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Surrey Fusion Festival: a celebration of cultural diversity

One of Vancouver’s neighbouring cities is the host of the biggest multicultural event of British Columbia. Starting in 2008, Surrey Fusion Festival is an annual celebration of international cultures, with lots of food and music at the Holland Park, in Surrey. Last year’s festival had over 100,000 people, and this …

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Afro-Brazilian Carnaval sacode Vancouver

Uma das maiores festas de rua de Vancouver chega mais uma vez i Granville Street neste mes de julho! Organizado pelo Grupo Axis Capoeira, o Afro-Brazilian Carnaval is uma grande festa com muita musica, danca, comida e capoeira. O Grupo Axis Capoeira ja apareceu antes nas paginas da Brazilian Vibe. …

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Afro-Brazilian Carnaval on Granville

One of the biggest street parties of Vancouver comes to Granville Street once again this July! Hosted by Grupo Axis Capoeira, the Afro-Brazilian Carnaval is a big party with lots of music, dance, food and capoeira. Grupo Axis Capoeira already appeared once in the pages of Brazilian Vibe. The group …

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Dragon Boat Festival celebrates Vancouver's cultural diversity

This weekend happens the traditionalA Rio Tinto Alcan Dragon Boat Festival in the waters of False Creek. The event is in its 25th edition, and was created to showcase the city’s growing cultural diversity. It is one of the largest dragon boat festivals held outside of Asia, and is always …

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Protestos brasileiros chegam a Vancouver

Mais de 500 pessoas compareceram nesta terca-feira, 18 de junho, ao ato de apoio i onda de protestos que acontece no Brasil nos ultimos dias. Organizado pelo Facebook, o evento, em frente i Vancouver Art Gallery, contou com parte da comunidade brasileira que vive em Vancouver e tambism muitos estudantes, …

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Brazilian protests reach Vancouver

Over 500 people were present this Tuesday in an act in support to the wave of protests that is happening in Brazil in the last days. Organized through Facebook, the event was in front of Vancouver Art Gallery and was composed of many Brazilians who live in Vancouver, including students, …

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Outdoor music in Vancouver, featuring an energetic Brazilian band

The longest day of the year is drawing close: June 21st, the day with most daylight time in the year. And the best way to celebrate our sunniest day is certainly with outside activities. What about free music presentations around the streets of Gastown and Yaletown? This is the idea …

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BraZil com S

BraZil com S: a importi¢ncia da li­ngua portuguesa para criancas brasileiras no exterior. A fundacao Brasil em Mente, criada em 2009, trabalha com o ensino da li­ngua portuguesa aos filhos de brasileiros vivendo no exterior. Agora, com a colaboracao de professores, artistas e atis mesmo um embaixador, a fundacao lancou …

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