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Carnival SouSou! Our Carnival Traditions

Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute

120 East 125th Street

New York, NY 10035
FREE
Carnival SouSou! Our Carnival Traditions

Carnival SouSou! Our Carnival Traditions

SouSou Saturdays are monthly family-oriented art-making, dance, and music workshops held every second Saturday of the month at the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute.

Come experience some of our wonderful Carnival traditions. From Mardi Gras in New Orleans, Carnaval do Brasil, to Mas’ in Trinidad. African descendants have contributed to making these traditions some of the most marvelous celebrations in our world!

Join us for our 1st SouSou! Saturday of the season-Carnival SouSou! Our Carnival Traditions! This event features Carnival centered storytelling with the characters of Callaloo Kids, a Trinidad inspired headdresses workshop, and an electrifying Brazilian samba dance workshop.


 

KIDDIE CARNIVAL! with CALLALOO KIDS | First Floor Gallery
Fun interactive storytelling with the characters of Callaloo Kids and their fun times learning about
Carnival.

Showtimes: 11:30 AM & 1:00 PM

ART MAKING STATIONS! COLORFUL TRINI-STYLE HEADDRESS | Second Floor Gallery

Trinidad displays some of the most grandest and most colorful costumes and headdresses during Carnival. Make a creative and beautiful headpiece to celebrate your Carnival style!

Workshop Sessions: 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM

DANCE & MOVEMENT- Second Floor Gallery
Learn about Carnaval in Brazil, move to Samba rhythms, and create a fun family parade!

Workshops: 12:00 PM & 2:00 PM


WHEN: Saturday, February 9, 2019

WHERE: Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute | 120 East 125th Street, New York, NY 10035

ADMISSION: FREE W/ RSVP | Rsvp Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/carnival-sousou-our-carnival-traditions-tickets-54899743611

SUGGESTED DONATION: $5.00



FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE. Participants should arrive 10 minutes before workshop/presentations. To learn more about SouSou Saturday please visithttp://www.cccadi.org/SouSouSaturdays.

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