Brazil Local Events
Brazil has numerous events going on throughout the year. We have listed some of these on our various Brazil destination sites, and we think they are a great time to come visit! Even if you can't make it during one of the listed events, there is sure to be something interesting happening when you do come - just send us an email and we'll be sure to let you know. Also try to book your Brazil hotel in a good location, preferentially close to the event area.
Place: Bars and restaurants of Belo Horizonte (01 May 2013 - 31 May 2013)
The Brasil Sabor happens every year in Belo Horizonte usually at the first semester with more than 70 bars participate offering dishes that represent the local gastronomy. Its main objective is to develop regional cuisine.
Place: Serraria Souza Pinto (14 May 2013 - 24 May 2013)
Held in Minas Gerais, the Minastchê is a fair of products and services that express the culture of people from Rio Grande do Sul, also known as gauchos.
Place: Sabará (18 May 2013 - 26 May 2013)
One of the most important gastronomic festivals of Minas Gerais state, the Ora-Pro-Nobis Festival that happens every year in Sabará, a small city situated 23km north of Belo Horizonte.
Place: Pirenópolis (19 May 2013 - 21 May 2013)
Pirenopolis is famous for performing the story of Festa do Divino Espírito Santo, a tradition begun in 1819 and completed for the Cavalhadas Festival.
Place: Expo Center Norte (21 May 2013 - 24 May 2013)
Hospitalar is an international fair for products, services and equipments for hospitals.
Place: CENESP - Centro Empresarial de São Paulo (21 May 2013 - 22 May 2013)
9ª MARATONA DE SUPPLY CHAIN is an exclusive opportunity to share experiences and successful practices in costumer services, logistics, planning and buying.
Place: Pirenópolis (23 May 2013 - 26 May 2013)
The event involves the gathering of many prominent chefs, especially from the Goias State.
Place: Jurere, Florianopolis (24 May 2013 - 29 May 2013)
The Ironman Brazil Florianopolis 2013 is the only trial in South America for the Hawaiian Ironman. It takes place in the beautiful area of Jurere, Florianopolis. The race is scheduled for 26 May 2013.
(25 May 2013 - 09 Jun 2013)
Place: Sao Paulo (25 May 2013 - 26 May 2013)
Join us for a smattering of concerts, perforamnces and exhibits throughout the city.
Place: Largo da Ordem - Curitiba (26 May 2013)
Every Sunday morning the historical part of Curitiba is fulfilled with colours and tastes of an amazing open air market with many stands selling hand-made articles like clothing, furniture and décor, and food from all over the world. It is the place to be for locals and tourists!
Place: Escola Politécnica da USP (26 May 2013 - 29 May 2013)
Wesaac 2013 is an event to discuss the researches for school agents.
Place: Pirenópolis (27 May 2013 - 01 Jun 2013)
The festival promotes extensive and dynamic programming with activities such as storytelling, poetry readings, chats with writers, novel launches and workshops.
Place: Guairão - Auditório Bento Munhoz da Rocha Neto (29 May 2013)
Place: Mabu Parque Resort (30 May 2013 - 01 Jun 2013)
Place: Positivo Theater (01 Jun 2013)
Place: Pirenópolis (01 Jun 2013 - 22 Dec 2013)
During the time of the Piri Jazz Festival, Pirenopolis is known as the new jazz centre of Brazil.
Place: Ouro Preto and the nearby districts (01 Jun 2013 - 30 Jun 2013)
Held in cities throughout Brazil, Ouro Preto can be no different when it comes to the June Festival. The event is celebrated in various parts of the city. The community gathers along with students at the Federal University of Ouro Preto and many visitors, all who take time to come to know the culture and art of the historic city. The festival features delicious foods and parades, in addition to the traditional bonfires and stalls.
Place: Paulista Avenue (02 Jun 2013)
This strongly supported parade is one of the biggest and loudest cries for equal rights in the world.
Place: Ouro Preto - Historic Centre (03 Jun 2013)
Hundreds of faithful and tourists visit the city during Corpus Christi to take part in the holy festivities and traditions associated with the holiday. During Holy Week, the streets of Ouro Preto are lined with a beautiful carpet of flowers and sawdust, about 3 kilometres long, serving for the passage of the Blessed Sacrament. It is a great opportunity to visit the city and attend a traditional religious ceremony.
Place: Beira Mar Continental (Estreito) (09 Jun 2013)
Florianopolis will host for the 3rd consecutive year the Half Marathon organized by O2 in June 2013. The route will be all flat, by the sea, offering spectacular views! There will also be options of 5 and 10 km routes.
(12 Jun 2013 - 18 Jun 2013)
This is a cinematography event held the second week of June, annually.
Place: Lençóis (19 Jun 2013)
A parade of horses will precede the "Festa Junina", which is a traditional holiday celebration in the northeast of Brazil.
