Carnaval in Botafogo & Urca


One of the oldest bandas of the Zona Sul parades through the streets with a 60-piece percussion band.
Carnaval in Botafogo & Urca

Dois Pra Lá, Dois Pra Cá

This fairly long march begins at the Carlinhos de Jesus Dance School and ends at the Copacabana Palace.
Carnaval in Botafogo & Urca

Embaixadores da Alegria

A 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.