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The World Toe Wrestling Championship
Vancouver Dragon Boat Parade
SAN VINO WINE FIGHT
L'International des Feux Loto-Québec
L'International des Feux Loto-Québec is an international fireworks competition in which major companies, representing their respective country, provide the opportunity to see the latest techniques and innovations in the field of pyrotechnics.
The World Police and Fire Games had their origins in San Jose, California in 1985. Since that time the Games have been held every 2 years in a different city and country around the world. Many of the world largest cities have hosted the games.
The Games attract thousands of competitors from up to 80 countries to contest 54+ sports.The Games eligibility extends to all serving law enforcement officers and professional firefighters as well as retired officers. The Games offer the opportunity for competitors and their family to develop and build friendships as well as the opportunity to facilitate cultural exchanges and cooperation between the host city and the world.
The 18th WPFG will be held in Chengdu in 2019 .
Artists Around the World Will Be Hiding Mushroom Art Around Their Cities in Attaboy’s ‘Game of Shrooms’
attaboy, the talented artist, author, co-founder of Hi-Fructose Magazine has announced “Game of Shrooms” a wonderful project in which artists from around the globe will be creating and hiding original mushroom art around their respective cities for people to find. The search for said art will take place on June 15, 2019. Those interested can also follow the hashtags #shroomdrop and #gameofshrooms on Instagram for clues.
The Long Walk - Sweden
Since 2009, Sweden has held the annual Fotrally, literally Foot Rally, or The Long Walk. Unlike a traditional race with a set beginning and end, the Long Walk is determined by the endurance of the walkers.
The Ultimate Towner is an experience to be shared and embraced.
It’s a challenge complete with twenty five obstacles over four miles. The Towner is a product of passion and was inspired by the theme of Overcoming Your Obstacles. It’s a celebration of overcoming difficulties and of loving life!
Texas SandFest — the largest Native-Sand Sculpture Competition in the USA — is an internationally recognized 3-day family event that draws sculptors and tens of thousands of visitors from around the world each year to Port Aransas. Join us this year for some amazing sand sculptures, food, live music, kids activities — and shopping for jewelry, arts & crafts, clothing, furniture, souvenirs & more in the vendor area.