Place: Centro Fecomercio de Eventos (19 Jun 2013 - 22 Jun 2013)
Ganepao 2013 is one of the most traditional events for clinical nutrition.
Place: Lençóis (21 Jun 2013 - 25 Jun 2013)
This celebration is the largest regional party.
Place: Paulista Wall Street (21 Jun 2013 - 22 Jun 2013)
The PROFT 2013 is a symposium for translators.
Place: Espirito Santo - Vitoria & Vila Velha (23 Jun 2013 - 26 Jun 2013)
The Corpus Christi festivity is a celebration of the death and resurrection of Jesus. It´s one of the most traditional festivities in Brazil.
Place: Diamantina (01 Jul 2013 - 31 Jul 2013)
The Winter Festival of Diamantina happens every July with a diferent theme each year. This edition theme is Projections, Captures and processes.
Place: Diamantina (01 Jul 2013 - 31 Jul 2013)
Rain, sweat, beer and lots of fun will be at the biggest carnival in the state! Tourists from all over the world come to "jump" the carnival in Diamantina. You cannot stay out of it!
Place: Pirenópolis (01 Jul 2013 - 16 Nov 2013)
Pirenópolis annually promotes the Slow Film Festival, created from the point where great film and cuisine converge.
Place: Bahia (02 Jul 2013)
The Independence Day will be celebrated in all cities in Bahia.
Place: Transamerica Expo Center (03 Jul 2013 - 05 Jul 2013)
The KITCHEN & BATH EXPO 2013 is an event about design, sustaintability and technology for the bath and kitchen products.
Place: Autodromo de Interlagos (07 Jul 2013)
The Formula Truck is one of the most traditionals truck races in Brazil.
Place: Ubatuba - Sertão do Ubatumirim (08 Jul 2013 - 16 Jul 2013)
Come taste an array of delicious homemade foods specially prepared with cassava (manioc) at the Sertão Do Ubatumirim's Cassava Festival!
Place: Ouro Preto and Mariana - Streets (08 Jul 2013 - 24 Jul 2013)
This Festival has been occurring in Ouro Preto for 50 years, bringing together music shows, theater and circus, exhibitions of art and workshops and various cultural activities.
Place: Pavilhao Anhembi (09 Jul 2013 - 12 Jul 2013)
Francal is the international shoe and accessories fair that launches the latest trends in the industry.
Place: Expo Center Norte (10 Jul 2013 - 13 Jul 2013)
Latin America's largest event for machines, equipment, products and services for screen, textile and digital printing.
Place: Expo Center Norte (10 Jul 2013 - 11 Jul 2013)
Following Première Vision's standards of quality and selection, Première Brasil welcomed renowned manufacturers from Latin America, United States, Europe and Asia.
Place: Miranda - Feira Ecológica, Cultural, Indígena e Rural (11 Jul 2013 - 16 Jul 2013)
Always in the week that precedes the anniversary of the city (July 16th), the FECIR event occurs. It demonstrates the potential of the Pantanal, with historical and cultural characteristics.
Place: Poconé, MT (12 Jul 2013)
The Cavalhada is one of the richest manifestations of popular culture of the city of Poconé, which pays homage to St. Benedict.
(16 Jul 2013)
The city of Miranda celebrates its anniversary on July 16.
Place: Ubatuba (22 Jul 2013 - 24 Jul 2013)
The Japanese community of Ubatuba welcomes you to the Cultural Festival.
Place: Expo Center Norte (22 Jul 2013 - 25 Jul 2013)
The Fipan is currently in Brazil, a major trade show to promote business for all segments that operate the Food Service.
Place: Transamérica Expo Center (23 Jul 2013 - 25 Jul 2013)
The Salex is the biggest entertainment and leisure' fair in South America. Here, exhibitors present the latest technology in equipments for amusement park, children's buffet, vending machines and the whole industry of "coin up".
Place: Cavalcante and Colinas do Sul (24 Jul 2013 - 25 Jul 2013)
This is a traditional local party where people hide horses and try to find the hidden princess. It is also the day of Nossa Senhora de Santana, the saint of the city of Cavalcante.
Place: São Jorge (24 Jul 2013 - 31 Jul 2013)
This is the traditional week when the different cultures of Chapada dos Veadeiros promote a big festival. Cultural groups come from the surrounding cities and villages to present and celebrate their traditions.
Place: Universidade Federal de São Paulo-UNIFESP (24 Jul 2013 - 27 Jul 2013)
Brazilian International Congress of Medical Students has been created by a group of medical students at the Universidade Federal de São Paulo, who recently had the opportunity to attend renowned international student congresses in Europe.
Place: Belo Horizonte (25 Jul 2013 - 03 Aug 2013)
Come to enjoy the biggest Jazz & Lounge Festival in Savassi, Belo Horizonte. Bars, Cultural Centres and streets get filled up with the best in music, friendly people and plenty of fun!
