Venda Nova do Imigrante
|Venda Nova do Imigrante|
Location in Espírito Santo state
|• Total||185.9 km2 (71.8 sq mi)|
|• Density||130/km2 (330/sq mi)|
|Time zone||BRT/BRST (UTC-3/-2)|
Venda Nova do Imigrante is a municipality, with a capital of the same name, in east central Espírito Santo, Brazil. Created in 1989, by separating from Conceição do Castelo, it stands at a height of 630 meters above sea level. Its population was 23,744 (2015) and its area is 185.9 km².
It was mainly colonised by northern Italian immigrants and still holds Italian-themed festivals such as the Polenta festival and wine festivals. Other such traditions still held on to are traditional Italian dancing and choral singing, often seen during such festivals.
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