La Alianza to present “Carnaval Brasileiro 2014” March 29

To celebrate the nearing of Easter and Brazil’s FIFA 2014 World Cup hosting gig, La Alianza will present “Carnaval Brasileiro 2014” on Saturday, March 29, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. in the Thwing Center atrium.

Julia de Burgos Dance Studio and a samba band will give live performances. Attendees also can enjoy semi-traditional Brazilian food, music, a FIFA video game station, face painting, a make-your-own-mask workshop, dance lessons and a mini soccer station.

Tickets are $5 for undergraduates and $7 for all others. Tickets can be purchased at the event or at