Place: Ubatuba - Praia da Almada (28 Jul 2013 - 31 Jul 2013)
For those who like seafood and enjoy to being in touch with local communities this is a great opportunity. The Shrimp Festival features a huge variety of delicious shrimp dishes. Come and taste!
Place: Palácio de Convenções do Anhembi (31 Jul 2013 - 02 Aug 2013)
Reabilitação Fair and Forum is the professional event that comes in to create new business opportunities, exchange of experiences and dissemination of knowledge among companies, institutions and healthcare professionals throughout the country and abroad that are dedicated to prevention, care, rehabilitation and inclusion of people with disabilities.
Place: Jurere, Florianopolis (01 Aug 2013 - 06 Jan 2014)
Book your accommodation in Jurere in advance with us, so that you can get the best options at the best rates, since these go higher as the New Year's date approaches! Jurere hosts amazing Sunset Parties, Pre-New Years Parties and world-famous New Year's Eve party in Florianopolis!
Place: Grand Solare Lencois Resort, Barreirinhas (01 Aug 2013 - 31 Aug 2013)
Born in 2009 in the city of Barreirinhas, the festival presents its audiences with the best of jazz and blues performance, and is a main attraction for Lencois visitors.
Place: Belo Horizonte (05 Aug 2013 - 15 Aug 2013)
The International Theatre Festival is the only festival that half of the plays take place at the stages and half on the streets offering the opportunity for artists and public to come into direct contact!
Place: Transamérica Expo Center (06 Aug 2013 - 08 Aug 2013)
The ABTA is a congress about technology for the TV market, on demand TV, broad band and digital services.
Place: Transamérica Expo Center (06 Aug 2013 - 08 Aug 2013)
The PTX South America is a chemical, mineral, construction, ceramics and agriculture fair.
Place: Expo Center Norte (06 Aug 2013 - 08 Aug 2013)
A well respected pharmaceutical business platform where the industry's intelligence gathers.
Place: Expo Center Norte (06 Aug 2013 - 08 Aug 2013)
FI South America provides you full access to hundreds of suppliers in Latin America and it is the perfect platform to source new and innovative ingredients from the continent.
Place: Transamerica Expo Center (06 Aug 2013 - 08 Aug 2013)
The Brazil Promotion 2013 shows all that is new in the promotion market such as promotional services, digital marketing, interactive midia and more.
Place: Expo Center Norte (07 Aug 2013 - 08 Aug 2013)
The Fenabrave Congress is the most complete event for automobile distribution.
Place: Pavilhão de Exposições do Anhembi (07 Aug 2013 - 10 Aug 2013)
The Expo Crista is the largest christian fair of Latin America.
Place: Palácio das Convenções Anhembi (08 Aug 2013 - 11 Aug 2013)
The International Scientific Congress of Esthetics,has become the most prestigious Latin American beauty fair.
(10 Aug 2013)
On August 10th of 2011, Fernando de Noronha celebrates its 508th anniversary. To celebrate the anniversary, every year, the administration of the island holds cultural programming, presenting local and non-local artists.
Place: Itamambuca Beach (13 Aug 2013 - 14 Aug 2013)
Place: Transamerica Expo Center (13 Aug 2013 - 15 Aug 2013)
Agrinsumos Induspec Expo&Business is the most complete agribusiness trade show that happens in São Paulo city, the largest industrial center in Latin America.
Place: Aeroporto de Congonhas (14 Aug 2013 - 16 Aug 2013)
Labace has established itself as the world's second largest business aviation fair, and as Latin America's largest.
(15 Aug 2013)
The city of Aquidauana celebrates its anniversary on August 15.
Place: Matriz do Pilar - Ouro Preto (15 Aug 2013)
On this date the faithful of the city come together to celebrate a special Mass for the patron saint, Our Lady of Pillar, who was named after one of the most beautiful Matrix of Ouro Preto. The religious programming is extensive and the time of communion of the faithful is beautiful.
Place: Consult website (15 Aug 2013 - 18 Aug 2013)
Sao Paulo will stop to celebrate and live design. The Design Weekend Sao Paulo is four day festival about art, design, architecture and decoration.
Place: Paranaguá/PR (16 Aug 2013 - 19 Aug 2013)
Join us for the second annual Tourism Festival in Parana!
Place: Expo Center Norte (17 Aug 2013 - 20 Aug 2013)
House & Gift Fair South America is the largest and most important trade fair for household items in Latin America and the fifth largest in the world for this sector.
Place: Pavilhão de Exposições do Anhembi (19 Aug 2013 - 22 Aug 2013)
The Office Brasil Escolar 2013 is th largest fair in products, suppliers and accessories for offices, schools and stationery. It's a great fair to know the industry's trends and technology.
Place: Centro de Exposições Imigrantes (20 Aug 2013 - 22 Aug 2013)
Broadcast & Cable is the largest and premier Engineering Television, Radio and Telecommunications in Latin America.
