Gathering will feature live music, complimentary yoga and free and discounted açaí bowls
Portland, Ore. – June 2018 – Carioca Bowls, the Brazilian-inspired café which offers delicious and nutritious superfood açaí bowls, will celebrate its third anniversary with a festive party on Saturday, June 30, 2018.
Located at 827 NE Alberta St, Carioca (Care-ee-o-ka) Bowls is Portland’s first authentic açaí (ah-sigh-ee) café. The café shares its space with Full Lotus PDX which offers classical yoga by donation and both are inside Good Life Medicine Center. Together, the east-meets-west, Indian- and Brazilian-inspired venue serves as Portland’s hub for a happy, healthy lifestyle.
“As we mark our third anniversary, we want to thank our loyal customers and invite them to celebrate with us with yoga, delicious food, musical performances and more,” said co-owner Matthew Lau.
The day-long, line-up of activities will start at 8 am with free outdoor yoga and each participant gets a free post-yoga acai bowl. Starting a 9 am the first 50 people in line get a free acai bowl. At 9:30 am Mo Phillips will start performing family-friendly jams. At 10:30 am the Brazilian DJ and dance lessons begin. There will be a live Lambada performance at 11:00 am. At noon, attendees can learn to Samba and there is a capoeira class at 1:00 pm. From 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Whole Milk will perform ambient surf music. And from 4:00 to 7:00 pm, the Portland Jazz School Sextet will perform.
The original, nutrient dense, delicious Carioca Bowls will be $7 all day long. Additionally, there will be contests throughout the day to win free t-shirts, gift cards, and a year of free Carioca bowls.
Cariocas are the natives to Rio de Janeiro and embody health, wellness, and vitality. The Cariocas were some of the first to embrace the açaí bowl as a staple. Carioca Bowls strives to make the best organic açaí bowls blending Sambazon Organic Açaí with other organic fruits all topped with some of the most innovative, local and organic superfoods creating nourishing bowls for the soul.
In addition to the açaí bowls, Carioca Bowls now serves beer, wine, and unique Brazilian cocktails. They also offer authentic organic kitchari options with fresh toppings like kale, cabbage, and roasted sweet potato.
Carioca Bowls invested in the restoration to the property both indoors and outdoors to create a gorgeous garden patio and intimate indoor café.
Co-owner Richard Matusow added, “This next year we’re excited to raise the bar with more over-the-top acai bowls and welcoming community events.”
SUMMER OPENING HOURS: Every day 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
About Carioca Bowls
Located at 827 NE Alberta St, Carioca (Care-ee-o-ka) Bowls is Portland’s first authentic açaí (ah-sigh-ee) café. Cariocas are the natives to Rio de Janeiro and embody health, wellness, and vitality. The Cariocas were some of the first to embrace the açaí bowl as a staple. Carioca Bowls strives to make the best organic açaí bowls blending with Sambazon Organic Açaí and other organic fruits all topped with some of the most innovative, local and organic superfoods. To learn more, follow Carioca Bowl on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook as well as www.cariocabowls.com.