Top 10 Pre-Lenten Celebrations Worldwide

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Fiesta de los Flores y Frutas, Ecuador

This year the season of Lent begins on February 10th (Ash Wednesday), but before a time of prayer, fasting, and almsgiving, there’s always a party. The National Geographic‘s list of the ten best Pre-Lenten celebrations worldwide here: Top 10 Pre-Lenten Celebrations Worldwide. See pictures above and below of Ecuador’s Festival of Fruits and Flowers. See videos of dancing in New Orleans and more on our Facebook page.

Festival of Fruits and Flowers, Ecuador