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Steampunk enthusiasts arrive to attend the Asylum Steampunk festival on August 28, 2015 in Lincoln, England. The Asylum Steampunk Festival is the largest and longest running steampunk festival in the world and attracts participants from around the globe. During the weekend festival the picturesque and historic City of Lincoln is transformed by followers who attend. Steampunk refers to a subgenre of science fiction and literature that incorporates technology and clothing inspired by 19th-century industrial steam-powered machinery

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Steampunk enthusiasts arrive to attend the Asylum Steampunk festival on Friday in Lincoln, England. The Asylum Steampunk Festival is the largest and longest running steampunk festival in the world and attracts participants from around the globe

Indian women perform rituals on the banks of the Godavari River at Kumbh Mela, or Pitcher Festival, in Nasik, India, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Thousands of devout Hindus began splashing into the west Indian river at one of the country's largest festivals. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

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Indian women perform rituals on the banks of the Godavari River at Kumbh Mela in Nasik, India, Thursday Thousands of devout Hindus began splashing into the west Indian river at one of the country’s largest festivals 

The World's Biggest Tomato Fight At Tomatina Festival...BUNOL, SPAIN - AUGUST 26:  Revellers enjoy the atmosphere in tomato pulp while participating the annual Tomatina festival on August 26, 2015 in Bunol, Spain. An estimated 22,000 people threw 150 tons of ripe tomatoes in the world's biggest tomato fight held annually in this Spanish Mediterranean town.

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Revellers enjoy the atmosphere in tomato pulp while participating the annual Tomatina festival on Wednesday in Bunol, Spain

Thousand of Gay Men From All Over The World Attend The Circuit Festival...BARCELONA, SPAIN - AUGUST 11:  Festival goers enjoy the atmosphere at Isla Fantasia Water Park as part of the Circuit Festival on August 11, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. The Circuit Festival is considered the Europe's biggest gay and lesbian festival. More than 70,000 people flock to Barcelona every August to enjoy 12 days of parties and activities around the city. Festival goers are expeted to spend about 150 million euros during the Festival. The Festival was born in Barcelona in 2008  by the Matinee Group and nowadays they are organizing similar festival in more than 20 countries such as Dubai, Russia and Israel.  (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

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Festival goers enjoy the atmosphere at Isla Fantasia Water Park as part of the Circuit Festival in Barcelona, Spain. The Circuit Festival is considered the Europe’s biggest gay and lesbian festival 

Visitors attend the annual Great British Beer Festival organised by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) at Olympia in London

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Great British Beer Festival…Visitors attend the annual Great British Beer Festival organised by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) at Olympia in London today.

TOPSHOTS A boy takes part in the closing...TOPSHOTS A boy takes part in the closing of the ten-day celebration of the Santo Domingo de Guzman festival in Managua, on August 10, 2015.  AFP PHOTO / INTI OCONInti Ocon/AFP/Getty Images

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A boy takes part in celebrations of the Santo Domingo de Guzman festival in Managua, Nicaragua

Balloonists Take To The Skies For The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta...BRISTOL, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07:  Hot air balloons rise into the morning sky from the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta main arena at the Ashton Court estate on August 7, 2015 in Bristol, England. The early morning flight of over 100 balloons was the first mass ascent of the four-day Bristol International Balloon Fiesta which started yesterday. Now in its 37th year, the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is Europe's largest annual hot air balloon event in the city that is seen by many balloonists as the home of modern ballooning.  (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

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Hot air balloons rise into the morning sky from the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta main arena at the Ashton Court estate onFriday in Bristol, England. The early morning flight of over 100 balloons was the first mass ascent of the four-day Bristol International Balloon Fiesta which started on Thursday. Now in its 37th year, the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is Europe’s largest annual hot air balloon event in the city that is seen by many balloonists as the home of modern ballooning. 

