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One of the merriest carnivals in Mexico is held in the state of Sinaloa five days prior to Ash Wednesday. It's main feature is the abundance of brass bands. It starts with the sounds of tambora, and for five days the music is heard day and night all over the city. Located on the beautiful Mazatlán Malecon oceanfront this festival offers colorful parades, fireworks and lots of traditional live music.