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Chocolate Festival in England 2011-2012 Edition

Another great and sweet festival in Europe has been announced – Chocolate Festival – which will take place both in 2011 and 2012. The first edition will take place in London between 9th of December and 11th of December, followed by Brighton next year, between 17th of March 2012 and 18th of March 2012. The last part of Chocolate Festival in England will be hosted by Oxford between 24th of March and 25th of March 2012. In London, Chocolate Festival its waiting for its chocolate enthusiasts for free, because there is no charge for the entrance. There, guests can sample the chocolate delights prepared by talented cooks. You can also talk to Britain’s best artisan chocolate producers and find out more about the benefits of chocolate, because chocolate does have benefits! Chocolate Festival will be open in London between 11am-8pm on Friday and Saturday and 11am-6pm on Sunday and it will take place in Southbank Centre Square (Behind Royal Festival Hall), on Belvedere Road. Chocolate Festival 2012 from Oxford will be as well a very appreciated event of the kind because master chocolatiers such as Damian Allsop and Paul Wayne Gregory. Because Chocolate Festival will be around Easter next year, guests will have the opportunity to buy delicious gifts for family and friends.

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Chocolate Festival 2011-2012 London Brighton Oxford - Source qualitycrown.com


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Chocolate Festival London 2011 - Source qualitycrown.com

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World Shakespeare Festival 2012

London, Stratford-upon-Avon, Newcastle/Gateshead, Birmingham, Wales and Scotland will be next year the host of World Shakespeare Festival. Shakespeare Festival 2012 will be part of the London 2012 Festival, organised for the Cultural Olympiad.
The festival is aimed at reviving the Shakespearian spirit among young people, promoting him as the most famous playwright in the world. Shakespeare Festival will put on stage some famous representations, such as Two Roses for Richard III (working title), directed by Claudio Baltar and Fabio Ferreira – Companhia Bufomecanica, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, which is a combination between a circus and a theatre show, whose texts originate from the black carnival of villainy, corruption and seduction. The well-known tragedy Romeo and Juliet, directed by Monadhil Daood takes place in Iraq. Everythingis recreated according to the modern times, of the sectarian strife between Sunni and Shia. The National Theatre Wales will welcome its public to watch the performance Coriolan/us, directed by Mike Pearson and Mike Brookes.
World Shakespeare Festival 2012 is according to the mayor of London, Boris Johnson, ‘a fantastic opportunity for these fine works to be brought to a new generation of schoolchildren, while at the same time reminding existing fans of Shakespeare’s unparalleled insights into the workings of the human heart.’

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Oktoberfest 2011 in Germany

Oktoberfest 2011 will take place between September 17 and October, 3rd. This is the one of the most famous festivals in Europe and maybe in the world. There are more than 6 million visitors every year, eager to tasty from the wide variety of beers available in Munich, then eat the well-known sausages and brezel. The opening hours for Oktoberfest 2011 depend on the days of the week, for instance carnival and rides are open for the public on Monday to Thursday from 10 A.M. to 11.30 P.M., on Friday and Saturday from 10.00 A.M. to 12 A.M. and on Sundays and holidays from 10.00 A.M. to 11.30 P.M.
Schottenhamel” will be the first attraction of Oktoberfest 2011 let alone the fact that this is tent is among the 30 tents available for visitors. In “Schottenhamel” the official opening ceremony will take place right in the first day of the festival. It is very interesting to watch “Costume and Riflemen’s Parade“, an Oktoberfest parade which shows the history of Bavaria. As a tip, it is advisable to make a reservation in advance before your arrival at Oktoberfest because in the afternoon all tents tend to occupy, so you can be left out until somebody leaves. Beer prices at Oktoberfest 2011 will be someway the same with those from last year, for example, between 7.70 and 8 Euro per liter. Nonalcoholic drinks such as water and soda are cheaper, somewhere between 4 and 6 euros. However, try to take cash with you because paying with credit card in the tents is not available everywhere at the beer festival.
What is interesting and catchy at Oktoberfest is that children are welcome too. They will not be bored at all because they will take part in a lot of games, specially prepared for them, such as fun rides, Ferris wheels, roller coasters, music, and parades.
You might be curious to find out why Oktoberfest begins in September, this is due to the weather in Germany, which tends to be chilly in October, but the last weekend of this beer festival is still celebrated in the month bearing its name.

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