Sat, Oct 28|
12th Annual Brazilian Festival Florida
“A Love Letter to the Amazon Forest and the many Cultures of Brazil”.
Time & Location
Oct 28, 12:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Coconut Creek, 5550 NW 40th St, Coconut Creek, FL 33073, USA
About the event
Since its inception in 2012, the Annual Brazilian Festival in Florida has become the Largest community event in the State, a beacon and symbol of Brazil's rich musical heritage and cultural diversity, showcasing some of Brazil's most iconic artists, promoting multicultural unity, to inspire environmental awareness. An amazing journey into Brazil’s Art, Culture and Tradition featuring International Acts , Samba Dancers, Kids Rides, 100 Exhibitors, and the taste of the Brazilian Cuisine showcased by the food vendors of Broward to offer a dream day in Brazil’s Flavor-land. With each passing year, the festival continues to grow and evolve, leaving an unforgettable and inspiring mark on local music and culture.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida — 06/12/2023 — Brace yourselves for an exhilarating extravaganza as the vibrant culture of Brazil descends upon Florida's most iconic and traditional Community Festival—the 12th Annual Brazilian Festival! Mark your calendars and join us at the illustrious Seminole Casino Coconut Creek for a celebration that promises to ignite your senses and transport you to the pulsating heart of Brazil.
This highly anticipated festival, renowned for its rich heritage, captivating performances, and electrifying ambiance, will take place on October 28, 2023 from 12pm to 11pm. Prepare to embark on a mesmerizing journey filled with music, dance, gastronomy, and a kaleidoscope of Brazilian traditions that will leave you breathless.
Hosted at the prestigious Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, a true symbol of grandeur and sophistication, the 12th Annual Brazilian Festival guarantees an unforgettable experience for all attendees. Immerse yourself in the vibrant rhythms of samba, forro , pagode, country, reggae and pop, the seductive moves of capoeira, and the hypnotic beats of traditional Brazilian music, expertly curated to transport you straight to the vibrant cultures of Brazil.
But the excitement doesn't stop there! Indulge your taste buds in an exquisite culinary adventure, tantalizing your palate with authentic Brazilian delicacies, including feijoada, coxinha, pão de queijo, and more. From traditional street food to delectable desserts, our gastronomic offerings will be a feast for your senses, ensuring that every bite leaves an indelible mark on your memories.
Beyond the captivating performances and tantalizing flavors, the 12th Annual Brazilian Festival is a celebration of unity, diversity, and community spirit. Presented by Florida Power and Light, the Festival serves as a testament to the unwavering bond between the Brazilian diaspora and the Florida community, fostering cultural exchange and creating lasting connections. Florida Power & Light Company works with the communities it serves to make Florida an even better place to live, work and raise a family. That includes supporting events like the 12th Annual Brazilian Festival, which we’re proud to sponsor for the second year in a row. This festival provides our community with family-friendly programming that showcases Brazilian culture, for Broward County residents and visitors to enjoy,” said FPL Director of Corporate Philanthropy & External Affairs for the Broward & Southwest Region.
Whether you are an ardent lover of Brazilian culture or someone eager to explore the vibrancy of a new world, the 12th Annual Brazilian Festival is an event not to be missed. Join us at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek on October 28, 2023 and prepare to be transported to the sun-kissed beaches, colorful carnivals, and pulsating rhythms of Brazil…all of that to Inspire “Environmental Protection and Clean Energy”.
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First Confirmed Line Up (More artists to be confirmed soon).
- The iconic Brazilian folk music band, FALAMANSA, is celebrating its 25th anniversary with the original lineup. FALAMANSA has played a pivotal role in reviving and rejuvenating the "Forro" genre, bringing it back to the mainstream all across Brazil. With each project, they infuse messages of joy, faith, motivation, love, and resilience, while also embracing social and environmental consciousness as the pillars of their artistic vision. FALAMANSA's achievements include selling over 8 million records, releasing 13 albums and 2 DVDs, and winning a Latin Grammy, along with numerous other awards throughout their illustrious career.
