Wow, what an honor!! The Arizona Republic did a full 2 page print Feature on our event!! What a great way to start of the weekend!!! Please pick up a copy today and see for yourself! Or just click each image to read it right here! We look forward to seeing you at the Event!
DAY OF THE EVENT TICKETS
Hello Friends! Fans! Family! Wow we are so overwhelmed with all the love and support we have received for the Event! Truly Amazing and Breathtaking! I wanted to update you on the Tickets. ALL Pre-Sale Discount Tickets have SOLD OUT. Meaning, there are No Pre-Sale ONLINE or at ZIA RECORDS anymore. They are all Gone.
HOWEVER! PLEASE READ:
THERE ARE TICKETS AT THE DOOR THE NIGHT OF!
THERE "ARE TICKETS THE NIGHT OF"! WHILE SUPPLYS LAST!
All Tickets at The Event Door are General Admission.
Tickets are $20.00 per person.
Doors Open at 8:00pm. You Can Walk Up and Pay to Get In.
You will get an ADMISSION STAMP
We have Limited ADMISSION at the DOOR. SO PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY.
ALSO! Since the Show is 90% Sold Out. There Will Be A Line To get in.
PLEASE and We can't Express this enough, PLEASE BE PATIENT.
WE are Working our Very Best at Getting You All In as Fast as we can.
Thank You Sincerely! Its We are Ready To Give You an Amazing Show!
Hello everyone and wow! we are excited to say that ALL ONLINE DISCOUNT TICKETS have now officially SOLD OUT! Its been 3 long months since our tickets went on sale! But we did it! Sold out Online Only!
NOT TO WORRY!
(But Supplies are Limited)
You Can Still Purchase Discount Tickets at ALL Zia Records Store Locations in the Valley.
Zia Locations are:
Camelback & 19th Ave. (NorthEast corner)
1850 W. Camelback, Phoenix AZ 85015
Phone - 602-241-0313
Monday through Saturday 10 AM – 11 PM
Sunday 10 AM – 10 PM
Dobson Rd. & Chandler Blvd.
1940 W. Chandler Blvd, Chandler 85224
Phone - 480-857-4942
Sunday through Thursday 10 AM – 10 PM
Friday & Saturday 10 AM – 11 PM
Thunderbird & 25th Ave.
2510 W. Thunderbird Road, Phoenix 85023
Phone - 602-866-7867
Monday through Sunday 10 AM – MIDNIGHT
University & Maple
105 W. University, Tempe AZ 85281
Phone - 480-829-1967
Monday through Sunday 10 AM – MIDNIGHT
AFTER ALL PRE-SALE ARE SOLD OUT AT ZIA!
YOU CAN ONLY PURCHASE TICKETS FULL PRICE
THE DAY OF THE EVENT MARCH 2nd 2013
AT 8:00pm WHEN DOORS OPEN
$20.00 Per Person
GUSTAVO DANTAS & NOVA UNIAO
We know its a party at Carnaval, no doubt about that! But we also have special guests! With that said, we'd just like to remind you we have our good friend and special guest at Carnaval this year, "Gustavo Dantas and Team Nova Uniao". Gustavo is a native from Rio de Janeiro, a 3x Jiu Jitsu World Champ, third degree Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu from the world renowned team Nova Uniao and owner of local Jiu Jitsu Academy, GDJJ in Tempe Arizona.
Team GD Jiu-Jitsu is the most active Nova Uniao branch in the United States. Gustavo Dantas has been buiding champions on the mat and in life since October 2000. MAke sure you stop by his space at the event to meet the man, his team and here about his academy, and how you can get involved - Kids, Boys / Girls, and Adults, Men / Woman alike. *www.gdjiujitsu.com*
VIP EVENT TICKETS SOLD OUT!
Wow! Thank you to everyone who purchased all the VIP Event Tickets. We are Now Officially Sold Out of VIP Tickets! All VIP Ticket Holders will have access to both floors (1st and 2nd) as well as the package they purchased which included: a Brazilian Music CD, Drink Tickets, Poster and Party Favors. Thank You Everyone!
GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS AVAILABLE!
You Can Purchase General Admission "Pre-Sale Discount" Tickets Online or In-Stores at all Zia Record Locations.
General Admission Starts at $15.00 per person Until Monday February 25th 2013 Online ONLY. AFTER February 25th, you can ONLY Purchase Event Tickets at Zia Record Stores (while supplys last) for $15.00. ALSO! Once Tickets have Sold Out at all Zia Record Locations, You can ONLY PURCHASE TICKETS the DAY OF the event at 8:00pm for FULL PRICE of $20.00 Per Person.
Final Weekend To Shop Online (Feb 22nd - 25th)!
Final Week (Feb 22nd - Feb 28th) to Purchase In-Stores!
Get Your Discount Tickets NOW!