Place: To be announced (22 Aug 2013 - 25 Aug 2013)
Expomoney Exhibition on how to learn to deal with your money.
Place: Sheraton São Paulo WTC Hotel (22 Aug 2013 - 23 Aug 2013)
The SIMEA is an international symposium of automotive engineering.
Place: São Bartolomeu District (24 Aug 2013)
The festival begins at dawn with a Mass in honor of the Patron Saint Bartholomew. The city's festivities begin on August 22 and last until the 24th of August, ending with the Blessed Sacrament. In addition to religious programming the district is busy with concerts and activities.
Place: Cavalcante (26 Aug 2013 - 28 Aug 2013)
Classical, jazz and popular musicians play in a concert in the Main Square of Cavalcante. Good music, in addition to lovely nature, make this weekend a special one.
Place: Expo Center Norte (27 Aug 2013 - 29 Aug 2013)
The Greenbuilding Brasil event is recognized and highly regarded for joining in a single place a conference presenting excellenttechnical information and an expo specialized in products and solutions for the sustaintability growing market.
Place: Expo Center Norte (28 Aug 2013 - 30 Aug 2013)
PhotoImage Brazil is Latin America’s largest photography and image exposition involving technology, innovation and business, bringing the top novelty products and market trends.
Place: Centro de Exposições Imigrantes (28 Aug 2013 - 30 Aug 2013)
The Concrete Show South America is the complete event about construction in South America.
Place: Village of Noronha (29 Aug 2013)
In Fernando de Noronha, a religious festival takes place in August, bringing tourists and natives together to celebrate through the archipelago's streets. The Nossa Senhora dos Remédios Festival includes traditional music and food.
Place: Metro Stations (01 Sep 2013 - 30 Sep 2013)
The Belo Horizonte Music Station comes back to the capital, after seven years, to fulfill its initial purpose: promote the culture in an unusual place. For that reason, the subway will be taken to present some of the most talented musicians of Minas Gerais and Brazil.
Place: Historic Centre (01 Sep 2013 - 08 Sep 2013)
Recognized as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the city has contributed significantly to the history and identity of Brazil, and today is a source of great pride for its inhabitants. To celebrate the anniversary on July 8, the city council, along with partners, promote the city by filling the week with numerous honors and hosting a show in Tiradentes that will be open to the public.
Place: Anhembi Pavillion (01 Sep 2013 - 30 Sep 2013)
The International Automobile Fair will bring you up to speed on the latest developments in the automobile industry.
Place: Centro de Exposições Imigrantes (06 Sep 2013 - 07 Sep 2013)
The Taxi Point is a Brazilian fair of taxi suppliers.
Place: Brasil (07 Sep 2013)
Brazil's Independence Day will be commemorated all throughout Brazil, and the Chapada Diamantina is no exception.
Place: Pirenópolis (07 Sep 2013 - 22 Dec 2013)
The Canto da Primavera Pirenópolis presents a sampling of Brazilian music in various genres and rhythms.
Place: Bienal Pavillion at Ibirapuera Park (07 Sep 2013 - 09 Dec 2013)
Not only is Sao Paulo a hub of fashion, it is also a centre of art!
Check out the nearest hotel to the event in Moema.
Place: Expo Center Norte (07 Sep 2013 - 10 Sep 2013)
The Beauty Fair - International Fair of Cosmetics and Beauty is an annual happening planned to meet the entire production chain segment as beauty professionals.
Place: Sao Luis (08 Sep 2013)
The day is very important for all because it is near the holiday. The whole city celebrates it.
Place: Anhembi Parque (10 Sep 2013 - 11 Sep 2013)
The Expovending Office Coffee Service is a fair for vending machines and office coffee services.
Place: Sheraton São Paulo WTC Hotel (11 Sep 2013 - 14 Sep 2013)
The CBQ 2013 is the Brazilian Congress for specialists in hip surgery.
Place: Centro de Convenções Frei Caneca (12 Sep 2013 - 14 Sep 2013)
The Congresso Internacional de Nutricao Clinica is an international congress of funtional nutrition for sports.
Place: Pavilhão de Exposições do Anhembi (16 Sep 2013 - 19 Sep 2013)
The Equipotel is the largest fair for hotels, tourism and gastronomy industry in Latin America.
Place: Cinema Belas Artes (17 Sep 2013 - 23 Sep 2013)
This is an Audio Visual Presentation Event which annually gathers efforts and artists from a Brazilian region. This year you are invited to watch diverse audiovisual productions about the Americas.
Place: Expo Center Norte (18 Sep 2013 - 22 Sep 2013)
The Expomusic is an nternational fair of music. The fair presents the novelties in musical instruments and latest launches of the global market.
Place: Diamantina (19 Sep 2013 - 26 Sep 2013)
The ex-president of Brasil, Juscelino Kubitschek, is given homage every year during his birthday week. A JK medal is an honor symbol given to Brazilian personalities at the event.
