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AFRICA

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megasite has has a Kenya carnival page

CAPE VERDE

Carnaval celebrations in MINDELO are the most animated in the whole Archipelago. It is a pre-Lenten celebration in February or March.

GHANA 

Accra, Ghana, Africa
A New Year's Eve Carnival.

Also see Canary Islands under Spain

NIGERIA

Nigeria's first Carnival took place in the capital, Abuja, in Nov 2005.


ASIA

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CHINA  


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INDIA  

www.goacarnival.com/
Pre-lenten Colourful processions and lavish floats parade the streets. Singing, dancing and masked people mark the uproarious and flamboyant Goan celebration
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JAPAN  

Tokyo
dot_clear.gif (807 bytes)The huge Annual Samba Parade and Festival  is held each August in downtown Asakusa, Tokyo

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PHILIPPINES  


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TAHITI  

The month-long Heiva i Tahiti festivities in July are to Tahiti what Carnaval is to Brazil and people come in droves to be part of them.

TAIWAN  

Taipei
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"Nearly every night, Taipei pulses until midnight with a carnival atmosphere of bright lights, tasty snacks, and crowds of people" (Editor's note this is a bit of a stretch but Chinese New Year does occur about the same time as Pre-Lenten Carnival and both are ancient Spring celebrations )

AUSTRALIA

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Welcome to the Aussie Samba Homepage !!Samba in Australia || Hot Links || Samba Schools from webmaster: Carlos Ferreira dedicated to Brazilian music, dance and culture in Australia, especially Samba!... this most infectious of rythyms!

Perth

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dot_clear.gif (807 bytes)Carnaval Latino 1999, with more than 500 dancers, 100 drummers, costumed masqueraders, giant puppets and decorated floats, celebrates a melting pot.

Sydney
dot_clear.gif (807 bytes)The 6,000 member  Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras LTD elects a new  fourteen member board annually. World's largest Gay & Lesbian Event
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dot_clear.gif (807 bytes)SunZine is Queensland, from this site you will find information on 10 of the magnificent 14 regional centres throughout our beautiful sunshine state.

Toowoomba
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dot_clear.gif (807 bytes)Toowoomba is the home of THE Australian Carnival of Flowers.

MIDDLE EAST

EGYPT

LEBANON

TURKEY

ISRAEL


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The MOST popular event in Brazil and the entire world, now in Israel! This year, you don't have to cross the ocean to enjoy the magic of the Carnival.
Cocoloco Samba School || [email protected]
Founded in July 1990 in a little department in Tel Aviv, this is a place where the people come to get the "quotation of happiness."

PAKISTAN 

BASANT SUPER CARNIVAL
This well known Pakistan carnival comes in the second week of February, which marks the end of the winter and the beginning of spring.

People all over the country celebrate it traditionally wearing deep yellow colour clothes (colour of mustard flowers which normally bloom in spring). Children even elders all enjoy this festival by flying kites, playing music , dancing, inviting friends and entertaining them with typical hot spicy delicious foods.

TUNISIA  

GLOBAL
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www.worldsamba.org
Perform in the Parade of Champions in Rio de Janeiro for Carnaval 2000. Formally recognized by the Brazilian Government as one of the official events of Brazil's 500th Anniversary Celebration!! Now organizing more by group rather than countries

Global Carnival Calendar by
The only International Guide to Carnivals
Foundation European Carnival Cities (FECC) on Aforum
The only global Carnival organization
Festivalfinder.com [Alternative || Blues || Bluegrass || Cajun & Zydeco || Classical || Country || Eclectic || Folk || Jazz || Reggae & World Music || Rock || Misc. ]
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Maintains its commitment to providing information on music festivals of North American admirably well and does a good job at the same time for Europe and the Caribbean.

Lots of Links
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dot_clear.gif (807 bytes)The ultimate resource for Carnival WWW links, CD's, Biographies, Homepages, Contests, Tour Dates and Sound Samples.

GUIDELINES:  If you know of a web page with a list of regionally organized Carnival or Festival Event links please tell us so we can add it to this growing list. (This is a good way for a Carnival Group or a free web site to get traffic to their site.)
dot_clear.gif (807 bytes)Also, if you are the official web site for a Carnival we wish to know about you and will eventually add your link for free.
dot_clear.gif (807 bytes)We provide additional support to the FECC (Foundation of European Carnival Cities then we have special section in Aforum.com to feature your link.
dot_clear.gif (807 bytes)Can't wait for us? Go ahead and tell everybody about your web site or event on the bulletin board located here under Carnaval.com/FORUM/CarnavalCities/FECC/New Web Sites

 
GUIDELINES:
dot_clear.gif (807 bytes)If you are the official web site for a Carnival, we wish to know about you and will eventually add your link here as well as our image server
dot_clear.gif (807 bytes)We support to the global Carnival movement, and encourage your Carnaval to link with other Carnivals. Since 1997 we have provided web services to the FECC (Foundation of European Carnival Cities at www.carnivalcities.com 
We have many ways you yourself can add a link to your Carnival site including uploading an image at www.carnaval.com/fotos and add-a-link country or city sections for most carnivals.
dot_clear.gif (807 bytes)We define Carnivals broadly but mostly look for an annual parade that celebrates life.


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