Masquerade Carnival Balls - Carnaval Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro Carnival ballsare more intimate costumed parties, usually indoors. They tend to be relatively upscale, with the formal
Magic Ball at the Copacabana Palaceas the most famous (and expensive).
There are many other affordable balls throughout Rio de Janeiro as well, organized every night of the
Carnaval week. Some are aimed at
gayswith the ball at Le Boy (Copacabana) as the most extravagant.
In general, about two weeks in advance tickets go for sale for all
Rio de Janeiro Carnaval balls. Check out the schedules for venues, rates and dress codes..