7th annual Carnaval to take place Feb. 11 at Palais Royale

Author: Kathleen Joyce


The lively music and dance ofBrazilwill come to downtownSouth Bendon Feb. 11 (Friday) when the University of Notre Dames Kellogg Institute for International Studies partners with WVPE-FM to host the Michiana areas 7th annual celebration of the Brazilian cultural tradition known as Carnaval.

The event, which is free and open to the public, will begin at 8 p.m. at the Palais Royale Ballroom,105 W. Colfax Ave.,South Bend. % A repertoire of authentic Brazilian music and dance will be provided by the popular group Chicago Samba. %

The Kellogg Institute is Notre Dames center for comparative social science research aboutBraziland numerous other countries and regions. %% Other campus sponsors of the Carnaval celebration include the Office of International Study Programs, International Student Services and Activities, and the student club La Alianza.

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