In case you missed the Carnaval festivities this year in Rio de Janeiro, here are videos of the official broadcast from Brazil. The samba schools will be gearing up in preparation for next year’s Carnaval very soon, so keep posted here as there is always drama in Rio! And, as usual during Carnaval, which in 2013 will take place Feb. 7-12, you should visit this blog for weblinks to the LIVE broadcast from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. But for now, enjoy the videos from some of the major samba schools:
Tijuca The CHAMPIONS OF 2012 CARNAVAL
Salgueiro (aka the Stars of Carnaval because of the number of celebrities associated with the school)
This school came in close second to Tijuca, the champions.