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2018

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 10th to 13th – Carnival
February 14th – Ash Wednesday – Carnival
March 30th to April 01st – 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
May 31st – 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

Tiradentes’ Film Festival – Jan, 19th to 28th (Tiradentes)
Winners’ Parade – Feb, 17th (Rio de Janeiro)
Tiradentes’ Photography Festival (Foto em Pauta) – Mar, 07th to 11th (Tiradentes)
WTM Latin America 2018– Apr, 03th to 05th (São Paulo)
Divino’s Festival – May, 11th to 20th (Paraty)
Bourbon Festival Paraty (Jazz Festival) – May, 25th to 27th (Paraty)
Bike Fest Tiradentes (Jazz & Blues Festival) – Jun, 21st to 24th (Tiradentes)
FLIP (Paraty International Literature Festival) – Jul, 25th to 29th (Paraty)
Tiradentes’ Gastronomy Festival – Aug, 17th to 26th (Tiradentes)
Cachaça’s Festival – Aug, 16th to 19th (Paraty)
Paraty in Foco – Sep, 19th to 23th (Paraty)
Paraty’s MIMO Festival – Sep, 28th to 30th (Paraty)
X Terra Tiradentes – Sep, 29th to 30th (Tiradentes)

Círio de Nazaré – Oct, 14th (Belém)

Rio de Janeiro’s MIMO Festival – Nov, 15th to 17th (Rio de Janeiro)

São Paulo’s MIMO Festival – Nov, 19th to 20th (São Paulo)

Olinda’s MIMO Festival – Nov, 23rd to 25th (Olinda)

 

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.

2019

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)
March 01st to 05th – Carnival
March 06th – Ash Wednesday – Carnival
April 19th to April 21st  – 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 20th – 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

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

Belém’s Gastronomy Festival – Jan, dates to be confirmed (Belém)

Winners’ Parade – Mar, 09th (Rio de Janeiro)

Tiradentes’ Photography Festival (Foto em Pauta) – Mar, 27th to 31st (Tiradentes)

WTM Latin America 2019– Apr, 02nd to 04th (São Paulo)

Lollapalooza Music Festival – Apr, 05th to 07th (São Paulo)

Lençóis’ Festival – May, 31st (Lençóis, Chapada Diamantina)

Divino’s Festival – Jun, 10th (Paraty)

Bike Fest Tiradentes (Jazz & Blues Festival) – Jun, 22nd to 24th (Tiradentes)

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

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

Rock in Rio Music Festival – Sep, dates to be confirmed (Rio de Janeiro)

Paraty in Foco – Oct, dates to be confirmed (Paraty)

Círio de Nazaré – Oct, 13th (Belém)

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

 

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.