Posts Tagged ‘christmas festival’

Christmas in Rio

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

While maintaining universal themes, Christmas in Rio means tropical trees are decorated with lights and adornments as substitutes for pine trees used elsewhere. Santa Claus wears a traditional red suit, and nativity scenes are displayed in churches.

Posted in: December Rio Events, Rio de Janeiro Events

2010 Christmas

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

The city will celebrate the birth of Jesus by filling up the city with millions of colored lights and wonderful decorations. In downtown Rio, the churches and the cultural centers will open their doors for the Christmas carol concerts. Decorations and lights will be installed on The Flamengo Attero, along the sea-fronts of the city, [...]

Posted in: December Rio Events

Pre-Carnival Events & Christmas & New Year’s Eve

Thursday, December 3, 2009

The weeks that precede the 2010 Carnival will be filled with the best parties in the world, live and exciting rehearsals of bands and groups, entertaining samba shows at Terreirão and final repetitions at the samba schools. The sound and lighting tests on the Samba Runway will be directed by the world famous samba school [...]

Posted in: December Rio Events

Christmas Festival

Friday, November 20, 2009

It is considered the world’s largest contemporary street art event where architects, designers, creation artists, fashion designers, carnival professionals will present in a very rare way the 50 best natural size nativity scenes which were selected by the UFRJ – Rio de Janeiro Federal University School of Fine Arts. These scenes will be presented at [...]

Posted in: November Rio Events