Carnival around the world

Performers from the Uniao da Ilha do Governador samba school show off their costumes during carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday, March 4. Carnival is maintaining a frenetic pace as it nears its end in Brazil, with hundreds of roving parties taking over streets.

Performers from the Uniao da Ilha do Governador samba school show off their costumes during carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday, March 4. Carnival is maintaining a frenetic pace as it nears its end in Brazil, with hundreds of roving parties taking over streets.