Brazilian carnavAl in Austin -road trip !!!

The best brazilian carnaval indoors in the usa . 37 years running !!!


Carnaval in Austin is one of the biggest Brazilian carnaval celebrations outside Brazil – samba, costumes and wild abandon – Brasileiro style in the heart of Texas.
*** I'll b driving driving there with some friends on Saturday morning so, for those who decide to come , we can all plan to carpool.


This is is my 3rd year attending and trussssst me , is wild!!
Costumes are extremely encouraged but not mandatory. U can also rent or by there in Austin. Here is the link of the event for photos of previous events ( 37 years) , buy tickets and more.
http://sambaparty.com/


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  • janet

    An epic blassssst

    February 3

  • Paul

    I made it to la Quinta. Check in is only after 3. Anyone else he re?

    February 1

  • janet

    For those who have RSVP yes: do u have your tiket for the party? A place to stay ? A ride to get there ? Pls post here if u do so or not , so mayb we can help each other .

    January 31

    • Silver

      Hi Janet ! I'm in austin and would like to meet the group. please call or text me [masked] and leave a contact number you can rcv text. Thank you. I'm excited

      February 1

  • Tameem

    Sorry guys, just knew about a family commitment, still going but not in the morning .

    1 · January 31

    • janet

      Just call me when u get there

      February 1

    • Tameem

      text me yr no

      February 1

  • janet

    Today is the dayyyyyy :). I'm heading out to drop my dog at the pets hotel and meet y'all at Starbucks . I'll b wearing a black dress and cowboy boots. C yaaaa in a few . Ps: we got one more driver :)

    February 1

  • janet

    So who's all meeting at starbucks tomorrow ? We have 2 drivers. Do we still go and wait for the group at Starbucks or not ? Pls post here if we r still supposed to expect u at Starbucks ;)

    February 1

  • Paul

    Got my tickets and a room at the La Quinta. Can share and split if anyone is interested. Just message here.

    I'm leaving from pearland and can drive people TO the carnival but I'm going somewhere else after so I can't bring anyone back.

    1 · January 31

  • Shetal U.

    Sorry, unplanned work activity came up. I will not be able to attend.

    January 31

  • S.Jason

    Hey guys I am sorry to let you know this but something just came up so We,my sis and I cannot join you this time :(( I hope you guys all have a great time .See you on next meetup hopefully ...

    January 31

  • Elizabeth M.

    Hi! Is there still room?

    1 · January 29

    • Tameem

      U can Join me, I'm Driving.

      1 · January 31

    • Elizabeth M.

      Thanks! I decided to make other plans! Look forward to other meetups :)

      January 31

  • Tameem

    Hi,
    this will be my first meetup with the group, i will be driving and have 2 free seats available, So if u like a truck ride with a (smoker: ie ... smoking is allowed at all times and under any situation) just contact me, i don't have any Hotel plans yet, if any body want to share that will be wonderful.

    1 · January 31

    • janet

      Yeayyyyy one more driver . Tameen , we r meeting at Starbucks at 9-930 am tomorrow. Do u mind departing that Houston at that time ? Or would u rather arrange yr own time with whomever rides with u? Pls Imbox me yr cell number. Do u have yr carnavAl tikets yet? Is best to book the hotel b4 u get there, just to make sure there are not full .

      January 31

  • janet

    I have my tiket , have a ride ( passenger ) and sharing a hotel room :). Staying at the la Quinta on 11 street

    January 31

  • janet

    Ok guys tomorrow is our event in Austin. I have found only one willing driver that can only take 3 people. Pls if u are able to drive and offer a ride ( share gas) pls post here . Otherwise , people will just go to Austin individually and meet there .

    January 31

  • Darice H.

    Sorry have previous commitments hope you all have a great time

    January 31

  • Shetal U.

    We will meet you at 9 am at Starbuck near Galleria. There will be two of us carpooling with you. Will there be enough accommodation for us where you have reserved? I know we will have to share the price. Please let me know.

    January 29

    • Paul

      Ok got it..Any good place to get costumes from?

      January 30

    • janet

      I'm getting mine from frankels 2moro ( they have costumes all year round) . Imbox me if u wanna go 2gether . Or u can buy or rent in Austin. They have a huuuuge store there open till the day. Is packeeeeee tho on the day

      January 30

  • janet

    Do we have any drivers ? Have u guys bought y'all's tikets yet?

    January 30

  • janet

    I can only leave sat morning , but some are heading there Friday night . So check out this place , rooms 8 but we can prolly accommodate more , since we staying there 4 such short time . Then we devide the price by however many people stay there . So Friday-Sunday
    https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/720...­

    January 29

    • Paul

      I'm interested. Assuming we get enough. At what time on Friday were you looking to leave?

      January 29

    • janet

      I'm only leaving sat morning doll

      January 29

  • janet

    Hey guys , so since some people were asking abt staying arrangements, I had a look at a few places we can get as a group. U can choose to stay with us or book your own, just let us know here on the page

    January 29

  • Erin

    I would love to be a passenger, are there details on places to stay overnight?

    January 27

    • Kojo

      Erin. I booked a place through airbnb.com. You can give it a try.

      1 · January 29

    • janet

      Hey kojo, I was supposed to book a place from there too. Cool ;)

      January 29

  • janet

    Ohhhhh boy we have mostly passengers and no drivers . Anybody willing to be a driver ? Is a small group but we should need at least 3 or more drivers . Anyyyybody ?

    January 28

  • janet

    If we reach 25 rsvps min , willing to pay cash till Wednesday night m we can get our tikets 28 bucks , 10 off the original price 38. Otherwise , go ahead on the link and buybyr tikets online

    January 28

  • Kojo

    How do we get the discounted tickets?

    1 · January 28

    • janet

      If we manage to get 25 rsvps willing to pay cash by Wednesday night

      1 · January 28

  • Tracy T.

    I would be a passenger.

    January 28

  • S.Jason

    I and my sis are passenger !

    1 · January 26

  • janet

    I'm a passenger

    January 26

  • janet

    **** we need to know how many cars we will have and how many r riding , so write on the events page ,
    * if u will b a driver( taking yr car ) or
    *a passenger ( sharing gas)

    January 26

  • janet

    However we will have to pay cash and in advance at least 3-4 days. I'll c how rsvps go. Otherwise , go ahead and get y'all's tikets online

    January 26

  • janet

    So I emailed the people who r doing this event And if we r able to get 25 rsvps or more they will take 10 bucks off each ticket ( tickets r 38bukcs , we I'll get them for 28)

    January 26

  • janet

    We will carpool from the Starbucks in the galleria ( post oak ) at 9 am

    January 26

  • Shetal U.

    Where would we carpooling from and at what time?

    January 25

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