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The Encontro Street Band Festival: Opening Party

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The Encontro Street Band Festival: Opening Party

Festival 2018

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Dates and times

3rd - 4th Aug 2018
8:00PM - 12:30AM
The Encontro Street Band Festival gets underway in fittingly flamboyant style, with a spectacular programme of carnival bands! Falling somewhere between the coordinates of street party, cabaret-gig and full on carnival experience, the opening party will feature an enticing selection of festival acts – including newly-formed Reel Brass (Edinburgh): a street-brass-ceilidh like no other, with super-sized New Orleans vibes augmenting the riotous Scottish ceilidh experience! And the inimitable 50-piece Rhythms of the City (London): happily encompassing every style that should and shouldn't be attempted with Samba percussion, vocals & guitars!

No messing – this party is not to be missed…

Delivered in partnership with Glasgow UNESCO City of Music

Venue

Old Fruitmarket

Candleriggs, Glasgow, G1 1NQ

Open Monday 10:00am - 6:00pm

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