Join us for a fun-filled afternoon as we celebrate "Brazilian Day" at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday September 6th 2014 from Noon - 6:00pm. Arizona’s largest and most authentic celebration of Brazilian Independence Day comes back to Scottsdale! The family-friendly festival showcases both indoor and outdoor Brazilian entertainment throughout the day, including live performances and interactive demonstrations of music, dance and martial arts. Visitors will enjoy the sounds of traditional samba and bossa nova, funk, electronica and Brazilian fusion, as well as dazzling displays of capoeira. Among the more than 50 participating performers and instructors are Boca do Rio, Batala LA, Raiz Brazil Dance Company, Axe Capoeira AZ, Axe Folclorico, Lili de Peixinhos, DJ El Dopa, DJ Trop'a, DJ Seduce and more.
Other Brazilian Day Arizona highlights include a Samba Queen contest, children’s corner with face painting and arts activities, and more than 20 vendors. Delicious Brazilian, Argentine and Lebanese foods will be available for purchase, along with the national cocktail of Brazil – the caipirinha – and other beverages.
Brazilian Day Arizona welcomes everyone, young and old, from all walks of life, to join together and celebrate culture, love, freedom and Independence Day the Brazilian way! TICKETS & INFO www.BrazilianDayArizona.com