The Mas, short for Masquerade is also known as the Parade of Bands. Here are many shots of the various bands that you can click on and blow up to full size. Each band has a theme, and individual units within a band would portray varieties on the theme. Here’s one of the larger bands, Just Friends, with multiple units. Have you guessed their theme yet? There were many sections in this band of around 1200 performers.