The world is full of fun and crazy people, and these festivals are solid proof. This list features some of the craziest, messiest or most colorful festivals and events ever, which have gathered millions of people from all around the world.

From mass food fights, such as grape throwing festival in Australia and a tomato fight in Spain, to underwater music festival or baby jumping fiesta, there is something for everyone.

Festivals can offer you extraordinary experiences and help you get to know a new country. If you are planning your holidays, be sure to check if the countries you’re visiting are having any festivals. If you know of any festivals that absolutely must be seen to be believed, then add them to this list and vote for your favorites!

#1 Yi Peng Lantern Festival (Thailand)

Yi Peng Lantern Festival (Thailand)

Yi Peng Lantern Festival (Thailand)

#2 Ágitagueda Art Festival (Portugal)

Ágitagueda Art Festival (Portugal)

Ágitagueda Art Festival (Portugal)

#3 Holi Color Festival (India)

Holi Color Festival (India)

Holi Color Festival (India)

#4 Winter Light Festival (Japan)

Winter Light Festival (Japan)

#5 Cherry Blossom Lantern Festival (Japan)

Cherry Blossom Lantern Festival (Japan)

#6 Golden Retriever Festival In Scotland

Golden Retriever Festival In Scotland

#7 Mohácsi Busójárás – Winter Scareaway Festival (Hungary)

Mohácsi Busójárás - Winter Scareaway Festival (Hungary)

#8 Floating Lanterns Festival In Honolulu, Hawaii (USA)

Floating Lanterns Festival In Honolulu, Hawaii (USA)

Floating Lanterns Festival In Honolulu, Hawaii (USA)

#9 The International Highline Meeting Festival, Monte Piana (Italy)

The International Highline Meeting Festival, Monte Piana (Italy)

The International Highline Meeting Festival, Monte Piana (Italy)

#10 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta (USA)

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta (USA)

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta (USA)

#11 Sapporo Snow Festival (Japan)

Sapporo Snow Festival (Japan)

Sapporo Snow Festival (Japan)

#12 Dia De Los Muertos Festival (Originated In Mexico)

Dia De Los Muertos Festival (Originated In Mexico)

Dia De Los Muertos Festival (Originated In Mexico)Dia De Los Muertos Festival (Originated In Mexico)

#13 Burning Man Festival, Nevada (USA)

Burning Man Festival, Nevada (USA)

Burning Man Festival, Nevada (USA)

#14 The Fuji Shibazakura Festival (Japan)

The Fuji Shibazakura Festival (Japan)

The Fuji Shibazakura Festival (Japan)

#15 Songkran Water Festival (Thailand)

Songkran Water Festival (Thailand)

#16 Rouketopolemos Rocket War (Greece)

Rouketopolemos Rocket War (Greece)

#17 Jaipur Elephant Festival (India)

Jaipur Elephant Festival (India)

Jaipur Elephant Festival (India)

#18 North Carolina Merfest Mermaid And Merman Festival (USA)

North Carolina Merfest Mermaid And Merman Festival (USA)

North Carolina Merfest Mermaid And Merman Festival (USA)North Carolina Merfest Mermaid And Merman Festival (USA)

#19 La Tomatina Festival (Spain)

La Tomatina Festival (Spain)

La Tomatina Festival (Spain)La Tomatina Festival (Spain)

#20 Monkey Buffet Festival (Thailand)

Monkey Buffet Festival (Thailand)

Monkey Buffet Festival (Thailand)

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