- CAJU PRA BAIXO is the latest sensation of Samba and Pagode in the bustling metropolises of Brazil. Embodying the authentic and genuine essence of culture, this talented group emerged from the community slums and has successfully made their mark in the mainstream music scene. With their hard working mentality, heartfelt and captivating lyrics infused with an infectious rhythm, CAJU PRA BAIXO has garnered a massive following of millions of fans. Their music has become a nationwide fever, gaining recognition from critics and amassing over 30 million views on YouTube. In short, attending a 2-hour concert of CAJU PRA BAIXO is an irresistible invitation to dance and celebrate “non stop” the joy of music.
- FERNANDA ABREU embarked on her musical career in 1982 as the lead vocalist of Blitz, the most nationally successful pop-rock band of the 80s. As a pioneer in the dance-pop scene, Fernanda is now hailed as the "mother of Brazilian dance-pop" and the godmother of Funk Carioca, a music style she helped popularize since her first album, which blended influences from samba, sambalanço, disco music, hip hop, funk, and soul. Fernanda Abreu celebrates 32 years of solo career with the electrifying show "AMOR GERAL (A)LIVE," a live recording of her latest project released in 2020.
- THATHI & PATRICIA COELHO "RITA LEE TRIBUTE" - Brace yourselves, because Thathi and Patricia Coelho are embarking on a sensational collaboration, poised to deliver an unparalleled MUSICAL TRIBUTE to RITA LEE that will resonate throughout the realms of Florida. Rita Lee, a beacon of artistic brilliance and rebellious spirit, stands tall as the embodiment of Brazilian rock's vibrant soul. Her magnetic voice and electrifying stage presence have captivated generations, transcending musical boundaries and societal norms. Brazil and the world owe an immeasurable debt of gratitude to this extraordinary artist, whose legacy will forever echo through the corridors of music history
About the 12th Annual Brazilian Festival:
About Seminole Casino Coconut Creek:
Seminole Casino Coconut Creek is a world-class entertainment destination located in the City of Coconut Creek, the International Butterfly Capital, in Florida. With its state-of-the-art facilities, luxurious amenities, and commitment to excellence, it serves as the perfect venue for hosting the 12th Annual Brazilian Festival.
Tickets On Sale @ www.BrazilianFestival.org/tickets
Tier 1 - GA $20, and Vip $60 with Feijoada Included. Price until June 30th.
Tier 2 - GA $30, and Vip $80 with Feijoada Included. Price until September 30th.
Tier 3- GA $40, and Vip $100 with Feijoada Included. Price Until October 27th.
Tier 4 - At the Gate Ticket Prices to be Announced
*Feijoada will be served to VIP guests only, between 1pm and 5pm only.
Address: 550 NE 40th Street, Coconut Creek
Date: October 28, 2023
- Sale ends: Oct 14, 11:50 PM
GA EARLY BIRD TIER 2 (Lote 2)
GA - TIER 2 (Lote 2) - Until JULY 31ST.$30.00+$0.75 service fee
- Sale ends: Oct 14, 11:50 PM
VIP EARLY BIRD TIER 2 (LOTE 2)
VIP - TIER 2 (Lote 2) - Until JULY 31, " FEIJOADA BUFFET INCLUDED FROM 1PM TO 4PM" . Feijoada, the iconic Brazilian dish, is truly a culinary masterpiece. Bursting with rich flavors and textures, it captivates the senses and leaves an indelible mark on every palate. This magnificent creation combines tender black beans, an array of succulent meats such as pork, beef, and sausages, all simmered to perfection in a tantalizing blend of spices and herbs.$80.00+$2.00 service fee
GA EARLY BIRD TIER 3 (LOTE 3)
GA - TIER 3 (Lote 3) - UntiL SEPT 28, 2023$40.00+$1.00 service feeGoes on sale: Oct 15, 12:10 AM
VIP EARLY BIRD TIER 3 (LOTE 3)
VIP - TIER 3 (Lote 3) - Until SEPTEMBER 28th. " FEIJOADA BUFFET INCLUDED FROM 1PM TO 4PM" . Feijoada, the iconic Brazilian dish, is truly a culinary masterpiece. Bursting with rich flavors and textures, it captivates the senses and leaves an indelible mark on every palate. This magnificent creation combines tender black beans, an array of succulent meats such as pork, beef, and sausages, all simmered to perfection in a tantalizing blend of spices and herbs.$100.00+$2.50 service feeGoes on sale: Oct 15, 12:00 AM