EventsTop things to doAttractionsRestaurantsActivitiesShoppingNightlifeEntertainmentHotelsTours▲ Carnaval in Botafogo & UrcaBarbasOne of the oldest bandas of the Zona Sul parades through the streets with a 60-piece percussion band. Carnaval in Botafogo & UrcaDois Pra Lá, Dois Pra CáThis fairly long march begins at the Carlinhos de Jesus Dance School and ends at the Copacabana Palace. Carnaval in Botafogo & UrcaEmbaixadores da AlegriaA samba school for people with disabilities. See them parade in the Sambadrome on the big Carnaval weekend. Get in contact well in advance if you want to join their revelry.