In Britain every year there are many large and small festivals are held, in which the festival is now known worldwide.
Discover the famous festivals in the UK through the posts below to trip your English more interesting!
1. Cheese Rolling Festival in the UK
Cheese Rolling Festival is a famous festival in Britain that was held on the Spring Bank holiday (1/5 or 2/5) in the hills of the Cotswolds Cooper near Gloucester England. It is a traditional festival of the people at a local village Brockworth but to this day, this festival has been all over the world participate.
Cheese Rolling Festival in the UK
Under the provisions of the famous festivals in the UK, around 20 men chase a cheese by rolling or tumbling down the cliff until picked up the cheese. People picked up as the fastest cheese will be a gift of the organization.
2. Holiday cakes in the UK
The festival is famous cakes in Britain was held on Tuesday confession, the day before Lent fasting ceremony. Lent is the feast of Christianity from the 4th century typically lasted 40 days and it is running stage where eating abstinence and mortification.
Often people eat release the brake and indulge in the fun festival day before Lent begins. Tuesday confession often called holiday cakes prohibited by the greasy food in Lent celebrations have been carried out to the end consumer. People get all the eggs and the daily diet food left in the kitchen to make delicious sweet cakes.
The festival cakes in the UK
Only women are allowed to participate in the famous festivals in the UK. The sisters have to run in a predetermined way, holding the frying pan and the destination is the church. In a frying pan of her holding a hot cake, which she had to toss it up at least three times before the end of the race.
The first woman to finish the race and the first church the cake is said to be the winner. She will be invited to the church’s bell cake and ringer to reward her a kiss is called the kiss of peace “Kiss of peace”. This race has been held in the UK and several other cities.
3. Flower Festival in the UK
Chelsea Flower Festival is an exhibition of flowers, garden design is the largest planting Royal Society held in May every year and lasts 5 days. This is considered a famous festival in the UK with the largest scale in the UK and is the largest garden festival in the world. This is an opportunity for artists to introduce new varieties of flowers as well as the style of garden design innovative.
Flower Festival in the UK
4. Egremont Crab Festival in the UK
Egremont Crab Festival – (Contest “face distorted, ugly face, weird face”), one of the famous festivals in the UK began to take place in the 13th century the manor lords ordered the release of wild apples for the people.
Egremont Crab Festival in the UK
Until today, famous festivals in the UK include the apple cart parade will throw the apples into the crowd. There are many other traditional events taking place in this festival as climbing fat columns, pipe-smoking contests, wrestling, talented performers. But the most attractive part and the most strange that people pay attention to the competition that is the “bad side, face distorted, grotesque face” aka Gurning. Gurning is a styling skill rubbery face is a strange thing and only in England.
The contestants of the competition first contact through a horse collar and tried to make them face the worst, most ridiculous, the most distorted. There are many skills but may be used to drink a lot of beer is the best way. the winners will be honored and posted on the national news.
5. Festival “Guy Fawkes Night” in the UK
Guy Fawkes Night (also known as bonfire night) was held on 5/10 in England and some other parts of the Commonwealth, is a famous festival in England is quite mysterious, During the ceremony, it will burn effigies of Fawkes and associated with selling fireworks. The “guy” means man is derived from the name.
Guy Fawkes Night Festival in the UK
Guy Fawkes Night (also known as bonfire night) is a famous festival in Britain was held on 5/10 in England and some other parts of the Commonwealth, is a celebration rather mysterious, In, During the ceremony, they will burn effigies of Fawkes and associated with selling fireworks. The “guy” means man is derived from the name.