Happenings in DC, Maryland, and Virginia

***Please note: Many of these are not Samba Jig events and we are re-listing them as a courtesy. We do not take responsibility for these events. Please click the button for more details to check for updates or contact the organizers.***

March 2020

  • 3/1 (SUN) Shannon Dunne Dance (DC) more details
  • 3/1 (SUN) Juan Megna and Friends at Bossa Bistro (DC) + more details
  • 3/6 (FRI) Post Carnival with Cissa and JP Silva at Bossa Bistro (DC) + more details
  • 3/7 (SAT) JP Silva – Samba Carnaval Continues at the Grill from Ipanema (DC) + more details
  • 3/11 (WED) Bossa Nova & Samba Jazz Night at Bossa Bistro (DC) + more details
  • 3/14 (SAT) Saudade da Minha Terra com Jô Silva at Brazilian Place (MD) + more details
  • 3/15 (SUN) Carnaval Afternoon w/ Elin & Chris! Ressaca Carnaval Description (DC) + more details
  • 3/15 (SUN) Samba and Feijoada Sunday with Rafael Pondé featuring Rob Curto at Bossa Bistro (DC) + more details
  • 3/15 (SUN) St. Patrick’s Day Jamboree at Waverly Brewing Company in Baltimore (MD) + more details
  • 3/18 (WED) José André Trío at Blues Alley (DC) + more details
  • 3/22 (SUN) An Evening in Rio at George Mason University Center for the Arts (VA) + more details
  • 3/26 (THU) Pablo’s Baile at Bossa Bistro (DC) more details soon
  • 3/28 (SAT) Rose Moraes at Mr. Henry’s (DC) more details
  • 3/28 (SAT) Espaço Cultural Samba Trovão Fundraiser (MD) more details
  • 3/29 (SUN) Juan Megna Trio at the Raven House (VA) more details

April 2020

  • 4/6 (MON) Ceylon Mitchell DMA Solo Flute Recital at the University of Maryland (Livestream) more details
  • 4/24 (FRI) Gutierrez Medeiros at Bossa Bistro (DC) more details
  • 4/30 (THU) Pablo’s Baile at Bossa Bistro (DC) more details soon

May 2020

  • 5/7 (THU) Djavan at Strathmore Music Center (MD) + more details
  • 5/8 (FRI) Performing Otherness: Ainihi e Alteridade, a music and dance exploration of the shared rhythms of Nigeria and Brazil, at Joe’s Movement Emporium (MD) + more details
  • 5/15 (FRI) Natiruts with 4th & Orange (Late Show) at 9:30 Club (DC) + more details
  • 5/28 (THU) Pablo’s Baile at Bossa Bistro (DC) more details soon

June 2020

  • 6/13 (SAT) Capoeira Barro Vermelho Batizado & 10th Anniversary Celebration (DC) more details
  • 6/24-6/28 & 7/1-7/5 Smithsonian Folklife Festival featuring Northeastern Brazil (DC) more details

July 2020

  • 6/24-6/28 & 7/1-7/5 Smithsonian Folklife Festival featuring Northeastern Brazil (DC) more details
  • 7/16 Pablo Regis at Mr. Henry’s on Capitol Hill (DC) more details soon

August 2020

September 2020

October 2020

  • 10/2 (FRI) The Bumper Jacksons at The Hamilton Live (DC) + more details