Carnival in Russia, also known as Maslenitsa, is a celebration that takes place every year before Orthodox Lent. Children and adults celebrate the holiday with great excitement, as it represents the farewell or end of winter and opens the way to spring.
La Semana Santa in Antigua is a celebration that takes place all year round from Friday of Sorrows to Good Friday. Holy Week is one of the biggest and most awaited events in the country due to the large Catholic population located in the area.
Mardi Gras is a typical southern celebration in the United States, so the vast majority of states do not celebrate it. However, some bars, clubs and restaurants in New York maintain the custom by holding small parties during the month of February.
The Estarreja Carnival is a celebration held annually in the city of Estarreja, Aveiro. These carnivals have become one of the main events in the district, taking place since the 20th century and counting on stiff competition between the differentsamba schools that perform in the carnival festivities.
The Tallinn Carnival or Tallinn Carnival Parade is a celebration held every year in the capital of Estonia, Tallinn. It is a celebration whose purpose is to elaborate a cultural exchange between Brazil and Estonia.
El carnaval en Ostende es una celebración que se lleva a cabo todos los años al norte de Bélgica. La celebración es un conglomerado de actividades y entretenimiento en el que se pueden encontrar la coronación de los Reyes de Carnaval unción de fuegos artificiales, prestaciones musicales y teatrales, actividades para los niños y el Gran Desfile.
The carnival "Alegria por la vida" is a celebration that takes place every year in the city of Managua, Nicaragua. The carnival of Joy for Life is a festival that encourages Nicaraguan culture through different cultural manifestations, such as dancing, music, dress and food.
Carnival is a celebration that occurs every year in the town of Český Krumlov, Czech Republic. The festivities are a time of distraction and of conviviality among the locals, which is why a large number of activities and events are held in the company of musicians, artists and masked participants.
Rijeka Carnival, also known as Riječki karneval, is the most anticipated carnival celebration in Croatia, taking place in Rijeka. During the festivities, a huge number of events are held that exalt Croatian culture and celebrate the carnival festivities in a special and unusual way unlike any other on the European continent.
Stockholm Carnival is an annual celebration that has been held for 27 years in the city of Stockholm, Sweden. This celebration is held by a private company that provides all the typical elements of a carnival party in Brazil, including dancing, drinks and music.
The Ensenada Carnival is a celebration that takes place every year in Baja California, Mexico. This carnival is a tradition that has been celebrated for 100 years, being held since 1950 without interruption.
The Tlaxcala Carnival is a celebration that takes place every year in the state of Tlaxcala. The festival is one of the most important folkloric and cultural events for the state, since typical dances of the Tlaxcalans are performed.