Home > Sao Paulo's Carnival kicks off with samba extravaganza

Culture
Sao Paulo's Carnival kicks off with samba extravaganza

Description

Sao Paulo, Feb 21 (EFE).- Sao Paulo was filled Friday with joyous celebration, colorful sights and pulsating samba rhythms at the start of its world-famous Carnival. The elite samba schools of Sao Paulo began parading Friday night and continued into Saturday, while a kind of "second division" was doing the same in Rio de Janeiro. (Camera: CARLA SAMON ROS).SHOT LIST: THE SAO PAULO CARNIVAL AT THE ANHEMBI SAMBADROME IN SAO PAULO, BRAZIL.

Added on the 22/02/2020 13:00:00 - Copyright : EFE Inglés

To customise your video :

Or Create an account

More videos on the subject

  • Sao Paulo parade kicks off Brazil carnival season

    Elite samba schools parade through Sao Paulo’s Sambadrome, kicking off Brazil’s official carnival season.

    25/02/2017 - AFP EN
  • Parades And Street Parties Kick Off Brazil's Carnival

    People all over Brazil are gearing up for parades, balls and street parties on the first day of Carnival celebrations. The world famous party in Rio de Janeiro is kicking off Friday afternoon with several street parties expected to draw tens of thousands. Rio's top Carnival parades will happen on Sunday and Monday. Sao Paulo will have its main samba schools taking to their floats on Friday evening. The northeastern cities will feature concerts and street parties.

    24/02/2017 - Wochit
  • Sao Clemente samba school launches second night of Rio carnival

    Members of the Sao Clemente samba school perform during their last night of the Rio's Carnival parade at the Sambadrome Marques de Sapucai in Rio de Janeiro, with dances, colorful costumes and eye-catching floats. IMAGES

    25/02/2020 - AFPTV - First images
  • Rio kicks off Carnival with joyous celebration, samba rhythms

    Rio de Janeiro, Feb 21 (EFE).- Rio de Janeiro was filled Friday with joyous celebration, colorful sights and pulsating samba rhythms at the start of Carnival, an annual pre-Lenten event in Brazil that is dubbed the world's biggest party.The first "blocos" (street parties) started parading on Friday afternoon and attracted thousands of costumed revelers, including one traditional block known as Bloco das Carmelitas whose participants are known for dressing up like nuns.The party took place in the downtown hilltop neighborhood of Santa Teresa where the Carmelitas bloco originated 30 years ago, inspired by the legend of a nun who allegedly escaped from her convent to enjoy Carnival. (Camera: JANAÍNA QUINET).SHOT LIST: THE BLOCO DAS CARMELITAS STREET PARTY PARADES THROUGH THE HILLTOP NEIGHBORHOOD OF SANTA TERESA IN RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL.

    24/02/2020 - EFE Inglés

More videosCulture

Watch video of A 16-year-old French Volunteer Archaeologist Has Found A Human Adult Tooth Dating Back Around 560,000 Years In Southwestern France, In What Researchers Hailed As A "major Discovery" Tuesday. - French teen finds 560,000 year-old tooth - Label : AFP EN  -
Culture

French teen finds 560,000 year-old tooth

28/07/2015 21:22:29