South America Festivals and Holidays during May

Country Month Date When Festival Location
ArgentinaApril/MayBuenos Aires Book FairBuenos Aires
BoliviaApril/MayEvery 2 yearsThe Baroque Music FestivalChiquitos
ColombiaApril/MayEnd of April - Start of MayFestival de la Leyenda VallenataValledupar
ArgentinaMayOpen for 1 monthArte Buenos Aires - Contemporary Art FairBuenos Aires
ColombiaMayFestival Iberoamericano de Teatro (Theatre Exhibition) and ParadeBogota, every 2 years
VenezuelaMayLa Cruz de Mayo (May Cross Celebrations)Caracas/National
ChileMay1Dia de los Trabajadores (Labor Day)National
EcuadorMay1Labor DayNational
PeruMay1Labor DayNational
PeruMay1 - 7Ritual Pilgrimage for the Snow StarCusco
UruguayMay1Dia de los Trabajadores (Labor Day)National
VenezuelaMay1Dia de los TrabajadoresNational
PeruMay2 - 4Alarcitas Handicrafts Fair Dia de Santa CruzPuno
ParaguayMay15Independencia Patria (Independence Day)National
ChileMay21Dia de las Glorias Navales (Navy Day)National
EcuadorMay24Battle of Pichincha ParadesNational
BoliviaMay/JuneLate May or early JuneSenor del Gran Poder (Feast Day of the Almighty Lord)La Paz