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This is a [[calendar of events and festivals]] in the month of '''October'''.
  
==Specific dates==
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==Global==
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* 31st: '''Halloween'''
  
*1 Oct - 31 Oct 2007: '''The Swansea Festival of Music and the Arts''' [http://www.swanseafestival.co.uk/], [[Swansea]], [[UK]].
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==[[Aruba]]==
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* Mid October: '''Aruba Music Festival''', [http://www.aruba.com/amf/] in [[Oranjestad]]
  
==Every year==
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==[[Australia]]==
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* '''Curdimurka Outback Ball''' - on the [[Oodnadatta Track]], [[South Australia]]
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* Long weekend: '''This Is Not Art festival''' [http://www.thisisnotart.org/] in [[Newcastle (New South Wales)|Newcastle]]
  
=== Fixed dates ===
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== [[Canada]] ==
  
====Global====
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*Second Monday - Thanksgiving.
  
*31st: '''Halloween'''
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==[[China]]==
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* 1st: '''National Day''' - anniversary of founding of People's Republic - most people get a one-week holiday
  
====China====
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==[[France]]==
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* Early Oct: '''Paris Motor Show'''
  
* October 1st, National Day, anniversary of founding of People's Republic. Most people get a one-week holiday
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==[[Germany]]==
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* '''Frankfurt Book Fair''' [http://www.buchmesse.de/en/fbf/] - in [[Frankfurt]]
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* '''Oktoberfest beer festival''' [http://www.oktoberfest.de/en/] - in [[Munich]]
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* Mid Oct: '''Berlin Festival of Lights''', [[http://www.festival-of-lights.de]] - [[Berlin]]
  
===Taiwan===
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== [[Mexico]] ==
  
*10th: Anniversary of the Hsinhai Revolution, or otherwise, known as the National Day of the Republic of China
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*October 31 - Día de los Muertes (Day of the Dead)
  
==== Thailand ====
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==[[Namibia]]==
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* Late October: '''Oktoberfest''' throughout the country, especially in [[Windhoek]] and [[Swakopmund]]
  
* 23rd: '''Chulalongkorn Day''' (public holiday)
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==[[South Africa]]==
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* Early October: '''Aardklop''' [http://www.aardklop.co.za/], a (''mostly [[Afrikaans]]'') national arts festival in [[Potchefstroom]]
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* Early October: '''Fish River Canoe Marathon''', [http://www.fishmarathon.org.za/] near [[Cradock]]
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* Early October: '''Macufe''' African arts and culture, [http://www.macufe.co.za] in [[Bloemfontein]]
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* Mid October: '''Cape Town Flower and Garden Show''', [http://www.capetownflower.com/] in [[Cape Town]]
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* Late October: '''Cape Town International Kite Festival''', [http://www.capementalhealth.co.za/kite.htm] at the Zandvlei Picnic Area, [[Muizenberg]]
  
=== Movable dates ===
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==[[South Korea]]==
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* October 1-14: '''Jinju Lantern Festival''', [http://www.teflinstitute.com/blog/tag/jinju-lantern-festival/]
  
*[[Frankfurt]] Book Fair
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==[[Taiwan]]==
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* 10th: '''Anniversary of the Hsinhai Revolution''', otherwise known as the National Day of the Republic of China
  
*The '''Oktoberfest''' beer festival is celebrated in [[Munich]], [[Germany]]
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==[[Thailand]]==
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* 23rd: '''Chulalongkorn Day''' (public holiday)
  
*[http://www.swanseafestival.co.uk/ The Swansea Festival of Music and the Arts] in [[Swansea]], [[UK]].
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==[[United Kingdom]]==
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* '''Reading Comedy Festival'''. [http://www.readingcomedyfestival.com] - [[Reading (England)|Reading]]
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* '''Swansea Festival of Music and the Arts''' [http://www.swanseafestival.co.uk] - [[Swansea]]
  
*'''Curdimurka Outback Ball''', on the [[Oodnadatta Track]], [[South Australia]].
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==[[United States of America]]==
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* '''Wings over Houston Air Show''', [http://www.wingsoverhouston.com/] - [[Houston]]
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* Early October: '''State Fair of Texas''', [http://www.bigtex.com/] at Fair Park, [[Dallas]]
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* Early October: '''Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta''' ,[http://balloonfiesta.com] in [[Albuquerque]]
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* Early October: '''Fort Worth Alliance Air Show''', [http://www.allianceairshow.com/] - [[Fort Worth]], [[Texas]]
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* '''Fantasy Fest''' [http://www.fantasyfest.net] - [[Key West]], [[Florida]]
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* '''Halloween Horror Nights''' [http://www.halloweenhorrornights.com] - [[Orlando]], [[Florida]]
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* 2nd Monday on October: '''Columbus Day'''
  
*The '''This Is Not Art''' festival in [[Newcastle (New South Wales)|Newcastle]], [[Australia]], held on the October ??????long weekend
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*'''Fantasy Fest''', Key West, Florida, USA. Annual Event October 18-28, 2007 [[http://www.fantasyfest.net/]]
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[[WikiPedia:October]]

Revision as of 06:22, 17 August 2012

    This article is a travel topic
This is a calendar of events and festivals in the month of October.

Contents

Global

  • 31st: Halloween

Aruba

Australia

Canada

  • Second Monday - Thanksgiving.

China

  • 1st: National Day - anniversary of founding of People's Republic - most people get a one-week holiday

France

  • Early Oct: Paris Motor Show

Germany

Mexico

  • October 31 - Día de los Muertes (Day of the Dead)

Namibia

South Africa

  • Early October: Aardklop [6], a (mostly Afrikaans) national arts festival in Potchefstroom
  • Early October: Fish River Canoe Marathon, [7] near Cradock
  • Early October: Macufe African arts and culture, [8] in Bloemfontein
  • Mid October: Cape Town Flower and Garden Show, [9] in Cape Town
  • Late October: Cape Town International Kite Festival, [10] at the Zandvlei Picnic Area, Muizenberg

South Korea

  • October 1-14: Jinju Lantern Festival, [11]

Taiwan

  • 10th: Anniversary of the Hsinhai Revolution, otherwise known as the National Day of the Republic of China

Thailand

  • 23rd: Chulalongkorn Day (public holiday)

United Kingdom

United States of America

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