Events worldwide

All major events throughout the world

Main world events in August 2018

1th of August

Cricket - England v India Test series starts at Edgbaston - until April 5th

Athletics, swimming, cycling, rowing and triathlon - European Sports Championships, Berlin (Germany) & Glasgow (UK) - until August 12th

European Sports Championships, Glasgow and Berlin - until August 12th

2nd of August

Woodstock Festival, Kostrzyn nad Odra (Poland) - until August 4th

Wacken Open Air (Germany), heavy metal music festival - until August 4th

3rd of August

Multi-sports - Central Caribbean Games, Barranquilla (Colombia) - until August 19th

The Fringe Festival - celebration of arts and culture, Edinburgh/Scotland (UK) - until August 27th

4th of August

Woodstock Festival, Kostrzyn nad Odra (Poland) - started August 2nd

Wacken Open Air (Germany), heavy metal music festival - started August 2nd

5th of August

Hockey (Field)- Women's World Cup, London (UK) - started July 21st

7th of August

8th of August

World Cat Day

Sziget Festival (Hungary) - until August 15th

9th of August

La Saint Amour (France)

International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples

Golf PGA Championship, USA - until August 12th

10th of August

11th of August

Street Parade - The World's Largest Techno Party, Zürcher Seebecken, Zurich (Switzerland)

The Dax Feria, Dax/Landes (France) - until August 15th

Chance Fashion’s Boutique & Retail Edition - Broadway/Seattle/WA (USA)

12th of August

International Youth Day

Athletics, swimming, cycling, rowing and triathlon - European Sports Championships, Berlin (Germany) & Glasgow (UK) - started August 1st

European Sports Championships, Glasgow and Berlin - started August 1st

Golf PGA Championship, USA - started August 9th

13th of August

End of the World Athletics Championships, London (Great Britain) - started August 4th

14th of August

15th of August

Feast of the Assumption of Mary (France)

The National Acadian Day (Canada)

World Fencing Championships, Wuxi (China) - started July 15th

World Fencing Championships, Wuxi (China) - started July 15th

Sziget Festival (Hungary) - started August 8th

The Dax Feria, Dax/Landes (France) - started August 11th

16th of August

US PGA, Bellerive Country Club, Missouri (USA) - until August 19th

17th of August

18th of August

Multi-sports - Asian Games, Jakarta & Palembang (Indonesia) - until September 2nd

19th of August

World Humanitarian Day

Multi-sports - Central Caribbean Games, Barranquilla (Colombia) - started August 3th

US PGA, Bellerive Country Club, Missouri (USA) - started August 16th

HAJJ - until August 24th

21st of August

L'Aïd-El- Kebir - until August 25th

22nd of August

23rd of August

24th of August

HAJJ - started August 19th

25th of August

26th of August

National Dog Day

27th of August

Tennis US Open, New York (USA) - until September 9th

The Fringe Festival - celebration of arts and culture, Edinburgh/Scotland (UK) - started August 3rd

28th of August

29th of August

International Day against Nuclear Tests

La Tomatina Festival, Buñol/Valencia (Spain)

115 years of Harley Davidson, Milwaukee (USA) - until September 2nd

30th of August

International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances

31st of August

Electric Picnic (Ireland) - until September 2nd

IFA Berlin, Consumer electronics trade show, Berlin (Germany) - until September 5th