Carnaval Dominicano 2012 Approaching

Carnival time is fast approaching. The month of February /febrero is full of all sorts of celebrating. Each weekend many parts of the country have their own celebrations with parades and more. The parades are crazy good times with beautiful and frightening masked and decorated humans and other things.
carnival mask close up
Some of the history and traditions I have learned about the Dominican Carnival is here.

Each town has their special type of masked being. This information about the masks are here on the web site, Carnival Characters.

Also on these linked pages are tons of pictures of the Carnival. This page has links to many picture slide shows and videos of past carnivals.

Common to Dominican Republic and visit us for Carnival Domincano! An experience you will never forget.