Here’s what’s happening on Saturday May 7 2016!!!!
2 MORNING OPTIONS!!!!
10:30-11:00 Bands play at the Parkville (Park Ave near “Parkville Railroad Bridge) and Flatbush (Corner of Flatbush and New Park) CT Fastrak Stations — FREE DAY PASSES FOR THE FIRST 50 PEOPLE AT EACH STATION!!!!
11:00 Fastrak groups board busses to the Wadsworth Atheneum, and join Achievement First Drumming Group and the Trinity Samba Ensemble
12:00 Parade from Wadsworth Atheneum to Mortensen Riverfront Plaza
11:00 At Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, Activities begin and music by Trinity Steel AND Sweet Noyze
WHEN PARADE ARRIVES AT RIVERFRONT:
12:15 WELCOMING REMARKS Plaza Stage with Fernando de Mello Barretto (Consulate General of Brazil in Hartford), Karla Spurlock-Evans (Trinity College), Angel Arce (Connecticut State Representative), and Eric Galm (Trinity College). Other special guests may also appear.
12:30-1:15 Conjunto Antillano featuring Ray Gonzalez (Plaza Stage)
12:30-1:15 Sambeleza (River Stage)
1:25-1:55 Grupo Ghettos (Plaza Stage)
1:45-2:30 Sambusa Band (River Stage)
2:00-2:45 Hartford Steel Symphony (Plaza Stage)
3:00-3:45 Banda Brother Camarada (River Stage)
3:00-3:45 Ginga Brasileira (Plaza Stage)
3:45-4:15 Darren Sheppard and the PHI Pan (Plaza Stage)
4:15-5:00 Gilvan Oliveira Trio (River Stage)
5:15-6:00 Trinity Samba Ensemble (River Stage)