Festival Romani

Location

1 SE Spokane St
Portland
,
OR
97202
,
US

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Past Events

Saturday
Aug
17
2013
Saturday, August 17, 2013 from 10am-8pm
10am-8pm
Venue:
@
Festival Romani
Get tickets here: http://festivalromani.brownpapertickets.com music * dancing * wine garden * vendors * food * children's area * workshops www.festivalromani.com From the deserts of Rajasthan, India, to Django Reinhardt's Hot Jazz Cub of Paris, Festival Romani will take you on a lyrical, thought-provoking, visually stunning journey along the paths of the Gypsy diaspora. Our mission is to celebrate the extraordinary diversity, beauty, and passion of Romani (Gypsy) music and dance. By exploring the influence and legacy of the music, we hope to deepen the understanding and appreciation of Romani culture. Sellwood Riverfront Park * 1 SE Spokane st, Portland, Oregon 10am-8pm suggested donation $10-$20 All ages - youth 16 and under are free Performances by: Via Romen (Russian) Colleena Shakti (Rajasthani) Galbeno Band (Balkan) Ritim Egzotik (Turkish) Kef (Balkan) El Cuadro Gallo (Flamenco) Djangophiles (Django Reinhardt-style Gypsy jazz) ~~~continue the celebrations and merry-making into the night at the after-party~~~ Bossanova Ballroom * 722 E. Burnside st. Portland 8:30pm-2am $20 ($25 at door) 21+ Performances by: The Underscore Orchestra Chervona DJ GlobalRuckus $25 all access tickets for both events can be purchased here: http://festivalromani.brownpapertickets.com/ for more details and performer descriptions: www.festivalromani.com http://www.facebook.com/events/493995954006060/