(21 Sep 2013)
The city of Corumbá celebrates its anniversary on September 21.
Place: Recife and Noronha (24 Sep 2013 - 27 Sep 2013)
The XXIII International Regatta Recife - Fernando de Noronha (REFENO) will take place in Pernambuco on October 2012. Being held in one of the most exuberant environments of Brazil, the regatta promises to excite visitors from all over the world.
Place: Transamerica Expo Center (24 Sep 2013 - 26 Sep 2013)
Analitica Latin America is an international fair for technology for laboratories,analisys, biotechnology and quality control.
Place: Maksoud Plaza Hotel (25 Sep 2013 - 27 Sep 2013)
The annual meeting for international colleges for advancements on medical nutrition is organized by Abran, the Brazilian Association of Nutrology.
Place: Itacaré (29 Sep 2013)
Traditional celebration in Itacare to honor to St. Michael the Archangel, patron saint of the city
Place: Teatro Alterosa, Galpão Cine Horto and Máscaras Casa de Dança (01 Oct 2013 - 31 Oct 2013)
The FIMPRO happens every tow years since 2008, its first edition. During the week of the Festival, Belo Horizonte becomes the capital of improvisation, with a wide selection of actors from Brasil, Argentina, Mexico, Chile and others countries.
Place: Ouro Preto (01 Oct 2013 - 31 Oct 2013)
Nossa Senhora do Rosário is one of the most important Catholic saints in Brazil and the month of October is totally dedicated to her. This festival goes back 300 years. It was established by slaves and brings together most of the black community of Ouro Preto.
(02 Oct 2013)
The city of Bonito, in Mato Grosso do Sul, celebrates its anniversary on 2 October 2013. Bok your trip and join us in the big adventure party!
Place: Centro de Convenções Frei Caneca (03 Oct 2013 - 05 Oct 2013)
The Mega Evento Nutrição is a mega event about quality nutrition.
Place: Expo Center Norte (07 Oct 2013 - 09 Oct 2013)
2013 SAE BRASIL Congress, is the largest showcase of technological innovations in mobility.
Place: Centro de Exposições Imigrantes (08 Oct 2013 - 10 Oct 2013)
The Exposucata is an important congress about recicling industry.
Place: Transamerica Expo Center (08 Oct 2013 - 10 Oct 2013)
ABTCP is the International congress of cellulose and paper.
Place: Lençóis (09 Oct 2013 - 12 Oct 2013)
The Music Festival will be four days of a diverse program of music, art and culture.
Place: Centro de Exposicoes Imigrantes (10 Oct 2013 - 13 Oct 2013)
The Fia Flora Expogarden 2013 is one of the main fairs about trends, business and new products for gardening in Latin America.
Place: Ouro Preto streets and fraternities (12 Oct 2013)
(12 Oct 2013 - 13 Oct 2013)
Children's Day (Dia das Crianças) October 12, celebrated by many for the entire weekend that falls closest to the 12th day of the month.
Place: Cine Humberto Mauro Movie Theater (14 Oct 2013 - 23 Oct 2013)
The Belo Horizonte International Short Film Festival has happened every year since 1994; the festival hopes to enhance the status of the short film as one of the most free, inventive and exciting of the audiovisual creations.
Place: Serraria Souza Pinto (14 Oct 2013 - 17 Oct 2013)
The biggest and most important exposition of the agro-business of Cachaça in Brazil, with a diversity of cachaça brands, innovation in technology, equipments and many cultural presentations. If you still don't know, just don't miss it!
Place: Transamérica Expo Center (17 Oct 2013 - 22 Oct 2013)
The São Paulo Boat Show 2013 is the largest indoor saloon for nautic industry of Latin America.
Place: Theaters all over Belo Horizonte (20 Oct 2013 - 13 Nov 2013)
The "Festival Internacional de Dança" (FID) is one of the most important dance promotion programs in Brazil. Supporting the international and local artists, the event also counts with exhibitions, debates, presentations and workshops.
Place: Expo Center Norte (25 Oct 2013 - 29 Oct 2013)
The BGS, Brazil Game Show is the largest video game event in Brazil.
Place: Ubatuba (27 Oct 2013 - 06 Nov 2013)
This is a traditional feast in Ubatuba, where solidarity and good food are the main goals. The community of Ubatuba joins forces, working together with a common purpose: helping the needy.
Place: Ubatuba SP (28 Oct 2013)
Ubatuba will be 375 years old this year! Come and celebrate the city's birthday with the locals.
Place: Expo Center Norte (29 Oct 2013 - 31 Oct 2013)
The Pet South America 2013 is an international fair for products and services in the pet market and veterinary.
Place: Bars around Belo Horizonte (01 Nov 2013 - 30 Nov 2013)
The Bar em Bar is in its second edition and is already a success. The event was created to promote the bars from all over Brazil, and Belo Horizonte, as a the national captal of bars, couldn't miss it.
