St John's Eve and the first day of the Midsummer celebrations
St John's Eve and the first day of the Midsummer celebrations is held on June 23. Roman Catholic Church, Europe: - Bonfires of Saint John in Spain; Festa del Poble in Andorra; First night of Festa de São João do Porto; First day of Golowan Festival in Cornwall; Jaaniõhtu in Estonia; Jāņi in Latvia; Kupala Night in Belarus, Lithuania, Poland, Russia, Ukraine; Last day of Drăgaica fair in Buzău, Romania. This event in the third decade of the month june is annual.
Similar holidays and events
Midsommardagen in Sweden on June 25 (celebrated on Saturday, falling between June 20 and 26);
Wine Battle Memorial Day on June 29 (Venezuela, Colombia, Costa Rica, Malta, Peru, Rome Italy, Sao Paulo, Chile, Spain);
Gladmat in Stavanger, Norway on June 29 (One of Norway’s biggest and most important food festivals is taking place yearly in July, in Stavanger);
Parade in honor of Saint Martial in Irun, Spain on June 30 (Martial of Limoges or Saint Martial is the first bishop of the Limoges diocese. He is also known as the Apostle of the Gauls or Apostle of Aquitaine. Being the founder of Christianity in Aquitaine, Martial is also considered the patron saint of many cities, villages and Catholic religious communities. named after him)