Grande Rio Samba School Ready for Rio 2018 Carnival

Honoring Brazil's most iconic TV presenter, the school from Duque de Caxias is the fifth to star at the Sambodrómo in Carnival 2018.

By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Sunday, February 11th, Grande Rio samba school will be the fifth from Grupo Especial to walk on the Sambódromo. Expected to parade at 1:35 AM (already on Monday), the Duque de Caxias-born school is hoping to thrill the audience with a samba that pays tribute to Chacrinha, one of the most unique TV presenters Brazil has ever had.

Grande Rio participates in the Grupo . . .

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