Last night saw a fantastic finale to many Carnivals in Mexico for 2010.
On "Fat Tuesday" thousands turned out to dance in the streets and watch
the boisterous parades.
From Veracruz,to Chetumal to Cozumel,Mexican
town squares were packed for the official closing events for this year's
Carnival and prizes were presented to outstanding Carnival participants,from
groups of children to teachers and animals.
In Cozumel,the week of main
Carnival events concludes every year on 'Fat Tuesday' with dazzling technicolour
processions along the downtown seafront.
After the seafront extravaganza,
the music keeps playing and parties continue well into the night. Costumed
revellers battle in dancing competitions and bands play live music around the