1st May – Labour Day: Brazilian National Holiday.
– Duration: 1 day
– Event and Schedule in Facebook: www.facebook.com/events/463885930349710
23th to 25th of May – Bourbon Festival: Jazz and Blues under the stars featuring international shows for free.
31st of May to 2nd of June – Shrimp Festival (Araújo Island): This is a festival created to raise funds for the Feast of São Pedro and São Paulo, the patron saint of fishermen. It also marks the end of shrimp season. Gastronomic delights served at the event or at cost are: Casadinho Shrimp, Shrimp Strogonoff and the traditional Shrimp Bobo.
– Duration: 3 days
– Organisers and Event´s Official Website: Paraty City Hall www.pmparaty.rj.gov.br
– Event and Schedule in Facebook: www.facebook.com/events/215992288514344