There are 4 different types of events in World of Warcraft:
- Micro-Holidays These are events that are rare and are only active 1-3 days, depending on what event. There are 9 different micro events in which some are several times a year and other are once a year.
- Weekly events
These are events that starts at every weekly reset. There are 6 different weekly events in which one of them occurs per time for a week. For each weekly event there is a quest that is offered at Dalaran in Broken Isles.
- Recurring events
There are 2 different events that occur several times. Stranglethorn Fishing extravaganza which occurs every Sunday, and he Darkmoon Faire, which occurs during the first week of every month.
- Yearly Holiday events
These are yearly events that is tied to holidays during the year. There are 14 holiday events in total.
Pet Battle Bonus Event
Arena Skirmish Bonus Event
Battleground Bonus Event
World Quest Bonus Event
Hatching of the Hippogryphs (19th February)
Thousand Boat Bash (6-8 June)
Auction House Dance Studio
The Great Gnomeregan Race
Stranglethorn Fishing extravaganza
Darkmoon Faire Guides
Yearly Holiday Events
Lunar Festival Guide (Feb 1 – Feb 15)
Love is in the Air Guide (Feb 15 – Mar 1)
Noblegarden Guides (Apr 2 - Apr 9)
Children's Week Guide (May 2 – May 9)
Midsummer Fire Festiva Guidel (Jun 21 – Jul 5)
Harvest Festival Guide (Sep 9 – Sep 16)
Pirates' Day Guide (Sep 19 – Sep 20)
Brewfest Guide (Sep 20 -Oct 6)
Hallow's End Guide(Oct 18 – Nov 1)
Day of the Dead Guide (Nov 1 - Nov 3)
WoW Anniversary Guide (Nov 16 – Nov 30)
Pilgrim's Bounty Guide (Nov 21 – Nov 28)
Feast of Winter Veil Guide (Dec 16 – Jan 2)
New Year Guide(Dec 31)