The Carnaval is the biggest event in the Brazilian festive calendar, even more than the football finals.
The Carnival in Brazil is a major part of Brazilian culture. It is sometimes referred to by Brazilians as the “Greatest Show on Earth”. – Wikipedia
In 2017, the public holiday (Carnaval Tuesday) is on the 28th February, but the event goes from the 24th February to 1st March. In some Brazilian States, it will last longer than a week.
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