If you don’t know what to do this weekend, come to the events below and enjoy the Brazilian fun of June: Forró and Festa Junina!
FRIDAY, JUNE 3 (TONIGHT)
Forró Brazuca w/ DJ Bambino
815 West Francisco Blvd, San Rafael
10 pm-1:30 am
Read more about Forró Brazuca clicking here.
SATURDAY JUNE 4 (TOMORROW)
Forró Brazuca @ Berkeley World Music Festival
Free performance at Remy's Mexican Restaurant
2506 Haste Street, Berkeley
2:30 - 4 pm
Berkeley World Music Festival, Noon - 9 pm
At the Veteran’s Hall, in Richmond
968 23rd Street, Richmond
An event full of traditional music, food and dance from Brazil during this time of the year. This is a true to its roots party, and you can bring the whole family.
From 5 pm to 12 am
SUNDAY JUNE 5
FESTA JUNINA – Contadores de Estórias Project
At Abadá Capoeira in San Francisco
3221 22nd Street ( @ Mission)
From 2 to 4 pm
The most beloved storytelling project for children in the Bay Area throws its traditional Festa Junina this Sunday, with fun, food and music for children of all ages. Forró Brazuca will play live music for the children, and the origins of Festa Junina will be told. This event is conducted entirely in Portuguese language.
To read more about the Contadores de Estórias Project, click here