Carnival Calendar 2021

It’s been a long time with no carnivals and I know you all are wondering what is the status of our dear beloved Carnival. The below dates have been announced by their respective tourism boards/carnival groups. Please keep in mind, if cases arise at any location, that particular carnival might be cancelled. Please plan accordingly. 


Cayman ‘Batabano’ Carnival                                                May 8, 2021

Orlando Carnival                                                                    May 30, 2021 

Rio  Carnival                                                                           July 17, 2021

Anguilla Carnival                                                                   August 6, 2021

*Global Carnivalist presents to you the 2021 International/Worldwide Carnival Calendar. This list of carnivals around the world are approximate dates for the concluding festivities. Carnival season may last for over a month prior to the concluding festivities, and the exact dates vary from year to year. If there is a carnival missing or our list is inaccurate, kindly email us at and let us know.

Disclaimer: is not responsible for the cancellation, change of date or venue of events. Always check with the event promoter(s) for accuracy of the information provided herein. We are not responsible for typos, accuracy, and/or other errors and omissions in the information provided by other parties.

Last Updated: April 23, 2021