Saint Rose of Lima celebration
Next Date: Friday, 30 August 2019
Already in the 17th century Pope Clemente X designated August 30 to Saint Rose of Lima, the patron saint of Lima, Peru, the Americas and the Philippines. And to the present this day is a public holiday in Peru honoring the devoted and selfless patroness.
Each year on the 30th of August a huge number of followers visit the Church and Sanctuary of Saint Rose in Lima and thousands of faithful and worshippers participate in the religious celebrations and festivities in her honor. In the historic city center of Lima a huge procession from the Church and Convent of Santo Domingo to the Cathedral on the Plaza de Armas takes place.
- Friday, 30 August 2019
- Sunday, 30 August 2020
- Monday, 30 August 2021
- Tuesday, 30 August 2022