Folklore Festival

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At Jose Miranda Square, in Itakomosi, retired military Edson Torres promotes, annually, the Folklore Festival, featuring performances by Three Kings' Day parade groups, calango (folk dance which explains the origin of the lizard, typical animal of some regions of Brazil, where a person dances with a partner around a bonfire), jongo (a dance and musical genre of communities of African origin from Southeastern Brazil), capoeira, and maculelê (an African-Brazilian dance) groups. 


General Information

When:

August


Address: José Miranda Square, district of Itakomosi
Phone: (+55 24) 99221-8043 (Edson)

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