Indigenous New Year

Rural Zones of Temuco, Araucanía Region.

The night of June 24th celebrates the indigenous New Year, a time to give thanks to the earth for its fruits and warmth. Additionally, The “We Tripantu” or “return of the sun”, takes place in various …

San Pedro Celebration

Fisherman’s Cove, Valparaíso, Valparaíso Region.

It’s one of Chile’s most traditional activities in which the fishermen give thanks to Saint Peter, their patron saint. The celebration is accompanied by food and drink from the area where seafood is …

La Tirana Festival

La Tirana, Tarapacá Region

More than 200 thousand tourists and pilgrims greet the Virgin of Carmen amidst the diablada or the devilish one. It’s known as the carnival where the locals dance to expel the demons from their town. In …

Santiago International Film Festival (SANFIC)

Santiago, Metropolitana region.

The country’s principal film festival gives an exhibition of international films in addition to the most recent national films which compete for the title of the festival. The competition also is known for …

National Holiday

All regions of Chile

El 18 de septiembre, todo Chile conmemora un año más desde la primera junta de gobierno nacional. La celebración que dura algunos días, siempre va acompañada de distintas comidas típicas como empanadas, …

Valdivia Film Festival (FICV)

City of Valdivia, Los Ríos Region

Celebrated since 1993, this festival looks to unite the most recient films from national and international cinematography. The event also brings together important personalities from the film industry, …

La Corrida

Villa Ñirehuao, Coyhaique, General Carlos Ibáñez del Campo Region

This celebration bids farewell to the agricultural year, where the ranchers and farmers from the area participate in Chilean races, rodeos, ramadas or traditional celebrations, in addition to typical Chilean …