[Miami, October 11. Image via Getty]

MIAMI - OCTOBER 11: A dancer wears a costume as she participates in the Miami Carnival on October 11, 2009 in Miami, Florida. The Miami Carnival has been an annual event since 1984. It has grown from a small neighborhood festival to an international event bringing live bands and calypsonians from the islands. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)