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Parades, costumes, music and a lot of fun... that is Carnival! Carnival is a festive season which occurs just before Lent, usually during January and February. Carnival involves public celebrations, parades, school festivals, masquerades, street parties, games, food and lively entertainment. The world's largest carnival celebration is held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with more than 2 million people on the street each day during the carnival. However, many countries worldwide have large, popular celebrations, such as Carnival of Venice, Italy, Belgium, Bolivia, Canada, Trinidad, Tobago, Spain Carnivals and the world famous Mardi Gras celebration in New Orleans, Louisianna (USA).