Rio City Hall Expects to Host Nearly 500,000 People at Sambadrome

In addition to the Samba Avenue, there will be events at Intendente Magalhães in Rio's north zone, as well as at Terreirão do Samba, and on 76 stages spread throughout the city, plus street blocks and megablocks.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Rio's City Hall expects to welcome almost 500,000 people during the six-day parade at the Sambadrome, located on Marquês de Sapucaí in the city's central region. The daily capacity is 70,000 people in the bleachers . . .

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