Place: Diamantina (01 Nov 2013 - 31 Jul 2014)
The Vesperata is the biggest musical event in town and has its origins in the long musical tradition of the city. The music will occur on specific dates throughout the year.
Place: Transamérica Expo Center (04 Nov 2013 - 06 Nov 2013)
The HSM EXPOMANAGEMENT is an event for executives to discuss the latest trends in leadership for the development of the corporates in Brazil.
Place: Expo Center Norte (05 Nov 2013 - 07 Nov 2013)
The International Industrial Environment and Sustainability Fair (FIMAI), offers a wide range of options in the environmental area and enables contact with Brazil’s most important experts and entrepreneurs.
Place: Ouro Preto (11 Nov 2013 - 15 Nov 2013)
The forum is sponsored by the Federal University of Ouro Preto (UFOP), aiming to be an interface for dialogue between authors and audience in a productive environment. According to the designers, the event focuses on promoting the development of identity, diversity and literature produced by the Portuguese-speaking countries.
Place: Historical center (12 Nov 2013 - 18 Nov 2013)
Aleijadinho was a famous artist, master architect and sculptor, considered by many to be the most important artist of the Baroque style in Brazil and worldwide. He crafted dozens of churches in Ouro Preto and its districts. His masterpieces include the soapstone statues of the 12 prophets (1800-1805) and 66 figures in cedar (1796) that make up the Via Crucis .
Place: Belo Horizonte (16 Nov 2013 - 19 Nov 2013)
The Vivo art.mov is an International Festival of Art in Mobile Media that occurs parallel with the Eletronika Music Festival. Both festivals promote the art, technology, urban and ecology.
Place: Brasil (20 Nov 2013)
This is the National Day of Black Awareness.
Place: Interlagos Racetrack (24 Nov 2013)
The race of the year! Formula One is beloved by Brazilians, and the Interlagos Grand Prix is the top Formula One race - the final round!
Place: Palácio Avenida e Rua das Flores (30 Nov 2013 - 20 Dec 2013)
Curitiba is considered the Christmas Capital City in Brazil! The HSBC Christmas Choral exists since more than 20 years. Since 2011 the Light Gallery surprises locals and tourists. There are also thematic fairs and other celebrations spread around the city. See the Christmas program for 2012 and spend a few days here to see everything.
Place: Historical Center (01 Dec 2013 - 31 Dec 2013)
Place: Sao Paulo (01 Dec 2013 - 25 Dec 2013)
Christmas happens all month long in São Paulo! The launching of São Paulo’s Christmas tree and decorations can be seen all over the city. The main Christmas tree is located a tIbirapuera Park.
Place: São João da Chapada - Diamantina (03 Dec 2013 - 06 Dec 2013)
A cavalcade will leave São João da Chapada towards Diamantina, bringing back a ritual that used to be made by troops back in Brazil's colonial times.
Place: Transamerica Expo Center (03 Dec 2013 - 05 Dec 2013)
The Exposystems is an international congress and fair for solutions for the events industry.
Place: Lagoa da Pampulha Border (04 Dec 2013)
This race can be considered as a half-marathon and it surrounds one of the most charming sceneries of Belo Horizonte, the Pampulha Lagoon. The competition has already gained great importance in the Brazilian athletes' calendar, being also important to other countries' runners, such as the Kenyans.
Place: Mega Space (10 Dec 2013)
Bringing what is best from the national and international Trance Music! In addition, a fantastic infra structure built in Mega Space.
Place: Amazonas Theater (23 Dec 2013 - 31 Dec 2013)
The Christmas Concert will be held at the Cultural Center Largo São Sebastião, in Manaus on December 25th, at 7:00 pm. Come and enjoy!
Place: Lençóis (23 Dec 2013)
In the evening, there will be a Christmas presentation with community participation.
Place: Diamantina (25 Dec 2013 - 06 Jan 2014)
Starting on Christmas, Diamantina gets covered by lots of folkloric groups presenting the tradition of the King's Revelry (Folia de Reis).
Place: Florianopolis - Av. Beira Mar (27 Dec 2013 - 05 Jan 2014)
Florianopolis New Year's Eve is famous all around Brazil; not only for the beautiful fireworks festival that the city puts up at the Beira Mar Avenue -- the main avenue between the city center and the ocean -- but also for the high end parties that the famous beach clubs in Jurere throw. It is a vibrant atmosphere and beautiful to see, since Brazilians all dress in white for peace, and party til sunrise.
Place: Clube Chalezinho (31 Dec 2013 - 01 Jan 2014)
Fireworks show, food and beverages all included, nice people and good music! That is how the New Year's Eve party takes place in Clube Chalezinho, a famous Belo Horizonte's Night Club, known by its great and well-organized parties.
