Carnaval in Santa Teresa & Lapa

Carmelitas

A crazy mixed crowd (some dressed as Carmelite nuns) parades through Santa Teresa’s streets.
Art in Santa Teresa & Lapa

Portas Abertas

Santa Teresa’s artists open their studios and the neighborhood becomes a living installation for a weekend each year in winter. Dates have varied between June and September, making it rather difficult to plan for.
Carnaval in Santa Teresa & Lapa

Céu na Terra

Follows the tracks where the bonde (streetcar line) once ran on a memorable celebration through Santa Teresa en route to Largo das Neves.