Performers Fleur Tooth, Florence O'Mahony and Rosalind Hoy from the Human Zoo Theatre Company, on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh, advertise their act "The Girl Who Fell In love With The Moon" which is on at the  Pleasance Dome, ahead of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

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Performers Fleur Tooth, Florence O’Mahony and Rosalind Hoy from the Human Zoo Theatre Company, on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh, advertise their act “The Girl Who Fell In love With The Moon” which is on at the Pleasance Dome, ahead of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Morph-suited performers David Labanca wearing an orange suit and Gianmarco Pozzoli wearing a green suit from Italian dance company Discoteque Machine perform in a giant  kaleidoscope at Camera Obscura in Edinburgh to promote their show running from August 7 to 31 at Zoo Southside as part of the 2015 Edinburgh Fringe Festival

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Morph-suited performers David Labanca wearing an orange suit and Gianmarco Pozzoli wearing a green suit from Italian dance company Discoteque Machine perform in a giant kaleidoscope at Camera Obscura in Edinburgh to promote their show running from August 7th at Zoo Southside as part of the 2015 Edinburgh Fringe Festival

A man rides a bull during festivities honouring the capital's patron saint Santo Domingo de Guzman in Managua, Nicaragua

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A man rides a bull during festivities honouring the capital’s patron saint Santo Domingo de Guzman in Managua, Nicaragua

Hot air balloons fly over the Chambley Airbase, northeastern France, during the international hot air balloons meeting "Lorraine Mondial Air Ballons" in Hageville.

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Hot air balloons fly over the Chambley Airbase, northeastern France, during the international hot air balloons meeting “Lorraine Mondial Air Ballons” in Hageville.

Spain's bullfighter Jesus Martinez "Morenito de Aranda" performs a pass during a bullfight at the San Fermin Festival in Pamplona, Spain

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Spain’s bullfighter Jesus Martinez “Morenito de Aranda” performs a pass during a bullfight at the San Fermin Festival in Pamplona, Spain

Revelers run chased by 'El Tajo y La Reina' ranch fighting bulls as they turn Estafeta corner during a running of the bulls of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain, Wednesday, July 8, 2015. Revelers from around the world arrive in Pamplona every year to take part on some of the eight days of the running of the bulls

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Revellers run along the street chased by ‘El Tajo y La Reina’ ranch fighting bulls as they turn Estafeta corner during a Running of the Bulls of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain, on Wednesday

People watch as Jandilla fighting bulls and revelers run during the running of the bulls, at the San Fermin festival, in Pamplona, Spain, Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Revelers from around the world arrive to Pamplona every year to take part in the eight days of the running of the bulls

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People watch as Jandilla fighting bulls and revellers run during the Running of the Bulls, at the San Fermin festival, in Pamplona, Spain, on Tuesday

A reveler throws wine during the launch of the 'Chupinazo' rocket, to celebrate the official opening of the 2015 San Fermin fiestas in Pamplona, Spain, Monday, July 6, 2015. Revelers from around the world turned out here to kick off the festival with a messy party in the Pamplona town square, one day before the first of eight days of the running of the bulls

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A reveler throws wine during the launch of the ‘Chupinazo’ rocket, to celebrate the official opening of the 2015 San Fermin fiestas in Pamplona, Spain on Monday

Revellers walk through rubbish left in front of the Pyramid Stage as they leave Worthy Farm in Somerset after the Glastonbury Festival in Britain June 29, 2015

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Revellers walk through rubbish left in front of the Pyramid Stage as they leave Worthy Farm in Somerset after the Glastonbury Festival in Britain on Monday

Fans scream for James Bay as he performs on the Pyramid stage at the Glastonbury Festival, at Worthy Farm in Somerset

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Fans scream for James Bay as he performs on the Pyramid stage at the Glastonbury Festival, at Worthy Farm in Somerset

A festivalgoer rests in the sunshine at the Glastonbury Festival, at Worthy Farm in Somerset. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday June 24, 2015. Organisers believe around 90% of the 135,000 ticket-holders will have set up camp by the end of the day, in a bid to get the best camping spots.

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A festival-goer rests in the sunshine at the Glastonbury Festival, at Worthy Farm in Somerset. Organisers believe about 90% of the 135,000 ticket-holders will have set up camp by the end of the day on Wednesday.

The crowd watching Kodaline performing on the Main Stage at the Isle of Wight Festival, in Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight

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The crowd watching Kodaline performing on the Main Stage at the Isle of Wight Festival, in Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight on Friday

Traditional Mongolian wrestlers practice in a Soviet-era gymnasium on Friday in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. On July 11-13 traditional Mongolian wrestlers will take part in the Naadam festival which is marked by competitions in the "three games of men" - wrestling, archery, and horseback riding

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Traditional Mongolian wrestlers practice in a Soviet-era gymnasium on Friday in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia