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Boi-Bumbá Festival

Tens of thousands of people descend on Parantins on the last weekend of June for the Boi-Bumbá festival, an Amazonian version of the Northeast’s Bumba Meu Boi, and one of the Amazon’s largest parties. The festival c…
Music in Manaus

Manaus Opera Festival

Inaugurated in 1997, the annual Manaus Opera Festival brings high-quality opera deep into the rainforest at the Teatro Amazonas. The three-week gala usually takes place in late April and early May, and tickets (R$5 …
Film in Manaus

Amazon Film Festival

In November, this increasingly popular film festival screens dozens of movies related to the Amazon, from rare Brazilian features filmed in Manaus to foreign documentaries about the destruction of the rainforest. He…
Cultural in Manaus

Festival Folclórico do Amazonas

This June festival features a wide variety of regional folklore performances, including rehearsals of the Parintins Boi-Bumbá teams. The festival culminates on June 29 with the Procissão Fluvial de São Pedro (St Pet…