A big Thank you to our friends and media sponsors at www.ArizonaLatinos.com. The online zine and community for all things latino, features and interview with DJ Seduce about the 4th Annual Carnaval do Brazil event. Interviewed by long time Phoenix columnist and featured writer, Ruben Gonzales. DJ Seduce and Ruben spoke about what people can expect to see, hear and explore at this years Carnaval event. You can click on the image to read the article or visit there website.
Whoa! What a spread! Many thanks to our good friends at Echo Magazine for sponsoring our 4th Annual Carnaval do Brazil Event! Echo, one arizona's leading LGBT community magazine's! The new issue is on stands TODAY! So pick up a copy! You might just see our ADD FULL COLOR! in there! www.EchoMag.com
EVENT FAQ & INFO:
The Event Date:
Saturday March 2nd 2013
Doors open at 8:00pm / Show Time roughly 8:45pm - 1:00am
This event is a 21 & Over Event Only *No exceptions
"The Venue Scottsdale" located 7117 East 3rd Avenue Scottsdale, AZ 85251
*Located in the heart of the beautiful old town Scottsdale
5. Online Discount Tickets:
Discount Tickets can be purchased directly Online at our TICKETS page starting
December 1st - Feburary 25th. Ticket prices range from $12.00 - $15.00 depending on when
you purchase them.
In-Store Discount Tickets:
You can Also purchase Discount Tickets at All Zia Records retail stores across Arizona for $15.00 per person starting December 1st - February 28th. To located a Zia Records Location, go to www.ZiaRecords.com
Full Price Tickets:
Tickets can be Purchased at the Event the Night of March 2nd for FULL Price of $20.00
VIP / Reserved Tickets:
Vip Tickets can ONLY be purchased online and are available on a first come first serve basis until they are sold out. Tickets can be purchased on the TICKETS page starting December 1st - February 25th. $35.00 per person
Authentic Brazilian Food and Drinks will be sold separate at the event. We have select food vendors who prepare and serve fresh and made to order authentic Brazilian Food you would find in Brazil. Prices range from $3.00 - $10.00.
All bars at the event will be open serving Traditional Brazilian Drinks called the Caipirinha' as well. The bars will also sell regular Beers, Wines and mixed cocktails that are non Brazilian. So
something for everyone.
We have a variety of Amazing Brazilian acts that will be performing at the event. From Dancers in traditional costumes, to Afro-Brazilian drummers playing age old sounds influenced from Africa. There will be bands as well from various part of Brazil showcasing raw elements of authentic Carnaval Music!
12. Seating and Viewing:
There will be some seating throughout the venue available on a first come first serve basis. There are some chairs and tables, along with select booths that you will find throughout the venue that will be quite satisfying. But you will only want to sit to eat, as the entertainment will have you on your feet ready to dance all night!
13. Vendors / Merchandise:
Afro:Baile Records Brazilian label and host of the event will have a nice merchandise booth set up selling Brazilian CD's, T-Shirts, posters, and more cool stuff from the label. The event will also
host a select number of other vendors that will be on hand showcasing there business and products as well.
There is parking onsite at "The Venue Scottsdale". There is also additional Parking across the street in a parking garage. All Parking is on a first come first serve basis. There is NO Charge to
park at either place. If you arrive late, you may find that both lot and parking garage are full. There is additional parking withing walking distance of the venue on side streets.
15. EVENT TICKETS:
All Sales are Final. Rain or Shine. No refunds.
16. ENJOY CARNAVAL!
Finally Come to the event and Enjoy yourself! Afro:Baile presents the annual Carnaval event and Brazilian Day Events in the valley for over 4 years. Every year we strive to deliver an amazing event that features True and Authentic Brazilian Performers from Brazil. From Music, Dance, Performances, Food, Drinks, Merchandise and more, the Carnaval experience is something that is awesomely great time!
Contest! Ok so we've gotten a ton of questions about the Carnaval contest at this years event! Yes, we will be having a contest for BEST DRESSED CARNAVAL Costume! Which means you need to create something amazing! Contests are fun, and its great way to get people to dress up, and come enjoy Brazilian Culture. We have some great prizes as well including, Fogo de Chao Gift Cards, Frank and Lupes Gift Cards, Afro:Baile Records Label Bundle that includes, T-Shirt, CD's, Posters, and more! We will be offering 1st and 2nd prizes to all winners and runner ups! Don't hesitate! Look up Carnaval costumes online, and Create something fun you are gonna be ready to Dance in! Carnaval is a fun time, with fun Music, Dance, Performances, and of Course Food and Drinks! Its a time to celebrate being YOU!
We would like to thank our new Sponsors and Community Partners at ArizonaLatinos.com and Scottsdale's own Frank And Lupes! for helping Sponsor this years 4th Annual Carnaval do Brazil event!
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