Posts Tagged ‘art festival’

Folklore Day 2012

Monday, July 9, 2012

Diversity of legends, myths and beliefs of folklore are celebrated on a day– typically Aug. 22 – stemming from when William John Thoms (1803-1885) published an article entitled “Folk-Lore”.

Posted in: August Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

Rio de Janeiro Pride 2011

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Rio de Janeiro Pride might not be as big as the Sao Paulo event, but it’s no less of a party. A month of LGBT parties, exhibitions and talks culminates in the Pride Parade from Copacabana on the final day.

Posted in: October Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

Carnival of Cultures 2011

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Venues in Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana host music, dance, theatre and poetry for the Carnival of Cultures (Carnaval das Culturas). The event takes in art, gastronomy, environment and literary exhibitions before rounding off with a parade along Avenida Atlântica.

Posted in: August Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

Art Exhibition by the Brazilian Academy of the Environment

Thursday, February 17, 2011

The Art Exhibition by the Brazilian Academy of the Environment will gather artists from all over the country who will be displaying their work at the Brazilian Academy of the Environment’s annual exhibition which will be held at the Army Historical Museum in Rio’s Copacabana Fort. For the Environment Day, a special concert has been [...]

Posted in: March Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

Rio de Janeiro Film Festival

Monday, August 16, 2010

Organized between September 23th and October the 7th, the 12th edition of the Rio de Janeiro Film Festival is considered to be the largest and most important event in the movie industry in all Latin America. The show will include short and regular Brazilian films, documentary and fictional films as well as foreign films. It [...]

Posted in: Rio de Janeiro Events, September Rio Events