Calendar

From our annual live performances at the Rose Wagner Center, to our weekly dance class and frequent appearances at local festivals, there is surely an upcoming event for you. Please subscribe to our calendar feed below and check out our BLOG to subscribe to our news and updates.

Jan
24
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Jan 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Jan
25
Fri
Samba Queen Workshop Weekend
Jan 25 @ 6:00 pm – Jan 27 @ 3:00 pm
Samba Queen Workshop Weekend

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, January 25-27, 2019

Come study with the best! Aninha Malandro, Danielle Lima, Angelique Starks, Marcelo Gomes, Danielle Banci, and Lorin Hansen will be gathering in SLC to teach a full weekend of samba workshops! These classes are for all levels. You don’t need to enter the Samba Queen contest to participate in the workshops.

FULL WORKSHOP SCHEDULE:

Friday, January 25
6:00-7:00pm Danielle Lima
7:15-8:15pm Angelique Starks
8:30-9:30pm Aninha Malandro

Saturday, January 26
10:15-11:15am Angelique Starks
11:30am-12:30pm Aninha Malandro
12:45-1:45pm Marcelo Gomes & Danielle Banci
(Main event Saturday night)

Sunday, January 27
11:15am-12:15pmDanielle Lima
12:30-1:30pm Lorin Hansen

PRICES:
$50 to enter the contest
$75 to register for the workshops
$35 single workshop class

Enter the Contest / Register for Workshops

The Samba Queen Preparation workshops are open to all levels, regardless of who is entering the contest. This is a great chance to study with world-renowned samba experts who travel the globe sharing the love of samba!

Jan
26
Sat
Samba Queen 2019 @ Metro Music Hall
Jan 26 @ 8:00 pm
Samba Queen 2019 @ Metro Music Hall | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Samba Fogo Presents 10th Annual Samba Queen Contest

Come watch Utah’s hottest Samba dancers compete for the title of Rainha Do Samba, Queen Of Samba!

  • Celebrity judges and audience involvement for the final decision
  • Doors open at 8pm with live Brazilian music
  • Competition begins at 9pm
  • Ages 21+

The Samba Queen Contest is no ordinary event.

Guests will enjoy dancing to live music at Samba Queen – it’s a lively, energetic night on the town, supporting Salt Lake’s art community.

Dancers entertain the crowd as they compete for the title of 2019 Rainha Do Samba (Queen Of Samba) adorned in traditional Brazilian Carnival costumes of bright colors, feathers, sparkling bikinis and sky-high heels.

Each contestant gets a chance to perform a two-minute solo with a live Brazilian drum line, and local celebrity judges and audience voting determine the winner!

Dancers, enter the competition here

Tickets on sale November 17

General admission to the event is $25 in advance or $30 at the door.

VIP tickets and tables include cocktail service and a great view of the stage. We have four VIP options this year:
VIP Single $75
VIP Table Tier I (seats 4) $400
VIP Table Tier II (seats 4) $300
Booth with friends (seats 6)  $300

Purchase tickets and VIP tables here

Cash Bar hosted by Metro Music Hall

Metro Music Hall is located at 615 W 100 S in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City. The event is open to ages 21+.

Jan
31
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Jan 31 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Feb
7
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Feb 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Feb
14
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Feb 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Feb
21
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Feb 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Feb
28
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Mar
7
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Mar 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below:

Mar
14
Thu
Weekly Dance Class @ SLC Arts Hub
Mar 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Want to join in the fun? Samba Fogo hosts a weekly dance class, every Thursday night!

Samba, Samba Reggae, Afro-Brazilian dance, Orixa Dance Movement, and many other styles of Brazilian dance are explored. The class features live drummers from Samba Fogo.

The class runs year-round, on a drop-in basis.

Every Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00pm at the SLC Arts Hub (663 W. 100 S.)

$12 for a single class or $100 for a 10-class card

  • Live Drumming by Samba Fogo band members
  • Free Parking
  • We welcome both men and women of ALL LEVELS to attend!

Please arrive early to pay in person by cash or check, or purchase class online ahead of time by using the buttons below: