Many larger cities around the world have Brazilian Festivals. New York City has a famous Brazilian Festival the first weekend of September each year to celebrate Brazilian Independence Day. Festivals like this can attract thousands of people...Brazilians and non-Brazilians alike who go to enjoy the food, drinks, music, dancing and rich cultural performances.
Capoeira martial arts performances often take center stage at Brazilian Festivals. The unique flow and combination of music, dance, movement and culture is always a crowd pleaser.
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as part of the celebration. These types of festivals are a great way for the local community to learn more about Capoeira.
Many people see and experience Capoeira for the first time at demonstrations at Brazilian Festivals. Capoeira is so unique that it's much easier to see and understand it in person for the first time than to have someone try and explain it. As Brazilian Festivals grow in popularity, it will help more people to see and learn more about Capoeira and Brazilian Martial Arts.