Peru Event & Entertainment Calendar

Throughout the year countless cultural festivities, religious ceremonies and processions, food fairs, local music festivals and even military parades are celebrated in Peru. Recently the country as well became increasingly popular with international artists that not only visit to see Peru’s principal attractions but also give concerts for their Peruvian fans. And over the past years Peru additionally developed a vivid motor sports scene with regular (off-road) racing events and turned into a recognized venue for international conferences. Adding to that exhibitions, theater, ballet and cinema presentations and events in bars and restaurants there is actually something on for everyone nearly every day. While most big happenings are in and around Lima, lots of festivals, religious celebrations, and events are in other Peruvian cities and in the provinces.

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Culture

Indigenous cultural celebrations and festivals, Peruvian art & craft fairs, circus performances, lifestyle events, contemporary cultural happenings

Food & Drink

Gastronomic events, festivals and fairs

Religion

Religious festivities, celebrations and processions

Festive Days

Special days on which Peru celebrates including non-religious public holidays and national days

Nature & Tourism

Tourism weeks, adventure tourism festivals, botanic fairs and events for nature lovers

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Jun
2021
Thursday, 24 June 2021
Each year on June 24, a few days after the winter solstice in the southern hemisphere, the largest and most important festival of the Inca Empire, the Inti Raymi or Festival of the Sun, is celebrated in Cusco.
28
Jun
2021
Monday, 28 June 2021
A large part of Peru’s heritage and national identity is reflected in the country's diverse cuisine. So it’s no wonder that Ceviche, also spelled Cebiche, which is considered Peru’s national dish, has its very own national day on June 28.
29
Jun
2021
Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Christians around the globe celebrate St. Peter and St. Paul’s day on June 29. In Peru this day is a public holiday on which mainly the faithful in coastal communities and cities honor these two saints in special masses and processions.
16
Jul
2021
Friday, 16 July 2021
Festivals in honor of the Virgen del Carmen are celebrated in various regions in Peru on or around July 16. The festivities include processions, street parades with traditional and indigenous dances, music, colorful costumes and lots of Peruvian food and drinks.
18
Jul
2021
Sunday, 18 July 2021
Every year on the third Sunday of July Peruvians celebrate one of their beloved and most consumed dishes: Pollo a la Brasa.
25
Jul
2021
Food & Drink
Sunday, 25 July 2021
Since 1999, Pisco, Peru's national drink and famous grape brandy, has its very own day of celebrations
28
Jul
2021
Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Fiestas Patrias, Peru’s National Holidays, are probably the most important and most enthusiastically celebrated event of the year in Peru.
29
Jul
2021
Thursday, 29 July 2021
As part of the official celebrations of Peru’s National Holiday, the Fiestas Patrias, on July 29 the Great Military Parade of Peru is held in Lima in honor of the Peruvian Armed Forces and National Police of Peru.
01
Aug
2021
Sunday, 01 August 2021
On August 1, Peru and here especially the southern highland regions of the country, celebrate National Alpaca Day honoring the small, fluffy camelid and the challenging work of generations of Alpaca breeders
01
Aug
2021
Sunday, 01 August 2021
In Peru, and here especially in the Andean highlands, August 1 (and actually the entire month of August) is dedicated to Pachamama, next to the sun god Inti probably the most important and worshiped deity in the Inca culture.

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