Mexican pop diva,Gloria Trevi,played at the opening of Cozumel Carnival 2009
on Saturday night.
More than 6,000 people attended the presentation of
the Carnival King and Queen,Jalil Martín Gaeta and Andrea Chacón Nuñez,which
was followed by Trevi's dance and music spectacular.
but much-loved,"Mexican Madonna",brought the house down for more than 2 hours
in her first performance on the island.
The Carnival King and Queen
appeared in full technicolor costume at this "pre-carnaval"
Carnival has over 130 years of history on the island and is held
around this time every year.
This year the weekend of main Carnival
events starts on Saturday,February 21st.
After 4 days and nights of
music and mayhem it will finish on 'Fat Tuesday',February 24th,with dazzling
technicolour processions along Cozumel's downtown seafront.
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