Place: Abraão's Village (31 Dec 2013 - 01 Jan 2014)
Come and enjoy concerts and an amazing display of fireworks. Ilha Grande is the ideal place to enjoy harmony with nature and complete happiness. Welcome the New Year with us!
Place: Lençóis (31 Dec 2013)
The city of Lençóis offers several options for the population and tourists during the turn of the year.
Place: Sao Paulo (31 Dec 2013)
The São Silvestre Marathon is a traditional street marathon that happens every 31st of December on the day of Saint Sylvester. This internationally-known marathon draws runners from around the world.
Place: Paulista Avenue (31 Dec 2013)
Ring in the new year, Brazilian style! New Year’s Eve is celebrated on the famous Paulista Avenue, with a free concert for the population to enjoy and welcome the new year. It is organized by the city’s administration and draws entertainers from around the country.
Place: Praia do Papa-Gente (31 Dec 2013)
This is a New Years´s Eve party to liven up Praia do Forte and claim the arrival 2012 with the Timbalada band and Alexandre Peixe.
Place: All theaters in Belo Horizonte (05 Jan 2014 - 04 Mar 2014)
The "Campanha de Popularização de Teatro" held every year in Belo Horizonte brings about 122 attractions for adults and children interested in theatre and dance. All performances are at a very reasonable price.
Place: Anhembi Pavillion (13 Jan 2014 - 16 Jan 2014)
Couromoda is the biggest fair for shoe manufacturers in Latin America, in operation since 1973. Collections, trends, new machinery and technology representing 13 Brazilian states and 90% of the Brazilian Production.
Place: Interlagos Racetrack (19 Jan 2014)
Join us for one of the most traditional endurance races in Brazil, 500 Milhas de Interlagos has international and national competitors.
Place: Largo da Ordem - Curitiba (20 Jan 2014 - 03 Feb 2014)
Carnaval in Curitiba starts a month earlier. A group called “Garibaldis e Sacis” play every Sunday in the afternoon on Largo da Ordem, the old town. Don't miss this very popular and fun event!
Place: Poconé, MT (20 Jan 2014 - 24 Jan 2014)
Poconé city will celebrate 230 years of political and administrative independence. The city will be promoteing soccer championships, musical bands and local expositions. The event starts on Wednesday and lasts until Sunday.
Place: Lençóis (23 Jan 2014)
After the stairs are washed with perfumed water, a mass will be held to celebrate the beginning of a new year.
Place: Lençóis (23 Jan 2014 - 02 Feb 2014)
The celebration of the Lord of Passos, patron saint of miners, starts on the 24th when followers wash the stairs of the church. Between the 23th of December and the 2nd of January, the city is awakened by a dawn fire, followed by artistic presentations and folklore performances. On the last day of the novena, a mass is held with prayer and followed by a procession.
Place: Sao Paulo (25 Jan 2014)
Each year Sao Paulo celebrates its birthday with events and shows around town.
Place: São Miguel Square - City Centre (26 Jan 2014)
Celebrations for 279th anniversary of Itacare City with cultural concerts and religious schedule.
Place: Ginasio do Ibirapuera (28 Jan 2014 - 03 Feb 2014)
São Paulo's annual technical event and conference.
(01 Feb 2014 - )
The first big event of the year in the Professional World Surf Circuit - the Pro Contest - is the most traditional surfing competition in South America.
Place: São Miguel Square (02 Feb 2014)
Celebration in honor of Iemanjá - the queen of water and protectress of fishermen.
Place: Ginasio do Ibirapuera (11 Feb 2014 - 17 Feb 2014)
This year's ATP Tournament is happening in São Paulo!
Place: Ouro Preto, Brazil (17 Feb 2014 - 21 Feb 2014)
The Carnaval de Ouro Preto is one of the best and liveliest of the country with the parade of thematic groups through the streets, concerts, and parties.
(17 Feb 2014 - 21 Feb 2014)
Join us in Jericoacoara for all night partying to celebrate Brazil's famous Carnival!
Place: Sambodromo do Anhembi (28 Feb 2014 - 04 Mar 2014)
Brazil's biggest party! The most popular national holiday in Brazil centers on a big parade in the city and parties around town. Don’t think only Rio de Janeiro celebrates carnival; São Paulo carnival will not disappoint you either.
Place: Escola de Arquitetura - UFMG (01 Mar 2014 - 11 Mar 2014)
The UFMG (Federal University of Minas Gerais) hosts every year a Summer Festival. The event takes place at the School of Architecture, and it presents cultural activities such as courses, workshops and lectures.
Place: Paranagua, PR (04 Mar 2014 - 08 Mar 2014)
Carnival in Paranaguá is one of the most popular carnivals on Paraná's Coast.
Place: Antonina, PR - Brazil (04 Mar 2014 - 08 Mar 2014)
Carnaval in Antonina
Place: Cáceres, MT (04 Mar 2014 - 08 Mar 2014)
Five regional and national bands animate the Carnival Caceres Folia 2011. The event includes five nights of great joy, samba, dance, sweat and relaxation.
