Saturday, July 25, 2009

Summer Carnival Rotterdam (Netherlands)

Photo and copyright: Bas Czerwinkski
Summer Carnival is a yearly 3-day Caribbean Carnival in the city centre of Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Summer Carnival, similar to the carnival in Rio, is a huge event where at least 900.000 visitors come from all over Europe to dance to the latin music and look at the colourful and amazing costumes and floats in the big street parade. On Saturday the big Street Parade emerges in the city centre. The street parade is on July 25th.

Summer Carnival Rotterdam

Next stop, the Notting Hill Carnival in London (30 - 31 August 2009)

The winner of the battle of the drums 2008


  1. Hi Afro-Europe
    I've found a website that has some great video footage created by the members of the various carnival disciplines that make up the carnival community steel pan,calypso, mas bands sound systems.
    Together they create a unique and fantastic event.
    Check it out

  2. Carnival, thanks for the information!


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