Axé Brasil Festival
Place: Cidade da Folia (Mega Space)
Axé Brasil is the biggest axé music festival in the country, after Carnival in Salvador, Bahia state. It happens every April, and in 2010 it celebrated its 12th anniversary.
The event is one of the most famous in Brazil, and always happens on a weekend. Organizers expect about 100,000 people over the course of the 2-day event. There will be over 15 hours of great music with the most famous names of the Axé music genre.
More info at the http://www.folia.com.br/. Prices range from R $130 to R $520.