Music festivals
A music festival is a festival oriented towards music that is sometimes presented with a theme such as musical genre, nationality or locality of musicians, or holiday. They are commonly held outdoors,...
Music festivals - Wikipedia
1827 New Orleanians Take To The Streets For Mardi Gras
On this day in 1827, a group of masked and costumed students dance through the streets of New Orleans, Louisiana, marking the beginning of the city’s famous Mardi Gras celebrations.
Nobuyuki Tsujii - La Campanella - BBC Proms 2013  
Liszt - La Campanella performed by Nobuyuki Tsujii as an encore piece at his BBC Proms appearance list - La Campanella
Chelsea Handler tweets topless Mardi Gras photo - NY Daily News
Chelsea Handler has chosen the perfect place to go topless: Mardi Gras.
Carnival Parade Float Hits Power Line In Haiti; At Least 16 Dead
A power line came into contact with a crowded float during a large parade early Tuesday. Conflicting reports on the number of people killed range from 16 to 20, with dozens more wounded.
List of music festivals
A list of music festivals around the world. A music festival is a festival oriented towards music that is sometimes presented with a theme such as musical genre, nationality or locality of musicians, ...
Celtic music festivals
A modern Celtic identity emerged in Western Europe following the identification of the native peoples of the Atlantic fringe as Celts by Edward Lhuyd in the 18th century. Lhuyd and others equated the ...
Choral festivals
The following is an incomplete list of choral festivals, which encapsulates music festivals focused on choral music. The topic will have some or complete overlap with the list of opera festivals, list...
Christian music festival
A Christian music festival (also known as a Jesus music festival or simply a Jesus festival) is a music festival held by the Christian community, in support of performers of Christian music. The festi...
Christian music festival - Wikipedia
Classical music festivals
The following is an incomplete list of classical music festivals, which encapsulates music festivals focused on classical music. Classical music is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of We...
Country music festivals
The following is an incomplete list of country music festivals, which encapsulates music festivals focused on country music. This list may have some overlap with the larger topic list of folk festival...
Electronic music festivals
The following is an incomplete list of music festivals that feature electronic music, which encapsulates music featuring electronic instruments such as electric guitar and keyboards, as well as recent...
Experimental music festivals
The following is an incomplete list of experimental music festivals, which encapsulates music festivals focused on experimental music. This list may have some overlap with list of contemporary classic...
Folk festivals
A folk festival celebrates traditional folk crafts and folk music. The following is an incomplete list of folk festivals worldwide. This list generally excludes festivals with only a partial focus on ...
Folk festivals - Wikipedia
Goth festivals
The following is an incomplete list of gothic festivals, which encapsulates music festivals focused on gothic music. Goth festivals may feature genres such as gothic rock and gothic metal, as well as ...
Heavy metal festivals
This is a list of heavy metal festivals ordered by country.
Pataga Rock Festival, Patuguran, South Brebes
Hip hop music festivals
The following is an incomplete list of hip hop music festivals, which encapsulates music festivals focused on hip hop music. Hip hop music, also called hip-hop, rap music, or hip-hop music, is a musi...
List of jazz festivals
This is a list of notable jazz music festivals, broken down geographically. The festivals mentioned here should have at least some international recognition.
Mardi Gras
Mardi Gras (/ˈmɑrdiɡrɑː/), also called Shrove Tuesday, or Fat Tuesday, in English, refers to events of the Carnival celebrations, beginning on or after the Christian feasts of the Epiphany (Three King...
Mardi Gras - Wikipedia
Old-time music festivals
Old-time music is a genre of North American folk music. It developed along with various North American folk dances, such as square dancing, flatfoot dancing, buck dancing, and clogging. It is played o...
Reggae festivals
This is a list of notable reggae festivals by country. This list may have some overlap with list of jam band music festivals. Reggae festivals may include classic reggae and related or derivative genr...
Rock festival
A rock festival, considered synonymous with pop festival, is considered to be a large-scale rock music concert, featuring multiple acts performing an often diverse range of popular music including roc...
Rock festival - Wikipedia
World music festivals
World music is a musical category encompassing many different styles of music from around the world, including traditional music, neotraditional music, and music where more than one cultural tradition...