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Darling Harbour Fiesta 2011 – Rio style carnival in Sydney. Come dance Latin style under the stars
- 1 – 3 October 2011 (October long weekend)
- Darling Harbour
High-energy music, dazzling dance, delicious food, exotic crafts and the excitement of a Rio-style Carnivale Street Parade are all in store at Darling Harbour Fiesta this October long weekend.
Darling Harbour Fiesta runs all October long weekend (1-3 October), from 12pm each day on three outdoor stages throughout Darling Harbour. Fiesta features international Latin stars, sexy salsa dancers, sensational Latin American bands, tango masters, traditional cultural performances, Brazilian Carnivale girls, flamenco dancers, amazing capoeira performers and more!
The 2011 Fiesta features four sensational international acts from Colombia, Cuba, Venezuela and Brazil! Fresh from the European festival circuit including Glastonbury and Lovebox, Choc Quib Town will fire up the dance floor at Fiesta with their Afro-Colombian, tropical style hip-hop beats. These Latin Grammy Award-winning hip-hoppers will have everyone reporting to the dance floor with their infectious local rhythms and hot live show.
Dance under the stars to the hottest live Latin music at Fiesta Nights (in the new location of Tumbalong Park) with some of the finest talent performing live, not to mention food stalls and an outdoor bar – it’s one huge Latin dance party!
Adding spice to Fiesta will be a delicious range a delicious range of Latin American regional specialities including paella, tacos, enchiladas, tapas, chorizos, Columbian coffee, Spanish churros and Argentinean alfajore cookies.
Cuban singer/songwriter Osvaldo Chacón will wow audiences with his timba style music – a spicy mixture of jazz, salsa, soul, funk and Afro-Caribbean rhythms, unique to his native Cuba. Osvaldo will perform with local favourites Son Veneno, an 11-piece outfit combining their raw energy with outstanding musicianship.
Fiesta program, coming soon on www.darlingharbour.comShare
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