Drop By Brazil’s Carnaval On Google+ And YouTube
Google is bringing everyone the sights, sounds and energy directly from the streets of Salvador.
This year, Brazil’s Carnaval will be hosted on Google+ and YouTube, giving the local event a global audience. Viewers around the world will be able to see the festivities, chat with bands and watch live celebrity interviews.
From February 16th-21st, anyone will have the chance to experience the sights, sounds and energy of the Brazilian Carnaval directly from the streets of Salvador. On the Carnaval YouTube channel, there will be access to a live transmission of the streetfest and videos of bands who have travelled to the city. An integrated map will offer users the chance to chat with others watching at the same time.