Mother´s Day in Porto Alegre

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 promotions for their children buy. It is common to find the shopping malls crowded city on the eve of this date, parents and children running around and looking for gifts to give to their mothers, wives and in-laws.

 

Advertisements and advertising each year renew the diverse products that are purchased and offered as gifts for the distinguished Brazilian mothers. From appliances, which are much in demand, up to that long awaited trip. Web sites also invest in the date, and many of them open sales, promotions and benefits, with certain deadlines, without shipping and the convenience of receiving the gift at home.

 

Mother's Day is usually celebrated with family, a generous lunch and many gifts. In addition to the family celebrations it is also celebrated in many schools which begin to prepare for parties, exhibitions, presentations on the topic, play fun for the day and souvenirs to the mothers. Mother's Day being celebrated on Sunday, some schools prepare children for the feast of mothers in school, usually on the school day preceding the Sunday.

Map of Mother´s Day in Porto Alegre

Address: Paço Municipal de Porto Alegre Rua Siqueira Campos, 1300 - Centro, Porto Alegre - RS

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Activities near to Mother´s Day in Porto Alegre


Mário Quintana House of Culture (museum) -     This House of Culture is located in the place where the Majestic Hotel used to work. Mario Quintana, one of the country's most important poets among the group of contemporary ones spent most of his life here. Hence, this house became a symbolic building in Porto Alegre. Nowadays, this house is one of the city's major attractions not only because of its eclectic architecture, but also becaus...
Address: Associação dos Amigos da Casa de Cultura Mário Quintana Rua dos Andradas, 736 - Centro, Porto Alegre - RS
Distance: 0.00km from the Mother´s Day in Porto Alegre
Mário Quintana House of Culture in Porto Alegre
Porto Alegre Public Market (market) - Historical and Cultural Heritage of Porto Alegre, the Central Market opened in 1869 to house the trade supply of the city. Listed as a cultural object, it has become an icon of the shopping capital of the state. The market has today 110 establishments, with the following activities: Butchers, fishmongers and seafood restaurants (macrobiotic dishes, Japanese cuisine, Portuguese cuisine, assorted meats and a buffet), snack ba...
Address: Mercado Público Central Largo Jornalista Glênio Peres - Porto Alegre - Rio Grande do Sul
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Arena Theatre (theater) - is located in the Upper Viaduct Otávio Rocha, Avenida Borges de Medeiros, in the Historic Center of Porto Alegre. Founded by independent theater group, then composed of Jairo Andrade, Araci Esteves, Rosa Alba, Cancio Vargas, Hamilton and Hedwig Falej Braga, was inaugurated on October 17, 1967, with part of Dias Gomes: "The Holy Survey" . The arena served as a nucleus of cultural resistance during the military dictatorship (1964-1985).S...
Address: Teatro de Arena Porto Alegre
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Porto Alegre sightseeing in 48 hours (guide) - Spending two days in the gaucho capital can be a delightful experience. Porto Alegre has beautiful parks, a plethora of cultural spaces and houses, museums, historical sites, lively markets, theaters, an exciting night life, not to mention its signature breathtaking sunset over the Guaiba lake.   Start your first day  in  Porto Alegre by having brunch at Cafe dos Cataventos, which is located at the Casa de Cultura...
Address: Prefeitura Municipal de Porto Alegre Rua dos Andradas, 1560 - Centro, Porto Alegre - RS
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Restaurants near to Mother´s Day in Porto Alegre


Naval is a Brazilian Steak House restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Mother´s Day in Porto Alegre and can be found at Avenida Borges de Medeiros, 38

The Navy is the most traditional home of the Public Market of Porto Alegre. Running at full steam since 1907, the centenary of the capital offers typical dishes of local cuisine like beef jerky from the carter, the gnocchi, oxtail and calf's foot jelly. All this accompanied by a cold beer in one of the most traditional areas of the city.

Nova Vida is a Brazilian Pastry restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Mother´s Day in Porto Alegre and can be found at Avenida Borges de Medeiros, 83

At New Life, the highlight of the menu are pastries, served with over 25 different fillings. At lunch box features dishes with steak. The location of New Life is also inside the house is within one of the major points of the city, the City Public Market.

Telúrico is a Vegetarian restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Mother´s Day in Porto Alegre and can be found at Avenida Borges de Medeiros, 85

The restaurant at the Public Market of Porto Alegre specializes in vegetarian and macrobiotic cuisines. In Telluric, opened in 2001, the client can have lunch at the buffet with more than 10 hot dishes, soup and salads, or make a snack. Emphasis on the vegetarian hot dogs with bread, sausage and vegetable soy mayonnaise. Dishes in the buf

Café do Margs is a Coffee House restaurant that is roughly 0.00km from Mother´s Day in Porto Alegre and can be found at Rua Sete de Setembro, 1010

Always in tune with the museum exhibition, Café Margs creates the pies according to the artists in the spotlight. As always lunch is served two options for a hot dish and salad buffet. In late afternoon the place is full of downtown workers who go in search of a good coffee or wine ACA.


Hotels near to Mother´s Day in Porto Alegre


MapHotel Scala2 Star Rating
The 2-star Hotel Scala offers comfort and convenience whether you're on business or holiday in Porto Alegre. Offering a variety of facilities and services, the hotel provides all you need for a good night's sleep. Facilities like laundry service/dry cleaning, meeting facilities, elevator, 24hr room service, business center are readily available for you to enjoy. Each guestroom is elegantly furnish...
MapLido Hotel3 Star Rating
Lido Hotel is perfectly located for both business and leisure guests in Porto Alegre. The hotel offers a high standard of service and amenities to suit the individual needs of all travelers. All the necessary facilities, including laundry service/dry cleaning, valet parking, elevator, 24hr room service, business center, are at hand. Relax in your comfortable guestroom, featuring television, mini b...
MapContinental Business Hotel3 Star Rating
The 3-star Continental Business Hotel offers comfort and convenience whether you're on business or holiday in Porto Alegre. The hotel has everything you need for a comfortable stay. All the necessary facilities, including business center, meeting facilities, safety deposit boxes, valet parking, 24hr room service, are at hand. The well-appointed guestrooms feature separate shower and tub, in room s...
Hotel Express MauaHotel Express Maua3 Star Rating
Set in a prime location of Porto Alegre, Hotel Express Maua puts everything the city has to offer just outside your doorstep. The hotel offers guests a range of services and amenities designed to provide comfort and convenience. Meeting facilities, elevator, valet parking, restaurant, room service are there for guest's enjoyment. Relax in your comfortable guestroom, featuring television, desk, dai...