April in Paraty

11th to 20th of April – Easter: This is a traditionally Catholic City, the celebration of Easter traditions kept dating from the XVII century. You can watch the Biblical scenes made with sawdust and grains, the liturgies and the traditional music.
– Packages and Offers: Easter in Paraty Package
– Duration: 4 days
– Organisers and Event´s Official Website: Paraty City Hall www.pmparaty.rj.gov.br, Paraty Catholic Church
– Event and Schedule in Facebook: www.facebook.com/events/338558876257711

18th of April – Procissão do Fogaréu and the Passion of the Christ: one of the highlights of easter is the procession, the faithful walk through the streets with flashlights, street lights off, and sounds of bells that transport us to other times.
– Packages and Offers: Easter in Paraty Package
– Duration: 1 day
– Organisers and Event´s Official Website: Paraty City Hall www.pmparaty.rj.gov.br, Paraty Catholic Church www.igrejaparati.com.br
– Event and Schedule in Facebook: www.facebook.com/events/327182854067650

 

18th to 21st of April – Potters meeting in Paraty: Since Paraty is now an important center of tourist attraction, between Rio and Sao Paulo, the Potters Meeting is culturally enriching and strengthening the manufacturing production of objects and works of ceramic for the local market. The activities offered to the public will be punctual in encouraging research and training of potters. Supplying thus a need in training young professionals in the field of ceramics in Paraty.
– Duration: 3 days.
– Organisers and Event´s Official Website: Paraty City Hall www.pmparaty.rj.gov.br

 

21st April – Tiradentes: On the 21st of April you must come to Paraty to commemorate a very special day, the civic patron saint of Brazil, national heroe and martir of the Inconfidência Mineira, Tiradentes Day.
– Event and Schedule in Facebook: www.facebook.com/events/459916874080899

23 de Abril – Festa de Sao Jorge (Saint George): São Jorge (Saint George) is the “non-official” Saint of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, because of it’s very special place in the local culture. His devotees are counted by the tens of millons, and on the 23rd of April, on Saint George’s day, it’s an obligation to pay homage to the “holy Warrior”.
– Additional Information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D%C3%ADa_de_San_Jorge
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_George
– Event and Schedule in Facebook: www.facebook.com/events/306105899519036

 

24th to 27th of April – Plain Air Paraty. Local artists gather for outdoors painting.

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