Past Events


Picnic and Roda at Malcolm X Park

Picnic and Roda at Malcolm X Park

Sunday, May 20 - 4:00 pm

Join us this Sunday, May 20 at Malcolm X park for some food, drinks, good company, and capoeira!

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2012 Kids Batizado and Troca de Cordas

2012 Kids Batizado and Troca de Cordas

Saturday, May 5 - 12:00 pm

Mestre Curisco, Instrutor Morcego and Capoeira Malês DC invite you to our 2012 Kid’s Batizado. Please join us in celebrating our youngest capoeiristas and their achievements over the last year.

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Carnaval Africana - Afro-Brazilian Dance Party

Carnaval Africana - Afro-Brazilian Dance Party

Saturday, February 18 - 9:00 pm

Celebrate carnaval with a glorious fusion of music and dance from the Brazilian and African worlds.

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Only the Strong - Movie Night

Only the Strong - Movie Night

Friday, February 10 - 8:00 pm

Watch the capoeira classic - Only the Strong - at The Capoeira Spot on Friday, February 10th at 7pm.

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Party AXÉ at Axum Lounge

Party AXÉ at Axum Lounge

Saturday, January 21 - 8:00 pm

Baba Jan of DC’s Bloco Afro Samba Trovao will be joining the Brazilian Batucada at this month’s AXÉ (ah-SHAY) @ AXUM LOUNGE’ on Saturday, January 21.

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Performance at NBC4 Health & Fitness Expo

Performance at NBC4 Health & Fitness Expo

Sunday, January 15 - 3:30 pm

Come watch Capoeira Males DC perform at the 19th Annual NBC4 Health and Fitness Expo 2012, being held a the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on Sunday, January 15th at 3:30pm.

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Mestre Curisco Coming to Washington DC

Mestre Curisco Coming to Washington DC

Thursday, November 3 - 5:30 pm

Mestre Curisco is leading capoeira workshops from November 3-5.

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Capoeira Malês DC 2011 Batizado

Capoeira Malês DC 2011 Batizado

Thursday, September 15 - 6:30 pm

Capoeira Malês DC will be holding its 5th annual batizado starting on Thursday September 15, 2011.

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Mestre Curisco 10th Annual Batizado

Mestre Curisco 10th Annual Batizado

Thursday, August 18 - 6:00 pm

Please join us in this exchange of Capoeira experiences. Capoeiristas of all levels and from every group are welcome to participate in any / all workshops, rodas and batizado.

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Festa For All Summer Samba Party

Festa For All Summer Samba Party

Friday, July 22 - 10:00 pm

You’re invited to Festa For All’s Summer Samba Party on Friday, July 22 at Liv Nightclub. Dance samba to two live Brazilian bands and get a free samba dance lesson.

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PartyAxé at Liv Nightclub

PartyAxé at Liv Nightclub

Friday, July 15 - 10:00 pm

Come dance the night away at Axé (ah-SHAY), a magical night of music and movement from across the African Diaspora

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AfroBrazilFest

AfroBrazilFest

Monday, June 6 - 6:00 pm

AfroBrazilFest 2011 (www.afrobrazilfest.com) is a week-long event from June 6-12 in Washington, DC celebrating the vibrant linkages between African and Brazilian culture.

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Capoeira Performance at Meridian International Children’s Festival

Capoeira Performance at Meridian International Children’s Festival

Saturday, May 21 - 11:00 am

CapoeiraDC will be performing at the 5th Annual International Children’s Festival, an event that features a “variety of global dance and music performances from local and international artists.”

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Kids Batizado e Troca de Cordas 2011

Kids Batizado e Troca de Cordas 2011

Sunday, May 15 - 1:00 pm

Mestre Curisco, Instrutor Morcego and Capoeira Malês DC cordially invite you to our 2011 Kid’s Batizado. Please join us in celebrating our youngest capoeiristas and their achievements over the last year.

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Capoeira and Brazilian music performances at Passport DC

Capoeira and Brazilian music performances at Passport DC

Saturday, May 14 - 10:30 am

CapoeiraDC will be performing throughout the day at Passport DC at the Brazilian Embassy. More than 30 embassies will open their doors and invite visitors to experience art, music, dance and much more on May 14th. Come support us!

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