The Brazil Carnival is an annual festival held during the Friday to the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday.
In simple terms, it is the festival celebrated in Brazil every year, 46 days before the Easter festival.
Popular and huge carnival parades led by samba schools in many parts of the Brazil, especially in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo.
Carnival is the most famous holiday in Brazil and has become an event of huge proportions.
In 2013, Brazil Carnival will be held from 9 to 12 February 2013.