2015 carnival event – Recreational holidays in rio de janeiro
Visit the marvelous destination, Rio de Janeiro in brazil, offers you family holiday refreshment during 2015 carnival festival is set to take place on february 13 to 18.
Rio de naneiro is perennially cheerful city, a global icon standing shoulder to shoulder with the world’s other great cities. Carnival season is best time to go and enjoy this amusement place where yourself in a excitment and healthy feeling of rejuvenation. You can spend a unforgettable family holidays in rio, the refreshing destination. Rio Carnival 2015 will be celebrated by over 1 million visitors as well as local residents. With hundreds of street parties and balls there is plenty to do for everyone. Rio Carnival 2015 will culminate when the top Samba schools in Rio compete with each other to put on the best parade extravaganza possible. From the sexy beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema to Rio Carnival and the steamy Rio de Janeiro nightlife, the energy emanated by the Marvelous City of Rio de Janeiro is nothing short of electrifying. Even more exhilarating are the deliciously bronzed and toned samba dancers, the pulsating samba music, the frantic applause of the spectators, and of course, partying at Rio Carnival 2015. Rio Carnival is held every year in the week leading up to Lent and attracts visitors from all across the globe looking to let loose and explore the Carioca Carnival culture. It is inconceivable to think of Rio de Janeiro without thinking of Rio Carnival. Anticipation builds and the excitement grows as the Carnival time gets closer and closer. Bar none, Rio Carnival is the favorite holiday celebration in Rio. The city glows with the smiles and energy of the locals — or Cariocas. Samba music can be heard coming from neighborhoods and favelas all throughout the city and crowds gather to dance and make merry all day and night. It is the inherent spirit of the Cariocas and their true joie de vive that makes Rio Carnival such a glorious success year after year.
2015 Carnival event dates: The Rio Carnival 2015 starts on the 13th of February and go on until the 17th. These dates change every year, it is usually in February and sometimes in March. The Carnival officially lasts four days starting on Saturday and finishing on Tuesday.
Rio Carnival 2015 Events and attractions to enjoy
Rio Scala Balls
Samba school nights
Merry Marking in Lapa
Samba Schools and the Sambadrome
The center of attraction is, of course, the Sambadrome in downtown Rio, where the Samba Parade has been held since 1984. As tourists begin to arrive, the city virtually comes to a halt for all four days leading up to Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent. While the Sambadrome may be the focus of the Carnival, the focal point is undoubtedly the samba schoolsand their vivacious women samba dancers, who are a quintessential part of the Carnival.
The Magic Ball at Copacabana Palace Hotel
This legendary ball is not just the high point of the night but also the most famous Carnival ball; the natural choice for glamour and sophistication. Luxury costume or black tie/evening dress is required, and a number of international and local VIPs are always among the guests. All tickets include buffet dinner and free open bar. There are different tickets for the individual dining rooms. All tickets provide access to all ballrooms. Best value is the standing ticket. Although it has no seat assigned, tables are available in the balcony and other areas close to the buffet.
Fascinating Rio carnival 2015 costumes
The costumes’ creativity, originality, an overall ‘good taste’ and their color schemes are evaluated in this category. Judges look at the individual costumes and their overall effect as a whole. Diversity is important just as much as the costumes’ suitability to deliver the idea they stand for. Most costumes are considered in this category including all the commercial wings, the samba dancers, the percussionists and the Whirling Ladies.
The Complete Family Holiday Package and Ticket price
Explore the Rio Carnival Costumes section to learn how to take advantage of the unique and exciting opportunity to parade down the samba runway with a real samba school in front of 80,000 screaming spectators! Book your Rio Carnival 2015 hotel accommodations from RIO.com’s unparalleled inventory of Rio de Janeiro hotels and hostels and secure your roundtrip shuttle transfer from your hotel or cruise ship to the Sambodromo and back. When you’re ready to head back from the Sambadrome, our shuttles will depart from the Sambadrome gate every hour on the hour after midnight (in between the processions of each Samba School). On a night when you’re not at the unbeatable Sambadrome Parade, dance the night away at one of the legendary Rio Carnival Ballstaking place each night at venues throughout Rio de Janeiro.
Experience the carnival 2015 cruise
All aboard the Azamara Journey for 12 relaxing nights on this Rio Carnival & Argentian Voyage Cruise exploring South America. Your ship departs from Rio de Janeiro and visits 5 ports in 3 countries before returning to Rio de Janeiro. This 4.5 star voyage from Azamara Club Cruises has 1 forward departures. You can join this cruise today for as little as $202 per person/day, twin share.