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Carnival Around the World

Carnival is celebrated all around the world in Venice, the US, Panama and Brazil, just a few of the places we highlighted.

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Mardi Gras in New Orleans

Revelers beg for beads to be tossed from a balcony in the French Quarter during Mardi Gras in New Orleans. The annual Mardi Gras celebration ends at midnight, when the Catholic Lenten season begins on Ash Wednesday and ends on Easter Sunday.

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