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Your Guide to Carnivals around the World

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carnaval de verona
Carnivals

🇮🇹 Verona Carnival

  Italy, Verona
  February 16, 2023 · February 21, 2023

We have to go back to the late Middle Ages to find the origins of the Carnival of Verona, whose original name is Bacanal del Gnoco.
carnaval de annecy
Annecy

🇫🇷 Annecy Carnival

  France, Annecy
  March 3, 2023 · March 5, 2023

If you had to choose a city as a model, Venice is probably your best option. Annecy is known as the Alpine Venice and not just for its Carnival, it has many things in common with Venice.
carnaval putignano
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🇮🇹 Putignano Carnival

  Italy, Putignano
  December 12, 2022 – February 25, 2023

Welcome to Putignano, a Carnival rich with history and one of the most enduring traditions in the world. The floats and festivities in this Italian city are sure to impress you.
carnaval eupen
Belgium

🇧🇪 Eupen Carnival

  Belgium, Eupen
  Feb 16 - Feb 21 2023

Eupen Carnival in Belgium has been celebrated since the 17th Century. Every year thousands of people come together to enjoy life, dance, feast and have fun before the start of Lent
prague carnival
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🇨🇿 Masopust Prague – Prague Bohemian Carnival

  Czech Republic, Prague
  Feb 16 - Feb 22 2023

Colorful parades, performances and exhibitions of artistic skills with lots of people gathered to celebrate one of the best carnivals worldwide.
Aguilas Carnival
Aguilas

🇪🇸 Aguilas Carnival

  Spain, Aguilas
  February 16, 2023 · February 22, 2023

Aguilas Carnival is known as one of the top carnival celebrations in Spain. Situated in the Spanish Mediterranean this winter carnival is famous for fun. Here is everything you need to know about celebrating carnival in Aguilas!
Maspalomas Carnival
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🇪🇸 The International Carnival of Maspalomas

  Spain, Maspalomas
  Mar 9 - Mar 19 2023

Maspalomas Carnival takes place in a resort town in Spain’s Canary Islands. There is no better place to enjoy carnival with wild parties, great weather and beautiful beaches.
carnaval de torello
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🇪🇸 Torello Carnival (Carnaval de Terra Endins)

  Spain, Torello
  Feb 16 - Feb 22 2023

Torelló is a tiny Catalonian town that’s population increases tenfold during carnival! This is because they put on one of the most creative and innovative carnivals in all of Spain.
carnaval de ovar
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🇵🇹 Ovar Carnival

  Portugal, Ovar
  Feb 1 - Mar 5 2023

The city of Ovar hosts every year one of the most important Carnival celebrations of the country, where the most important event for the folklore of Portugal takes place every year.
Carnaval de Nuneaton
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🇬🇧 Nuneaton Carnival

  United Kingdom, Nuneaton
  Jun 11 2023

Nuneaton Carnival brings the whole community together for a fun day out that also raises money for much needed causes!
Carnaval de Woodley
Carnivals

🇬🇧 Woodley Carnival

  United Kingdom, Woodley
  Jun 10 2023

Woodley Community Carnival is an annual carnival that is all about uniting the community. It is a day of fun, joy and community spirit
Carnaval de Bishop’s Stortford
Bishop's Stortford

🇬🇧 Bishop’s Stortford Carnival

  United Kingdom, Bishop's Stortford
  June 17, 2023 · 

Bishop’s Stortford Carnival is an annual carnival that is all about uniting the community. It is a day of fun, joy and community spirit.