Junina Fest – A Brazilian Celebration

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Immerse yourself in a Brazilian typical celebration with a twist. Junina Fest is our take on the infamous Festa Junina, a party that celebrates the harvest, community and fun! Dress up and join us with your family and friends to try Brazilian delicacies, listen to a variety of new sounds, learn and dance Forro, play games, send a love message and take part in the Quadrilha! Junina Fest arrives at the Elephant Park in Elephant & Castle with a day filled with experiences for all ages.

Attractions:
* Forro Foundations brings the swing of this Brazilian lovely dance with free Forro Classes and a set by DJ Chinedu
* Live music with Trio Forro London
* Live music with Let Drum Beat
* Quadrilha - This folkloric collective dance is super fun. Workshop and collective dance by Gandaia Arts
* Face painting
* Selva mini-parade with characters of the forest for the little ones
* Games throughout the day with Gandaia Arts
* Love Post - Send flirtatious messages to the loved one
* Brazilian food and drinks

More bands, DJs and attractions to be announced soon!

Junina Fest is a collaboration between Comida Fest, Braziliarty & Gandaia Arts in partnership with Festa Junina International

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