Gingarte Capoeira Chicago

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Cultivating and transforming communities through Capoeira since 1991.

Free Carnaval Performance at Navy Pier 2/26

In partnership with Chicago Samba, Navy Pier is hosting a Brazilian Carnaval event as part of their Neighborhoods of the World series on Sunday, February 26, 12-4p.

Gingarte will be performing!   

From TimeOut Chicago:

Every Sunday at Navy Pier, Neighborhoods of the World showcases Chicago’s most vibrant cultural communities with live music, authentic cuisine, dance performances and art. This year’s nine-week series kicks off with Chinese New Year, then explores the traditions of Africa, Mexico, Greece and more.

Sunday, February 12: Celebrate Chinese New Year
Sunday, February 19: Celebrate Poland
Sunday, February 26: Celebrate Brazil’s Carnival
Sunday, March 5: Celebrate Italy
Sunday, March 12: Celebrate Lithuania
Sunday, March 19: Celebrate Mexico
Sunday, March 26: Celebrate Greece

For more information on Neighborhoods of the World presented by ComEd, visit

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