During the summer months, this beautiful district close to La Paz celebrates its own carnival full of glow and joy.
Famous in the Province of Entre Ríos
for its carnivals, Santa Elena
is a city whose parades and floats became popular a long time ago, when by word of mouth, its carnivals gradually became a classic.
called Babiyú and Porasí 2 paved the way for the new Emperatriz and Ita-Porá, and succeeded in surprising both locals and visitors with the traditional parade and other attractions offered by the carnival.
During the weekends of January and February, when the local and guest comparsas
start to parade to the rhythm of the Brazilian samba
music and the candombe
, typical of the Río de la Plata
estuary, the audience mingles and takes part in the dancing as another protagonist of the show, providing the identity that characterizes the carnivals of Entre Ríos
The glowing sequins and colorful feathers tinge the City of Santa Elena with summer. By the river, an amusing, cozy and family show is accompanied with good mate or some spirit to welcome the famed Rey Momo.