Traditionally carnival is preceded by a humorous procession through the streets of the city, during which the King Momo is one of the most obese residents Rio sits on the throne. The king is chosen from among the applicants, the weight of which must be at least 100 kg. In the final procession the mayor symbolically hands over the keys to the King from the city, which he will rule for 6 days.
Friday carnival day will be entirely dedicated to children. 30 thousand young participants from 16 children’s Samba schools at municipal schools will showcase their skills. And on Saturday they will be replaced by 1 thousand 800 representatives of the older generation, the majority of participants over 60 years.
The climax of the carnival will be competition 14 best Samba schools, which will be held on Sunday, RIA Novosti reported.
Each of the Samba schools “League” puts into the preparation for the carnival on average about million, spends on making costumes and decorations up to 40 tons of pressed paper, 80 thousand meters of fabric, 6 thousand liters of paint, and a ton of glue, nails, polypropylene and fire-prevention impregnation.
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People love the holidays. The people are different. Holidays too… In this article we will tell You about the most unusual festivals that exist on our wonderful planet.
Monkey Banquet in Thailand
According to ancient legend, the God Rama gave my friend the monkey king Hanuman land on which is located the city of Lopburi. The monkey king along with his army has won the war and protect their lands. Monkeys in Lopburi are a living legend and main attraction of the city, attracting many tourists from all over the world.
Every year on the last Sunday of November for the monkeys in this town arrange a luxury Banquet. Animal a huge table covered with fruits and vegetables. Thus, residents thank the monkeys for their exploits.
Tomato fight in Spain
La Batalla del Tomate — the annual tomato festival dedicated to the departing flight, which is held in the last week of August.
Like all holidays in Spain Tomato festival is held with music, dancing, fireworks and free refreshments. At the end of the celebration in the Central square tomato fight is held.
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May 24 14:00 to 20:00 in the Alley of Cosmonauts, ENEA family will be held the festival “Bright people”. Carnival costume parade, premiere performances, thematic workshops, colorful art objects and much more awaits you at the festival. In the Central area in front of the monument to Tsiolkovsky held more than 20 workshops. Children and parents will be able to learn the basics of robotics, paper-plastics, the practice of making ceramic products, learn how to create origami, masks and hats for the carnival, dolls and gift cards, to weave beads from felt and more. Here will be located and large-scale dance Studio. Address ENEA: Prospect Mira 119, metro: VDNKH.
May 24 at 10:30 in the Park “Krasnaya Presnya” for children from 2 to 14 years starts first outdoor children’s marathon “Run and scream”. The marathon will be participating charities donate Life and the Jackdaw and the children in your care these funds. The property will be placed boxes to collect funds for the projects funds. The marathon will be divided into three races: children 2 to 5 years, run 300 meters, children from 5 to 8 years – 1000 meters, and children from 8 to 14 years – 3000 meters. To will be awarded to all age separately, that is the best six-year-old will receive his own reward, and the best seven years. In addition to the marathon, Continue reading