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Sep 07

3rd Annual Virginia Brazilian Festival

Posted on September 7, 2016 at 8:39 AM by Communications Department

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With the memories of the Olympics and the splendor of Rio still fresh in our minds, come experience Brazil first-hand. On Saturday, September 17, from 1:00 – 7:00 PM, Viva Brazil Cultural Center and Tucanos Brazilian Grill are hosting the 3rd Annual Virginia Brazilian Festival where the sights, sounds and aromas of Brazil will fill Fountain Plaza at City Center.

With free parking and admission, celebrate Brazilian arts, culture, music, and cuisine in a family friendly and educationally diverse experience. Festivities begin with a Samba Parade and then continue with9_7_carnivalcostume_SC demos and workshops, including fun children's activities. Music and dance are featured on stages throughout the day with a headlining Brazilian band as well as local Brazilian musicians and dancers.

To learn more about the Virginia Brazilian Festival visit the festival website.