Please check this page periodically as important dates of events, class changes/cancellations will be posted here.

SAVE THE DATE: JUNE 4 – 9 for ACBX’s annual student welcome ceremony, graduation and community performance.  Details to be sent via email to existing ACBX students. All students are expected to participate. 


January 3 All classes resume
January 5 Kids Spring Session opens
January 25-27 OPEN HOUSE! Free classes all weekend. Click here for more info and sign up for a class.
January 31 Last day of kids Fall/Winter Session
Feb 1 Kids Spring session begins. Ends April 27
Feb 1 Camp Registration opens. Spring early bird ends March 1, Summer early bird ends April 31. Click here for info.
Feb 23 Batizado 2019 Registration Opens (for existing ACBX students).
March 9 KIDS class only at 10am – one class for toddlers and kids at 10am.
  All Saturday kids should come to class at 10am today. Class at 11am and adults at 12:15p are CANCELLED.
March 15 CANCELLED: All classes are cancelled today.
March 16 CANCELLED: All classes are cancelled today.
April (early) ACBXKids Spring Festival. Dates & details to be announced!
April 22 – 26 KIDS Spring Camp week. Click here for more info. 
May 1 Kids Summer session begins. Ends July 27.
May 4 Adults class is CANCELLED
May – June Capoeira In the Park! Free classes at Van Cortlandt Park (242nd St.), in partnership with the VCP Conservancy.
June 4 – 9 BATIZADO ANNUAL EVENT! Annual graduation ceremony, cultural arts performance and master workshop series.
  Detailed info. will be sent via email re. registration, week of workshops schedule and fees.
  Registration opens starting February 23
July 8 – 19 KIDS Summer Camp (2 weeks)
July 27 Last day of kids session.
Aug 12 – Sept 2 ACBX is closed. Brazil 2019 Cultural Exchange, Rio de Janeiro
Sept 3 Adults classes resume. Kids classes begin Sept. 12
Sept 12 Kids Fall/Winter Session begins
Events & Workshops Outside of ACBX
February 16 Graduado Pixaim’s Batizado, ABADA Puerto Rico. Special guest: Mestrando Pretinho
March 6 – 10 Instrutor Pastor’s Batizado (Kids), ABADA Brooklyn. Special guest; Mestre Peixe Cru
March 14-17 North American Games in Mexico City
April European Games
May 2 – 5 Prof. Yara’s Batizado, ABADA DC. Special guest: Mestrando Brucutu
May Spirit of Brazil, ABADA SF
August 12 – 31 International Festival and World Games of ABADA-Capoeira, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.
October 10 – 13 Prof. Gordinho’s Batizado, Manhattan. Special guest: Mestre Morcego
November Zumbimba, Rio de Janeiro