Sundance Film Festival: Gathering of Independent Film Stars

An internationally acclaimed film festival across 10 days that is held in Park City, Utah features the works of indpendent film producers, actors and storytellers. With free films, Best of the Fest, panels featuring directors and a musci cafe, this world cinema event is ample entertianment for children and adults alike.

 

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A quick guide to attending Sundance 2019 if you're in Utah this year

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GeoSpotlight: Global Events

ICC Cricket World Cup- England & Wales

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Lantern Festival- Pingxi, Taiwan

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Carnevale- Venice, Italy

Visit the wonderous city of water to experience the "original" Carnivale from the 18th century. From Casanova's prison cell in the Doge's Palace to the modern art on the Grand Canal, the Carnivale is sure to leave the tourists in awe. And, of course, never miss the grand Venice balls and masquerades.  Learn More »


Up Helly Aa Viking Festival- Shetland Islands, Scotland

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Harbin Ice and Snow Festival 2019- Harbin, China

In the city where the temperature drops to minus 30 degrees Celsius (minus 22 degrees Fahrenheit) during winter, the world's largest ice sculptures come to life to welcome more than 1.5 million tourists.   Learn More »