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a187: re: a184: Date for Carnival in 2002? (fwd)

From: Alexander Newton <anewton@usaid.gov>

The date for Carnival is Tuesday February 12, but the much more interesting, 
festive and safer carnival is the special one in Jacmel, which always happens 
9 days earlier, i.e. Sunday February 3 this year. It starts around noon on 
Sunday and goes on until the wee hours of Monday morning. Groups with 
fabulous papermache masks, streets packed with relatively well-mannered