When is Carnival? Carnaval Planner - Brazil
The actual annual
Carnivaldiffer and depend on when it is
Easterin that particular year, as Carnival will be 40 days before Easter. Easter is celebrated on the Sunday following the first full moon in Spring.
According to this, in the years to come
Carnaval Sundaywill be on the following dates:
|2016 :||7th of February|
|2017 :||26th of February|
|2018 :||11th of February|
|2019 :||3rd of March|
|2020 :||23rd of February|
|2021 :||14th of February|
Usually the entire event lasts from Thursday before until Tuesday after, local customs reserved.
hotels in Brazilrequire a multiple day reservation during Carnaval, so keep this in mind while planning your Carnival trip or booking your accommodation.
By the way, it is also great to experience the vibe the weeks before the actual Carnival festival, when public life seems to be entirely occupied with the most important event of the year in Brazil.