The third annual Brazilian Festival in the grounds of Kelburn Castle, in Ayrshire. An extravaganza of bright costumes, pounding rhythms and exotic food and drink, evoking the infectious spirit of the South American country, say those behind the two day event on the 13th and 14th of August.
Here’s the full line-up:
SAMBA YA BAMBA – Scotland’s #1 Samba Group
SAMBA SENE & DIWAN – West African Funk & Hi-Life
THE FONTANAS – Funk & Soul with a Brazilian Twist
CAPTAIN SLACKSHIP’S MEZZANINE ALLSTARS – Dub Reggae Explosion
BANDA 71 – Carnival Dance Band
BRISTOL BRANCH – Authentic Brazilian Forro Experience
PIRATA – Chilled Bossa Nova
AUNTIE FLO + LIVE PERCUSSION (H&P) – Tribal Electronica
BEBADO DJs – Brazilian d’n’b & Breaks
DJ ASTROBOY – Worldwide Dance Beats
TIFF PEACHES – Choice Afro-Latin Music
REBECCA VASMENT – Bossa and Jazz
MAXI ROOTS – Cumbia and Reggae
CHUNGO BUNGO – Dub Reggae
+ ELECTRIKAL SOUNDSYSTEM CARNIVAL STYLE!!
DJ BUNTY & BOABMATIC (MIXKINGS 90′s hip hop set)
DJ Hex (brazillian dnb set)
WEE G (hiphop reggae soul)
RITMO BRAZIL – Spectacular Theatre Group from London
CARNIVAL PARADE – For all to join in
MALUNGO’s CAPOEIRA – Performance & Worshop
ELECTRICAT DANCERS – Eye-popping Samba Dancer Troupe
Plus WORKSHOPS FOR ALL, SPECIALITY FOOD & COCKTAILS, POP-UP TENNIS, WATERFALL POOLS, FANCY DECOR, FESTIVAL PROCESSION, BBQ, FREE CAMPING.
***FANCY DRESS PLEASE***
The event starts at midday on Saturday on The Square Stage and ends at 3am on The Viewpoint Stage. On Sunday there will be chill-out vibes and music on The Square till 8pm.
Camping is available from Friday through till Monday Morning.
DAY TICKETS* (10am – 6pm) – £10 (17+) / £7 (Under 17s) / £30 (Family)
WEEKEND TICKETS – £32+BF (Under 13s Come Free)
*Available on the gate only
kelburngardenparty.com (via Paypal)
Ripping Records (Edinburgh)
Tickets Scotland (Edinburgh & Glasgow)