Carioca @ Coburg 2017
Perform with Carioca de Copenhague at the Internationale Samba-Festival 2017 in Coburg!
With more than 3,000 sambistas and 200,000 spectators, it’s the biggest Brazilian-style carnival in Europe and outside Brazil. Carioca is very happy to have been invited to perform again this year! We will have a number of shows and take part of the great parade at the end of the festival.
We leave by bus from Copenhagen late thursday afternoon July 13th, and arrive in Coburg friday morning. We return by bus from Coburg late sunday afternoon July 16th and are back in Copenhagen early monday morning.
In Coburg we sleep in a sportshall together with a lot of other lovely sambistas. There are good toilet and bath facilities where we sleep.
The price is DKK 1,200 if you go in the bus, or DKK 500 if you travel to/from Coburg on your own. The price includes all meals in Coburg and entry to the festival area.
Early bird discount: If you register and pay before May 1st, the price is only DKK 1,000!
This is a trip for musicians, danser and helpers (harmonias) who want to be part of Carioca’s shows and parade. Rehearsal take place at Kapelvej 44 in Copenhagen beginning April 22-23 and we expect you to participate in most of the rehearsals if you want to perform with us. We rehearse 6 sundays before the Copenhagen Carnival which is on June 4-5. and on 5 sundays between Copenhagen Carnival and the Coburg trip.