]]
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* Mid June: '''North Beach Festival''', [http://www.northbeachfestival.com/] in [[San Francisco]], [[California]]
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* Mid June: '''Rochester International Jazz Festival''', [[http://www.rochesterjazz.com/] in [[Rochester (New York)|Rochester]], [[New York (state)|New York]]
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Revision as of 10:33, 14 June 2011

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This is a calendar of events and festivals in the month of June.

Contents

Global

  • 16 June 2007 Escape into the Park [1], Singleton Park, Swansea, UK. An annual pop and dance extravaganza. Capacity 25,000. Mid-day to midnight. £34:50.
  • 19 June 2007 Dragon Boat Festival, Taiwan and Hong Kong

China

Finland

Hungary

  • Mid-June: Tiszavirágzás, the natural spectacle of emerging mayflies, happens on the Tisza River

Italy

South Africa

  • Mid June: Comrades Marathon,[3], Durban to Pietermaritzburg (or downhill the other way round on odd numbered years)
  • 16th: Youth day (Public holiday)
  • Late June: National Arts Festival, +27 (0)46 603-1103, (email:info@nafest.co.za[4]) [5], Grahamstown

Sweden

  • Late June: Midsummer Solstice (Swedish: Midsommar) celebrations held in Stockholm

United Kingdom

United States of America

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