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Festivals of autumn

September 12, 2018

Autumn is rich on various festivals around the world.

Basically these are gastronomic and wine festivals. The largest beer festival, of course, is Oktoberfest, which attracts up to 6 million people annually. This year it starts on September 22.

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Oktoberfest Screensavers

Among the autumn festivals are gaining strength festivals of balloons and fireworks.

One of the most colorful and large-scale is the Balloon Festival in the USA. It takes place on October 6-14.

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Screensaver Balloons

To see spectacular salutes is better to go to Seoul. Annually in late September – early October the world’s best pyrotechnics create a unique atmosphere of celebration and beauty in the Korean capital.

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Screensavers fireworks

If you want something “spicy”, then you can come to the holiday of Halloween or the Day of the Dead. The last one takes place in Mexico from October 31 to November 2. This holiday is so unique that in 2003 it was marked by UNESCO and it was included in the list of intangible cultural heritage.

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Screensavers for Halloween

And what autumn festivals would you like to visit?

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Autumn holidays

October 2, 2017

Hello friends!

A bright September has left us  and it is high time to have a look at October.

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October is waiting for us with trees painted in ever-existing indeed autumn colors, thanks to which the streets of European cities acquire a special charm. Crowds of tourists have subsided, and the weather, although sometimes the rain may scare, but still allows you to make pleasant and informative travel, and in the south it is even possible to swim in the sea.

This October is rich for holidays this year.  One of the most significant, of course, is the German Oktoberfest in Munich and the bright Festival of Lights in Berlin, the French Feast of Chestnut (the second half of October, Paris), the Pilar Festival (October 6-14, Zaragoza, Spain), the Amsterdam Dance Event ADE) (October 17-21, Amsterdam, The Netherlands), Chocolate Festival (October 19-28, Perugia, Italy).  Iceland already in October celebrates the arrival of winter on the colorful holiday of Vetrnatr

The last day of October, Europe plunges into the mystical atmosphere of Halloween. This holiday, the eve of All Saints’ Day is celebrated cheerfully, with colorful costumes of every possible evil spirits and large-scale concerts.

As you may see, autumn is the great time for traveling, receiving new knowledge and having fun.

We love autumn and do our best in creating a special atmosphere with the help of free screensavers.

Have a good day!

We are waiting your photo stories of this autumn here and on Facebook and Twitter.

Come to Oktoberfest 2012 with Newfreescreensavers.com

September 19, 2012

Hello Dear Friends,
Autumn is a good time for different holidays! If you see ads and banners inviting you to Oktoberfest, then it is time to pack your things and go to Oktoberfest, which is celebrated in Munich from 22 of September till 7 of October 2012. At least we can go to the nearest pub and join in the holiday.
For this Autumn occasion NewFreeScreensavers has a collection of free screensavers dedicated to Oktoberfest or Octoberfest. The screensavers are available for Mac and Windows users.

Click the picture below to select and download an Oktoberfest screensaver.
oktoberfest screensavers

PS:
Interesting facts about Oktoberfest 2012

Glass bottles are not allowed at the Oktoberfest!
Because of multiple injuries from broken glass, no more glass-bottles are served at the Oktoberfest any more.

The Oktoberfest School for young Oktoberfest visitors
The „Hits for Kids” campaign will invite young Oktoberfest visitors to participate in a science-game, which will help children to learn more about the long Oktoberfest-history.

The official Oktoberfest poster

Since 1952, the official Oktoberfest poster is selected by a jury, which chooses among invited candidates. The winner gets 2750€ and also the big honor of getting to see his design on approximately 10.000 posters and about 100.000 brochures, published in German, English and Italian language.

Sources Oktoberfest.de/en and NewFreeScreensavers.com

Oktoberfest Free Screensavers.

September 16, 2011


Oktoberfest is the biggest folk festivals in the world. This is a celebration of beer, pretzels, roasted chickens, merry-go-rounds and a good mood, which attracts every year about 6 million visitors arriving in Munich from all parts of the world. Oktoberfest is held at the “Meadow Teresa” in the center of Munich, near the Central Station in mid-September and early October each year. In 2011, the Oktoberfest will be held from September 17 to October 3.

Newfreescreensavers.com offers to create a festive atmosphere of Oktoberfest with new free screensavers for both Windows and Mac.

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