At least one corner of Caracas is feeling a splash of Carnival excitement despite the global pandemic that struck when Venezuela was already years into crisis that put a damper on life
Neighbors in a hillside barrio called Antimano stepped into the street to cheer, shout, blow whistles and bang pots and pans while picking their child queen for the upcoming Carnival festivities.
Rosario Gutierrez, 11, won the honor among roughly a dozen contestants. She wore a bright-red dress and blew kisses to everybody in sight as she strutted before a 3-judge panel.
“I totally wasn’t expecting this,” she said, buzzing with excitement. “I’m so happy to see the joy on my friends’ faces.”
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