Carnival 2024 Diary Contest!

Carnival 2024 Diary Contest!
Carnival is here! It's time to celebrate together once again!

As you may know, Carnival is celebrated in 57 countries around the world and dressing up, playing music and partying are some of the common things these places have in common.

The Carnival of Santa Cruz de Tenerife in the Canary Islands, Spain, holds the Guinness World Record for the largest carnival parade. The festivities are known for their lively music, colorful costumes, and the election of the Carnival Queen, a highly anticipated event featuring elaborate outfits.

The Barranquilla Carnival in Colombia is famous for its unique combination of African, Indigenous, and Spanish cultural influences. One interesting tradition is the "Battle of the Flowers," a grand parade where participants throw flowers and engage in a colorful and lively procession.

Goa, in India, celebrates Carnival with a blend of Indian and Portuguese influences. One notable element is the inclusion of traditional floats, extravagant costumes, and the vibrant "Red and Black Dance," symbolizing the colorful and dynamic spirit of the festivities.

The biggest party on Earth brings tradition and fun to everyone who decides to participate!

If you could choose any location globally to immerse yourself in Carnival festivities, where would it be, and what unique elements of that celebration draw you to it?

What would your ideal outfit to celebrate carnival?

In the spirit of enjoying Carnival with others, if you could bring anyone, living or historical, to celebrate with you, who would it be?

Participate until february 24th for a chance to get Stardollars!