General Rules

The “Mundo em Dança” Folk Festival will be holding from September 05-th to 21-rd, 2020 in Espumoso, RS - Brazil.
It is a folklore festival which is filled with dance performances, music concerts and workshops in multiple stages, parades, official visits, cultural exchanges and tours. The shows will be spread between Espumoso and neighbouring towns. Espumoso and surronding towns are fellow in this project and together they are open to diversity of
folkloric or traditional manifestation by dance groups from all Brazilians states and foreign countries. The Organizing Committee will have the right to register images (filming and photographs) of the groups and presentations, whose purpose is for institutional records and event advertising, without ensuring the groups and its members rights for the use.

Only Groups Folklore and similar which have been selected after the registration period will be able to participate of the Festival de Folclore Mundo em Dança 2020.
All the groups must have live music.
Each participating group must not exceed 25 (twenty five) participants, it including directors, musicians, dancers, support staff and so on.
For groups that do not have they own musicians (using playback), the maximum number of components must not exceed 17 (seventeen people).
In case of need the delegation may exceed the number of participants, however each extra people will be charged a fee of US$ 130.00 (one hundred and
thirty US dollars).

Attention: The period to subscribe for the festival is from 30/09/2019 until 31/12/2019.


Accommodation: For up to 25 (twenty five) participants of each selected group, except Espumoso residents. The accommodation may be in dormitories or shared accommodation;
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during the event, with predetermined schedules;
Ground Transport: From the at Salgado Filho Airport in Porto Alegre / RS - Brazil, to the accommodations and return, as well as all transfers to attend the
festival program;
Infrastructure: The Festival will provide all basic technical infrastructure (lighting structure, sound structure and dressing-rooms);
Guided tours: All guest groups will be accompanied to local sightseeing tours during their stay;
Guide or Interpreter: The group will be accompanied from their arrival until their departure of the Festival by a member of the Festival who will serve as a translator to the group’s chosen language, upon its confirmation of registration;


  • 05/09/2020 - 21/09/2020


05/09 - 21/09


How to get there

Arrive in Espumoso / RS - Brazil or at Salgado Filho Airport in Porto Alegre / RS - Brazil, on 05/09/2020 and return on 21/09/2020 by noon.

Important Information: The Festival de Folclore Mundo em Dança 2020 is NOT responsible for groups that do not comply with the arrival day and time established by the Organizing Committee.
Important Information: We recommend to the groups to have a health insurance, as we are not liable for any hospital expenses such as doctor appointments, surgeries and/or purchasing of medicines.

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