In this article Steven Bennett tells us about one of the few Carnivals that happen during christmas time!
Ms. Marsha Smith is the only woman in Belize who knows how to specially prepare the mud and has closely gaurded her secret of making the smooth, silky and colorful mud that is used in Belize's Jouvert.
Creole Culture is often thought of as one, unifying type of culture. In reality, Creole is a culture shared by people living in completely different corners of the globe.
The state of Bahia is said to be the birthplace of Carnival in Brazil However, in Salvador the phenomenon of samba schools and a parade is unknown. In Salvador, the centre of attention is the so called Trio Elétrico, creating the biggest street party in the world, according to the Guiness Book of Records.
Just before dawn on Saturday, a massive crowd gathered in the area of the Belcan Bridge for Jouvert. The event has grown by leaps and bounds and this year, the event was certainly the biggest in its history. Duane Moody was there for the event.
That flying paint can only mean it's Carnaval in Belize. Check out this delightful look at the Mardi Gras madness on Jouvert Morning in Belize.......
IO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – With the 2015 Rio Carnival more than four months away (official dates are February 13 – 18th), organizers recently started the sales process for seating during the internationally renowned samba parades held annually at Rio’s Sambódromo.