Colorado Brazil Fest (CBF) is the largest festival of its kind in the Colorado, and also one of the largest in the nation, with 1500-2000 participants each year. Colorado Brazil Fest is hosted by Boulder Samba School, the only organization in the state dedicated to promoting the rich heritage of Brazilian music, dance, and culture, with a track record of engaging thousands of local residents in performances and educational music programs since its inception in 2009.
Friday Aug 9, 6:30PM: Performances with Boulder Samba School’s Bateria Alegria and special guests Luciana Da Silva, Tânia Santiago, Bella Diva, Samba Colorado and Capoeira Canavial. Pearl St Mall (between 13th and 14th St), Boulder. (Free event)
Saturday Aug 10, 11:00AM-4:00PM: Dance Workshops with Tânia Santiago and Luciana da Silva
Saturday Aug 10, 7:00PM, Brazilian Jazz Night with Dexter Payne Quintet and Sonya Vallet and Los Profugos Galacticos at Dazzle at Baurs, Denver
Sunday Aug 11, 1:00PM-5:30PM: Outdoor BBQ and Samba Jam with Michele Castro, Ginga and guests. With traditional Brazilian food (BBQ, feijoada) by Brazilian Catering, Boulder Beer, 2880 Wilderness Pl, Boulder, CO.
Friday Aug 16, 8:00PM: Concert with Mônica Salmaso and Guinga at Broomfield Auditorium, 3 Community Park Rd, Broomfield, CO
September 12, 7:30PM, Brazilian Choro with Danilo Brito at Dazzle at Baurs, Denver. CO