Europeans Beat the Dangerous Heat With Water Fights in Spain and Germany

July 18, 2022

The heat must be getting to Europeans. In Spain, thousands of people fought against the high temperatures with guns, water guns. This water fight is actually an annual event that takes place in Madrid and coincides with the festival of the Virgin Carmen, patron saint of sailors. The Germans took a more one-on-one approach to their water fighting, with a 500-year-old competition known as Fischerstechen, or Fisherman’s Jousting. Inside Edition Digital’s Mara Montalbano has more.