Brazil Opens GlobalFest with a Bang!

(Calgary, AB – August 19, 2016) – Brazil’s Vision Show Group illuminated the sky this evening with captivating fireworks at GlobalFest’s Trico Homes International Fireworks Festival. The Brazilian team took the audience through an array of animated and emotional moments through their show entitled “Brazil – A Tropical Country”, designed by Enzo Radin Feroldi. The music, which included “La La La” by Shakira Featuring Calinhos Brown, accompanied the pyromusical presentation that dazzled the audience.
Prior to the Fireworks, festival patrons took in the sights, sounds, smells, and tastes that the Sunbelt Rentals OneWorld Festival has to offer: Cultural Pavilions, Ethnic Food, International Bar, Café North and  Molson Beer Garden, three performance stages including the GALA Village Stage, Café Stage, and the RE/MAX MainStage, Children’s Village presented by Shakers Fun Centre, as well as the Night Market. There’s something for everyone!
2016 Trico Homes International Fireworks Festival Schedule:
Friday, August 19 – Brazil
Saturday, August 20 – Chile
Tuesday, August 23 – Mexico
Thursday, August 25 – USA
Saturday, August 27 – Finale (Canada)
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Erin Fiell – Marketing & Communications Coordinator
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About GlobalFest
GlobalFest is a not-for-profit society dedicated to celebrating and showcasing Calgary’s cultural diversity and artistic excellence within our communities locally and across the globe. We are committed to producing an inclusive, world-class, multi-faceted arts and cultural festival that will enhance Alberta’s reputation as a truly international destination.
GlobalFest is host to numerous other exciting events alongside its world-renowned and award-winning pyromusical fireworks display: a thought-provoking, multi-day Human Rights Forum presented by TD that tackles issues such as racism, discrimination, and cultural inclusion; the Sunbelt Rentals OneWorld Festival featuring cultural pavilions, ethnic food vendors, citizenship ceremony; a night market displaying artisanal works from a variety of vendors. A schedule for these events can be found on GlobalFest’s website: 

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