carnival

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a festival marked by merrymaking and processions

a frenetic disorganized (and often comic) disturbance suggestive of a large public entertainment

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a traveling show

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This was the first time that I had ever seen the Carnival Parade and I was most impressed to see that the local population was present, either supporting the parade, or taking part.
A huge crowd |turned out in Kenilworth to enjoy the carnival parade and all its colourful characters.
Seventeen representatives from the Seychelles marched alongside hundreds of joyous German revellers in this year's Rose Monday Carnival Parade in the city of DE-sseldorf, watched by over 1.
Closing/award ceremony, Animal Carnival Parade, exhibitions).
At the carnival parade, the Germans did not show mercy toward Greece, that few years ago gave a note to our Ministry of Foreign Affairs, reacting that the funeral of Greece was presented at the Vevcani carnival two years ago.
What the (financial) crisis needs is carnival and madness" is the motto of the events that start on the Shrove Thursday (7th March) with the Carnival King entering the town in a festive atmosphere, then the children's parade, the various Serenaders' shows and finally the Grand Carnival Parade which takes place on the last Sunday of the Carnival festivities.
The carnival parade sets off down the high street at noon.
Carnival Parade - Theme: It Gets Better The event starts with the return of the Pride Carnival Parade which sets off at 12 noon on Saturday, June 2, from Victoria Square, in the city centre, with floats, feathers and sequins.
London, Feb 22 ( ANI ): A reveller donned a giant inflatable costume depicting Wayne Rooney, for Brazil's carnival parade season.
FEEL THE RHYTHM The Waterville Primary parade; right, pupils Chloe Lockhart, Shay Sawyer, Kieran Adamson and Charlie Brown ON THE MARCH Pupils from Waterville Primary School in North Tyneside take part in a Caribbean carnival parade yesterday
Events got under way with the MAS Carnival parade, while music fans in Cardiff Bay were later treated to a performance by reggae headliners Chaka Demus & Pliers - the first Jamaican act to have three consecutive top five hits in the UK.
A senior police officer who took part in a carnival parade dressed as al Qaida leader Osama Bin Laden has lost his job working in Afghanistan, the Foreign Office said yesterday.
During a Carnival parade, a singer from Porto da Pedra samba school performs at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Rio de Janeiro's carnival parade, a four-day extravaganza which attracts people - and stars - from all over the world, is a colourful assault on the senses, with samba-dancing revellers in bizarre costumes turning the city into a moving celebration of life
Here are a few of the traditional masks people might wear in the carnival parade.