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Porto do Sul at 40th Ethnic Enrichment Festival Aug. 16-18 at Swope Park

August 16, 2019 06:00 PM until August 18, 2019 06:00 PM

Learn about Brazilian culture at the the Ethnic Enrichment Festival Aug. 16-18. Porto Do Sul joins more than 60 countries as they celebrate with food, drink, song, dance, martial arts and more. Porto do Sul will be serving feijoada completa (a traditional pork and black bean stew with accompaniments), espetinhos (Brazilian steak kebabs), pao de queijo (gluten-free cheese bread) and guarana (a soda made from a berry grown in the Amazon). 

The three-day festival includes a presentation by traditional dancers and an exhibition of capoeira, a Brazilian martial art by the talented troupe known as Axe Capoeira Kansas City www.capoeirakc.com. Their presentation will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday. 

Entrance to the festival is $5 and parking is free. Brazil's contribution to the festival is sponsored by The Brazilian Club of Kansas City. For more festival information, go Ethnic Enrichment Commission of Kansas City https://kcparks.org/event/ethnic-enrichment-festival-2019/.

https://kcparks.org/event/ethnic-enrichment-festival-2019/