Rio’s 2017 Carnival Will See 81 Blocos on Last Official Day

The last official day of Carnival 2017 will see blocos throughout the city of Rio, with yet more unofficial blocos set to take place during the day and throughout the week.

By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – In the last official day of 2017’s Carnival celebrations, 81 blocos will take place throughout Rio de Janeiro today. With blocos of all sizes and types happening all across the city, Cariocas and tourists alike will take the opportunity to enjoy the final day’s festivities.

Some of the biggest and most popular blocos are spreading through the city today, with 'Carmelitas' returning to Santa Teresa’s Largo do Curvelo this morning. Also in Santa Teresa, bloco 'Cheiro na Testa . . .

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