Another 45 Blocos Take Rio’s Streets on Last Days of Carnival

By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Although Carnival 2015 has officially ended with Ash Wednesday on February 18th, the party is not over yet in Rio de Janeiro as another 45 blocos will take the city's streets between Friday, February 20th and Sunday, February 22nd.

The highlight on Friday, February 20th is certainly the 'Só Tamborins' Bloco in party district Lapa. The bloco is scheduled to start at 9PM on Travessa Mosquera and then follow Rua da Lapa and Rua da Glória until ending at the Largo da Glória at around midnight. Around 3 . . .

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