Thursday, February 9, 2017 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location: North Beach Bandshell

An evening of samba under the stars, kicking off an exciting samba series

7:00 – 8:00 PM Happy Hour and Dance lesson from Brazil Dances
8:00 PM Live band: Rose Max Samba Band

Rose Max is the most in-demand and award winning Brazilian singer based in South Florida. Over a 25+ year career she has earned numerous awards (New Times Best of Miami, Brazilian International Press Awards), and a legion of loyal fans. Although she is most well known for her Bossa Nova and Brazilian jazz performances, this special project, Rose Max Samba Band, features 100% pure and authentic samba music from Rio de Janeiro. Led by Rose Max on vocals and percussion and renowned guitarist and arranger Ramatis Moraes, plus a rotating cast of guest drummers and percussionist, the evening features the great anthems of samba, from the traditional “marchinhas” of the 1920’s to the samba hits of today by Zeca Pagodinho, Arlindo Cruz, Beth Carvalho and more.

Free, with a suggested $5 donation at the door

All ages welcome! You don’t need a partner to join the fun.

Dance Band Night is presented with support from the National Endowment for the Arts.  The Samba Series is presented with support from Soul Cachaça and ReJuv Chip.