Event Name : Rio Carnival 2017 Venue : Rio de Janeiro Start Date : Friday, 24-Feb-2017 End Date : Saturday, 04-Mar-2017
Brazil is home to many carnivals and ceremonies around the year. The most prominent of them all is the Rio Carnival that is generally a four day gala event celebrated 40 days before the Easter and celebrated in Rio de Janeiro, capital of Brazil.
This happens to be the benchmark against which every other carnival is compared and one of the most interesting artistic events on the earth.
This event carries lot of significance as it not only provides entertainment for many people around the world but it also gives a chance to learn about the true culture of Brazil. It is an event where celebrations are all round. People sing, dance and enjoy themselves.
Rio Carnival accommodates various events under its periphery like Samba Parade, Carnival Ball, Street Parties, Street Bands, Community Rehearsals and many more.
The Samba Schools play a major role in the merry making as they pick theme, work on lyrics and choreography for an around entertainment of the spectators that goes as high as 500,000 every year.
The Carnival bands consist of an orchestra. The operation mode of these bands are simple but once they get going it compels the onlooker to groove with them!