2023 LAVAGEM FESTIVAL!

WE ARE RAISING FUNDS

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*Above video by Marlon Morrison

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THURSDAY, APRIL 13TH

PRE-FESTIVAL at UNC Charlotte
OPENING NIGHT at the Mint Museum

Mint Museum
6-6:30 Welcome & Homage 
6:30-7:30pm Drum Circle  
7:30-9pm African-Brazilian dance

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FRIDAY, APRIL 14TH

LAVAGEM! @ TBD
Locations to be announced

Orixá Dance      6p-7:15pm

Lavagem          7:30p-8:30pm

Capoeira Roda

Dance

Performances

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SATURDAY, APRIL 15TH

WORKSHOPS at the Mint Museum

Honoring of Indigenous lands & people

Samba of the Caboclos

Capoeira

Break       2-3pm

Samba de Roda

Performances       4-5pm

**Click Here to see food options near the Mint Museum**

Evening WORKSHOP at TBD

Samba Reggae 

**Vendors for food and items for purchase 

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SUNDAY, APRIL 16TH

COMMUNITY CIRCLE
location TBD

Silvestre Technique    11-12:30pm

Closing                        12:30pm

*Photos below by Ace Murray

 
 
 

2022

AFRICAN-BRAZILIAN LAVAGEM FESTIVAL

CLICK HERE FOR THE COMPLETE SCHEDULE

CLICK HERE TO SEE OUR INVITED GUESTS

All participants of the festival must show a negative COVID-19 test completed within 48 hours of activities. Masks covering the nose and mouth must be worn during all events - for the full duration of the event.

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THURSDAY, APRIL 7TH

PRE-FESTIVAL at UNC Charlotte
OPENING NIGHT at the Mint Museum

Homage to those who came before
Drum Circle     6:30-7:30pm
African-Brazilian dance   7:30-9pm

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FRIDAY, APRIL 8TH

LAVAGEM! @ Camp North End
Goodyear Arts & Dupp & Swat

Orixá Dance      6:30-7:45pm

Lavagem          8pm

Capoeira Roda

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SATURDAY, APRIL 9TH

WORKSHOPS at the Mint Museum
Check in at 9:45

Children's Class     10-10:45am

Honoring of Indigenous lands & people

Samba of the Caboclos

Capoeira

Break       2-3pm

Samba de Roda

Performances       4-5pm

**Click Here to see food options near the Mint Museum**

Evening WORKSHOP at Nine Eighteen Nine

Samba Reggae 

**Vendors for food and items for purchase will be at Nine-Eighteen-Nine space**

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SUNDAY, APRIL 10TH

COMMUNITY CIRCLE

Silvestre Technique    10-11:30am