The world’s largest Carnival kicked off on Friday when the mayor of Rio de Janeiro gave the keys of the city to King Momo,its a mythical figure. It is expected that this year’s five-day carnival got 850 thousand tourists visitors. Millions of people from across the country came out on the streets and squares of the city to dance and have fun.
Milton Junior, who was elected this year by King Momo, according to the mythical ruler of the carnival, the mayor of Rio de Janeiro, Eduardo Paes hold the key to the city at the official ceremony , then the five-day carnival begins. According to the experts, the carnival spend 640 million dollars, and involved 250,000 workers.