« My mother asked me to participate in this party, I was 14 years old, and now I am capitão (captain), but I can not stand it any longer, I will pass my place to someone else. » - Eldertrudo Milo, 83 years old The São Sebastião festival is the major cultural event in Helvécia. A traditional festival brought by Europeans, replaying the medieval struggle between the Moors and the Crusaders. The blue team represents the crusaders, and the red represents the Moors. Helvécia, Bahia, Brazil, January 2016.