Haiti’s carnival of flowers
For or against, Carnival of Flowers is a large-scale cultural event that allows to forget a little the sadness of the events of the past, and leaves room for a large gathering where all the layers of society, children and parents , Are delighted to live and share this unique event. It is an opportunity to showcase the culture and riches of this magnificent country called Haiti.
With sumptuous costumes, allegorical floats, lively music and flamboyant colors, Haitians and many tourists from around the world are delighted to attend the most popular party in this country. This carnival is very positive, as it brings international openness, generates positive spin-offs in tourism and is a national cultural pride.
Main periods for the Carnival in Haiti: in February for the national carnival and at the end of July for the Carnival with flowers.
Place: the Carnival takes place in Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti.
Future date: The Carnival of Flowers will be held on July 26, 27 and 28 with musical groups such as T-Vice, Carimi, Kreyol La, Rock Fam, Barikad Crew, Anbyans, K-Zino, Chalè, Koudjay, other. (Source ladiasporahaitienne)
You will find below some beautiful pictures of the Carnival:
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What do you think?
Have you had the chance to participate in this wonderful carnival?