Praia / Carnaval: Pre-school children liven up streets of the capital with lots of imagination and color

Praia, Feb 24 (Inforpress) – About 700 children from three kindergartens in the country’s capital paraded Sunday afternoon on Cidade de Lisboa Avenue, giving the audience a lot of imagination, revelry, color, music and animation.

This year, the King Momo party for the little ones had the participation of the Suzy and Catly kindergartens and all the kindergartens from the City Hall of Praia.

The start was in charge of the Suzy kindergarten, which portrayed the theme “Fruits and Vegetables”, where a hundred children were divided into 13 wings and dressed in bananas, oranges, strawberries, cherries, cashews, pineapples, grapes, mangoes, pears, apples, carrots, eggplants, squashes and tomatoes.

The principal, Suzete Gomes, explained to Inforpress that with the choice of the theme they intended to encourage the little ones to eat more of these healthy foods. The Catly kindergarten followed, with a float that featured the figure of a whale depicting the history of whale fishing in the United States of America, by Cabo Verdean fishermen.

According to the principal, Alice Monteiro, the theme for this year was the “Sea”, where the 120 revelers were divided into 10 wings representing fish, turtles, shells, sharks, live algae and a wing of mandingas.



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