May for Europe is one of the main festival months. Spring in France, the Czech Republic or Russia is turned into a very special time of year not only because of the awakening of the nature, but also revitalizing of the cultural life. Here are some of the most significant festivals in Europe, which will be held in May in the largest cities of the Old World.
Festival "White Nights" in St. Petersburg, Russia, begins on 10 May 2010. It is one of the main cultural events of the year for the northern capital of Russia. White nights in St. Petersburg is not only the atmospheric phenomenon, it also means numerous concerts, operas and theatrical performances, which are performed in the leading theaters of the city by troupes from all around the world. The festival will last until June 20.
Festival "Prague Spring" in Prague, Czech Republic, begins on May 12, 2010. One of the oldest music festivals in Europe "Prague Spring" this year will be held for the 65th time. Also as before, the organizers promise world-class musicians. Main events of the Festival are classical music and jazz. Tickets for the "Prague Spring" began to sell from mid-December 2009, so those who want to witness the musical Prague should hurry to book free rooms. In turn, portal datscha-booking.com offers festival guests rental of Prague apartments, villas and cottages.
Festival in Cannes, France begins on May 12, 2010. The most important European film forum will present on its screens the latest works of leading filmmakers of the world. Quality of selection of films this year at the festival will be proved by the jury headed by the famous American storyteller Tim Burton.
"Spring Festival Springten" in Graz, Austria, begins on 12 May 2010. The largest in Austria and one of the largest in Europe, festival of electronic music and art in Graz annually attracts tens of thousands of followers of the latest trends in the music industry. This year promises to be no exception. The festival in Graz is expected to receive more than 12 thousand of visitors. To services of those who intend to visit the festival are rentals in Austria online on cottages-for-holidays.com