JOin us for our 5th Annual Festa Junina
Festa Junina, also known as Festa de São João, is a traditional festival that happens at the beginning of June. It is a month to commemorate some of the most famous saints for Catholics; Saint Anthony, Saint John the Baptist and Saint Peter. It is also a month honor rain, the harvest season and marital union. It celebrates rural life and features typical clothing, food, dance primarily quadrilha, a type of square dancing.
Want to Get Involved?
Volunteering is a great way to get involved in the Brazilian community in St. Louis and to learn more about the Brazilian culture. It is also a great way to meet new people. Interested in volunteering at Festa Junina? Contact us now!