• Golden Shears Festival, Masterton, New Zealand, until 2/3
  • Fat Freddy’s Drop: The Classic Hits Winery Tour, New Zealand, until 3/3
  • Viareggio Carnevale, Viareggio, Italy, until 3/3
  • NZPGA Championship, Queenstown, New Zealand, until 3/3
  • Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, New Zealand, until 3/3
  • Cape Town Pride, South Africa, until 3/3
  • Holland Flowers Festival, Zwaagdijk-Oost, Netherlands, until 3/3
  • Calle Ocho (Eighth Street), Calle Ocho, Miami, USA, until 10/3
  • Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Throughout the USA, until 3/4
  • Noche De Brujas (Night of the Witches), Cerro Mono Blanco, Catemaco, Mexico, 1/3
  • Yap Day, Yap, Micronesia, 1/3
  • The March Hare, Toronto, Canada, 1-10/3
  • Iditarod, Alaska, USA, 2/3
  • Homegrown Music Festival, Wellington, New Zealand, 2/3
  • Auckland Cup Week, New Zealand, 2-9/3
  • Vasaloppet, Mora, Sweden, 3/3
  • Ellerslie Flower Show, Christchurch, New Zealand, 6-10/3
  • International Women’s Day, worldwide, 8/3
  • South by Southwest Music & Media Conference (SXSW), throughout Austin, USA, 8-17/3
  • Wildfoods Festival, Hokitika, New Zealand, 9/3
  • Round the Bays, Auckland, New Zealand, 10/3
  • Horse of the Year Show, Hastings, New Zealand, 10-17/3
  • Australian Pink Floyd, throughout Europe, 11/3-22/5
  • Omizutori, Nara, Japan, 12–13/3
  • Las Fallas, Valencia, Spain, 12-19/3
  • Taste Of Dubai, 14-16/3/13
  • Sauti Za Busara, Zanzibar, Tanzania, 14-17/3
  • Dunedin Fringe Festival, New Zealand, 14-24/3
  • Hounen Matsuri, Komaki, Japan, 15/3
  • St Patrick’s Day, 17/3
  • Santana and Steve Miller Band, New Zealand, 17-19/3
  • Starkbierzeit (Strong Beer Time), Paulaner Keller, Munich, Germany, 19/3
  • Bali Spirit Festival, Bali, Indonesia, 20-24/3
  • Garbage, throughout the USA, 20/3-12/4
  • Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson, New Jersey, USA, opens 23/3
  • No Ruz, Iran, 23/3
  • Le Race, Christchurch, New Zealand, 23/3
  • Earth Hour, worldwide, 23/3
  • Gerry and the Pacemakers, New Zealand, 27/3-7/4
  • Crucifixion Re-Enactment, Barangay San Pedro Cutud, San Fernando, Philippines, 29/3
  • Easter, worldwide, 29/3-1/4
  • Hanami (Cherry Blossom Viewing, throughout Japan, but especially good at Yoshino, end of March