Capoeira Winter Meeting Amsterdam – Encontro de Inverno 2016

Ieder jaar organiseert Grilo Capoeira de Encontro de Inverno. Een meerdaagse capoeira meeting in Amsterdam, een capoeira evenement met workshops van verschillende mestres op gebied van capoeira, percussie, dans en meer.

GriloCapoeira Winter Meeting 2016
Capoeira Event organized by Mestre Grilo, Escola

Capoeira mestres and teachers from Europe and Brasil will be teaching classes for all levels. Plus special dance- and music classes. Bring your instruments!

Pre-registration can be very helpful for the organisation of our event. Please let us know if you would like to join. For those traveling from abroad, sleeping places can be arranged (please bring your sleeping gear)

Confirmed Guests:
– Mestre Garrincha
– Mestre Sorriso
– Mestre Samara
– Mestre Timbalada
– Mestre Requeijão
– Mestre Rui
– Mestre Akesse
– Mestre Grilo (Host)
– Contramestre Tyson
– Contramestre Joel
– Contramestre Pé de Vento
– And pandeiro workshops with Claudio Kron

Program workshop:

Thu February 18th, 18:45 – 22:00
Music and opening Roda
(Montessorischool de Ekster, Karel Du jardinstraat 74, 1073 TE tram 4 from Central Station)

Fri February 19th, 18:45 – 22:00
Capoeira Training All Levels
(Basisschool de Mozaik, Verbindingstraat 2, 1073 TJ, tram 4 from Central Station)

Sat February 20st, 11:30 – 18:00
Capoeira, dance and percussion classes with mestres. c.mestres and teachers from Brazil and Europe
(Chasse Dance Studios, Chassestraat 64, 1057 JJ, tram 13 or bus 18 from Central Station)

Sun February 21st, 11:30 – 17:00
Capoeira Training All Levels, Batizado and Troca de Cordas
(Chasse Dance Studios, Chassestraat 64, 1057 JJ, tram 13 or bus 18 from Central Station)

Brazilian Party (Sat eve, February 20st) Live music from 22.00
With live band; samba, forro, pagode, capoeira, caiprinha, and more. Dinner at 19:00, for more info contact mestre Grilo.
(Cafe Noorderlicht, NDSM Plein 102, 1033 WB,, ferry from Central Station).

Price: (T-shirt + entrance party sat. night included)
3 / 4 days € 90,-
2 days € 70,-
1 day € 40,-

For more info:
– see fb-event: Encontro de Inverno 2016 – GriloCapoeira – Amsterdam
– or contact mestre Grilo: +31653610318,

Sleeping place (Fri eve 19th – Sun morning 20th)
Rosa Boekdrukkerschool, Vancouverstraat 3
(10min walking distance to Gym at Chassestraat 64)


Map Karel du Jardinstraat (Thu)

Map Verbindingsstraat (Fri),+1073+TJ+Amsterdam/@52.3528488,4.8988473,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x47c6098e818a773b:0xd1a7150e97173216

Map Chassestraat 64 (Sat and Sun)é+Dance+Studios/@52.3695187,4.8614696,15z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x0:0x771dd942703c62b4

How to get to party location Cafe Noorderlicht:

Navigation system:
T.T. Neveritaweg 33 or NDSM Plein 102

Map Cafe Noorderlichté/@52.3984395,4.8922196,16z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x0:0x8a6724f7e81fb243

Departure times ferry Central Station to Party and back:

Departure times NIGHT ferry Central Station to Party and back:

Nightbus 763 goes back to Central Station every 30 minutes, last one at 3.32 hours.

How to get to party from sleeping place on Sat:
Many options. One option is to take tram 13 to Central Station, and there you take the ferry or City Bus 35 (direction Molenwijk) and get out at bus stop Ataturk. For more options:

How to get to sleepingplace from party on Sat night:
Go to Central Station by ferry or take nightbus 763. From Central Station take nightbus 752 and get out at tram stop Jan van Galenstraat/Ruijterweg

How to get to sleeping place from Gym at Chassestraat on Sat + Sun (10min walk):éstraat+64,+1057+Amsterdam/Rosa+Boekdrukker,+Vancouverstraat+3,+1056+Amsterdam,+Netherlands/@52.3708421,4.8540792,16z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m13!4m12!1m5!1m1!1s0x47c5e2735ef0e5ab:0x4679202ce5368f8c!2m2!1d4.8614509!2d52.3695174!1m5!1m1!1s0x47c5e26de455ed6b:0x56480e5581164ff1!2m2!1d4.8553329!2d52.3731982

How to get to sleeping place from Gym at Verbindingstraat 2 on Fri:
Take tram 12 at tram stop Ceintuurbaan/F Bolstraat in the direction of Station Sloterdijk and get out at tram stop Jan van Galenstraat/Ruijterweg, Amsterdam

Location: Chasse Dance Studios, Chassestraat 64, 1057 JJ Amsterdam