Quito, the capital of Ecuador, is a city of history and culture. Its historic center was declared a World Cultural Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1978 and boasts numerous tourist attractions, including colonial churches, picturesque squares, and fascinating museums. But what makes Quito unique are its cultural celebrations. Throughout the year, traditional festivities showcase the best of Ecuadorian culture. Let’s explore some of Quito’s most notable celebrations and how you can be part of them.