The Brazilian Cultural Center of New England located in Cambridge is dedicated to the promotion, preservation and advancement of Brazilian culture, especially Afro-Brazilian culture and the performing arts. At the center, you can take part in Capoeira Angola (Capoeira is a Brazilian art form that combines martial arts, sports, and music. Capoeira Angola refers to all styles of Capoeira that is kept close to tradition), Roda or Maculelê, which are both Afro-Brazilian dances, or even Samba nights! These workshops are a great way to add a little Latin flavor in your life! For upcoming events and classes, check out their website here.
If you are a “foodie” and want a taste of Brazilian cuisine head to Inman Square in Cambridge. Local favorites include Muqueca Restaurant, located at 1008 Cambridge Street, known for their authentic Brazilian dishes and Bom Café, a quaint little spot, located at 1093 Cambridge Street.
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