festival is a day or period of time set aside for feasting and celebration
a day or time of religious or other celebration, marked by feasting, ceremonies, or other observances
A festival is an event, usually and ordinarily staged by a local community, which centres on and celebrates some unique aspect of that community.
Chinese new year festival
The light festival
TYPES OF FESTIVALS
Fire festival ……
Artistic policy is showing imagination and skill of an artistic design
Their artistic policy in this music festival is to advance the public's understanding and appreciation of music and dancing to the public by hosting concerts sometimes free of charge to everyone . They share the beauty of music and the love they have for it with everyone .
The music festival can be broken down into different genera's like: the hip hop festival, Christian music festival.
There are a large number of music festivals in the United Kingdom, covering a wide variety of genres. Many of the UK's music festivals are world renowned, and have been held for many years including the most famous, Glastonbury.
Artistic policy of music festival
Since 1981, the festival has been organised by local farmer and site owner Michael Eavis (through his company Glastonbury Festivals Ltd). Eavis ran the festival with his wife Jean until her death in 1999, and is now assisted by his daughter Emily Eavis
It is a Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts, commonly abbreviated to Glastonbury or Glasto, is one of the largest Greenfield music and performing arts festivals in the world.
The festival is best known for its contemporary music, but also features dance, comedy, theatre, circus, cabaret and many other arts.
heavily influenced by hippie ethics and the free festival movement in the early 1970s, beginning with the Isle of Wight Festival, which featured performances by The Who, amongst other artists.
The Glastonbury Festival
The Festival welcomes sponsorship from organisations large and small that do not
compromise Festival values, and particularly from companies that support Greenpeace,
Oxfam or Water aid.
This Festival works with alcohol sponsors, but does not accept a high profile on site
presence from any alcohol manufacturer.
In one sentence, the Chinese New Year is the second New Moon after the winter solstice. because it is based on the lunisolar Chinese calendar.
Each year is also designated by one of the 12 Animals For instance, 2005 is Year of Rooster; 2006 is Year of Dog; and 2007 is the Year of Pig , 2008 is the Year of the Rat.
The Chinese dragon represents wisdom, strength, benevolence, and good fortune
It is organized by Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB).
Cathay Pacific Airways is the title sponsor for the 12th consecutive year.
Chinese new year festival
sponsors The Birmingham Chinese Festival Committee (UK) is a voluntary, non-profit making organisation dedicated solely to the organisation of Chinese New Year Festivities in Birmingham. Over the past few years the event, held at the Arcadian Centre in Birmingham has become the largest celebration of its kind in the Midlands attracting approximately 20,000 people throughout the day.
Arts Festival in Birmingham
The Birmingham Festival of Arts (originally to be called the Festival of Contemporary Music. Changed in 1998 to Birmingham International Festival, and again in 2006 to the Birmingham International Centre Spotlight) is an annual cultural festival honouring a different foreign country each spring
This article is about culture and the arts in the city of Birmingham, England. It covers both notable history and notable contemporary activities
To showcase the arts which are produced and/or performed in the West Midlands.
To present artistic work that can bring new audiences to the arts of the West Midlands.
To showcase new and innovative work that is not normally seen in the West Midlands.
To produce participative work that allows audiences to become involved.
To give opportunities to artists to present work in different and unusual locations (subject to practicalities).
To showcase the work of arts organisations who may not normally present work in open public performances.
To showcase emerging talent.
The Artistic Aims http://www.artsfest.org.uk/ And so many more…………. sponsors