1. Getting their body painted in Austria
Since 1998, Austria has hosted the World Bodypainting Festival where 30,000 people come down to “Bodypaint City” to experience the work of body painting artists from around the world. The event includes lessons and seminars (for beginners and professionals) on topics like airbrush, special effects, digital art, photography, fashion and more. The main event is the Body Art Fashion Show and the World Bodypainting Championships where the best of the best showcase their work. The festival ends with the traditional Body Circus, a club dance party with attendees decorating themselves in masks, extreme make-up and body paint along with live music, DJ’s and displays of visual art.