13/02/2018 Culture

Another six Rio samba schools to parade Monday night

The second day of parades in Rio de Janeiro's Sambódromo is to include the shows brought by another six top-ranking samba schools competing for a title in Rio's 2018 Carnival.

 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil .- (Photos taken between Monday 12 at night and today Tuesday 13 at dawn) Parade of Union of the Island on the second day of presentations of the Special Group of Schools of Samba do Rio, in the "sambodromo" Sapucaí , during the night of Monday, February 12 and the dawn of today, Tuesday, February 13.
Tânia Rêgo / EBC / LANA (12/02/2018)
 
 
 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil .- (Photos taken between Monday 12 at night and today Tuesday 13 at dawn) Parade of Union of the Island on the second day of presentations of the Special Group of Schools of Samba do Rio, in the "sambodromo" Sapucaí , during the night of Monday, February 12 and the dawn of today, Tuesday, February 13.
Tânia Rêgo / EBC / LANA (12/02/2018)
 
 
 
 
 

During the night of Monday 12 and already during the early hours of today Tuesday 13 are the parades by Unidos da Tijuca, Portela, União da Ilha do Governador, Acadêmicos do Salgueiro, Imperatriz Leopoldinense, and Beija-Flor de Nilópolis. Another six schools performed on Sunday night.

 
 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil .- (Photos taken between Monday 12 at night and today Tuesday 13 at dawn) Parade of Union of the Island on the second day of presentations of the Special Group of Schools of Samba do Rio, in the "sambodromo" Sapucaí , during the night of Monday, February 12 and the dawn of today, Tuesday, February 13.
Tânia Rêgo / EBC / LANA (12/02/2018)
 
 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil .- (Photos taken between Monday 12 at night and today Tuesday 13 at dawn) Parade of Union of the Island on the second day of presentations of the Special Group of Schools of Samba do Rio, in the "sambodromo" Sapucaí , during the night of Monday, February 12 and the dawn of today, Tuesday, February 13.
Tânia Rêgo / EBC / LANA (12/02/2018)
 
 
 

Samba schools represent favelas and neighborhoods in Rio de Janeiro. They are cultural clubs that bring to their presentations a theme samba song accompanied by heavy drumming. The parades also include floats and exuberant costumes.

 
 
 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil .- (Photos taken between Monday 12 at night and today Tuesday 13 at dawn) Parade of Union of the Island on the second day of presentations of the Special Group of Schools of Samba do Rio, in the "sambodromo" Sapucaí , during the night of Monday, February 12 and the dawn of today, Tuesday, February 13.
Tânia Rêgo / EBC / LANA (12/02/2018)
 
 
 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil .- (Photos taken between Monday 12 at night and today Tuesday 13 at dawn) Parade of Union of the Island on the second day of presentations of the Special Group of Schools of Samba do Rio, in the "sambodromo" Sapucaí , during the night of Monday, February 12 and the dawn of today, Tuesday, February 13.
Tânia Rêgo / EBC / LANA (12/02/2018)
 
 
 
 

On Wednesday, the marks given by judges to the samba schools will be announced, and the winner crowned. In addition to Rio de Janeiro, which has Brazil's most famous samba schools, the city of São Paulo also holds parades organized by samba schools.

 
 
 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil .- (Photos taken between Monday 12 at night and today Tuesday 13 at dawn) Parade of Union of the Island on the second day of presentations of the Special Group of Schools of Samba do Rio, in the "sambodromo" Sapucaí , during the night of Monday, February 12 and the dawn of today, Tuesday, February 13.
Tânia Rêgo / EBC / LANA (12/02/2018)
 
 
 
 

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