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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)

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

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

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

Lençóis’ Festival – Mar, dates to be confirmed (Lençóis, Chapada Diamantina)

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

WTM Latin America 2020– Mar, 31st to Apr 02nd (São Paulo)

Lollapalooza Music Festival – Apr, 03rd to 05th (São Paulo)

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

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

Bourbon Jazz Festival – Jun, 05th to 07th (Paraty)

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

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

World Congress of Architects 2020 – Jul 19th to 23rd (Rio de Janeiro)

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

Pan-American Master Games Rio 2020 – Sep, 04th to 13th (Rio de Janeiro)

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

Círio de Nazaré – Oct, 11th (Belém)

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

Formula 1 Car Race Nov 15th (São Paulo)

Libertadores Cup Final – Nov 21st (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.

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 18th to 26th (Tiradentes)

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)

Bourbon Jazz Festival – May, 10th to 12th (Paraty)

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, 10th to 14th (Paraty)

Cachaça’s Festival – Aug, 15th to 18th (Paraty)

Rock in Rio Music Festival – Sep, 27th to 29th and Oct, 03rd to 06th (Rio de Janeiro)

Paraty in Foco – Sep, 18th to 22nd (Paraty)

Círio de Nazaré – Oct, 13th (Belém)

Formula 1 Car Race Nov 08th (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.