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“Indy 300 Carnaval with 2-Time Indy 500 Champion Helio Castroneves”

February 25, 2006 7:00 pm to February 26, 2006 12:00 am

Mosaico Restaurant & Terrace
1000 South Miami Avenue (2 blocks West of Brickell Ave, on corner of South Miami Ave and SW 10th St

The beautiful terrace of Mosaico will be filled with the excitement of Indy car racing and the joy of Brazilian Carnaval. This event will serve as a Brazilian pep rally for the Toyota Indy 300, the season-opening race of the Indy Racing League IndyCar Series® at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Sunday, March 6.The guest of honor, Helio Castroneves, 2-time Indy 500 winner will greet the fans and media.

This adrenaline filled evening will also feature:

An IndyCar Series® showcar

A performance by Brazilian drummers and dancers

Brazilian and international music

Raffle tickets for:
Tickets to the Toyota Indy 300

CDs & DVDs

Bottles of Beleza Pura® Super Premium Cachaça

Roundtrip ticket to Brazil on TAM Brazilian Airlines!
Music and racing videos on the large screen

Party favors, caipirinha drink specials and much more!
The MC for the party will be Gene de Souza, host of Café Brasil on 88.9FM Serious Jazz. Café Brasil is the only program in South Florida 100% dedicated to Brazilian music, and is a recipient of the Brazilian International Press Award.

The Toyota Indy 300 is the season-opener for the IRL IndyCar Series® and features the same cars and drivers that race at the Indianapolis 500, including drivers Helio Castroneves, two-time Indy 500 champion and Sam Hornish Jr., three-time Toyota Indy 300 champion, and defending IndyCar Series champion, Tony Kanaan of Andretti Green Racing. Last year`s Toyota Indy 300 marked the debut of the IRL IndyCar Series® on the new 20-degree variable banking that resulted in speeds over 200 miles-per-hour and Hornish Jr. edging Castroneves by just .0698 seconds.

This year, with the purchase of your race ticket you can also see a free concert by Brazilian hip-hop star Gabriel o Pensador (the Thinker). The performance will take place at 12 p.m. on Sunday, March 6 on the IRL stage in the fan walk area at Homestead-Miami Speedway.


Homestead-Miami Speedway

Beleza Pura® Super Premium Cachaça

Money Express

TAM Brazilian Airlines

Gazeta Brazilian News

88.9FM Serious Jazz

Computech Pro

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