5th Annual Brazilian Day Festival
The 5th Brazilian Day Orlando Festival came to Lake Eola. Florida is home to the largest population of Brazilians in the United States, with about 300,000 Brazilians says the consulate in Miami. About 10,000 of which live in Orange and Osceola counties. The aim of the fetival was promoting and celebrating Brazilian culture with a day full of live music, food vendors, and children's events. Exhibitions of well-known Brazilian artists were also on display as well as a "Brazil Market Place" area with handicrafts, books, CDs, literature, clothing, and many other products.