European Festivals in 2013

With so many cultures to show off — and so many centuries of practice — Europe is a pro at partying. The normal can-can of carnivals, medieval fairs, music fests, and national holidays could light a fire under the most burned-out sightseer.

When you check the festivals, note that some events extend into the following month. Remember that event dates can change, so be sure to review the month preceding your trip. Watch this site for updates.

See the links below for detailed lists of events in each region or country: