The Ati-Atihan Festival is an annual festival held in the Philippines during the month of January in honor of the Santo Niño or Child Jesus. The event takes place in several cities in the province of Aklan, on Panay Island.
The carnivals of Carúpano are celebrations that take place in this city in the state of Sucre. The celebrations are one of the most famous in the country, which is why it has become one of the festivals of Regional Tourist Interest.
The carnival of Maturín is a celebration that takes place annually in this city in the state of Monagas. During the festivities, the King Momo, a character derived from Greek mythology and present in various festivities in nearby countries such as Colombia and Brazil, is crowned.
The Callao Carnival, also known as Carnival of Callao, is one of the most famous and important celebrations in the country. In fact, due to its great cultural contribution, in 2016 it was recognized as Immaterial Cultural Heritage of Humanity by Unesco.
The Saint Kitts Carnival in Saint Christopher and Nevis is one of the most important events of the year, also known as Sugar Mas. These festivities begin in November and culminate at the beginning of the new year, filling the streets of the city with dancing, parades, presentations, music, costumes and fun.
Jacmel Kanaval, or Jacmel Carnival, is a celebration that occurs every year in the community of Jacmel and is considered one of the most peculiar festivals, since its main attraction is the masks and structures of paper Maché.
The Spicemas Carnival is a celebration that takes place in Granada during the month of August, lasts 10 days and commemorates the end of slavery. This carnival is special, not only because it is held in the middle of the year, but also because it has a great history that celebrates the culture and history of the island.
Florianópolis Carnival is a popular celebration held annually in thecapital of the Brazilian state of Santa Catarina. The celebration consists of presentations of blocos (carnival groups) and parades of samba schools, which are presented in the Pasarela Nego Quirido.
The Carnival of São Luiz do Paraitinga is a celebration that occurs every year with a duration of 5 days. These carnivals have the particularity of having a large number of elements that happen simultaneously.
The Aldeburgh Carnival is a celebration with a long tradition that lasts 3 days and takes place every year. It is recognized for having carnival themes directed towards the development of the family. In fact, it has been awarded the Norfolk & Suffolk Family Tourism Event winner of the year 2018.
The Northampton Carnival is an event that takes place every year in the city of Northampton and has been constantly growing and developing. Year after year, the Northampton Carnival attracts a large audience, as it is one of the largest summer events in the city.
The Whitley Bay Carnival is a celebration held each year when various artists are brought together along with the community to showcase the best of this seaside town during the festive weekend at the end of May.
The Leicester Caribbean Carnival is an annual celebration held since 1985 in Leicester. This festival celebrates Caribbean culture with an explosion of color and traditional Caribbean music such as soca, reggae and urban music.