Join Unidos de Oslo to visit Coburg Samba Festival
juli 13 @ 17:00 - juli 17 @ 17:00
Join the Unidos family to visit to the most prestigious samba festival in Europe. The 14-16th of July 2017 the Internationales SAMBA-Festival Coburg / Sambaco is held for the 26th time, and Unidos de Oslo is invited to take part in the event that sambista all over Europe is talking about.
Every year the second weekend in July, the International Samba Festival in Coburg attracts around 200,000 visitors and 3000 sambistas to the picturesque Franconian town on the river Itz. In 2014, the Festival was awarded the title “Best Samba event outside Brazil”. What once started out with a few thousand visitors over 20 years ago is today the biggest Samba Festival outside Brazil.
The trip we are planing is open to everyone who would like to perform together with Unidos, as musician, dancer or helper! We will perform at several squares, streets and stages – and everywhere will be packed with people who all love samba!
We leave Oslo by bus thursday afternoon July 13th. We will arrive Coborg early during the day on Friday. The accomodation in Coburg is a big sports hall together with many other lovely sambistas, here the breakfast will also be served. All meals in Coburg is included. Sunday we take part in the big parade. After the parade we drive home, arriving early Monday July 17th back in Oslo.
To facilitate a as many as possible to participate from Norway, Unidos de Oslo will subsidize the trip and cover most of the transportation costs. We will update information about fee when we have recived prices from transport company.