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Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013

Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
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Cheering samba dancer at the street parade.
Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
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Dancing girl at the main parade.
Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
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Columbian carnival group dancing at "Strøget" which is the main walking/shopping street in Copenhagen.
Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
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Columbian carnival group, one of many carnival groups in Copenhagen mainly with Soutth American themes.
Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
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Lightly dressed participants dancing on a high vehicle moving down the streets in Copenhagen.
Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
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Two dancing girls on a parade wagon moving slowly through the crowds in central Copenhagen.
Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
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Two girls dancing samba on a wagon for the last group at the carnival parade.
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Man dressed up for carnival in a yellow/red costume with feathers.
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Young girl with feathers at the main street parade through "Strøget" in Copenhagen.
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DJs and equipment carried on a wagon for the street parade.
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Samba girl at the street parade.
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Dancing girl at the street parade.
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Woman parading on stilts during the carnival parade.
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Black girl with carnival bodypaint.
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The new location for the carnival is on the grounds of DR - the national Danish Broadcasting. At "DR-Byen" the carnival groups and spectators spend their afternoon and evening with concerts, dancing and relaxing in the sunny weather.
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Small girl playing with an improvised African drum and dance group at the Carnival venue in "DR-Byen".
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An african man improvises acrobatic dancing at the Carnival grounds in "DR-Byen"/Ørestaden in Copenhagen.
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Music stage with audience in "Ørestaden" -a new part of Copenhagen. While many people missed the old Carnival venue at "Fælledparken" -the good weather helped with a good kickoff for a new style of carnival in Copenhagen.
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A children's group in the parade. The first Copenhagen Carnival took place in 1982.
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After the parade, the carnival groups and audience move out to Ørestaden where the same groups entertained on different stages.
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The Carnival in Copenhagen is traditionally at Pentecost. This year it was cut down to 1 day, but the organisers where lucky to have one of the first warm summerdays in Denmark.
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
  • Samba and sunshine at Copenhagen Carnival 2013
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For 31 years the carnival celebration has been a cultural festival for the people of Copenhagen. This year the organisers have been forced to rethink the idea and change the location and duration due to problems with funding.

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