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2020

National and main local holidays

The dates below may influence the availability and price of hotels

January 1st – New Year’s Day
January 20th – Saint Sebastian / São Sebastião Day (only in the city of Rio de Janeiro)
February 21st to 25th – Carnival
February 26th – Ash Wednesday – Carnival
April 10th to April 12nd – Easter
April 21st – Tiradentes day (Brazilian nationalist martyr of the XVIII century)
April 23rd – Saint George / São Jorge day (only in the state of  Rio de Janeiro)
May 01st – Labor Day
June 11th – Corpus Christi (Ascension day)
June 24th – Saint John / São João (only in some Northeastern states)
July 02nd – Independence Day of Bahia (only in Bahia)
September 07th – Independence Day of Brazil
October 12th – Our Lady of Aparecida / Nossa Senhora de Aparecida
November 02nd – Toussaint (All Souls’ Day)
November 15th – Day of the Proclamation of the Republic
November 20th – Day of the Black Consciousness (in the states of the Amazonas, Mato Grosso, Rio de Janeiro and main cities)
December 25th – Christmas

Main Events (all subject to change without previous notice):

The dates below may influence the availability and price of hotels

Bonfim’s Festival – Jan 16th (Salvador)

Tiradentes’ Film Festival – Jan 24th to Feb 01st (Tiradentes)

Iemanjá’s Festival – Feb, 02nd (Salvador)

Winners’ Parade – Feb, 29th (Rio de Janeiro)

Tiradentes’ Photography Festival (Foto em Pauta) – Mar, 18th to 22nd (Tiradentes)

Divino’s Festival – May 22nd to 31st (Paraty)

FLIP (Paraty International Literature Festival) – Jul, 29th to Aug 02nd (Paraty)

Cachaça’s Festival – Aug, 14th to 16th (Paraty)

Paraty in Focus – Sep, 16th to 20th (Paraty)

Bike Fest Tiradentes (Jazz & Blues Festival) – Sep, 23rd to 27th (Tiradentes)

WTM Latin America 2020 – Oct, 20th to 22nd (São Paulo)

Círio de Nazaré – Oct, 11th (Belém)

Paraty’s Gastronomy Festival – Oct, 16th to 18th (Paraty)

Lollapalooza Music Festival – Dec, 04th to 06th (São Paulo)

World Congress of Architects – Postponed to Jul 18th to 22nd, 2021 (Rio de Janeiro)

Formula 1 Car Race Postponed to 2021, dates to be confirmed (São Paulo)

Libertadores Cup Final – Postponed to 2021, dates to be confirmed (Rio de Janeiro)

Bourbon Jazz Festival – Postponed to 2021, dates to be confirmed (Paraty)

Pan-American Master Games Rio – Postponed to 2021, dates to be confirmed (Rio de Janeiro)

 

Important: Please note that during holidays, either local or national ones, the commerce, transportation, hotels and services in general, may function differently from the usual.

2021

National and main local holidays

The dates below may influence the availability and price of hotels

January 1st – New Year’s Day
January 20th – Saint Sebastian / São Sebastião Day (only in the city of Rio de Janeiro)
February 12th to 16th – Carnival
February 17th – Ash Wednesday – Carnival
April 02nd to April 04th – Easter
April 21st – Tiradentes day (Brazilian nationalist martyr of the XVIII century)
April 23rd – Saint George / São Jorge day (only in the state of  Rio de Janeiro)
May 01st – Labor Day
June 03rd – Corpus Christi (Ascension day)
June 24th – Saint John / São João (only in some Northeastern states)
July 02nd – Independence Day of Bahia (only in Bahia)
September 07th – Independence Day of Brazil
October 12th – Our Lady of Aparecida / Nossa Senhora de Aparecida
November 02nd – Toussaint (All Souls’ Day)
November 15th – Day of the Proclamation of the Republic
November 20th – Day of the Black Consciousness (in the states of the Amazonas, Mato Grosso, Rio de Janeiro and main cities)
December 25th – Christmas

Main Events (all subject to change without previous notice):

The dates below may influence the availability and price of hotels

Bonfim’s Festival – Jan 17th (Salvador)

Tiradentes’ Film Festival – Jan, dates to be confirmed (Tiradentes)

Iemanjá’s Festival – Feb, 02nd (Salvador)

Winners’ Parade – Feb, 20th (Rio de Janeiro)

Tiradentes’ Photography Festival (Foto em Pauta) – Mar, dates to be confirmed (Tiradentes)

Divino’s Festival – May 24th (Paraty)

World Congress of Architects –Jul 18th to 22nd (Rio de Janeiro)

FLIP (Paraty International Literature Festival) – Jul, dates to be confirmed (Paraty)

Cachaça’s Festival – Aug, dates to be confirmed (Paraty)

Paraty in Focus – Sep, dates to be confirmed (Paraty)

Bike Fest Tiradentes (Jazz & Blues Festival) – Sep, dates to be confirmed (Tiradentes)

Círio de Nazaré – Oct, 10th (Belém)

Paraty’s Gastronomy Festival – Oct, dates to be confirmed (Paraty)

Lollapalooza Music FestivalDates to be confirmed (São Paulo)

Formula 1 Car Race Dates to be confirmed (São Paulo)

Libertadores Cup Final – Dates to be confirmed (Rio de Janeiro)

Bourbon Jazz FestivalDates to be confirmed (Paraty)

Pan-American Master Games Rio Dates to be confirmed (Rio de Janeiro)

 

Important: Please note that during holidays, either local or national ones, the commerce, transportation, hotels and services in general, may function differently from the usual.