The Hollywood carnival took place last weekend with several major fetes in and around the Hollywood area, as well as a parade of the bands along Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Several local soca artistes, including Machel Montano and reigning Groovy Soca Monarch Swappi (Marvin Davis), performed during the several days of events leading up to the parade.

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