Five strange conventions around the world

In the world, there are many strange conventions you might have never heard. Many unheard events and festivals take place around the country as conventions are a big business and for many, an even bigger social event. Here is the list of what just might be the world’s strangest conventions. How many have you heard of?

World Toilet Summit & Expo

World Toilet Summit & Expo have you heard of this shittiest convention ever? You can laugh as much as you want to but their objectives are quite altruistic. It was first started in 2001 in Singapore by the World Toilet Organization to bring sanitation and clean water to the 2.5 billion people around the world who still need it. After 2001 it traveled to various cities like Beijing, Belfast, India, Moscow, Seoul, Shanghai, Taiwan, and Macau.

Twins Days Festival

Twins Days Festival started in 1976 in Twinsburg, Ohio and every year it is held on the first weekend of August. Meanwhile, the festival is attended by 3000 people every year. The festival is attended by a range of people from newborns to octogenarians and most of them twins. Meanwhile, most of them come along with their families.

International UFO Congress Convention

Sounds interesting right? International UFO Congress Convention is a week-long event which is usually held in Laughlin, Nevada, since 1991. At the convention, there are over 30 speakers. People look forward to going to the convention which helps them to build their networking with researchers while reconnecting with friends. In the convention UFO sightings, UFO crashes, crop circles, paranormal experiences, and government conspiracy topics are being covered.

ScareFest Horror and Paranormal Convention

In November the Scare Fest and Paranormal Convention are organized in the United States of America for three days. The convention is hosted by Ghost Chasers International, Inc. at the Lexington Center in Lexington, Kentucky. The ScareFest Horror and Paranormal Convention were created by Jeff Waldridge, Patti, and Chuck Starr.


The Sexpo convention sounds a little weird but this is organized for adult entertainment and lifestyles. Sexpo is held in Australia and sells products related to sex and sexuality while educating about safe practices. Day by Day the festival has broadened and many incorporate companies of different fields like aviation, wine tasting, marine sports, spa pools, hair and make-up artists, physical fitness equipment, and many others participate in the event.

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