Place: Vila do Abraão (04 Mar 2014 - 09 Mar 2014)
Enjoy the holiday of Carnival and take a trip to Ilha Grande! Even though it's known as a refuge of the metropolitan cities and a place for rest, the Carnival in Ilha Grande also livens with the buzz of the samba and the joy of the party.
Place: Sao Paulo (17 Mar 2014)
Join us for the Meia International Marathon in Sao Paulo!
Place: Bienal Pavillion at Ibirapuera Park (18 Mar 2014 - 22 Mar 2014)
As an international centre of fashion, it makes sense that Sao Paulo would host one of the biggest international fashion weeks around!
Place: Curitiba (26 Mar 2014 - 07 Apr 2014)
Happening every March, Festival de Curitiba is a traditional event spread all over the city. Come and enjoy the great atmosphere and the wide cultural programming that includes everyone from artists to cooks!
Place: Ilha do Mel (02 Apr 2014)
Place: Cidade da Folia (Mega Space) (13 Apr 2014 - 14 Apr 2014)
Usually in April Belo Horizonte holds the biggest Carnival out of time, the Axé Brasil. Its features the most famous names of the Bahian music.
Place: Praça Tiradentes (16 Apr 2014 - 21 Apr 2014)
In tribute to his fighting attitude and honesty during the Minos Conspiracy and the Brazilian push for independence, the city of Ouro Preto honors its main leader, Tiradentes, through a civil ceremony in the town square on April 21.
Place: Belo Horizonte Streets (17 Apr 2014)
The Linha Verde Half Marathon happens every year at the Linha Verde, a recently inaugurated road that conects the city center to the main airport of Belo Horizonte.
Place: Ouro Preto (17 Apr 2014 - 24 Apr 2014)
Ouro Preto's Holy Week means experiencing a roadmap of art, faith and culture. A carpet of flowers is made as people walk more than two miles to connect the paroquias, Pilar and Antonio Dias.
(17 Apr 2014 - 24 Apr 2014)
Beginning with Palm Sunday April 17, 2011 to Easter Sunday April 24, 2011.
Place: São Jorge (20 Apr 2014 - 23 Apr 2014)
Place: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (01 Jun 2014 - 31 Jul 2014)
Rio de Janeiro will be one of the official host cities in Brazil for the World Cup in 2014. Maracanã Stadium is expected to host the final match.
Place: Belo Horizonte (01 Jun 2014 - 31 Jul 2014)
Belo Horizonte is proudly selected as one of the hosts of 2014 World Cup to be held in Brazil.
Place: Salvador (01 Jun 2014 - 31 Jul 2014)
Place: Soccer Stadium Vivaldo Lima (01 Jun 2014 - 30 Jul 2014)
The environmental concerns expressed in the Manaus specifications submitted, known as The Vanguard in Sustainability, is a major candidate to receive the World Cup 2014.
Place: Brazil - Sao Paulo (01 Jun 2014 - 30 Jun 2014)
It is with great pride that Brazil is preparing to host in 2014, for the second time, one of the major sports events in the world: The FIFA World Cup. São Paulo is one of the hosts cities.
Place: Curitiba (12 Jun 2014 - 13 Jul 2014)
Curitiba will be one of the 12 host cities for the 2014 World Cup Brazil.
Place: Arena da Baixada - Curitiba (16 Jun 2014)
Curitiba will host the game F3 x F4.
(20 Jun 2014)
Watch the game E4 x E2 in Curitiba.
Place: Arena da Baixada - Curitiba (23 Jun 2014)
Curiitiba will host at 1 pm the game B4 x B1.
(26 Jun 2014)
Game H2 x H3 at 5 pm at Arena da Baixada Stadium.
Place: Pavilhão de Exposições do Anhembi (29 Jul 2014 - 01 Aug 2014)
ForMóbile brings together companies from Brazil and the world in the various technology sectors of the furniture industry. All the leading suppliers of machinery, raw materials, tooling, accessories, and services are there.
Place: Centro de Exposições Imigrantes (10 Sep 2014 - 13 Sep 2014)
FESQUA International Trade Show of Fenestration, Hardware and Components to be held in São Paulo.
Place: Centro de Exposições Imigrantes (08 Oct 2014 - 10 Oct 2014)
The FireShow is a fair about protection against fire. Evolution with the improvement of equipment, professionals and knowledge.
Place: Centro de Exposições Imigrantes (21 Oct 2014 - 23 Oct 2014)
ABINOX - Brazilian Association of Stainless Steel with the advanced organization for the realization of Feinox 2014 - Stainless Steel Fair, scheduled to be held between 21 and 23 of October 2014.
Place: Rio de Janeiro (01 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016)
Rio de Janeiro has been recently selected to be the host city of the 2016 Olympics and Para-Olympics. It will be the first time the Games will be held in South America.