Carnival of Santiago de Cuba
March 18 - March 24
The Santiago de Cuba Carnival is the biggest, most traditional, and most well-known carnival in the whole country. Cubans celebrate their culture, history and community in vivid color through drums, dance and parades. The event is punctuated by the Cuban National Holiday of July 26th.
Dates may vary so, please, get in touch with Captivating Cuba for the latest event updates if you are considering to attend. The city gets busy during the Carnival so popular hotels like the Melia Santiago de Cuba and Casa Granda may get fully booked if arrangements are left until the last minute.