Events bring happiness and colors to our lives. Some people like literary events, some like musical events, and some like sports. So get ready, in this post, we will discuss the important upcoming global events from Jan to March 2022.
New Year’s Eve is one of the major global celebrations. No matter where you are in the world, you may count down to the New Year as it is the last day of the year in the Gregorian calendar, December 31. Due to time changes around the world, the festivities took place at slightly different times in different parts of the world on December 31st. New Year rituals, wherever they occur, are generally intended to bring good luck and fortune in the next year.
People celebrate new year’s night to welcome the new year to its fullest. Each country has its own traditions. They follow these traditions because they believe that they will bring joy and happiness in the coming year. Fireworks and firecrackers are frequently used to celebrate the midnight between New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. However, due to pandemic, these celebrations are done in a limited way. Though, people did celebrate new year with great warmth.
London is always ranked as one of the most attractive destinations in the world. No doubt, it has iconic buildings, world-class tourist attractions, and restaurants serving food from all over the world. Furthermore, the world’s biggest events are also celebrated in London. London’s New Year’s Parade is among those festivals that are celebrated with full zest and zeal.
The London New Year’s Day Parade is known as LNYDP by Londoners for over three decades. The parade will be held on 1st January. It begins at Parliament Square and continues up to Berkeley Street juncture. More than 500,000 viewers line the track to admire its beauty.
Every year on January 9, National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day is observed. It’s a day to express gratitude to the police officers for all they do to keep people safe. Those who join the police force risk their lives daily, and their job is usually undervalued. On this day, people show their support and love for local law enforcement agencies. People thank their friends and family members who have picked the road of law enforcement for their services. It is also known as Police day.
On this day, there are a variety of methods to show your appreciation for your local police department. To express your gratitude, send a card and a lovely food hamper to your local police officers. Moreover, you can organize a community gathering to demonstrate your support for law enforcement. Last but not the least, wear blue for the day to show your support for law enforcement agencies. In this way, you can spread the word about Law Enforcement Appreciation Day.
Robert Burns, a Scottish poet, and lyricist who became a national hero was born in 1759. In Scotland and around the UK, Burns night is commemorated with a traditional meal and music on the 25th of January. Basically, 25th of January is his birth anniversary. On this night, parties are held in many London restaurants and bars. These parties include haggis and tatties served with a tiny dram of Scottish whisky. Moreover, poetry readings, toasts, and bagpipe music are all part of the Burns Night celebrations before everyone joins in the ceilidh dancing.
The Burns Supper is a Scottish life institution. The night is celebrated to remember the national Bard’s life and works. Suppers can vary from a casual get-together with friends to a large, formal dinner with all the trimmings. This running order includes all of the essential aspects for planning and structuring a Burns Supper that meets your needs.
The vast Chinese population in the United States celebrates Chinese New Year. It is also known as Lunar New Year and Spring Festival. It is the start of the Chinese lunar calendar’s new year, and it falls on the first day of the month, depending upon the new moon’s appearance. This new year appears between January 21 and February 20. It is a 15-day event that welcomes Spring and says goodbye to Winter in China
The Chinese calendar is based on the moon phases and is one of the oldest in history, having been in use for five millennia. Every year is symbolized by a different Chinese astrological animal in Chinese culture. Every year, twelve different animals rotate through the system. The animals are Dragon, Snake, Horse, Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Goat, Monkey, Rooster, Dog, and Pig. In 2022, this day will fall on 1st February and the animal sign is the tiger.
Certainly, the Glasgow Film Festival (GFF) is one of the best film festivals in the UK. It focuses on audiences and is known for an international program of the best films from across the world. It also highlights the dynamic fusion of cross-sector events and artistic initiatives. In 2021, the festival was held online and there were over 41,000 people. In prior years, the festival has welcomed over 42,000 people to Glasgow. The Festival’s 18th edition will take place in Glasgow, Scotland, UK, from March 2 to 13, 2022. This will include a new hybrid model that includes public screenings in theaters as well as online.
Indeed, Glasgow is one of the greatest film festivals on the planet. It encompasses a diverse schedule that honors every corner of the globe while also providing a superb platform for the best of Scottish filmmaking. GFF has introduced some of the best new films to the UK film press and cinema market in March. It is just a time for spring/summer releases.
This year, Dubai will host one of the world’s most important events. Expo 2020 is a World Expo that will take place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, from October 1, 2021, to March 31, 2022. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event was rescheduled from 20 October 2020 to 10 April 2021. Despite the postponement, the year 2020 was retained in the name for marketing and branding purposes. On November 27, 2013, the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) general session in Paris named Dubai as the host city.
This year the theme of Expo 2020 Dubai is “Connecting Minds, Creating the Future.” Sustainability, Opportunity, and Mobility are the sub-themes. Industries, financial capital, governance, employment, and education are the focal areas for the Sustainability section. The goal of mobility will be to bridge the gap between developed areas and others that require administrative and technological assistance. Whereas, the opportunity will highlight the emerging sectors and companies following the central theme and tapping new opportunities.
The list of upcoming global events includes Ultra Music Festival. Ultra Music Festival (UMF) is a yearly outdoor electronic music festival held in Miami, Florida, United States, in March. The festival, named after the Ultra Music label, was founded in 1999 by Russell Faibisch and Alex Omes. It took place on Miami Beach initially. However, aside from a brief tenure at Bicentennial Park and a brief appearance at Virginia Key in 2019, it has mainly been held at Bayfront Park in downtown Miami. In 2022, it will take place from 25 to 27th March.
The festival takes place in conjunction with the Winter Music Conference. It is an event focusses on the electronic music industry, and Miami Music Week- a larger program of electronic music events. The gatherings held throughout the region, with both events usually preceding Ultra. Even though they share the same name, UMF was not directly related to Ultra Records. Ultra Records is an electronic music record label. However, in August 2012, the two companies announced a “global alliance”. This would allow them to work collaboratively on marketing and cross-promotion.
The bottom line- Upcoming Global Events
Undoubtedly, these upcoming global events 2022 are the most awaited events. These events are celebrated with full passion and enthusiasm in the different corners of the world. For more details, read our articles on the above-mentioned events.