Archive for July, 2012

Lebaran 2012

| July 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

When: Expected to fall on August 19-20, 2012, but varies depending on local sighting of new moon Where: Lebaran is the Indonesian version of Muslim Eid-ul-Fitr at the end of Ramadan History Lebaran 2012 is celebrated at the end of a month-long fasting. Fasting is core to a Muslim’s spiritual and physical cleansing process. Fasting [...]

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Winterfest Boat Parade USA

| July 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Winterfest Boat Parade When: Every second Saturday of December Where: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, U.S.A. History: The Winterfest Boat Parade has not always been associated with Christmas holidays nor was it intended from the beginning for an international audience. The Boat Parade had its roots in 1971 when 20 brazen men sailed the entire length of [...]

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