Carnival Parade in Belgium

People parade during the 92st edition of the carnival parade on February 23, 2020 in the streets of Aalst, Belgium. The Aalst Carnival is a 600 year old festive ritual that takes place every year in Aalst, it lasts three days from the Sunday preceding Christian Lent. Inscribed in 2010 on the representative list of the intangible cultural heritage of humanity of UNESCO, it was withdrawn in December 2019, no longer meeting the criteria for inscription - Photo by Thierry Monasse/ANDBZ/ABACAPRESS.COM |