In 1889 Brazil finished its monarchy and became a republic but kept 7th September as its Independence Day.
In Brasilia(Capital of Brazil) the day is celebrated at the Ministries Esplanade with a military parade in the presence of the President of Brazil.
Independence Day(Sete de Setembro) is the National holiday of Brazil.
Independence Day honors the birthday of the nation.
On 7th September 1822, Prince Pedro, son of Portugal's king, stood near Brazil's Ipiranga River and made an announcement of independence.