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Goa Carnival 2017 - Fest & Celebration

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Goa carnival is one of the most exciting celebration of the year. People celebrates this event with great joy and enthusiasm. People in goa available for Carnival and starts preparing it from days before. Celebrated in December, the festival is marked by some amazing dance performances and vibrant music along with various other forms of entertainment. Goa Carnival 2017 also features great plays depicting the culture of Goan in a very unique and interesting manner. 

Last for four days, Goa carnival is all about merrymaking with fashion, dance, music and possessions performed by local and national levels artists. Apart from that, delicious Goan food best served with beverages are the important part of the festival.

History of Goa Carnival Festival

Some 500 years ago when Goa was the colony for Portuguese, goa carnival has Portugal essence in it. Through, Goa carnival festival was introduced by Portuguese only, it is now way too different than how it use to be. Eventually, there still the traces of Portuguese in the celebrations but has more of Goan touch to it. Decked up steamy colors, it is now one of the most awaited celebration of the year in Goa.  

Goa Carnival is an open event that can be joined by one and all. Even tourist in goa can be the part of this wonderful celebration. Marked with immense fun and frolic, Goa carnival is one of the major attractions of this place. So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bag and get ready for Goa carnival.

Goa Carnival 2017 Dates

Dates: 25th February - 28th February 2017 

This 4-day exhibition of fun, gambol, hilarity and festivity covers the complete state and the festivities include a parade of colorful floats and troupes of masked revelers attired in dazzling outfits singing and moving to energetic music that is typically performed live. It offers guests the chance to experience food and culture, through national and local live music performance, entertainment 

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