BRAZILIAN MARDI GRAS PARTY
February 20, 2007
8:00pm – 1:00am
$12 cover (21 and over)
925 E. Pike St., Seattle, 98122
Break out your Mardi Gras glitter! Join Seattle's red-hot samba band, VamoLá, for its second annual Brazilian Mardi Gras Party on Fat Tuesday at Neumos. Emceed by the Diva of Burlesque, Miss Indigo Blue, the evening will include performances of high-flying capoeira by Roda de Fogo, sizzling samba by the Brazilian band Batuque, sensual salsa by the Johnny Bravo Dancers, and of course VamoLá, with its high-energy drummers and dancers in fantasia costumes and sky-high Rio headdresses. True to form, VamoLá will envelop you in driving rhythms, blurring the line between spectator and performer. And DJ Darek Mazzone of KEXP will be spinning hip hop and Brazilian beats, to keep the night going and your body moving.
Show your best moves in the Fastest Hips in the West Contest, with the winner earning the chance to parade with VamoLá! And a $1.00 raffle ticket will give you a shot at the following prizes:
* A stunning Brazilian carnival headdress
* Gift certificates to Seattle's best Brazilian and Caribbean restaurants
* An individual samba dance lesson
* One month of free capoeira lessons
* A Brazilian gift basket, including CDs, guarana soda, and more
So bring on the mojitos and caipirinhas, and catch the spirit of Brazilian carnival!
For more information, call 206-954-2897 or visit www.vamola.org
Official Website: http://www.vamola.org
Added by Pimenta on January 29, 2007