Saturday, May 3rd 2014, 11am – 6pm — Free Admission
Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, 300 Columbus Blvd., Hartford, CT 06106
Samba Fest is a community festival that strives to bring attention to Hartford’s cultural diversity throughout the Central Connecticut region.
Musical Performances, Dance Workshops, and other activities!!!
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
11:00 Trinity Steel Band
Noon Samba Parade – everyone invited to join!
12:15 Welcoming Remarks
12:30 Hartford Steel Symphony
1:15 Nanny Assis – Brazilian Jazz
2:00 Maculelê Dance Workshop
2:30 Nation Beat – Brazil meets New Orleans
2:45 Samba Dance Workshop
3:30 Capoeira Dance Workshop
4:00 Ivan Vilela U.S. Debut! – 10-string guitarist from Brazil
5:15 Trinity Samba Ensemble with Ginga Brasileira