South America Festivals and Holidays during January

Country Month Date When Festival Location
VenezuelaDecember/January/FebruaryLa Paradura del NinoNational
ColombiaJanuaryThe Hay Festival (Latin American writing celebration)Hay, near Cartagena
ColombiaJanuaryEarly to mid-monthFeria de Manizales (Manizales Fair)Manizales
VenezuelaJanuaryProcession of the Holy ShepherdessSanta Rosa, Barquismeto
ColombiaJanuary2 - 8Carnaval de RiosucioRiosucio, every 2 years
ColombiaJanuary4 - 6Carnaval de Negros y Blancos (Carnival of Blacks and Whites)Pasto
PeruJanuary6EpiphanyLima
PeruJanuary10Festival de la Sor de Los Angeles y MonteagudoArequipa
ChileJanuary20Feast Day of Saint SebastianYumbel
BoliviaJanuary24AlasitasLa Paz
French GuianaJanuary/FebruaryMardi Gras
ArgentinaJanuary/FebruaryGualeguaychu CarnivalGualeguaychu
ArgentinaJanuary/February1 week eventThe National Folklore Festival of CosquinCosquin

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