Los Angeles – Brazilian Nites Productions, presenters of the top Brazilian musical talent since 1989, presents The 21st Annual Brazilian Summer Festival – this Father’s Day – Sunday, June 15 at 5:00 p.m. at Hollywood’s Ford Amphitheatre. This special event celebrates the opening weekend of the 2014 FIFA World Cup (taking place in Brazil starting June 12) with live music and soccer themed entertainment, dancing and costumes.
The Brazilian Summer Festival brings the heat and energy of Rio, Bahia and the Northeast of Brazil to Los Angeles, with the eclectic sounds of Afro-Brazilian band BatukAxe with special guests Batala L.A., performing songs fused with Reggae, Brazilian and Latin influences, and the band MÔFO performing traditional forro style music. The Summer Festival lineup also includes: DJ Chris Brazil & DJ Potira spinning Brazilian dance hits, the powerful drumming of Samba Da Mudança Samba School and the intoxicating dance of Raiz Brazil and Samba and More Samba Dancers.
The Brazilian Summer Festival made its debut at the Ford Amphitheatre in 1994, the year of the FIFA World Cup in Los Angeles. Now, 21 years later, Brazilian Nites Productions continues the celebration of the World Cup on the opening weekend of the World Cup in Brazil. Guests are invited to wear their Brazilian colors and fully experience the Ford’s beautiful outdoor atmosphere by bringing a meal or a bottle of wine and enjoying a picnic in this “hidden gem” of live entertainment in the Hollywood Hills.
Doors open at 5pm for picnic and live entertainment! Then at 7pm the show begins!!! Let us entertain you and take you to one of the best and most colorful countries in the world... Brazil!
Tickets: $25 General Admission ($35 day of show), $12 for 12 and under
For more info: (818)566-1111 or www.BrazilianNites.com