During this week we’re having a great event to celebrate another edition of Baião in Lisboa. This festival counts with many activities and Fora da Rota will be there with a very special ‘ ‘Rhythms’’.
From 9 to 11th of December the city of Lisbon is celebrating a new edition of Baião in Lisboa. 3 days with a lot to choose from: more than fifty dancing workshops, relaxation techniques, speeches and many other activities in Ateneu Comercial. Lisbon will be invaded by more than 400 participants, fans coming from all over the world to dance, dance and dance!..
What can we expect from these days?
On 9th of december at 10.30 pm the Ribeira Market will be invaded with Forró with the first Festival concerts. The following day there is a ball in Voz do Operário and the closing party will happen in Fábrica Braço de Prata.
This year the festival is dedicated to Dió de Araújo, one of the live legends of Forró, present in Baião in Lisboa. The festival will also receive international names of Forró music such as RAPadura, Camerata Caipira, DKS, Everton Coroné Trio and, of course, the music band from home, Luso Baião.
Is there any more?
Of course there is! Fora da Rota Tours in partnership with Espaço Baião, will be on the streets of Lisboa with its Rhythms telling stories and curiosities about this very special relationship between Portugal and Brazil. This tour is so special that it will end in Ateneu and the cost includes the event ‘ ‘Baião of 5’’ where you can participate and dance. More information »here« in our facebook event.
As for the festival you can find more information here.
We wish you good rythms and lots of dancing!
Source: Espaço Baião