Cambridge Brasserie Puts A Twist on Traditional Fat Tuesday Revelry Featuring Brazilian Beats and Flavor
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On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 Beat Brasserie, located in Cambridge’s Harvard Square, is shaking things up for Mardi Gras with its annual Brazilian Carnival Celebration! Putting a twist on the traditional Fat Tuesday celebration, the restaurant will host Nanny Assis Band, an all-star Brazilian band, while guests enjoy Latin libations and a special menu of South American-inspired dishes from Executive Chef James Lyons.
Guests can begin their Carnival experience with an authentic Brazilian menu featuring dishes like Savory Pork Empanadas, Moqueca Capixaba (Brazilian Fish Stew) and Gaucho Steak with Chimichurri Sauce & Yucca Frites. To further explore Brazilian flavors, Mardi Gras revelers can samba their way to the bar for a special selection of cocktails.
From 8:00PM-12:00AM the Nanny Assis Band will fill the room with its hip Brazilian beats. Born in the northeastern Brazilian city of Salvador, Bahia, singer/songwriter and percussionist Nanny Assis has been a leading Brazilian artist for over 30 years. With an outstanding ability to perform Bossa Nova, Brazilian Jazz, Forro and a myriad of Afro-Brazilian sounds, Nanny’s talents will be joined on-stage by a band of Grammy award-winning artists during this special event.
For more information or to make a reservation for Beat Brasserie’s Brazilian Carnival visit www.beathotel.com, or call 617.499.0001.
WHERE: Beat Brasserie, 13 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA | P. 617.499.0001
WHEN: Tuesday, February 28th, 2017. Food & drink from 4:00PM to 12:00AM. Live music from 7:30PM – 12:00AM
INFO: No cover charge, cash Bar. Reservations recommended.
About Beat Brasserie
Beat Brasserie is an American brasserie and bar located in the heart of Harvard Square in Cambridge, MA. Inspired by the hippie and beat movements of the mid-twentieth century, The Beat caters to all walks of life. Their mission is to satisfy the local community as well as vagabonds passing through. With an always fresh, seasonal, and wholesome menu, enjoyable for carnivores and vegetarians alike, The Beat’s dishes draw influence and flavors from around the world. The bar celebrates American spirits and American artisanal wines crafted by small batch winemakers with heart and soul. To heighten the senses further, Beat features daily live music by cutting edge musicians in jazz, blues and world music, bringing eclectic artistry to their stage in Cambridge. For more information visit www.beatbrasserie.com.