Samba Fogo presents

Samba Queen Contest 2017

February 4, 2017
9:00PM MST
Pierpont Place
163 Pierpont Ave (240 South)
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Tickets for this event are not on sale.


Samba Fogo presents the 8th Annual Samba Queen Contest, a Brazilian dance party and competition. Come watch Utah's hottest Brazilian Samba dancers compete for the title of Rainha Do Samba, Queen Of Samba! Live music starts at 8:00pm, dance competition starts at 9:00pm.

Dancers get two minutes on stage with a live Brazilian drumline. 1st Place Winner, named "Samba Queen" will receive a $500 cash prize. Two runners-up, named "Samba Princess" and "Passista Especial" will receive cash prizes of $200 plus gift baskets with goodies from local businesses. Competition is open to all levels and genders - costumes are available to rent. Please send request to if you are interested in entering.

Special guest judges and audience voting will determine this year's winner. LIVE MUSIC AND DANCING FOR ALL! THIS IS NOT A SIT-DOWN EVENT!

VIP Tables seat four and are available for $200. ($50 per person). VIP Tables come with a personal cocktail server (no waiting in line at the bar), plus a great view of the stage and VIP treatment. Send email to to reserve your VIP table.