Manaus Travel Information

Festivals in Manaus

MapAmazonas Jazz Festival - MAP Amazonas Jazz Festival - in July. Concerts, workshops and lectures occupied the Teatro Amazonas, the Largo de São Sebastião and the Palace of Justice. Since its first edition in 2006 showed up at TEATRO AMAZONAS some of the most important names in contemporary jazz scene. www.festivalamazonasjazz.com.br
MapAmazonas Opera Festival - MAP As every year, the Opera House opens its doors in April and May to receive public and artists from all over the planet, besides the massive participation of the audience Amazon and local artists. These prestige and producing operas mounts unpublished or poorly implemented in Brazil in the world, apart from concerts and recitals included in the schedule. The Festival also offers an academic program, aimed at students and interested in...
Dança do Boi in Manaus Boi Manaus Festival - MAP Who comes to Manaus in the month of October is received with a big party. Not the usual party with the city, hospitable and welcoming, receives visitors from any source, for business or pleasure. It Boi Manaus, an event promoted by City Hall in honor of October 24, the anniversary of Manaus, the date on which we celebrate its elevation to the rank of the City. Each singer leads his own tribe, identified by tururis (a version of manauara...
MapFesta do Tucunaré - São Sebastião do Uatumã - MAP The festival is a Tucunaré leisure space in the municipality of San Sebastian Uatumã, a city with beautiful beaches. Manaus City Distance: 247 km In three days of the festival are developed on the beach front and in the rivers near the headquarters of the City, a wide variety of recreational activities and sports, cultural, artistic, and highlights how the parade for the Queen's choice of Peacock Bass, the performances of musical ...
MapMother´s Day in Manaus - MAP 3 In Brazil Mother's Day is celebrated on the second Sunday in May, and is considered a very important date. It is the second most important gifting holiday, on which over half of all gifters purchase a gift. That puts Mother's Day right behind Christmas in gifting popularity.   Weeks before Mother's Day advertisements on television, newspapers and radio stations enhance products in special offers and promotion...
MapNew Year's Eve in Manaus - MAP The fireworks in the Sambadrome, most exciting moment of the night, was announced by the group and accompanied by the revelation of Battery School of Samba Aparecida. All the audience made the countdown to the arrival of 2011 and many have recorded the show with fireworks cameras and mobile phones. About 60 thousand people pass through the Sambadrome until 4, schedule for completion of the event. With the same structure of Boi Manau...
Our Lady of Aparecida National SanctuaryNossa Senhora Aparecida´s Day Celebrations - MAP On October 12, to celebrate three dates, but few remember them all: Our Lady of Aparecida, Brazil's official patron, Children's Day and the Discovery of America. Our national holiday, however, is due only to the first date, and although the devotion to the Saint dates back to the eighteenth century gone, was only enacted in 1980. There are two sources found on the image, which are in the Archives of the Metropolitan Curia of Aparecid...
MapParintins Festival - MAP Luxurious as the Carnival parades, like the epic legends and traditional indigenous cattle with Bumba Junin, the Parintins Festival is the main religious feast of the Amazon. During three days in the last weekend of June, two associations compete for the best presentation. They are the oxen and Guaranteed Capricious. The celebration which started timidly in 1913, became a festival in 1965 and from 80 years, filled with luxury t...