Série A Samba Schools to Open Rio 2018 Carnival

Six out of thirteen samba schools from the Série A league will be parading at the Sambadrome on February 9th, including Brazil's first samba school Estácio de Sá.

By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In approximately a month's time, Rio will host Carnival, the most famous and most anticipated event of the year for Cariocas, expatriates and visitors. Opening the 2018 Carnival parades will be the Série A samba schools, which this year, will be starring at the Sambadrome on February 9th and 10th.

The Série A group consists in the thirteen samba schools that . . .

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