Brazil Tourism Events Calendar

Brazil Tourism Events Calendar


All of Brazil
Carnival – Friday to Wednesday, varies year to year. Generally in February and March.
The whole of Brazil celebrates Carnival. The most famous are in Rio de Janeiro Carnival and Salvador Carnival

Salvador, Bahia
Yemanjá Day – 2nd February


São Paulo
Rotary Convention – normally in June
The Rotary Convention in São Paulo will have a number of events, including Samba school performances. If you are coming to São Paulo, take the opportunity to visit other destinations in Brazil and South America. Read more

Parintins, Amazonas
Parintins Festival – end of June


Paraty, Rio de Janeiro
Paraty, Rio de Janeiro – date to be confirmed


Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais
Jazz Festival – Dates to be confirmed


Blumenau, Santa Catarina
Oktoberfest Much like the Oktoberfest in Munich, the Brazilian Oktoberfest is a festival that celebrates German culture, with lots of music, dance and, of course, the traditional German beer. Read more.

Belém, Para
Círio de Nazaré – Dates to be confirmed


Olinda, Pernambuco
International Book Fair – Dates to be confirmed

São Paulo
Grand Prix Formula 1 – normally in November


All of Brazil
Christmas – 25th December
Brazilians celebrate on Christmas Eve. However, many cities have special Christmas events that take place during the whole month of December. The most famous ones are Gramado and Curitiba.

All of Brazil
New Year
There are a number of great options of places where you can spend a really exciting New Year. If you want to see some of our recommended New Year Destinations in Brazil, click on this link
Our travel consultants will advise you on the best place to go for Christmas and New Year, depending on your particular interest.

Monday to Friday
8 am – 6 pm
Salvador, Bahia, Brazil