“Rio de Maio” Samba Festival to Happen in Centro this Saturday

Happening right next to Sambódromo, the event will gather musical attractions like "samba de gafieira", "roda de samba" and Brazilian culinary stalls.

By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This Saturday, May 26th, Centro Calouste Gulbenkian, in Centro, hosts the "Rio de Maio" festival. Celebrating the Carioca pagode and samba culture all day long, the event will include live music, typical Brazilian culinary stands, among other attractions, until 10PM.

The "Rio de Maio" party happens in Rio's Centro and Zona Norte since 2015. The event was created by Rodrigo Carvalho, musician who has already played with important names from the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?