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A Bit of Brazil in LA

The biggest party in the world comes to the City of Angels, Feb. 28

By Reyna Trevi?o
Published on LatinoLA: February 10, 2004


A Bit of Brazil in LA


Unleash the tribal spirit within your soul and join the celebration along Brazil?s Carnaval as this one of a kind tradition that historically dates back to the early 1900's in Rio comes to Los Angeles!

Let the thumping of the drums vibrate through your body and into the core of your heart and let the magic follow along with nearly 4000 people. This one of a kind celebration brings an actual lineup of the original world renowned Carnaval in Rio. This once in a lifetime event will mark history in Los Angeles celebrating the 20th anniversary of Carnaval in the city of angels.

The event internationally regarded as the most magically colorful and
musically enchanting will take place at the infamous Hollywood Paladium on February 28th and will feature the top talents from Brazil complete with all the beauty, glamour, and color Carnaval is known for.

Among the talent performances will be headliners Harmonia Do Samba, top band straight from Brazil who have sold millions of copies worldwide and premier local talent Badaue in celebration with forty Samba dancers from Rio de Janerio and a special performance by Capoeira Brasil (Afro-Brazilian acrobatic dance- like martial arts act) with anticipated well known celebrities and Miss Brazil 2001, 2002, 2003.

A percentage of the proceeds will go to the Brazilian President Lula?s Zero Hunger Program, a non-profit organization out of Brazil that provides aid to families in need.

Tickets can be purchased at www.brazilexplore.com or ticketmaster after February 1st.

For more information on the event please visit http://www.brazilexplore.com





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