Posts Tagged ‘rio events’

University Bands Festival – MTV

Friday, November 20, 2009

It is organized by the OSC Marketing Esportivo e Cultural Ltda. The festival will present the newest and most promising young musical talents and promises to be the zero ground for all young folk enthusiasts. The Gloria Marina will transform into a breathtaking Carioca musical event thanks to the dance floors, bars, Djs, games and [...]

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Nescau Energy Street Festival Street Skate World Championship

Friday, November 20, 2009

The Nescau Energy Street Festival is the last part of the World Cup Skateboarding (WCS) that will gather 42 skaters from the following countries: Brazil, Belgium, Argentina, Germany and the United States. All of them will show off their skills on a park assembled at the famous Copacabana beach, in street skate and in line [...]

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Flag Day

Friday, November 20, 2009

The hymn that glorifies the Brazilian flag was composed by Francisco Braga and the lyrics for the song were written by the famous poet Olavo Bilac. The song was presented for the very first time at the Benjamim Constant School back in 1902 and in that same year Flag Day was established, in promotion of [...]

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Christmas Festival

Friday, November 20, 2009

It is considered the world’s largest contemporary street art event where architects, designers, creation artists, fashion designers, carnival professionals will present in a very rare way the 50 best natural size nativity scenes which were selected by the UFRJ – Rio de Janeiro Federal University School of Fine Arts. These scenes will be presented at [...]

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River Festival

Monday, October 19, 2009

The River Festival, which this year will reach the 11th edition, is the largest film festival in all Latin America. Here short, documentaries and national feature films will be exhibited to the delight of the public. This a very competitive show, which brings together short films, national feature, films as well as documentaries. The [...]

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