Posts Tagged ‘social events’

New Year 2013

Friday, December 28, 2012

Ranked among the world’s biggest extravaganzas, Rio stages musical shows in several districts to liven up festivities. On Copacabana Beach, celebrants dress in white to bid farewell to a year that is ending and toast arrival of a new one. Hotels, clubs and restaurants present varied party options with diverse menus and tropical buffets. Fireworks [...]

Posted in: January Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

Brazil’s Independence Day 2012

Thursday, August 9, 2012

On Sept. 9, civic, cultural and sporting events take place throughout the nation to mark Brazil’s independence.

Posted in: Rio de Janeiro Events, September Rio Events

World Environment Day 2012

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

June 5 marks a day of discussions and exhibitions focusing on environmental issues.

Posted in: June Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

Labor Day

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Labor Day honors those who through their work contribute to well-being of the city and nation, with various official occasions and sporting events.

Posted in: May Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

Dia do Indio (Day of the Indian) 2012

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Every year, Rio de Janeiro celebrates the rich cultural heritage that stems from the indigenous peoples of Brazil on 19 April, the Dia do Indio (Day of the Indian). Exhibitions, indigenous dance performances and screenings take place at the Museu do Indio.

Posted in: April Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events