The Inti Raymi, known also as the festival of the sun is developed every 24th of june and is the tribute to god sun, is the main feast of cusco and was in the time of the incas
BAJADA DE REYES:
Religious folkloric festival celebrated every january 6 throughout the cusco, especially in the district of ollantaytambo, where there are a feria of crafts and products of the area.
It´s an festival that begins with the party of the compadres in february and culminates with the remate of carnivals, plays with foam, serpentine and unfortunately was waste a lot of water, the peoples of cusco has a very particular way celebrate the day of carnivals with a party and yunsa what is to draw a tree filled with gifts, around which all the participants of the party dance, the person who drops the tree will be who will organizes the party of the next year
SEÑOR DE LOS TEMBLORES:
Religious festivity celebrated every monday holy, where the holy one known as lord of the tremblers is taken away from his temple and gives his blessing in the square of arms of the cusco to all a crowd.
Religious festivity celebrated in the month of may and june, which is to see the most representative crosses of each neighborhood and to accompany with party and dances
Consists of the reconstruction of the inca and artisan bridge of qeswachaca, located above the river apurimac, the people of the area perform a pilgrimage to this area
Religious festival that consists in the pilgrimage of devoted to the temple of the same name in the snow ausangate where they carry offerings and typical dances
Religious festival celebrates in the month of june and consists that the saints of the main churches of the city are meeting in procession in the plaza de armas of cusco where they offer their blessing to the whole city, this festival is also accompanied by local gastronomy, you can eat the plate called chiri uchu or cold food in english that is a very traditional dish in cusco
SEÑOR DE HUANCA:
Religious festivity in honor to the holy of the same name, many faithful come to his church located in the southern part of cusco, taking offerings and in change receiving his blessing.
DAY OF ALL SAINTS OR DAY OF THE LIVES:
Celebrated november 1, it is a religious and gastronomic party, where people eat “lechon” a very typical dish in cusco, on the next day is celebrated the day of the dead and all the population goes to the cemeteries to visit their dead
CHRISTMAS IN CUSCO:
Every month of december is very colorful in cusco, full of christmas decorations and births in the churches, which constitutes a very nice and picturesque epoque, on december 23 and 24, the square of arms is closed to make the santurantikuy which is a fair where peasants, merchants and craftsman arrive to the city to offer their products
NEW YEAR IN CUSCO:
It´s the new trend, every december 31, a large amount of visitors in general come to families and groups of young people to live the experience of spending the new year in the capital of the incas empire and probably in the most energy city of peru . the square of arms is closed and the local government organizes a party for all people.