Two events each day and one each night
All events are free, no tickes, no gate passes
One Miliion participants.See why we are the biggest!
Theme: Rivers People, People of The Future !
Carniriv is Africa's biggest and oldest street carnival. With a participation of over 2 million people, the carnival is a blend of culture, tradition, fashion and lifestyle fused together to showcase the rich heritage of Africa.Read more now
Carniriv holds in Port Harcourt, The Garden City and Capital of Rivers State in Nigeria. Port Harcourt is also the Oil hub of Africa with a rich affluence of beautiful landscape and an abundance of variety of sea foods and a wave of sea routes. .Read more now
All Carniriv events are free and open to all and sundry. Participation in the freestyle parade is by registration with a band. Rehearsals are organized by various bands and supervised by officers of the Rivers State Tourism Development Agency, organizers of Carniriv.Read more now
Where beauty meets culture.