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Approximately 4 hours tour, the Rio Samba Schools are associations or social clubs, representing a particular neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro in the annual Samba Parade. They are not samba teaching institutions as their name might suggest. The Rio samba schools are at the epicenter of the Carnival culture in Brazil and much of the “samba world” revolves around them.
In the final months of preparations before Carnival, they hold samba nights (called rehearsals). These popular dance nights are open to anyone to provide entertainment just like night clubs do.