More than 100 events for Holy Week will be held in Quito until April 22, 2022. The Catholic Church commemorates the seven days, the capital will provide a cultural agenda to reactivate tourism.
After postponing it for two years, religious celebrations began again in 2022 Because Of Extreme. The events will be face to face.
Main Easter activities
- Sacred music festival. These events are held from 31 March to 14 April at the Sucre Theater. Admission will be free and will be divided into 11 national projects.
- Palm Sunday procession. The liturgical event will begin on Sunday, April 10, at 9:30 a.m. in the Basilica of the National Voting. The tour will begin on the streets of Venezuela, Manabi, Garcia Moreno, Bolivar and end at Plaza San Francisco de Quito.
- Palm Sunday field mass. At the end of the tour through various streets in the center of the capital, the rally will be held at Plaza San Francisco from 11:00.
- Andes procession. On Tuesday, April 12 at 7:00 pm in the parlor of Puelaro, one of the traditional processions of the residents will be held. Here the pain of the Virgin Mary is remembered and the stations of Via Crucis are remembered.
- Pull the tail. It will be in the Cathedral Church of Quito. The event will take place on Wednesday, April 13 at 4:00 p.m. This ritual has a tradition of more than 500 years and is performed only in the capital of Ecuador.
- 7 church tour. The tour will begin at 18:00 on Thursday 14 April. The main churches they recommend are: Carmen Alto, San Francisco, San Augustine, La Campania de Jesus, the Metropolitan Cathedral of Quito, and the Immaculate Conception.
- The procession of light. On Thursday, April 14 at 6:30 pm, it will begin in the Basilica and end in Santo Domingo.
- The great power of the procession is Jesus. It will be held this Friday, April 15 at 12:00. Participants are expected to visit San Francisco Church, Street Bolivar, Venezuela, Manabi, Vargas, Riofrio, Garcia Moreno, San Francisco Church.
- The procession of the Great South Power Jesus. The same procession will be held on April 15 at the Church of the Virgin del Quinch in La Union, at 12:00.
- Its a blessing Fire It will be held on Saturday, April 16 at 6:00 pm in Central Park, Alangasi.
- The pontifical mass of the resurrection of Christ. The Mass will be held at 18:00 at the Church of Santo Thomas de Aquino in Alangasi.
Information about each Events Quito Cultura and its website See the Quito app On all platforms. The Most There will be a schedule Free.
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Some processions will be outdoor, so no Power Established in these places. On the other hand, religious ceremonies such as Pull From caudas Yes they will make a drive Power For 70% To warn.
It is mandatory to use Mask In all that will happen in Quito. The control agent will inspect that Face mask At the entrance of the church or place where the religious celebration will be held.