Top Festivals Around the World in January
Edinburgh Hogmanay looney dook
Edinburgh, Scotland: 1st January 2019
The Loony Dook takes place on the first day of each new year. Were thousands of brave people dress up in fancy dress and throw themselves into the freezing cold water of the Firth of Forth at South Queensferry, just a few miles out of the Scottish capital. This wonderful event brings an end to the amazing Edinburgh Hogmanay.
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Harbin Ice and Snow Festival
Harbin, Heilongjiang, China: January 5, 2019 (February 5, 2018)
People build incredible things out of ice and snow, decorating them with lights and lasers. Come experience the world's largest ice festival in beautiful Harbin city. where sculptures and ice works of chilly art—all made from ice—are scattered throughout Harbin during this colourful two-month ice and snow sculpture festival each January and February. Find out more.
Sundance Film Festival
Park City, Utah, USA: January 24th - 3rd Feb 2019
The largest independent film festival in the US and a must for any film fan to Watch both feature-length films and shorts. Find out more.
Up Helly Aa Fire Festival
Lerwick, Scotland: January 29th, 2019
Torches, tar barreling, parties, flamboyant costumes, and the burning of a replica Viking ship make this an exciting festival. Find out more.