High temperatures, beautiful sunsets, great summer destinations and vacations are here. If you are looking for something more besides relaxing on the beach, check the list of July events we have prepared for you.
In July the outdoor events are on the most popular ones and so it should be. Don’t forget your sun cream, hat or umbrella and lots of water and enjoy one of many events.
Check the list of July events:
- Wimbledon, London
- World Touring Car Cup, Vila Real
- Pamplona Bull Run, San Fermin
- Sagra del Pesce Spada, Sicily
- Ultra Europe 2019, Split
- Athens open-air film festival 2019, Athens
London, UK: Wimbledon, 1. - 14.7.2019
Wimbledon is the oldest tennis tournament in the world and is considered by many to be one of the most prestigious. This year the All England Club in Wimbledon in hosting already the 133rd edition of the tournament and if you wonder if Novak Djokovic is going to defend his title, you need to be there.
Vila Real, Portugal: FIA WTCR - World Touring Car Cup, 5. – 7. 7. 2019
In July, travel to Vila Real and prepared to be thrilled by the high-speed vehicles competing in the World Touring Car Cup. World’s finest touring car drivers and car manufacturers such as BMW, Seat or Chevrolet are going to compete on this 4.785-kilometre layout with its challenging blend of fast turns, climbs and descents.
San Fermin, Spain: Pamplona Bull Run, 5. - 15. 7. 2019
Held for a week every year at the beginning of July, the San Fermin or the Pamplona Bull Run is amongst the most popular festivals in Spain in July. If you are visiting Spain this must be on your bucket list. Bullfighting festival begins at 8 in the morning every day and welcomes the most brave-hearted and adventurous people to run ahead of a group of angry bulls. Even if you are not participating, make sure you at least visit the city to witness this overwhelming scene.
Aci Trezza Sicily, Italy: Sagra del Pesce Spada, 12. - 14. 7. 2019
Sagra del Pesce Spada is a traditional festival held each year celebrations in honour or Saint John the Baptist. The 30th edition of this Swordfish Festival is held at the little fishing port of Aci Trezza in Sicily. There will be four large grills with expert cooks preparing the exquisite swordfish, best eaten with fresh salad homemade bread and a glass of white wine. Swordfish has long been one of Sicily's gastronomic highlights and can be found on pretty much every menu across the island.
Split, Croatia: Ultra Europe 2019, 11. – 18. 7. 2019
Ultra Europe is the European edition of the worldwide dance music festival, taking place each summer in Croatia and showcasing the biggest names in EDM, house, and techno. Over 150,000 people come every summer to experience the famous stadium shows and epic light shows that span across beach and boat parties. The main festival takes over Split's historical Stadion Poljud, but there is a selection of other parties like Ultra Beach on the island of Hvar, a Regatta beach party on Brač and others.
Athens, Greece: ATHENS OPEN AIR FILM FESTIVAL 2019, till 26. 7. 2019
The Athens Open Air Film Festival is transforming some of the most iconic spaces around Athens into outdoor cinemas, screening some of the greatest movies in film history. If you want to experience the Athenian sites and landmarks (museums, squares, gardens, pedestrian precincts and archaeological parks) in a special way, this is your opportunity and the entry is free to all movies. This year, the festival program includes masterpieces from legendary world cinema directors such as Federico Fellini, David Leeds, Michelangelo Antonioni, Louise Bunuel, Akira Kurosawa, Alfred Hitchcock among others.