Carnival Festivities 2020 next to Hotel Madeira
Madeira Carnival is experienced with joy and cheerfulness prevailing in the streets, establishments and private homes between February 19th and March 1st. On Saturday night, the 22nd of February, the colourful and vibrant parade is the main atraction of Madeira Carnival. With over a thousand of participates dressed in eye-catching costumes dancing to the sound of selected choregraphed songs as well as exquisitely decorated floats. On 25th of February, the "Trapalhão" parade (slapstick parade), held on Shrove Tuesday. Participation is open to all. Creativity knows no boundaries and spans from social and political satire, to traditional themes. Participate or not you will undoubtedly be able to share moments of humour.