South America Festivals and Holidays during March

Country Month Date When Festival Location
ArgentinaFebruary/MarchEnd of February to early March for over 1 weekBuenos Aires Tango FestivalBuenos Aires
ArgentinaFebruary/MarchFiesta Nacional de la Vendimia (Celebration of Wine)Mendoza
BrazilFebruary/MarchThe two weeks before Ash WednesdayCarnival in PernambucoRecife and Olinda
UruguayFebruary/MarchCarnaval and Las LlamadasMontevideo, National
VenezuelaFebruary/MarchCarnavalNational
GuyanaMarchPhagwah
ArgentinaMarchLasts for 9 daysTilcara Carnival FestivalTilcara
ArgentinaMarchEarly in MarchFestival del Vinador (Wine Festival)La Rioja
BoliviaMarchSecond Sunday in MarchPujllayTarabuco
ColombiaMarchThe Cartagena International Film FestivalCartagena
ParaguayMarchSemana Santa (Holy Week)National
UruguayMarchSecond week of MarchLa Fiesta Patria Gaucha (The Festival of the Gaucho Culture)Tacuarembo
ParaguayMarch1Cerro CoraNational
PeruMarch7 - 17Grape Harvest FestivalIca
SurinameMarch/AprilEnd of March or beginning of AprilAvond Vier DaagseParamaribo
ChileMarch/AprilSemana Santa (Holy Week), Palm Sunday (Domingo de Ramos)National
ChileMarch/AprilFirst Sunday after EasterFiesta de Cuasimodo or Correr a Cristo (Run to Christ)Santiago, National
ColombiaMarch/AprilIbero-American Theater FestivalBogota, every 2 years
PeruMarch/AprilMid-March to early AprilSemana SantaNational, Ayacucho
VenezuelaMarch/AprilSemana SantaNational

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