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Brazilian Carnaval Mardi Gras Celebration

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I would like to Invite you all from the Meetup Group to join as at the THE 6th ANNUAL HOUSTON BRAZILIAN CARNAVAL 2013
"The Authentic, Annual Houston Tradition of Brazilian Carnaval erupts on Saturday, February 09, 2013 at
The "G" Lounge

Featuring acclaimed Brazilian-born performers: "Bacanas Brazilian Band" Performing classic Sambas, and spectacular Carnaval beats! Marchinas, Axe, Forro and Frevo!! "Live Percussion with DJ Cassio Duarte & Afro Batuki Mix" "Morena Flor" with Scintillating SAMBA DANCERS Featuring dancers in costumes adorned insequins, beads and feathersand Axe Dance Performance.

"MC for the evening "Walter Velasquez"

HOUSTON— The much-anticipated, annual Houston tradition of Brazilian Carnaval (now in its 6th year) erupts on Saturday, February, 09, 2013 at the well know G Lounge. This celebratory spectacle and authentic demonstration of Carnaval dance, costuming, music, drink and food occurs on the same day as Brazil’s own Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro and Bahia. At the heart of the 2013 celebration is Bacanas Brazilian Band,with top-notch musicians performing sizzling Carnaval beats. The doors open at 8:00 p.m. with LIVE MUSIC.
Also featured Morena Flormoving to batucada rhythms in their feather and sequined “barely there” costumes; an eclectic mix of Brazilian rhythms with the mixing the DJ´S; PLUS authentic Brazilian apetizer's, caipirinhas (Brazilian Traditional drink), and giveaway souvenirs of Mardi Gras beads and masks. Costumes encouraged! Great Prizes for the Best Costume!!
LIVE VIDEO allows audience to witness Carnaval simulcast from Brazil with live feed of the Houston celebration aired on big screens, adding excitement to the Original Carnaval Party in Houston .


If you plan to attend the Annual Houston Brazilian Carnaval please make sure you purchase your tickets online to get the $ 10.00 discount from the regular price of $ 25.00. The discount will not be available at the door on the night of the event. The site for online tickets is http://brazilcarnaval.eventbrit... ( and the code for this Group is meetup. Thanks