On May 17 Norway celebrates two hundredth anniversary of independence from Denmark and Constitution Day.
The key event of the day is the children's parade in Oslo, performed by an orchestra of little musicians. Dressed in bunad, which is a traditional Norwegian costume, Norwegian schoolchildren march waving flags along the Karl Johan main street. They sing songs and often adults join them. The whole procession goes to the palace where the royal family greet the people from the main balcony.
In spite of immense celebrations, there is absolutely no police in the streets, but citizens do not stage riots.
May holiday is a good reason to arrange a small feast. In the capital and other cities, at every step one may enjoy sausages, dried meat, porridge with cream. Many grill parties are organized this day.
On the 15-th of April the Day of Love in Georgiais celebrated.This holiday, dedicated to lovers, as an alternative to the famous Western holiday called Valentine's Day,was organized by Georgian parliament that accepted proposal of Besik Chubinidze - a famouspersonality in local show business.
The famous in the world artist Hailey King working under the trademark FLOX has created the design of Christmas baubles depicting flower with medical peculiarities manuka. With the help of sales FLOX intends to arrange December campaign on the collection of financial expenses for the support of hospices in New Zealand.
International Day of chocolate is non-official holiday dedicated to the favorite delicacy of many people on the planet. It is always celebrated on the 13-th September annually. This holiday is the wonderful reason to take a piece of chocolate, even if you try cutting down on sweets.
Every year on the fourth Sunday of July Peru celebrates the Day of Pisco Sour cocktail - a holiday of the country's most popular cocktail, prepared on the basis of grape vodka pisco enjoyed by the Peruvians since the 16th century.
On June 9 the International Friendship Day is observed. This is not an official holiday and it was introduced quite recently. However, it has a very noble goal to remind people how much their beloved ones mean for them, and to give a chance to spend an evening with them.